"I was sent forth from the power, and I have come to those who reflect upon me, and I have been found among those who seek after me. Look upon me, you who reflect upon me, and you hearers, hear me. You who are waiting for me, take me to yourselves. And do not banish me from your sight....Be on your guard! Do not be ignorant of me.... I am the knowledge of my inquiry and the finding of those who seek after me. I am the commanding intent of those who ask of me, who grow powerful from the powers that I know, so to become messengers, sent at my word, in accord with the cycles of divine timing and the inspirations of women and men who dwell within each other." The Thunder, Perfect Mind is an exhortatory poem discovered among the Gnostic manuscripts at Nag Hammadi in 1945 http://www.gnosis.org/naghamm/thunder.html
John Lamb Lash, a comparative mythologist, is recognized as the one who restored the Fallen Goddess material from the remaining gnostic information. In his life changing book, NOT IN HIS IMAGE, he explains the lost knowledge of the vast network of mystery schools of pre-Christian antiquity and the much hidden and suppressed information on the Gnostics, men and women who were the shamans. seers and experimental mystics and educators of the ancient world before Christianity! They comprised the faculty of the mystery schools, from Egypt to Ireland, from the tip of Iberia deep into Asia. The network of the Mystery was a widespread mosaic whose member groups were unified by common dedication of the Magna Mater, the Earth Goddess.
Are the beliefs you hold innate to you, based on your own experience and judgment, or acquired from others without choice or examination on your part? You have the right to believe whatever you like, but is what you believe truly right for you, or is it someone else's of what you ought to believe? With this information you can explore the question of what is a true planetary view, a way to live bonded intimately to the earth and coevolving with the non-human world.
“Without vision, the people die. Without awe, we lack the humility to live and strength to protect what we love, all that makes life worth living. Not in His Image offers a dose of planetary medicine loaded with visionary power that was violently repressed for almost two thousand years.
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