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LIFE THE ILLUMINED .

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RADIANT LIVE STAR. 1912 * _".LIFE ILLUMINED THE BY HELEN VAN ANDERSON-GORDON AUTHOR THE TEMPLE OF OF JOURNAL A HEART TEACHINGS.McCLURG"CO." . WOMAN LETTERS ETC.C. "? CHICAGO A.

. Copyrighted All in rights 1912 Great Britain reserved Of a The Ralph Fletcher Chicago Seymour Co. 1912 Published October. C.Copyright A. McClurg " Co.

find to to Love. OAOn/-"w .To all souls earnest who desire Life. everywhere practice and to establish FRATERNITY.

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you long few search the for nuggets and gold of the gathered sacrifice. who friends. Van A-G. H. during from the I offer years quarry Life.FOREWORD To and you. a of of . my Spirit.

Where there that is keepeth vision. " but he . no the law. the happy people is perish: he. Proverbs.

The IV. Universal Birth // Significance of the Senses Will for Secret 33 47 Realm 69 Life the Plane Practiceof of Application Ministry Brotherhood 91 of Being Life Principles /// 137 155 173 193 . The IX. Rules VIII.CONTENTS Spiritual I. The //. The Thought V. Spiritual X. The Illumined VL The Three-fold VII. TheSpiritual III.

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I what Not evil. but it. know It divine can Hermes. I live am with reaching of means I nothing. perceive. to easy or to God have that and live to to come not may you you you spirit. angels TRUTH: a live. your the end ready are to die. The is well. place. though you that say the of momentous a you find life world. that The do what nor is it have means. is that suffer 11 and in which die. The . to humble and body the I common the | OU of in soul your up "I yourself be. enjoy.THE LIFE ILLUMINED I Chapter shut If you understand neither know what are in and nothing. it." BIRTH SPIRITUAL THE world as very rejoice. " say: you to recognize to be able | This when wish to the shall by for hope to and direct a of perfection the desire. THIS HEAR bodies I God? taken step. is the road.

soul the husk last. full dislikes discord of sorrow or joy. itself and impels it husks of sweet fruits of faith. mind-world." 12 of says: life. of the the of bitter weariness very for the the than wayward a through feelings world of eat experience rather comes Sick or at to is not death me mockery. because the soul existence Give the significanceor material misapprehension. seeing no in the "This no more. or This virtue. It is cords this. Yet. or divided continually against itself. life that self is not child the varying or of the moods mental ment enjoy- world.like ask to death unto . or gives torment. or I want give me . is that a as which mind LIFE is vice peace. of fruit.THE world ILLUMINED condition. or affections.which of by the fine invisible binds the soul to self-interest.now of state middle.

the soul into one begin now become at its Source. is not relative. Thus will the and live self life. 13 into .but absolute. brief. The the soul must anew upon higher plane. instead it lives on the of act the natural plane. revela- be resurrected spiritual life and with the to interpretsexperience.which it consciously think. The death is the eternal Life process of passing of the self to the resurrection. Love life. This that it means must return of (its consciousness center Being) through Revelation In the and involution must Divine tion. It is that which IS. the from life of the the spirit initiation life.consciousness of evolution through is reached of the world the end Thus LIFE ILLUMINED THE gained by experience.

It

changes not,

It is that

added,
taken

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

be

can

which

to

changed.

nothing

which

from

and

nor

be

can

nothing

be

can

away.

It is the

It is the
A

life is

Life

one

indivisible,perfect.

"

of all lives.

cause

merely the expression of

the

life.
Life
the

as

which

is of the

spirit,only,
feels,knows,

The

flesh.

not
spirit,

is

Hence,

alive, it

is that

acts.

spirit is the

the

whereof

sun,

flesh is the earth.
As

the

material

and

makes

may

the

possible

As
one

all

there

Spirit.
souls

subsist

in

and

make

is

Life,

It is the

as

in

Every
14

nature

ness.
fruitful-

there

is

Substance

one

of

and

which,

Being.

earth

possible its

one

exist

fruitfulness,so

the

spirit warm

flesh,and

or

its

earth

the

warms

sun

a

sea

soul

which,
of

also,
of
all

present
omni-

is in itself

spiritand

individualized

an

Deific

of

center

a

identity.

There

is but

Emerson

is

man

this

As

which,

of

Mind,

one

as

:

says

"Every

inlet."

an

clusive
all-including and inthere
is no
intelligence

is the

Mind,

which

in all existence

separated

be

can

it.

from

includes

all

beings
Divine

is the
Most

which

from

the

One,
the

High,

and

know

and

which

Being

all

forth.

beings came
It

Infinite

One

It is the

the

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

To

God.

Only

understand

to

Creator,

the

processes

tiation
thought, creation, activity,differen-

of

and
Divine

One

understand
and

of

This
creation

expression by
operates,
the
to

man

is the

is

relation

of God

and
to

to

man

God.

goal toward

tends, for without

there

know

to

the

which

is the

sleep of
15

which

all

this knowledge
death

and

the

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

of

a morning.
night without
is good, therefore,to study carefully
the two
which
viewpoints from

mockery
It

a

speech is formulated.

all

is the

One

which
WHOLE

the

reveals
; the

are

lute
Abso-

perfect

other, that

which

from

the

of

viewpoint

of

the

tive
rela-

the

seen

single

parts.
From

the

only the

Absolute,

perfect, the

there

is known

changeless,

the

omnipresent
from

Speaking

this

plane, Jesus

said:

"I

the

am

Life."
From

"Before
the

The
one

and

said

good

save

I am."
basis

or

of

:
me

good?

There

God."

Spirit is the one
Intelligence,the one
one

indivisible

the

and
was,

plane

callest thou

"Why
none

Abraham

relative

change, He
is

Resurrection

Substance.
16

Life

"

the

changeless

In

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

physical universe

our

the

from

The

comes

sun.

the

light of
the

is but

which

that

Light, namely,

one

is but

there

and

moon

forth

showing

the

of

stars

this

one

light.
That

which

glows

the

from

in the fire

flashinggem

or

ates
radi-

is from

this

one.

So,

There
of

is

there
are

Take,

These

the

the

expression

is

expression

is

expression

is

the
called

the

centers
are

one.

Spirit itself,the

one

Its

tangible

vitality;its apprehensible

thought;
body

or

and

its visible

form.

sible,
tangible,the apprehen-

visible, constitute
relative

of

Man,

is

illimitable.

the

man,

or

expressions

source

then, the

boundless,

In

reflectors

many

expression.

various, but

spirituallight.

one

or

what

differentiated

is
pression
ex-

spirit.

therefore,
17

is

one

channel

"If. To know the Infinite. but Deity.the the which body. which order the Then essence may love that see. mind? in what of both it have you something body? In that cannot you Is love the or its No. ye have unselfishlywhat you seen?" not Begin here. that originates in No. very mates ani- does .ILLUMINED THE which through for God something in every LIFE reveals the of Himself. But know takes and all parts remember to that the represent it perfect Whole."ye ye whom cannot have seen." as love the brother your how Master can whom God love ye said. Love purely in see. study the finite. the the mind the Light and origin? 18 spirit. Imminent One is expression.

also. with outshowing of the all its variety. Study. insects. then. a 19 creature. the Is it true.LIFE ILLUMINED THE Mind and which through channels be body must spirit as reveals love itself. fraction phase of a the of figure every and every figure. see the Study yourself. lcve common but as creation. in order perfect image of the to inner. for animals. degrees of affection consideration. but in . that not the mon com- all creatures? gift of Is not life is the is the inheritance.every outer. then.show alone. infinityof the Creator? Study. Where do of manifestations see you love? Not in man. willingness lay to the to even and of extent the down even body a for beloved. What In are the you? outmost.

channel. creature. crea- the not creature. of and inmost and expression. is God the not Study God. to step aside in . The the and thinks knows.selfish The is of it is also. deflected love structed polluted. because inmost in It God a the in LIFE made is to be not the outmost. who lives is God " who loves. but God. love God. passionate. One manifest the It is God and is the God . It acts. Shall the that be seek not we to purity of remove the tions obstrucstream may insured? It is the When self which self is willing 20 obstructs. obits by the creature. ture. your epitome or who the highest as outmost your latter be may as true perverted. tainted. The is of unsullied. unselfish pure.THE the ILLUMINED inmost.

sleep. then for LIFE ILLUMINED THE yearns what this he lation desofor has. is man in live spirit may will place. point the soul. God. or stirringand in Being.because in the expression. disappointment. to not clear the Absolute Thus the reality or Without abuses of this the knowledge. in but person. per- is love abstract.the that order above to the to the channel be stream from the oi descent the the the below. and loneliness part with natural from self-life. ex- meaning.he to or he awakening of the is the despair. the this ited lim- not personal. conditions all love not because person parts . In the midst of life more When the has must leads inner reached have a 21 to man. the Absolute. satietyand At sonal. or they .love truth his justabl ad- the of concrete. but to is its relative. from personal. periences point. This senses.

THE

but

are

ILLUMINED

with

struggles in

is famished

for

satisfy. He
fuller

is

If you
this

state

the

read

this

veritable

that

you

bread

have

in

our

God

we

chapter.

that

darkness, you

take

may
and

truth

the finite.
live

and

being.
literally. Then

In your

in

gest
di-

IS

fore,
the less. There-

includes

this

knew

true

life.

of

Believe

you

richer,

are

eat, assimilate

greater includes

that

will

SHORT

INTO

and

He

and

mind, re-read

the Infinite

and

this

words

it;thereby, proving

is true

that

these

word

The

food

is

God.

STATEMENTS,

the

dark.

life

real

SUMMARIZE

every

the

for

longing

with

who
of

of

want

life, for

acquaintance

He

punishments.

tortuous

wearied

LIFE

find

It

move

see!

light.

As

believed
God

yourself separate, you
ing
Now, believonly in name.

yourself

one

with

living, comforting

Him,

Presence.
22

He

is the

THE

Here

is the

God

is the

pith

Universal

the

"

without

these

words

faithfullyas

if your

them, and

form

yet filling

Can

life

depended
and

over

each

upon
at

over

day.

conceive

you

earnestly and

as

them

say

times

regular

the

change

that

come?

will
You

will
and

new

will

Life, Spirit,

form.

Say

a

matter:

universal

only God,

all

the

of

Wisdom

Substance,
and

LIFE

ILLUMINED

have

strength.

find

yourself endowed

blissful
a

sense

You

consciousness.

of peace,
will

be

a

with
You

feeling of

possessed by

a

vibrant
but

joy, a joy that you are not alone,
that a great majestic Something, an

Intelligence,is back of you and with
speaking, yet voiceless; present,
you,
spiring
guiding, protecting, inyet not
seen;
loving, counselling,uplifting,
empowering
according to your need
and willingness to receive.
"

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Would

it

into this

be

not

a

only!"

These

two

words

reduce

its foundation.

letters

on

them

a

upon

where

your

Write

your

sleeve, or

white

will

until

they may
mind, and

fibre of your

"God

only",

;

with

to

ashes

paper;

pin
them

put
them

meet

be

tinually,
con-

imprinted
into

woven

weak

the

the

self

timid,

or

anxiety, speak

or

your

being

fear, anxiety, will

like dead
be

you

springing

whole

large

fully.
trustspeak firmly,persistently,

strength, like
is

in

submerge

Weakness,
Can

matter

consciousness.

will

are

you

shrivelled

turn

enter

it is lost in GOD.

When

words

them

of

eyes

your

inmost

to

the

sheet

that
upon

life

new

experience?

"God

to

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

weak

an

up

when

exhaustless

within

with

leaves

the

living truth?
24

you,

in

a

fire.

Infinite

fountain,

fillingyour

subtle

elixir

of

it forth

praiseful joy. Breathe
benediction

with

only"

"God

then,

Speak,

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

like

a

the world.

upon

"God

only", the Omnipresent.
is
God, the One, the Absolute, Who
Goodness, Beauty, Holiness,
Harmony,
Peace.
How

soul

your

will

joyful wings,
the

boundless

How

rise with

majestic

that will

Infinity!

of

spaces
the

new

baptize

flythrough

to

eager

ing,
quiver-

and

ing
Be-

of

sense

illumine

your

mind!
With
behold

what

different

yourself and

eyes

your

will

you

relation

to

the world.

With

what

compassion and

tenderness

will

you

think

of

your

neighbor!
Yet
take
to

this beatific
from

meet

and

the

you

you

a

will

in

no

obligationor

condition

every

justice. Far

Have

joy

from

duty
25

to

with

wise
desire

exactness

it!

perform?

feet may little time will use cheerfully. ness faithful- in the your places tread. depressing. and the for meditation way a better for child's word spirit. conditions you will you to overcome " hard. not spontaneous protest. are willing obedience the truth built by to to of the self is . and Have you You doorway.ILLUMINED THE Because "God of bravely face it and Have LIFE only" conquer. but as faithfullyachieve! or will you When will change before or. where an luctance re- privilege.conditions open of suddenly pathway. opportunity your flower fair some expect like you will or least you a with will pare pre- things. moment every this because All every bloom pear ap- spiritual culture? for give your beautiful making your it. The attitude this you trustful that voices old house 26 wisely. painful? With joy.

away. slip into burns house through God.thus washed house of no and Days time. pillar of pillar of fire by out you and the as Divinity milk love pure nature of frame your of be by day. and land your peaceful heart. the of no nights age dation foun- true This. laid the LIFE ILLUMINED THE of ness wilder- His ised prom- flows ence. disease the as the floods faith. never. ness conscious- your destroy. cloud of power and come not flame this the storms as years. yet cheek. will human go. looking will the grow in the Spirit that . Pres- always. nor altar will night that leads with the Looking backward. of your And. shining. counts man furrow waste can sparkling. glowing. will soul. grace and the if upon of that which ever honey you wisdom of 27 the into forward. weeks the co-operation with your sweep the for built and and away.

in and of space ten and utes. is at nature repeat often. even though think that you speak with them. that remember " They and be to of midst of will. in- air." evermore. Again your horizon. become to spiritand are beams sun you ful eyes. when for Thou only first arise in the morning. in in only. in times many your a stress comrades and drink and may or . physical life mind over lifted chest only. when spoken least the at stand sweet. you These are strong the midst the in calm you and LIFE only 28 eat of pause. the when noon. rance. Amen. wise what words life or.THE ILLUMINED make will in confusion. min- praise- deep draughts of the toning repeat in slow. at God only. drawing voice "God the with fresh that early.and : I Thou Thee. igno- I be to are first the Then. God and me.

