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Questions and Answers on Evolution Spirituality, a Science-Compatible, Open-Source Personal Spirituality.

Our recommended first-time Visitor Actions:

1. First-time visitors, please click here for our first-time visitor overview page. Next,

2. Please click here to begin the first action steps we strongly recommend for all visitors new to Universe Spirit. And then,

3. Click here for the Evolution Spirituality Beginners Introduction, Quick Overview, and Online booklet if you have not done so already.

 

Our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): About Evolution Spirituality

Below you will find all of the Evolution Spirituality FAQ questions and answers and related education and training materials.

Difficulty Codes Used in the Evolution Spirituality Master FAQ below:

Difficulty Ratings:

1.) beginner (B,)

2.) intermediate (I,)

3.) advance (A,) and,

4.) teacher/minister/co-founder (TMC.)

Other Content-Type Ratings:

In some areas, we have added the following content codes. [R2.0] for mostly all-new Evolution Spirituality materials, [R1.5] for mostly older Spirituality/Religion version 1.5 materials, or [R1.0] for mostly the oldest Spirituality/Religion version 1.0 materials. If there is no content rating, you can assume that it is mostly the new Evolution Spirituality material.

Please Note: Evolution Spirituality is also known interchangeably by other names on both this website and other websites. Evolution Spirituality is often also called Evolutionary Spirituality, Universe Spirituality, or Religion 2.0.

 

FAQ Sections For Beginning Level Evolutionary Spirituality Materials 

(This beginning FAQ section can be used as an individual study check sheet or even as basic Evolution Spirituality training materials. At the end of this section is an action list for what you can do to get started practicing Evolution Spirituality at the beginner level.)

 

How to Bring the Beginning Level Ideas and Practices of Evolution Spirituality into Your Life and Start Experiencing More Benefits

 

What are the Key Fundamentals of spirituality? (B)

What is Evolution Spirituality?

What does Evolution Spirituality Expect from you? (B)

What are the four most basic facts, actions, and attitudes of Evolution Spirituality? (B)

Why is Evolution Spirituality's unique emphasis on open spiritual sharing and collaboration vital to spiritual development and spiritual diversity? (B)

What is the great spiritual news and new hope offered by Evolution Spirituality? (B)

What are the Three Great Adventures for a successful, meaningful, and sustainable life forwarded by Evolution Spirituality? (B)

For Whom is Evolution Spirituality Best Suited? (B)

What other kinds of people are often attracted to Evolution Spirituality? (B)

Why Evolution Spirituality Now?

What are the three most critical areas of human knowledge that are needed for achieving life and spiritual success in Evolution Spirituality? (B)

Why are the principles of sustainable prosperity promoted so strongly within Evolution Spirituality? (B)

What is Job One for Humanity, and why is it Evolution Spirituality's key social action program for sustaining and stewarding the environment and mitigating global warming and climate destabilization? (B)

What are the Core Spiritual Practices of an Evolution Spirituality Lifestyle? (B) (I)

Can I be a member of Evolution Spirituality and also remain a member of my current religious denomination? (B)

How do I become a member or volunteer? (B)

What are the Key Evolution 2.0 Readings and Books for Beginners Level 1 and 2? (B)

 

The Role of Eco-Spirituality in Evolution Spirituality

 

Why the Evolution Spirituality Eco-Spirituality Principles are Important for Anyone Religious Concerned about Global Warming and Climate Destabilization? (B)

What is Eco-Spirituality in the Evolution Spirituality Upgrade? (B)

How is Eco-Spirituality Grounded in Science and Evolution? (B)

How can I Read and Explore More About the Eco-Spirituality of Evolution Spirituality(B)

 

How to Get Started with the Begining Level Practices of Evolution Spirituality 

The steps are listed in the order they should be done.

For 30 days, read, embrace, and live each day the short form Right Actions and the Right Attitudes of the Universe Principles of Sustainability. At the end of 30 days, notice both the significant and subtle changes in your world from this important change in your awareness, attitude, and actions.

Review the key reasons why are the Universe Principles of Sustainability a uniquely effective approach to sustainable and successful living.  (B)

If you have experienced important benefits from the step above then, click here and see if you are ready to make an important commitment to advancing your fullest possible evolution.

For 10 days, be aware of and practice the four basic facts, actions, and attitudes of Evolution Spirituality. (Be sure to do the action step in the fourth fact section.) (B)

While you are reading the book in the step below, go to the Job One for Humanity multi-step plan right now and at least pick the single easiest plan step for you to begin. Begin it soon, and after you have done that easy first step, go on to the next easiest step, etc.  There are important easy starting steps in the Job One for Humanity plan that you can do to make a real, local difference!

