Posts Categorized: cult

‘KNOWING’ OR ‘BELIEVING’? ‘RELIGION’ OR ‘CULT’?

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Tweet Share When the Eye of the Soul awakens, we experience a high level of reality – pure ideas, Archetypes, what Plato called the ‘Forms’: essential meanings, revelations, universal truths, which are only accessible to the “intuitive intellect” above mere Reason. This is when real Faith becomes possible. Faith is notthe same thing as ‘opinion’…
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Offerings to God: The Ancient Hebrew Cult of Sacrifice

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The Hebrew word for sacrifice, korban, means ‘to come near’. The inner meaning of ‘offering a sacrifice’ is to elevate oneself spiritually and to draw near to God – not unlike the Latin root of our English word sacrifice, which means ‘to make holy’. In the Tabernacle, the Israelite would ‘come near’ with an offering….
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