The Fountain of Light

“For the spring of the great anguish. Which was in the beginning before the Light, in the tart Harshness, from which the bitter sting or prickle is generated, that is now in the sweet fountain of the Love in the Light changed from the water-spirit, and from bitterness or stinging is now become the fountain…

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The Spiritual Student is Like a Harp String

Each spiritual adept or mystic is like a string on a harp. Individually, each makes a pleasant sound, but it is only when played together that truly beautiful music is made. This is true for the spiritual teachers as well as the students. One sign that your spiritual teacher is probably a fraud is that…

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Self-Knowledge is Necessary for True Spiritual Knowledge

“This climb up the mountain of self-knowledge, said the Victorine , is the necessary prelude to all illumination. … It is a lonely and an arduous excursion, a sufficient test of courage and sincerity: for most men prefer to dwell in comfortable ignorance upon the lower slopes, and there to make of their most obvious…

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Random Thoughts 8-23-2015

I’m not a fan of Donald Trump or Jeb Bush, but I really don’t get the fuss of their use of the expression “anchor babies”. They didn’t invent the term, but it is a common one so until someone can offer a better one, they don’t have much choice.   It’s curious how Republicans who…

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