Study Group Contacts

ANZURA maintains a contact list for study group hosts. Not all these hosts actually run a regular study group but all of them are willing to host one for anyone who would like to meet. You can view the list of contacts on the website at: https://anzura.urantia-association.org/find-study-groups     Read More of Study Group Contacts.

Urantia Towards Light & Life

(Editor’s Note: Mining the Archives is a collection of articles that have been published in various newsletters over the years and have been lying buried in the archives. A team of volunteers have been “mining the archives” for the gems, so now we can bring them into the light of day to share using modern-day technology.) … read more of Urantia Towards Light & Life.

The UB Endeavour

ANZURA’s mission is to foster the in-depth study of The Urantia Book and to disseminate its teachings. The UB Endeavour is a fundraising initiative to raise funds for ANZURA to help us spread The Urantia Book and its teachings throughout the Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific region. Here are some of our programs designed … read more of The UB Endeavour.

About the Arena Newsletter

The Arena newsletter keeps students of The Urantia Book throughout Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific in touch with Urantia related news, activities and events from our local region as well as from the global Urantia Book reader community. It also provides interesting articles written by readers on a wide range of subjects from … read more of About the Arena Newsletter.

Poem by Leith

(Written during the Warburton conference VIC, 1990) I’m composed and full of feeling I’m en-wrapped in silent healing The air flows cool in the Father’s mountains There isn’t much to say How we spend each pleasant day, But know, deep down within, That God’s Spark is close to Him Our walks of life take different … read more of Poem by Leith.

Living the Ascension Plan in Terrestrial Human Experience

The Plan of the Spirit (Presented at Urantia Association’s International Conference in Dourdan, France, July 2002) With your spiritual eyes anointed, you would see the heavens open and behold the angels of God ascending and descending.  And many of us, while functioning in the government of the Father and the universes of the Sons, are … read more of Living the Ascension Plan in Terrestrial Human Experience.

On the Cosmic Background

(Presented at the ANZURA Conference in Mooloolaba QLD, October 2018) Based on a presentation at the ANZURA Conference 2018, here is another attempt to build bridges between modern science and traditional religion, concentrating mostly on their differing approaches to knowledge. Science is fundamentally about more knowledge and its test for value is how well the … read more of On the Cosmic Background.

President Report

The recent tragic events in Christchurch underline how quickly our lives can change and how turbulent our times have become. The global phenomenon of the 24-hour news cycle and the proliferation of social media have certainly contributed to the increasing incidence of social unease and distress.  At such times, isn’t it wonderful that we, as … read more of President Report.

Time Lag of Justice

First published in the Arena, Winter, June 1996 There are some statements in The Urantia Book which imply that mortal creatures have a part to play in the final termination of the Lucifer and planetary rebellion. I have often pondered these statements in the book and would be interested to hear what other readers think … read more of Time Lag of Justice.

New Zealand Corner – Autumn 2019

Into 2019 and it’s been a year that we could easily call “stormy” so far. The world seems to be tossing and turning more violently than ever before, and down in Aotearoa it seems as though the war has been power-punched into our own breadbasket with the recent tragedy in Christchurch. But I’ve been reminded … read more of New Zealand Corner – Autumn 2019.