Posts Categorized: Christian Mystery

THE NATIVITY STORY: A SOMEWHAT MYSTICAL LOOK

Posted by & filed under Angel Gabriel, Bethlehem, Christian Mystery, Christmas Story, is Jesus God?, Joseph and Mary, Simeon and Anna, What does the Bible mean, What does the Bible say, Word becomes Flesh.

Tweet Share In those days, a decree went forth from Caesar Augustus that there was to be a Census taken of all the world. Everyone was ordered to go to their own home towns to be registered. So Joseph and Mary journeyed to Bethlehem, the birthplace of David, for Joseph was the descendant of kings….
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THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE, PART 1: GABRIEL

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THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE, PART 1: GABRIEL

Tweet Share   It began in the Temple. It began with a passionate prayer that opened the gates of heaven.   An elderly couple – the priest Zechariah and his wife Elizabeth, who both were “righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord” –were nonetheless barren, just as Abraham and…
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THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS – SOLVING THE WRONG MYSTERY

Posted by & filed under Christian Mystery, Dead Sea Scrolls, Essenes, LiveScience, Mary Magdalene, Noah, Perfect the Soul, Socrates, What is Bible about, where in the Bible.

TweetShare “The Dead Sea Scrolls consist of nearly 900 texts, the first batch of which were discovered by a Bedouin shepherd in 1947. They date from before A.D. 70, and some may go back to as early as the third century B.C.” There is “big news” today on Yahoo about the Dead Sea Scrolls. Mystery…
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Prayers for Peace

Posted by & filed under Baha'i, Buddhist, Carol Parrish, Chief Seattle, Christian Mystery, Earth Day, Gandhi, Hindu, Jainist, Jewish, Muslim, Native African, Native American, Prayers for Peace, Shinto, Sikh, Zoroastrian.

By Carol Parrish    (Excerpt from The New Dictionary of Spiritual Thought) THE BAHA’ I PRAYER FOR PEACE Be generous in prosperity, and thankful in adversity. Be fair in thy judgment, and guarded in thy speech. Be a lamp unto those who walk in darkness and a home for the stranger. Be eyes to the blind,…
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Esoteric, Progressive, and Evolutionary Christianity?

Posted by & filed under Alice Bailey, Carol Parrish, Christian Mystery, Esoteric Christianity, Evolutionary Christianity, Michael Dowd, Mystical Christianity, Progressive Christianity, Rudolf Steiner, Sancta Sophia.

by Rev. Dr. Susan Hamilton, Dean of Sancta Sophia Seminary What are these forms of Christianity and do they have anything in common? Those of us who have studied at Sancta Sophia Seminary know that Esoteric Christianity (sometimes called Mystical Christianity) focuses on our deep inward connection with the Divine, the Holy, or God by…
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