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46. The secret of salvation stems from your immortality

Monday, Mar 27, 2023 1413 words 6 mins 16 secs

The "secret of salvation" is simply the recognition that, if you are suffering in any way, you must have done it to yourself. No-one else could have done it to you, because you are immortal and invulnerable.

Paired with...

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45. Can you change or be changed if you are immortal?

Monday, Mar 27, 2023 1440 words 6 mins 24 secs1 comments

"This in no way contradicts the changelessness of mind as GOD created it. But YOU think that you HAVE changed it, as long as you learn through the ego. This DOES place you in a position of needing to...

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44. Show him you had no hurt of him

Saturday, Mar 25, 2023 932 words 4 mins 8 secs

"Brother, ****there is no death. And this you learn when**** you but wish to ****show your brother that you had no hurt of him****. He thinks your blood is on his hands, and so he stands condemned. But it...

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43. Life or death, it's your choice

Friday, Mar 17, 2023 1523 words 6 mins 46 secs

"What COULD you choose between, but life or death, waking or sleeping, war or peace, your dream or your reality?"

There is only one choice in the world. Not a million choices. Not a million scenarios. Not a million...

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42. The goal of life

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2023 1184 words 5 mins 15 secs

"But to the Holy Spirit, the goal is life, which HAS no end."

The Holy Spirit's goal is eternal life and immortality. That means everything he is doing is working towards the complete resurrection of the entire sonship back to...

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41. Forgiveness is symbolic of your immortality

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 1098 words 4 mins 52 secs

In this world, "forgiveness is an earthly form of love". What that means is that REAL love is of Heaven, and on earth the best we can do is a REFLECTION of love projected into the mirror of the...

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40. You must demonstrate your immortality physically

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2022 2012 words 8 mins 56 secs

To prove that your mind is restored to sanity and to its truly immortal nature, you must also be willing to prove physically that you are invulnerable. This demonstration of invulnerability requires great confidence, in that even when others attempt...

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39. I am only the immortal spirit God created me as

Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 991 words 4 mins 24 secs

When you are in this world, it seems that who and what you are, is of this world. That you are a body.

When you are in heaven, who and what you are, is of heaven. You are spirit/mind without a...

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38. The return to your immortal nature

Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 583 words 2 mins 35 secs

For many years I’ve had this strange knowing in the background, that the course is about immortality. But in our society, immortality is laughed upon as something utterly impossible and ridiculous.

I did not see hardly anyone else speaking of the...

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37. Invulnerability, safety and protection

Thursday, Jul 29, 2021 1439 words 6 mins 23 secs

Mind in its natural state, experiences a sense of safety. This safety is based on the fact that the mind doesn't see itself as at the effect of anything external. It does not believe in being caused against its will....

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36. Are you pretending to be mortal again?

Saturday, Jun 26, 2021 656 words 2 mins 54 secs

You are an immortal being but you keep trying to prove you're not.

In sickness we attempt to prove we can be hurt.

In fear we attempt to prove we can have reason to be concerned.

In suffering we attempt to prove something...

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35. Sickness is impossible for immortals

Thursday, Jun 10, 2021 1478 words 6 mins 34 secs

What you are, what everyone is, is only that which God has given you to be. There is no other truth about you. The only truth about you is the truth you have inherited from God, who is the only...

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34. Immortal beings keep trying to die

Wednesday, Jun 09, 2021 421 words 1 mins 52 secs

We are immortal beings. But we keep trying to prove that we're not.That's what all the activities of the world are about. All the sickness and suffering. All the death. All the guilt and fear. It's all people trying to...

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33. Are you aware of your immortal self?

Monday, Nov 16, 2020 971 words 4 mins 18 secs

"I am still as God created me."

"You are immortal and you cannot die."

One of the major hurdles in the separation, is that it has actually made yourself distant to yourself. There are blockages, barriers, obstacles, obstructions, walls, that have entered...

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32. You are immortal and you cannot die

Sunday, Nov 15, 2020 1160 words 5 mins 9 secs

"You are immortal and you cannot die" - ACIM

Let’s take a moment to put everything in its proper perspective and remember THE TRUTH.

YOU are immortal. God created you with eternal life. You can NEVER DIE. You can never be sick,...

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31. Un-asked-for suffering - can the body be immortal?

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 2703 words 12 mins 0 secs

Sometimes it *seems* as if something happens to us that we did not choose. Let's say, something physical in the world comes along and hurts your body. Maybe its a car crash. Maybe someone is having a bad day and...

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30. You are immortal and you cannot die

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 586 words 2 mins 36 secs

"But you can confuse yourself with things that do."

The entire function of the Curriculum, is to return you to awareness of Heaven, your true home, where you remain with God in PERFECT IMMORTALITY.

Every single thing in the course is geared...

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29. You have a permanent self which will not end

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 497 words 2 mins 12 secs

This false non-duality idea of "you don't have a self" is not part of ACIM itself and is only something that people have projected onto it in attempting to mis-understand it.

You DO have a self, a PERMANENT soul, which God...

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28. Fear is an attempt to hurt yourself and deny your immortality

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 3076 words 13 mins 40 secs

"All forms of sickness, even unto death, are physical expressions of the FEAR of awakening."

Fear is not "just fear". It's not just "an emotion". It's not just "one thing". It's not just "a reaction". Everything that fear appears to be,...

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27. ACIM teaches you are immortal and resurrection returns you to eternal life

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 1222 words 5 mins 25 secs

A Course in Miracles is a teaching us to leave a dream of mortality, and return to a state of immortality. Everything in the course points to this. You are not merely substituting one limited illusion for another. You are...

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