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  • Smearing the Name of Gnosticism (Review of John Gager’s work)

    A Review of, The Origins of Anti-Semitism: Attitudes toward Judaism in Pagan and Christian Antiquity by John Gager Before getting to a review of this book, lets first define Antisemitism.  I think we can all agree that antisemitism is a prejudicial and usually hostile attitude against the religion and/or race of Judaism. Wikipedia defines antisemitism […] More

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  • Review: Gnosticism: New Light on the Ancient Tradition of Inner Knowing

    I was so thrilled to read Stephan A. Hoeller’s work, “Gnosticism: New Light on the Ancient Tradition of Inner Knowing.”  My background covers a variety of religious and spiritual practices.  Recently I had been drawn into the use of mysticism related to Gnosticism.  However, I wanted to gain some depth on the subject of Gnosticism […] More

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  • The Tao of Daily Life [chapter 4]

    At this point in the material, the author of The Tao of Daily Life, tells the story of a monk who had a issue with a spider. Each time he would meditate he would see a giant spider approach him. This prevented him from meditating. He told his Master about this and his Master told […] More

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  • The Tao of Daily Life [chapter 3]

    Chapter 3 opens with a story Derek Lin relates about the Empress of China feeling her palace building and into the countryside. There she is hungry, tired and frustrated. She comes to a farm and demands food at once. They are poor people, so the best they can do is give her some porridge and […] More

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  • The Tao of Daily Life [chapter 2]

    Chapter 2 of The Tail of Daily Life, opens with the classic tale of a man escaping a tiger. He is being chased by a tiger, finds a cliff, grabs a vine and climbs down from the cliff. The tiger is stopped at the top of the cliff roaring down at him. Below him unfortunately […] More

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  • The Tao of Daily Life [chapter 1]

    In Derek Lin’s book The Tao of Daily Life: The Mysteries of the Orient Revealed The Joys of Inner Harmony Found The Path to Enlightenment Illuminated, he opens chapter 1 with a story I’ve heard before. It’s the analogy of the Fish. There is a young fish and a Older Fish. The young fish asks […] More

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