Short of the Glory of God

Wherefore Hitler? 5. Short of the Glory of God The Germans’ perception of Hitler as a divine being or instrument of God is subject to critical overview, even by the most ardent admirers of the man and the Reich. It’s no disgrace to fall short of the Absolute highest standard, which is that of Supernal…

The Prophet

Wherefore Hitler? 3. The Prophet It can be said that the Faustian Zeitgeist reached its apotheosis in Friedrich Nietzsche ~ except that spiritually it was a nadir. When he lost the na├»ve religious faith of his childhood, he found himself in the God-forsaking wasteland of the Endarkenment that had begun in the eighteenth century and…

(In)Credible Journeys

Robert Monroe’s three books on his out-of-body adventures made such an impression on me that I’ve read each of them three times over the course of the last two decades. His pathfinding in the metasphere and his efforts to bring it all down to earth transformed an obscure psychic phenomenon into a whole numenal tourist…