Integral Church launches first Virtual Circle

Originally posted on Integral Church:
Welcome to Integral Church.  We are an interfaith circle composed of people of different beliefs, traditions and paths. We are atheist, Buddhist, Catholic, Sufi, Baha’i, Jew, Muslim, Taoist, new age mystics and universalists. We are all born into or have entered through the front door of a belief system —…

Embracing Four Quadrant Materialism: for all ages

Let’s say we are going to use the four quadrants as a heuristics. The four methods of knowing man/woman.We start in the lower right and upper right, the finite cause and the exceptional cause, respectively. From there, we proceed to the lower left, the synthetic cause (mental), arriving finally at the infinite cause (spiritual).This shows […]

Unconscious Regimes (Epistemes) of Spirit Qualia

That’s Spirit too(Spirit) The spirit and intution of the infinite……..I awaken you in the morning….(Spirit) Vague echos of Courage, Prudence, Charity, and Faith support the meaning. That’s Mind tooI am a collective! I am the collective evolution, no longer an unconscious mind at the service of science, bathwater religion. That’s Body too. I am unconsciousness […]

Goodness, Beauty and Truth

Goodness is the substantive logos, which is not only quantized, but felt. It is the umwelt, the world’s being in itself. Substantive in measure, but generative in scope. High in process, but deep in metaphorical ontology.Beauty is depth-in-itself. Passion-in-itself. Being for being. Knowing for knowing. Intuitive science sans intuitive science. Truth is the measure of […]

Integral Skillful means towards Oneness with God

Quadrant PathsLR: Level Paths Line Paths State Paths Type Paths Self-system Paths (?) Shadow Paths misc. Paths

Comprehending Communicative Networks: Netocratic Principia

Dear friends and readers of this blog, if there is such a thing as a netocracy, a world formed by networks, and their hyperreal simulation as simultaneous events of both mental signifiers and physical signifieds, then that integral netocracy must have some kind of internal logic. Now what we have done is differentiated on a […]

Inter-textual Creativity: Understanding Foucault, Heidegger, Nietzsche, later Wittgenstein

The general tenor {compositional density} of a general inter-faith postmodernismPerry Anderson, Jean Baudrillard, Zygmunt Bauman, Steven Best, Judith Butler, Gilles Deleuze, Jacques Derrida, Mike Featherstone, Michel Foucault, Francis Fukuyama, Felix Guattari, Donna J. Haraway, Sandra Harding, Nancy Harsock, David Harvey, Linda Hutcheon, Andreas Huyssen, Luce Irigaray, Frederic Jameson, Keith Jenkins, Douglass Kellner, Ernesto Laclau, Jean […]