Posts Tagged ‘Violence’

41 – The Mark

The difference between Conscious Love and emotional love is briefly discussed. We talk about our need to struggle against our propensity for violence. It will take a new will to bring us into a state of consciousness where violence doesn’t rule.

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36 – The Mark

John the Baptist is more than just a character in a story. His meaning, esoterically, is vital to our understanding of the Truth. He represents a side of truth that can be violent and must be replaced by another.

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18 – Ocean of Love

Welcome to the dark age. The Kali Yuga is the age in which we are living. Life is short and violent. The redeeming factor is we have greater access the the Truth and therefore the possibility of liberation is greater.

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01 – The New Man

Our first look at Maurice Nicoll’s book, The New Man. We start off with learning the ancient language of parables. There’s a deeper esoteric meaning nearly lost to modern man.

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238 – Being Negative

On how to know when one is being negative. We love our negative emotions so much it’s difficult for us to accept them for what they are, false, corrosive, damaging and violent.ourselves.

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069 – The Violent Man

We live in a violent world. There is a way out, but it’s not the direction we are accustomed to look.

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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.