A Course in Miracles Blog

by Paul West

Blog Main Index

ACIM Articles about Law

DeathEarth world hellEgoEqualityGodGuiltInnocenceMindMiraclesOnenessSeparationSinSpecialnessTruth

20. The ego tries to violate the golden rule

Monday, Oct 31, 2022 1680 words 7 mins 28 secs

The golden rule is the nature and law of God. In God, everything is equal and shared. What applies to one brother applies to all brothers. What is true of me is true of you. But even moreso, because...

Read More

19. Miracles can break the laws of physics

Thursday, Mar 17, 2022 2436 words 10 mins 49 secs

"What He (Holy Spirit) enables you to do is clearly NOT of this world, for miracles violate every law of reality, as this world judges it. Every law of time and space, of magnitude and mass, of prediction and control,...

Read More

18. The laws that run the world

Saturday, Jan 01, 2022 756 words 3 mins 21 secs1 comments

The ego thought system is a system within the mind. It is not physical. The ego has used its distortion of the law of PROJECTION in order to try to place this content OUTSIDE the mind, which has resulted in...

Read More

17. Innocence vs Guilt and the Golden Rule

Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 710 words 3 mins 9 secs

"When you forgive the world YOUR guilt, YOU will be free of it. Its innocence does NOT demand your guilt, nor does your guiltlessness rest on ITS sins. This is the obvious, a secret kept from no-one but yourself. And...

Read More

16. Many opinions on the truth? The first law of chaos

Saturday, Feb 08, 2020 1350 words 6 mins 0 secs

"The first chaotic law is that the truth is different for everyone. Like all these principles, this one maintains that each is separate, and has a different set of thoughts which sets him off from others. This principle evolves from...

Read More

15. You do it to yourself and others - the Golden Rule

Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 2030 words 9 mins 1 secs

The Golden Rule states that whatever is true of one Son of God is true of another. Because all of God's children are perfect equals. This means that anything true of you is true of the entire sonship. You are...

Read More

14. What is the authority problem and why do you have an opinion?

Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 2967 words 13 mins 11 secs

The authority problem is an issue of authorship, power, and causality. ie, who is the author? Who caused? Who has the power to do so? Why has the authority to decide what the truth is?

God is the primary authority who...

Read More

13. Miracles break all the laws of this physical world

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 463 words 2 mins 3 secs

"The Holy Spirit is invisible, but you can see the results of His Presence, and through them, you will learn that He is there. What He enables you to do is clearly NOT of this world, for miracles violate every...

Read More

12. Miracles break all the laws of this world, they are supernatural

Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018 597 words 2 mins 39 secs


"Miracles do not obey the laws of this world. They merely follow from the laws of...

Read More

11. The Golden Rule - God’s law of permanent equality

Sunday, Nov 25, 2018 1379 words 6 mins 7 secs


Because God creates in His own likeness, all creations are of the same nature. What is true of one, is true of another. They are all equal and identical. This establishes "The...

Read More

10. The ego's laws that run planet Earth - the planet of death

Thursday, Sep 06, 2018 2951 words 13 mins 6 secs

"There is not one principle the world upholds but violates the truth of what love is, and what you are as well."

The physical planet, Earth, was made by us as a place of "hell", in an attempt to make a...

Read More

9. The one law of God

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 1151 words 5 mins 6 secs

God has one law. It is very simple.

God can only create in his own likeness. He doesn't know anything else. He creates beings - sons or souls - who are all identical to Him, and therefore are identical to each...

Read More

8. The golden rule

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 952 words 4 mins 13 secs

"You should truly give as you have truly received. The Golden Rule can work effectively only on this basis. "

"...This is the opposite of the Golden Rule, and having placed this rule upside down, the reverse of miracles, or projection,...

Read More

7. God's only law: The Golden Rule - ACIM in a nutshell

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 1846 words 8 mins 12 secs


In A Course in Miracles the "Golden Rule" is a fundamental LAW of God. It is true in Heaven AND on Earth.

The rule is a law of creation, a law...

Read More

6. The ego's laws of chaos - the need for specialness

Tuesday, Mar 06, 2018 692 words 3 mins 4 secs

"The first chaotic law is that the truth is different for everyone. 2 Like all these principles, this one maintains that each is separate and has a different set of thoughts that set him off from others. 3 This principle...

Read More


Saturday, Oct 07, 2017 2512 words 11 mins 9 secs

Your mind is always obeying the laws which Oneness established for all minds, regardless of whether you are in the ego or not. These laws are permanent and unavoidable.

These laws are fully obvious and correctly obeyed when you have True...

Read More

4. The way you are meant to function correctly

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 355 words 1 mins 34 secs

The way you are meant to function correctly, as a child of God, is to be joined to God, plugged into His mind, hooked up to His Divine Health and absolute abundance, and sharing in all of His Power.

You are...

Read More

3. You must obey and play by the metaphysical law

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 537 words 2 mins 23 secs

Unfortunately for you, you do not get to set the rules of existence. You do not get to invent or manipulate the metaphysics. The law. You are never above the law. The law is always operating even if you are...

Read More

2. What applies to others applies to you

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 156 words 0 mins 41 secs


The other person is guilty and therefore I am guilty also...

.....OR ....

The other person is innocent and therefore I am innocent also.

There is no other option.

There is no 'they are guilty and I am innocent'. There is no 'they are...

Read More

1. Seek and do not find is the rule of the ego

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 846 words 3 mins 45 secs

"Seek and do not find" is the absolute rule of the ego's way of perceiving.

It's very simple logic.

1) You already have everything you need. You are love.

2) Deny everything you are. "It's not in you".

3) Feel deprived and lacking and...

Read More
For updates, subscribe to RSS using: ©2021 Paul West