Psychedelics & Religion
Graduate Theological Union has created a mini-course entitled, Psychedelics and Religion. It is deeply interesting and highlights some of the much needed conversations at this intersection.
God on Psychedelics: Tripping Across the Rubble of Old-Time Religion
This book was published at the beginning of 2023, and I am currently about 1/4th of the way through it. It is thus far, a great introduction and summary to the world of psychedelics and spirituality. Will update more later.
Christianity & Psychedelics: A Pastoral Approach
Bryan McCarthy wrote an amazing article calling theologians to begin re-examining our theological approach to psychedelics in lieu of the unavoidable psychedelic revolution.
Getting High with the Most High
Premier Christianity is the UK's leading Christian magazine. Carrie Lloyd looks at some of the main arguments Christians have for using psychedelics and why she believes that it is still dangerous.
Psychedelic Integration with a Religious Leader
Gerard Artesoma wrote this article in 2021 about the need for pastors, chaplains and ministry leaders to be able to provide spiritual psychedelic integration. Read more here.
Ligare, which is Latin for ligament, is a network of Christians who believe psychedelic medicine at a minimum is beneficial as a medicine, but more importantly that it can provide profound spiritual encounters.
The Return of the Dragon
While I fully disagree with the author's conclusions, I believe this is the best resource out there that I've found for attempting to address theological concerns about psychedelic use in Christians.
The Immortality Key
The Immortality Key is sure to stretch you if you are a Christian. I haven't read all of it, for that reason. I will read it but want to have wisdom about where I am at in my journey before I read it.