An Antidote to the Ugliness of Trumpism - Jesus Jazz and Buddhism
Religion and the History of Violence by Karen Armstrong http://goo.gl/dx7SaO Karen Armstrong at Politics and Prose Bookstore Armstrong demonstrates again and again that the great spasms of cruelty and killing through history have had little or no religious overlay. In modern times Hitler, Stalin and Mao were all atheists, and the power behind the Holocaust, … Continue reading Religion and the History of Violence by …
I like this.... Life in God as a Never Ending Journey http://goo.gl/riC9SS
Why study Buddhism....http://goo.gl/VK9ymo
Seven reasons why westerners like Buddhism....http://goo.gl/MU7Sm4
Twenty Key Ideas in Process Thought http://goo.gl/LjMa2
Ten Temptations of Consumerism and some life-giving alternatives http://goo.gl/P6RTlZ
Great article on the Jesus Jazz and Buddhism site | Twenty Key Ideas in Process Thought
In The Tree of Life there is a beauty which is seen in the gentle beings who travel the way of grace not the way of coercive power. The coercive power of nature -- hurricanes, tsunamis, the domination of animals over others, and the controlling power of humans -- has tragic beauty of its own, but it lacks a kind … Continue reading The Way of Grace & The Way of Nature….
The God Shaped Hole.... A few months ago Oxford Dictionaries Online added the acronym FOMO to its catalog of words. FOMO stands for “fear of missing out”--it’s the anxiety that rises up in us when we think that we may be missing out on a party or an event or really any kind of social interaction. It’s … Continue reading The God Shaped Hole….