Consumerism – the religion

The Gnostic gospels contain many unedited and unpoliticised records of the words of Jesus, and other wise women and men of that era.   One of the most striking and urgent messages for the present day is that people, specifically their soul, incarnate on Earth for a brief spell and the only obstacle to realising… Continue reading Consumerism – the religion

Emerson – The foundation of your peace is yourself

  Words of wisdom from Ralph Waldo Emerson. “And so the reliance on Property, including the reliance on governments which protect it, is the want of self-reliance. Men have looked away from themselves and at things so long that they have come to esteem the religious, learned and civil institutions as guards of property, and… Continue reading Emerson – The foundation of your peace is yourself

Senzar wisdom echoes Jesus’ words in Gnostic gospels

  From The Book of Secret Wisdom Stanza IV : … Evil began to invade the Souls of Light … (who were working for the common good. Cultivating crops and building their homes). The darkness endeavoured to confront these Souls of Light with equal, or even stronger, forces of evil. She had already found such… Continue reading Senzar wisdom echoes Jesus’ words in Gnostic gospels

Human evolution – the Senzar language

  The prophetic record of human destiny and evolution. I’m very pleased that I bought the book : The Book of Secret wisdom – translated by Zinovia Dushkova but the first couple of readings were completely baffling! Sometimes it seems to be talking of the familiar physical world, and often about the world of Gods… Continue reading Human evolution – the Senzar language

The Divine Feminine in Gnostic Gospels

There are some eye opening accounts of the feminine in the Gnostic Gospels. These accounts open the door to a consideration of the many personifications we meet in dreams, mythology and works of Art and what they might signify. Gnostic Quotes Quotes form The Gnostic Gospels in italics: “… this (male) creator was a derivative,… Continue reading The Divine Feminine in Gnostic Gospels

Fullness in the Nag Hammadi Scriptures

Quotes from the Nag Hammadi Gospels, on being filled with spirit – often referred to as fullness. The Secret Book of James: Nag Hammadi Scriptures “No-one will enter heaven’s kingdom because I ordered it, but rather because you yourselves are filled.” “Be filled and leave no space empty.” “Be eager for the word. The first… Continue reading Fullness in the Nag Hammadi Scriptures

taking for granted – a miracle / paradise

The World is a miracle 🎇, yet we take it for granted, says the commentary in “The Hermetica“, page 28. Hermes:  How many crafts have been employed, and how many works of art created to form one human being? Statues or portraits don’t just happen without a sculptor or painter.  🎨🖼️🖌️ Has such a sublime… Continue reading taking for granted – a miracle / paradise

Hermetic wisdom concealed in symbols for future benefit

Hermetic wisdom quote An extract from The Hermetica, quoting Hermes. So I, Hermes … the first to attain All Knowledge have inscribed the secrets … in sacred symbols and holy hieroglyphs on these stone tablets which I have concealed for a future World that may seek our sacred wisdom   Similar wisdom posts that might… Continue reading Hermetic wisdom concealed in symbols for future benefit

Looking inwards for enlightenment

A favourite passage from The Gnostic Gospels, by Elaine Pagels. The Gnostic writings were a favourite source of inspiration to Jung, and it’s easy to see why. They were, in many ways, depth psychologists, but didn’t have the label 🙂   Abandon the search for God and the creation and other matters of a similar… Continue reading Looking inwards for enlightenment

Hermetic view of human potential

Quote: The Hermetica page 57: Wisdom from ancient Egypt In his kindness Atum wished for there to be a creature capable of appreciating the beauty of his creation. So, by an act of will he created humankind, to be an imitator of his divine wisdom and nurturing Love. You might be interested in gnosticism, Hermes,… Continue reading Hermetic view of human potential