"Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams - they all have
different names, but
they all contain water. Just as religions do - they all
Religion is an
informal human subconscious
governing structure implanted by the local
Religion that abandons its moral baseline, the
support of LIFE, loses its subconscious
governing ability and becomes nothing more than a
cult of idol worshipers.
A religion will initially be based upon an
original unique mystical
experience of the founder of the
Ritualized religion begins to lose its ability to
continually revitalize the Eternal Soul once it becomes caught in the trap of
literal explanations meant for
mythology has three levels of
associated understanding which reveals the
Base level mythology, the
moral compass of a child, incorporates
middle level mythology, designed for adults, teaches community to care for
the general welfare of the tribe by
incorporating Mystical and
highest level mythology, related to timeless
wisdom, makes use of the bicameral brains of sages, wizards and mystics through
the energization of gamma wave
"Manipulating a religious structure in order to
use its thoughtforms for domination purposes is common within any religion,
no religion is
immune to such parasitism and corruption."
- Leland Lehrman
have always been a way for wily, hypocritical leaders using
superstition to intimidate
people and extort riches from them." -
Roman Catholicism and
other Christian cults took another deep ponerological turn when
Isaac Newton's theories of a
clockwork material reality assigned
the role of deterministic clockmaker and
miracle provider entirely removed from
"Wherever there stands the implication that man can
do something which directly and automatically guarantees that God will perform
a desired action in response, there is "religion".
Thus, when a man
makes a wax doll, pokes it full of pins, mutters incantations, and believes
that God is thus put under obligation to punish his enemy, this is a
But likewise, when
a specially endowed holy man
utters a formula over bread and wine and believes that God thereby changes
them into divine
substance which ineluctably has an ameliorative effect on those who
partake, this is a "religious" act." - Vernard Eller
"Imagine that we are
sitting here talking of religions and that the maid Masha hears our
She, of course, understands it in her own way and she
repeats what she has understood to the porter Ivan.
The porter Ivan
again understands it in his own way and he repeats what he has understood to
the coachman Peter next door.
The coachman Peter goes to the country
and recounts in the village what the
gentry talk about in town.
Do you think that what he recounts will at
all resemble what we said?
is precisely the relation between existing religions and that which was their
You get teachings, traditions, prayers, rites, not at
fifth but at twenty-fifth hand, and, of course, almost everything has been
distorted beyond recognition and
forgotten long ago." - Georges
Understanding there is
something greater than self helps one to see
the actual insignificance of
attempting to control things beyond one's sphere of
Institutionalized religion evolves
over time into no more than a social control
mechanism concerned with the traditions, masquerading as
morals, of the institutionalized
Institutionalized religion is
incapable of doing the very thing that
is needed by an individual feeling separated from life.
Institutionalized religion can bring the
"lost soul" into a feeling of fellowship with fellow 'believers' but it can
never heal the separation that man feels from the
Creator and Sustainer.
The only thing that can heal the
the separation that man feels from the Creator and
Sustainer is mystical
states of unitive experience -
oneness with the cosmos or with
the Creator and Sustainer.
individuals take the reigns of religious power elevating
dogma while obscuring truth.
intercessor is needed for participation in a
In fact participation in a
an institutionalized system of
Set of beliefs, values,
and ritual practices based on the thought of a spiritual leader which creates a
conceptual structural foundation for the extended worldview of the
a moral obligation to cherish life along with the spirit of
reverence and veneration for life.
Religion is subjective, designating the emotions and rituals of a group
of people in relation with the Ineffable. Theology is objective denoting those ideas
which an individual entertains respecting systematized conceptual structures of
Practicing a religion is an attempt to
conform in ritual and in
faith to the
Will of the Creator and
religions are not attempts to control
Shaman asks four questions of those feeling psychic
but to help you put yourself in accord with
When did you stop
When did you stop
When did you
stop enjoying the telling of a story ?
When did you stop enjoying silence
Shamanism refers to a
range of traditional beliefs and
practices concerned with communication with the
are many variations of shamanism throughout
the world, there are some beliefs that are shared by all forms of
spirits can play important roles in
The shaman can control and/or cooperate with the
spirits for the community's benefit.
The spirits can be either good
Shamans engage various processes and
techniques to incite trance: singing,
Animals play an important role, acting as
omens and message-bearers, as well as representations of
spirit leaves the body and enters into
the Thinspace during certain tasks.
The shamans can treat illnesses or
healers, gurus and
"Shamanistic traditions of great antiquity in Asia and the
Near East has as one of their most important elements the attempt to find God
through the Vale of Tears; that cannabis played a role in this, at least in
some areas, is born out in the philology surrounding the ritualistic use of the
plant. Whereas Western religious traditions generally stress sin, repentance,
and mortification of the flesh, certain older non-Western religions employed
Cannabis as a euphoriant, which allowed the participant a joyous path to the
Ultimate; hence such appellations as "heavenly guide". - William A. Embolden,
To the Ancient Gnostics the
Demiurge created Material Reality out
of the Pleroma, with the help of his six sons - Mercury, Venus, Mars,
Saturn, Jupiter and Neptune - the planetary Genii.
Gnostics viewed Material Reality as faulty, a
failure of the Demiurge's design due either the Demiurge's cruel nature or due
to the fact that a higher power forced it upon the
Gnostics divided humanity into three groups:
savages who could see nothing outside the
material realm (Atheists); those, who like
Talmudists, worshiped the Demiurge;
and lastly themselves, who worship Nous (Christ)
and the true spiritual light of Æon.
