Category Archives: Perfection

SELF

In that painful moment when the finite self discovers its own nothingness it again turns by contrast to the larger Self … (I can) perceive my all-knowing Self as a living intuition in those happy moments when I am lifted … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Freedom, Growth, Guidance, Inner Life, Jesus, Mind, Perfection, Silence, Vocation

BIRTH

Christ came the first time into men’s vision by coming on the plane of their senses; He comes the second time into men’s vision by lifting men up to His plane of spiritual comprehension. This coming of Christ involves a … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Christ, Conversion, Creation, Growth, Heaven, Inner Life, Jesus, Life, Perfection, Receiving, Spirit

CONVERSION

The most fundamental change (in life) is the change called conversion. Conversion is the gradual or sudden changing from the Kingdom of Self to the Kingdom of God through the grace and power of Christ. (The soul) stands up under … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Conversion, God, Growth, Heaven, Jesus, Love, Mind, Peace, Perfection, Reality, Thought

SIMPLE GIFTS

Christ’s thinking and teaching … dwelt when He pleased in the loftiest region of truths. … Words fell from Him the infinite depth of whose thought we have not fathomed yet. And yet, dwelling in this inner light and breathing … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Faith, Giving, Growth, Kindness, Life, Peace, Perfection, Reality, Trust, Work

SUPREME BLESSEDNESS

There is no inner life that is not also an outer life There is an outer way and an inner way and both are one. He who asks, with the ground swell of his whole inner being, for the things … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Atonement, Guidance, Healing, Heaven, Inner Life, Perfection, Receiving, Spirit

GOD’S TRUTH

“God’s truth” is not a final attainment, but an ever-increasing illumination; it is the secret inward reality; the cause, the meaning, the relation of everything; it is that spiritual realization of conscious life in God towards which the human soul … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Eternity, Giving, Growth, Jesus, Perfection, Prayer, Silence, Truth

EVOLUTION

“Remember God must win us. We are his vehicles. He cannot lose us. He must overcome creaturely defect and obstinacy. He must reign till he hath put all enemies under his feet. Divine love is the spirit of evolution effecting … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Christ, Faith, Growth, Jesus, Listening, Love, Perfection, Reality, Trust