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by Superfund
Wed Sep 23, 2015 11:50 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: from superfund's discussion on consciousness
Replies: 20
Views: 10081

Re: from superfund's discussion on consciousness

s fundamental property of nature the same as fundamental property of matter? Nature, in the broadest sense, is the natural, physical, or material world or universe. "Nature" can refer to the phenomena of the physical world, and also to life in general. So the fundamental property would be energy? S...
by Superfund
Tue Sep 15, 2015 12:45 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: more consciousness stuff to argue about
Replies: 2
Views: 2255

Re: more consciousness stuff to argue about

I find it interesting that anesthetics, apparantley works at quantum level that is not understood. http://anesth.medicine.arizona.edu/system/files/pdfs/Why%20anesthetic%20mechanism%20research%20has%20failed.pdf This from David B Hart; "there is scarcely a field in the higher sciences today that does...
by Superfund
Thu Sep 10, 2015 12:01 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Jesus and Krishnamurti
Replies: 9
Views: 6161

Re: Jesus and Krishnamurti

Krishnamurti ~ humility Can humility be practiced? Surely, to be conscious that you are humble is not to be humble. You want to know that you have arrived. This indicates, does it not, that you are listening in order to achieve a particular state, a place where you will never be disturbed, where you...
by Superfund
Fri Sep 04, 2015 3:26 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: More Consciousness
Replies: 6
Views: 3894

Re: More Consciousness

Hi Superfund, There is a lot to like in these excerpts (an appealing earnestness, patience, and generosity), but I cannot help but feel disappointed in David Bentley Hart's apparently limited view of science and what he calls materialism. In the previous thread where you quoted him, I pointed out t...
by Superfund
Thu Sep 03, 2015 12:26 am
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: Dr Who and Religion
Replies: 17
Views: 16455

Re: Dr Who and Religion

The messiah confronts his ancient enemy; (A Particular nasty version of Krishnamurti's "thinker" imho.)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NGzUNlP4WUY
by Superfund
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:26 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: More Consciousness
Replies: 6
Views: 3894

Re: More Consciousness

Reserved.
by Superfund
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:25 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: More Consciousness
Replies: 6
Views: 3894

More Consciousness

I enjoyed contributing a small snip of what I was reading recently in another post as it seemed relevant to some discussions so I figured to share a bit more as consciousness seems a subject of interest at the moment. The following is an excerpt from David Bentley Harts new book "The Experience of G...
by Superfund
Mon Aug 24, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: no empirical evidence mind reduces to brain
Replies: 16
Views: 8593

Re: no empirical evidence mijnd reduces to brain

Hey Joe, That is an interesting link and I plan to read again as i'm reading about exactley that topic at the moment. I'm at work so I figured I may as well bash out a paragraph of what i'm reading that might be of interest here. (David Bentley Hart - "Being Consciousness Bliss") "For one thing-and ...