Pantheism as a genuine wisdom path and faith alternative is emerging before our eyes as it matures and grows in both visibility and viability. As such, the idea that one can identify with a pantheism that is clearly distinct from both thesis and antithesis is a novel proposition that even pantheists are slow to embrace.
From the description of the “BIOSOPHY” group on Facebook, in the words of group founder Peter Moriarty: “Biotheism and Organismic Philosophy is a form of Pantheism… but it is biocentric, ethical, Earth based Pantheism, which embraces humanist solutions to contemporary issues of biodiversity, sustainability, and living ‘the good life’ — now, on this planet, withContinue reading “Organismic Philosophy and Biotheism”
I was recently trading Facebook comments about the controversy in Oklahoma over a statue that a group called Satanic Temple wants to place at the statehouse along with the existing Ten Commandments. It is an interesting case, a bit more colorful than the typical church-and-state brouhaha. Of course, there is the usual debate about whetherContinue reading “What to Make of the Flying Spaghetti Monster (aside from the obvious: Dinner) — Part 1 of 2”