To understand V. become to . always. III. stealing upon soul. forward. of the terms. only when yet found " LIFE ILLUMINED of mantle the comes His peace. your ties.THE the in even the secret midst of find Thus when outer things. solute Ab- study the finite in order the look INFINITE. activi- at these say it is for all human the mind still Again place. The The meaning and relative. meaning of real specificmeans acquainted with 29 to GOD. II. until. in this learned have The of awakening chapter: the spiritual life. life. / I. is heart the is detached from night. IV. better of value To The The understanding. VI. before sleep comes. VII. words.

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shall lose life for it. it. the THE BY THE save his life will lose his Matthew " Truth Christ.2$. and TRUTH. my 16. 31 FOR TRUTH.I LIVE THE For IN TRUTH. the Life. " Jesus . AND whosoever and am will whosoever sake I TODAY shall the find Way.

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stain th' mar truths. senses the he felt. he seeing. hearing. do!" I myself of "Naught SENSES THE OF leaf. assured: Always The touching. plays (God) Brahm of content. fast Holds He end Detaching world of soul. HE new-born child first his through these and its variety of tasted and avenues teach things for world. than when slumbers or that from with act. are rial mate- is a . him about him of capacities.' With His loosens. or thought more no waters eyes sense-world the is of truth smelling. senses in acts can act talks. its of all be to connecting Without 33 and senses his of relations the heard. body to vironments en- wonderful seen. or the breathes. lotus enameled "Buddha. shuts. The touched.II Chapter THE CANCE SIGNIFI- SPIRITUAL will Thus In He eats. or goes. or holds who think. and world the of learns with them. his opes 'this senses.

hears. and an as wisely used. by to manner use nicate commu- According men. make to selection wise body is to senses concerning world. the to honor is senses conferred a nity. unable his kind. information The of ment instru- wonderful a as office of relate making individual. to his environment. and able be to or communicated dexterity of his senses. senses of his of The body material the things for the and man to mind. dig- by the within. one The and soul who tastes. blessed the of function a his expression. knows feels it . make as and. smells sees and 34 and moves. convey in the comparisons. not only take his place but to is he among proficient in become to all of usefulness. and the for are character the keenness the the Rightly governed to with. for to food in short.ILLUMINED THE LIFE helpless dependent.

Absolute. lan- in any Indivisible. one meled. becomes unconquerable. deified? enlightened man. untram- perfect. going " his . This within. displays form as guage.THE is ILLUMINED LIFE himself. of He Only. but not of this in connecting nues (his ave- senses higher links out). the child the the of the God. ever free. illuminated. this marvelous and God of man. and human known and name any and 35 the the manifestly to conquer sense master. soul. with- world the with contact that his between as serve use and earth heaven. higher self.the Changeless. conquering who its wondrous is wonderful. But with it is the the in is individuality Is it not combination humanized Yet man the forth the the what human God and man relatively being. is called variously.etc.

poise and in a Godlike with as cleansed rich conflict to a picture looked it shows and sets as you yourself life.the of arena LIFE willingness the would be to Lordly One.for strength. Have of his body. the as and with upon the you expression loving faith will forth do fair character.THE first ILLUMINED first conquest.the modera- desires. lesson. tion self-control. to ideal the new-found which is This a self in the pattern the lower points picture the for of of nestness ear- help in self. for the the conflict. See in your mind's 36 eye this ideal self. . God est high- to your and the vision seen longed the lies application value. senses. on all occasions. have faithful God of in your exalted For be. Now of the the to pointed application more in its been you conception Then.the and every man? moments of praiseful mind.

because 37 of some- . See the calmness in the all weather. charms away for and dark or success. of tones the music music that all discord. too. of sunny See the what may Listen or seem. the courage or well thoughtful speech. sweet countenance Note its way common to life. to failure the what gentle.THE See ILLUMINED LIFE patience displayed in its under sore provocation. Look. the voice. daily marked renunciation See unruffled conditions dealing with of when brow the upon appointm dis- thwarting comes. no many that trust that pleasant smile the dignity of mien step that speaks of the eye beams with between your that hope. upon and carriage. may even it is such threaten. When self and the battle your wages soul. mark of of days betokens ing signs of that unswervmatter all is well.

of making that in you Doer. upon makes version per- the mistake calling that in mind has so. too. that have abuse and is and you rightlyused senses masterful. am and is my very redeemed.THE thing ILLUMINED seen LIFE heard or forgetful moment. based . and through say: joy. myself image. then." the that is Creator This. I of full am you and vision wise As power The I calm. 38 of are senses men. and only contumely made This brought upon proach re- them. refers such. but women their only unclean which unclean as world the good and are Beware. Seer and it. Look long "I. am strong This the upon or this alone not to the judgments all conditions impure to which view. your ideal. remember say and It gracious gifts. a fair fair self. vision of felt in or turn this to better your dark.

with most based upon one devotion? that your love is not perishable body. the condone than to you will you perfect ignorance the move sight. beautiful 39 and pre- . and was your ignorance. act. brotherly you stand under- act. compas- from understand those Through attachment. and for you for love judgment. which interprets material and For. born.THE You find will in this on go ILLUMINED substituted LIFE and more that higher life as more is charity criticism. beyond As you look and perhaps act rather With still enfolded senses every Do selfish See the effort you Or. in its darkness. no the which behind for motive discern you sight spiritual in- the comes these some Make bonds. motive. to of emancipation will comes ceive per- out condemnation. is motive. Thus. if may you own sion. break love will kindness. only.

Pine not sake. School living being. pres- neither is of itself. and graces endure should LIFE without soul that yourself the can which ence. realize of the soul enjoy may think Rather charms through While nor be. and In there this love is absence. nor after taken away. or on pleasure for pleasure's aught that can be given tions affecBut.THE ILLUMINED cious though upon the which it may you presence with that enlightment. Are you place the the be attached at to once form. can is of love the you soul for the soul. time no condition. content possess to thing? or Begin to all moderation alone. beyond the symbol. some person." 40 for here alone . eternity. the visible that which give. "set your after things above. see that which to with that knowing nor or part from is the perfect.

the when illuminated enjoyed be Can earth on ask? you things can they is power plane that infinitely greater joy what thieves steal.THE the are through Renunciation another on this Does be can Far enjoyed. blossom it interestingbecause infinitesimal part. of their individual destiny? 41 ." nor one moth higher plane. all where nothing With it. the be because rightly understood what they represent. mean from senses on a " "neither corrupt. world they valued and rather be it is known where room with than an will for for are. can break cannot LIFE which treasures rust nor ILLUMINED the as soul less the is attractive vast taught school life lessons through experience? Can or the be insect reveals beauty of but of the less an the bud. stead in- whole.

that supreme but with interpret all." delusions the add if to this you practice of fair. words. sun- that break in Lord daily I. I message. ani- human of circumstance reigneth senses. know You by wind. the soul. your LIFE these 42 constant. interpret the whole to understand. am vile the as yield their wise.THE Look ILLUMINED with order in And. the for expressed "I. am tion realiza- your truth. a me the upon one As parts. persons. the beings thought thus: with I know. my starlight.the insect. for the mal. I things bring the beam. things. the nipotent Om- God through all places. the untaught incident " Father. may lovely and secret.the the the soul. of husk the continually dwell that be may I wise am visible to life well as all All and and the wise. soul hasten to this is outer let the hear and eyes your but ears. the inner. of the ful faith- . supreme conditions.

gladly.yes. That the senses an 43 of the Most High.the willingly. and. speech the soul your Spirit. indias as meaning in every detail experience will flash way your will live beautiful mansions your tion convic- of Spirit. with LIFE detaching sense. with often. This and ILLUMINED develop the . will that accord vidualize soul.THE In mind.will finallybecome earth. acts using I. upon that human you you see true and pursue and ears chapter: rightly governed and instrument. yet J union repeated SPIRIT. As from Thee. earth body fervently aware." statement thoughts. from one of your in this character develop as eyes learned have spirit in things. self or It" the "I think of am one with your ere the truth are you and that of ponder the these with hear. detached realm you a as you.

beautiful may ual spirit- the any person. and thing LIFE real begets I is the power. renunciation That the to individual self from V. become age.II. with That VII. IV. THE ILLUMINED That the That III. both are material. . That earth mansions is of the 44 one Most of the High. one FATHER. soul. bond- freedom taching is de- sense. senses attachment condition or That VI.

I WILL TO LIVE THE BUT TODAY. Judge judge not according righteous to judgment. . THE SPIRIT. but 24. SEN- STANDARD OF the appearance. NOT STANDARDS THE ACCORDING OF THE SES. 45 " John 7.

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Jacob " for nature light in power kingdom a into will His Arnold. . the senses. It is the which factor makes fulfills in experience character. Unguided. trained. helmsman onto except it may that the rocks. Dwelleth eternal peace. steers but 47 by the be the the caprice of unworthy ship directly exalted. will is like in lifts the it lever a to that sired. mars or defeats or human and promise every of Nature. Edwin " God near very decides that direction.HI Chapter THE Near to WILL renunciation. debe also may that power pose pur- majesty and direction any Yet the Boehme. introduces His revealing of constitute of HE joy.

the is called runs the culine mas- feminine. this possibilities. There One two are is the aspects to positive. its the wonderful most either into safety. sometimes is the only its nature. The masculine is 48 always the aggres- . every other is the negative. it harbor of So subtle grand and peace and and reveal action. experience. or From the careful closest analysis will its modes of man viewpoint of ordinary huit is forceful and violent. Sometimes this duality which through everything and The the masculine positive. yet generally in the This ends. faculty that study lead may accomplishment is the external cessful suc- its of positive or phase. corresponds feminine to the to the passive or negative.THE and ILLUMINED LIFE consecrated. the force.

while wonders not powerful. the end As in Will. hidden. brute cause force. it to by there- in excess. but any much too and to of operation often are convulsive Hence. directed among But only the often too mental it is the seen is into called energy of defeat attained. which brought between balance consequent will. pushing. for un- . active. of the be masculine or lack a project. recepThe feminine tive. is the passive. to with be of accomplishment 49 its relied it may explosive upon great ends. Masculine its is activity. be- exhibition same will by is will-force energies lived. it is the recognized of lent vio- as that animals. accomplish action. be may the and short natural is what sense. Both requisite in the are fulfillment and either be may causing the two. phase. positive power.THE ILLUMINED LIFE sivc.

inception and of himself complishme ac- purpose? earnest of the world so forth put initial step of in the energy and. conditions. the feminine. the positive or act. The which She the first exhibition active. crowning work in the is the of energy only be attained passive. obstruc- remove any an meantime brings to taking. by the patient. Is this of tions. holds. nurtures. secret So and cretly se- receives she bringing-to-pass could ents. car- power. the final masculine dual must The feminine not so and in the of Note made the a man success was result the helpmeet. under- quietly fruition.ILLUMINED THE less in wedded LIFE its other with harmony half. par- acts perfect fulfillment. while perfect male carries to and male this of or who has his work. will. Mark the in duality The female illustration the female and receives and silently and that gives. . and build rying.

But look nature Have will. will. blustering No. are He more may mediocrity associates quiet. No soul into comes will. tenacious below LIFE ding. a Think it upon earnestly. one does 51 not who has exercise not it in . boasting. his feminine even scale. although that have they lack. is the worker. and you who people declare some will.yet markl social a petitor. com- sink to be may brilliant seem known. plodding. great truth. plod- years not as reaps so much his will. and no out with- this world bewail the damental deeply into their funand found character. the All This is to his ments his achievethe all of this is product of his brain. He left far behind his He There in the comes compared as when day when self-denying toil a rich harvest.THE Is ILLUMINED the he talker? noisy.

or whole-heartedness a friend it.that be his dislike It may lips he be this wants be because he wants be to his of everything depends. of his desires? not one. but heart being these a surface no the whole body at force is and the an recedes but damage. returns quickly. though stand and agape thunder ears.THE the ILLUMINED direction LIFE Nay. For fail his all in he world NO in his often will if deep so that it wants demands the in down his very it.behold. that. the upper 52 . have The but he reasons attaining. Upon desire that the only with his It may suggested it. when beware in the make same rection di- time! same illustration action will water that light wave causing This of the of the dual of the will . it different may his from neighbors. he unheeding ever all will it.

instructions and of the will power attain 53 wide cultivating upon his attainment. have merely in magnificent You that so too upon character concentrate purpose. follow . how its attainment. many divert the who is shore. force of The and break the with work You can will to found now upon then.THE and ILLUMINED lower. encircling shore surface he inner. becomes so first step using the ficial super- desultory in focussing in your lying out- or or the of energy will. but ocean crag a with long. A LIFE and outer absolutely invincible. aim. acting and to focus Heed. and unswerving it.scatter to point the wave. or single eye. every is much beat. force. lets its waves then full purposes interests. are force which upon of the the the receives Too aims. breaks to . these monplace com- a noble and your learn aim. the in concert. and will.

your appropriation God enthrone " God.as those have you which have far followed so been given already. also. of is your higher self. with You You as interpreters. only. who down really want you say is given willing are to lay to their lives for it. Do you Will you that? mean lay down detached long as will hinder you are from bound your or that or which. to as it.spirit.them LIFE ILLUMINED THE faithfully. Your live is noble. learned.meaning what to that life learned that that cords ac- of first step the self. You is seek unselfish. attached progress? 54 come be- renounce.and is.that the right have of the is senses dictators.not that Christly character those. . the true. the the dethrone You as that spiritual highest conception your have which use by to is God-like. purpose the life.

will of your positiveforce The aim!" my of will. erroneous principles inculcated and time. found. even habits with being. But the to problem. that after the sense by will old your force a bat- . and all obstacles sweep bring may the by which conditions make will. So ages part years of of the the are race. is concentration This "Whatever say: to gentle heart's pass your desire. are not wish. ideas the the of hence deeply ingrained of your this. mere a perverted of of in the very fibre views. crude accepted and the self.that dethronement and accomplished ere use well as as have you 55 own your many a intellectually higher truth.Are willing you be I shall it costs LIFE ILLUMINED THE to to true quickly feminine aside. inclinations the on ignorance. have You subjection and senses.

