Tag: enlightenment

  • Is the term “God” useful?

    A friend, whose opinion I truly respect, challenged me during an intense FB conversation, with the statement that he does not use the word “God” in anything he writes. Now this friend has written down his beautiful understanding of the Revelations of Saint John. Using his author name PHOENIX, John Naughton wrote Revelations, The Bible…

  • Waking Up

    Waking Up

    This morning I was reflecting on how the Mythos of any religion relies on symbols taken from Nature in order to guide and deepen human understanding. From the Christian religion, for example, Jesus often talks about the need to “wake up.” His examples parallel the waking and sleeping cycles of day and night, but His…