Prof Dame Mary Beard – Introduction: Murderous games

let me extend to you all a very warm welcome to this series of Gifford lecture at the University of Edinburgh for the session 2018 to 2019 my name is Stuart brown I’m professor of ecclesiastical history and the deputy convener of the Gifford lectures ships committee allow me to say a few words about…

Prof Dame Mary Beard – Whiteness

I’d like to welcome you all to this Gifford lecture my name is Joe Shaw I’m a member of the Gifford lectureship committee and I’m delighted to welcome our distinguished speaker professor Mary beard who is professor at the University of Cambridge and a fellow of Newnham College, as she continues her series on the…

Prof Dame Mary Beard – Them and us

Ladies and Gentlemen welcome back to the 2019 series of Gifford lectures I’m Allison Eliot I’m an honorary fellow of divinity and I’m a member of the Gifford Lectures Committee I’m delighted to welcome our distinguished speaker for this evening professor Dame Mary Beard professor at the University of Cambridge and fellow of Newnham College…

Osho, The Buddha & Mother Teresa

One thing that I liked about Osho is that he was utterly honest and outspoken. He was simply not a commentator on religious text or spiritual text. He was a scientist. He experienced things and accepted some and discarded some. It is interesting to know that he discarded even the Buddha himself. Towards the end…

MSIA | John-Roger Mother Teresa’s Five Finger Gospel

JOHN-ROGER (J-R): I saw you in Calcutta. Mother Teresa: You better come back to Calcutta. (JOHN-ROGER LAUGHING) MOTHER TERESA: How nice. -God bless you Mother. -God bless you. That will happen. Please sit. Well, you remember the last time we met, we talked in Calcutta. And you did something very nice… -What did I do?…

Wayne Dyer – Mother Teresa Poem ‘Do it Anyway’

Mankind has not evolved because every time we have a dispute What we do in that dispute is when someone has hatred or anger or any of these slower and lower energies is that we respond with the same energy of hatred and Anger and What we do is we create a counter force and…

Prof Dame Mary Beard – Tyranny and democracy

welcome to the latest in the series of Gifford lectures again to Professor Mary be a lecturer who I’ll introduce for me in a moment so those of you that know about the Gifford lectures and I know many of you will be regulars here know that the the universe friend was very proud to…