" echoes the heart. van- some desire. This prove the value will. to sensual a consecrated Will victor tempted opportunity the of be yield to to be will you may or one. heart hurls and full them they upon and victory is temptations broken. LIFE ILLUMINED declares your soul. power the cumulative won. be you true to emergency? death. "True to "True the the to death." the to to will or you." urges the mind. and. gathering all the forces of and mind. "True the to death. positive Will soul. are Strengthened and both phases success. 56 by encouraged of will gain in force until final . not. death." thunders the will.THE tie wherein You is your highest your "True in or judge quished.

puts Selfishness the use different of Its desire you your upon your realize you you Power. Omnipotent more ous continu- quickens and reverence more It. provided new taken are a power. of of the The the To do let IT repeat and the as you these to right attitude majesty toward to mightiness." gested. 57 one ing^ understand- words shrinks of your realization ITS reverently.THE the In there ILLUMINED interim is LIFE between in steady growth a the means and keep ment adjustall standard. for steadily increasing capacity to crises these to the nurture fire of bright the ever will. be with channel. true purpose. nothingness Omnipotence. and notice sense already in . sug- while effects quality been for given daily practice. Some have means in the and will words different the mentality by "GOD words. to ONLY. the the will in Divine.

ging unflag- unfoldment has perceive that old with on God is your will uprooting new not the method implanting expulsive new 58 power affections.THE To of the to In ideal found to best your Is look you already not you looking the to ideal. in believes with increased an admire you and warmed heart that all already- step wherein friend. who your fired be forego only? not mind have you self. a the second your or is the This lowest. proven at filled be the ILLUMINED your desire that in to fair ideal? Will you zeal fair so you " press the perfect to seed a as namely: it which as You your that part of within Himself. of to nalize exter- individuality? and the interests and is placed privilege by habits.have true a and forget to be like it to consciousness degree. of new of . LIFE with Highest.

when whole directly one will. upon it.absorb Not will the wrong of starvation. all selfish the Divine Repeat morning aims. O Thy will. Herein You life. your motive. soul "My cerning con- kernel. Teach law. will Now. thought third is step lies the therefore is lost in Divine mine." prayerfully night and additions such 59 as come . but Thine. admire bye it will and Bye it. or of the human the alliance Divine all expel sorb ab- unworthiness and The law it. the it. from me Think ideal. Thy give know may accomplish Divine over the Will. for Thy is LOVE. LOVE the LIFE ILLUMINED I is I will. follow to you. do of the with that and Father.THE LOVE die the rightand Give yourself it. this with say you the mind: self-will fulfillment with deliberately face and heart. question. aim.

with are practice the make you 60 to overcome way .ILLUMINED THE to lips. exercise for Sit feet Then sit Sit as yourself unto will to that you Will.and your vital aid in a polarization of the holding one as LIFE will. you God.give thy Him." : deep. His straight-backed a silently the Take "Will. POWER. if possible." "Di- word breath exhaling whatsoever His the indrawn quietly. twenty if not. such several vine. slowly the With following squarely touching with think breath with in upright floor. Divine with one think breaths." Every be minutes. In "Commit brief. At midday. and that days seven chair. thus. effort do. your steadfast thought your ing changand the to purpose. assuming verily at done. and you and as His to to you empowers LOVE long to comes can.

you.for love." the inner breathe out: obey to : few times. Does your the offender? heart Do grow you 61 warm feel that toward all of- . forgiveness. and test may Naturally. resent "Be persons in other injury to and sincerity your strength." only Divine for Let issue seem monitor. and gentleness. "Divine this from hard as your in and a gentle and lips. it wilfully may oppose Something words If eyes to your indeed.LIFE ILLUMINED THE is conditions much so exercise the in right direction of controlling your will. punish such wise you. silent. Will for peace. opportunities many for is always for harmony. of daily life In the ordinary routine find will you prove Some misrepresent which that would Wait. well as but none breathe danger an will human whispers Will. and is past. prove say offense. may.

"what love stroys de- great unknown a questions . yet the Divine mother and helpless. is the her or fested maniis your made. only protection it knows. effort will your own? great indeed especiallyin is: that to his Will progress will. in peace as has reward LIFE the discipline of that the as higher the of law lesser thing some- something greater gained. and the baby bird. feed 62 of in the hearts of will to love the the breast and helpless baby.THE ILLUMINED fense is great desire heart as nothing compared as for well Then In this life. you growth in your Divine in you. into emerge making provided and the and warm implanted to Will ever for- manifest.breaks It knows even both kingdom. ." nor not. has already parent-birds the protect its " next. In nature's featherless the shell.to world.and the and the for been toward the find only is lost.

prized. the law Do willing sorrow. apparent the would view vation. Give are. be it riches. friendship. and life. depriensue. fame. if need moment. GIVE.the and any all for renounce to at Love. sake. the disaster. Give love's for for the sake but for again. though of LIFE ILLUMINED THE soul mand com- awakens action. your thinking not wherever can. to obedience of Will.GIVE. question you blind be. when truth's for is the girds itself So. perceive 63 the all-enveloping . for the sake not impelling the always. comfort. happiness. your your Give. you happiness. you Yea. very of God This self. whatever receive to sake. the sake of Divine the as to the wisdom of obedience? Take your eyes that see Can in your without you a the from end. whatsoever it be strength. horizon. have you be pleasure.

with fear. gasp and its yourself clutch you from its only danger and see reason? Throw While cower inspires all illustration.THE ILLUMINED Good. die. But let go your muscles. fear give it wholly. by up. if need be. upon daries. an ocean. beyond and above that waits things this Wait! Go beyond seem is the its bosom. move the limbs your that waves your to the in harmony kiss your face. chained But when and said: "Take you my completely. tense Relax your body Give lapping water. . body. boun- its care? to Here to human and upon entrusted Does LIFE and embrace. will 64 death your tures. pic- abject miserable your gave and with you an were you When I awful renounced fears. See the wondrous result! frightened senses slave. death you in lurking caress.

Love greater gifts. and which power is self. who / have new renunciation commanding rare I. perfect balance is gained by right adjustment of the will. in you to wherein show to you soul your life. power. you LIFE ILLUMINED THE chapter: necessityof co-operation phases That a of in the will.and you a element. have woo dear.in order the gain this experience. conquers in this of order abundant more alone. III. new complete that which gave sphere and new the All-Wise more a a over does and you. but not master tenderly. exhilaratingstrength to rare command So with only the body. That mean detachment to the 65 and ciation renun- developing soul . be a in to give the a self holds larger realm will have that for him the a learned The two II." Lol to held water with back. laughed you played you.

sequential value The with of God follows the self. secret of life. Oneness conquering VII.ILLUMINED THE what the decaying hidden life germ LIFE kernel within Concentrated IV. The is VI. of ence obedi- development. will brings cessful suc- attainment. to means the it. 66 the more dant abun- . V.

NOT will* but TO WORLD. " Matthew . wilt. MY as 3Q. 67 Thou I THAT REMEMBER DO OWN.LET TODAY CAME GOD'S Not as 26. I ME INTO THE WILL.

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key self ences experi- new barriers world of go become. .Chapter THE If THOUGHT to do the created power in living are you desire you happiness. The the personal pivot upon I in which the turns 69 self all world is interests. and tations limi- Everything will to a " removed. ITH perception. something else it as in the invisible. of Him to that forget moment one light of path whose world. With of knowledge. the letting feeling. the upon world new thought. go there of ards self-standwill be versal uni- standards. eternal IV REALM walk for not the consciousness the there letting will be in world will in the be a of Mental visible a were.

will remember thing of capacity or the reveal complexity vision abilityto experiences which will you. which typify degrees of consciousness. apprehension of univerlaw begins. The whole external outpicturing of universe thoughts of is the the finite In- Mind. The class of to come depth and inner be will will mental see qualitiesand You is but that all will greater The being. the that every type of a things are visible invisible an but types and of thoughts.THE but when ILLUMINED in put LIFE abeyance permits of enlarging interests and a broadening view.the mental images. When consciousness or may see becomes interior. for seeing developed and teriorl in- you images. sal Then. 70 inner which spective introvision either . and also interpretphenomena.

have been not LIFE ILLUMINED THE if so. . which The may interior the as world. externalized. books have been destroyed. types of mental indestructible. for example. mental and expression their of form it in ages forms. poem be uttered form thought same thus perceive and or or of ideas are key realm. therefore. according channel through which to 71 the individual they pass. that have As. passed from the external plane. or to an many inspiring which given to the world expression as that may in the which past or the be expressedin various voiced ideas may consciously un- appropriate and invention or plane even in this inner active re-express external the itself from same or draws with- mind. been written may have the even they expressed and which yet the ideas in still remain books consciously. or becomes images This the which is the speech.or.

explains all soul influences.appropriates mental same revelation the like soul. yet same appropriates according so.the light inherent the of Infinite. God brings the knowledge and the with every of ladder ing ascend- perfection understanding and understanding the complexity of the of light as the which in every brings of Creator 72 universal being. the breathes man his to uality.THE ILLUMINED "There is LIFE nothing under new the sun. This law cording ac- differentiation the increased an them expresses individuality. being subject same the to ideas and his to This mind or The greater greater light in step is there the expression. of universe. he thought-substance. as . individthe using man. is of light." The air external and of eats the inner the same food.

the omnipotent ing light (Intelligence). currents. the beautiful. gladness. Love. as certain on currents. awakenall the consciousness. constitute is which are a joyous.joy.as the omnipresent Power. of atmosphere which like it were. like or in souls. or exist souls versal uni- an knowledge. or form a pictures of is.For : fear thoughts imaging river filled what has with mental been. of sea the material images example All rivers directions. All thoughts representing praise. subjects. as wonderful Light. or contain has ocean. all thought-rivers. is. of faith What is the quality of pictures in which river a beautiful presented Psalm.THE ILLUMINED Father the of LIFE souls. illumines This in and things This like channels many in running These Intelligence. feared. 73 in the ture pic23rd .

his to the currents ally of and which fear death. pellucid buoyant. science. art. for in- consciousness in fear conditions class of the fear of " the mind own to him possess'es susceptibleto hold happy thoughts the thought- with himself happiness 74 chooses or courage. and. accident. as run LIFE ILLUMINED THE thought-currents thick. polluted Positive. formulate will fear of the mind-ocean On sickness.religion. bright. invigorating streams. will currents be of merged subthe world. sunny.and Negative dark muddy. there as of classes this in streams many universal ated differenti- are about thoughts have these subjects. and Poetry. . happy make thoughts sparkling. whosoever contrary. Whosoever attract that is his to belong of or also. waters. or the will stance.all as thought-ocean.

being omnipresent. inner things vision in receive in that moment.with- your world to influx the to Supreme containing Put mind your in the the a and is the etheric answer. similar one if at time. you for the the of will another You external ing. think- is.THE Do ILLUMINED for long you LIFE knowledge on any special subject? Then open the also the to river as all thought and be of In when found perception world. not the you this interior be thought- knowledge. wherein stillness. foun- draw question definitely. are nite asking the question of Infi- Intelligence. from friend a wait side. that though question Source. This. you the still . answer to flow into 75 your causes mind the in such .cease who have stands asked by a your answer. and from such tain-head.

first. days. whether or by which receptive mind you life in this You be ing. feel- unanswered are you the subject.THE form ILLUMINED LIFE best to will as appeal own your understanding. at there is nothing will to in that the on open receive it. learn receiving what You are begin the practical will will power. giftsof for realm. keep this to images symbolic of the idea ables en- knowledge. understand not though given and as you understanding. perceive that 76 you are living . mental or that still. courage. you this interior to are it be patience. be abilityto keep you ready to knowledge or graces Spirit. understanding. the to If do you wait for Even be as world from The you ready are thought conveyed. thus to a or. and a interpretation will appropriate. It is your you It may receive be conveyed wordless a vision.

bestows. 77 it makes it puts character God'h and which into it is acter charthat gentleness. it your as is but the in the human radiation of soul.for the tenderness humility and grace. only love . realize. not body.THE the on ILLUMINED LIFE of basis. and when consciously recognized spiritual. In proportion feel the appreciate greatness will be of and ual spirit- manifested in individuality.also. You soul. between links and you all souls. This love you and depth quality. and which more add to the all mind the your knowledge will begin soul or and of the law.the basis new soul. that ist spiritualqualitiesexto this soul basis and that they form between you and of experiences fully enlighten the mind You on language various either to come will the learning are connecting God.

and On which to be set or may menacing to ditions.ILLUMINED THE To earnestly the covet first of all that to gifts is Love. Not soul until self is lost in life and predominate The experiences who is seeking this basis will will They three-fold plane with the many of character. mental plane depress his mind It is for and to him make 78 to he may and to conquer high and find deflect pressio de- holy . to to his one life and diverse. supreme which is the which good giftsand all life the human best God from of foundation the covet radiation makes LIFE expression of the divine. the life on the on being. On much the to his aims. with It is for him opposition and aside. con- all overcome the change meet aspect of conditions. the spiritual. he physical plane opposition. the physical.can come establish pertain the mental.

capable of insightsinto the meanOmniscience. not only abstract truth. which of of is is All- which Omnipotence. he crete knows. He and knows only can say: "I know. and. though body." This is truth conditions as applicable to of the external spirit.he is the off-spring of ing God. and pressing ex- and power. they are the he possesses the but the varying life . Spiritually. of All-presence. is All-wisdom. power. which Omnipresence.but conAs a fact. therefore.powerful his moral purposes. mind means soul's knowledge of relative of for. In the midst all 79 condi- .as the on by taking " soul spirit. This only be accomplished by realizing and can the being of his real nature his stand or LIFE ILLUMINED THE spiritualbasis. spiritualbeing.

any direct. material "I know. am govern "As from upon earthly conditions. plane. hence it may I master them. of As and and relations spirit. plane. he is merely acting the all LIFE spiritualknowledge assume first step so is ILLUMINED change conditions. the Father This is what God. You may can see with meet why.I the ing." is by the spiritual meant basis. though now obstacles on the you ical phys- sight.THE tions. lives in me.to the By the toward basis that the the being. be- real master. though you discouragement. graces and I live in the gifts Father. and subject to not spirit is his immortal This and adjusting doing. yet having the spiritualinyour control On may and the meet will wisdom wisely mental wJth master enable you to them.I have Father. with 80 . "As spirit. child real say: is perfect I.