To the Ancient Gnostics Christ
was the personification of Nous (Divine Mind) which emanated from the higher
The material body, bound in
Nature, was termed Apis; the Eternal Soul, which escapes the material shell at
death, was termed Serapis
which is defined as the
Power that organizes the noumenon into
its present Order.
A free soul needs no intercessor to
This enlightened manner of reflecting on the
noumenon to understand the foundation of reality brings
awakening moves individuals
towards personal responsibility as well as personal empowerment.
awakening to reality occurs
when we personally experience the revelations of the
eternal power of the
divine spark that
resides within each and every human heart/soul.
From the ultimate awakening of gnosis
we find infinite compassion as we walk hand in hand with God in the Garden of
Paradise on the perfect evening at the end of the perfect
"When we see the same ideas promulgated as divine
truth, on the ancient banks of the Ganges, and the modern shores of the
Mediterranean, we are constrained to admit that they have
something common in their
They may be the result of celestial revelation, or they may
all alike emanate from human ingenuity.
As men invent new
forms of religion now, there is a presumption that others may have done so
As all men are essentially human, so we may believe that their inventions
will be characterised by the virtues and the failings of
Experience tells us that similarity in
thought involves similarity in
The Christian trinity is of Egyptian origin, and is as surely a
pagan doctrine as the belief in heaven and hell, the existence of a devil, of
archangels, angels, spirits and saints, martyrs and virgins, intercessors in
heaven, gods and demigods, and other forms of faith which deface the greater
part of modern religions." - Thomas Inman
religion is always the same thing, in each century and every land it has never
been the same thing in any two centuries or lands.
traces the history of what is called
Christianity, will see
that nothing changes more from age to age than the doctrines taught as
Christian, and insisted on as essential to
heresy of one age is the orthodox belief of the next.
Since our various
theologies are so transient, why do we need to accept the teachings of men, as
though they were the Word of God?
Almost every sect makes Christianity
rest on the personal authority of Jesus, rather than the immutable truth of
the doctrines themselves.
It is hard to see why the great truths of
Christianity should rest on the personal authority of
Jesus, any more than the axioms of
geometry rest on the personal authority of Euclid, or Archimedes.
authority of Jesus, as of all
teachers, must rest on the truth of his words. God's word will not change, for
that word is Truth. From this Jesus subtracted
nothing; to this he added nothing." - Theodore Parker
Nothing has ever emerged
spontaneously in human culture from an absolute vacuum.
A religion has never suddenly appeared
and been accepted by any large number of people.
start from an older religion which is transformed in an attempt to better fit
the current conceptual understanding.
Hebrew religion was built upon the
beliefs of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten
as well as myths of
Christianity was built by a synthesis of
the Hebrew, Egyptian, Persian and Greek religions.
Islam is built upon the Christian and Hebrew
religions and Arabic tradition.
Vedic Sanskrit, a
classical language of India, is the liturgical language of
An example of
a modern religion that has
transformed Christianity to fit its
Septuagint precepts is
A new testament
appeared, the book of
Mormon - a rewritten New and Old
Testament, and Christians were
converted into Mormons.
To Catholic, Protestant and Rastafari Christians this new
testament appears as a fictional account of
the adventures of Jesus, the Holy
Spirit and God but to
Mormon is the 'word of God' written down by Joseph Smith
who was possessed by the Holy Spirit.
The individuals that first accepted Mormonism were Christians before they became
Islam have much in common.
When a religion is
founded it is usually founded with a "book" or a body of
An example of a religion that was founded upon a
mixture of Christianity and Judaism is the Elcesaites Elkasites, Helkesaites,
Elchasai or Echasaites based upon the writings of Elchasai.
writings gave rise to cenobitic monasticism which resulted in the Desert
Fathers - hermits, ascetics and monks - who lived mainly in the Scetes desert
of Egypt, beginning around the third century.
Their ideas through their
writings eventually gave rise to the Discalced Carmelites which was founded on
the writings of Teresa
Sanchez de Cepeda y Ahumada (St. Teresa of Ávila) and
Juan de Yepes Alvarez (St.
John of the Cross) in 1593.
325 Anno Domini
Although Christianity has two main branches
Protestantism they both use basically
the same testament that was decided upon by the
Council of Nicaea.
Protestants take the early Christian
writings the Roman Catholics claim
are not heretical and accept them
wholeheartedly but get a slightly different message from them.
Protestants never stop to ask the
question of whether the books contained in the Bible tell the whole
story or whether they have been edited,
corrected, redacted, combined, added to, re-edited, re-corrected and corrupted
by the very group that neoevangelic Protestants or literalists condemn as a
"cult", the Holy Roman Catholic
Church of scribes/priests/monks, management and of course the
chief executive officer, the
CEO or Pope.
The difference between main
stream religion and "cults" is basically the degree of acceptance by the
culture in which the religion exists although many religious "authorities"
condemn any religious viewpoint not their own as
heretical and groups that hold such views
All of the aforementioned religions have come from a
already existing popularly acceptedinstitutionalized religion and that is why
they have large numbers of adherents.
Religious "cults" that are not based upon existing religious traditions
typically do not survive through generations.
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