We spend $1T and around 3000 American soldiers’ lives per year preserving it. We use it to choose between McDonalds, Burger King, KFC, Amazon and Whole foods. It coddles us from the natural consequences of those choices. …


Most of us learned about the gruesome practice of human sacrifice in middle school (or maybe through an Indiana Jones movie). The Mayans cut the beating hearts out of their victims to win favors with the Gods. The God of Israel asked Abraham to sacrifice his son, Isaac. The Chimu…


How do we instill a strong moral compass in ourselves and our children? In a world of fragmented ideals, equivocation and rampant relativism, how do we form moral fortitude that can withstand inquisition?

As I read on the subject, the concept of ‘initiation rites’ rose to focus. Initiation rites are…


This is a the only rationale I can imagine for why someone who professes the Christian faith would vote for this sick man and party. Enjoy.

/Sarc ON:

This election is a defining moment in the course of human history. Faith, Life, Family and Community are all at stake. If…


A proposal to recover the dignity of civic living

What good is $1000/month if all you can do is buy 12 rolls of toilet paper with it?

In March 2020, $2.2 trillion dollars were created out of thin air and pumped into the economy through direct payments and $2,400/mo in…


A surprisingly modern book that dives into the heart of doubt, curiosity and faith

MC Escher : Drawing Hands

Thomas, known as the Twin was one of the 12 disciples of Jesus. The Bible records very little about him beyond his doubt in the resurrection (John 20:24–31), naive curiosity (John 14: 1–5) about Jesus’ message…


Namakdan Salt Cave, Iran

The government was rigged to benefit the rich and tax the workers. The religious establishments abstracted God into rules and rituals that were removed from reality. People were strapped to yokes and made to carry burdens that were fine-tuned to extend a life of pain and subsistence.

In the midst…


Presence, Love, and Faith — the media for sharing the Gospel

This is the second essay in a series to explore why Jesus chose not to write anything for posterity. …


Presence, Love and Faith are the media for sharing the Gospel

People are looking for something to believe in and for someone to show them the way. Prophets, gurus and teachers are eager to oblige and produce prodigious tomes on how people should live and what they should believe in…


The fog had moved in that morning and showed no intention of lifting despite the best efforts of time and sun. I was at the Green Gulch Farms in northern California for a week-long stay of meditation, reading, working on the farm, and photography. …

Eldho Kuriakose

Nothing can be added or taken away from you, only uncovered.

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