Aesthetical design

When the fundamentalist lost the battle about cretin nonsense (they call it creation science – it is not science and is sacrilegious to tellthe Ultimate Reality, God, Tao, the Creator how it/she should have created the universe) against evolution they tried to come back through the back door with a nearly as stupid idea as […]

The world I see holds nothing that I want

Let the phenomenal world disappear so the real universe may show itself… That is today’s theme and to an extent the whole theme of A Course in Miracles. It is like cleaning dirty windows to let in eternal light… From ACIM workbook: The world you see holds nothing that you need to offer you; nothing […]

There is no love but God’s

Since God is love there cannot be any love but God’s. Since God is all there can be no love but God’s. From ACIM workbook for today (my comments in parenthesis): Perhaps you think that different kinds of love are possible. Perhaps you think there is a kind of love for this, a kind for […]

I will there be light

The scientific research done on the effect of prayer on healing has demonstrated that nonspecific prayer when you just pray for the best is more effective than when you tell God what to do. Thus when praying for someone who has heart disease it is much better to pray, “Thy will be done,” than to […]

Forgiveness is my function as the light of the world

Today being the first day of January and coincidentally the first day the new decade, I did the practice from A Course in Miracles workbook slightly differently. My normal daily ritual is that the first thing I do after my morning toiletries I read the ACIM workbook practice of the day. I then write about […]

There is another way of looking at the world

From the workbook: Today’s idea is an attempt to recognize that you can shift your perception of the world in both its outer and inner aspects. A full five minutes should be devoted to the morning and evening application. The shorter exercise periods should be as frequent as possible. Specific applications of today’s idea should […]