By Paul Rademacher
A religious Hitchhiker's consultant to the Universe is the right publication for readers who consider that their spiritual culture now not satisfies their religious wishes. An elegantly written memoir and meditation, the ebook explores the various paths of enlightenment to be had to readers having a look past today's church buildings, temples, and synagogues.
Author Paul Rademacher, a former Presbyterian minister, came upon that too usually church centred an excessive amount of on eternity—what occurs once we die. With this ebook, he exhibits that the rightful concentration of any precise religious course is on infinity—how to adventure eternity, the fullness of our divinity, within the the following and now.
Rademacher has written a deeply own booklet that regularly makes use of biblical texts as a jumping-off aspect to discover enlightenment outdoor of any conventional spiritual establishment. His quest for enlightenment eventually led him to find the paintings of the Monroe Institute, the place is now govt director.
A religious Hitchhiker's advisor to the Universe is a gorgeous ebook for any non secular seeker who desires a deeper religious lifestyles than conventional non secular existence can provide.
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