By Jerry B. Brown Ph.D., Julie M. Brown M.A.
Unearths proof of visionary vegetation in Christianity and the lifetime of Jesus present in medieval paintings and biblical scripture--hidden in undeniable sight for centuries
• Follows the authors’ anthropological experience researching sacred mushroom pictures in eu and heart japanese church buildings, together with Roslyn Chapel and Chartres
• offers colour pictures displaying how R. Gordon Wasson’s psychedelic conception of faith sincerely extends to Christianity and divulges why Wasson suppressed this knowledge because of his mystery courting with the Vatican
• Examines the Bible and the Gnostic Gospels to teach that visionary crops have been the catalyst for Jesus’s awakening to his divinity and immortality
Throughout medieval Christianity, non secular artistic endeavors emerged to demonstrate the lessons of the Bible for the mostly illiterate inhabitants. What, then, is the importance of the psychoactive mushrooms hiding in simple sight within the art and icons of many eu and Middle-Eastern church buildings? Does Christianity have a psychedelic history?
Providing wonderful visible facts from their anthropological trip all through Europe and the center East, together with visits to Roslyn Chapel and Chartres Cathedral, authors Julie and Jerry Brown rfile the function of visionary vegetation in Christianity. They retrace the pioneering learn of R. Gordon Wasson, the well-known “sacred mushroom seeker,” on psychedelics in historical Greece and India, and one of the present-day reindeer herders of Siberia and the Mazatecs of Mexico. difficult Wasson’s legacy, the authors display his mystery dating with the Vatican that resulted in Wasson’s refusal to pursue his hallucinogen conception into the hallowed halls of Christianity.
Examining the Bible and the Gnostic Gospels, the authors supply scriptural aid to teach that sacred mushrooms have been the muse for Jesus’ revelation of the dominion of Heaven and that he was once initiated into those mystical practices in Egypt in the course of the lacking Years. They contend that the timber of information and of Immortality in Eden have been sacred mushrooms.
Uncovering the function performed by means of visionary crops within the origins of Judeo-Christianity, the authors invite us to reconsider what we all know concerning the lifetime of Jesus and to think about a debatable idea that demanding situations us to discover those sacred pathways to the divine.