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Jacob Needleman

"The Power of Awareness is A Liberating Force"

— Jacob Needleman —

Jacob Needleman is a professor of philosophy at San Francisco State University and the author of many books, including The Heart of Philosophy, Lost Christianity Money and the Meaning of Life, The American Soul and Why Can’t We Be Good? In addition to his teaching and writing, he serves as a consultant in the fields of psychology, education, medical ethics, philanthropy, and business, and has been featured on Bill Moyers's acclaimed PBS series A World of Ideas.

"The proof of the existence of God in the world is the existence
of men and women who manifest God in the world."

Time and The Soul

"A human being is meant to be able to love."

The Wisdom of Jacob Needleman

Inner World of Man

The Gurdjieff Work

Cult or Genuine Path

What is a Human Being?

Awakened Human Beings

What is God?

Recommended Reading

G.I. Gurdjieff and His School

Introduction to the Gurdjieff Work

The True Human Body

Toward a New Conception of God

What is God?

Why Can't We Be Good?

Questions of the Heart?

The One Great Question


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