“To Heaven and Back”: Three Powerful Near-Death Experiences

December 5th, 2013
near death, universal life church

What does it feel like to die? This was the question explored in Anderson Cooper Special Report: To Heaven and Back, which aired recently on CNN and featured the personal testimony of three individuals who died and came back to … Continue reading

Could Lab Rats Help Explain Near-Death Experiences in Humans?

August 21st, 2013
near death experience, brain activity

Do rodents hold the key to answering questions about what happens when we die? A group of researchers have concluded that increased activity in the brains of dying laboratory rats may explain the cause of near-death experiences (NDEs) in humans. … Continue reading

Ministers Search for the Spiritual Brain

April 30th, 2012
The human brain - how much control does it have over one's spirituality?

Where in the brain does God reside? Does spiritual experience originate in the mind? Such questions are nearly unanswerable, but scientists are beginning to paint a clearer picture of what happens inside our brains during moments of spiritual insight. We … Continue reading