Spirituality and the IntellectwithJacob Needleman (1934-2022)

Books Mentioned In This Interview

jacob needleman a sense of the cosmos

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The essential tension between our material and spiritual natures is often forgotten as we pursue contemporary concerns. Jacob Needleman, author of The Heart of Philosophy and The New Religions, points to Socrates as the ideal philosopher who, through his attitude toward living, brought people to an appreciation of deeper strata of awareness

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Published on April 22, 2023


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