Eat The Fruit of The Tree of Life: Solving the Ecospiritual Crisis of Climate Change and Existential Despair by Having Mystical Experiences

Eat The Fruit of The Tree of Life: Solving the Ecospiritual Crisis of Climate Change and Existential Despair by Having Mystical Experiences

The Tree of Life is a symbol central to many spiritual traditions. It is perhaps more relevant now than any other time in human history. We face a great ecospiritual crisis: the destruction of life on Planet Earth and human consciousness. Climate change, war, and the...
Putting Out The Fires Of Hell

Putting Out The Fires Of Hell

Hell exists as a real place of torture in the minds of those who feed its imaginary fires through their fear. It is only religious people who suffer from the real hell, and those escaping religion who are still in recovery from hellfire trauma. Hell really exists for...
Christianity is Holy War. The Great Commission is Ideological Jihad. God’s Kingdom is a Regime of Violent Global Conquest. Liberal Christianities are Complicit.

Christianity is Holy War. The Great Commission is Ideological Jihad. God’s Kingdom is a Regime of Violent Global Conquest. Liberal Christianities are Complicit.

Christianity is a Holy War Narrative. The Bible’s foundational message is a dictatorial King’s strategic vision of world domination. Holy War is a central metaphor in nearly the entire Bible.  Now that literal Holy War is less acceptable, God’s Kingdom Regime is...
Christianity is a trauma reaction. It re-enacts the trauma of suffering through punishments of wrath and sin. Compassionate awareness is the key to healing this traumatized way of approaching life

Christianity is a trauma reaction. It re-enacts the trauma of suffering through punishments of wrath and sin. Compassionate awareness is the key to healing this traumatized way of approaching life

Christianity is a trauma reaction. Judeo-Christian religiosity looks like a severely traumatized individual trying to resolve his trauma in unhealthy ways. Western religion attempts to resolve the trauma of humanity suffering by re-enacting it on other people in the...
My Exorcism of Jesus

My Exorcism of Jesus

When I was a little boy I asked a foreign entity to come into my heart and take over my body. He told me I was lost and hopeless without him, and that he would take my life if I didn’t obey his every word. I was very afraid. My entire community told me I needed this...

The Afterlife Manipulation

What if there is no afterlife? No heaven, no hell. The afterlife is one of the most manipulative doctrines of the Church. It’s an eternal system of rewards or punishments for those who do the church’s will (god’s will?). Tragically, many Christians live so dominated...
Relationship

Relationship

Looking at my approach to relationship, I am confronted with my self-image: masculinity perhaps? With my ability to get the things that make me happy, how I link that to self-worth, and so inevitably use other people as objects to establish my groundless sense of...