Spiritual Order and Temporal Order

“When what has been created in time according to the temporal order has reached maturity, it ceases from natural growth. But when what has been brought about by the knowledge of God through the practice of virtues has reached maturity, it starts to grow anew. For the end of one stage constitutes the starting point…

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Spirit of Wisdom Reveals Itself to the Soul

“O spirit of Solomon that hovers in the ethereal realm; … which rejects those still imprisoned in bodies. “You know there is a meaning in this life which death does not conceal. But how could humanity attain a knowledge which comes only when the soul is freed from earthly ties? “You realize now that life…

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Two Realms of Matter and Spirit

“All occult science is born from two thoughts, which may take root in any human being. … These two thoughts are, first, that behind the visible world there is another, the world invisible,which is hidden from the senses and also from thought hat is fettered by these senses; and secondly that it is possible for…

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Limitations of Matter and Unlimited Spirit

“according to the secret doctrine, man, through the gradual refinement of his vehicle and the ever-increasing sensitiveness resulting from that refinement, is gradually overcoming the limitations of matter and is disentangling himself from his mortal coil. When humanity has completed its physical evolution, the empty shell of materiality left behind will be used by other…

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