understand will acknowledge you every Having may temptation. (your neither lower have which you the the love spirit. 81 you patience. yet. every On meet the moral plane.but all times firmness is what self-nature).yet wisdom have or severely harshly criticize. though you with and evil remember you over called deal with training education lower it and of at nor give. the earthly overcome may you will LIFE alone not inherent can only the in the . because wisdom but tory vic- a spirit. if to spiritualpower.THE sorrow ILLUMINED spirit is above the that strife.yet realizing mental or ditions. con- banish and cloud. you commonly and nature with as child this child will will you that needs in your discipline.you condemn of the the wisdom your the win may your allurement.yet.

which of perfection In and of manifest is the visible character. practice the put into the fulfillingof the law. makes He is for it is that which perfection. with your spiritof love.there 82 is no seeing ." Love is only the redeeming not but regenerating power. that betterment Thus "Love to of will you which is find. partiality. who has love. there is no condemnation. also. appreciation regeneration and the fellow your to ural nat- your will you gentleness and conducive are preciati ap- effort conducive every spiritual development of man due gentleness and creatures.THE As ILLUMINED thus you in the LIFE learn deal to with self your- will learn.will finallymake the fruit there love is no love. you also. As find you of the (or child). how deal to in love fellowmen. which in his heart invisible.

in ready the and morning the the redeem then more more of upon if less.of no is THE ILLUMINED evil. at night let your the tic majes- which your mind and in you being. find the to and make know would concerning reality of will In the first and and last supreme live and Make for and move duties have your and "I. fix them wonderful You thoughts the conditions still and illimitable your from truths. experiences day. there no respect of persons. To find. then. as this petty and vast conditions. by living continually light of and Infinite. having 83 . bound- narrowness . there is LIFE limitation. and more the Withdraw more fundamental these Study you God is of love is body of the the ing shin- mind and thought: spirit-soul. that light that shall shine upon glorious your earthly nature. thought be of Divinity.

but I. and the as let the the power is God's the God's that it is immortal. whether silent. as will no or your words. from dispenses illumined. and is of me around the God doors thought With As of radiance word.I and midst one of LIFE the among move in me ILLUMINED you you speak sleep or ." repeat indeed will that longer I. me conditions of Spirit open every in people about illuminated.THE body. or all God. whether 84 you harsh. no while mind in every God me my edge all knowl- and I in spirit permeate consciousness power ance radi- my shine and through the If you the of knowledge.ten you. your serenity. the mortal. one move from you of evil or fear sight the light of and.no will veil His presence. the spirit. the bounty No who of still in forth go discord that speaks. however are realize and lives this. will hurt clouds your fifteen minutes chamber.

you the or brance remem- spiritual being. your caught buffeted and moment a your desires your of the waves of fear storm winds you or of adversity. * broad view 85 on all tions. for lose high of may be the or outlook high in the the by a lead you. condition. LIFE known light a as be will consciousness your spirit and your who sit in which your those to and felt darkness. This is the goal toward aspirationsand If.THE ILLUMINED quality of the wake. sea of human ignorance. Fly again to foundation sure the rock His " which is your all-encircling Presence. Take the thing. Recall yourself quickly. Remember for yourself or " or have for no any condemnation person. period. ques- .

for if ye do stumble. Chapter never I." these II. of derstanding un- nothing revealed. be brought into the natural may The of sea light is the wherein hidden Let that the will light of into the more realm there be not love velop de- to is power life. "According hath given unto His us divine all life. Thus only will the inner in of truth sight or relation It is step be you to able spiritual perception things. grow radiance of and more the perfect day.THE Look ILLUMINED LIFE for that which is back of every condition. outer by step that the be climbed. and may mountain moment that the spiritual by moment.whereby unto us to He power things that are tain per- given unto exceeding great and precious promises that by these ye might be partakers of the Divine things ye nature. " " 86 . shall Peter.

III. VI. IV. LIFE ILLUMINED in this learned That personal and knowledge of ards stand- limited be must in accord if not chapter: quished. That love is the 87 lightof life. V. learn receive to terior in- knowledge. II. relin- universal with truth. be The and power That of scope it is necessary still in mind in order to to thought. VII. view on all questions. The of danger wrong habits of thinking.THE / have I. . How To to overcome take a broad fear.

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thinketh in as MUST his BEAUTY AND heart.EVERY OF HOUR GUARD A INTO For OVER THEY THAT he BUILD BODY MIND. VIRONMENT. " . EN- is he. SET THOUGHTS MY MAY MY I TODAY. 7. so Proverbs 23.

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" the is trouble nor to being. for and of high With life but will the now conscientiously gives shall again the of us we possibility the be will spiritual the basis. see. ITH mind the the nor as after when outlooks. and standards new of also. regenerating here advantage this body. any powers. necessity As neither her. every the when pleasure. possible true eome new have we will of will. the be the seen the regenerating great with faculty.V Chapter THE is best Thought herself and sounds. spiritual There using do into gathered Socrates. little things pain. the discrimination clearer as insight to 91 the comes right clear class of . possibility judgment. is nor has she LIFE ILLUMINED as aspiring of none sights.

which more grow you of beyond. "natural man" of . Prejudice all the your thing one adamantine an As right should you like the LIFE your loving spirit. which cause be- but spontaneity of sweet of by. you warmth and give mode prejudices. blessedness of the the love-life.THE ILLUMINED and thought There is which Put aside is which mind bids will love and melt will find you would as because especially to heed: earnest is vents pre- perceiving from that the of do you of the the be not law." done duty's sake. for walls. these away letter into more of the tenderness and "doing cedure. its yearnings and strivings after you will your acquaintance with know the brother. this close Having your follies man." knowing "natural own and its weaknesses. 92 the spiritual life. pro- wall.

93 . You be will able to imagine yourself in his place in discouragements. as seek the higher be will more deeply does no your has he his to know ther. prejudice against him. bro- lead way. heartfelt your will you widely he have by advice.THE ILLUMINED will judge You would you like LIFE his weaknesses him have to as judge yours. felthe transgressed. his hopes and his and him with sympathize his distressingcircumstances.teaching will you in the This committed against wrong punishment.the need your love service. is society and him able thereby be true If he has and little child that lowship. and and comfort to more You a tion condemna- for and serve with good your to ing. you. lov- pursued will into and brotherly spirit. better and done advice. sympathy. the as Thinking of him who needs him training.

in unhappy. sinful. You will you God's being. or "little ones. be must forbidden. soul tenanced discoun- for from as yet. stand- human to the be not in will as offender. . You see people whose totallydifferent from of life be principles are whose yours. re- perfect law. erring." possiblewere heart your he ards. alizing heart. separate his natural to LIFE ILLUMINED THE any kind you of prejudice.essen- you in will offend may way children child. in tial spiritual. weak. strong and in God's family.his though even and be able You to acts will him him see state In the God's his not as but This this judge of one any all see spiritual love woman man. his acts. " same light. the derstanding un- may yet. and religion exactly opposite from having no the prejudice in your of oneness 94 yours. however an would harbor perfect according as child.

live. " . will seek. you learned have to be just yourself. true life only be based can on justice. clear. yet alphere atmostempered with the warm of your loving heart. you will be just to your brother. time he will and desiring. your of fullness highest and best. can You in will harmony harmony Your The strict When his conception to him lead may desire the thus learn to with your own with seek piness hapways.not only in soul. to tastes his one every according live his life to LIFE ILLUMINED THE his wait with turning.will you give to of how His that in ways knowing to not are that in Yet you. come discriminatingfaculty will beways keen. charity for patience and liberty live it. and this exact justicewill be to allied always to the supreme 95 quality. but all souls. penetrating.

will will fine balance between intuition. namely: LOVE.but knowledge gain to tice prac- of knowledge come from always spiritual viewpoint.life above. and will inner same permeated 96 intelligently whole with the acter charsense . the word and adjust your to action With adjust yourself definitelyto in the Not power a influx new to tion rela- every life.THE the ILLUMINED which one LIFE embraces all. from is the Judgment reason how only this. and Judgment determines the on the and natural use the of telligen in- itual spir- planes. Attaining sometimes to that called clear the exercising and conscientiously. In this continuous be practice there increasing readiness thought.your be vision spiritual perception. natural of of how and light.

natural With the the of lesson.you have to but to that desire you this it will For contact draw of of to To either To knowledge yourself. allowing 97 is to the be will .which of LIFE ILLUMINED THE of justice. be necessary the consciousness. The life. or be in will mind. your carefully the positive and aspects only reject.spiritualside is the equity. the last spiritualand the between the mediator the faculty regenerated is judgment is to be turned on an tered cen- idea for evil. drifting.which specificknowledge positivemood a with the for good or be in passive mood mentally a to study negative will tract at- conditions. not keen a what of varying phases and many thought-realm.of the the kind to in to find it necessary to or that determine to will accept thoughts many referred discrimination.

. except opposite. is negative in quality way no or. to its the for it what thought-current. negative or good thoughts In in positive attracts like quality. or intense an negative qualities. One be may thoughts thought itself that to thought a of positive state is and powerful which is of mood which of the Beware in qualities. 98 the the It sence ab- . time. etc. makes your attractingwrong for magnet tion. For example: To or yield yourself to grief. your whole particular it may. that reason of its by of darkness for is negative. same has possibly. thought indicated grief. emo- conditions. causes intensity of any your thought draw to submerge. that in consciousness The kind. anger kind. being.be anger.or.be to LIFE ILLUMINED THE easily influenced swayed by or conflictingconditions.

any sit down If the know. esright feeling and when your erately delib- earnestly.at order in In of and moods. illustrations. knowledge what desire you think and that formulate terms. avoid to benefit the LIFE ILLUMINED THE you desire would in tain. and accomplish intensely. will and again. truth that urged that of right thinking. habit to as practice again you by moment. every you Moment the perceive exemplified in these It is times. joyous happy. at- specific knowledge. practicallyrealize will this. transfer- like these: . hopeful. instance: Suppose on you the Then law say desire of in 99 to know thought words thing some- ence. subject. highest specificend.upon it be For as to tablish day by day. the law.Avoid negative thoughts.you all negative conditions. moment.

difficult prove this. with equal similar or words affirm moments "2 earnestness: know the law governing thought transference" Then wait. emphasized. you of in the total 100 abandonment ."/ desire LIFE ILLUMINED THE know to the law of thought transference" said these after some Having earnestly. Keep the mind open. Practice Meditation ten desire. As said depends will is minutes hold with makes mind to focussing at time a a the necessity sue particular is- until attention long as may for as as you upon you mind. ready for the answer. the time. other are able the specific at essential things.everything notice the holding last the stillness of the upon yet.but perfection. Practice the lesson. to a to first. practice is is absolutely proficiency. gradually increasing spent your thought It that mind.

"lEEi V -'. receive It when ask will you ready are you to it.sooner when or moment later. with or sciousness con- your the Father ways reaches things are 101 and His means dren chil- significant. expect It may dream. for the required time. are you our all are in book a friend. be assured that you will receive it. be may while that will answer your sitting. perhaps some come least you It may a be conversation So directly into come as your it.. Having given yourself earnestly to either exercise. routine infinite that revealed through daily by which thought. If not.and go about your duties with the that what happy assurance be answered. rise. a or in or incident some in a in work. ."": ILLUMINgp THE ' of all thought?" a complete to the subject in of expectancy surrender and hand passive a response..

tongue of the law. classify and that you see more as upon you are the continue understand living now subjective to analyze. experiences. will return the good ill which or think. You more will and plane. laden in with they carried forth. comes bejudgment your your faculty of more keenly developed._ it behooves So. times responsive which from which will and "Whatsoever that knowledge. that sow. out . heart the 'discreet words utter higher tions vibra- is worthy of is able to Inmost. you again. 102 . and." Whatsoever thoughts due time.Only TPJE ILJLUMINED LIFE the listeningear catches the from Only the faithful revelations Only from the realm. ye gence Intelli- life powers your life your all at receive may you upbuild increase Infinite the to keep to you shall ye reap.

perfect expression of in whose image and ness like- is made. that is. 103 of the is the the ginning betained at- variety. Presence. progress of is shown attainment degrees expressed. there faculties understanding and multiplicity. he The greatest him be to dained or- man the creation. that delicate the and those of an given in physical life. your self is made natural you.are reliance It is this makes which for It is the the the Creator. By in the use of strumen in- great ministry.in going from glory to glory. judgment more fully it is in Forget not.fine With LIFE ILLUMINED THE insight weighing of qualitieswhich makes possible. .you become in the equipped of use the as that the to spirit. excellence. Divine the faculties. destiny of become to Divine the upon enables the tible suscep- more God's man and proportion subservient.

Love. and by a a soul. If. of there that lectual intel- an alization. pause for difference machine. power soul. express apprehension To of consciousness your to is have you that but find daily life. cre- cause expressed beof what use you have. life. in consciousness increasing that not You a great created feel and will thus to By realization a put the piece mere of more. more perceive difference an it is love.you your the by a mechanism. is more but which power attain to LIFE ated. simply: think panded ex- soulful a meant uttered words between is matter and moment has between and love. re- feeling.ILLUMINED THE Use the order The that not which that is which is faithful of your in have you more. 104 " belong to the .

the silence with wish you all in the finite in- a vinely di- sweep. When of ocean shining Let try this. seek these to is necessary of existence plane every LIFE vine this Di- express thought. All-Being. every word act. every Therefore. Realize this. awe a of one glimpse of . look from the out into the at up stars.go of the night.and exalted filled with to whom of sense the has with a the reverential been given 105 new. soul your the majesty symbols filled and be of transcends smaller circles eant.THE The ILLUMINED expression fullest perfecting of the Trinity and in to on to character. pag- planets Divine and are thought includes causation of thrilled glorious the the of which the of Circling paths indeed draw to wisdom.

your come avenue your things. many a law higher be will understanding power. Boundless. and the LIFE after will your heart perfected expression of after will with your this inner glimpse Life! 106 long the eye of for ideal! be The tranced en- lumined Il- . speak words souls. in every the to open sleep will through of then are Eternal. may what in mood this knowledge of streams Vast. your in due More ask to the Ever beneficent feed understand you tutelage. Ever the when gained will that and conscious be or will will peace concerning deep time.THE ILLUMINED Infinity. and will more from illumination receive and how learn you Highest. you that in and have you from You of know not wisdom of floating in mind.you Returning dreamless and hidden You awake Yet.

VII. How to of one the spirituallife. That in this The III. 107 by the LUMINED IL- . of power chapter: is prejudice greatest obstructions II. LIFE ILLUMINED of good attain judgment. The value IV. V. The of secret concentration and meditation. VI.THE learned I have I. What is meant LIFE. How gain to and wisdom power. to Love. the positive mood.

