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Episode 102

#102 – Knowing God

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  A lot of people claim to be enlightened.These claims are rarely ever true.But this is a conversation with someone who has actually experienced an enlightened state in which they knew God.Tune in for a discussion with Richard about his experience and the…

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Episode 101

#101 – Spirituality – in one word!

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  In one word – what does spirituality mean to you? What is “being spiritual” really about? Is it about truth? A greater awareness of oneness? Inner peace? Come and join us for the discussion on the 101st episode of the show! ***…

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#100 – How to be in the world but not of it

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  It’s not easy living in our materialistic world and striving for spiritual enlightenment.But “in the world” is where we need to be in order to serve and help as many people as possible.The challenge is to change the world for the better…

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Episode 99

#99 – Do you remember your past lives?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  We have all lived through countless incarnations on Earth! Who were you in a past life? What are the lessons you need to learn in this life? And how could your experiences in a past life help you now? Check out this…

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The Spiritual Freedom Show

#98 – The science of spirituality

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  Are true science and true religion really so different? They both strive to understand the nature of the universe. They both try to express these unchangeable truths. And, ideally, they both try to apply these truths to bring about the greatest benefit…

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#97 – What’s your destiny?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  If we want to find true happiness – to really feel like we’re doing what we’re meant to be doing – we need to realize our destiny. So, what is YOUR destiny? And what can you do to realize it? Check out…

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#96 – Inner Peace or World Peace?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  Is changing ourselves the best way to change the world? Should we focus on our own inner peace? And let world peace take care of itself? Or is there a need to play a more direct – more active – role in…

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#95 – UFOs: Friend or Foe?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:    UFOs are now often acknowledged seriously in the media and by governments around the world – even if they still won’t fully admit they’re extraterrestrial. Are UFOs really hostile – as so many try to make out? Or are they friendly?…

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#94 – Does truth matter to you?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:    This week’s topic is something very close to my heart. And if you’re reading this, probably close to yours too. In a world that is hypnotised by the “unreal” – consumerism, materialism, etc – it is the only thing that really…

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Were you born to suffer?

#93 – Were you born to suffer?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  When we’re faced with suffering it can be hard to understand why.Why me?Why this?Why now?The truth is not just helpful but even liberating.It can help us all not only to endure the trials of life with a completely different perspective, but even…

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#92 – People from other planets

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  Lots of people identify as “starseeds” – souls from other planets who have incarnated here on Earth to help humanity in some way. But how many, if any, of them really are from other planets? Tune in this week to discover more…

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#91 – Easter, Extraterrestrials and Karma

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  What if I told you that the Master Jesus was from another planet? That the Star of Bethlehem was a UFO? That Jesus’s main mission to Earth was to die – and that he arranged his own death at that time to…

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#90 – Who’s your Spirit Guide?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video:  This week’s episode is about spirit guides!Even if you aren’t aware of yours, it doesn’t mean they’re not there and it doesn’t mean they’re not inspiring you.Richard has had many contacts with people living on higher realms, and in this episode he…

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What got you into spirituality

#89 – What got you into spirituality?

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video: What got you into spirituality? I think we can all agree that the traditional image we’re given for a successful, happy life just doesn’t fit with the spiritually-minded person. It just isn’t enough. Sooner or later, the desire for truth and the urge…

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#88 – The raw truth about channelled teachings

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video: There are lots of people who claim to be in telepathic contact with the Master Jesus or another advanced Master a higher plane of existence. The vast majority of these claims are false. The key is to be able to pick out the…

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#87 – You can prove psychic powers

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video: This week Richard and I talk about psychic powers. For some people, psychic powers sound like magic or wishful thinking, and they have a hard time accepting that things like clairvoyance or mediumship actually exist. The best way to find out is to…

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#86 – Pacifism is not enough

Listen to the full episode: Watch the full episode as a video: We said we’d have a surprise for you this week and here it is! The Spiritual Freedom Show is now on video – as well as audio! Our mission is the same as ever – to answer your spiritual questions with the outstanding…

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How to Help Bring Global Peace and Healing with Strategic Prayer

What Is Strategic Prayer? Strategic prayer is spiritual first aid. It is used in crisis situations, such as war, plane crashes, earthquakes, floods or riots to bring help, inspiration, and healing and to assist in relief efforts. If, for example, a war is pending somewhere in the world and peace talks are about to begin,…

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Episode 85

#85 – Living a life of bravery, true love and service

When Bipin Patel first came across The Nine Freedoms he was deeply dissatisfied with the life that he was leading – in spite of all of his worldly achievements. This week he talks about the first steps he took to begin to manifest greater bravery, deeper love and world-changing service to others in his life….

