"Whether you like it or not, if you know it or
from within, the
whole of nature reaches after
Meister Eckhart von Hochheim
Meister Eckhart of Hochheim was severely attacked for the
mystical concepts expressed in his
This was far
worse for humanity than the condemnation of Galileo Galilei.
inquisitorial process was ordered in 1326 which found 150 heresies.
Avignon, Pope John XXII seems to have set up two tribunals to inquire into the
case, one of theologians and the other of cardinals.
reduced the 150 suspect articles down to 28; the document known as the Votum
Avenionense gives, in scholastic fashion, the twenty-eight articles,
Eckhart's defence of each, and the rebuttal of the
Shortly after Eckhart died Pope John XXII issued a bull
(In agro dominico), 27 March 1329, in which a series of statements from Eckhart
was characterized as heretical.
"We tried to have the censure lifted on
Eckhart and were told that there was really no need since he had never been
condemned by name, just some propositions which he was supposed to have held,
and so we are perfectly free to say that he is a good and orthodox theologian."
- Timothy Radcliffe, Master of the Dominicans
"Only 28 propositions were
censured, but they were taken
out of their context and impossible to verify, since
there were no manuscripts in Avignon." - Winfried Trusen of
In Meister Eckhart we find
religion expressed in its purest
form, a form which
goes back in its spiritual experience to
the mystical roots of
The Roman Catholic church could have
compared Meister Eckhart theology with the
writings of the early church fathers, especially with the
Unfortunately some of
fathers were branded heretics
during certain periods by the Roman
Catholic church as well.
Roman Catholic church condemned
Meister Eckhart because mysticism was a threat to its
very survival .
Meister Eckhart taught
communion with the
Creator and Sustainer.
The Roman Catholic church felt Meister
Eckhart mysticism alienated the believer from the hierarchy of the
Redemption was not
dependent on Roman Catholic
church membership and rituals, but on the desire of the believer to enter
a close relationship with
the Creator and Sustainer.
Without the need of intercessors their
would be no need of the Roman
Meister Eckhart never attacked
the hierarchy of the Roman Catholic church, unlike Athbhreith Athbheochan, the
Kwisatz Haderach Druid.
Eckhart, in tune with
the teachings of Jesus and
the ancient wisdom of Jesus
obliterated through the
centuries wanted mankind
to find God within.
Finding God within is experiencing your personal
can realize this becomes a son or a daughter of the Creator.
The Creator and Sustainer
emanates compassion and beauty into Creation, because the Creator and Sustainer
cannot do otherwise.
Words of Meister Eckhart von
Creator and Sustainer is eternally the changeless One.
God is the Word that must be spoken.
The Word of God
emanates and yet remains changeless.
All creatures emanate from God
and yet remain within God.
is in all things. God is within, yet God remains without.
The mystic feels the Creator
and Sustainer within.
God is felt to be still, pure,
blissful, apart and yet not apart from all.
knows the Creator and Sustainer is the essence of the mystery.
God lives in the depth of the
Soul, of substance and yet not of substance.
This is a personal
experience in the mystic's consciousness revealing the relationship between
substance, Soul and Creator.
A mystic sees this relationship in
all creatures and in all creation, because he sees that all things are of
'substance and soul', of matter and consciousness.
All things emanate from the
Creator and all things return to the
goal of all creation is to rest again in the arms of the
Tremendous comfort is given
to those who fuse with Creation.
An Eternal Soul, inherent within
Creation, carries a divine
spark of the Creator and Sustainer within its innermost kernel which
allows it to fuse.
The Creator enlivens the
Eternal Soul through this
The task of
man is not to search without himself for happiness but to search within to find
where this divine spark lives.
Leave senses behind, follow the
divine spark, the source of happiness.
Eternal Soul, the most
glorious part of Creation, is
conscious of the knowledge
that it rests within the Creator.
This can only be because the
innermost kernel, the divine spark of the Creator and Sustainer is a part of
the Eternal Soul.
An entirely unconditioned
Soul is released with ecstatic divine fire.
The soul can only be
free and unconditioned if it is not enslaved by the senses and the outside
soul's spiritual growth the soul must become detached from all outward
does so by spiritual exercises, which train the soul to look inward.
This does not mean
that the soul can block all external impressions and stimuli, the natural
condition of the Eternal Soul will not allow it to do so, but it learns to be
unmoved and unshaken by them.
The Soul becomes invulnerable and
unconquerable by the outside world.
Nothing from outside can
harm the Eternal Soul anymore as contact with the divine spark within is
supplying regenerative energy all the time.
The Eternal Soul now rests
in the center of divine calmness.
Spiritual perfection can only be
reached by surrendering ego to
surrendering ego to God will we be able to attain
beginning the mystical aspirant will feel pain when he tries to tear himself
away from the physical world of desire.
At the end of the mystical path he
becomes like a rock unshaken by the raging blasts of the stormy
The most difficult thing for the soul
is to separate itself from is
An individual must be
free from the physical world of
desire in order to live within the
Eternal Soul, having
roots in the Creator and Sustainer and
is being born innocent
and fresh constantly.
The Creator and Sustainer
has a living dynamic counterpart which evolves in history and lets Himself be
known in the Eternal
Tekton, an Avatar, was sent
to light the
Every human must
become like Jesus to fulfil the mission of Jesus.
Gnosis offers the
esoteric knowledge to every
day in day out,
a knowledge not
affected by time, place or culture.
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