An introduction to my use fo the word transcendence to encapsulate a philosophical way forwards for humanity.
We all live according to some sort of meaning, some interpretation of what life is about. Here is my attempt to put mine into words.
As one of the most influential books in our culture, and as part of my general interest in religion, I read the New Testament. Here are my thoughts.
Words sometimes contain worlds. Compassion is such a word, and it is one of great necessity and consequence to our species. This is a discussion of my journey with the word, and the complexities of realising it in life.
My thoughts on the concept of god
I wrote some musings about this force which is so deeply consequential in our society, and against my better judgement put it up here
I can see in the midst of death, life persists, in the midst of untruth, truth persists, in the midst of darkness, light persists
— Mohandas K. Gandhi
Joseph Gaer
Another book I can't find a good link to, but this review is not really to recommend this book. It is to recommend reading a book similar to it. Like it or not statistics say that the overwhelming majority of humanity consider themselves religious. A huge percentage of them subscribe to a handful of "Great" faiths, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Islam and Christianity. Many other subscribe to folk, animist, and other religions. If you would like to understand the mind of humanity, what drives it in so much of its day, I'm not sure you can do so without at...