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Evolutionary Spirituality: An approach to noetic concepts that seeks to promote and develop higher consciousness within individuals for the purpose of human advancement and societal progress.

Comparative Religions: The study of varying worldviews that highlights their differences and similarities, but which also seeks to articulate the commonality of human religious experience.

Contemporary Theology: A method of theological inquiry that considers modern historical discovery and critical scholarship when assigning meaning to sacred concepts, writings, and teachings.  

Conscious Evolution: A method and practice of intentional human development and progression based upon a teleological understanding of the meaning and purpose of human existence.