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Progressive Books Study Guide #3

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Books / Material Covered in this Study Guide:

How to Know God by Deepak Chopra

Friendship with God by Neale Walsch

Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism by John Shelby Spong

An Open Life: Joseph Campbell in conversation with Michael Toms

The Power of the Myth : Part II,  The Message of the Myth by Joseph Campbell and Bill Moyers



How to Know God

Deepak Chopra

  1. What major points did you get from this book?

  2. What did you think about the seven stages of God (pp.40-180, 180-189)? Can you determine what stage God you perceive?

  3. Chopra uses a lot of definitions and ideas. For example, he says, “God is not just about you but the portion of God that you perceive is about you.” What did you like and with what did you disagree? Give some examples.

  4. Is it important to know God intellectually? What does Chopra say? Do you think it is important to study about spirit?


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