• The Urantia Book (Part 1 and Part 2)

  • The Central, Super, and Local Universe
  • By: Urantia Foundation
  • Narrated by: Urantia Foundation
  • Length: 38 hrs and 5 mins
  • 4.3 out of 5 stars (149 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

You are not alone, says Part I of The Urantia Book. The cosmos teems with trillions of inhabited planets, heavenly worlds and spirit personalities. You are not here by accident. Divine intelligence created the human race for divine purposes.

Highlights from Part 1 include: Who God is; where God resides; how God interacts in your life; the nature and role of the spiritual hierarchy (the Trinity, angels, archangels, Ancients of the Days, etc.); how the universe originated; how it's organized; where it is going; how you fit into it; general concepts about life after death; and why God grants you free will.

Part II describes our local universe of 10 million inhabitable planets. In this section, you'll learn about the personalities and events in our local space region that directly affects this world and your future. Highlights from Part II include: Who Jesus was before he lived on Earth; where he lives now; how he affects your life; how the local universe you live in is organized; the nature and role of local celestial personalities; who Satan and Lucifer are; what happened in the Lucifer rebellion; why Earth struggles in confusion; what human life is like on advanced worlds; where you go after you die; what happens following your resurrection; how you'll meet loved ones and friends in the next world; how love and fairness function within the heavens; and more.

©2004 Urantia Foundation (P)2004 Urantia Foundation

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Intolerable Psychobabble

What would have made The Urantia Book (Part 1 and Part 2) better?

I can't even imagine what would make this book better other than it never being written. It was hour after hour of sanctimonious, over-elaborated religulous psychobabble. I'd rather stab my ears with an icepick than listen to another hour of it. I actually contemplated counting the superfluous rendundant adjectives and descriptors in each sentence--it was truly stunning how many words were employed just in the interest of telling the listener how impossible it was to adequately describe in human word-symbols the glory of God the Father in all His omnipotent supremacy of self-awareness fulfilling the infinite potentiality of His primordial state of vastness in His utterly self-directing and self-completing loving free will. And that was an understatement.

You didn’t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

I just couldn't get through even 3 hours of it.

Any additional comments?

The two reviews posted were very misleading. I have a hard time believing that no one else was off-put by the inaccessible language, redundancy and general incomprehensibility of the content.

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A life changing book

This Book is fascinating. Although complicated, it opened my eyes to new and intriguing concepts of God and the vast number of beings that orchestrate the creation and welfare of billions of inhabited planets, including ours. The kind of book I will read many times! It starts out a little intimidating, but it is worth the effort to keep going.

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Who am I?

In an earlier time, two ships passing in the night would exchange two primary pieces of information. They would both ask the other ship...where are you coming from...and...where are you going to? With this new information each ship would then update it's own course to get to it's intended destination.
The Urantia Book is just such a revelation for the seeker to do the same.

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Life Changing

I have read and studied many books that have been meaningful. I have read one book that has literally transformed my life. It is the Urantia Book. I truly cannot, nor would I want to, imagine progressing and evolving without what is revealed in these papers.

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Life saver

Questions answered! Satisfied, beyond all expectations! A must read for all our times. Well pleased.

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My soul love it...

Where does The Urantia Book (Part 1 and Part 2) rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

One of the top audiobook I have listened to. This book may be not for everyone, since we are different in our level of consciousness. I love it and feel familiar with the contents. Maybe I have been a student of the universe for many life times.

Who was your favorite character and why?

The Creator Trinity Father and His creation of different levels of beings...

Which character – as performed by the narrator – was your favorite?

Not specifically. Both of the two narrators did a wonderful work.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Impossible, but I listened it in less than a week.

Any additional comments?

You may not understand what is saying in the book, but keep your heart open. Only truth will stay and last. No matter what your religion is, this book will worth your time and effort to study. It will enhance your faith. I strongly recommend it.

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Extremely broad, deep and detailed discovery of the administrative and philosophical creations in which God manifests itself.

A massive puzzle piece which details the souls progression from lower 1st density material life through to the comprehension of God in all its infinite manifestations. When coupled with other works such as Ra: The Law of One, The Seth Material, The Emerald Tablets of Toth, past life and life between life regressionists such as Delores Cannon, Micheal Newton, etc, and 20+ years of deep research into spiritual, scientific, historical, mathematical, esoteric and cosmological studies I’ve come to the conclusion that there is no way a fellow human of this 3rd density realm wrote this. Especially without taking credit for it. Although the Christian filter in which is written through is distinct, it is universal and transcends Christianity in a way that disposes with the idea that it was written by a Christian of any sort. Most likely Christianity, in its earliest roots taught reincarnation and esotericism throughout the Essene Community and why the these spiritual beings show up in christianity throughout the ancient writings. As a former catholic ( until I grew up and started thinking for myself) I am always leery of many of the teachings and characters within the religion, but I just say I am absolutely blown away by the information in this material and look forward to consuming the next couple books with a voracious appetite and thirst for its ambrosia- like effects upon the mind and spirit. Very impressed with the work. A definite read but the beginner might not understand it as well and I’m sure even myself should listen to it many many times like the earlier works I alluded to at the beginning of the review. Once simply is not enough to comprehend these advanced concepts to even the most basic level of understanding.

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Truth Revealed

This book is a gift of love from God. Read, contemplate, pray and decide for yourself.

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Through and technical but interesting.

very technical but I found that I was able to understand much of the narrative. I was pleased to hear so many references to the Bible. I look forward to hearing book 3.

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Shallow and pedantic

Too much ambiguity. I liked the book of Ra but this book is too confusing to follow. It feels like someone making stuff up on the fly.

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  • Valerie
  • 06-16-15

Best soporific

This book was so boring that I used it as an aid to sleep! It is supposed to be a channelled text from various "heavenly" creatures, however it was primarily Christian with references to the New Testament. All I can really say is that it did not resonate in the slightest with me and I wouldn't recommend it, even if the listener was a fervent Christian. I much prefer the Seth books which do resonate

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  • Mircea
  • 11-07-22

I've been waiting for this all my life.

I am as certain as I am alive that these revelations would have changed my life even more profoundly than discovering it towards the end of my life.
Few will admit that this is an update of the Bible which is pertinent to current era.

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  • 10-06-22

Astonishing.

How am I only the 2nd review? Astonishing.
125 hours of ? Of what is beyond comprehension & imagination. The interpretation & detail given to us from these entities of what was, what is & what can be is truly an awakening to one's self.
I believe that at the completion of this book much of you will be changed.
My path has led me to this book & for that I am forever grateful.

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  • Lynne
  • 05-11-22

Earth's Real History

This is a fascinating account of the history of planet earth, mortal man, and the universe, and how it is supremely organised. Tonnes of extremely interesting information that will change your world perspective forever.