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117. The holy spirit can heal anything through you

Thursday, May 19, 2022 2929 words 13 mins 1 secs

"The Holy Spirit is the IDEA of healing. Being thought, the idea GAINS AS IT IS SHARED."

As we allow ourselves to be healed, we become healed, and in turn become healers. We are able to give the miracles...

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116. Giving is receiving - heal to be healed

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 2873 words 12 mins 46 secs

"To perceive the healing of your brother as the healing of yourself, is thus the way to remember God."

"To HAVE, GIVE all TO all."

This is hard for an ego-identified person to understand. It sounds backwards. It's saying...

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115. Purification is necessary first

Saturday, Apr 30, 2022 1426 words 6 mins 20 secs

ACIM: "Miracle Principle 7

Miracles are everyone's right, but purification is necessary first."

DICITIONARY: "the process of making something spiritually or ceremonially clean."

What is purification? It is the process of removing "impurities", so that you end up with...

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114. 10 Steps to hell and back

Thursday, Apr 21, 2022 266 words 1 mins 10 secs

1. We had the idea we could be separate from God.

2. We invested the idea with belief, even though it was impossible. We believed in a total opposite to God.

3. This mad idea was projected outward and formed...

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113. Healing is simple

Saturday, Mar 26, 2022 1347 words 5 mins 59 secs

"It is your function to ***recognize for him that what he believes about himself is not the truth***. It is your forgiveness that must show him this. Healing is very simple." "***When a brother behaves insanely, you can heal...

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112. The necessary bridge for healing miracles

Friday, Jun 04, 2021 1545 words 6 mins 51 secs

To be a healer of another person's mind, you have to begin by forming a connection to that person. Somehow your mind has to be in a state where it has ACCESS to the other mind.

The only way to gain...

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111. The transmission of healing power

Thursday, Jun 03, 2021 1301 words 5 mins 46 secs

To transmit large amounts of love to someone, supplies a lack and heals them. All suffering is simply the illusion of a lack of love, ie belief in sin and fear.

But the ego will believe that this undertaking of exprsesion...

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110. Jesus's role in miraculous healing

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 640 words 2 mins 50 secs

In the manual for teachers, there's a section called "Does Jesus have a Special Place in Healing". In this section, it actually talks about how Jesus CAN BE involved in healing. ie miracle working. Which ties in nicely with Jesus...

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109. Taking responsibility for healing

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021 2221 words 9 mins 52 secs

When ACIM talks about the secret of salvation, it goes on to talk about how there is a singular lesson the Holy Spirit teaches, transcendent of all forms of suffering:

"The Holy Spirit will repeat this ONE inclusive lesson of deliverance,...

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108. Becoming an instrument for healing

Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021 996 words 4 mins 25 secs

As you work to forgive yourself and recognize your own innocence, you become more loving. But you're going to find that this cannot happen in isolation.

As you increase your light, and no longer believe sinfulness or guilt within yourself, you're...

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107. Healing others though forgiveness

Sunday, Apr 18, 2021 453 words 2 mins 0 secs

"It is the privilege of the forgiven to forgive."

To me this has always meant that once you have accepted forgiveness for yourself, you now have the POWER to CAUSE others to be forgiven also, healing them and setting them free....

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106. Being truly helpful and not destructive

Thursday, Nov 19, 2020 1358 words 6 mins 2 secs

Your mind has the ability to be either constructive (creative) or destructive. Using the mind for destructive purposes is what the entire ego thought system is about. The whole world was made in an attempt to destroy God and Heaven.


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105. True healing is the undoing of guilt

Friday, Nov 13, 2020 1024 words 4 mins 33 secs

All sickness is just a form of GUILT. And removing this guilt makes sickness IMPOSSIBLE.

Guilt induces sickness because it demands punishment. It is an agreement to suffer. It is the result of NOT forgiving sin, thus believing sin is real....

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104. You can help others to heal

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2020 845 words 3 mins 45 secs

This will fly against everything the ego believes, because the ego says that people are supposed to suffer. That guilt is justified. That punishment is needed. That somehow you are breaking the law if you help someone. Surely it's not...

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103. To forgive the body is to overlook it, which heals it

Saturday, Sep 19, 2020 1724 words 7 mins 39 secs

"To forgive is to OVERLOOK."

Your mind in its natural healthy state, extends outwards and joins with other minds, connecting to them intimately. Your mind extends past your body, past the body of others, and joins with the holiness in them....

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102. Shine your light into your brother's mind to heal them

Tuesday, Sep 01, 2020 2152 words 9 mins 33 secs

You are quite literally A LIGHT.

"The Thought God holds of you is like a star, unchangeable in an eternal sky."

Like a giant magnificent powerful light bulb.

You have a brightness. You shine. You radiate light.

You are a light being, shining brightly...

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101. Sending love to someone heals you both

Tuesday, Sep 01, 2020 515 words 2 mins 17 secs

It may be the most counter-intuitive, impossible thing you can imagine, but if you are feeling like shit, the best thing you can do is to send love to someone.

That sounds like a tall order, in fact maybe seemingly the...

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100. When I am healed I am not healed alone

Sunday, Aug 23, 2020 1759 words 7 mins 49 secs

What if when you become healed, the whole world is transformed in some way and is a little lighter?

This may sound radical, but it does appear to be supported in the course in various ways.

Jesus speaks of how when you...

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99. Healing others

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020 517 words 2 mins 17 secs

"The sick must heal THEMSELVES, for the truth is IN them. But, having OBSCURED it, the light in ANOTHER mind must shine into theirs, because that light IS theirs"

"Perceive in sickness but another call for love, and offer your brother...

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98. Inviting the holy spirit to heal you

Saturday, Jul 04, 2020 1291 words 5 mins 44 secs

At the moment, I am focusing on receiving healing. Much has happened the past several months and I am still recovering from it.

One valuable tool I've found is to repeat short phrases in quick succession. These include:

I surrender

I surrender to...

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