God and the Evolving Universe

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Penguin, Jan 6, 2003 - Religion - 336 pages
In a world racked by violence and conflict, James Redfield and Michael Murphy—leading cocreators of today's spiritual boom—present a message of hope and a vision for the future.

It is no accident, they argue, that the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have witnessed a revolution in new human capacities. Daily we hear and read about supernormal athletic feats; clairvoyant perception; lives transformed by meditative practices; healing through prayer-and we ourselves experience these things.

The authors contend that thousands of years of human striving have delivered us to this very moment, in which each act of self-development is creating a new stage in planetary evolution—and the emergence of a human species possessed of vastly expanded potential.
 

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God and the Evolving Universe: The Next Step in Personal Evolution

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The universe, of which the earth and humans are a part, is still evolving. People, however, are so busy living that they are often unaware of that process. Redfield (The Celestine Prophecy) and ... Read full review

Contents

THE EVIDENCE OF EXPERIENCE
THE STORY OF EVOLUTION
THE FACT OF EVOLUTION
HOW THE UNIVERSE IS EVOLVING
THE MEANDERING COURSE OF EVOLUTION
A HIDDEN TELEOLOGY
SHAMANISM
THE ANCIENT MYSTERY SCHOOLS
RESHAPING BUSINESS
A DEEPER ENVIRONMENTALISM
INTIATIVES FOR PEACE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
ENERGIZING OUR CHURCHES
EXPERIENCES OF EGOTRANSCENDENT IDENTITY
OUTOFBODY EXPERIENCE
NEARDEATH EXPERIENCE
APPARITIONS OF THE DEAD

THE VEDIC HYMNS AND UPANISHADS
TAOISM
BUDDHISM
THE GREEK MIRACLE
THE JEWISH PROPHETS
CHRISTIANITY
ISLAM
THE RENAISSANCE
THE ENLIGHTENMENT
THE GERMAN IDEALISTS
THE DISCOVERY OF EVOLUTION
MODERN DISCOVERIES REGARDING THE HUMAN POTENTIAL
THE CONTINUING STORY
THE ART OF SEEING
SUPERNORMAL HEARING
LUMINOSITIES
CLAIRVOYANT PERCEPTION
ADVANCED BODY AWARENESS
INSPIRATION
SUPERNORMAL MEMORY
INTUITION
A HIGHER INTEGRATION
OVERCOMING OBSTACLES
AN INTEGRATED SYNCHRONISTIC FLOW
TOWARD A SCIENCE OF EXTRAORDINARY HUMAN ATTRIBUTES
THE TRANSFORMATION OF EDUCATION
THE CASE FOR REINCARNATION
ANGELIC REALMS
THE COEVOLUTION OF MIND AND BODY
CHRISTIAN DOCTRINES OF THE GLORIFIED BODY
TAOIST DOCTRINES OF BODILY TRANSFORMATION
SHAMANIC TRANSFORMATIONS OF THE BODY
BASIC PRINCIPLES OF TRANSFORMATIVE PRACTICE
BASIC ELEMENTS OF TRANSFORMATIVE PRACTICE
TRANSFORMATIVE EXERCISES
THE MYSTERY OF OUR BEING
A HISTORY OF HUMAN AWAKENING
OUR EXPANDING PERCEPTION
THE MYSTERY OF MOVEMENT
ENHANCING COMMUNICATION
OPENING TO A GREATER ENERGY
ECSTASY
LOVE
TRANSCENDENT IDENTITY
TRANSCENDENT KNOWING
A WILL BEYOND EGO
THE EXPERIENCE OF INTEGRATION AND SYNCHRONISTIC FLOW
TRANSFORMING CULTURE
THE AFTERLIFE AND ANGELIC REALMS
LUMINOUS EMBODIMENT
PRACTICES
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