It is written in the introduction to A Course In Miracles, "The opposite of love is fear, but what is all-encompassing can have no opposite."
In John's first letter, he writes, "God is love...There is no room in love for fear." 4:18.
The major psychiatric disorder in the United States are anxiety disorders. Psychotropic medications flood the market as well as alcohol and street drugs such as cannabis.
Politicians campaign for election stoking fear throughout the land which only they can save the population from.
The wise person laughs at the fears the ego generates.
The sufferings inflicted are the joke of the ego.
The idea of the Perennial Philosophy of Aldous Huxley leads one to the idea that God is too big for any one religion. How is it that sometimes people outgrow their religion of childhood? James Fowler, among others, has mapped out a model of spiritual development. Osho says that a person cannot enter into a spiritual life until he/she rebels against childish religious beliefs. Notes On A Spiritual Life intends to explore deeper understandings of an authentic spiritual life.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Are you controlled by fear?
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