Entheogens & the Future of Religion: The Emerging Entheogen Reformation
July 8th, 2019
We welcome Jerry Brown, professor of anthropology and co-author of The Psychedelic Gospels: The Secret History of Hallucinogens in Christianity, to the White Lotus to offer his knowledge and insights regarding entheogens and the future of religion.
Reflecting on his personal journey and anthropological research, author Jerry will share his vision of the emerging Entheogen Reformation which will usher in a new era in which primary, personal psychedelic experience will form the basis of religion and spirituality.
The Psychedelic Gospels:
The Secret History of Hallucinogens in Christianity
By Jerry B. Brown, Ph.D., and Julie M. Brown, M.A.
Based on stunning visual evidence of psychedelic images found in cathedrals and churches throughout Europe and the Middle-East, co-authors Julie and Jerry Brown developed the theory of the “Psychedelic Gospels.” By examining the Bible and the Gnostic Gospels through the lens of the Psychedelic Gospels, they reveal the role played by visionary plants in the origins of Christianity. These discoveries require that we rethink what we know about the life of Jesus and consider a controversial theory that challenges us to explore these sacred pathways to the divine