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Freeing Perception. 10 Ways of Living Iain McGilchrist’s Work

An audio version of this talk is at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available via podcast feeds. So you’ve bought into the great insights of Iain McGilchrist, as explored in The Master and His Emissary, and also, The Matter with

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What is objectivity? A conversation with Rupert Sheldrake & Mark Vernon

An audio version of this dialogue is available at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, found on podcast feeds. Objectivity has come to be regarded as a prime ingredient of reliable knowledge. But what is objectivity, how has it arisen, and

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Harry & Psychotherapy. British & American traditions. Reflecting on differences, conflicts, tensions

An audio version of this talk can be found at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available via podcast feeds. Prince Harry is caught in a media storm. But within the mix of sympathy and loathing lie transatlantic differences in psychological

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Angels, Dreams & Myths. Dante on times of transition

An audio version of this talk is at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available via podcast feeds. The Divine Comedy is all about guides – finding guides, following guides, conversing with guides. Virgil and Beatrice are the best known, but

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A New Axial Age? Conversation with Beth Macy & Mark Vernon

An audio version of this conversation is at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available via podcast feeds. To celebrate the release of his new book, Spiritual Intelligence in Seven Steps, the Pari Center invited Mark Vernon, to talk about his

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Spiritual Intelligence in Seven Steps. Seven Steps in 7 short films

Audio versions of these talks can be found at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available via podcast feeds.

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Seven Steps in seven minutes. Moves for recovering spiritual intelligence

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Spiritual Intelligence in Seven Steps. New book available now!

Spiritual Intelligence in Seven Steps was released yesterday. The audiobook should be online within a week. QnA How is spiritual intelligence different from artificial intelligence (AI) and emotional intelligence? In short, it’s the reflective awareness of actually having thoughts and

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Humanism as Heresy. Testing the thesis of Tom Holland. A conversation with Rupert Sheldrake

An audio version of this talk is at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available via podcast feeds. The secular historian, Tom Holland, has made the case that atheistic humanism is, at heart, an off-shoot of Christianity. In this episode of

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Take No Bag For The Road. Nature, the Climate Crisis & Christianity. A talk with Peter Owen Jones

An audio version of this talk is at my podcast, Talks and Thoughts, available on podcast feeds. Peter Owen Jones is a writer, broadcaster and priest. His new book is Conversations With Nature. We discuss falling in love with the

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