WHAT IS THE URANTIA BOOK?
The Urantia Book is a genuine revelation of truth for modern thinking people and civilizations. It provides answers to the big questions: Who are we? Where do we come from? Why are we here? Where are we going? — answers that can be found nowhere else.
The Urantia Book claims to be written by superhuman beings. In addition to presenting startling new information, the authors have woven in many existing human thoughts and previously expressed concepts. Detailed information about these sources and their relationship to the contents of The Urantia Book can be studied on this and other websites.
The origins of The Urantia Book are shrouded in mystery. Nobody alive today knows for certain how the book came into existence, but various traditions have been handed down and these can also be found in books and on the Internet.
There is no scientific way to prove that the book is what it claims to be. Its authenticity can only be verified through personal experience and the serious study of its contents. While some who are shown The Urantia Book are indifferent or even hostile towards it, thousands of others have found it a valuable source of spiritual instruction and inspiration and have experienced profound life changes as a result of their studies. If you have an open mind and are willing to invest some time and effort, it may be just what you have been searching for. The only way to determine if The Urantia Book has a place in your life is to examine it for yourself
The Urantia Book was first published in 1955. Since then over 700,000 copies in English and various translations have been distributed around the world. It is readily available in major bookstores and via the Internet. It can also be downloaded and read at no cost on this and other Urantia Book-related websites.