Archive for July, 2014

09 – Living Time


Dr. Nicoll digs deeper into our ingrained materialism and shows how it limits our development as long as we cling to it unaware.

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12 – Love Your Neighbor


Billed as half of the fulfillment of the law, we are faced with, the sometimes difficult task, of loving our neighbor. MacDonald treats the subject with the same persuasive power he meets any spiritual challenge.

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08 – Living Time


The idea of consciousness as light is explored as not simply a matter of quantity but also of quality.

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11 – Hands of the Father


After the last temptation comes either victory or failure, depending upon the choice that was made during the temptation. Here MacDonald deals with the final words of Jesus.

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07 – Living Time


We look at how we take our consciousness for granted as we take the way we see the world for granted. This prevents us from realizing inner growth and development.

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10 – Last Temptation


A verse that has troubled some for generations is brought under the light of MacDonald’s spiritual understanding. Sooner or later we feel forsaken by God. It would serve us well to remember this Unspoken Sermon.

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"No good deed goes unpunished."

The person most frequently credited as the originator of the phrase is playwright Clare Boothe Luce. Also credited have been playwright Noel Coward, writer Oscar Wilde, journalist Walter Winchell and the late Washington Post writer Bill Gold. The original idea is probably an ancient proverb.

Appearing cynical on the surface, a closer examination of human nature reveals the False Personality to be incredibly vengeful and petty due to its hubris.

Plato has Socrates say, "An unexamined life is not worth living." The reason no good deed goes unpunished is because most people are living lives not worth living. If you feel a sting that probably means you.