In case you missed it, my most recent blog was posted on The News Hub as “Seeking immortality through life, not death”. Here is an excerpt: In her research into Victorian attitudes towards ...
What would spiritual scepticism look like? My latest blog on The News Hub is called “Do we need a healthier model of scientific scepticism?” Here is an excerpt: As fellow scientist David Pruett observed in the Huffington Post: “The authors of the manifesto are all scientific mavericks whose viewpoints are not mainstream. It’s worth noting, however, that […]
This quote is from The First Church of Christ Scientist and Miscellany
Below is one of the quotes I’m sharing today in a Christian Science lecture called “Rise and Shine”, which I am giving at “Mini-Focus 2015” in the beautiful Hayes Conference Centre in Swanwick, Derbyshire. (If anyone knows who this haikou should be attributed to, please let me know!)
My latest blog, published by OnFaith, addresses questions people might have about prayer that heals. It’s called: 10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Healing Prayer Here are the ten points the blog addresses: 1. God doesn’t “hear” our prayers, because we don’t need Him to. 2. Prayer frees us from the limitations of materialism. 3. The restoration of […]
In case you missed it, my most recent blog was posted on The News Hub as “Seeking immortality through life, not death”. Here is an excerpt: In her research into Victorian attitudes towards dying Deborah Lutz found a very different experience resulting from the then prevailing faith in life after death. “Today we try to deny the body’s […]
This quote got me thinking about the role of reversal in spiritual understanding. Mary Baker Eddy wrote that in the practice of Christian Science “…truth cannot be reversed, but the reverse of error is true” (Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures). Taken together, do these two quotes give us a whole new way to look at the shadows in our […]
Are you dancing to the music of divine Soul? “Mental melodies and strains of sweetest music supersede conscious sound” (Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures).