illumination

The Nature and Activity of The Infinite Way 5/6

June 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

A master is a servant of everyone on earth who is seeking spiritual good. They’re a servant in time, in effort, and labor. They have to heal the sick, raise the dead, they have to feed the hungry; they have to share everything they’ve got. They have to sit up nights with them. They have to teach them morning, noon, and night. and you’ll find that the only thing they’re master over is just about nothing. [...]

The Nature and Activity of The Infinite Way 4/6

June 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

And when I say to them, “Do you know what a master is?” Well, they think so; they’ve read about it in books. “No,” I said, “You couldn’t read about it in books, because those who know what a master is, won’t put it in books, because they don’t want to discourage you from trying. But I can tell you—a master is a servant.” [...]

The Nature and Activity of The Infinite Way 1/6

June 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Now it isn’t that I extend myself or go out visiting. It is that I am God, and as you reach out to me, you’re not reaching out to a person with a brain … truly, but you are reaching out to a state of consciousness that in some measure has recognized that fear of personal selfhood is the cause of our discords. [...]

Esoteric Meaning Of Easter 5/5

April 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

The spiritual life is an individual life. There are ways of receiving help from a teacher. There are ways of receiving help from each other, but the final battle and victory is an entirely individual one that must be fought out in the consciousness of you as an individual, just as Jesus probably could have gotten a little support from his disciples in the garden of Gethsemane. [...]

True Identity 3/5

March 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

There were no miracles in the life of Jesus Christ taking place outside his being. The miracle was his realization that God was his consciousness. God was the substance of all form, and that this consciousness had to appear externally as fulfillment. Now you understand his statement, “I am come that ye might be fulfilled.” [...]

Evolving Our Spiritual Capacities 4/5

March 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

That makes of your consciousness the temple of God; that makes of our united consciousness the temple of God; that makes of this room the temple of God. And God is in the midst of us. God is in the midst of us by virtue of our conscious realization of that Presence, by virtue of our consciously turning within, to the bringing forth of that Presence. [...]

To Know Him Aright 4/5

March 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

The first is “prosperity.” This is probably the most difficult form of temptation to overcome, it is the form of temptation that wrecks more people than all the other temptations in the world—prosperity. Why? [...]

The Way of Prayer 2/5

January 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

As a matter of fact, there is no greater success than that of Christ Jesus and few any greater than that of Gautama the Buddha or John. But to enter a spiritual message with the idea of gain rather than entering with the idea of spiritual light, and illumination, and letting it perform its work in you, ah here you have something of a different nature. [...]

IW Letter: Gratitude 2/3

November 7, 2016 // 1 Comment

The proof of our gratitude is, and forever must be, the work that pours out through us. Words or dollars are but symbols of the real gratitude and sometimes most inadequate, though important, symbols. Only the fruitage of the Spirit can bear witness to the true sense of gratitude. [...]