Read the book EarthDance: Living Systems in Evolution by Elisabet Sahtouris. This book is great for a basic scientific understanding of the "big picture" basics of how the whole universe has evolved over the last 13.7 billion years. It is an interesting and amazing read of how evolution shows us over and over again that it is not "survival of the fittest," but the survival of the most wisely cooperative. This book also contains the core of the new Genesis story used within Evolution 2.0, and its Universe Evolutionary Worldview to help us inform (or realign) our sense of individual and collective origin, identity, and purpose as Evolutioneers. (B)

Review why an Evolution Grounded Genesis Story is Important to Every Spiritual Individual. (B)

Review Evolution Spirituality's Science-Grounded Genesis Story. (B)

Learn how you can know whether your Evolution Spirituality practices are effective. (B)

Begin practicing the most needed or most desired practical art-of-living beginning (B) skills listed on this page essential for a meaningful, successful, and sustainable life. (B)

Review the FAQ links in this beginner section and read the ones that look most interesting to you about the other qualities and attributes of Evolution Spirituality.

Congratulations! You are now a Level One practitioner of Evolution Spirituality. When you have done all of the above, go on to the intermediate get started actions just below.

 

About  Sustainable Prosperity Vision of Evolution Spirituality

 

What is the Sustainable Prosperity Revolution of Evolution 2.0, Sustainable Economics and Prosumerism: The New Good Life, Hope for the Economy and the Future of Job Creation? (B)

The New Short Definition of Sustainable Prosperity

Why the Sustainable Prosperity Revolution Now and the Full Sustainable Prosperity Definition. 

How to Create a Sustainable Prosperity, Sustainable Consumerism (Prosumerism,) and a New Sustainable Economic System for All

How to Resolve the Next Great Global Jobs Crisis that Politicians, Businesses, and the Federal Reserve Dare Not Discuss For Fear the Millenials and Younger Generations Might Revolt!

What are the Billions of Good Paying and Meaningful New Jobs of the Sustainable Prosperity, Sustainable Consumerism, and Sustainable Economy Revolution?

How You Can Promote Sustainable Prosperity to Create a Sustainable Economy

Some Advanced Concepts of Sustainable Prosperity

What is the New Worldview Behind Living the Principles for Creating Sustainable Prosperity, Sustainable Economics and a Sustainable Consumerism

 

What are the "Right Actions," which Are Used Daily by Practitioners of Evolution Spirituality

This section contains mostly beginner 'level materials.

 

Introducing the Right Actions of the Universe Principles of Sustainability (B)

The Master List of Right Actions from the Universe Principles of Sustainability (B( (I)

The Short Form Printable Version of the Universe Principles of Right Actions and Right Attitudes. (B)

What the New Universe Principles of Sustainability will do for Your Life! (B)

The Universe Principles and Our Key Human Virtues (B)

The Universe Principles and the Open Source Model (I) (A)

The Core "Value Interests" and Meta-Principles Found Within The Universe's Progressive Evolution (I) (A)

The Other Universe Principles of Sustainability for Right Attitude for Creating a Just Civilization and a Meaningful and Sustainable Prosperity (B)

Footnotes, Qualifications, and Additional Resources and Information Regarding the Universe Principles Right Actions (I) (A)

 

What are the"Right Attitudes," which are Used Daily by Practitioners of Evolution Spirituality

This section contains mostly beginner 'level materials.

Introducing the Right Attitudes of the Universe Principles of Sustainability (B)

The Master List of Right Attitudes of the Universe Principles of Sustainability (B)

The Short Form Printable Version of the Universe Principles of Right Actions and Right Attitudes. (B)

What the Universe Principles of Right Attitude and Right Action Will do for Your Life! (B)

The Benefits of Using the Universe Principles of Right Attitude and Right Action (B)

The Universe Principles' Right Attitudes and Human Virtues (B)

Why the Right Attitudes Work so Well (I) (A)

How the Universe Principles of Right Attitude Relate to Justice and Energy Management (I) (A)

The Universe’s Core Evolutionary Value-Interests (A)

Important Footnotes, Research and Science Notes and Details for the Universe Principles (I) (A)

 

The New Universe Spirit Eco-communities

Click Here to see The Vision, Principles, and Structure for Universe Eco-communities.

 

How to Get Assistance in Learning and Using the Beginning Ideas of Evolution Spirituality

 

What is your recommended Evolution Spirituality reading list? (B)

What are other areas I can explore at Universe Spirit? (B)

What do I do if I would like some personal assistance, coaching, counseling, or other help with maintaining or expanding my life or spiritual practices? (B)

How do I find your Universe Spirit location(s) or attend an event? (B)

 

What are the New Evolutioneers and Universe Citizens of the Evolution Spirituality movement?

