Knowledge, Wisdom, and Insight

Audio File   Intellectual deficiency or educational poverty unavoidably handicaps higher religious attainment because such an impoverished environment of the spiritual nature robs religion of its chief channel of philosophic contact with the world of scientific knowledge.  The intellectual factors of religion are important, but their over-development is likewise sometimes very handicapping and embarrassing. Religion … Continue reading Knowledge, Wisdom, and Insight

Faith and Belief

Audio File   Belief has attained the level of faith when it motivates life and shapes the mode of living.  The acceptance of a teaching as true is not faith; that is mere belief.  Neither is certainty nor conviction faith.  A state of mind attains to faith levels only when it actually dominates the mode … Continue reading Faith and Belief