Monday, May 11, 2015

Spiritual Physics

Streamed live on May 11, 2015
Is there a connection between spirituality and physics? What is the nature of the mind? In this episode, host Curtis Childs from the Swedenborg Foundation and featured guest and physicist Dr. Ian J. Thompson explore the answers to these questions from spiritual and scientific perspectives.

Discussion points:
--Meeting a Mind
--The Substance of Consciousness
--Energy and Distance
--Materialism Issues
--The Interaction of Planes

Special thanks to our featured guest Dr. Ian J. Thompson. Dr. Thompson is a nuclear physicist in the Nuclear Theory and Modeling Group at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA, having until 2006 been a professor of physics at the University of Surrey, UK. His research deals with the coupled-channels and few-body models for nuclear structure and reactions, especially concerning halo nuclei. He is a fellow of the Institute of Physics.


References and Downloads:
Check out "Starting Science From God: Rational Scientific Theories from Theism" by Ian J. Thompson

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Book Expo at Bryn Athyn College on Saturday April 11

Bryn Athyn College
Book Expo 2015
Science and Spirituality throughout History
April 11, 2015
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Brickman Center, 2945 College Drive,
Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
Join us for a day of books and talks.
Browse, read, discuss, and take some home!
  • Follow spirituality weaving through early history, sciences, philosophy,
    medicine, abolition of slavery, child labor rights, and more
  • Learn new spiritual paradigms and envision the afterlife
  • Learn the why of two Testaments and even a third
  • Join authors for short talks, followed by Q & A
Enjoy a great variety of books!
A sampling of book titles publishers
  • Osteopathy and Swedenborg
  • Starting Science From God
  • Religion and Science: Big Bang and Chaotic Dynamics
  • Swedenborg’s Hidden Influence on Kant
  • Swedenborg, Fourier and the America of the 1840’s
  • The Triune Word
  • Swedenborg’s Scientific Works
Bryn Athyn College Press,
Swedenborg Scientific Association
Fountain Publishing
Swedenborg Foundation
General Church of the New Jerusalem Publications 
Ian Thompson

Organizer: Lisa Childs: 

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