2021 Annual Conference in Sydney

October 1 – 4, 2021 The Goodness of Love – a Keystone to Reality  We’re pleased to announce that the 2021 ANZURA Annual Conference is being planned to go ahead as an in-person conference 1 – 4 October this year at the Peter Canisius House in Pymble, Sydney. Things are looking good for both Australia and New … read more of 2021 Annual Conference in Sydney.

2020 Annual Conference Report

Last year’s 2020 ANZURA conference, hosted by our New Zealand team was held as a virtual Zoom conference on 10th October. For all the reasons we’re only too familiar with by now, the theme was aptly titled Post COVID Spiritual Life. This was a “first” for ANZURA and while the virtual format is not as … read more of 2020 Annual Conference Report.

Language Matters

A Reflection on ‘Insensitive’ Words in The Urantia Book (Presented at the October 2020 online ANZURA conference) The focus of this article is on language – and specifically on what I am calling ‘insensitive’ language. This labelling is, by definition, subjective and words that might offend one person do not have the same effect on … read more of Language Matters.

Post Covid 19 Spirituality

(Presented at the October 2020 online ANZURA conference) Norman: COVID 19 has put the entire world through a period of great challenge. One of the reasons a virus like this is such a challenge is because it affects peoples’ lives in a very mortal sense. The threat of dying suddenly raises deep anxiety in people. … read more of Post Covid 19 Spirituality.

A Bit of History

Urantia Activities in Australia and New Zealand (Presented at the October 2020 online ANZURA Conference) Much on ANZURA’s website – like other websites – is an archive, and I hope you will agree, a very valuable resource – both for aiding in study and for keeping our memories alive. Good memories can be energizing especially … read more of A Bit of History.

Where are the Daughters of God?

(Editor’s note: this was presented by Marion at the 1997 Conference in Sydney) Our mission here on this planet is to strive to become Godlike, but the leap from mortal kind like us to God is unimaginably huge, as the authors of The Urantia Book never tire of reminding us! We are told that the … read more of Where are the Daughters of God?.

Virtual Study Groups and Conferences

The era of virtual study groups and conferences is upon us! With the entire world in lockdown due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus, unexpected opportunities have been arising in the Urantia Book reader communities. Readers are discovering how easy it is to meet with other readers from all over the world from the comfort of their … read more of Virtual Study Groups and Conferences.

The Apostle Matthew

Mining the Archives (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 … read more of The Apostle Matthew.

Annual Conference Auckland New Zealand 2020

DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS WE REGRET TO SAY THAT THIS YEAR’S CONFERENCE IN NEW ZEALAND HAS BEEN CANCELLED. WE PLAN TO RE-SCHEDULE THE CONFERENCE AT THE SAME VENUE IN 2022. STAY TUNED…   Old Promo: 2020 Vision Through a Cosmic Lens—Hindsight, Insight & Foresight Next year’s ANZURA conference returns to Vaughan Park, Long Bay … read more of Annual Conference Auckland New Zealand 2020.

Canberra 2019 Conference Report

Mind Over Matter – Spirit Over Mind This year’s ANZURA conference was held 27th to 30th September at the Green Hills Conference Centre, Stromlo in a gorgeous bush setting just outside of Canberra. The members of the Canberra Study Group hosted the conference and readers travelled from the various cities, towns and environs in New … read more of Canberra 2019 Conference Report.