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9. Surprised At The Meaning Of Spiritual?

I often find that some people think the words ‘spiritual’ and ‘religious’ are interchangeable. In terms of the origins of the word ‘spirit’ this is not true. 417 palabras más

Spiritual

HoP #2 Infinity and Beyond

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Peter discusses two very early Greek philosophers, both from Miletus: Anaximander and Anaximenes.

Anaximander-was slightly younger than Thales (maybe his student), made a Sundial, the principle of all things is infinite (in both time and space), ‘Things come to be and are destroyed according to necessity.

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Classical Philosophy

Philosopher Fridays: The Pre-Socratics, Part One

For this week’s edition of Philosopher Fridays, I’m doing something a little bit different. Instead of picking one philosopher to explore, I’m looking at a tradition of Pre-Socratic philosophers. 520 palabras más

Series

WETTENED BY WHITECAPS: Tubing the Sacandaga River

The clouds are threatening rain on this very hot summer day, but there’s not a thought in our mind about cancelling. We came to get wet, so raindrops won’t deter us. 1.152 palabras más

Mike Kelsey