Aether and The Field: The Great Awakening (Episode 2)

The rise of expectations and challenges to religious belief.

Vahid Houston Ranjbar
3 min readNov 30, 2020

--

Photo by Vishal Shah from Pexels

What Emerson was probably sensitive to but is little known today, was that in the late 18th and early 19th century, this expectation grew very acute when a renaissance of messianic expectations erupted all over the Christian and Islamic world. In the Christian world these…

--

--

Vahid Houston Ranjbar

I am a research physicist working on beam and spin dynamics. I like to write about connections between science and religion.