is the Ego?
ego is idolatry—the sign of limited and separated
self, born in a body, doomed to suffer and to end its
life in death. It is the will that sees the Will of
God as enemy, and takes a form in which it is denied.
The ego is the "proof" that strength is weak and love
is fearful, life is really death, and what opposes God
alone is true.
In fear it stands
beyond the everywhere, apart from All, in separation
from the Infinite. In its insanity it thinks it has
become a victor over God Himself. And in its terrible
autonomy it "sees" the Will of God has been
destroyed. It dreams of punishment, and trembles at
the figures in its dreams; its enemies, who seek to
murder it before it can ensure its safety by attacking
ego is idolatry—the sign of limited
and separated self, born in a body, doomed
to suffer and to end its life in death.
Son of God is egoless.
What can he know
of madness and the death of God, when he abides in Him?
What can he know of sorrow and of suffering, when he
lives in the eternal joy?
all there is surrounding him is everlasting peace, forever
conflict-free and undisturbed, in deepest silence and
reality is not to see the ego and...
laws and its beliefs,
plans for its salvation, and
cost belief in it entails.
suffering, the price for faith in it, is so immense,
that crucifixion of the Son of God is offered daily
at its darkened shrine, and blood must flow before the
altar where its sickly followers prepare to die.
will one lily of forgiveness change the darkness into
light; the altar to illusions to the shrine of Life
Itself. And peace will be restored forever to the holy
minds which God created as His Son, His dwelling place,
His joy, His love, completely His, completely one with
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