8th mo. 2018 Blog Posts (4)

Regarding the Gospel of Judas (a film documentary)

In case you don't have time to watch the movie, or can't get your hands on a copy, the National Geographic documentary about the Gospel of Judas is pretty interesting.



Yes, National Geographic was a sponsor of the project, as if it turned out this was an authentic document, then kudos would accrue to the documentary makers.  For sure this whole operation would need to be memorialized using state of the art film techniques.  One doesn't mess…
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Added by Kirby Urner on 8th mo. 27, 2018 at 5:07pm — No Comments

The "Presence" of God

Our experience of the presence of God is our entire experience, including all internal and external senses and our awareness of experiencing.

We can't say that some subset of our experience is the presence of God.

Some aspect of our experience may come to symbolize or represent or indicate the presence of God to a person, but that's an agreed 'codeword' between God and that person: "When I feel ___ then I know You are here & open for business." God is always here and open…

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Added by Forrest Curo on 8th mo. 26, 2018 at 7:01pm — No Comments

T. Edmund Harvey

I am working with Ben Pink Dandelion doing a PhD on  the English Quaker politician of the first half of the twentieth century, T. Edmund Harvey (1875-1955)

Thomas Edmund Harvey was born in Leeds of a prominent Quaker family in 1875.  A leading figure of his time, he was a politician and social reformer as well as an author of fiction and of religious, biographical, historical and spiritual works.  He was educated at Bootham’s School and Oxford; he is said to have been the first Quaker…

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Added by Mark Frankel on 8th mo. 22, 2018 at 6:12am — No Comments

A New Foundation to Build On: Introduction to “The Power of the Gospel”

The Quaker’s revolution was a movement to recover the experience of the power of God through the recovery of that gospel of power which had been lost “since the Apostles’ days.” -- Lewis Benson…

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Added by Patricia Dallmann on 8th mo. 16, 2018 at 10:10am — No Comments

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