© A. Marcus J. Robbins 2014
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All narrated by me! View them at full screen on small devices.
WHAT’S AN OCTAIKON
Introduces the Octaikon model, and explains how we use our ten faculties
as five complementary and balancing pairs. Simple!
(Same video as the 5 minute introduction on the website)
Summarises the roles that spouses have to share in four groups:
Taking in; thinking, communicating; and doing chores
Looks at the way language makes us humans unique,
and how the eight parts of speech correspond to our faculties
BRANCHES OF CHRISTIANITY
Suggests that the historical development of Christianity
is reflected in our faculties, and proposes a balanced Christian practice
Unravels how we can understand what “God is Love” really means,
and then shows how “Making love” fits in.
USING OUR BRAIN
Explains how brain structure underlies our faculties,
and looks at steps in problem-
Outlines the five functions of management, the roles people play
in teams, and forms of governance – applicable to families as well!
WHAT’S THE BIBLE?
Summarises what’s inside the Bible, showing how to read it
(and not to read it), all linked to our faculties
Explains what Christian sacraments are, and the form and purpose
of the Catholic Mass in meeting our needs for life’s journey
Highlights the hazards of drinking too much (or too little), smoking,
and taking marijuana – without forgetting the perceived benefits!
Explores the idea that our human faculties are mirrored at other levels,
in systems, and in the universe as a whole. A good think-