What are Gnosis, Gnostic and Gnosticism?

Gnosis Gnosis has played an integral role in spirituality for thousands of years, but the 1945 Nag Hammadi discovery of a group of texts labeled the Gnostic Gospels, has made gnosis a popular subject. And like most popular subjects, conflicting information quickly accumulates that can become confusing. Let’s sift through some of the popular misconceptions… Continue Reading

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Escape From Fear

Your thoughts produce emotions, your emotions produce chemicals, and those chemicals can become highly addictive when you continue to think the same thoughts. Among the most addictive, and also the most destructive, are the chemicals associated with the emotion of fear. The body experience two basic types of fear: The first fear is usually considered… Continue Reading

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Truth Is On the Wind

On the surface it seems logical that the best place to learn about God is ‘holy books’ and ‘sacred scriptures,’ but when we know that everything in existence is the Divine, we realize truth can whisper  to us from any source. To hear it, we can follow Rumi’s advice “Make everything in you an ear,… Continue Reading

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Truth or Consolation?

We all want to feel comfortable, and when we don’t, we would like to be comforted and consoled. At times we all want someone to say “poor baby,” but have you ever thought that consolation might be more of a hindrance than a help? What’s really behind our desire for consolation? In his book, Three… Continue Reading

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