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Labels and Paradox

The adept looks at the material universe and declares that it is ‘Real and not real’. Or they may say: ‘I know all things, I know nothing’. Along with Christian Dominican Meister Eckhart they may say ‘In order to know God I must get rid of God’. To those who have not attained this level on the Inner Spiritual path, such statements often seem nonsensical, but of course that is the point – the Transcendent Essence of the Divine cannot be encompassed by rational conception. Continue reading

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The First Covenant

God made a conditional Covenant with Adam and Eve and particularly with Adam as the representative head of humanity. This was a universal Covenant – it was not made with just a section of humanity or a specific group, nation or race within humanity. It was a Covenant made with the whole of humanity, represented in or contained within Adam. In this Covenant we see the purpose, place and meaning of humanity in God’s ‘very good’ creation. Continue reading

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