 

What is an Evolutioneer? Why Are They Important for a Better Future? (I)

What is an Evolutioneers' Great Commitment? (I) 

What do individuals do that call themselves Evolutioneers or Evolutionaries? (I)

What is an Evolutioneer or Evolutionary, and how do I become an Evolutionneer/Evolutionary so that I can co-partner with progressive evolution as a proactive agent for planetary improvement? (I)

What is the Universe Declaration of Responsibilities for Universe Citizens, Planetary Evolutioneers, Planetary Citizens, and Universe Community Members? (I)

What is the Universe Declaration of Rights for Universe Citizens, Planetary Evolutioneers, Evolutionaries, Planetary Citizens, and Universe Community Members? (I) 

What is the Universe Charter for Universe Citizens, Planetary Evolutioneers, Evolutionaries, Planetary Citizens, and Universe Community Members? (I) 

What are the universe "big picture" attitudes of a Universe Citizen, Planetary Evolutioneer, Evolutionary, and Planetary Citizen, click here. (I)

What are the universe "big picture" action principles of a Universe Citizen, Planetary Evolutioneer, Evolutionary, and Planetary Citizen, click here. (I)

What are the universe-scaled meta-perspectives of a Universe Citizen, Planetary Evolutioneer, Evolutionary, and Planetary Citizen, click here. (I)

How does a Universe Citizen and Planetary Evolutioneers see a planetary government for Earth? (I)

Most members eventually also see themselves as  Universe Citizens, Planetary Evolutioneers, Evolutionaries, and Planetary Citizens. (I)(A)

What is a Universe Citizen, and what does universe citizenship entail? (I)

What do Planetary Citizens know and do? (I)

 

The Sustainable Prosperity Manifesto: How to Build a Sustainable Prosperity for All

Click here to learn the sustainable prosperity principles and key actions.

 

What are the Essential Spiritual Safeguards Used in Evolution Spirituality

This section contains mostly beginner and some intermediate materials.

 

What are the qualities of Healthy Spiritual Practices? (B) [R1.5]

How does one know when they are becoming attuned to an authentic guiding "voice" within or to the guidance of Ultimate Reality? (B) [R1.5]

How can I know whether my spiritual practices are effective? (B) [R1.5]

How does the Open-Source Practice of "Forking" Protect The Evolution Spirituality Movement? (B)

What are the warning signs of unhealthy or dangerous spiritual practices? (B) [R1.5]

What are the warning signs of a destructive cult? (B) [R1.5]

Who is vulnerable to mind control tactics in spiritual organizations? (B) [R1.5]

What is the definition of mind control? (B)

What are the main coercive mind control tactics? (B)

How does coercive mind control work? (B)

Common questions and answers about mind control in spiritual settings (B) [R1.5]

Does religion have any valid use for mind control? (B)

What are the seven steps that empower individuals to find transformational healing and recovery after suffering cult or mind control abuse? (B) [R1.5]

Do you have a code of ethics for your Evolution Spirituality "Life and Spirit" ministers, facilitators, teachers, and Spiritual Guides? (B)

What are the 4 stages of faith and the and meta-framework in which healthy spiritual development normally takes place as individuals mature? (I) [R1.5]

Please Note: The Spiritual Safeguards listed just above are also a supportive adjunct to the Open Source Spirituality core kernel of Evolution Spirituality. (I)

 

The Universe Evolutionary Worldview and its Relationship with Evolution Spirituality

This section contains beginner-level materials. 

What is the summary overview of the Universe Evolutionary Worldview? (B)

Why is the new Universe Evolutionary Worldview so important to Evolution Spirituality? (B)

Why is the Universe Evolutionary Worldview so Important to Our Future? (B)

 

Understanding the Foundational and Vital Role of Science in Evolution Spirituality

This section contains beginner, intermediate, and some advanced materials. 

 

What is the definition of evolution science and evolutionary science?

What general benefits can one expect to receive from the science-grounded Evolution Spirituality? (B)

What science-grounded hope does Evolution Spirituality offer because it is derived in significant part from Evolution 2.0? (B)

How and why is evolutionary science the core foundation of this new Evolution Spirituality and this evolutionary emergence in spirituality? (B)

What does the balanced integration of science and spirituality mean in Evolution Spirituality(B)

What is the proper balance between science and spirituality, and what should be the role of each in my personal form of spirituality? (B)

What is the Evolution Spirituality's Science-Grounded Genesis Story? (B)

Why is an Evolution Grounded Genesis Story Important to Every Spiritual and Non-Spiritual Individual? (B)

What is the Relationship Between Evolution Spirituality and Evolution 2.0? (B)

Does evolution have a progressive direction, and why is it critical to understanding how to create a successful and meaningful secular and spiritual life? (For information on what progressive evolution is, click here.) (I) (A)

 

What are the Key Spiritual Principles and Position Papers of Evolution Spirituality

 

What is your position on personal spiritual choice and spiritual authority? (B)

