I continue my musings on the creation account of Genesis. This time offering some perspectives on creation itself, God’s creative act, and the absurdity of theistic evolution.
Detachment and mortification on the path to God.
The Incarnate Word appears in Biblical history
It’s no secret that I am a big fan of the works of Wolfgang Smith, many of my recent posts have been directly inspired through the study of his works. As of right now, I am nearing the end of The Wisdom of Ancient Cosmology and I came across a point Prof. Smith makes regarding…
Thoughts on the ontology of man and Theosis
Some thoughts and reflections on Eastern Orthodoxy
A rant about rabid neo-Thomism.
This past night I had numerous ideas flood forth after finishing the second chapter of Wolfgang Smith’s Christian Gnosis. Toward the end of the chapter, Prof. Smith speaks of the parallels which the Catholic cosmology has with that of the Hindu beliefs, namely a triple-division of “worlds” or “realms.” This lead me to draw forth…
I often fall back to a basic understanding of video games or simulated worlds on a computer as an analogy for our own metaphysics.
I don’t hide that while I love and accept Thomism, I have more of a draw towards the Mystics of the Church and a Christian neo-Platonic view of being. It is within this viewpoint that I am not surprised to find myself interested once more in the esoteric.