From Hades to Out Yonder: The Soul’s Journey through the Seven Planes According to Frederic W.H. Myers

Studying the afterlife is a strange pursuit, even among those who are attracted to spiritual topics. It often feels as if I have been given a box of puzzle pieces – remnants from a dozen different puzzles – and my job is to make some kind of cohesive image of out them. I struggle in… Read More From Hades to Out Yonder: The Soul’s Journey through the Seven Planes According to Frederic W.H. Myers

Passing On: Transition Stories, Part VIII

Warning: This post discusses death and descriptions of the moments afterward, as told through past-life hypnosis, mediumship transcriptions and other sources. If you feel this post will bring up painful memories or fears, please consider carefully before clicking through.… Read More Passing On: Transition Stories, Part VIII

Silver Birch Teaches About ‘Life in the Beyond’

Maurice Barbanell, a poor Jewish man living in London’s East End was by all accounts, an atheist.  Spirituality was on a slow decline in the early 20th century though mediums still provided their demonstrations in private parlors throughout Britain and America. Barbanell was just 18 years old when invited by a friend to a mediumship circle… Read More Silver Birch Teaches About ‘Life in the Beyond’

Evidential Spirituality: How to Build Spiritual Beliefs from Life After Death Research

The Difference Between Faith-Based and Evidence-Based Spirituality For those of us who are not part of an organized religion but have a strong interest in the research and evidence for life after death, how do we define ourselves when asked about what we believe? For some, the answer might be agnostic, new-age, or spiritual.  For me,… Read More Evidential Spirituality: How to Build Spiritual Beliefs from Life After Death Research