What is your position on the non-equality of all spiritual information? (B)

What is your position on the questioning of spiritual or religious faith, beliefs and practices? (B)

What is your position on Miracles? (B)

What is your position on revelation and organizational spiritual authority? (B)

What is your position on the pathologies and abuses of past and current religions? (B)

What is your position on the importance of personalities or celebrities within the Religion 2.0 and Evolution Spirituality movements? (B)

What is your position on polarizing individuals or groups? (B)

What is your perspective o­n religion itself and on the diversity of other religions? (B)

Is Evolution Spirituality "the only or highest spiritual truth? And how does Evolution Spirituality feel about the spiritual truths of other religious organizations? (B)

What is your position on a requirement of allegiance to the Evolution Spirituality movements? (B)

What are your principles concerning open dialog? (B)

What is your position on copyright ownership, commercial uses, individual recognition, patents, and trademarks concerning spiritual wisdom and the global spiritual commons? (B)

What is your position on sexuality? (I)

What is your position on what is spiritual truth and the usefulness of spiritual belief, dogma, myths, and metaphors? (I)

 

    What are the Key Secular Positions of Evolution Spirituality

    What is your position on Population Management and Population Control? (B)

    What is your position on global warming and climate destabilization? (B) (I)

    What is your position on Technologies such as genetic engineering, biotech, nanotech, artificial intelligence, artificial life, cybernetics, etc.?  (I)

    What is your position on Evolutionary Transhumanism? (I)

    What is your position on nuclear energy? (I)

    What is your position on the evolutionary process itself when applied to new information and the organization? (I)

    What is your position on human rights and human responsibilities? (I)

    What is your position on social activism? (I)

    What is your position on peace, conflict, and crisis viewed through the lens of progressive evolution? (I)

     

     

    The Essential New Or Expanded Basic Terminology and Definitions Critical to Understanding Evolution Spirituality

     

    What are the Five Key New Spiritual Definitions Used in Evolution Spirituality For All Evolution Spirituality Practitioners

     

     

    Here are the Key Organizational and Administrative Aspects of Evolution Spirituality

     

    What is the Mission of Evolution Spirituality, Universe Spirit, and the Universe Community? (B)

    How Does Evolution Spirituality Enact its Mission Statement? (I)

    Who created the Universe Spirit organization? (B)

    What are the Goals of the Universe Spirit Organization? (B)

    How do I create my own Evolution Spirituality group or center? (B

    Why is Evolution Spirituality's unique emphasis on open spiritual sharing and collaboration vital to spiritual development and spiritual diversity? (B)

    What are the collaboration principles used in the Evolution Spirituality movement? (I)

    What are the Codes of Conduct and Ethics for members, teachers, and ministers/facilitators? (Level two, three, and four spiritual disciplines and practices.) (I) (A)

    What is the role of the co-intelligence principles used in Evolution Spirituality and by Universe community members to expand the movement? (A)

    What are some of the key principles of Evolution Spirituality? (A)

     

    Get The Full Job One for Humanity Sustainable Prosperity and Climate Re-Stabilization Plan Here for Free

     

    The Job One For Humanity Climate Plan: The Most Important Adaptive Challenge and Transformational Evolutionary Adventure in Human History!

     

    About the Integral Spirituality Included Within Evolution Spirituality

     

    How is the core essence of Integral Spirituality also included within Evolution Spirituality at Universe Spirit? (I)

    What is your Evolutionary Vision of an Open Source, Integral and Personalized Spirituality for Our Time? (I)

    HERE ARE OUR FAQ SECTIONS FOR INTERMEDIATE LEVEL EVOLUTION SPIRITUALITY

    (This intermediate FAQ section can be used as an individual study check sheet or even as an Evolution Spirituality basic training materials. At the end of this section is an action list for what you can do to get started practicing Evolution Spirituality at the intermediate level.)

     

      The Basics of Evolution Spirituality for Intermediate Level Practitioners

       

      Why Evolution Spirituality Now? (I)

      What are the basic ways in which Evolution Spirituality will help improve your life, group, and the future of life on the planet? (I)

      What is the Spiritual Prime Directive of Evolution Spirituality? (I)

      What is Evolutionary Enlightenment as defined within Evolution Spirituality? (I)What is the difference between the New Consciousness Movement 2.0 vs. the Traditional Consciousness Movement 1.0, and How Does that Relate to Evolution Spirituality? (I)

      Why is the role of creativity and art important in the Evolution Spirituality community? (B) (I)

      Why is the personalized spirituality practices of  Religion 1.5 important in Religion 2.0? (I)

      How do I spiritualize my desires in order to strengthen my spiritual life and Evolution Spirituality practices? (B) [R1.5]

      How can I know whether my spiritual practices are effective? (B) [R1.5]

