I met Robbie at a Meetup group called Misfit Island (Montreal). He was the original editor of Vice Magazine, a successful screenwriter, and a creator of content for several Cirque du Soleil shows. He is currently finishing a degree in Philosophy at Concordia University.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Other — 2017-09-01 — Robbie Dillon”
I met Jacques at the Catholic Monastery where I was receiving instruction on the Catholic Faith for the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA). He was on his way to becoming a religious, but things didn’t pan out. He is now questioning his Catholic faith.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Catholic — 2017-07-26 — Jacques”
SanathaVihari Losangeles is a Theravada Buddhist monk from Sarathchandra Buddhist Center in Los Angeles California. He stumbled upon my podcast and reached out to put me in touch with some Canadian Buddhists. He’s a bright young man with a sunny disposition.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Buddhist — 2017-08-21 — SanathaVihari Losangeles”
Pykris reached out to do part 2. We talked about music, fantasy, mental-illness, compassion and psychiatry, among other things.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Other — 2017-08-13 — Pykris Part 2”
I met Meagan at a party through mutual friends. She is a professional singer by trade, and an Anglican by faith. During our friendly chat we drank tea from fine porcelain china and nibbled on home-made banana bread. I felt right at home.
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Uzi reached out to do Part 2 after listening to Part 1. He was uncomfortable with his strong language and other aspects of his first interview, and has grown from the experience. This is what it’s all about. Thank you Uzi.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Atheist — 2017-08-04 — Uzi Part 2”
Diabolically Informative put out a video on his YouTube channel defending some aspects of Morgue’s Hyperianism, which has some Pythagorean roots. He is the first idealist I have interviewed, but not the last, I hope. I enjoyed hearing his perspective.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Other — 2017-07-28 — Diabolically Informative”
The woman who wants to be known simply as “Their Child” emailed me asking to do Part 2, so I agreed. She says she had a private revelation from her Father about the symbolic meaning of the human umbilical cord. I let her talk without interruption.
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I met Uzi on Facebook. I could tell that he was a firecracker with a lot to say about religion and life in general. He did not disappoint. A warm, generous, loving man with a lot of energy and a tough practical ethics. It was a lot of fun meeting him.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Atheist — 2017-07-25 — Uzi”