Tag Archives: God-consciousness

Soberness of Fasting in an Intoxicated Reality

Sobering Up by Fasting The purpose of fasting is to loosen to some degree the ties which bind us to the world of material things and our surroundings as a whole, in order that we may concentrate all our spiritual … Continue reading

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The Eternal Placebo: Faith, Ideology & Collective Consciousness (Part 2)

Placebos, Ideology and Collective Consciousness .  . . . we may say that groups of people, societies, and cultures have a collective mind, and therefore also possess a collective consciousness … As individuals we participate in these collective patterns, are influenced by … Continue reading

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Intercessory Prayer: Fasting and Abstinence (6/7)

Fasting and Prayer So I turned to the Lord God and pleaded with him in prayer and petition, in fasting, and in sackcloth and ashes. [Daniel 9:3(NIV)]. Fasting and intercessory prayers are often found together in Scripture. Abstinence and voluntary … Continue reading

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Diet, Discipline & Faith: Nourishing Our Spirit (2/2)

Diet and Health Behold, the days come, saith the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD. [Amos 8:11 … Continue reading

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Fear of God: Caution, Trust and Reverence

Divine Awareness “Should you not fear me?” declares the Lord. “Should you not tremble in my presence?” [Jeremiah 5:22 (NIV)]. Fear, awe and respect combine uniquely in our conception of the Divine Reality. This reality encompasses several traits, including being … Continue reading

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Pride and Joy: Thinking Outside the Mirror

  Pride: Wise in Our Own Eyes Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, And prudent in their own sight! [Isaiah 5:21 (KJV)]. The depths of our consciousness harbor smothered thoughts filled with joy, wisdom and understanding, … Continue reading

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Sustaining Spiritual Consciousness in a Techno-scientific Culture

  Spiritual Consciousness in a Techno-scientific Culture I am of the opinion that all the finer speculations in the realm of science spring from a deep religious feeling, and that without such feeling they would not be fruitful. [Albert Einstein, … Continue reading

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