myth : God
God is a miraculous mystery that self-aware life will never
fully comprehend as God is impervious to finite reduction.
|Physical images of
gods come in two dimensional drawn,
painted and chipped images and in three dimensional sculpted talisman and
Both the Celts and the Hebrews scoffed at the backward pagan
way the Greeks and Romans physically represented
gods as clothed in the human skins.
Even to this day most religion relies on physical images of the
gods clothed in a human image that
closely resemble its human subjects
- or victims - depending on your frame
Christian archeologist, excavating in the 18th or 19th century happens upon a
grotesque depiction of Michlantecuhtli, or
Shiva the Destroyer wearing a
necklace of human skulls, sees a graven image.
He believes that the
creators of the conceptualized physical depiction actually worshiped the
sculpture as a god not as a physical
representation of a god who operated in
reality unseen. He labels the social
culture as an "idol
In the far
distant future an archeologist
happens upon a grotesque sculptural depiction of a poorly fed man his face
contorted in agony, his hands and feet crudely nailed with rusty iron spikes to
a rough hewn wood cross, wearing a crown of razor sharp thorns which tear his
skin creating rivulets of blood and as a final afront an iron pike pierces his
Without the cultural knowledge of having heard the
story of Jesus, this archeologist sees
a man being put to
in a most gruesome manner. He could easily surmise that a
social culture that worshiped an idol
depicted in such a manner would glorify torture and death and be a most
bloodthirsty homicidal social culture - a
graven image of a son being put to death in
the most agonizing fashion at the behest of his father.
ultimate mystery of being is
beyond human thought
face of the Earth within all the basic foundational mythic concepts of Creation
there lies the story of unity differentiating.
the spark of God residing within
is called the 'inhabitant'.
with the divine immortal aspect of
your soul, the divine spark
of God's soul, that
inhabits all life, is to awaken to the
reality of living in God.
goes past anything that could be consciously conceived by any
Instinctual understanding of God, of the
ultimate mystery of being, cannot be
explained because this true
knowledge transcends the archetypical conceptual symbolic
imagery available to a human mind.
enwrap God with words because words
are inadequate to describe the
existent reality of God.
typically misunderstood, because these
refer to that which transcends archetypical conceptual symbolic
imagery socially and culturally
available to most people.
Still we have no choice but to use these
they are what is available.
To springboard into the transcendent, means
to "transcend," to go past duality. Everything in the field of time and space
has an opposite.
The ultimate word in our
English language for that which is transcendent is God.
But as soon as you think of God, you have a
Patriarchial monotheistic religions
conceptualize God as the
God of Creation is
the Mother then the Earth
is her body.
Conceptually to humans who envisioned the
God of Creation as
the Mother there is
nowhere else but Earth.
But a male
God must exist - for how else could
the Mother become impregnated and
produce Her children?
As a male God
must exist such a male God must not exist on
Earth but must exist somewhere else -
perhaps in the sky ?
A male God must be able
to walk through the
But male and
female are two aspects of one
division of life into sexes was a
It is absurd to
speak of God as of either male or
power of Creation is antecedent to sexual separation.
One problem with Yahweh, according to
Christian Gnostism, is that
Yahweh forgot he was a
Yahweh thought he was material.
And when Yahweh said, "I am
god, " a voice was heard to say, "You are mistaken, Samael."
"blind god": blind to the Infinite Light
of which he is a local historical manifestation.
This is known as the blasphemy
of Jehovah - that he thought he was God.
Hegel who spoke of God as the gaseous
anthropomorphic vertebrate - such an idea of God many Christians hold.
Or God is concieved as a bearded old man,
the patriarch, with an unpleasant temperament.
a false and materialistic
way of talking about the transcendent, of conceptualizing God as something
supernatural, outside of
nature, somewhere out there, seperate from humanity and Earth.
Transcendent properly defined is that conceptualization which is beyond
all concepts. In the past we used the tag, GOD, but
Creator and Sustainer gets more
Immanuel Kant tells us that
all of our experiences are bounded by time and space, they take place
within space, and they take place
within the natural course of
of Joseph Campbell
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