Part 6 of “Spinoza: The Oneness of Everything.” We wrap up our discussion of attributes and finish this series looking at what Spinoza called determinism. The big surprise for us what how the concept of free will is tangled up with “reward and punishment” in the afterlife!
Part 5 of “Spinoza: Attributes.” Thoughts are things, with science and music, plus a little bit about free will … do we have it or not?
Part 4 of “Spinoza: Substance.” We complete our exploration of Spinoza’s understanding of Substance. Along the way we examine monish, the riddle of Oneness, arche, and apeiron! This week’s “Bil-ism” … Oneness is not sameness!
Part 3 of “Spinoza: Substance.” We explore how Spinoza’s understanding of Substance has a remarkable resemblance to New Thought’s understanding. Coincidence or ? Retro-causation, Does God have a cause? And … Principle, Idea or Attribute … which is the better term?
Part 2 of “Spinoza: The Oneness of Everything.” We wrap up our exploration of and dip our toes into Substance. Along the way, there is another Bil-ism! Listen for it! Is God expressing? Is God actualizing? Just what, if anything, is God up to? Listen as we pick apart the philosophies of Spinoza’s time!
Part 1 of a multipart series based on an article entitled, “Spinoza: The Oneness of Everything.” Learn about this amazing man from the 1600’s and how his philosophical views pre-dated and was a precursor to New Thought