InPresence 162Prophecy Versus Precognition — Final Reflections on Peter Kingsley’s Catafalque

jeffrey mishlove


Here Jeffrey Mishlove shares his final reflections upon Peter Kingsley’s 2018 book, Catafalque: Carl Jung and the End of Humanity, focusing on the important distinction between prophecy and precognition as well as the distinction between imaginal and imaginary. He also addresses the close relationship between Carl Jung and the Sufi scholar and philosopher Henry Corbin. He notes that rational criteria fall short when endeavoring to evaluate the inner life of other individuals.

(Recorded on August 15, 2019)

Published on August 15, 2019