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109 THE WITH TODAY. SHINE ACT for thy is light risen /. Arise. '. " the Isaiah .I MUST WORD AND LIGHT OF shine. SPIRIT. THE glory of the Lord 60 THOUGHT. thee. EVERY MAKE is upon and come.

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is progress intelligent in with will plish accom- ments achieve- direction at . soul. with polarized Divine. the HE As unity. is illumination of life. you may Glorious will. felicitation into grand change or soul spiritual viewpoint comes judgment adjust to and the soul of and of induce of result which with union to more should a therefore. understanding. of end The Divine. mind of body. determines spiritual judgment. and more with absorption The division. the of Good her With fine one with the what reward you regeneration the power relations.VI Chapter THE THREE-FOLD PLANE OF BEING of end The degradation tends ascends. the sciousness con- new possibilities.

and of the half lower is the mediate inter- mind. may globe. the trinityis individual or ego activity psychical. From psyche. of Man is the on physical and triune a LIFE being. being . the perfect. always at great with one its Source. the mental and Each called soul. phase of The of plane called the forces.ILLUMINED THE mental psychic. functioning three-fold respectively. originates the meaning its that which experiences on subjective plane word psychical. the the off-spring of " dual. but earth or the side spirit. the upper is the be half 112 dual individual. relates the for word to and soul intermediate mind between or and Spirit. commonly spirit and individualized Unmanifest is is the soul between Spirit is physical. divine. compared of to a which. that Spirit-soul. the Greek soul. The ego.

is under and soul LIFE ILLUMINED THE in the exists bodied em- shadow earthly experiences. from in and God. Father. meaning thereby spiritualquality. under half unwakened in thinking itself separate vaguely groping to that peace conscious which can union Experiences with which consciousness as their the dreaming ego. or forever is the soul higher Christ. es- same through manifests matter light. of The upper is illumined the child of Begotten. in the ever and sence.God pure The is essence. sense periences ex- things external only be found in God. spiritcalled of is that aspect which the of half. refer are Only in through find self. its ignorance. dwelling of the The the half to the itual spir- properly designated spiritual. Experiences which 113 relate the grop- . bosom is and is spirit that which " the the God.

diversity. matter-shadowed soul realm. and Intuition constitute awaken tion aspira- concerning truth of which spiritual. hear- psychical. at- knowledge and and intellect.is the receives first tains continually active. Spirit and soul in the duality intellect second. are the find we On omenal phen- intermediate the of aspects the to (the center the invisible One. ordinary mental phenomenal feeling are ing sight. circumference the realm) (the visible realm) variety. Experiences or the body. In psychical. receptive faculty and intuition. Those activities. 114 . character The which is Being direct. or which revelation are transcend include and faculty of without reason.ILLUMINED THE LIFE ing. Unity. rational knowledge conscious constitute The through reason. the trinityof Being. the third.or mind.

Relations planes and be may conditions changed by toward of consciousness the plane. unsatisfying becomes clear. Experiences which the to environment physical or relate are body the on physical plane. are of processes of states to mental. that before shifting and plane now and nature. realizing Spirit that In all attitude them. he may mysterious. proportion to his the significanceof the spiritual edge aspires to spiritualknowl- man and these on as he raises his spiritualplane or light had been on sciousness con- will the be chical psy- plane.THE ILLUMINED LIFE Experiences which mind to or relate thinking. on standing Under- controlling his physical learn 115 how to govern and . hending Appre- the illumination himself that spiritual to it is the from light proceeds. What vague. relates Being.

to can every "Your there man. may of the conditions summed He who controls On has his or dominion in your be for able of lift up your the physical. may life in God man. 116 means and may glad.his control LIFE ILLUMINED THE psychical and emotional nature. In the floods same his how to thus the way soul that so his use he relationships plane. Similarly. you. be man wo- birthright yourself and all is things world. God . rejoiceand glory of strength of the the Lord it be is within Spirit is yours." poorest for the ter mas- matter his basis saying over Think to the found child: that on become whole life as for and this: other no ground in up he on Simply stated.the be understands faculties mental his control spirituallight to what moment a God's the to say humblest "You children: head.

prodigal feeding Can your no is. else is husks. him with that he is love in one of . desire wholly that senses." this that To persons. feeling. The and who the brother poor besotted who living in his physical plane. idea the He absorbed ignores or higher plane he has the or in and you knows any strength to not go his attention physical sensations. happiness is in the gratification of of degraded gutter is simply he in the is His lies to heart. therefore. thought. knowing 117 of any nothing better rise upon life. is given The LIFE privilege to become may scious con- of it.THE is ILLUMINED of respecter no awaken be that him he of conscious not be your may fact fold three- the has being If he higher.on having senses. gracious likeness. it the this lies in human nature. the this perfection. for reason every you. this power.or to He it.

this "Come. and your be good. . with do find will help body. would Say him to Come food with my place for to you to I believe that you thought can you.the he and little ones. this weakness. rise. me. you in the as manhood? his share as words sympathy.your words such your convey such say understand. can be not will that gether to- manhood. clean confidence. Come. that I will I will you.truer a with with I will comrade hope." with inspire him tion inspira- an impel differentlyand "I work us for control can let a in your I believe you a be you. for Would to to say: I work. can of LIFE ILLUMINED THE arise and to go him my Father!" This would of of to mean perfect harmony. belief charity. your possibilities directly: brother. power on the 118 him the and threefold tion crea- rium equilibplane. better.

forget the the to to go outcast. Now Could a the where her To Let and the grow the poor.saying face past. yes your which with prejudices and all can turn feeling other. to live to now can.and with established." her to make finallylead and high demnation) con- pure. me help you. neglected child speak words you not and comfort? his honor. holy too late. (remember. Can teach can of encouragement you him 119 not. you Magdalene.he could this contented be longer LIFE ILLUMINED THE no and lie besotted to useless. "Sister. by trusting the beauty of . begin You life. not persuade not beginning new upon you her: the It is time. blossoms of spiritualnature? the abused. the away homeless and motive same sunny beautiful her tablelands. is the you light. With the heart in your approached have put that as not you the despised of all.

precious privilege. hearted and ILLUMINED a temptation. will you 120 redeem those . In this way you will enter divinely appointed mission into all the heal deliverance In to this way to go your forth preach the gospel. stop eyes This and meet a look moment. which strength faith resist to in believe to there that is sunny- childhood in given hidden a as It is this the happy. a give him is your on the into his child the best in your soul. also. Whenever you street.your opportunity. face the nish fur- may of whose is One versity adlove sure. the love. broken-hearted. obedience? is forth LIFE of speaking.THE truth It this which is which in love mature memories years he all that of from treasury draw may is sweetest best. preach world the upon the and captives.

The knowingly. have the there and God's of also Presence trations far. sufferers the on mental psychic planes. phy- and there where the on psychic plane the spirit.who held are or into always shines. illus- given. transgressions.where There bondage in mental them LIFE ILLUMINED THE weaker on dominates will willfully uses or than his the mental subjugates those himself mental evil. 121 plane or faculties who for . so need who and bondage no be lifted to ness. deviates and is he transgressor plane either from that who or. any on ingly unknow- which is just right. conscious- of sufferers because of the on physical. The transgressor is he who of is psychical or are the are physical plane there of physical plane As mental consciousness been those of from lift light the sical.

and the through But do not always can spirit. is ever member re- lost. Yet the in wonderful the development Father has an soul. persever- You as.susceptible day. some the aware. in the a loving your one.THE ILLUMINED this On quality. much self-will of despair to an light. least The and such blossom may of require penetrate serve the are you to him of will patience and in order to it plane concentration greater think LIFE of varied so shadows human that of darkness ment developphases many will need penetrated by the light before be to the fect per- awakening. Though of your you effort this : no may in see individual good 122 seed effect cases. him. when love-flower in his heart. . every which devices many through ever of provision for our ate oper- infinite variety not the of channels. conditions are ance.

Living every moment highest aspiration best your harmony up and according knowledge. somewhere Forever. you will you know all. awakenand this in which you all how.THE Some ILLUMINED time. the by how. realize that it is . attract. in establish you and being own your right relationship toward to the living all beings. the the to whom from your felt. his that wonderful will will 123 your itual spir- ing. you will you to be as In a find God. You know now determines quality brother.and thus perfection of those be and thought your Great the in light ray spiritwill to LIFE ing lovtribute con- souls service have to your been given. light shining time serving toward than more experiences stir consciousness and thought- your above ministry ness near- enable you to in darkness.

THE not dwelleth mind and will unlock judgment. truths many LIFE work. attain tion. Through this. but the Father who you In ILLUMINED for degraded. the see all love the mystery of Whole. complete in each department of his nature. individual of your this view that You who in you. The revealed impossibilityof of the one be when viewpoint of the soul. capable of seeing. will charity. who. but. feeling and of wisdom Do you see acting and how one sessed pos- power. temperament. no all your acter char- true the to perfect balance prehensi aptrue have all patience how matter ever conveys may you and apparently tends three to judging only from appearances . perfec- between planes of being makes the these vidual indi- harmonious. vast 124 as the difference . the understanding.

of this plane disposition. love characteristics. mean scientific of the on duties. nant domi- . classifying and would negative create or deductive gained through The facts arranging in side the of will.quality and in "I" whose to or the LIFE ILLUMINED THE character is those between polarized the to lowest highest plane? tensity in- Intensity of interest determines of attention of be is pleasures and physical practical active an all that pertains to the world. This To which the on mental intellectual plane pursuits.aggressive argument. activity.social Polarization would consequent polarization.interests. love with knowledge specific predilection for analyzing. mean with sense-life. external and polarized plane would in distributio results energy. 125 knowledge reasoning.

negative side great in affairs. susceptibilityto psychical and terest in- duce pro- sensitiveness. 126 acter char- . deep sympathy.creative giftsand the sensibilitythat both quickly feels and is also capable of expressing spiritual at once truths. clear intuition.THE ILLUMINED LIFE positive side The indicate would clear.violent impulses On of experiences.pure devotional fervor. cate indi- it would positive side high aspirationsand inspirations. logical perception. with of details for management Polarization would on mean in On psychical plane this would of emotion. You can is use on and these see poised only when perfect control three that the is full there of every faculty planes of being. the and great mental. preponderance a emotional the sudden the capacity physical conditions. enthusiasm.

mind.ILLUMINED THE The LIFE necessity of of is because re-emphasized." "new who upon When physical planes. coming highest and mental in his in every uncovered. and emphasized this is that reason the God-like cultivating the love. life. in the 127 true the spirit. nature feeling in it psychical. of By true. is trace in love. until is "born again" and man a realm spirit the man. in the soul. in the hood. Brother- . the comes be- creature. is meant the spirit. sympathy.hence direct is descent that you of which may what. charity. This is the love is inherent which this is the sheds its radiance whole the is illumined emotional true it does as of the Being. from He light of which by love's light is find will thought true inspired by and pression ex- true action.

counteract of to the should without. seek temperamentally polarization that the be find wherein to physical plane.it is essential and within the to If to this lack you that the and key. tendency by it. through hidden from practiced. the on interest your view heavenly.ILLUMINED THE This is the which LIFE grand consummation humanity wards to- is everywhere hastening. balance. known. that 128 of the outer is the . the from your This change will large en- conception of life and things which experience ing withdraw- somewhat concerning your inclined are you purely physical. Since the destinyof the express heavenly earthly. understood With through step of the process every is soul every on lie back every Understanding of human plane.

by constantly realizing that however strong other ways of other ways of those which In other others' are and gaining knowledge attaining the end strongly appeal so words. modify and of dominance love inclined are you the mental polarize on your open trembling portrait of the Deity The If within be not look great Nature's Into it will aggressive assertion. there insistent or for reason your sympathy and forbearance. you. because some attention than such emotions to 129 one self. If find you polarized inclined has to received or to yourself temperamentally on the feel hurt more yield psychical plane. for earnestly practice both association to than charity cultivate opinions and in every nation expla- direction. youras .ILLUMINED THE LIFE clothing of the inner long before may you To see to it temperamentally eye lie plane.

It in is temperamental that must be light has been 130 nity. here the that overcome. realize of motives. anger. which no things. but that in If your it is not originates. jealousy. perfect yourself. opportu- sions misapprehen- the inharmony antagonism great that intentional. open yourself to the reception of the warming. If so. first uncov- . and things. but not family your unpleasantness. this atmosphere how to in the living teach will adjustyourself to the within adjustment constant love and love that of people your with exactly you ments environ- whom you associated. are It may be relations and there in even First misunderstandings are lies your all. et cetera.THE ILLUMINED LIFE fear. endureth all beareth This all hopeth things. spiritual quality which all thinketh evil.

the you will that answer oil as voice your your convey turneth away wrath. undue you to can will 131 do in a say or be accepted.THE ILLUMINED ered. continuallyseek live to the on highest plane. consciously receiving and consciously using the divine potency. its demnation con- influence. is the recognition that every destiny. but not by about LIFE all you. tone from even will presence troubled very influence of upon speak.yes. working out its own be left free individuality without or Whatever spiritthat develop coercion. ing lovthat . If you hold to you it its so be only may you radiance. it remains illumined those for that steadily.essential in relationships." One thing is most. and that soul is and must all in family relationships. the silent the "soft be When waters.

Having guide. They or father. at no scorn. of times fail hundreds may keep do done thoughts all your In LIFE ILLUMINED THE they they belong sense they to are and daughters. or say help or the best your to results. leave do. words and let light shine. larger the even dearest. remember and not but victory. husband not sons your are brothers your They road If to souls are the they same see and sisters. attitude your nearest Helper your to you God. You trying.even no your grets. re- sel. coun- rejected be proffered help your with Have nothing. believing and on God that bring In is belong In trusting and toward will the to you. the Murmur though grief. traveling on the same goal. mother. differentlyfrom 132 you it is . yoiur wife.

speak of time I. practice of charity is brotherhood. but / have as see not alone. V. Let your best. because see you them. they have seems LIFE ILLUMINED THE of trol intelligent con- direction individual of forces. of order round and understand must That order to I understand must understand 133 others. The and quality classification thought. too. same viewpoint. myself . I of phases in real IV. in this chapter: learned reward the and in that will new The be or light will their they. That II. love and in the not are development.simply because stage of They they cannot know into be silent the as ness fullforth shine those as them rected resur- light. in being my to out That III. better my the and those the ferent dif- ality person- phases character.

