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24 11, 2009

Living Fully Dying Well wins Gold

By | 2010-07-12T11:50:35+00:00 November 24th, 2009|Featured|

Living Fully Dying Well has won the several Gold Metals for best book in category.  These include the Nautilus Book Gold Medal, The Now Gold Award, and Independent Publishers Gold Metal Award. This book was written by Spiritual Paths president, Edward W. Bastian, PhD along with Tina L. Staley, LCSW, and edited by Netanel Miles-Yepez. [...]

24 11, 2009

“Self Emptying” January 8-10, Santa Barbara

By | 2009-12-02T16:50:03+00:00 November 24th, 2009|Events|

Contemplative traditions within Christianity, Judaism, and Buddhism each have special practices of “self-emptying” as paths to spiritual awakening. In this retreat we will explore and experience the shared and distinctive aspects of self-emptying and learn how they can yield profound wisdom, compassion, and fulfillment. Our weekend program will include presentations, discussions, and meditations on self-emptying [...]

26 10, 2009

What is InterSpirituality by Rabbi Rami Shapiro

By | 2011-03-02T18:26:02+00:00 October 26th, 2009|Articles|

The religious landscape of the world is changing. No longer solely dominated by separate and securely entrenched religious institutions, the religious lives of people, especially people in the United States, Canada and other postindustrial nations, are increasingly defined by a sense of individual freedom, universality and association with more than one religious or spiritual tradition. [...]