Tag: Richard Rohr

Hell, Heaven, Christianity, and the Way of Oneness: A Both/And Approach to an Outdated Theology

By Doug Esse The following is taken from my Facebook response to a question asked by a seeker who wondered about how theologian and renowned teacher on nondual Christianity, Richard Rohr, asserts that there is no "hell." My response was worded for readers who likely are open-minded but more comfortable within conventional belief systems. I … Continue reading Hell, Heaven, Christianity, and the Way of Oneness: A Both/And Approach to an Outdated Theology

A Letter to a Catholic Priest about the Future of Christianity: The Law of One as the Perennial Philosophy

Article by Doug Esse The following is taken from an email exchange I had with a Catholic priest about the future of Christianity. I speak about ET, reincarnation, and inner planes work as being normal phenomena for a future Christianity. This email is redacted to make sense to the reader. ________________ I would see myself … Continue reading A Letter to a Catholic Priest about the Future of Christianity: The Law of One as the Perennial Philosophy

Satan, Sin, and Scapegoating: Three Nuances of the Same Bandwidth of Consciousness

Article by Doug Esse The following is my response to a Facebook question posed in a private group called, "Richard Rohr Discussion Group." Richard Rohr is a Franciscan and a world-renown spiritual teacher, especially in non-dual Christianity. This group is composed largely of people who are newer to his thinking. https://cac.org/richard-rohr/richard-rohr-ofm/ For those familiar with … Continue reading Satan, Sin, and Scapegoating: Three Nuances of the Same Bandwidth of Consciousness

Each Person Is an Encounter of the Universal Christ

Article by Doug Esse The following is a continued email exchange by an artist friend who is learning and excited about the Universal Christ. _______ Artist Friend: Hey Doug, Thank you for your insight and guidance on this topic. I’m beginning to see why when so many spiritual teachers like Eckhart Tolle are confronted with … Continue reading Each Person Is an Encounter of the Universal Christ

Liminal Space: The Space Between the Old Room and the New Room

It seems that for me, I am almost always living from that space. It’s not necessarily comfortable at all, yet for some reason, that’s my home. I suppose that’s what being a pilgrim people means. . I’ve learned that whenever I have left an old room, and arrive at some kind of new normal later … Continue reading Liminal Space: The Space Between the Old Room and the New Room

Cosmic Christ: Christianity and the Law of One

Article by Doug Esse Abstract: This long article attempts to bridge the "apparent" gap between the metaphysics of Christianity and the Law of One material. For this author, the Law of One material is the clearest presentation of the Perennial Philosophy which undergirds all of the world's major religions.  Through the Jesus Event, the fullness … Continue reading Cosmic Christ: Christianity and the Law of One

Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 27

Logion 27: <Jesus> said: If you do not fast to the world, you will not find the kingdom; if you do not keep the Sabbath as Sabbath, you will not see the Father. ___________ Noa: fast to the world may be a reference to finding stillness, quiet, meditation, etc.  It is helpful to meditate in … Continue reading Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 27

A Dialog about the Trinity and the Law of One

Article by Doug Esse The following may be of interest to a few.  It is a dialog between a fellow member of small online community for those interested in both Christianity and the Law of One. ___________ Friend: Doug, your summary (*see below) of  Christianity and the Law of One: The Jesus Event is really … Continue reading A Dialog about the Trinity and the Law of One

Living a Life of Thanksgiving: A Law of One Perspective

While the origins of the holidays in the United States may be clouded in mixed polarity, we humans as Co-Creators, have the ability to make straight the path through creation of positive thoughtforms.  During this holiday season, and throughout the year, we can decide through our intention to make everyday, indeed, holy.  Instead of falling … Continue reading Living a Life of Thanksgiving: A Law of One Perspective

What Unitive Consciousness Is Like: A Description by Ken Wilber (Echoing the Law of One)

From Richard Rohr’s daily meditation. Here, he is quoting Ken Wilber, one of the most influential philosophers of our time. See here as Wilber describes in simple, elegant fashion how to see the world from unitive consciousness. This is descriptive of the Ra group’s exercises of seeing the Creator in and as ourselves, in and … Continue reading What Unitive Consciousness Is Like: A Description by Ken Wilber (Echoing the Law of One)