Is There An Afterlife? A Comprehensive Overview of the Evidence by David Fontana

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  • Mind, body, spirit: mysticism & self-awareness,
  • Religion - Socialissues,
  • Religion,
  • General,
  • Parapsychology - Near-Death Experience,
  • Religion / General

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Number of Pages360
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Open LibraryOL8769195M
ISBN 101903816904
ISBN 109781903816905

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Raymond Moody, who wrote Life After Life inone of the first popular books about NDEs, told CNN in that among people who have had such experiences, conviction about an afterlife. This book is an admirable survey of the evidence for the afterlife, and is threfore a book whose time has come.

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A reader asks about the afterlife -- is there one or isn't there. If we set belief aside, then we must see if there's any evidence for an afterlife. The truth is, there isn't any hard evidence for an afterlife.

The evidence -- if we can even call it that -- is controversial, debatable, open to interpretation and almost entirely based on anecdotes; that is, the experiences people have reported.

Is There an Afterlife Takeaways. Mediums are the link between our plane and the spiritual plane. They pass messages, provide closure, comfort, and have even taught us what heaven looks like.

I’ve connected with countless spirits throughout the years, and they all say they’re happy. So yes, there is an afterlife.

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There is no scientific explanation for the fact that while my body lay in coma, my mind—my conscious, inner self—was alive and well. While the neurons of my cortex were stunned to complete.

There is NO afterlife, according to the laws of physics (Image: GETTY) For example, all the photons in the universe are on one level, and all the.

An excerpt from “Afterlife,” by Julia Alvarez. As she chats with her sister, Antonia hears plates clattering in the background. Afterlife is a thoughtful, nuanced book whose title conveys the great changes in its characters' identities—some associated with death and mourning and others with longing and an immigrant's sense of being "other." I would very much recommend this book, which uses subtlety and emotional detail to tell a complex, multifaceted and often sad story (Shelley S).

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Tellingly, most recent afterlife fiction sidesteps God entirely. Having decided whether or not it will be a binary heaven/hell situation, there are hundreds of other rules to devise.

The Book of Revelation contains a great deal of description about hell, likening it to a place of fury and darkness, an abyss, and a “fiery lake of burning sulfur.” Why Are There So Many Versions of the Afterlife. There are so many different versions of the afterlife because there are so many ideas of who God is, what our purpose is on.

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Ancient Egyptian afterlife beliefs were centered around a variety of complex rituals that were influenced by many aspects of Egyptian on was a major contributor, since it was an important social practice that bound all Egyptians together.

For instance, many of the Egyptian gods played roles in guiding the souls of the dead through the afterlife. And if there’s still a block, you shift again, Susy. And if there’s still a block, you shift again. Until you see us on a path paving for you. And all you have to do is walk it.” Then I went into another room.

This beautiful room had stacks and stacks of books, but they weren’t really books. “There is currently more scientific evidence to the reality of near death experience (NDE) than there is for how to effectively treat certain forms of cancer,” states radiation oncologist Dr.

Jeffrey Long is his groundbreaking new book Evidence of the Dr. Long and his wife, Jody, began the Near Death Experience Research Foundation with the goal of creating a forum for.

Is There an Afterlife?, A Comprehensive Overview of the Evidence, by David Fontana, O Books, Summary (from book cover) Do aspects of our personality survive our physical body.

The fruit of many years research and experience by a world expert in the field, "Is There an Afterlife?" presents the most complete survey to date of the evidence. In his book, Long details nine lines of evidence that he says send a “consistent message of an afterlife.” Among them are crystal-clear recollections, heightened senses, reunions with.

Proof of any kind of afterlife is not the goal—“proof” is a strong word leaving no room for doubt or ambiguity. However, the unusual phenomena described in the book actually do exist—their reality has been proved time and time again in published papers and through observation under controlled conditions.

This is as far as our proof goes. This leads me to a profound realisation: there is probably no heaven and afterlife either. I think belief in the afterlife is just wishful thinking. Stephen Hawking Brief Answers to the. “Answers About the Afterlife”, is just that, a book that will assure readers, not only of the safety and well being of their loved ones who have passed, but also of the great news and comfort about their own afterlife survival.

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“Whether there is a soul and an afterlife cannot be determined on the basis of brain scans. Even after we can no longer detect electrical activity or blood flow, there is likely something going.

I suspect that there is a correlation between its nondiscussion of afterlife and the fact that the Torah was revealed just after the long Jewish sojourn in Egypt.

The Egyptian society from which the Hebrew slaves emerged was obsessed with death and afterlife. As with any of Ehrman’s books, there is a masterful combination of erudition and clear prose.

Yet, I was a bit disappointed to find no discussion of the ancient Egyptians, especially considering that the weighing of the heart is one of the first afterlife images that we know of, and it, surely, must have had some influence on posterior. talmoore April 7, Dr.

Ehrman, I feel compelled to point out that Qoheleth doesn’t say there isn’t an afterlife. Rather, he says we don’t know whether there is an afterlife, but when he looks at all the world around him, he can’t help but conclude, to quote the late George Carlin, “The longer you live, the more you look around, the more you realize something is f***ed up.

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This book taps into popular culture's insatiable appetite for the supernatural. Written in a popular style, Heaven and the Afterlife touches on many topics related to life after death, including amazing near-death experiences, accounts from the Bible, testimonies, theories, and what some of the world's religions believe.

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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this non fiction, science story are. This elegant book postulates 9 lines of evidence that serve as compelling verification of the existence of life beyond physical death.

The arguments for an afterlife as presented in this book, clearly puts the onus on skeptics to prove that there is no afterlife, which from my perspective can NOT be done. A comprehensive book describing the afterlife has been prepared by spirit guides, speaking through a medium, for this website.

It provides a high quality and challenging look at the circle of spiritual evolution--death, life in the spirit world, reincarnation, life on earth, and death again. The Writers Afterlife is the story of Tom Chillo, a year-old writer on the verge of fame, who suddenly dies of a stroke and finds himself transported to a place where all writers are sent after they die.

memorable book that is a delight to read. There are no customer reviews for this item yet. Updates during COVID Review our. There is one particular aspect to near-death testimonies that varies greatly from each other and it is the path by which experiencers travel to reach various afterlife realms.

By analyzing the various NDE testimonies on this website, a diagram of the numerous pathways to these various afterlife realms has .This Web site is dedicated to sharing what engineer, author and lecturer, Bruce Moen, has found, hoping it will reduce fear and uncertainty about death and help you increase your Afterlife Knowledge.

It's not his intent to change your beliefs about the Afterlife.

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