“True autonomy arises when we have broken free of all the old structures, all psychological dependencies, and all fear”. — Adyashanti
An evil entity or devil is a cornerstone concept for belief systems with a dualistic framework. It presents some theological issues that require circular logic and misdirection to compensate. Examine the problems with the creation of an evil protagonist.
The culture is like a tunnel. When you look into a tunnel, all you see is darkness. You only see the light when you turn around and face outward. Want to find out which way you are facing?
Find out how exploring your consciousness differs from the belief in a religion. Learn how to make the world a better place to live.
What is this mental condition, and how could it, or does it affect your ability to reason?
All the great Sages tell us that the only authentic and genuine faith is one that we create. If this is the definition of authentic faith, why are there so many religions? What does authentic faith mean anyway?
Seeing the world as black or white, good or evil, reflects bias, not the truth. It’s all the different colors that contain the profound truths of life you seek. Come and see.
What is “old-time” religion, and how does it differ from the New Age philosophy? Perhaps they are not as far apart as our culture would have us believe?
Are you drawn to the paranormal and supernatural but also fear it? This love and fear relationship is a part of our instincts. Understanding how this works helps us to control this automatic reaction.
We are programmed to judge, but we are not like Themis, the Greek Goddess of Justice. Themis wears a blindfold symbolizing unbiased thinking as a symbol of blind justice. Our programming is much different. Who is behind this programming?