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Beyond Reason is a talk show focusing on spirituality, the metaphysical and the paranormal, interviewing best selling authors and researchers in areas of new thought, remote viewing, psychic research, near death experiences, life after life, UFOs, ESP, angels, past lives and other topics of the unknown.

Beyond Reason is a talk show focusing on spirituality, the metaphysical and the paranormal, interviewing best selling authors and researchers in areas of new thought, remote viewing, psychic research, near death experiences, life after life, UFOs, ESP, angels, past lives and other topics of the unknown.
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Beyond Reason is a talk show focusing on spirituality, the metaphysical and the paranormal, interviewing best selling authors and researchers in areas of new thought, remote viewing, psychic research, near death experiences, life after life, UFOs, ESP, angels, past lives and other topics of the unknown.




Life from Another Perspective: A Spiritual Look at Autism w/ Gayle B. Lee

What if suddenly, autism took on a different light? What if autistic children were not different, not lower vibrational beings, but higher ones, here to be our teachers, leaders and guides? When her daughter was diagnosed with autism some 30 years ago, Gayle B Lee vowed never to give up. Rejecting the notion of institutionalizing her child ( a common treatment at the time) she set upon a journey to understand this condition and to break into her child's world . . . a world blessed with...


Surviving Death (Again) w/Scott Degenhardt

Most everyone's heard of NDE's (Near Death Experiences), but now a new light on the subject... the SDE (SHARED death experience), wherein a love one left behind literally shares the experience of the one crossing over. Join us as we talk with physicist and author Scott Degenhardt about tunnels, white lights, end of life reviews, with one who has actually lived it first hand. Beyond Reason takes up one of our most asked about topics: What Happens When We Die?


Questions without Answers w/Heather Lende

What happens when we pray? Why do some prayers get answered and others seemingly go unnoticed? Recounting her near fatal accident when her bike was overtaken by a semi, NPR commentator and author Heather Lende discusses our human attempts to understand the spiritual nature of happenstance. (A thought provoking conversation that serves to remind you that we don't have all the answers either. But we sure do ponder the questions.)



In the spirit of all things "heart", Teddy Bart and Karlen Evins talk about the show that brought them together 23 years ago this very weekend. Karlen and Teddy offer a candid glimpse of their own life dealings with death, starting a business, and writing books---all while sharing their passion, their vision and new plans for Beyond Reason in the days ahead.


"Hypnotizing Maria" w/Richard Bach

What is reality really, and can we transcend the outer world, opting only for the inner? Such is the question posed in Richard Bach's latest, "Hypnotizing Maria" wherein flight instructor Jamie Forbes guides a woman to land a plane when her pilot husband loses consciousness. When she determines it could only have been hypnosis, a whole new line of questioning begins. A must for writers and the metaphysical alike... Richard Bach at his finest...


The Case for Reincarnation w/Scott Degenhardt

Does life continue after our bodies decease? It's a theory held by mystics, ancients and even some biblical scholars. According to Scott Degenhardt, author of 'Surviving Death', we can and most do choose to return for another round of classes at "Earth 101". It's classic "Beyond Reason... for those who dare to think." Join us.


Making the Good Life Last w/Rev. Michael Schuler

It's one thing to achieve what Americans might call "the good life," but it's quite another to sustain it. When do you know you've arrived, and what must you do to maintain it? The difference, according to Michael Schuler is: the one you seek to attain is an ends; the one you work to sustain, is a means. How do we go from longing for happiness, to actually living it as a day to day, moment by moment experience?


Adaptability: How to Survive the Change You Didn't Ask For

In this day of never-ending change, how do we keep from curling into fetal position when it hits too close to home? Author, speaker and Listening Partner M. J. Ryan says there are steps you can take that begin the process of shifting fear into meaning.


Swine Flu 101 w/Dr. James Williams

With the latest news of swine flu, what can each of us do to prepare? Dr. James Williams, author and infection disease specialist says flu epidemics and pandemics have been the focus of scientists for years. Question is: how can we brace for the unknown in practical ways, while offsetting the spiritual emotion of fear?


