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Spirituality’s Utopia Problem

It’s not all about the present moment

Photo by Zac Durant on Unsplash

It’s often said in spiritual circles that there is no time other than the present. Peace, it is said, is found in the now. But spirituality also loves to gaze into the future.

When spirituality does so, it frequently turns messianic, predicting the imminent arrival of a new, enlightened world. This shows up in the constant…

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Patrick Paul Garlinger, Ph.D., J.D.

Patrick Paul Garlinger, Ph.D., J.D.

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Former academic and lawyer, now an intuitive and spiritual writer. Passionate about time and our connection to all that is. My new book: https://amzn.to/3ScqPyW