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Sovereignty Of Good
An Eternal Law operates in the Universe: That only in giving can one receive where lasting values are concerned! Like a sacred legacy of its Creator, this Law deeply permeates the whole of Creation. To give unselfishly, to help where help is needed,
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A GLIMPSE INTO THE FUTURE Birds of a Feather Flock Together!
Let us imagine ourselves in the future. Once more the earth circles on a course that has brought it nearer to the invigorating radiations from the Luminous Regions. A different human race has arisen upon it, for which a new and better epoch has begun
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MICHAEL KOHLHAAS Part Seven
Now it came to pass that towards evening when the wine and the enjoyment of a sumptuous dessert had dispelled the whole incident from the minds of the ladies and gentlemen, the high bailiff proposed that they once again lie in wait for a herd of deer
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Leadership In The Service Of Mankind
Leadership has many faces. It runs the gamut from the street corner bully to the most exalted religious leader. From Genghis Khan to Washington, from the Apostle Paul to Hitler, from Lao-tse to Mao-tse Tung. These people were all leaders because they
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The Search for Truth
There is not a single thing that man could really create without taking it from that which has already come into existence through the Will of God! He would be unable to create anew a single grain of sand without finding all the material for it alrea
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Drops Of
Spread your wings and learn to fly.Leave the sadness and suffering far behind you.They cannot follow you, for they are bound to the earth and have no wings.Swing yourself spiritually upwards and leave everything earthly behind you and sufferingand sa
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Count Your Blessings
It is very evident today that we live in many a society ruled by fear. Fear and distrust have grown so much in recent times that nothing seems to be able to keep them in check. The greater the efforts taken to alleviate our fears, the stronger they b
PEARL7 min readPsychology
Thoughts On Caregiving
In the United States 3 or 4 million persons are at work each day helping elderly friends or relatives with daily life activities. They have become known in the country as caregivers. The nature of the task seems to be most suited to women, although a
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Light
And the intellect also conjures up substitutes for what Life in its Love had originally plannedfor us ... which in the end will only be ripped out of the Book of Life. Please remember that the intellect was never expected to be the driver in our life
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MICHAEL KOHLHAAS Part Six
Meanwhile, Nagelschmidt in the forests of the Ore Mountains was so pressed from all sides by the police and troopers in pursuit that, utterly lacking in resources to carry out the kind of role he had taken on, he hit on an idea of actually drawing Ko
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Body In Question
Sally is a 16-year-old girl, which is the same sex as she was assigned at birth; Harry is a 12-year-old boy; Alex, a 13-year-old, is …. well, different! Assigned male at birth, Alex is not certain he is a boy and transitions socially to being a girl
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MICHAEL KOHLHAAS Part Five
The incident, as hardly as the horse dealer could be blamed for it, nevertheless aroused in the country, even among the more moderate and well-intentioned folk, a sentiment that was highly detrimental to the outcome of his lawsuit. The relation of th
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Garden Of Time
Thus in the mighty machinery of the Universe there are many things which contribute to how man ‘fares’, but there is nothing to which man has not himself first given cause. He furnishes the threads out of which in the untiring loom of life the cloak
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Body In Service
The knowledge of the lawfulness anchored in the entire Cosmos helps us to understand why we ourselves are responsible for whatever lies ahead in the course of our lives. But what is the situation with matters that occurred at the very beginning of ou
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Piercing The Veil Of Ignorance
Time stands still. It remains the same, today, yesterday and a thousand years hence! Only the forms change. We plunge into time, to cull from her records for the purpose of enriching our knowledge from what has been collected there! For time has lost
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Intuition
Intuition is the immediate perception that we have of truth. It crops up spontaneously, unbidden, within us without us having to think to obtain it. All of a sudden, we know something, which a second before we were unaware of. With an intuition we ob
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For All We Know!
A plethora of questions inundates us when we feel the longing for truth inside us. We do believe that we know many things or many a thing or something about many things, and yet, if we are honest, we realise that we do not know much at all, practical
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MICHAEL KOHLHAAS Part Four
The following morning Luther dispatched a missive to the elector of Saxony. He started off by bitterly castigating the prince’s close advisers, the knights Hinz and Kunz von Tronka, chamberlain and cupbearer, who, as was common knowledge, had suppres
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High Tide
The snow recedes to higher altitudes; unruly weather conditions usher in spring. Coping with the seasonal changes everywhere serves to keep the inhabitants on the alert and to develop themselves in adaptation to their environment, so as to assure sur
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Duty And Loyalty
Last night, as I watched an episode of the television mini-drama ‘Designated Survivor’, I was struck by the sincere conviction attributed to the Navy Seal characters who gladly missed important family engagements and risked their lives to undertake a
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Rules Of Life
The word ‘law’ has various meanings, from the principles behind mathematical formulae to the concepts of ‘Natural Law’ and categories of jurisprudence. The Law of the Will of the Creator penetrates the entire Creation like nerve strands. Everything f
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Michael Kohlhaas
As night closed in on the third evening, Kohlhaas slipped with his little cohort into the castle. They mowed down the toll collector and the gatekeeper, who were standing at the gate chatting, and entered the castle. They set fire to all the outbuild
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Burning Bright
Arouse your spirit, and begin to think and speak in a far-seeing and comprehensive way! This naturally also demands that you not only work with the intellect, which belongs to coarsest matter, but also make it possible once more for your spirit to gu
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Lost In Tradition
There are quite a number of people who yearn to live a life of meaning and value. We are embodied creatures with needs that defy rational understanding. The modest person, by and large, appreciates what he or she has. However, there is quite a depart
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Age Of Unrest
To assert that we are living in a time of unrest is as self-evident as observing seasonal change unless one has been living underneath a rock for more than a century or one happens to be a visitor from a far away galaxy. Whether in the form of newspa
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MICHAEL KOHLHAAS Part Two
He was already galloping at breakneck speed on his way to Dresden when, at the thought of the groom, and the complaint that was being brought against him at the castle, he slowed down to a walk, and before he had gone another thousand paces, turned h
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Michael Kohlhaas
Around the middle of the sixteenth century, there lived on the banks of the River Havel a horse dealer named Michael Kohlhaas, the son of a schoolmaster and one of the most upright and, at the same time, one of the most appalling characters of his ti
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Taking Charge
The decision to think in a good or evil way lies with man, and he can thus guide the Divine Power to good or evil purpose! Setting out on a journey that takes us at length on the highway to reach a destination, no one likes to go off-ramp way befo
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