Spiritual Principles and Dating in the 21st Century w/Matchmaker Marla Mart

If ever there were testing grounds for "practical spirituality" can we agree...? There's no better arena to examine your basic "Laws of Attraction" than the world of dating. Marla Martenson, author and professional matchmaker offers a spiritual, yet down-to-earth approach to one of the most confusing areas in the world today: the dating market.


The Living Universe w/Duane Elgin

Einstein said if he could ask God one question, it would be, "Is the Universe friendly?" Our guest would ask: "Is the Universe ALIVE?" Educator, lecturer, social scientist and best selling author Duane Elgin discusses the future of our world, the human race, the ecology, our economy, governmental structures and what he calls "The Perfect Storm," which, as he concludes, will test the metal of our consciousness as a species.


Teddy Bart on Spirituality, Life and A Particle of God

Creator and host of Beyond Reason, Teddy Bart, takes the guest chair this week as we discuss his newly released novel: A Particle of God. A down to earth exchange ranging from the fairness of life to the nature of evil, Teddy shares his candid thoughts and feelings on applying spiritual principles in the toughest of times.


Sound Healing w/Jonathon Goldman

If, as quantum physics reveals, all life is vibration, can sound alter our ailments ...even heal our bodies? Musician, author and sound researcher, Jonathan Goldman says "Yes!" In his book, "The Secrets of Sound Medicine" Goldman tracks the power of sound (from loud noises to the music you love),..revealing that frequency, vibration and the intent of sounds created, make all the difference.


Walking Through Walls w/Philip Smith

During the sixties, Lew Smith was one of Miami’s most sought after interior decorators. His exclusive client list included Caribbean dictators, mobsters, boxers and assorted celebrities. But when he came home from work, took off his tie, and rolled up his sleeves, he got down to his real work— healing people from incurable disease and communicating with the dead. Philip Smith, author of "Walking Through Walls" discusses his father's life, gifts and the insights gleaned from daily exchanges...


Living Without Fear w/Guy Finley

Most of us have lived with fear for so long, it's our natural approach to everyday experiences. How did we become so compromised? In his latest book, The Essential Laws of Fearless Living, Guy Finley addresses the effects of fear and how it holds us back from our true natures, while offering principles for fearless living that can change your life starting TODAY!


The Wisdom of Recessions w/Dr. Mario Martinez

What happens when our collective consciousness is hypnotized in fear? Such is too often the case in times of recession and economic downturns, but according to Mario Martinez, recession is about correction and correction in spiritual terms is good. Offering an alternative perspective on things otherwise deemed "bad news" Dr. Martinez offers insight on how to stay clear of the black hole and turn the darkest of times into a positive new beginning.


Three Marriages: The Three Commitments That Matter Most w/David Whyte

When it comes to a balanced life, three key relationships merit equal attention. Sadly, most of us are out of kilter, prioritizing one over another. Bestselling author, poet and international speaker David Whyte says only in balancing our commitments to our significant other, our life's work and our inner selves can we hope to achieve a full and harmonious life.


Transcending the Speed of Light, w/Marc Seifer, Ph.D.

What is science learning that enlightened teachers have been saying all along? Is there an ultimate connection between science and religion? Dr. Marc Seifer contends there is a fifth dimension of mind breaking the laws of relativity and all things physical, revealing a conscious and self aware energy that was here all along.


Creativity as Your Spiritual Outlet, with Julia Cameron

Whether artist by calling or accountant by trade, there is a voice inside each of us that longs to be heard. Author, writer and creative counselor Julia Cameron addresses the necessity of unblocking your creativity, to find what it is that longs to express itself through you.


Shifting Economies/Shifting Careers: Finding the Work You Love vs. Finding

In economic downturns, does it really make sense to hold out for the work you love? When fearful about your next paycheck, do you hold out or sell out? It needn't be an either/or according to career coach, Dan Miller (author of "48 Days to the Work You Love"). Transitions bring opportunities, but first, you must ask yourself, "What is it I long to do?"