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Jon Ogden - The Pursuit of Ultimate Meaning: What Secular Community Can Learn From Religion

  • Southworth Hall 116 W Center Street Provo, UT, 84601 United States (map)

Music was by Jacob Larsen

Main Talk: Jon Ogden

We asked Jon about some resources for people wanting to further explore Truth, Beauty, and Goodness.  While that can be a very broad striving, Jon listed some of the following as influences in his life:

1. Truth
Sapiens:
https://www.amazon.com/Sapiens-Humankind-Yuval-Noah-Harari/dp/0062316095/

Homo Deus
https://www.amazon.com/Homo-Deus-Brief-History-Tomorrow/dp/0062464310

The Power of Myth
https://www.amazon.com/Power-Myth-Joseph-Campbell/dp/0385418868

The History of Western Philosophy
https://www.amazon.com/History-Western-Philosophy-Bertrand-Russell/dp/0671201581


2. Beauty

Lower Lights School of Wisdom — first meeting in Provo (Jan 31): https://www.facebook.com/events/916929758472004/

Awakening Valley Sangha — meets weekly in Provo: https://www.facebook.com/AwakeningValleySangha/


3. Goodness
Community Action Services
http://communityactionprovo.org/

Food & Care Coalition
https://foodandcare.org/