Category Archives: Silence

“i” – “I”: TWO SELVES

Spirituality is always in reference to two “I”s, two selves. The “i” of the person and the “I” of the Universe. It is religion in a personal mode, religion from the point of view of the “i” of yourself and … Continue reading

Posted in Creation, Eternity, God, Peace, Receiving, Silence, Spirit, Trust

LIVING ESSENCE

“Sometimes, in a moment of unusual stillness, one rises wholly above the earthly or personal self to the eternal, causeless, and spaceless realm where infinite peace abides. One can hardly tell how the experience begins. All descriptions of it and … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Comfort, Eternity, God, Hope, Jesus, Listening, Love, Peace, Reality, Silence, Wisdom

COMPOSURE

“Composure is truly such when we are able to meet new situations and sudden upheavals with equanimity. This composure may be acquired in various ways, by mental training, by silence and meditation, or through the attainment of an artistic degree … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Giving, Guidance, Inner Life, Listening, Meditation, Power, Receiving, Silence

PRAY WITHOUT CEASING

“[Jesus] was asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God was coming, and he gave them this reply: “The kingdom of God never comes by watching for it. Men cannot say, ‘Look, here it is’, or ‘there it is’, … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Comfort, Faith, Guidance, Heaven, Jesus, Listening, Prayer, Receiving, Silence, Thought, Trust

MEDITATION the PATH to VISION

“There is but one way to gain and keep for one’s own the beautiful vision of God which we have been contemplating with its results in the outer life; it is a way as old as mankind, that of meditation. … Continue reading

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PRAYER – COMPLETION

“Praying is a life-creative method that has its own essential evidence in the act itself. … It is a double-sided operation, due to an attractive drawing power at work above us and at the same time to a homing tendency … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Creation, Guidance, Healing, Hope, Peace, Prayer, Receiving, Silence

GOD’S PLAN

“When a man can say ‘I desire only that which God desires for me,’ his false desires fade from the consciousness, and a new set of blueprints is given him by the Master Architect, the God within. God’s plan for … Continue reading

Posted in Guidance, Inner Life, Mind, Peace, Receiving, Silence