This class is an exploration of mysticism, what it is and what it is not. It provides the framework for the student to live a more mystical life in present time. Each student sets a personal intention for his or her own life. Emphasis is given to the practice of meditation and the practice of witnessing consciousness. This class is ideal for anyone seeking to deepen his or her own awareness of the Divine reality in daily living.
Textbooks: The Essential Mystics: The Soul’s Journey into Truth – Andrew Harvey
7 Paths to God: The Ways of the Mystic – Joan Borysenko
The Foundations of Mysticism – Joel Goldsmith
Entering the Castle: Finding the Inner Path to God and Your Soul’s Purpose – Caroline Myssstudents understanding and knowledge of the principles presented in the Edinburgh Lectures by Thomas Troward. Each week is devoted to a different chapter with the Core Principles from the Foundational Courses outlined.
Textbook: Edinburgh Lectures on Mental Science – Thomas Troward