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A couple of week ago I answered a question about whether or not animals have consciousness (http://acimmentor.blogspot.com/2016/01/ask-does-each-animal-experience.html).My answer provoked several emails of questions and comments. They seemed to be about different aspects of my response but I’ve come to see that they were all related. So I am going to respond to the ideas in them here in one fell…Continue
Sometimes I get comments from students of A Course in Miracles students along these lines: “I have a friend who is always happy and peaceful even though they aren’t spiritual”; “Here I am miserable on this path and I look around at all these people who are content with their lives without working a spiritual path.”
Some people just have happy personalities. I used to clean the house of a woman who had such an upbeat disposition that as a child she was given the…Continue
“What I've been wanting to know about is if we can say definitively whether each animal is experiencing consciousness, and does Jesus say definitively or can we say with certainty whether they suffer or do not suffer? And if each animal can experience its reference point in consciousness, does each one need to have enough lifetimes and/or humans praying for them (since it doesn’t seem they are able to pray themselves) to receive enough prayers so that their next reboot will be as a human…Continue
“What is your experience with synchronicity? Have you found meaningful synchronicities occur between your outer and inner experiences as your awareness of Truth has deepened? Would you have called meeting E and experiencing a Holy Relationship such a synchronicity because you were ready for that Vision at the time? And do you think that she left your company because you needed that particular trial as well, in order to deepen your understanding?” – OT
This mind has…Continue