166 episodes

GOD: An Autobiography, As Told to a Philosopher - The Podcast is a true story of a philosopher’s conversations with God. Dr. Jerry L. Martin was a lifelong agnostic. But one day he had occasion to pray. To his vast surprise, God answered - in words. Being a philosopher, he had a lot of questions. And God had a lot to tell him. Dr. Martin served as head of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the University of Colorado philosophy department. Find out more at www.GodAnAutobiography.com

GOD: An Autobiography, As Told to a Philosopher - The Podcast Jerry L. Martin

    • Religion & Spirituality
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GOD: An Autobiography, As Told to a Philosopher - The Podcast is a true story of a philosopher’s conversations with God. Dr. Jerry L. Martin was a lifelong agnostic. But one day he had occasion to pray. To his vast surprise, God answered - in words. Being a philosopher, he had a lot of questions. And God had a lot to tell him. Dr. Martin served as head of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the University of Colorado philosophy department. Find out more at www.GodAnAutobiography.com

    166. What's On Your Mind- Divine Direction | Exploring Spiritual Attunement

    166. What's On Your Mind- Divine Direction | Exploring Spiritual Attunement

    Join Scott Langdon and Dr. Jerry L. Martin in this thought-provoking What's on Your Mind as they explore divine direction and communication.

    Through the personal narratives of Kent and Pam, Scott and Jerry investigate the impact of perceived divine messages on the courses of lives and the discernment necessary to distinguish divine messages from inner monologue.

    Each letter offers valuable insights into the profound connections between spirituality and everyday life, from Kent's inquiry about following divine direction to Pam's heartfelt reflection on experiencing God's love. Explore how individuals experience and interpret divine messages through these insightful discussions and captivating letters.

    Scott and Jerry also discuss the importance of self-scrutiny, recognizing spiritual attunement in others, and seeking guidance amidst life's challenges. 

    Explore divine communication in various forms and how recognizing spiritual guidance enriches life. Join us for an enlightening conversation on contemplating the presence of God. This episode invites you to witness a spiritual journey, offering practical wisdom, guidance, and inspiration.

    Other Series:
    Life Wisdom Project- How to live a wiser, happier, and more meaningful life with special guests.From God To Jerry To You- A series calling for the attention of spiritual seekers everywhere, featuring breakthroughs, pathways, and illuminations.Two Philosophers Wrestle With God- Sit in on a dialogue between philosophers about God and the questions we all have.What's On Our Mind- Connect the dots with Jerry and Scott over the most recent series of episodes.What's On Your Mind- What are readers and listeners saying? What is God saying?Resources:
    READ: "The World is All Part of Me."WATCH: "Dr. Jerry L. Martin The Theology Without Walls Mission" (a lesson on spiritual discernment)WHAT'S ON YOUR MIND PLAYLIST Hashtags: #whatsonyourmind #godanautobiography #experiencegod

    Would you like to be featured on the show or have questions about spirituality or divine communication? Share your story or experience with God! We'd love to hear from you! 🎙️
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    • 33 min
    165. The Life Wisdom Project | Exploring Spirituality: Meditation to Quantum Science | Special Guest: Judy Dornstreich

    165. The Life Wisdom Project | Exploring Spirituality: Meditation to Quantum Science | Special Guest: Judy Dornstreich

    Join us in welcoming Judy Dornstreich back to The Life Wisdom Project. Judy, whose journey has taken her dancing around the Caribbean, joins Jerry for a profound discussion on a different kind of dance - that between the conscious mind and the universe's divine pulse. Drawing from transformative experiences and wisdom gained from spiritual teachers, Judy imparts insights that resonate deeply.
    In this episode of The Life Wisdom Project, Jerry and Judy delve into a conversation about episode 14: "Exploring the History of Humanity's Relationship with the Divine."
    Judy shares captivating stories from her time living in New Guinea, embodying the spirit of a true seeker. Together, they peel back the layers of everyday awareness, exploring the intricate relationship between consciousness and awareness. Their discussion traverses the realms of science, free will, and the supernatural, advocating for a more expansive and open-minded scientific inquiry.


    Though rooted in her Jewish upbringing in South Philadelphia, Judy's explorations have transcended geographical and spiritual boundaries. She has sought wisdom from diverse traditions and spiritual mentors, including luminaries like Swami Chinmayananda, a renowned teacher of Vedanta. Today, Judy continues to share her story and insights, fostering conversations on spiritual living that draw from multiple traditions and her rich life experiences.

