Rev. Dr. Scott Peddie

Conjectures of an Eclectic Christian

I don’t often post my sermons on this blog, but here is one I shared today with the congregation at All Souls’ in Belfast: Reflecting on Identity: Frankl, Merton, Assagioli and The Role of Faith Identity I often think of the Bible, that collection of widely divergent genres – history, biography, allegory, metaphor and so …

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Every morning we wake up and regain consciousness, which is in itself an almost miraculous fact.  But what exactly is it that we regain? What is consciousness and how can it be described?  In this short lecture, neuroscientist Antonio Damasio attempts to answer that question and in doing so, gives us a glimpse into how …

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