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Episode 84

#84 – Following a Master

A true spiritual Master is a living embodiment of Divine truth. They have found the way to God-realization – and help others to do the same, especially their most devoted disciples. In the West, some people may balk at the devotion and obedience of disciples, but in the East, the guru-disciple relationship is a tradition…

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From Orthodoxy to Mysticism – My Christian Journey

Almost 40 years ago, in 1984, I was an orthodox Christian. I regularly attended St. Martin-in-the-Fields church in Trafalgar Square, London, known to many people around the world as “the parish church of England”. I also gave of my services to the Scrub Club, a motley crew of pensioners plus a few lost souls who…

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Episode 83

#83 – Making the ultimate sacrifice

Real love – what is it? It is certainly not the sickly sentimentality or brutish possessiveness that are erroneously often called “love”. In The Nine Freedoms Mars Sector 6 describes love as something vastly more than either of those things: sacrifice. This week Mark Bennett talks about what this means, and even shares a thought…

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Episode 82

#82 – Free yourself from conditioning

Fear holds us back from so many things in life. Most importantly, it holds us back from manifesting our own Divine potential: psychic abilities, spiritual healing powers, wisdom and more. This week Alyson Lawrence talks about overcoming fear and conditioning. As we dispel fear we begin to finally experience freedom, and can better tune in…

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The Spiritual Freedom Show 81

#81 – Make love a part of your life now

The Nine Freedoms contains teachings that you can apply in your everyday life to help you conquer fear, love others unconditionally, and race towards enlightenment. This week Livia Patel talks about how the Second Freedom – Love – changed her outlook and her life. Make love a part of your life now! Join international bestselling…

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The Spiritual Freedom Show 80

#80 – How to choose a spiritual teacher

Choosing a spiritual teacher is one of the most important decisions you will ever make in your life. But how do you know whether a teacher is the real thing? And what do you do if you realize you’ve made a bad choice? This week Tanya Solberg shares a difficult lesson from her own life…

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The most spiritual thing we can do

The most spiritual thing we can do

I think there is a great danger on the spiritual path of underestimating service. Even if we think service is important, even if we think that service is the most important thing we can do, there is still a temptation to think of it as a chore. As the grunt work. As something we have…

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The Spiritual Freedom Show 79

#79 – When it’s not just a dream…

Dreams are not just the ramblings of our unconscious minds, or random electrical discharges, as some scientists may claim. Sleep is a state of astral projection from the physical body. Most people don’t remember these experiences, but sometimes you can. This week Alyson Lawrence talks about the responsibility we have for our thoughts – 24…

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The Spiritual Freedom Show 78

#78 – Build a strong foundation for your spiritual practice

The New Year is a good time to think about new habits. This week Vivien Gibson reflects on building a strong foundation for your spiritual practice. An essential key to all forms of self-development is control, and therefore it is vital to have good powers of concentration. Tune in to discover more about what you…

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Episode 77 long

#77 – New Year’s inspiration for spiritual workers

On behalf of the team at the Spiritual Freedom Show I’d like to wish you all a Happy New Year! If there is anything that will help us in the year ahead, bravery is surely on that list. Bravery is not just a necessary step we have to take in order to become spiritual. It…

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Episode 76 long

#76 – What really counts at Christmas

On behalf of the team here at The Spiritual Freedom Show, I’d like to wish all of you celebrating at this time a very happy Christmas! We definitely do have something special in store for you in today’s show – whether you celebrate Christmas or not – so don’t miss it! The holiday period gives…

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