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...
Career Reboot…Where do I Fit?

Career Reboot…Where do I Fit?

Who am I?…what do I really love and want to do? How did I get to where I am now? But I’ve changed, haven’t I?…So where do I go from here? Defining yourself is an ongoing life process of personal experience, including family expectations and behavior, the...
A Greek, a Jew, and a Spaniard: Three Convicted Revolutionaries Meet in Antioch

A Greek, a Jew, and a Spaniard: Three Convicted Revolutionaries Meet in Antioch

Imagine, if you will, a chance meeting between three historically significant “revolutionary teachers” on the plains of ancient Antioch, and you have this whimsical account skillfully delivered by Demetrios J. Constantelos (as translated from the Greek by Sophia Demas). Those interested in the personalities of history and what they may have thought in relation to other figures and events will find this essay both entertaining and didactic.