In order to learn the most from relationships, you have to focus on your own issues. Chapter 2 God You are in God 1. To be consciously aware of it, to experience love in us and others, it the meaning of life. Denying love is the only problem and embracing it is the only answer. · Thought separated from love is a profound miscreation. You are a child of God.
Only if God is morally and absolutely holy can there be a sufficient foundation for such a moral standard — and thus for judging rape to be an activity that needs to be rehabilitated. The Holy Spirit is a force in our minds that…. And that's what this world is: a mass hallucination, where fear seems more real than love. Giving Up Results · When we surrender to God, we surrender to something bigger than ourselves — to a universe that knows what its doing. Think abundance, and you get more. · That is one of the primary principles of miracles in relationships: We are to look ourselves — our own lessons, thoughts and behavior — in order to find peace with another person. Think lack, and you get lack.
It's definitely for those with an open mind, but perhaps it can also be the text to open one's mind? To be consciously aware of it, to experience love in ourselves and others, is the meaning of life. Your playing small doesn't serve the world. And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. A Return to Love is based on the author's experiences as a teacher and lecturer on the self-study guide A Course in Miracles. · We reach the light by choosing the light. .
This is by far the most inspirational book i have ever read. · …if we want to be rid of fear, we cannot fight it but must replace it with love. Resurrection is the reversal of that pattern, brought about by a shift in thought from fear to love. If someone recommends this book, they do not understand relationships. · Surrender means the decision to stop fighting the world, and to start loving it instead.
. But the foundation for such a love relationship is simply not to be found in Williamson's belief system. · In accepting the Atonement, the correction of our perceptions, we are returned to who we really are. I feel A Return to Love can be used by all, regardless of creed and faith background. This is the realm of the undivided oneness of Being where no separation exists. Salvation is only found in the present. If we think we're magnificent creatures with an infinite abundance of love and power to give, then we tend to behave that way.
· So we work within the worldly illusion, politically, socially, environmentally, etc. I ask for a miracle…. The key to it lies not in what we have inside of us, but rather in what we are willing to own that we have inside of us. Rather than getting a regular professional career in law or medicine, she became a single mother There is something peculiar and paradoxical about New Age spirituality and that is fully embodied and exemplified by the personality of Marianne Williamson. The Choice To Love · …. The End of the World · The end of the world is not its destruction, but its translation into Heaven. An impersonal force, for example, cannot, by definition, exhibit personal characteristics such as love, empathy, volition, moral sensitivities, and the ability to have an interpersonal relationship.
If you are as inspired by this short version as I have been, the full version awaits! Holy Spirit · …no thoughts are neutral. I'm not a big fan with self help books. Instead, she experimented with sex, drugs, rock 'n' roll. She calls this being a miracle worker. Saving the Mind, Saving the Body · It takes spiritual discipline. This correction of our perception, this Atonement, is our healing.
The experience of peace comes only from the mind. There would be no prejudice, oppression, or violence of any kind. As all of us are only too aware, the loud and frantic voices of the outer world easily drown out the small still loving voice within. · …there is so much to do, as we allow the motivation for a transformed world to energize our souls and make manifest our convictions. If you have not listened to this audio book yet, and are looking for some spiritual enlightenment, you have no idea what your missing out on here! However, the researchers noticed that one group of rabbits was inconsistent and experienced fewer negative symptoms. · Focus on Christ means focus on the goodness and power that lie latent within us, in order to invoke them into realization and expression.
She reads very well and also very quickly, so I slowed the speed down a bit. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. · Spiritual practice supports the development of personal power, spiritually powerful people who do so much, as they are people around whom things get done. Because whenever we are diagnosed with a critical illness, much of our superficial personal baggage is dropped in the first five minutes. There is no point in waiting until we are perfect in what we do, or enlightened masters or Ph.