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Thoughts on the progression of spirituality from primitive to mass society – the ‘conditions of spirituality’

Here is a thought I had: STAGES OF PROGRESSION I said that, in regard to spirituality, there were some interesting stages in the progression from primitive society to mass society.  I see six stages: Participation Devotion Achievement Thought Creations Stagnation … Continue reading

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Thoughts on ‘primitive religion’ and belief

I’ve been in many conversations about ‘primitive religion’ with people.  By ‘primitive religion’ I mean the religion practiced by people who live in small groups in the middle of nature.  Typically, they do not have a large social/economic structure and … Continue reading

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