    Relevant Episodes:
    [Dramatic Adaptation] I Learn the History of God's Relationship with Humans[Life Wisdom Project] Spiritual Balance and OnenessOther Series:
    Life Wisdom Project- How to live a wiser, happier, and more meaningful life with special guests.From God To Jerry To You- A series calling for the attention of spiritual seekers everywhere, featuring breakthroughs, pathways, and illuminations.Two Philosophers Wrestle With God- Sit in on a dialogue between philosophers about God and the questions we all have.What's On Our Mind- Connect the dots with Jerry and Scott over the most recent series of episodes.What's On Your Mind- What are readers and listeners saying? What is God saying?Resources:
    READ: The Great Apes Are Wonderful Creatures . . . So Close But Yet So Far.THE LIFE WISDOM PROJECT PLAYLISTHashtags: #lifewisdomproject #godanautobiography #experiencegod
    Share your story or experience with God! We'd love to hear from you! 🎙️
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    • 42 min
    164. Special Episode | Revisiting I Learn The History Of God's Relationship With Humans

    164. Special Episode | Revisiting I Learn The History Of God's Relationship With Humans

    Join us for a captivating revisit of I Learn The History Of God's Relationship With Humans at the intriguing intersection of scientific musings from the past and God's narrative. 

    This exploration transcends historical anecdotes and examines the profound human endeavor to comprehend the world. Discover the spectrum of human thought, ranging from intricate philosophical puzzles about intentionality and consciousness to uncovering profound theological implications within the groundbreaking works of Newton and Leibniz.

    As we prepare for the upcoming Life Wisdom Project episode featuring Judy Dornstreich, God: An Autobiography, The Podcast invites you to open your mind and enrich your understanding. Tune in and embark on a thought-provoking adventure that transcends the boundaries of conventional wisdom.


    Relevant Episodes:
    [Dramatic Adaptation] I Learn The History Of God's Relationship With Humans

    Other Series:
    The podcast began with the Dramatic Adaptation of the book and now has several series:
    The Life Wisdom Project- How to live a wiser, happier, and more meaningful life with special guests.From God To Jerry To You- a brand-new series calling for the attention of spiritual seekers everywhere, featuring breakthroughs, pathways, and illuminations.Two Philosophers Wrestle With God- sit in on a dialogue between philosophers about God and the questions we all have. What's On Our Mind- Connect the dots with Jerry and Scott over the most recent series episodes. What's On Your Mind- What are readers and listeners saying? What is God sayingResources:
    READ "Think In A Different Way."WATCH Revisiting I Learn The History Of God's Relationship With HumansDRAMATIC ADAPTATION PLAYLISTLIFE WISDOM PROJECT PLAYLISTHashtags: #godanautobiography #experiencegod

    Would you like to be featured on the show or have questions about spirituality or divine communication? Share your story or experience with God! We'd love to hear from you! 🎙️
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    • 12 min
    163. From God To Jerry To You | What's Wrong with Ego?

    163. From God To Jerry To You | What's Wrong with Ego?

    Investigate the mysteries of ego as Dr. Jerry L. Martin takes you on an insightful journey in this episode of From God To Jerry To You.

    God's responses to Jerry's heartfelt prayers reveal profound insights into the nature of ego and humility. Through direct communication with the divine, Jerry navigates the essence of ego when his unique mission from God sparks a surge of pride, momentarily disrupting his connection.

    This enlightening episode digs into a profound lesson on the pitfalls of ego, addressing moments of flattery, and reveals transformative lessons along the way.

    God's wisdom distinguishes the destructive nature of ego characterized by defiance and self-satisfaction. The episode navigates the delicate balance between genuine self-appreciation and the perils of harmful egotism. It underscores the importance of finding joy in authenticity and cherishing one's gifts without succumbing to ego.

    Listeners are warmly invited to engage in this profound exploration of spiritual traps associated with ego, offering a transformative reflection on the enduring challenges of maintaining humility and authentic self-love.

    God: An Autobiography, As Told To A Philosopher, is written by Dr. Jerry L. Martin, an agnostic philosopher who heard the voice of God and recorded their conversations. Dr. Jerry L. Martin was head of the National Endowment for the Humanities and of the philosophy department at the University of Colorado at Boulder and founder of Theology Without Walls.

