The Inner World of Mankind

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 … read more of The Inner World of Mankind.

Creation of Human Souls

An online study group was held as part of the International Study Day on Urantia Association’s Forum. Here is a summary extract of some of the discussion compiled by Nigel Nunn, VIC Following on from this year’s International Study Day, the online discussion began to explore the role of the local universe Divine Minister in … read more of Creation of Human Souls.

Making Truth Accessible

 What is it that makes something feel true?  In our “mind arena of choice”, when we choose to believe that something is true, what’s really going on? Let’s discount the gullible (who fall for whatever they’re told) and think instead about the best of our scientists and philosophers, the most inspiring of our poets and … read more of Making Truth Accessible.

Quivering on the Brink – The Inner World of Mankind

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.

Daring to Launch—Beyond where Reason and Wisdom can go

Nigel has been working on a Project for years and this Friday evening we all  were excited to finally have another taste of the next stage in his Series of  – An Introduction to the Urantia Book. The first installation we actually were fortunate to attend was at the 2012 Conference at the Sunshine coast … read more of Daring to Launch—Beyond where Reason and Wisdom can go.

Exploding Dark Islands

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.

More Things in Heaven and Earth

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.

Too Deep for Words

What two things are Thought Adjusters famous for? The idea behind our theme, “A Moment of Opportunity”, is two sided. Not only is this brief life our moment of opportunity to engage our Thought Adjuster, it also becomes a moment of opportunity for the First Source and Center to become Father of something absolutely unique: … read more of Too Deep for Words.

A Moment of Opportunity – “What is man, that you are mindful of him?”

Large parts of the Urantia Papers are designed to coordinate our knowledge about more or less familiar things. They expand our understanding in a logical way. But the Papers also contain highlights of pure revelation. For mankind of today, perhaps the most interesting (and intimate) are the revelations about the nature and function of Thought … read more of A Moment of Opportunity – “What is man, that you are mindful of him?”.