Exploring the concept of religion from an objective, sociological standpoint, “The Comforting Illusion: Lifting the Veil on Organized Religion” aims to somehow reconcile our modern worldviews with ancient spiritual perspectives.
On May 22, 2011, a devastating tornado left the town of Joplin, Missouri in shambles. There were 162 dead and 1,150 people injured. St. Mary’s Catholic Church was in splinters. The Catholic priest was asked if God could have prevented the tornado. The priest’s response was that, “Of course he could. He is God andContinue reading “Faith Demystified – The God Paradox: when bad things happen to good people.”
FAITH DEMYSTIFIED Astrology as Religion Astrology is a system of beliefs that is not normally considered a religion. But in truth astrology really is a religion, and if not that it makes no sense at all. In ancient times astrology and astronomy were one. Both involved scanning the heavens to look for signs and portents.Continue reading “Faith Demystified – Astrology as Religion”