A PATH TO BRIDGE-BUILDING: RETHOUGHT THOUGHT—LEADS TO DIALOGUE

A PATH TO BRIDGE-BUILDING: RETHOUGHT THOUGHT—LEADS TO DIALOGUE

Our old wisdom when we lived on a tiny plot of the vast Earth is no longer adequate to deal with the tsunami of experiences and deluge of knowledge that is flooding over us today! We are increasingly aware that our understanding of the world is not limited and static. We must realize that all of our “knowledge” is interpreted and that nobody knows everything about anything. Therefore, dialogue is the path to building a bridge toward peace and understanding of others.

Alan Race Interview with Leonard Swidler

Alan Race Interview with Leonard Swidler

A. You have been involved in dialogue for over 40 years – what inspired you to get involved in the first place? I am the son of parents who were like the subject of a 1930s radio program coming out of New York called “Abie’s Irish Rose,” which was a comedy about...
The Human Phenomenon

The Human Phenomenon

THE HUMAN PHENOMENON Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, S.J. A Portion Briefly Presented and Commented on by  Leonard Swidler ([email protected]) [From my reading of Teilhard’s Magnum Opus: The Phenomenon of Man, 1958 edition.] The nihil obstat (that is, the official no...