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Jung and the meaning of God

Middle Way Philosophy

The writings of Jung have been an inspiration to me for a long time. One of my strongest memories of intellectual excitement in my early twenties is of sitting in an olive grove in Crete reading Jung’s essay ‘On Psychic Energy’. Much more recently I have been re-reading Jung’s semi-autobiography ‘Memories, Dreams, Reflections’. This is an extraordinarily rich and inspiring book, providing in parallel the stories of Jung’s philosophical development and his exploration of the unconscious: both intellectually and imaginatively stimulating at the same time.

I have been especially struck this time round by the penultimate chapter, Late Thoughts, which in many ways is a kind of old man’s manifesto of Middle Way Philosophy. He is no longer bothered which categories or traditions of thought he does or does not fit into here: he just tells us the insights he has gained in his life in a direct way. Here he…

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