Finding God Through Sex

One of my all time favourite books is The Road Less Travelled by M. Scott Peck, a psychiarist. I’m currently reading “Further Along the Road Less Travelled” which I’m enjoying as well. They’re books I resonate with deeply and everytime I re-read them I get so much more out of them. I love books like that. Reading his chapters on God and Sex I was curious to read how certain colleagues of his see the development of sexuality as an imperative part of spiritual development. That, infact, if a person has not evolved from chastity or celibracy that they haven’t fully embraced their connection to God. This is extraordinarily refreshing! When talking about God and Sex in the same sentence we have such a long way to go before people will feel comfortable with the realisation that sex is a gift from God. It’s a way of communicating with the Divine. How so? At the point of orgasm we lose ourselves. We experience the “le petit mort” as it’s referred to in French – a little death. What is it the death of? Our ego. In those fleeting seconds we have moved beyond ourselves into something that is grander than …