The Inner Meaning 5/5

April 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Thy grace is my sufficiency in all things. It doesn’t make any difference what department of life. So really and truly, we only have one thing to pray for, God’s grace. And God’s grace could also mean God’s presence. Thy presence is my sufficiency, or Thy power is my sufficiency, or Thy substance is my sufficiency, or Thy wisdom is my sufficiency, or Thy love is my sufficiency. And so you see as long as we understand that God is spirit, we must go to God spiritually. [...]

The Inner Meaning 4/5

April 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

When you say that prayer is not an asking for anything, but purely a realization of God, how would you regard a prayer for increased ability to realize God, increased ability to love and trust and so forth? [...]

The Inner Meaning 3/5

April 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

So the secret of spiritual living actually consists in our ability to attain this constant conscious presence, or the consciousness of this invisible presence, until it becomes so alive, so real in us that it is as real as our right hand. [...]

The Inner Meaning 2/5

April 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Why under grace? Because having admitted the Christ, the Christ is always going before you to make the crooked places straight. The Christ is always walking beside you as protection, as it were. Actually there’s nothing to be protected from. [...]

The Inner Meaning 1/5

April 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Let us assume for a moment that this is a telephone and the bell rings. And I pick up the receiver, and ordinarily it’s this way, “Hello!” Now let us change that mode and within three days watch a miracle in your life. Pick up your receiver, wait a second, and then say “Hello!” And very quickly you’ll begin to see the miracles come in your life. [...]

The Fruit of the Art of Meditation 5/5

April 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

You can not know the things that await the person who can glimpse the Spiritual Kingdom and realise what is meant by just those short passages; “My Peace”. “My Kingdom.” “My Kingdom is not of this world.” My peace. Not as the world giveth, no no no. My Peace. Spiritual peace. [...]

The Fruit of the Art of Meditation 4/5

April 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

For so it is, there is an inner activity always taking place within us and this activity appears outwardly as love, but sometimes self-love; but sometimes selfish love. Even in the indulgence of that, we are in the end wronging ourselves. [...]

The Fruit of the Art of Meditation 3/5

April 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

So it is that it would seem that there is this interchange, this flow; always something going out from one’s Self to God, something flowing back from God to one’s Self, and in that communion there is ultimately the realisation that we have nothing of ourselves. That whatever it is that we have, whether of love or wisdom or guidance or direction, is really of the Father, and that what we have or use is actually the capacity, the ability of the Father rather than of our own. [...]

The Fruit of the Art of Meditation 2/5

April 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

And where the student is receptive, that teaching is received. Not in their mind. And it is for that reason that they couldn’t sit down and take an examination in it tomorrow, because they didn’t receive it in their mind, they received in the soul. [...]

The Fruit of the Art of Meditation 1/5

April 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Every once in a while, I find a student or two or three, able to receive such teaching and we have it. We have long periods of complete silence in which no word is spoken and none thought and yet the message is conveyed. That’s an absolute teaching because no personal sense enters into it, either in imparting or receiving. It is completely accomplished on a spiritual plane. [...]