      How do You Resolve Life's Important Ethical and Moral Questions from an Evolution Spirituality Evolutionary Value Perspective? (This is the simple "New Golden Rule of Evolution" and Evolution Spirituality.) (I)

      What is an Evolution Spirituality Practitioners Greatest Commitment? (I)

      What are the Unique Qualities of Evolution Spirituality (I)

      What are the practical art-of-living skills taught within Evolution Spirituality that are essential for a meaningful, successful, and sustainable life? (I)

      What are the Essential Roles and Balance Between Objective Science and Subjective Personal Exploration within the Evolution Spirituality Movement? (I)

      What do you mean when you use the term eco-spirituality in Evolution Spirituality? (I) [R1.5]

      What is the Evolution Spirituality symbol, and what does it mean? click here. (I)

      What is the full purpose of Evolution Spirituality? (I)

      What are the codes of conduct for Evolution Spirituality and Universe Community members? (I)

      How can I help spread Evolution Spirituality and the Universe Evolutionary Worldview in my local area? (I)

      Why is it important to provide some form of fair exchange for services one receives from the Universe Spirit organization or any organization providing Evolution Spirituality services? (B)

      The New Or Expanded Intermediate Terminology and Definitions Essential to Understanding Evolution Spirituality

       

      You use the word "integral" a lot in Evolution Spirituality. What do you mean when you use the word integral? (I)

      What does Evolution Spirituality mean by the words Ultimate Reality? (I)

      What is Evolution Spirituality's specific description for what God means and what God's nature, purposes, etc., actually is? (I)

      What do most religions and some Evolution Spirituality members mean when you use the words Ultimate Reality and Ever-Present Origin? (I)

      What do you mean by "spirit" and "spirituality" in Evolution Spirituality? Is it the same as religion? (I)

      What do you mean when you use the word "universe" in Evolution Spirituality? (I)

      What do you mean when you use the word patriarchal? (I) [R1.5]

      What do you mean when you refer to women’s spirituality(I) [R1.5]

      What is the new evolutionary definition of peace that embraces the reality of both harmony and conflict? (I)

      What do you mean when you use the word partnerships(I)

      I sometimes see the unusual spelling of (r)evolutionary on your site. Does it have a special meaning? (I)

       

      How to Get Started with the Level 2 Intermediate Practices Found in Evolution Spirituality

       

      Review and begin practicing one or more of the surprising core spiritual practices of Evolution Spirituality.  (I)

      Learn how to spiritualize your desires to strengthen your spiritual life and do the Evolution Spirituality practices. (I) [R1.5]

      Learn about the basic stages of spiritual growth. (I) [R1.5]

      If you have experienced Evolution Spirituality's important benefits, click here and see if you are ready to make an important commitment to advancing your fullest possible evolution. (I)

      While you are reading the book in the step below, go to the Job One for Humanity multi-step plan right now and pick the next single easiest plan step for you to keep working on. After you have done that step sufficiently, go on to the next easiest step, etc.  There are many important steps in the Job One for Humanity plan that you can do to make a real, local difference!

      Read the following book, The Third Industrial Revolution by Jeremy Rifkin. This book will help you better understand Sustainable Prosperity's principles and inspire hope in a new future as we fix the climate destabilization crisis in Job One for Humanity.

      Begin learning and practicing the most needed or desired practical art-of-living intermediate skill listed on this page, essential for expanding a meaningful, successful and sustainable life. (I)

      Read the manifesto called The Evolutionary Manifesto, Our Role in the Future Evolution of Life by John Stewart. This paper contains what we need to do to become an effective practicing Evolutioneer once you have better understood the deeper directionality of evolution and its core meta-principles.

      Try one of our short, easy meditations in Evolution Spirituality. (I)

      If you suffer from some form of past abuse, learn the seven essential steps that empower individuals to find transformational healing and recovery after suffering abuse. (I)

      Learn about the 7 Simple Key Traits of Happy People. (I)

      Read the book Evolution For Everyone by David Sloan Wilson. A remarkable book that will help you to start to think like a science-grounded Evolutioneer and show you how important understanding evolution and evolutionary science is to your daily life success!

      Review the FAQ links in this Intermediate section. Read the ones that look most interesting to you about all of the other qualities and attributes of Evolution Spirituality.

      Read the book Thinking in Systems by Donella H Meadows. This is a good intermediate-level read on System theory. One definitely needs to understand the principles of systems theory to better understand complex adaptive evolutionary systems.

      Congratulations! You are now a Level Two practitioner of Religion 2.0. When you have done all of the above, go on to the Advanced get started actions below.

