faith is herein defined as: reoccurring pattern
occurrances are likely to occur again;
confidence in individual ability
to have properly discerned reality;
a persuasion of the mind the
noumenon has been properly identified.
Knowledge is an essential element in
all faith, and is sometimes
spoken of as
an equivalent to faith (John
10:38; 1 John 2:3).
Faith is not
the credulity of an
Faith is the
the confident of
Faith is the cry of reason, which persists in
denying the absurd, even in
the presence of the unknown.
Faith is a sentiment necessary to the soul, just as breathing is to
life; it is the dignity of
courage, and the reality of enthusiasm.
Faith does not consist of
the affirmation of a symbol, but
of a genuine and constant aspiration
towards the truths which are all veiled by symbolisms.
the aspiration to the unknown,
the object of faith is
absolutely and necessarily this one thing -
In order to formulate its
aspirations, faith is forced
to borrow aspirations and images from the known." - Eliphas
"The leap of faith is really a very ordinary
operation. We take it every time we fall in love,
expect kindness from someone in return
for a good deed, impulsively sacrifice some little piece of our
self-interest." - Lee
"My faith is weak, my eyes are
blind from the shimmering
blaze of the desert sun.
The heat lies on me like lead.
torments me, I dare not think how unendingly long my way is, and above all, I
see nothing in front of me."
Eternal Soul answers:
"You speak as if you have learned nothing.
Can you not wait?
Should everything fall into your lap ripe and finished?
teem with intentions and desirousness!
Do you still not know that
the way to truth stands open
only to those without intentions?" - Carl Gustav Jung
True faith is synonymous with
True faith has nothing to do with belief
People have faith for the same reason
a person has a
worldview - it resonates rationally and spirtually over a wide range of
living experiences as true.
The opinion that religion is
grounded in fear is an article of "faith".
True faith, grounded in
the noumenon, has to
relate directly to actual life.
True faith enhances daily living
experiences by relieving anxiety.
True faith is known, not taught -
no one needs an intercessor!
"Neither the pillar of cloud by day nor the
pillar of fire
by night left its place in front of the people." -
True faith teaches reason and
intuition are to
be trusted, and no religious teaching
should ever be accepted if it does not make rational logical sense.
True faith teaches the true reality inside your
soul can be trusted to have a
common structure with the true reality
in which we are immersed.
True faith is built on the central pillars
of honesty with oneself - a reasonable,
rational and realistic
faith awakens an understanding of the emotions that drive
It may come as a surprise
to many students of the Bible that in the original Hebrew text the body of
water the Israelites crossed when leaving Egypt is called yam suph,
"Sea of Reeds," not Red Sea (Ex 15:4, 22; Dt 11:4; Jos 2:10; 4:23;
24:6; Neh 9:9; Ps 106:7, 9, 33; 136:13, 15).
suph has been rendered "Red Sea" in nearly all of translations,
the Jerusalem Bible and the New Jewish Publication Society Hebrew Bible being
The "Red Sea" phrase came into the account
with the third century BC translation of the Old Testament into Greek.
Septuagint translators made yam suph ("Sea of Reeds")
into eruthrá thálasse ("Red Sea").
Latin Vulgate followed
their lead with mari Rubro ("Red Sea") and most English
versions continued that tradition.
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author feels that the falsification of reality outside personal experience has
forged a populace unable to discern propaganda from reality and that this has
been done purposefully by an international corporate cartel through their
agents who wish to foist a corrupt version of reality on the human race.
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Way of the Lumière Infinie - a rational gnostic mystery religion based
on reason which requires no leap of faith, accepts no tithes, has no supreme
leader, no church buildings and in which each and every individual is
encouraged to develop a personal relation with the Creator and Sustainer
through the pursuit of the knowledge of reality in the hope of curing the
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industrial military entertainment complex and is responsible for the collapse
of morals, the elevation of self-centered behavior and the destruction of
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deceive the populace in general through corporate media by pressing emotional
buttons which have been preprogrammed into the population through prior mass
media psychological operations. The results have been the destruction of the
family and the destruction of social structures that do not adhere to the
corrupt international elites vision of a
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corrupt international elite that further consolidates their power and which
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