The First Prophets: Inside The Minds Of The World’s Oldest Religious Founders

April 17, 2020 - General
La conversion de Saint Paul by Luca Giordano (1690), Museum of Fine Arts of Nancy. (Public Domain)

“Let us be quiet, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.” This quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson hints at the subjective experience of religious revelation – the revealing of a higher truth to a messenger by a supernatural deity. 


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