Tag Archives : Emergence

Emergence in Biological Levels

Emergence in The Biological Hierarchy The Continuing Creation we see all around us is all about the repeated emergence of complexity in Nature, culture, and technology. In philosophy, systems theory...

A Riff on Walt Whitman

“I hear and behold God in every object, yet understand God not in the least.”            — Walt Whitman, Song of Myself, #48 “We hear and behold the Processes of Physics, Chemis...

The Many Names for God

There are many names for “God.” Many are almost as old as humanity itself, pre-historical names now long forgotten. Note: The word “God” likely derives from pre-German words meaning “pour”...

Humans Are Not So Special

Humans are not as special as we once thought.  Until about 1960, people living in the Judeo-Christian tradition believed they were the masters of the Earth. Today, most of us realize that we are depe...

My Personal Purpose Driven Life

J.X. Mason’s Blog of 1-11-22  I try to lead a “Purpose Driven Life,” even though I haven’t read the book of that name written by Rick Warren in 2002.  My purpose-driven life inspires and...

Poetic Science Writing

— J.X. Mason’s Blog Post of 12-6-2021.    — J.X. Mason is the author of  ContinuingCreation.org Throughout the Book of Continuing Creation, we advance the idea that spirituality c...