Daily Archives: March 31, 2018

Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 14: ABOVE AND BELOW

https://pixabay.com/en/sunrise-space-outer-globe-world-1756274/ *** ABOVE AND BELOW *** Where is Paradise? Above. Why does Humankind Often look below? *** https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2017/02/16/dantes-purgatory-canto-14-retelling-second-ledge-envy-guido-del-duca-rinier-da-calboli/ ***

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Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 14: CAIN AND ABEL

Source: Abraham Bloemaert, Cain slaying Abel *** CAIN AND ABEL *** Cain envied Abel God liked Abel’s offering So Cain killed Abel *** NOTE: Cain was a farmer, and his offering was the fruit of the ground. Abel was a … Continue reading

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David Bruce (born 1954): Mystical Experiences

https://pixabay.com/en/heart-love-sunset-the-sun-sky-3147976/ Are mystical experiences common? It wouldn’t seem so; however, Andrew Greeley reported in “Mysticism Goes Mainstream,” an article published in the January-February 1987 issue of American Healththat “a full 35% of Americans reported they had had a mystical experience: … Continue reading

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