M.E. Brines A comparison of religion, philosophy and magick throughout history. Are all religions basically the same? What are the similarities between the New Age, Catholicism, Protestantism, Judaism, Mormonism and the Jehovah’s Witnesses? What do paganism and Gnostic Christianity have in common? Is secular humanism really superior to “mere religion” or just another means to the same end? Is there any truly original supernatural philosophy? What sets it apart from current religious practice? Is there a way to find Truth and contentment?
M.E. Brines Are Conspiracy Theories intrinsically absurd? Why do some people believe in them while others just laugh at the very idea? A must-read for every conspiracy theorist and scary as hell if you aren’t.
M.E. Brines Explains the influence of blood on modern history, warfare, religion, secret societies, government and popular culture. Ties together (among other things) secret societies, the Federal Reserve, vampires, Goths, Mormon Church practices, the decline of modern Christian Church attendance, sausage, synagogues, Dungeons & Dragons, Harry Potter, Nazis, the Holocaust, the Roswell incident and the Bush family. Really weird
M.E. Brines Compares & contrasts magic use from Wiccan, Satanist, Monotheistic, Hermetic and other occult points of view. What’s the difference between White and Black magic? Also touches on the destruction of Atlantis. A lot of information in a little package.
M.E. Brines Death by Chocolate – Complete killer brownie recipe from Becky’s Bakery in Mesa, Arizona with 6 variations plus recipe for no cook chocolate fudge with 7 variations that can also be used as a brownie frosting. Includes the most dangerous recipe in the world: a 5-minute-microwave recipe for chocolate cake with 5 variations. (It’s so dangerous because now you’re only five minutes away from chocolate cake!)
M.E. Brines Complete instructions for the proper construction and wear of the protective tin foil hat, including materials, the best brands and types of foils, a size chart, proper construction, safety considerations, even fashion tips! A must-have for any conspiratorial theorist, and absolutely hilarious if you’re not. Originally published as a hard-copy pamphlet-sized chapbook.
M.E. Brines Explains tragedy from a spiritual standpoint and how we should respond. Considers the question in depth, addressing the standard atheist challenge: why would a just and loving God permit... (insert your favorite atrocity here.) Examines the Prosperity Gospel – Name it and claim it! Is suffering due to our failure to live up to God’s requirements? Is it a test of our faith? Does God protect the righteous from all harm? Is adversity proof of our spiritual inadequacy? Does Karma play a role? How does the omnipotence of God relate to cosmic justice? Are we merely puppets of our genes and cultural conditioning, predestined to Heaven or Hell by an omnipotent Creator? Is God unjust to punish finite sins with an infinite sentence to Hell? What is the purpose of Hell? (And it’s not what you think.) What does sin have to do with Free Will? What’s the Bible truth about Free Will? How does it relate to suffering? How do Islam, the Butterfly Effect, and the Wiccan Threefold Law of Return relate to the topic? Discover the Truth for yourself!
M.E. Brines A short, provocative work examining the ways we look at life. Using logic and offbeat humor, the author challenges the reader to examine per-suppositions and provides techniques for telling the difference between truths and lies. A strange mix of humor and philosophy. Entertaining and challenging.
M.E. Brines Self-Defense Against Alien Abduction – The possibility of being abducted by aliens is a credible threat. According to a 1991 poll, aliens have abducted nearly four million Americans (about 2% of the population.) Another study in 1994 at Rutgers University by doctors Westrum and Goertzel determined as many as 8.7 million people may have been abducted. Your odds of joining this group are better than one in fifty -- Don’t be a victim!
This concise chapbook summarizes eight primary resistance techniques proven successful. Includes references. But WHY do the aliens do this? What is their motivation and the real truth about where they come from? Very thought-provoking.
M.E. Brines Why do those who disagree with you politically believe the ridiculous things they do? Why don’t they see what’s so obvious? How does the Progressive Mentality differ from the Conservative Mentality? What are their origins? Their motivation? Their goals? What part does religion play in political worldviews – for BOTH sides. What does the Culture War mean for the future of the US. Will it become a shooting war? How will it end? Does it really matter who wins the next election? An enlightening and entertaining discussion, no matter what your politics. Includes a handy Progressive-Conservative Dictionary.
M.E. Brines The Bible – Dead Letter or a Message from Your Creator – Is the Bible really a message from God? Is there a scientific method of verification? If there were, wouldn’t YOU want to know? Extensive references.
M.E. Brines Is the scientific method compatible with Wicca and other magickal traditions? Are science and religion incompatible? Current wisdom is that they are. But is that actually true? Find out for yourself!!