      Suggested: Review the list of Key Religion 2.0 Readings and Books for the Intermediate Evolution Spirituality Level and pick other books that interest you for your ongoing reading list? (I)

       

      How to Understand the Foundational and Vital Role of Science and Evolution in Evolution Spirituality

       

      What is the evolution grounding of Evolution Spiritualityand why is it important? (I)

      What is the Highest Objective Life Purpose for the Individual in Evolution Spirituality? (I)

       What is the Goal of All Human Life from an Evolution-Grounded Perspective, and What is the Human Evolutionary Potential? (I)

      Why Direct Observation of the Physical Universe May Be the Most, Practical, Common, and Objective Way to Know the Real Nature and Purposes of the Universe's Origin/Ultimate Reality/God? (I)

      What are the Most Important Questions of Life and Existence that Evolution Spirituality Answers from a Science-Based Perspective? (I)

      How can a Quick Summary of the Current Science on the Universe’s Deep Evolutionary Patterns and Directionality Improve Your Daily Success, Spiritual Practice, & Even Help Evolve Religious Tolerance? (I)

      What is the Essential Science Reading Book List for Intermediate Evolution Spirituality practitioners? (I).

       

      Progressive Evolution: Evolution is progressive. It has a direction that is critical to understand for understanding how to create a successful and meaningful life. 

       

      Introduction to the Meta-Patterns and Meta-Principles of Progressive Evolution When Seen From A Whole System Universe Scale. (I) (A)

      A Basic Progressive Evolution Definition (I) (A)

      The Expanded Progressive Evolution Definition: The Processes, Levels, Patterns and "Products" of Evolution's Progressive Directionality. The Evolutionary Algorithm of Evolution 2.0. (A)

      What Happens if Any of the Developmental Steps of Progressive Evolution are Interfered with or Thwarted --- The Evolutionary Meta-Pattern of Destructive Creation. (I) (A)

      The Continuous Change Factor of Evolution. (I) (A)

      Extinction and Progressive Evolution. (I) (A)

      The Theoretical End Result, Product or Goal of the Progressive Evolution of the Universe. (I) (A)

      How the Meta-Processes Meta-Principles and Directionality of Progressive Evolution Can Optimize Your Life Success in Practical Ways

      The Prime Directive of Evolution, (I) (A)

      Progressive Evolution as an Objective Description of the Cycle and Meaning of Human Life. (I) (A)

      Personal Self-Interests and Universe Evolution. (I) (A)

      Our Role in an Ongoing Cosmo-Genesis. (I) (A)

      More about the Basic Tensional Conflict Within Progressive Evolution. (I) (A)

      The Progressive Evolution Controversy. (I) (A)

      Progressive Evolution and the Inherent Conditioning Time/Space Field Qualities of the Universe. (I) (A)

      Important Footnotes On Progressive Evolution and its Definition. (I) (A)

       

      HERE ARE OUR FAQ SECTIONS FOR ADVANCED EVOLUTION SPIRITUALITY STUDENTS

      (This advanced FAQ section can be used as an individual study check sheet or even as Evolution Spirituality training materials for setting up your own self-organized Evolution Spirituality local group or center. At the end of this section is an action list for what you can do to get started practicing Spirituality at the advanced level.)

       

      The New Or Expanded Advanced Terminology and Definitions Essential to Advanced Understanding of Evolution Spirituality

       

      What do you mean when you use the word "panentheistic" with Evolution Spirituality? (A) [R1.5]

      What do you mean when say that Evolution Spirituality is a meta-spirituality and meta-religion that transcends traditional religion as we have known it? (A)

      What do you mean when you use the open-source software term of the operational "Kernel" of Evolution Spirituality? (A)

      What do you mean when you say that Evolution Spirituality is an "open-source religion" and an "open source spirituality? [This is an essential part of the Evolution Spirituality core catechism.] (A)

       

      Personalized Evolution Spirituality For Advanced Students

       

      What is the scope of the spiritual theology of Evolution Spirituality? (A)

      What are all of the Five Levels of Practice of Evolution Spirituality? (B)(I)(A)

      What are the secular and religious paradoxes of Evolution Spirituality and the organization forwarding it? (A)

      What do you mean when you use the terms meta-religion and meta-personal spirituality to describe Evolution Spirituality? (A)

      What is the role of the classic and post-modern virtues in Evolution Spirituality? (A)

      What are the Most Important Questions of Life and Existence that Evolution Spirituality Answers from a Spiritual Perspective? (A) [R1.5]

      Why has Evolution Spirituality emerged into being at this particular time (with its new open-source and personalizable spirituality? (B)

      What do you mean when you say that Evolution Spirituality is a balanced integration of science and spirituality? (A)

      Why is both science and personalized spirituality in a healthy balance and in their appropriate relationship essential to life in Evolution Spirituality? (A)

      What other spiritual movements are embraced by Evolution Spirituality? (I) [R1.5]

      What are the codes of conduct for Evolution Spirituality and Universe Community members? (A)

