Posts Tagged ‘prayer’

31 – The New Man

The esoteric idea of prayer, as taught in the Gospels, is very different from the ordinary meaning of prayer as taught in exoteric religions. This is a very interesting approach to a time worn subject.

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47 – The House on the Rock

This section of the book brings us back to U.F.O.’s and the idea of exploitation of nuclear energy. Group and solo prayer are also discussed from a different perspective. Child rearing and cremation are also covered.

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46 – The House on the Rock

Suicide, mercy killing, prayer, the ways to God, God’s friends, the second coming, Israel and the Arabs, the pyramids, the exodus, Moses and everything in between.

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44 – The House on the Rock

We talk about the Christian life, prayer, poverty, sex, birth control and other things that go bump in the night. It’s not easy but there is a spiritual logic behind it that is meaningful to those seeking spiritual meaning.

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40 – The House on the Rock

We talk about the meaning of the Trinity. In the book it is likened to fire, light and warmth. This section also discusses the purpose and practice of prayer. It’s not the best news since much of it’s purpose is to burn away our impurities and that can be painful.

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35 – The House on the Rock

We discuss avoiding people, prayer and diet to begin to gather new impressions about these subjects. Crime and punishment is also discussed with some interesting and revealing thoughts.

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About Esoteric Talks

"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 are spending more time and energy examining the lives of others than you are examining your own.