(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.
Urantia is now quivering on the very brink of one of its most amazing and enthralling epochs of social readjustment, moral quickening, and spiritual enlightenment. [Paper 195:9.2, page 2082.7] According to The Urantia Book, the cultural epochs of our world have been sponsored and fostered in all sorts of ways. That none of these epochs … read more of Quivering on the Brink – The inner World of Mankind.
Following is a series of short videos that give a skillful and engaging overview of The Urantia Book that can be shared with Urantia Book readers and non-Urantia Book reader truth seekers alike. Read More of 4-Part Video Introduction to The Urantia Book.
The Urantia Book contains a unique and beautiful cosmology. The galaxies of the universe are organized in concentrically arranged elliptical space levels which revolve about the Isle of Paradise, the dwelling place of God. Our Milky Way galaxy is part of Orvonton, one of seven Superuniverses found in the Superuniverse space level. Read More Read More of Dynamic Grand Universe Model.
Exploding Dark Islands Many students of The Urantia Book start off quite impressed by its fabulous, “sci-fi” cosmology. But as naïve assumptions and misunderstandings about science get undermined, their interest in this “scientific content” can cool off. One student, who’d championed “Urantia Book science” for 20 years, recently hit this credibility wall. In a Urantia … read more of Exploding Dark Islands.
This is a work of over 17 individual papers dealing with revealed cosmology as in The Urantia Book. Revelation affords a common meeting ground for the discoveries of both science and religion and makes possible the human attempt logically to correlate these separate but interdependent domains of thought into a well-balanced philosophy of scientific stability and … read more of Eternal Isle of Paradise.
The timeline of our planet’s history is indeed a long one. Four thousand six hundred million (4,600,000,000) years from its birth as a fiery ball coalescing from a wildly spinning solar disk during a time aptly known as the Hadean Aeon to the present day is an impossibly long time for anyone to imagine. Particularly … read more of Evolutionary Timeline.
A few years back, the TV station SBS would often take a moment, between programs, to remind us of something. A deep, raspy voice would simply say: The world is an amazing place…. Indeed it is. And the more we learn about the world, the more amazing it becomes. In every field, researchers find that … read more of More Things in Heaven and Earth.