Category Archives: Gnosticism

Bruce Charlton on Agency

A commentary on Bruce Charlton’s essays. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Autopilot, Collective Strength, Conspiracy Theories, Counterfeit/False Paradigms, Cultural Anthropology, Cultural Differences, Culture Wars, Discerning Lies and Deception, Elite Cultural Influences, Ethical Systems, Fundamental Frame, Gnosticism, God's Concept of Justice, Government, Holding Frame, Models of Failure, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Philosophy, Politics, Power, Purpose, Reviews, Self-Concept, Society, Socio-Economic Class Studies, Sphere of Influence, The Power of God, Uncategorized | 32 Comments

Failing to Launch

Women are more eager to leave the nest than build one. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Building Wealth, Calculated Risk Taking, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Faux-Masculinity, Female Evo-Psych, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Fundamental Frame, Gnosticism, Holding Frame, Hypergamy, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Personal Domain, Politics, Power, Psychology, Purpose, Relationships, Self-Concept, Socio-Economic Class Studies, Solipsism, Sphere of Influence, Statistics Reports, Zeitgeist Reports | 56 Comments

Catacomb Resident on Moral Agency

Female moral agency is limited to the requirements of the biblical Covenant. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Arranged Marriage, Boundaries, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Collective Strength, Culture Wars, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Discipline and Molding, Ethical Systems, Faith Community, Female Power, Feminism, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Fundamental Frame, Gnosticism, God's Concept of Justice, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Identity, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Leadership, Legalism, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Mysticism, Organization and Structure, Personal Domain, Power, Psychology, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Solipsism, Sphere of Influence, Stewardship, The Power of God | 47 Comments

Deep Strength on Women’s Agency

Female moral agency is solipsistic, vain, and easily misdirected or stymied. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Churchianity, Collective Strength, Communications, Fantasy and Illusion, Female Power, Gnosticism, Headship and Patriarchy, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Leadership, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Media, Moral Agency, Mysticism, Organization and Structure, Parenting, Personal Domain, Persuasion, Power, Psychology, Relationships, Reviews, Secrecy, Self-Concept, Self-Control, Solipsism, Sphere of Influence, Stewardship, Teaching, The Power of God, Trust | 46 Comments

The 13 Harbingers of Masculine Doom

The spiritual forces afflicting men in the 21st century. Continue reading

Posted in Antimonianism, Archetypes, Chivalry, Churchianity, Collective Strength, Convergence, Counterfeit/False Paradigms, Depression, Desire, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Ethical Systems, Evangelism, Faith Community, Faux-Masculinity, Feminism, Fundamental Frame, Gnosticism, Handling Rejection, Holding Frame, Identity, Inner Game, Introspection, Leadership, Legalism, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Personal Domain, Personal Presentation, Personality Types, Power, Psychology, Purpose, Self-Concept, Society, Sphere of Influence, Strategy, Teaching, Zeitgeist Reports | 34 Comments

The Biblical Adage of “Dying to Self” is not Ego Ablation

Overcoming issues of confusion about the concepts that Betacize Christian Men. Continue reading

Posted in Churchianity, Convergence, Counterfeit/False Paradigms, Discerning Lies and Deception, Faith Community, Faux-Masculinity, Fundamental Frame, Generational Curses, Gnosticism, Identity, Introspection, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Mysticism, Philosophy, Self-Concept, Sphere of Influence, Teaching, Trust | 41 Comments

Hexis Cathexis and Voodoo Catharsis

Cathexis bites the bait.  Catharsis reels them in. Continue reading

Posted in Counterfeit/False Paradigms, Culture Wars, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Elite Cultural Influences, Feminism, Gnosticism, Holding Frame, Identity, Individualism, Introspection, Media, News Critique, Persuasion, Politics, Psychology, Purpose, Questions from Readers, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept | 6 Comments

A Clarification on Fornication

Just to be clear. Continue reading

Posted in Adultery and Fornication, Attitude, Communications, Desire, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Enduring Suffering, Gnosticism, Holding Frame, Introspection, Legalism, Masturbation, Models of Failure, Psychology, Purity Culture, Purpose, Running the Gauntlet, Self-Concept, Self-Control | 51 Comments

October Epilogue – Gnosticism

An inventory of what we have learned. Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Collective Strength, Communications, Confidence, Conserving Power, Conspiracy Theories, Culture Wars, Decision Making, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Education, Enduring Suffering, Evangelism, Fundamental Frame, Game Theory, Gnosticism, Holding Frame, Inner Game, Introspection, Leadership, Love, Manosphere, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Media, Perseverance, Philosophy, Politics, Power, Purpose, Reviews, Self-Concept, Solipsism, Sphere of Influence, Stewardship, The Power of God, Zeitgeist Reports | 58 Comments

The Ruling Ideology of Gnosticism

Gnosticism is the expression of the Evil within human nature. Continue reading

Posted in Churchianity, Collective Strength, Conspiracy Theories, Convergence, Culture Wars, Desire, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Elite Cultural Influences, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Fundamental Frame, Gnosticism, Holding Frame, Identity, Media, Moral Agency, Philosophy, Politics, Power, Prophecy, Purpose, Reviews, Self-Concept, Society, Solipsism, Sphere of Influence, Zeitgeist Reports | 11 Comments