An addition to the BHT, where Jesus describes how to pray, meditate, contemplate, and commune with God. (The painting above is ‘Christ in the Wilderness’, 1898, by Briton Riviere.) Continue reading “Matthew 6:5-8 BHT, How to Commune”
Fifty years ago in April 1967, David Oman McKay (1873-1970), the ninth president of the LDS Church, gave a talk in the priesthood session of General Conference that was unique. It was entitled “Consciousness of God: Supreme Goal of Life.” At the age of 93, just three years before his passing, President McKay was in deteriorating health, which is why he may have asked his son, Robert R. McKay, to read his talk for him. Continue reading “David O. McKay: Meditate to Enter God’s Presence”
Each of us goes through life with two main selves. Most people remain aware of only one of them directly, which is the first one:
How should we regard the Godhead, or the Trinity as many Christians call it, taking into consideration biological evolution, particularly human evolution, and other modern science?
Eckhart Tolle is a very wise man, among many. Let his words sink in deep. Continue reading What Is Meditation? per Eckhart Tolle
The scholar of comparative religion, Karen Armstrong, wrote in her history of God: Continue reading “Our Minds Paint Our Pictures of God”
An addition to the BHT, which is the Apostle Paul’s sermon at the Areopagus, or high court at Mars Hill, about the nature of God. Continue reading “Acts 17:16-34 BHT, Paul’s Areopagus Sermon about the Nature of God”