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The Key of the Mysteries by Eliphas Levi

the key of the mysteries

Duty is sacrifice; right is theft and rapine. The first hypothesis is repugnant to reason; it is pessimistic and immoral. Exile and death were the fate of his followers. Such contradictions can, of course, only be reconciled on a higher plane, and this method of harmonizing contradictions is, therefore, the best key to the higher planes. Used - Very Good, Expédition sous 1 à 2 jours ouvrés, Nos livres sont emballés en toute sécurité.

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Key of the Mysteries by Éliphas Lévi

the key of the mysteries

It is the smile of the child upon its mother. But, before dying, the Saviour bequeathed to His children the immortal sign of salvation, Communion. It is not for right that we should dare all, it is for duty. The world has followed this method. In a lonely place he pondered sadly. Alphonse Louis Constant, better know by his pen name Eliphas Levi, was a master of the traditional Rosicrucian interpretation of the Kabbalah.

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the key of the mysteries

Marriage is then sacred and indissoluble when it really exists. Stirred by this unknown heat, ant-heaps of new men have spread over a worn-out world; the souls of dead people have shone upon rejuvenated races, and enlarged in them the spirit of life. Those wretches were orphans in spirit and in heart, and they have avenged their birth. The work of true religion should be to produce, to preserve, and to spread abroad the spirit of charity. To bring into the logic of the known the terms of a profession of faith is to withdraw them from faith, which has for positive bases anti-logic, that is to say, the impossibility of logically explaining the unknown. When will you be better understood? The Jews, our fathers in religion, reproach us with having attacked the unity of God, with having changed the immutable and eternal law, with adoring the creature instead of the Creator.

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the key of the mysteries

A woman who abandons her husband, what can she become? Faith animates all, makes all in some sort visible and palpable; even the parables of Jesus Christ take a body and a soul. The servitude of the children of Jacob paves the way for their deliverance: for they have an idea, and one does not enchain an idea; they have a religion, and one does not {34} violate a religion; they are, in fine, a people, and one does not enchain a real people. Then we shall live in God with a more abundant life, and we shall descend into His works with the light of His thought, we shall be borne away into the infinite by the whisper of His love. What does your progress matter, if I am always walking in front of you? Three flat bits extend to the right, with three projections at the upper edge of each. We have said that this is the masterpiece of Levi. Why had he had dealings with the Ithacans? These heavy reproaches are founded on their perfectly false notion of Christianity. Thus the light of the spirits has risen where the sun of the world rises; Christ conquered the West, and the soft rays of the sun of Asia have touched the icicles of the North.

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the key of the mysteries

It is a fine ideal, but Utopian. And the government of the future will be that whose model is shown to us in nature, by the family, and in the religious world by the pastoral hierarchy. Religion thus understood being the only one which can satisfy the natural need of religion, it must be the only really natural religion. March there as boldly as you will, never will you diminish its extent; you will only alter its horizons. Aleister Crowley is one of the most renowned, controversial, and remarkable figures to emerge from the Western Occult Revival era of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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the key of the mysteries

If one must break the law, it is when law imprisons love in fear. There is a large circular ring at top. Magical mysteries, the Theory of the Will with its 22 axioms are divulged. Because he has become powerful in the land of Egypt where you sought bread in the days of famine. Man is the son of God because God, manifested, realized, and incarnated upon earth, called Himself the Son of man. Judges of the world in which we live, pay attention, and think of Him who will judge your judgments! He has received the holy unction, the unction of genius, faith and virtue, which is force. Voltaire could not admit faith, because he did not know how to love.

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Key of the Mysteries (0877280789) by Eliphas Levi

the key of the mysteries

Between speculative theism, and anthropomorphiosm, there is only one possible medium: the mystery of incarnation. He himself cut the umbilical cord of his simplicity, and, falling free upon the earth, dragged God with him in his fall. Heresy blazed the stronger, and a worse persecution was threatened. Every scandal is a turpitude. It would be equally impossible to oppose the one to the other.

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The Key of the Mysteries by Éliphas Lévi

the key of the mysteries

It is stronger than all the passions; it triumphs over suffering and over death; it makes God understood by every heart, and seems already to fill eternity by the begun realization of its legitimate hopes. Thou art strong, and thy mercies, existing from all time, are upon all thy creatures. There are two shaded bands on the two horizontal diameters of the serpent circles. This signifies that the worship itself is immutable, but modifies itself as language does. One may say of religion what one says of true art.

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The Key of the Mysteries by Eliphas Levi

the key of the mysteries

Our prayer will be perfect, when we pray without knowing whom we pray. The outer three triangular points of the inverted triangle are shaded. To deny or even to contest the decisions of faith in the name of science is to prove that one understands neither science nor faith: in fine, the mystery of a God of three persons is not a problem of mathematics; the incarnation of the Word is not a phenomenon in obstetrics; the scheme of redemption stands apart from the criticism of the historian. It is the sadness of the bride in the absence of the bridegroom. But if you begin where I stop, you begin always too rashly and too soon.

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THE KEY OF THE MYSTERIES by Eliphas Levi

the key of the mysteries

Mohammedans are the bastards of Israel, or rather, they are his disinherited brothers, like Esau. Light is real and life-giving; now, the reality and life of all light is God. I have met some of them in the prisons, I have seen others who were dying forgotten in garrets. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. His other books include Transcendental Magic, Mysteries of the Qabalah, and The Book of Splendours. We wait for them, the heart and the arms wide open. Every day has furnished a new revelation, every new king of the world has been for a day the image and the incarnation of God! It believes all; its faith is simple, submissive, hierarchical, and universal.

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