Carol Bowman, Michael Grosso, and Bruce Greyson
Death, Rebirth, and the Nature of the Soul
WIE's Carter Phipps, in his search for the truth
about the soul and the afterlife, interviews three leading
researchers and theorists in the fields of parapsychology,
near-death experiences, and reincarnation. Among them, and
presented here as a WIE Unbound audio feature, were Dr.
Bruce Greyson, Carol Bowman, and Dr. Michael Grosso.
Dr. Bruce Greyson, of the Department of
Psychiatric Medicine at the University of Virginia and expert on
near-death experiences, speaks with Carter about survival after
death and theorizes about how and why the soul might have
evolved. Carol Bowman, author of the groundbreaking book
on reincarnation, Children's Past Lives, talks about
her work finding—and counseling—families with
children bearing vivid memories of past lives. Dr.
Michael Grosso, afterlife theorist, philosopher, and
author of Experiencing the Next World Now, speaks about
his criteria for the study of such paranormal phenomena as
mediumship, apparitions, and the metaphysical origins of the
They all have amazing stories to tell, and what these
dedicated researchers are doing may one day lead to a
defining—and potentially culture-shattering—showdown between the world of science and the heart of religion.
Recorded on: 9/16/2005
Reincarnation and the Afterlife