VII. That helping highest. That ILLUMINED all souls LIFE are on the way to perfection. am by all living my others 134 to highest live I their .THE VI.

SELFISHNESS. EVERY any OF INTERPRETER THE ACTION. THAT TODAY. speak of His do whether myself. he it " be John 13S of 7. doctrine. MOTIVE THE BE MAY If NOT LOVE. will.CAREFULLY WATCH WILL I will man the EVERY OF EXPERIENCE. shall God. 17 \ or know whether of .

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body makes it 137 sion expres- should Every function. the direct matter the the and universe. the clearly developing self possible organ if in for a all . is instrument an mind of good having this in special for the the order. fold threetions instruc- and psychical being. the instrument in and your and life the of harmony concerning mental soul for means given physical the cerning con- best faculties here are more understood maintaining nature. proper used individual.VII Chapter RULES It soul PRINCIPLES LIFE OF is than better be to be to PRACTICE THE FOR of master of master the make O certain physical. The by As be an kept its healthy state.

and be the You taken be in the mind. faithful- unrelenting systematic arrangement much depends.nuts. and environment. food. for programme find of life. vegetables) as are and conditions wholesome Clean. not only because easier. that you portant im- It is therefore establish habits. body. carrying of the things out greatest regular at ness. (such Meals necessary. should day.work LIFE ILLUMINED THE the in done be to perfect most manner.it is advantage to do times Upon of time The and with air.but because it 138 will the it be is right will be of the . every this mode all Fresh in that monious har- and exercise of plenty will regularly happy most of state bathing nutritious simple should eaten to as fruits. as well as the mind. your subject to habits. salads.

tensing the Tense head. circulation Stand room. stretch right and the muscles tense the holding arm. breaths. erect. to of the fingers the right and stiff possible. the exercise ing by stretch- front." exhalation. neck. 139 and arm. that see of fully seven inhalation mentally repeat the word : "life" .THE ILLUMINED LIFE character in your greatest importance building. cles mus- stretch then the right . then. as times. repeat the as arm in before. the word: Then inhaling slowly. After have but energizes yet whole special physical a air With each you in your take Then. Here is takes which and few of time moments and in the free a bath your clothed invigorates the and before morning. deep a exercise body. left and out left limbs. stretching as Do far this three Then. with each "health.

. finally tense organ the LIFE or your appearance entirely prejudice. this understanding of the Having necessity of giving due attention and to the body. each all whole about being The these leaving each happy insure to The toward the sound.THE After ILLUMINED withdrawing period of intensity. healthy body. the temperature. the kind of clothes. keynote. a all toward material the body conditions. the then tensing and half methodical such and body between period and and energy perfectly relaxed. you are now care proper velopme ready to proceed consciously in the deof your mental 140 powers. free from is be should irritation Harmony thought and the and daily living will attitude mental as practiced of which in mind of are habits relaxing minute. a state exercises tend relax. Your should radiate harmony. weather.

lack- are are unpunc- tual. concentration. practice five stated one work indeed definite cultivate to and before.take with you be may and careful. corrected.find the the opposite. See that in what accurate that you in what If you lack continuity in Concentration In make upon order it a to rule time at a to think On practice of explained attention at upon and this point tion concentrasary. neces- abilityto idea or focus word. careless and remedy. that . and very as this find the order in say. by persistentpracticeof a of superficial. it until will you think. 141 is. exact are you minutes intervals. that subject during five minutes. is the a curate ac- mental your matter helpful. careful you activities. exact.THE To ILLUMINED LIFE this end examine your See wherein you thought. If you find that you habits ing.

See as of on. time and Then or time. that a . a the at even the subject. strength accomplishment of any in end results. an not your you own when appointment allow things exactly tell you you at yourself 142 a to keep your standard of agree to certain think time.THE At ILLUMINED first you will the attention into four week will Then so and By to by look will you to whether they are thought justice. attention increased an of will standing underin the purpose. habit your not of accuracy speech. of sorts mind five minutes But a all your without times one it is say diffusion.but any keep to at only the abilityto give fixed to and interruption bring great increase and impossible day. find may thoughts coming you LIFE and true whether to example. For keep do utes min- ten discover.

no Compel yourself to mind to your fulfillment the be may of times. no pelling com- relentless minute. a tion founda- mental fibre. see of be to the should you just by course.the tone. yourself see when keep your in There promises. appointed it is promise. til Un- the and lower .THE few ILLUMINED moments more LIFE make will less or difference. of impossible for fulfillment should there will Thus then you for character developing right The needs the natural be will the moral lower of building right to at get itself. you on the its be expresses is awakened 143 the thoughts originate in self. neverthe- that The take pointme ap- your obstacle at time. spiritual man feelings which You place effort care the to by cultivating and training and man less. self is like a child which development.

fraud- conceal piece or wise our infinitelycunninger not rotten into See recognizing muslin. that not web.which childish." By this character you is made will by the thoughts think. power purposes what LIFE or slipped any honest more flexibl in- testifyin the understand. makes of thinking Adapting than and changed. 144 you . the any shall acterless char- well. therefore. weak be must use you good your by is worth thinking the it may in place "is you a it is the thread that thinking to that all is worth at words be said "A of of using " acter.ILLUMINED THE Habits have of been thought. char- ACTER CHAR- day"" magnificent more cloth mechanism that thoughts have you fear nor that straightersteel shaft will and ulent. the sleezy. Emerson.

take from . scruple 145 to it dally Perhaps. to those did not scrupled with whom and converse inconsequential too.in of that which he to soul. re- eration considall men. na- life. thoughtless.ILLUMINED THE Not less LIFE than necessary is accuracy sincerity. as the he will will becomes neither him make in every practical the compromisin unlation.you to was over take time not may from precious.true and every straight from comes his sincere of hands sincere. He who build to must thought and depths This word every others given it is which be that. is due to nor yet give self him- will outcome just. earnest just. you have matters. To illustrate: In your tural careless. that is act without always that his motive it to any or made his house see for desires sincerely. honestly receive unjustly.

Do you enters As you see may favor the it just the in act whether of how see into that it the be you give the would thought that to element way. unjustly money fruitless give something seemed as You dreams.THE yourself pleasure you ILLUMINED valuable the asked perhaps gifts of yield to or yourself. Do you Because an why? you may opportunity reliance. to who one for moments sluggish or were LIFE or injustice to supplicant. upon ask you You to for be developing allow help robbing him 146 him out to of him his of self- depend his diffi- . grossest one wisest. demand whether to when or. was the upon to of easiest phase every think may was to who you without would regardless time. of tice jus- of life? matter you time money. demanded or the Or needy.

of your control and 147 one he act who knows. There when the this. is This merely of necessity the well and influence upon also show to considering vast thoughts hint a the upon wisely exerted by and your character own your the you characters of your brothers. given. and impulses.culties. soul be may be you think Only one he master may within every judge according must who knows. failing .you circumstances. might as what To the would than more does be as or money will and boon. time. calmly yourself thought as and to over the effect action. because does.when possibly valuable most LIFE ILLUMINED THE it would him for lesson be the help to himself. you favor ble possi- greatest assist a anything ingly lov- depressed else you do. Of times. always that reason of know. thoughts.

realm spiritual side. which from of the radiance and wisdom. is with which couragem fear. or side soul. The is the the comes Spirit. anxiety. This psychical being and sustained 148 when by not inforced re- spiritual . mental all conditions. of The of emotion. co- your spiritualbeing. illuminated radiance and become gracious qualitiesof spirit. ful bright. as the earth higher. thus. beauti- filled with and move re- you the from obstructions all ing overcom- thinking. All warm This bright is love emotions. of man a practice in habits wrong the "that in his heart continuous By LIFE remember to not ILLUMINED better your mind own your nature. when by love's permeated charged the is that with the spirit.THE thinketh as so is he." It becomes thoughts happy emotions allay vicious. dis- of and operator mind.

with contact The realize that the feelings on terrify.but enslaved not by them. is true being as spiritwhich free. changes of . and that LIFE ILLUMINED THE not ter mas- how may to come. through or discord negative to often conditions. be- only influenced. the developed and inate predom- sightsand strange on may inharmony originate and clairvoyance and be may much strange see senses called his nature. emotional and on takes earth sensitive.is sensitive judgment depress and One thus psychical see. he these plane clairaudience knowledge his come conditions. psychic plane. hear and that he may in through deal with It is here psychic if he be of conditions. secret irritabilityand of mental violent 149 inharmony. The of one great and throwing to know is always The your off unfailing method negative conditions.

polarize makes which one the under strengthen and is necessary to will all that ghosts.am 150 strong. visions.the so-called. it all to to goes the truth for make disconnect strong the originate. after morning every it is purpose : the spirit. and. For such and room stand you "I.realizingthe omthese aloud Life within. free and . that before nipotent deep breaths. dreams. utter several words suggested leaving your night before retiring.mood THE ILLUMINED often lies in influences the these that fact realm psychical and judgment of emotions the the* from the befog LIFE who one the pervert is not yet spirituallyawakened. From this also. disturbing source. of psychic phenomena. of name seeing thus sitive sen- that declarations thought wires from negative influences. and In order mind the free. every drawing erect.

the to training the mind. arise feet my spirit I shine and and with a am the Father" my moment will a my thus and glorify the heavenly light. become a fittinginstrument expression of the of power learned the all glorious Infinite in this chapter: 151 Love. I will glory of By cause.radiant.and I have from light world. soul and by moment. you for the life. I est. body. free am mental negative magnetic. be- " emotion or extinguish my less than me I exalt psychical or all darkness word or can source make all from of the over power thought any any lightof the reverently acknowledge that light has no fluence in- any individualized am conscious am Spirit. high- negative thought from or source. . I and which is light as unto Light. I attraction. day by day. I I LIFE ILLUMINED THE polarized am susceptible to not am I whatever. in my master or lamp unto In path.

V. definite of best secure III. away VII.charity and more practice results. That II. The training is to of have wisdom in others. must attain the . sin- sunshine all disturbances. the feeling must be give the body to and right thinking established by right habits. work value Happy I to necessary patience. 152 true my to body ditions con- being. clear VI. LIFE ILLUMINED THE in order proper care. That child for to throw realize mind. with and accuracy like thoughts That must That in self lower cerity. harmony negative off soul and in order goal. as a definite times exercises are to think the of that needs it and dealing with IV.That I.

and go your shall John fruit ask i$% in 16. BE TIENT. remain.TO OF WORTHY BE TO BE TO JUST. much fruit. that may I have ye and should that whatsoever give 153 it you. BE TO TRUE. . He but me. PA- AND CHEERFUL MY IS BE TO KIND. Ye have not chosen ordained and bring forth should my name. that you. TRUST. chosen ye " you. EVERY EARNEST FOR AIM TODAY.

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thou " kindle Isaiah. of fragrance The expressed. . fruit of the the are sary neces- plant combination life. to the all fire. is the leaf. thee.VIII Chapter Call thee not. beauty. " with and me and great ATION APPROPRI- OF SECRET THE fulfilled. in 155 must of be pression ex- Not whole. destiny form blossom nature things living to the can rose. be sion. upon passeth through be not Thus thee answer Jeremiah. and thee. unto will I mighty thou When thee. ji otherwise the will not the thy of destiny l|il1LTT? shall they rivers I waters walkest burned. the am I All '11 add in The the stem. is expres- the total sum universal their rose and life and completion is. when shalt things which through the the thou show and thou knowest For I through neither shall Lord. life flow over- flame God.

then. Being. from realize of wonderful the chical psy- channel. upon 156 .THE of ILLUMINED LIFE form. To of is but nature. beauty. is transmitted you body. that he with and you may of do.but Life power and in form manifold bilities possi- which expression. healthy may be the the your stand. it- he has scarcely dreamed. has of who man been of only the epitome the Creative given unconscious mental not of only the not expression attributes. color.clean mind nature through Light. This is the his continuous to know In and in order doing clear. the expression in diversity the of unseen unity. substance.of self. finelypoised which moment your a of ceasing desire never lies fulfillment Equipped Take deep underlying secret great the significance possibilities.

it only discipline not right habits learn and to of into enter stillness that thoughts. or Spirit. To retain this continually upon consciousness.your to true Being. to walk high plateaus of the needful you that the mind but of into that you such deep tablelands the is spirituallife. 157 stillness such imagine not think? you receive beyond or soul. functioning plane of is the of the great deep do in which revelation. all a state thoughts cease.THE the as ILLUMINED henceforth that ground LIFE stand you absolutely untrammeled. Spirit. You ascended have of body mere consciousness the the from of sciousness con- mind. Can you wherein you This know is the state conscious but It is mind.the the It se- . one You the earth from ascended have to the heaven.

where a been in put more by this earnest so be not be yet your answer. the reception there You had will of like have time desire time to Here of be is in pursuit found an in outline procedure at the the live you rich go the give ures treas- Spirit. In your taught of of by which the power scious con- become to spirituallife. a your form a as supply.that gladly will your the lack. infinityof Life. you may your instantlyreceive questioning will of but thought.THE ILLUMINED cret place where and know the Unlike face you the Eternal. ask and Here. this dreamless your fills your consciousness. to mental use developing disciplineyou words with your powers 158 the and were design also . the unconscious in comes LIFE teaching that sleep. methods of certain to fore be- you may tivate cul- into this stillness will. yet stirs not mind.

which your will be rest that when ting sit- Let east.ILLUMINED THE LIFE the ability to "maintain is good practice and is necessary on passivity.so twilight. but feet your floor. pictures. ac- if room. chamber to room yourself has but person It may a prepare purpose no other practice to are a no tion por- for this apart special purpose. softened there Have be an a the to a dance abun- table. however. Select an hour " 159 .This the mental plane. state of For that which be is available of your a small set cess. be it may . or. spiritualbooks. Place of such height squarely will you light in that face this of the place be fresh Let air. in order habits. a two ing inspir- else in the preferably in the one or nothing room. right mental Now. you cultivate to the a thoughtlessness. mellow few the on should chair.

seek can you quiet place. into the still place where Remember only in the them. without practice the in you missing one least one the which moment. varying at as in time without for hour an when definite remain waters. spiritualcon- long-drawn few a Sit electrifying breaths.THE ILLUMINED early morning when " this in After desire Take for sciousness. few a LIFE thought-less. diver storm no attention no mental no without come may . to You effort. still. day. thoughts Many seeking. or yearning your clusion se- reverential earnest audible words. and chair. now are down. sea. select time definite can better going down. in erect the wait. stir the can but room. voice inaudible. Make Pay like the down.indefinitely). 160 enter not room. placid. a you to a Then. pursue this four weeks (or. motionless.

stillas seem before out and mighty of to least. law. may Revelations of the more whatever Do to allow " lead you that Relax of in these It soundless and the unfolded " to silences. all-knowing soul decree incidental. pro- being thoughtless. the thinking. most aside phecy. it times you find will you Many though LIFE ILLUMINED THE truths. the giftsof mighty and all this prophets and to came the all- One. as 161 this the child .undreamed-of at you the passive spectator a scenes scenes you. The be let it be comes not of power may consciousness your yours. to ness.In due time are wonderful will spread symbolic hitherto. truth. in not stillness. Such visions of seers as be old.yet ion alluring vis- from your pose pur- practice of your will the teach learns you of voiceless.

and at any you on that faculty time you choose. life. Whatever will be If for moment one have will the which has shell.then by experience. passed come knowledge. gaining spiritual what as inspiration. By faithfullyobserving as weeks and 162 tions these instruc- months pass. you .THE learns and ILLUMINED LIFE environment. this wonderful you the in your operative and in learn you ye will." time goes use every to plane. Never This will find own of the out be you as fore.both you higher stage the stillness exteriorly. beginning are its to enced experi- definitelyinto will of for you how You on again of have Being. first by perception absorption. be- one. forth is the secret know you of as unknowing It remains teriorl in- all-knowing state. of practice until to "ask bird the as from healing.

ever-present give forth the to requires an the seen. You reach make possible With Source Divine limit no in express The what of not appropriation and of lies in the forth from you may to individuality? your secret what " to another and possibilityof appropriating your the another plane. and are. If it is faith which more abandonment yet to Father.wisdom. com- small fi- . have. always of practical and you 163 have in more monplace. Coming to the suppose power.continue will LIFE ILLUMINED THE unfold to of powers new being. more what express you a joyous expectancy moment of need. you free pansion ex- giving what you have. un- express that which utmost or you have. every upon expression only one the use. If it is again with the life. our One.

