Closer to Truth
This series on Cosmos, Consciousness and God is a global journey in search of the vital ideas of existence. It explores fundamental issues through intimate, candid conversations with leading scientists, philosophers, scholars, theologians and creative thinkers of all kinds. Dr Robert Lawrence Kuhn, creator and host of the series, seeks answers to fundamental issues of universe, meaning and purpose, with each episode featuring 4 to 7 of the world's foremost thinkers.
How Does Faith Work? (#1702) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Can God be known only by faith? What is faith? What does faith feel like? Can faith be actionable, practical? Describing faith is one thing; having faith, quite another.
How The Subconscious Affects Us (#1703) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
There is more to our mental lives than the current content of our awareness. Our subconscious affects what we sense, think, feel and do. How does the subconscious work its magic?
Can Metaphysics Discern God I? (#1704) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
How to think about God rationally, logically, profoundly, critically. We have no illusion that metaphysics can find God, but can a kind of progress be made?
Can Metaphysics Discern God II? (#1705) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Metaphysics seeks insights into fundamental features of existence: It does not depend on human emotions or personal testimonies. When metaphysics focuses on God, what happens?
What Is God's Own Being? (#1706) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
To what kind of entity does the word "God" refer? What is this God that all worship or dismiss? What, supposedly, is God's nature? What are God's traits?
Huston Smith: Tribute to a Religious Visionary (#1707) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Huston Smith, world religion scholar and seeker of the Divine in diverse religions, died on December 30, 2016. We had the privilege of discussing God, spirit, soul, eternal life, judgment, existence.