Posts Tagged ‘transformation’

02 – Living Time

More exploration of the idea that the most real part of us, the most real part of our life, is invisible. Not only are we invisible, but everyone else is invisible to us. Our sense formed mind will not readily accept this idea. The idea has the power to help us transform.

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42 – The Mark

There’s little question that the Gospels are difficult to understand beyond their literal meaning. We look at the story of the paralytic man brought to Jesus for healing. It’s a lovely story on the surface. It’s inner beauty is so rich with meaning that it is crucial for those wishing to develop to understand it.

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31 – The Mark

How is it that the disciples who followed Jesus didn’t understand what he taught even after three years? How much more difficult must it be for us to understand the esoteric truth hidden in the parables?

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26 – The Mark

We continue with our examination of the story of Nicodemus and Jesus in part three. If new meaning was easy to get everyone would get it. Since it’s not, they don’t. What will you do?

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25 – The Mark

Dr. Nicoll continues with the explanation of the story of Nicodemus and Jesus. The misunderstood or not understood meaning of New Birth is explored in detail and applied to our possible evolution, transformation.

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08 – The Mark

The esoteric meaning of the story of Lot’s wife, salt and the required transitions from old states of consciousness to new states waiting above us. If it was easy everyone would be doing it!

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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.