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 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.
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.
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.
Nigel Nunn, our resident Astrophysicist, showed Part 1 of his DVD presentation — Universe Frames — view here Read More of Introducing the Personal Universe.
ANZURA’s presentation of The Urantia Book at the Parliament of the World’s Religions December 3–9, Melbourne, Australia 2009 Hi, my name is Nigel Nunn. My background is mathematics and astrophysics. I study how stars collapse and the shape of space & time. So what am I doing at a parliament of religions, talking about Love? … read more of What’s Love got to do with it – Part 3.
How does the modern sophisticated soul deal with truth, let alone revelations about truth? In the following article we try to frame the question, to illustrate the problem, and to see where students of the Urantia Papers may fit in. Twenty eight years ago Carl Sagan’s TV series “Cosmos” was first shown. The content is … read more of Finding ~ and Framing ~ Truth.
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.
“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 … read more of A Moment of Opportunity.
An Invitation If He were incarnate in our shoes…An opportunity we all share is to allow our Father to work through us, to allow that which we would do to be adjusted to become that which He would do, were He incarnate, and walking in our shoes.“Surely not!” we cry from the dreamscape of the … read more of If He were Incarnate in our Shoes.