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Whitsun 2020: World Pandemic as Universal Pentecost

Beginning with observations of parallels between the first Pentecost in 33 AD and Whitsun 2020, we explore how today's worldwide pandemic is a true gift from the spiritual world.  Our discussion focuses on how even the great crises and disasters humanity is currently experiencing and perpetuating are evidence that we are beginning to awaken as conscious spiritual beings capable of perceiving and partnering with the spiritual world.  Specific action steps are offered that will enable us to step forward into our identity and destiny as divine messengers of Freedom and Love. 

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Introductory Series 1: Nature of the Human Being
  • Seven-Fold Nature of the Human Being
  • Physical Body and the 12 Senses
  • Sleeping and Dreaming
Introductory Series 2: Meditation & Exercises
  • Rudolf Steiner's Practice of Meditation
  • The Six Basic Exercises
  • The Foundation Stone Meditation
Introductory Series 3: Becoming Human
  • Compassion and Forgiveness
  • How Young People Find Their Destiny
  • Staying Connected
Introductory Series 4: Human Being and the Cosmos
  • The Human Being and the Stars
  • Astrosophy and Birth Charts
  • Brian Answers YouTube Questions

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Basic Books Series 1: Theosophy
  • Theosophy
  • Parzival and the Search for the Holy Grail
  • Rudolf Steiner’s Life and Work
Basic Books Series 2: How To Know Higher Worlds
  • How To Know Higher Worlds
  • The Nature of the Human Being
  • Biography Work
Basic Books Series 3: Philosophy of Freedom
  • Philosophy of Freedom
  • Karma and Reincarnation
  • Human Being, Image of Creation
Basic Books Series 4: Introduction to Esoteric Science
  • Cosmology
  • Spiritual Guidance of Humanity
  • Life Between Death and Rebirth
  • Planetary Seals
Basic Books Series 5: Christianity as Mystical Fact
  • Christianity as Mystical Fact
  • Christianity and Evolution
  • Esoteric Christianity
  • The Fifth Gospel

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Topical Series 1: Parzival’s Quest for the Holy Grail
  • Parzival’s Search for the Holy Grail
  • In Search of Parzival
  • Parzival’s Quest
Topical Series 2: Esoteric Architecture
  • Mystery Wisdom of Chartres
  • Goetheanum
Topical Series 3: Death, Karma, Reincarnation, and Staying Connected
  • Death and Reincarnation
  • Four Pairs of Karmic Strems
  • The Sun Mysteries
  • Life Between Death and Rebirth
Topical Series 4: The Gospel and Apocalypse of John
  • Gospel of John, Logos, and Sophia
  • Apocalypse of John
  • Apocalypse of John in our Time
  • The Logos in Genesis, John, and the Apocalypse
Topical Series 5: Festival Cycle of the Year
  • Michaelmas Meditation
  • The Last Supper
  • Easter Christ Cycle

One of the first qualities that must be cultivated by people who want to achieve independent perception of higher realities is unreserved and unbiased devotion to what human life and the world outside us has to reveal.

If we approach any phenomenon with a preconceived notion derived from our life as it has been until now, we shut ourselves off from the quiet yet pervasive influence this phenomenon can have on us.

While learning, we must be able at any moment to make ourselves into a totally empty vessel into which the world we do not know can flow.

Moments of recognition happen only when any prejudice or criticism coming from us is silenced.

For instance, it makes no difference whether we are wiser than the person we are meeting – even a child with minimal understanding has something to disclose to the greatest sage."

- Rudolf Steiner, Theosophy

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