Father. and that fear and overtake an LIFE ILLUMINED THE of all in for His things. mind's any for I eye every lack. to of do I will I will do. of What do you do? and cry Sit down fate to in starve This of reveal "I have best faith God who With my find tomorrow's to is the need. which with purchase to enough not day's supply a food. . be left pitifullack your believe. that of your out bemoan dire that you.nancial perhaps means.that to mind with tomorrow will be will you words Say. giver hands abundance live With here. mind. in trust will streets? the would your poverty will you house. and abundance look all money see if I do whatever in my food. such my thrown be God. instead. I I with Kingdom of refuse is my an see supply I 164 to things. before and comes. these: as body.

and of knoweth I that can you refuse appearances. This Thee. pov- . that. that is I have On what On the ground If you If as see lack." no "On to that I live in as first thought you know of LIFE ILLUMINED THE as unto spirit. Father. said: reply: spirit you ing spiritual truth.you all you. may can ground the power dance abun- Thy lack. mine. no judge according time you become "For Jesus scious con- of your have But seek and his meant when He ye need of all these first the kingdom righteousness." will see abundance. speak thus?" perfect supply. If you see as flesh. look- God.you 165 will see erty. is what God these to in of things.I thank Thee.and things shall be added see Father Heavenly your that ye you to appropriation.

revelations spiritual realm.of to : grandeur use of spirit.you the spirit.THE If have in you live the fruits the spirit.ye shall receive"? Realizing the into which of the realm of mind all leads faithfulness right mental continued forming and vastness you the . do 166 you not . of will will flesh.you have fruits of the flesh. Why all these waiting upon the training and For the alone were the mind? that you make of your the Infinite. sure more may faith. proving through of discipline the power what you desire. "that whatsoever abiding. the ality re- ness still- your practicingwith power of seeing images. your ye ask believing. and stable.these weeks physical condition and what Of faithfully of subjugating in your supremacy if not weeks this purpose express of LIFE live in the If you the ILLUMINED the the Spirit.

daily is places and waste of human fruitful condition your It is in the the to finite.that in the No incident routine of Infinite in the natural by life this lands. friends. gardens.that 167 you . tude attiouter. that the Divine or be to understanding.THE ILLUMINED substantial see the of call into plane It is bring to the by manifests waiting gifts on for every manifestation. Begin to toward See they Be change your mental all conditions in the things should it not as they are. or left unillumined be High? is these in the faith Most great Unmanifest your the for reasons Almightiness The LIFE as the well rich erts desas in meadow perfection must expressed. experience. but as be. detail every application of faith of life.opportunities.

Know Now being face to of Put you ing know- as divine anything. 168 every is now conscious spirit. stand wisdom.ILLUMINED THE LIFE them desire. your not brother heavy. that right of true strength to strength not. hold image-making and secretlywith increasing fervor.lift remain acme resist un- . about and thus can you Divine the Divine from For that assurance the wayside weakness. only time. is be full of courage. deliberatelysee by your steadily faculty. spirit with blessings. the acme heart your live as time. who you fainting by by overcome give Law. of your of Be all thoughts the Let you to (or sister).with The still and to all away that are up light. momentary a couraged dis- are thought-message in your mind-ministry: "Dear head. yet with calm with operate make the manifest those or and the fullness of your ply sup- this Source.

be opposing all saith Spirit. Courage. will you conquer 'Not forces. Shines!" I have I.THE ILLUMINED In moved. spiritualres- exercise. 169 of regular riods pe- . riches of soul and spiritualtreasury. pro- of supplies.your will you power. to thought ilated it is assim- as be and With the your base as tection. until indeed learned The II. one going conquer! The in this chapter*. very conquering Light Let defense. every brother food as by might. High. LIFE a How from The of the difference between passive state to the draw an tive ac- of mind. the Most Omnipotent your by nor powered em- victory. this way to but by My may you be win I and drink into your God Lord forth and mind IV. this being. advantage of mental urrection. meaning The III.' courage.

170 ination. VI. VII. The secret of abundance.THE V. imagand . The The ILLUMINED LIFE special office advantage of of the memory imagination combined.

of heaven there Malachi^. it. " IN LOVE.I BE JOYFUL WHAT TODAY WILL FOR AS WORK Me Prove I will and pour not be not you I WILL PAID ALREADY AND saith open out roomenoughto the you a the receive 171 PLENTY. Lord windows that blessing. . now if ONE HEALTH HAPPINESS. GRATEFUL BRINGS. THAT COIN THE AND of hosts. shall 10. SUPPLIES herewith.

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the the will poise. fect per- on perfect power spirit. earth visible a imagination. the in its in invisible an imagination The in acts and his is one acting man.IX Chapter SPIRITUAL Man The has visible planted And the forms sun of soil of the the body. invisible is Wherever his. latter similar a the his one in sun as the and soul the a sphere own workshop. and To is of peace the maintain possible from things. balance. of MINISTRY of sense. grow into soul in N existence. continuous is the Thus) mental harmony. in temperance of outcome would receiving 173 is detached mind your of equilibrium be from this perfect possible the all Divine a . " health. plane abiding state when things Moderation. the only the on psychical the up. of sun vegetation soul the shines. the calls plane perfect insure germs springs manner physical plane the Paracelsus.

spirituallife. but remaining sea. never leaping. it a is the basis is the thought.THE side and from the Like the ILLUMINED continuous a human from So The perfect world leave of by those. state attained. Floods LIFE witchery. This If is the ideal live you moment at Love It as calmly. his soul's ocean of streams pours leaving not unswelled To one sense him overflows. It is only as thoughts your and into and a In your actuated are actions from inefficiencies of of the constant the by of in all vine Di- this will nature your freed and likeness power and that potency transmuted you tions limita- the the be human glorious freedom Divine. of the of atmosphere It is the be will one the spiritual re-creating. and not by the rivers. time. without Taking their tribute. all lands. but is the They side. which Its boundary-line Fed forth giving day by day receiving ocean. commotion they find.re-generating power. carefully. ministry with 174 your .

them courage the words that they study and 175 live.to provide for your every need. you others. regeneration began own teach will right thinking. your As your faith grows ing. path ministry the learn will self.will begin with with right thinking.you lower LIFE ILLUMINED THE this fore be- them. you will be and able to to those speak as who are having authority. one willing of this sublime lesson As your to learn the faith.for brother. of may You . Divine the give to power sufficiencyof the proved have If you you health strength. to bear every burden.that theirs. into understand- your conviction of others walk to which of faith able of trod have you teach to step every over comes be- law the be will You fixed. joy and repeat " repeat.also. You will give hope.

and. conscious- the audible by lengthy instruction.you view petty as them help large.or by word the lent. it will send to be may a message brother. You will teach their of them continually suggest which You and the the higher possibilities unfolding do this may and perfect conditions more await tion perfec- spiritual being own and the of ness. si- loving thought. wheresoever be. will possible. Inasmuch forth be to from one possible he may If for friend your thought as mind you or to sent another. discouragebe one of . effect the upon their mental the LIFE upon soon to view as tute substifor have they of the held.THE will point their words ILLUMINED out them to the and body conditions. unbiased narrow. he be your in distress message 176 or will ment. hitherto.

LIFE ILLUMINED THE of reassurance. about four and morning night at o'clock. order In reach definite time a and message when hour this for fix that to his mind thought- time is at some likely be to passive. for and this times Many be of it is his skeptical mind refute might your emphasized: brotherly 177 whom motive forts. un- must . that state therefore must to one reason unbelieving and thought-message any knowledge without sent part sent. it will be best his have to that either retired the late is asleep. ef- selfish. Your will faith own be conveyed to him. most This when be will he has early in or surely more may you consciousness.of hope. invigorating courage. should the on be oppose One the the of point pure.

In addition and in the the to which courage. should at Woe be transgress of righteousnessin this respect. As give forth you selfish or unto consideration no reap.THE animate LIFE and ministry your permeate message. diseasebeing. Spirit the is the is perfect. instructions help the On real less of to basis one that fort com- be given are nite defi- give the how to who is sick. your Under time. which and deathless. here manner necessary of message may has image. ye Let harmful if you you.the . a ILLUMINED must and to dare no person any thought.you can say audibly any the person. these or may described. the law shall ye so sow. matter no be how the spirit diseased : created The to your spiritis 178 spiritin not his sick. body "God own to as words mentally.loving motive your be unimpeachable. gracious.

his now!" tion perfec- being. whole. oh! brother. I LIFE ILLUMINED body your and harmony as as forth ness. as health. as you are God no ' to say shine. happi- wholeness. in Think now. wordlessly realize spirit. it shine in heart. Now. the spirit cannot fear. "This thought. "God's "As manifest health. That in your light. which is from the spirit. your it heal healing "God's peace "God's love it let warm body by your power. and you about you.Arise. your Let its beneficent Let mind. your holiness shall show mind in the spirit. see now. the health. Speaking thus in the 179 early morning . Then of life is your you Be whole are health light.' The ness holi- is your protection. for you of spirit has suffer. is within is within you.THE now portion.is like the light.

often wonderful. good on speedily may to LIFE ILLUMINED THE faith has creative power. is within remain Peace the as Peace.in the and they stillness of the words if your make fall The of the of patient. heart. disease. or in sweet. chanting "Peace. is conveyed your would help. for word ground. to heal sitting. you and of help. You will find in an 180 incredibly short . of and bless.continue audible in- singing. peace. perfect health. breath peace." As Peace you fever peace. when So. accord- or responsiveness conditions night hours. your faith. is marked effect little child in the even thy only not be of in the The thee. to of softlycroon peace. to is in need throes but message. Angel those tones: Peace morning. If a the sit beside it and low. ing slowly.

mother But given experience. times Many will one restful with effective LIFE when resented. or word audible an of majestic music. An instance taken from in the was The only to throes doctor announce which is of late. sufficed. con- summoned was "too " were The struck." horror a vulsion. tendants at- The fainted. 181 A very few utes min- . singing is also very adults."even to of the tumult. the be will song sweet ministry the fragrance as sound the flowers.THE the little that time ILLUMINED charmed into method of would of be silent of mental be asleep or This stillness. child A be may one waiting redoubled had who the for doctor earnestness of the "peace midst of the been among continued those with sing mentally in the spirit.

and the LIFE convulsive little ceased one his eyes opened with intelligencebeaming Yes. no quality.THE ILLUMINED Suddenly The still. 182 worketh consider in us." the . It harmony is the and words. empty of works faith. no be them. "what receive is able above to we do all that to Mark the promised we power that! will that from we Him shall that exceeding abundantly ing ask or think. limbs life or power. or without forms the sweet ennobling warm. or placed faith to do upon this what you will? It is Nay. no the wondrously so grew moaning from faith Had change. which beneficent would fine the mental ensphering love. audible. underlying no words. either your light of atmosphere rare you influence. accordthat Then power. Is there of power limit any love.

that both light and warmth you have may in going out- your radiance. that in which cross is the love toward the reflection receive into glorious privilege to a window your LIFE the line Hermetic way intelligence be your joined to your love.THE Is it ILLUMINED not shine shall "Desire a of forth and again thought intellect saying.will the Lost "which Word will trust well that glad. or 183 and DO human. therhood" Broall among in individual as find to tions. the "let as made be must line upright base the old direct? you the and nature. Overflow of be you forth in showers facilitate Universal and as forth sent of bring with sweet animal thoughts ministry. able Ancient establish Wisdom." Only love of in the faith that will that be may blessings. na- lives. creature." is open Jerusalem and to of the Light. words for any whatever .the is supreme.

burdens great and power age. of unuttered near may application have its explanation your similar them. Yet. griefs and their have is the LIFE give comfort. commissioned brother of is the use. receive and the in uttered or to or already suggested laid before those these expedient. which means when the such that the speak with bear.THE about Round Men You been and bless your One of your This outer are to help by loving him. health to can you ILLUMINED you limitations cannot you whom one you may ways al- of the see or would help. us. words if to those be thought of the The been The which help one law presence you. or the thought distant 184 process by may lies in this: . cour- or everywhere. distinctive gifts thought.

and. atmosthrough the etheric moving creates intelligence from the another. your or words. phere. In the same the health way that message bodily conditions. As transference. and Such there there is permeates lated trans- tion communica- telepathy.LIFE ILLUMINED THE Thought is a dynamic force. there When mood temperament. which perfect affinityof is thought or is air an universal an and mosphere at- ether all embraces things. thought may into is received be called mentality. mind one to vibrations transmits air as transmit which waves of sound. Your thoughts into the etheric lodgment in forth going are realm whatsoever and tinually con- ing find- mind is responsive.you 185 you and may may change vey con- the also lift the .

for the possible always from But the much so plane absorbs nor thus thoughts. of It are constantly engaged quality rather this you mind the those help attention. where speedily help with not may activity.THE burden ILLUMINED despair of whom those so the to physical plane that is it intellectual is on* the the physical and interest. is because night suggested as Whether energy or best some of intense during the day the early morning for your you conscientiouslysend to pre-occupation affairs. 186 is or rected di- whether . gain to tion atten- in brotherly your those all it words. your readily reach reason fear. because material the this of intellectual that on spiritual plane. providing or would you responsive On LIFE silent ministry.or. deliberately and forth thoughts specificend. the than interest diance ra- will responsive to power.

all the of man inharmony it abides spiritwhich the responds cor- in their scientists.send you benefit universal the for mankind.is unmoved amid that the sweep swirling. in the is absolute forever being In of the calm supreme to form. To become conscious 187 center . this which in its perfection. in whatsoever of in the is the realm system of man. tems syster cen- gravity. the personal and on This is which impervious what to mathematical and So.restless through mind of this rents cur- and body. analysis of the their solar call the movements. they will seek their and soil own forth them of LIFE ILLUMINED THE bring forth their own fruits. The highest power to the of attenuation is that which is most senses. hence that any intangible is the which be above highest healing potency must the spiritualplane.

if you mind of by the lead can Bethesda. the or of the / have and in own whether less voice- your of speaking become heals the mitter trans- of this blesses. is who one throbbing eloquent words. or pool LIFE chapter: spiritual thought is the creating. The secret of early morning 188 istry.ILLUMINED THE is find to and harmony. power which suffering in body. I overcome. power of to sure as to as I lower re-aci self mind ishly selfmy upon injure others. in this learned That of audible you his to center.suffer or sick. re- re-generating power. or health. V. I be as the is well must reap IV. III. That help can That used self I as my help others. min- . to That sow. silent love. is sick highest attenuation which I. spiritcannot fear. That II.

