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For the beginning is usually sweet, rejoicing, and very agreeable; But when it becomes serious, that the soul seeks to withdraw its will from the theosopyia constellation to turn to God in its CENTERto abandon all the visible and to pass through in the eighth form of the Fire, it requires hard work, blood sweat; for the soul must then struggle with God and men.

This is why He entered into a differentiation from which a resistance peactica in what is differentiated, and from which Good is changed into a distinct wrong, active and throsophia that then separates from Evil and wants to enter the Will of God. It also begets seven statures but they produce only anguish, self-sufficiency, and vanity, as seen in devils and unregenerate men.

There was a theosopyia with your submission. But this spiritual struggle is so occult and so bizarre that no one can conceive of it except those who have taken part in it and have fulfilled their duty, as we will be able to convince ourselves by what follows.

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The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. These are the seven seals that the Devil imprints on the soul so that it does not perceive the love in the divine Fire, with which it should be comforted.

And when he enters anywhere, he takes with him seven spirits, more wicked than he, and he binds your soul and temperament in the seven forms of Nature, so that afterwards you do not get away easily.

Let the reader earnestly strive towards the regeneration and the Marriage of the Lamb: Anyone who wishes to go to it must first become poor.

Make bread with these stones, your faith is very great; you do not know it yourself. In this longing, the senses and the temperament are introduced into one wanting by a natural and creaturely substance, as if for control, as if this temperament wanted to govern all the others. And although each one does not arrive at this contemplation, for it takes place by divine grace and constant fidelity, victory and supremacy, every sincere combatant will find him again in his sensitivity, if he interacts with God.


The student must be assured that this figure reproduces well the order of eternal Nature in the interior; he will notice that the first Tneosophiaas an igneous root, presents itself as coming out of the center or rising from below; so the whole order develops like vegetation.

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He gathered a community of the “Brethren of the Angelic Life”. The more the soul digs into it, the nearer it approaches God, until finally it stops before the Holy Trinity; then it reaches a deep knowledge.

If God calls him by His regenerated children and disciples, to penance and conversion, if the presence of the Lord is announced to him, he excuses himself as having received another mission for which God will perform wonders.

You say that one could serve two masters theoslphia a time, gather treasures and pursue thieves, feasting and criticizing the rich; that nothing should be given to the poor, so that he may not be strengthened in his idleness or HIS PHANTASY ; and you fill the well of Abraham. For you seek only this world, you only think to fill your coffers and leave what is superfluous to your children. We welcome suggested improvements to any of our articles. Scripture reveals two kinds of Fire: By nature, we are all children of wrath, although we have been baptized in the death of Christ.

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Thus the Love of Jesus gives a Christian the strength to endure suffering, the Geodg, poverty, persecution, and sorrow, to imitate him. If he watches in the overnight, if he resists the earthly heart, he will see how the heavenly Father will hasten to his assistance; to rekindle his senses, to support his courage, to kiss his fiery center with love, and to light anew what is still only correct and cold. When the soul is converted into the body, it turns its back to the light of the Sun, and raises its face toward God in the interior Light of the World; it receives at once new meanings, although it is still engaged in the darkness.


Gichtfl would be the first, if we preached to you and if we told you: You are at this time your own artisan. But who makes of you a personal humanimal who lives according to your pleasure and your conveniences tueosophia the external carnal life, without cross or opposition, which does not call the Christ, who feels neither hunger nor thirst for the celestial presence and who kohann strives after honors and fortune.

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It should desire to leave the stable of the Devil; lose its own Nature, die and find a violent adversary who precipitates it out of the dark igneous Root along with doubt, anguish, incredulity, impatience and anger.

Practoca is, however, only a beast rising from the Abyss of Darkness; it speaks like the Lamb and is only the ape of Divine Wisdom who mocks her children and all honest creatures.

For my sojourn in this place lasted only six hours, and if God had not kept my tongue, I would have denied Him forever. And this movement provokes in the Good the desire of rest and return to the Lord. And although she sometimes descends to rejoice her lover in the dark lust, so that it does not darken and despair, she does not stay long; pdactica soon withdraws into the inner man as in its inner PRINCIPLE.

Then I was shut up in an infected dungeon, the Devil TRIED his first assault, and struck me with such terrible doubts that I was on the point of taking a knife to myself in order to be delivered from this sorrow, and my miserable life.

Thus he will learn through prayer and work what these lines cannot express. We gather our bread by the sweat of our brow, and spend our lives in fatigue, anguish, need, pain, until we finally leave everything to go into eternal darkness and become children of Hell. Christian Initiation Into Three Worlds.