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by Paul West

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36. Being a channel for God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit

Wednesday, Mar 09, 2022 1323 words 5 mins 52 secs

As a child of God, God has placed himself in you, as an extension of his mind, will and power. You don't really "have" anything "of your own", or exclusive to you, because everything God gives is given to...

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35. Collective consciousness - the shared resurrection of Jesus

Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 1261 words 5 mins 36 secs

"Every mind contains all minds, for every mind is one. Such is the truth."

In A Course in Miracles, we are taught in many ways that we are all one. By this we mean, that God created an entire family,...

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34. 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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33. Are you going to accept ALL of what Jesus wrote?

Thursday, Oct 08, 2020 540 words 2 mins 24 secs

A. Sometimes ACIM says things like "God has not many Sons, but only One."

B. Sometimes ACIM says things like "We are the Sons of God Himself and therefore as holy as He is"

Which is true? A? B? or Both? Why...

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32. Jesus talks about how we separated from God and become the ego

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 498 words 2 mins 12 secs

"First, the assumption is implicit that what God has Created can be changed by the mind of Man."

So even before having any sense of what you could change God's creation INTO, you started out with the idea that you COULD...

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31. The powerful demonstration of Jesus' resurrection

Thursday, Dec 06, 2018 849 words 3 mins 46 secs

"We said before that the purpose of the Resurrection was to "demonstrate that no amount of misperception has any influence at all on a Son of God." This ***demonstration*** ***EXONERATES*** those who misperceive, BY ESTABLISHING BEYOND DOUBT that they have...

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30. Jesus does not contradict himself

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 701 words 3 mins 6 secs

One of the really tricky things about A Course in Miracles, is the way that Jesus writes in certain contexts and sometimes it SOUNDS AS IF He is saying something which is totally opposite to what He says somewhere else....

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29. Jesus redefines the meaning of life and death

Monday, Nov 12, 2018 1398 words 6 mins 12 secs

In A Course in Miracles, Jesus gives a new definition for what is life, and what is death. He does not mean that life is "the stuff in this world" and that death is "when bodies are totally dead and...

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28. Words which Jesus redefines the meaning of

Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 700 words 3 mins 6 secs

There are a number of words Jesus uses in a very different way to how we use them. He literally redefines and teaches us a new meaning of these words. This is because we've taught ourselves incorrectly what something IS,...

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27. Jesus' use of words redefines their meaning

Friday, Sep 28, 2018 603 words 2 mins 40 secs

It's interesting how Jesus redefines the meaning of words. It means that when you first read something He says, you might "read into" its meaning based on the meaning of words that you already have, and therefore not understand what...

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26. Be part of the atonement plan as a disciple of Jesus and physician of the Lord

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 233 words 1 mins 2 secs

To accept the atonement for yourself isn't the end. You must help others to awaken also.

"29. The miracle restores the Soul to its fullness. By atoning for lack, it establishes perfect protection. The strength of the Soul leaves no room...

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25. Jesus talks about the devil and Lucifer

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 420 words 1 mins 52 secs

Here in ACIM Jesus talks about the devil. He describes it is another other than our own self denial and what we do to ourselves. He makes it clear, it is not an external power. It is nothing other than...

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24. Oneness does not mean "is one thing" in Jesus's use of the term

Wednesday, May 02, 2018 1501 words 6 mins 40 secs

In A Course in Miracles, whenever Jesus uses the term "oneness" or "one with" or "are one", he DOES NOT MEAN that they are "one thing" like a count of 1.

The classic idea of "oneness" is this ego concept of...

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23. Jesus tells the truth - learning to trust him

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018 583 words 2 mins 35 secs

Jesus is truth-full. He is honest. He is awake. He is aware of everything. He does not lie. He has no reason to hide anything.

Since Jesus IS the Atonement, in order to "accept" the Atonement we are going to have...

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22. Miracle working principles from Jesus

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 1031 words 4 mins 34 secs

I don’t like having to go into Bible references, but there is one statement Jesus made which encapsulates in one place all the key miracle working principles of ACIM. It’s to do with moving mountains. There are different versions but...

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21. The ego gatekeeper - do we trust Jesus?

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 359 words 1 mins 35 secs

The ego in each of us acts like a gatekeeper, or controller, who decides what will be accepted or rejected. Everything has to go through it and meet its approval. It acts like "the boss" who has authority and who...

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Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 3031 words 13 mins 28 secs

I asked Jesus last night fairly bluntly about death, whether a person's body can die without any problems in the mind, and whether a person can be fully awake/enlightened and still go through the death process.

His answer was short and...

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19. The impeccable logic of Jesus

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 2524 words 11 mins 13 secs

I am going to create a new book based entirely on the metaphysical logic of the Course, which will dispel all myths and misunderstandings and arguments about what the Course is teaching, saying and meaning, on an irrefutably logical, black-and-white...

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18. Jesus's vacation brochure for planet Earth

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 795 words 3 mins 31 secs

Come visit planet Earth (death), it's a really great place to be. Rated "zero stars", it's a popular attraction. Wouldn't you like to stay here for ever and ever? It's got bacon. ;-)

Hear what previous visitors had to say about...

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17. Here is an extremely powerful statement from Jesus

Monday, Mar 12, 2018 267 words 1 mins 11 secs

"My Self is ruler of the universe.

It is impossible that anything should come to me unbidden by myself. Even in this world, it is I who rule my destiny. What happens is what I desire. What does not occur is...

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