      What is the New Golden Rule of Evolution 2.0 or, How to Resolve Any Ethical and Moral Questions from an Evolutionary Perspective? (A)

      What are the mission-critical self-organization principles that Evolution Spirituality members use? (A)

      What is an Evolution Spirituality Evolutioneer? Why Are They Important for a Better Future? (A)

       

      How to Get Started with the Level 3 Advanced Practices Found in Evolution Spirituality

      Learn what is "having a direct spiritual experience" of Ultimate Reality and why it is important to your full spiritual life? (A) [R1.5]

      Answer the Most Important Questions of Life and Existence that Evolution Spirituality Answers from a Spiritual Perspective? (Begin this Journey in the preceding link.  (A) [R1.5]

      Try our other, longer Evolution Spirituality meditations for 30 days. (A) (This will help you expand your direct spiritual experiences with Ultimate Reality.)

      Continue working on the other most needed or desired advanced practical art-of-living skills listed on this page, essential for a meaningful, successful, and sustainable life until done with the list. (I)

      Begin Reading about and developing Dialectical Meta-Systemic Thinking Skills. (A)

      Begin the Key Evolution Spirituality Readings and Books for Advanced Students. (A) (Read any unread books on the preceding book list according to your interest levels. If you are going to teach or minister or create an independent Evolution Spirituality organization, you should read every book on the list while you are doing the exercises of this advanced level until you have finished the list.) 

       

      What are the Key Secular Positions of Evolution Spirituality

       

      What are the collaboration principles used in the Evolution Spirituality movement? (A)

      What is the role of the co-intelligence principles used by Universe Spirit community members to expand the movement? (A)

       

      What are your Key Position Papers on Government and the Governed, Economics, and Society of Evolution Spirituality and Religion 2.0

       

      What are the Universe Evolutionary Worldview Positions on Government and the Governed, Economics, and Society? (A)

      What is the Universe Declaration of Responsibilities for Planetary Citizens, Universe Citizens, Evolutionaries, and Universe Community Members? (A)

      What is the Universe Declaration of Rights for Planetary Citizens, Universe Citizens, Evolutionaries, and Universe community members? (A)

      What is The Universe Charter for Planetary Citizens, Universe Citizens, Universe Evolutionaries, and Universe community members? (A)

       

      HERE ARE OUR FAQ SECTIONS FOR TRAINING EVOLUTION SPIRITUALITY FACILITATORS, TEACHERS, MINISTERS, AND CO-FOUNDERS: (A)

      (This facilitator, teachers, ministers, and co-founders FAQ section can be used as an individual study check sheet or even as Evolution Spirituality training materials to understand for setting up your own self-organized local group or center. At the end of this section is an action list for what you can do to get started practicing Evolution Spirituality at the highest levels.)

       

      Evolution Spirituality Membership and How to Become a Self-Taught and Self-Ordained Facilitator, Minister, Teacher, or Co-Founder

       

      How can I help spread Evolution Spirituality and the Universe Evolutionary Worldview in my local area? (B)

      How do I become a member or volunteer? (B)

      Can I be a member of Evolution Spirituality and also remain a member of my current religious denomination? (B)

      Do you have ministers of some kind who teach and/or perform Evolution Spirituality ceremonies? (B)

      Learn about the ceremonies that are currently associated with Evolution Spirituality? (B) [R1.5]

      What are the general criteria for becoming a Self-Ordained or Organizationally Ordained "Sustainability, Life and Spirit teacher, minister or facilitator in the Evolution Spirituality Movement? (B)

      What is the code of ethics for Evolution Spirituality's "Sustainability, Life and Spirit" facilitators, ministers, and teachers? (I)

      What is the Recommended Book List of Evolution Spirituality Reading for Teachers and Ministers? (A)

       

      How to Set Up Your Own Independent Evolution Spirituality Center and/or Local Universe Community

      Click here for the latest updates on creating your own Universe eco-community. It contains current locations, member qualifications, and other new info not found below.

      How do I create my own Universe Community or Evolution Spirituality group or center? (B, I)

      What practical art-of-living skills courses could be taught at your independent local center within the Universe Community and Evolution Spirituality essential for a meaningful, successful, and sustainable life? (I)

      What are the mission-critical expansion principles of self-organization that are used by members and those seeking to create new groups and centers? (A)

      What are the collaborative principles used in Evolution Spirituality and the Universe Community? (A)

      What is the role of the co-intelligence principles used in Evolution Spirituality and by Universe Spirit community members to expand the movement? (A)

      What are the Key Administrative Qualities and Principles Used within Evolution Spirituality and the Universe Community? (B)

      What are the key Spiritual Qualities and Principles used within Evolution Spirituality? (A)

