Connecting to SoulwithThomas Moore

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Thomas Moore, PhD, is the author of the number one bestseller Care of the Soul and thirty other books on the depth psychology of everyday life. He has been a psychotherapist for over thirty years and frequently lectures for Jung societies, medical conferences, spirituality conferences and therapy organizations. His most recent books include Soul Therapy and The Eloquence of Silence.

Thomas shares his thoughts on soul and soulful living—in particular in our connection to nature. He emphasizes that it is important to approach the world as living, as alive and enchanted, so we can deeply listen and receive guidance without any interference.

00:00:00 Introduction

00:02:07 Defining soul

00:07:17 Transcendentalists and nature

00:16:12 Practices and divine guidance

00:26:23 Jung the magician

00:31:48 Redefining religion

00:38:10 Flow and the source of knowledge

00:46:45 Reenchantment and the world soul

00:53:13 Ideological versus spiritual

00:57:46 Thoreau and social justice

01:02:20 Intelligent action

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(Recorded on April 3, 2024)

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Published on May 29, 2024


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