Conscious Aging with John Robinson, Ph.D.

The Mystical Conscious of Eden

May 25, 2017

Tags: Mysticism, Divine World, Awakening

I often walk from my house to the end of a spit on the island where I live. One day, I recorded a list of qualities I experience in this awakened right-hemisphere consciousness. I use words to describe and communicate the experience, but of course they are not normally part of it. Here is (more…)

The Nine Principles of Divine Manifestation

May 19, 2017

Tags: The Divine Human, Mystical Consciousness

All my psychological, spiritual and mystical work over the past two decades has joyfully lead me to reclaim and proclaim pantheism - the idea and realization that everything is already sacred. We and the world are the literal incarnation of the divine. We fail to experience this truth because we have trapped ourselves in (more…)

Four Questions

March 21, 2017

Tags: The Divine Human, Mystical Consciousness

Are You Ready to Awaken Your Divinity? Four Questions
The Divine Human presents the essential elements of the Mystical Experience but you have to work on experiencing them. You have to experience these ideas directly for them to become real for you. You can't just believe these ideas. How many books have you read (more…)

Bringing Home the Ancestors: A Prophetic Dream

March 5, 2017

Tags: Ancestors, Heaven on Earth, Spiritual Evolution

I want to share with you one of the biggest prophetic dreams I've ever had, and I've had many. I believe this dream asks us to transform our work here on Earth.

I had just finished a Webinar on The Three Secrets of Aging for Sage-ing International that went very well. Early the next (more…)

Thoughts on the Evolution of My Mystical Nature

February 26, 2017

Tags: A Mystical Confesson

"I feel like a dandelion whose seeds have been liberated by the breath of God."

I had just spoken these words to a group I was leaving. With the force of revelation, they completely surprised me in their deep personal significance. Here's what I came to understand.
I feel like I have completed, after (more…)

Live Now in This World

February 20, 2017

Tags: The Divine World, Divine Human

This world is not what you think it is. Stop thinking and see. Really see. See without thought. See with intensity, awe, amazement and reverence. Include yourself and others in the seeing. Sense the eternity of this timeless moment. Sense consciousness everywhere. This is it. This place, this moment, THIS! This is the Garden. (more…)

Sacred Activism and the Conscious Elder

January 27, 2017

Tags: Sacred Activism

This post 11/8 world is a time of collective initiation. Conscious elders, startled into a shocking new historical era, now face profound and unexpected tasks, gifts and responsibilities. This is not our old familiar world and we cannot go back. But this horizon holds the potential for a psychological and spiritual renewal unprecedented in human (more…)

Becoming Divine Again

December 7, 2016

Tags: The Divine Human

For all of you who hear the voices of The Divine Human, who sense the call Rumi, Hafez, Kabir and Walt Whitman to find your own transcendent voice, the one already flowing through you with cosmic wisdom, this is your time. The voice of the universe pours through each of us, opening our lives (more…)

Help Me Spread the Message

November 15, 2016

Tags: Help Me Make a Difference

Dear Friends:
I need your help.
I've met many of you at conscious aging conferences and workshops in recent years where we've shared deep talks and powerful wisdom. I thank you for your friendship and for considering this request. I know the rest of you from years of wonderfully (more…)

My Dream

October 7, 2016

Tags: A Divine Human/Divine World

My dream is to change the world with a new integrative understanding of psychology, religion, spirituality and mysticism. We are not who or what we think we are! I've been following a vision of a Divine Human in a Divine World since childhood. You may have also. Discover what it means for human life (more…)

Selected Works

Spiritual Fiction
"Hold on to you seatbelts! A gripping story of the stages of the soul in later life." Harry R. Moody, Ph.D., Editor, Human Values in Aging Newsletter, retired Vice President and Director of Academic Affairs for AARP in Washington, DC. and author of The Five Stages of the Soul.
Aging Men, Mythology, Spirituality
Brilliant. Struggling to retire at age 78, I eagerly read this in search for a road map through my own disorientation and depression. The ideas in this book are illuminating, provocative and challenging. I know I will read it again and again.
Memoir, Mind-Body-Spirit
The Three Secrets of Aging invites us to uncover, discover, and recover our optimum Selves." Angeles Arrien, Ph.D., Author: The Second Half of Life.
Elder Fairy Tales
"A guide to finding hidden wisdom in classic tales a rich feast." Jonathan Young, PhD, Founding Curator, Joseph Campbell Archives
Nonfiction, Mind-Body-Spirit
"The radical but universal teaching that the sacred marriage of heaven and earth is possible." Matthew Fox, author of 28 books on Creation Spirituality
Non-fiction, Body-Mind-Spirit
A work of tremendous spiritual vision, courage and insight, Ordinary Enlightenment makes God as real and tangible as the morning sunlight. John Gray, Author: Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus
Psychology/Spirituality/Men's Issues
"Dr. Robinson has written a book from his heart...More than a book, it is a story, a meditation, a celebration and a map of the potential transformation of men..." Robert Johnson, Author He, She, We
Psychology/Spirituality
"I wish you the very best of luck in bringing out your work...Its value is evident to me and you deserve a large and grateful audience for it." Kenneth Ring, Ph.D., Author Heading Toward Omega

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