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River myths and the soul

May 1, 2012 Comments off

The spiritual rivers of the Bible bring healing and life, and cause the desert to bloom, the desert being the spiritual environment of the saints who are represented by the woman in the wilderness, in Revelation 12:6 and 14. These spiritual rivers contrast with the mythical rivers of Homer’s epics, or in the works of Plato, which are associated with theories about the afterlife, and the concept of the immortality of the soul, and the tales about them couched in gloomy superstition, that cultivate and promote the fear of death. According to various articles at Wikipedia: Read more…