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The Supernatural: General Accounts

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the supernatural: general accounts

Books and Articles on the Supernatural Generally

Melanthia Mitchell, Teen Found Alive 8 Days After Wreck (Associated Press, Oct 12, 2004)

MSNBC News, Grandfather Kills Leopard With Bare Hands (MSNBC, June 22, 2005)

Benedict Carey, A Neuroscientific Look at Speaking in Tongues (NY Times, Nov 7, 2006)

David Bentley Hart, Mysteries of Consciousness (First Things, Aug 20, 2010)

Martha Beck, Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic (Amazon book, Aug 2, 2011)

Tim Adams, Lorna Byrne: 'I Believe in Angels' – Interview (Guardian, Dec 1, 2012)

Sam Parnia, Erasing Death: The Science That is Rewriting the Boundaries Between Life and Death (NPR, Feb 20, 2013)

Sylvia A. Harvey, Vodou is Like a Gun (And That's How You Spell It) (Salon, Mar 9, 2013)

Steve Taylor, Do Psychic Phenomena Exist? (Psychology Today, Apr 16, 2014)

Mario Beauregard, Near Death, Explained (Salon, Apr 21, 2014)

M. Molly Backes, My Cousin is Not a Hero (Medium, Jul 25, 2014), a demonstration that personal crises can be interpreted cruelly, and hedonistically

Meghan Daum, I Nearly Died. So What? (NY Times, Nov 14, 2014), a demonstration that personal crises can be interpreted in many ways

Meghan Daum, For One Essayist, "The Unspeakable" Isn't Off Limits (NPR, Nov 16, 2014), an interview about how death and dying meant nothing transcendent

Eric Metaxas, Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen, and How They Can Change Your Life (book, Oct 2014; Amazon page)

T.M. Luhrmann, When Things Happen That You Can't Explain (NY Times, Mar 5, 2015)

Lisa Miller, Why Kids Need Spirituality (NY Magazine, Apr 16, 2015)

Orion Jones, What's After Death? People Who've Died Explain (BigThink, Apr 22, 2015)

Andrew Pinsent, Are Miracles Rational? (Slate, Jul 14, 2015)

Stephen Barr, Has Science Subsumed the Miraculous? (Slate, Jul 14, 2015)

Benjamin Fearnow, Artificial Number of Witches Rises Dramatically Across U.S. as Millennials Reject Christianity (Newsweek, Nov 18, 2018)

 

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