Being and Meaning

Central to humanity’s story is the quest for an understanding of who we are and our place in the larger scheme. Toward this end, we have most often looked into the world for answers. Those efforts have yielded both spiritual and scientific traditions reinforcing what...

On the Documentary “With One Voice”

I happened upon a very fine 2009 video production called “With One Voice,” written and produced by Matthew and Carol Flickstein and directed by Eric Temple. The presentation is divided into eight topics: Personal Mystical Experience, The Mystical Perspective,...

Transitionalism: Religion or Ideology

The question whether Transitionalism is a religion or an ideology is a reasonable one. With its emphasis on meaning and spirituality, Transitionalism could easily be seen as a religious persuasion, while others will characterize it in ideological terms, given its...