Posts Tagged ‘transformation’

06 – The Mark

To read esoteric literature without an understanding of the technical language used is to utterly misunderstand the intended meaning. This is the condition in which we find ourselves. We must grasp new meaning behind the common words.

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05 – The Mark

Many teachings talk about transformation, but few confront us with the barriers in ourselves that keep us from transforming. It’s no wonder when we consider the Herculean effort necessary to face ourselves.

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04 – The Mark

Dr. Nicoll presents the idea of meaning in an exciting way. He presents meaninglessness as a terrible illness. Ultimately your meaning is your god.

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47 – The New Man

The key to understanding parables is the parable of the sower. If we don’t understand this one we won’t understand the language of parables and their hidden meaning will be lost to us.

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14 – The New Man

The marriage at Cana and the esoteric meaning of the transformation of water into wine.

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13 – The New Man

The meaning of the Wedding Feast at Cana and the transformation of water into wine. The meaning of the relationship between Jesus and Mary and the relationship between the higher and the lower in us.

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