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Webinar Series on Contemporary Mysticism

A  joyous greeting to all followers, friends, patrons and visitors of our site, The Mystical Path. Beginning this year, we plan to open and start a series of small, intimate online seminar-workshops over the Internet (webinars) on the theme of … Continue reading

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Christian Dilemmas

Here is a fascinating documentary that challenges mainstream Christian beliefs. Warning to Christian believers: The documentary may trigger a spiritual crisis of faith. Are you open-minded enough to handle its assertions and claims? They are, after all, Christian Dilemmas. If … Continue reading

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The Devil, Demonic Possession, and We

On Facebook, where we maintain a presence, a recent chat transpired between a “mystical aspirant” and me about the subjects of the devil and the demonic possession. I am sharing and reproducing the Facebook conversation here. The Mystical Path (TMP): … Continue reading

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The Spirit in Denzel Washington

  I recently came across the news item of a commencement address delivered by the well-known movie actor Denzel Washington. His message was awesome in its truth, simplicity and straightforwardness. I felt it was worth sharing his speech and the … Continue reading

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Discovering Karen Armstrong

Karen Armstrong is a very eminent scholar, researcher, author, and lecturer on the subjects of religion and comparative religion. She is truly remarkable, fabulously brilliant and wholly passionate with respect to her life’s work and accomplishments and her scholarly reflections … Continue reading

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The Book of Revelation

  An EXCELLENT 2003 BBC documentary on the Book of Revelation — the most sensible, well researched and best analysed I have seen thus far about the apocalyptic book. It proves the maxim that “meanings are in the minds of … Continue reading

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The Future of Meditation

Meditation is trending and mainstream in the public consciousness now, for a number of compelling reasons. In the near future, its practice is expected to become commonplace and normal, hopefully regular, too. It’s nice to know we’re in the lead. … Continue reading

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How Jesus Became God

When Bart Ehrman was a young Evangelical Christian, he wanted to know how God became a man, but now, as an agnostic and historian of early Christianity, he wants to know how a man became God. (Quote from “If Jesus … Continue reading

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Feeling, Not Thinking, Makes It So

“Although many of us may think of ourselves as thinking creatures that feel, biologically we are feeling creatures that think.”          — Jill Bolte Taylor, PhD — (from her book My Stroke of Insight) New Age teachers have gotten it all … Continue reading

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Caesar’s Messiah

A MOST WONDERFUL documentary presenting the theory that the Christian gospels were products of Roman Flavian propaganda. Perhaps the best in its genre. It is not at all surprising that we, humanity, should have the benefit of this documentary’s insights … Continue reading

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