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Occupation with Self

Occupation with Self
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It really would be good to spend more time thinking about yourself, said no spiritual person ever. Because spiritual people know it is always way better to think about others. Occupation with the self only ever leads to one thing—selfishness. Right? It all depends on how we go about it. Listen and learn more.

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Right and Wrong Faith

Right and Wrong Faith
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So many of us are sincere in our desire for spiritual development. But our faith is not whole. There’s this little smidge of doubt that says: “Is this really true? Am I not just making all this up?” What do we do with this? Job one is never going to be: push that aside. Such avoidance is done with the…

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The Importance of Forming Independent Opinions

The Importance of Forming Independent Opinions
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We are all seeking to enter the kingdom of God—the kingdom of love. And then we stub our toes, over and over, on difficulties with other human beings. Doh. We’re full of goodwill and we know about basic spiritual truths and how important love is. But still, obstacles arise. The main problem here is blindness—others’ and our own. In their…

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Self-Love

Self-Love
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Any truth can be distorted into an untruth. This is, hands down, one of the most powerful weapons of evil. Complete untruth is not the problem. But take something true in one setting and apply it over there, where it doesn’t belong—especially when it’s set up as a rigid rule—and we’re in dangerous territory. In this way, any truth can…

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Self-Alienation and the Way Back to the Real Self

Self-Alienation and the Way Back to the Real Self
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Suffering is what we produce in the struggle between the spirit world of truth and the material world, or matter. Because what makes us suffer is untruth. And another word for untruth is unawareness. And matter is what results from unawareness. When we attempt to master our life by mastering matter, what we are really hoping for is mastery over…

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