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Lent: Second Sunday

How to Create Imaginations of Our Guardian Angel If we are to seriously work with our Guardian Angel we need to create an Imagination of this Angel. Imagination is a spiritual faculty that we train ourselves to experience through our thinking. We do this by using our will to create... Read More

Infection is caused by ….

I came across this Rudolf Steiner lecture recently published in “The Presence of the Dead” Chapter 3. Awakening Spiritual Thoughts given in 5 May 1914. https://rsarchive.org/Lectures/19140505p01.html At the core of Steiner’s ideas is the effect of fear of infection. “However, the important point we want to make today is that... Read More

Lent: First Sunday

First Sunday – How is Your Relationship With Your Guardian Angel? During Lent, as we walk towards Easter – the event that saved humanity from certain destruction – it is good to resolve to understand at least one spiritual idea more fully. Let’s consider some ideas about Angels and other... Read More

Lent 2022

We begin our journey through Lent today. This year we can focus on Lent and our relationship with our Guardian Angel. On Ash Wednesday, if we go to a church service, we receive ashes on our foreheads to remind us of Genesis 3:19: “For dust you are and to dust... Read More

Criticism

Why is criticism so prolific in our thoughts and conversations? Criticism knocks other people down as Steiner explained to his esoteric students in 1912: “When an esoteric (student) applies forces to his inner development, he’ll notice that certain bad qualities had become more manifest. One of these is criticism, but... Read More

Holy Night 2 applied to February

December 25-26 – Aquarius Night of John. The Eagle of the soul circling high on its wings and looking back from a great height, observes its own life. And now the man recognizes the Laws of Karma. The Mystery: Choosing the narrow and difficult path or the path that is... Read More

Holy Night 1 applied to January

Indications given by Rudolf Steiner to Herbert Hahn for the Twelve Holy Nights For one whose eyes of spirit are opened the Thirteen Days and Thirteen Nights between the 24th of December and the 6th of January are a time of deep spiritual experience. Parallel with the experience of the... Read More

Holy Night 13

Now we come to the 13th Holy Night. On the first Holy Night we celebrated the birth of Jesus. This birth awakened the deep memory within us of who we really are. It meant that we could touch the purity of our being as we were before we ever incarnated... Read More