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are golden The That Day Of bright or great one Life of goes shadows of pain ill of moods tempted And Pale.X Chapter BROTHERHOOD UNIVERSAL In several Its picture Read The witness The wondrous Parts bearer the Whole. vast one day prelude continued " Life. Great Of the and Death. doth World with story. that Forever life. 193 truth ceaseless . man moments victories over letters mark that storied on a and light. Or good. beauteous small or mighty resurrection! each true. is death another Life broken seemeth To that divisions perfect What of truth but are symbol becomes is. days his his his shining Self. As in the universe So in the life and nights His of Or pleasure. this parts.

born environment. the so being. the which spiritor in all lies all LIFE can of be physical all material objective life 194 ascribed tion evolu- objects and reveal the .ILLUMINED THE HE individualized human Since the the little not in in the from lesson power wonderful the Infinite the of phases of to ment attain- through material given moment that to the As its it may and body in soul learn that will teach adaptation is is the and law its its evolution adaptation. of secret into things pertaining So is necessary is unfolded. in is beginning a self-consciousness. sible. is the has ego perfected soul. pos- ied var- operations. and so last. but consciousness world. to essential knowledge experiences. processes child. that only Mind stupendous plan by which all order by which its manifold the first given experiences the first.

thousands. your all. revealed thus is finite In- it is the thing natural every Idea the of finite.death of these " experience through which must not of purpose development. at yours life. but God's. Yet soul for infinite have as the the giving it is given nity opportuexperience in variety as and forms the conditions physical life. hundreds. call your is power. life. to of the pass either but once. of times. In no other way could 195 there be preme su- given . not mind. Birth. millions on earth or phases are soul every elsewhere.and complexity which LIFE ILLUMINED THE perfection they progressively In which itself through the What you your express. Why? Because in no other way could ligent intel- understanding concerning the truth of Being be acquired. yes.

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its divine

In

of

lesson

which

by

repeated

soul, through
learns

LIFE

in what

to

ent
presbe

may

plan of progressive

unfoldment.
In

the

of

the

forth

and

prodigal, who,
by his
portion freely bestowed
story

taking a
Father, went

find the

living,we
rich

seeks
ends
of

to

what

inheritance
use

prototype

which, endowed

story of the soul
the

ous
spent it in riot-

for

of

be

with

spiritual gifts,

enjoyment

should

of the

used

and

for

the

selfish

glory

God.
But

in order

to

receive

obedience, the willing and
196

the conscious
consecrated

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

service, the unselfish
a

awakened

purified and
All-Wise

the

should

which

love

soul

that

decreed

for

equal opportunity

give,

can

soul

every

have

and

equally endowed

be

only

perfecting

its

powers.

To

this

Nature,
Light

end,

a

as

of

ray

living creature,
and

sentient

This
cell

in the

even

by the scientist)which

true

in each

infinite

Thus

With

and

all

to

more

measure

pressed
ex-

of

cell,successfully

complex

bodies, in

development

the material

each

aeons

and

nature

some

terial
ma-

Intelligence.

life in the

first stages of

exhausting

its

to

form,

Life

was

transmitted
the

of

recognized beginning

time, been

the

non-

protoplasmic

expression, has,through
of

every

the so-called

even

called

is the first

into

put

was

only

inanimate.

leaven,

(so

original and

the

leaven,

a

divine

the

of

measure

a

forms.

succeeding
197

quickly

embodiment

THE

and

progressively used
there

was

result

life

LIFE

infinitesimal

the

in

ILLUMINED

of

in

each

a

succeeding
it were,

solution, as

experiences of

aggregate

germ,

intelligence as

experience,

holding

Life

the

by

widening

a

forms

myriad

all

the

previous

embodiments.

Through

brate,
cellular, articulate,verte-

and

forms

ascending

all

of

existence, this divine
in

sublime

from

one

until

it had

gathered
it

which
the

of

self-life,

tellige
in-

an

complex

a

appropriate

expression.

was

is the

its

as

passed

complex

so

required

physical organism
instrument

of

another

to

that

Thus

Entity,

unconsciousness,

dream

lutionary
evo-

gradually

evolved

that

of

countless

ages,

product

wonderful,

unsurpassable

human

body.
Not

passed

until
in

primitive

millions
the

forms

of lives had

evolution

of

the

expressing the
198

been
most

charac-

THE

ILLUMINED

made

was

man

could

humanity

teristics of
that

LIFE

in

the

it be

said

image

and

For

his Creator.

the

likeness

the

thinker, appeared unnumbered
the
after
the
beast, or

called

when
the

upon

his

entitled

to

cles
cysavage,

the

living

any

and

ture,
crea-

ness
conscious-

brother, and

respect, your

your

face

who,

one

upon

your

charity

your

into

present

expression, is

or

thus

of

looking

what

matter

look

you

form

are

you
no

man,

prehistoric man.

Today,
or

of

pathy,
sym-

erate
consid-

your

recognition.
Who

knows

playful

child?

At
no

present, he
the

of

sign

which
so,

the

he

may

though

every

that

destined

yonder

He

babe.

a

dormant

gives
by

powers

day stir the world,

it may

sleep in
are

is

some

lives

of

future

not

in

the
divine

being
to

be

be

199

for

still

numbered
un-

future, there
possibilities

expressed

some-

THE time. yet of these. The moral psychical each fair and of the unfolded the the in still lies before before the Jesus of was the race. cold has nature people. Do developed. and many a of circumstances perfect development of the to man. of measure perfect The according perfect stature the form through adaptation necessary of acquired its the successive the to marvelous skill as quirement re- has and most instrument an use. the of statement mere theory? you all the there whom Is all this but faced have powers Brother. and own nature hitherto 200 to answer that have and in incompre- . gracious pattern man. human of ages LIFE not see in it the perplexing questions you in your unequal. ILLUMINED somewhere. the itual spir- the der El- perfected ideal.

that you the exhibitions its the infinite also have in fellow-man your human of of meaning must patience toward his infinite an lower your that. its weakness. the mystery. Out So. (SO called) of earthly existence. as realize not you follies and frailties? As in even needed repeated kind same repetition in the meaning order of darkness Out of failure yes. success. learn through this of to have you experiences order all souls must so in earth this comes comes light. evil. all its short- self for blindness. a all lives have finallyknow experience.there is to 201 come into expres- . out the of of to the lesson.THE LIFE ILLUMINED world in the conditions hensible about you? Do obliged toward to cultivate its are you patience comings. the darkness. inabilityto grasp highest.

THE

sion

the

ILLUMINED

and

It is
born

and

pure

perfect light,the

diant
ra-

imperishable spirit.

only through suffering, that

in

the

human

off-spring of

or

Will

called

makes

that

this

is

divine

sympathy.

charity, or

brotherly love,

not

in your

heart,

love

This, alone,

you

LIFE

inspire and

giveness
for-

ity.
possibil-

a

strengthen

counselings with

those

who

suffer?
Teach

them

the

when

they

Teach
all

have

them

that

is that these

by which
faith

surer

with

Thus
the wisdom

in

they
of

God

be theirs

interpretation

trials,of

the

are

means

all

of

a

truer

row,
sor-

sition
tran-

passing

are

understanding,
and

yond
be-

its lesson.

the
all

and

larger, truer,

that will

learned

adversity,of

higher plane

above

the

suffering to

consciousness

sweeter

of

look

to

to
to

a
a

ship
fellow-

humanity.
by the love, the
of the

more

202

patience and

advanced

souls,

still in

those

are

development
helped

Science

of

earlier

an

which

in

even

the

the

from

his

ferent
dif-

opment,
devel-

racial

represent

man

physical

exhibited

are

phases of

of

stages

consciousness.

that

us

there

lower

trained, guided and

higher

tells

childhood

the

be

to

the

to

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

teristics
charac-

his

beastly to

higher stage.
Would
in

it be

human

many

phases

of

then,

strange,

intelligence as

the

is

the
the

the

the

cruelty

of

jungle, has

the

tiger,
beast

a

yet outlived

not

vices

of

of

greed

brutality of

merciless

propensities and
of

selfishness?

or

manifesting

cormorant,

or

of

who

in

displayed

greed, cunning, cruelty
He

cruder

the

beings

find

to

those

the

stages

development.

Deeply
mind

of

buried
man

are

in

the

all

past evolutionary life.
memories

have
203

subconscious

incidents
These
made

of

the

scious
subcon-

tendencies

THE

ILLUMINED

that manifest

good or
development of

the

to

and

LIFE

be

may

active

Through

all

of

in

This

tastes,

is

of

one

of

or

the

power

been

vated
culti-

the

keys

many

as

the

to

the

nomenal
phe-

in

seen

so-

prodigies.
lie

may

also, for
vein

of

no

the

explanation,

born-criminals, for

many
for

precocity
peculiar

in
or

eccentric

what

matter

the soul

of the

spirit,it is alive and

awakes

and

his
sees

the

day

of

acter.
char-

the

light

new

day

perfection!
204

for

darkness,

dawned.

It is the

beciles,
im-

childhood,

when

has

and

seen

gifts of genius, and

Herein

But

be

have

development

any

gifts.

or

previous existences.

brilliant

called

stincts
in-

moral

will

which

knowledge

or

brute

of

stages

past

individual,

powers

physical development
evidences

the

according

blind

as

unusual

as

or

evil

as

You

ask

then

may

trammeled

mistakes

subject

life

in

splendor of

its inherent

it takes

childhood

and

all the

soul

He
will

youth

as

and

mature

the

it will

forth

stand

to

majestic

make

a

of

ture
ma-

knows, judges

individual, so

an

experiences of

to

ments
environ-

by

experiences

being, who

human

lives

of

redity,
he-

human

Divinity?

the

all

ages,

crasies
idiosyn-

the

all

noranc
ig-

reach

Divine, and

as

individualized

and

and

influences, ever

itself

As

the

all

consciousness, wherein

of

know

the

by

through

in every

biased
and

of

soul

the

can

frailties

to

transmitted

stage

how
fashion

such

in

and
and

LIFE

ILLUMINED

THE

the

ages

it takes
tion
of evolu-

individualize

the

consciousness.
who
and

lives with

desire, polarized

plane, is
for while

thought, interest,

he

not

yet

the

sonal
per-

individualized,

is still in the
205

on

personal he

not identify himself He is free from its dreams with to express evil of vidual. relations. indi- real because The truth. But know.the from lives knowing he knows himself light or spiritualbasis. is illumined understanding the relative only personal When he LIFE ILLUMINED THE ness dark- and fering suf- is gone. undivided as from perfect Whole. turning point is reached 206 . He is. therefore. through time know waits for its itself as clothed When disguises you who ing recognize the majestic be- may which of all this only for unveiling Divine with " the fullness it will when and be sciously con- Divinity. to with ignorance the knows last he but personality the his through able only consciousness in perfect Whole the at with the from viewpoint.

bound. truth redemption is ill. never this can even lighteth every the into trary. man world.spiritual birth. "Continue in word!' my 207 said Jesus. con- of God always LIGHT. that by audibly it in face conditions is declaring power all seems. . spirit that makes that truth from present begins. dead. the child a " the free the or not life knowing yes. was illumined It is is is called place what taken has there LIFE ILLUMINED THE adverse of the miracle and sistentl per- of to any know working of the word. the Then that which That which The free past what the never the that To from To he " bonds of the the truth that he but. perfect being. and was is the on LIGHT that cometh know every know and all the secret born. was is free. " is alive. die.

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and unseal It may be ministering first throb Now of all love lightto that joy that will you Can you the the start soul. of the lumine il- yourself. alone. the With back of the sodden the of word. will the your the you in the have you for blind vinity. BROTH- brother let your bring all all is UNIVERSAL Can be awakened secret for not " deaf eyes. your presence life To back radiance act. that be It may ears. all " work for live as a light so 209 " the ERHOOD.see passion-tossedmind.THE ILLUMINED who You LIFE the know help way. will your back countenance. your fellows. Di- of unstop the the of thought. is the soul that spirit. sin-veiled but of your eye to all shine tures? crea- that . humanity.

210 condemnation you may. and life? illumined O glorious Life. live the .it shall your Father glorifyyour and redeem brothers? Can from LIFE ILLUMINED THE all remove you your heart that word and thought. in deed. forth" comest and saving. o'er Thy radiance My heart doth shine. To point the way Of life. Christ! O Light divine. soul's My Thou The white saved Light.