life

Chicago Private “25” Continued 4/5

March 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

This is the way it works, and this is the way you work. You have the appearance of numbers, but you have the realization of One. God is One, and only One is here. There is only one Selfhood. That’s my Selfhood, and my Selfhood is your Selfhood. And the Truth about me is the Truth about you. And, in as much as I know this Truth about you, the same as I know it about God, the same I am serving you. In serving you, I am serving myself, and so forth. [...]

Prepare the Soil for Spiritual Seed 3/5

May 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Just think, each one of us in this room is consciously one with God, wholly dependent on the inflow from the Spirit within. Never again need I look to “man whose breath is in his nostrils.” Never again do I have to put my faith in princes. Never again do I have to believe that I live by bread alone when I know now that I live by every Word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. [...]

Day 39: The Spirit of Christ

April 8, 2017 // 5 Comments

We are contemplating truth, and the truth we are contemplating is Oneness, one God, one Life, one Substance, one Law, one Cause, one Presence, one Power, and when we have contemplated it long enough, a peace steals over us. [...]

The Contemplative Way of Life

April 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

This is the last article Joel asked the Ramana Maharishi ashram to publish in their quarterly "The Mountain Path". The title of this article is: "The Contemplative Way of Life" Check out page 228 in the downloadable Mountain Path of October 1965. [...]

Day 27: God Is On The Scene

March 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

And I continue that form of quiet, inner, peaceful contemplation until I arrive at a place where no more thoughts come, and then I just sit there quietly for a few minutes. And my treatment or prayer is ended. Usually it ends with that deep breath coming to me to let me know that it’s over, and God is on the scene. [...]