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“Supreme Good and Why We Seek It”

“Supreme Good and Why We Seek It”

    “All mortal creatures … strive to reach one goal—the goal of happiness. Now the Good is that which, when a man hath got, he can lack nothing further. That it is which is the supreme good of all. … To this state, as we have said, all men try to attain, but by different paths. For the desire of the true good is [...]

“Spiritual Work in the Vineyards of God”

“Spiritual Work in the Vineyards of God”

    “It is preferable for man to go through sufferings rather than spend an easy, luxurious life; it is preferable for man to stay all day in the vineyard, to get blisters on his hands and to get his face sunburned rather than have no blisters and his face remain fair, not touched by the Sun. One who works at the Divine [...]

“Kindling Sun And Levels of Life”

“Kindling Sun And Levels of Life”

    “If we consider now the springing up of the Life, and in what place of the body it is where life is generated, then we shall rightly find the whole Ground of Man. .. For we must needs say that the heart is the place wherein the noble life is generated. … So the Life in the anguish, with the kindling of the Light, takes [...]

“Material Mind, Spiritual Mind, and the Soul”

“Material Mind, Spiritual Mind, and the Soul”

    “The mind of the body thinks that its physical senses of seeing, hearing and feeling constitute all the senses you possess. The higher mind or mind of the spirit knows that it possesses other senses akin to those of physical sights and hearing, but more powerful and far reaching. The mind of the body has been variously [...]

“Universal Life in a Living Universe”

“Universal Life in a Living Universe”

      “Esoteric philosophy teaches that everything lives and is conscious, but not that all life and consciousness are similar to those of human or even animal beings. Life we look upon as ‘the one form of existence,’ manifesting in what we call matter; or, as in man, what incorrectly is separating them, we call [...]

“Sun Energies, Earth Energies, and the Benefits of Both”

“Sun Energies, Earth Energies, and the Benefits of Both”

    “The Sun energies are positive and have a beneficial impact on people; earthly energies are negative and impact people adversely. The former energies help the advancement of the person, and the latter – the fall. Connect with the energies coming from above, not with the lower energies of the Earth. Thise forces which [...]

“Immaterial Ideas and the Philosophy of Leibnitz”

“Immaterial Ideas and the Philosophy of Leibnitz”

    “German philosophy had its inception with Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibnitz, whose theories are permeated with the qualities of optimism and idealism. … “Matter reduced to its ultimate particles ceases to exist as a substantial body, being resolved into a mass of immaterial ideas or metaphysical units of power: to which [...]

“Infused Contemplation for Divine Knowledge and Oneness”

“Infused Contemplation for Divine Knowledge and Oneness”

    “Intuitive or infused contemplation is the form of communion with the transcendent proper to those who have grown up to the state of Union; and feel and know the presence of God within the soul, as a love, a life, an ‘in-drawing attraction,’ calling and enticing all things to the still unachieved consummation of the [...]

“Twice Born Goal of the Spiritual Student”

“Twice Born Goal of the Spiritual Student”

    “For long years, he who aspired to become one of the Twice Born had to practice the awakening of his spirit and bring his body under complete control. The first thing to overcome was met long before any threshold was approached. It was something which lurked in the uncontrolled thoughts of men. The frightening experiences [...]

“Subjective Reality and the Truth Behind It”

“Subjective Reality and the Truth Behind It”

  “I regard consciousness as fundamental. I regard matter as derivative from consciousness.” ~Max Planck “Most of what exists in the universe cannot be seen . … And what we do see and touch is not as it seems, having no solidity whatsoever when examined at the smallest levels. .. “Now the very interesting realization that [...]

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