      What are the Codes of Conduct and Ethics for Evolution Spirituality and Universe Community members, teachers, and ministers/facilitators? (Level two, three, and four spiritual disciplines and practices.) (I) (A)

      How does the Open-Source Practice of "Forking" Protect The Evolution Spirituality Movement? (B)

      What is our position on copyright ownership, commercial uses, individual recognition, patents, and trademarks concerning spiritual wisdom and the global spiritual commons? (B)

      Why is it important to provide some form of fair exchange for all services that one receives from anyone or organization within the Universe Community or from Universe Spirit or any independent local Evolution Spirituality organization? (B)

      Are there basic online courses about Evolution Spirituality where I can start to learn more? (B)

       

      The Advanced Ideas, Principles, and Practices of Evolution Spirituality For Facilitators Teachers and Ministers and Co-founders

       

      What is the attitude of Evolution Spirituality on how best to reach its mission goals? (I)

      What are the spiritual safeguards that are used in Evolution Spirituality? (B) [R1.5]

      What is the "Kernel" of Core Principles of Evolution Spirituality? [This also is an essential part of the Religion 2.0 catechism.] (I)

      What do you mean when you say that Evolution Spirituality is an "open-source religion" and an "open source spirituality? [This also is an essential part of the Evolution Spirituality core "catechism."] (I)

      Why are the evolutionary spirituality, integral spirituality, eco-spirituality, and women’s spirituality movements part of Evolution Spirituality? (A) [R1.5]

      Is there a role for the Divine Feminine (or Goddess) in Evolution Spirituality? (B) [R1.5]

      What is our World Spirituality Day celebration and when is it? (B)

      What are the Three Great Adventures in relation to the Three Great Works, Three Great Commitments, and the Three Great Alignments of the Universe Age? (I)

      Why is it important to provide some form of fair exchange for services one receives from Evolution Spirituality and the Universe Spirit organization? (B)

      What is the full description of all key aspects of Evolution Spirituality (A)

       

      About the Universe Spirituality and Evolution Spirituality Community

       

      Latest description, locations, and updates on the Universe Communities.

      The Universe Community Vision, Principles, and Structure. (B)

      Why Universe Communities now? (I)

      The Planet's Most Serious Global Challenges Cannot Be Fixed with Tweaks of the Current Systems --- Evolution's Meta-Principle Wisdom is Needed! (I)

      Is the Universe community a Survivalist Community? (B)

      The Full Universe Community Vision, Principles, Values and Structure (I,A,)

      How We Live in Our Intentional Universe Community (I)

      How We See Our Universe Community Vision and Model Rapidly Expanding into New Universe Communities (I)

      Key Books to Help You Understanding the Universe Community, the New Universe Evolutionary Worldview the Core of the new Vision and Perspective of Evolutioneers and Planetary and Universe Citizenship (B,I, A)

      The Universe Community Vision Summary (B)

      How to Join Us in Building the Founding Universe Community San Francisco or in Self-Organizing your Own Autonomous Local Universe Community in Other Areas! (B)

      Other Information and Related links to the Universe Community, Planetary Evolutioneers or Universe Citizens (I,A)

      What is the Universe community's Evolutionary Genesis Story?(B)

      Can I be a member of the Universe community or the Universe Spirit Organization and also remain a member of my current religious denomination? (B)

      What is your position on healthy sexuality among Universe community members? click here. (B)

      What are the practical art-of-living skills taught or soon to be taught within the Universe Communities that are essential for a meaningful, successful, and sustainable life? (I)

      What are the Codes of Conduct and Ethics for Universe Community and Universe Spirit members? (i)

      How does the Universe Community view peace, conflict, and crisis viewed through the lens of progressive evolution? (I)

      You use the word "integral" a lot. What exactly do you mean by it? (I)

      Why is Progressive Evolution important in the Universe Community? (I)

      How do I volunteer or become a Universe Community or Universe Spirit member? (B)

      Why Most Universe community members eventually also come to see themselves as Universe Citizens. (I)(A)

      What are your guidelines for creating and maintaining the online Universe community? (A)

      What are the spiral meme levels of personal developmental consciousness used in the Universe Community? (A)

      How do I create my own Universe Community or Evolution Spirituality group or center? (B, I)

       

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      The links below will not work during re-construction and upgrade. We are looking for a new software platform for our online classes. It may take us until the fall of 2021 to have Universe college operational again.)

       

      Where can I take classes that relate to Evolution Spirituality, and how are the classes designed? (B)

      What is the Universe College? (B)

      How do I decide which Universe College course is right for me? (B)

      What are the goals of the Universe College? (B)

      What are the Evolutionary and Practical Art-of-Living Skills that are taught at the Universe College? (B)

      What are the course costs, and how does your suggested donation-free access system work for most courses? (B)

      What is the Relationship Between the Universe College, Universe Institute, and Universe Spirit websites? (B)

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