    Other Series:
    The podcast began with the Dramatic Adaptation of the book and now has several series:
    Life Wisdom Project: How to live a wiser, happier, and more meaningful life with special guests.From God To Jerry To You: Calling for the attention of spiritual seekers everywhere, featuring breakthroughs, pathways, and illuminations.Two Philosophers Wrestle With God: Sit in on a dialogue between philosophers about God and the questions we all have.What's On Our Mind- Connect the dots with Jerry and Scott over the most recent series of episodes.What's On Your Mind: What are readers and listeners saying? What is God saying?Resources:
    READ AND WATCH: What's Wrong With Ego?FROM GOD TO JERRY TO YOU PLAYLISTHashtags: #whatsonourmind #godanautobiography #experiencegod

    Would you like to be featured on the show or have questions about spirituality or divine communication? Share your story or experience with God! We'd love to hear from you! 🎙️ 
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    • 9 min
    162. What's On Our Mind- Embracing the Drama of Life: Reflections on Suffering and the Inconvenient God

    162. What's On Our Mind- Embracing the Drama of Life: Reflections on Suffering and the Inconvenient God

    In a special episode of What's On Our Mind, Scott Langdon and Dr. Jerry L. Martin reflect on suffering and divine perspectives. Revisiting Jonathan Weidenbaum's rejection of nihilism after a year of loss, they discuss unconventional responses to suffering and the search for meaning.

    The hosts explore the ineffable nature of the divine, emphasizing the interconnectedness between playing a character and our relationship with God. The conversation touches on free will, the nature of evil, and the challenges of understanding God's role in our lives.

    Jerry revisits an Inconvenient God, and Scott shares insights from his acting roles, both encountering God's engagement in the intricacies of human experience. Subscribe for weekly episodes and explore profound insights in this ongoing exploration of God's story.

    Relevant Episodes:
    [The Life Wisdom Project] The Encounter With Novelty And Living Truthfully | Spiritual Resilience: Navigating Loss and Finding Meaning[From God To Jerry To You] An Inconvenient GodOther Series:
    The podcast began with the Dramatic Adaptation of the book and now has several series:
    Life Wisdom Project: How to live a wiser, happier, and more meaningful life with special guests.From God To Jerry To You: Calling for the attention of spiritual seekers everywhere, featuring breakthroughs, pathways, and illuminations.Two Philosophers Wrestle With God: Sit in on a dialogue between philosophers about God and the questions we all have.What's On Our Mind- Connect the dots with Jerry and Scott over the most recent series of episodes.What's On Your Mind: What are readers and listeners saying? What is God saying?Resources:
    READ: "A Step in the Right Direction." WATCH: An Inconvenient GodWHAT'S ON OUR MIND PLAYLISTHashtags: #whatsonourmind #godanautobiography #experiencegod
    Would you like to be featured on the show or have questions about spirituality or divine communication? Share your story or experience with God! We'd love to hear from you! 🎙️


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    • 28 min
    161. What's On Your Mind- Spiritual Wisdom: God's Story, Harmony, and Personal Growth

    161. What's On Your Mind- Spiritual Wisdom: God's Story, Harmony, and Personal Growth

    In this insightful episode of What's On Your Mind from God: An Autobiography, Scott and Jerry share a letter from the previous Life Wisdom Project guest, Ajit Dass. Listeners are treated to a captivating discussion about the diverse aspects of God's story, touching on philosophy, spirituality, and the evolution of human understanding.

    Ajit reviews the profound revelations of the book God: An Autobiography and reflects on his spiritual journey while exploring the unique insights from the book.
    Ajit eloquently extracts five fundamental life lessons derived from God's narrative. The episode concludes with a thoughtful examination of the intersection between various religions, emphasizing the interconnectedness of different philosophies in the broader narrative of humanity's collective spiritual journey.


    By offering a nuanced exploration of spirituality, life wisdom, and the harmonious coexistence of diverse religious perspectives, this episode promises to broaden your understanding and leave you with fresh perspectives on the intersection of philosophy, religion, and the profound essence of human existence.

    Relevant Episodes:
    [Life Wisdom Project] The Harmony of Spiritual Wisdom and Self-HelpOther Series:
    Life Wisdom Project- How to live a wiser, happier, and more meaningful life with special guests.From God To Jerry To You- A series calling for the attention of spiritual seekers everywhere, featuring breakthroughs, pathways, and illuminations.Two Philosophers Wrestle With God- Sit in on a dialogue between philosophers about God and the questions we all have.What's On Our Mind- Connect the dots with Jerry and Scott over the most recent series of episodes.What's On Your Mind- What are readers and listeners saying? What is God saying?Resources:
    READ: "The Soul is at One with God"WATCH: "What's Your Spiritual Autobiography- Ajit Dass"WHAT'S ON YOUR MIND PLAYLIST Hashtags: #whatsonyourmind #godanautobiography #experiencegod

    Would you like to be featured on the show or have questions about spirituality or divine communication? Share your story or experience with God! We'd love to hear from you! 🎙️
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    • 40 min

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