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He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.” And he said to him, “You have

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Silkworms and Butterflies: Part Two

And now let us see what becomes of this silkworm, for all that I have been saying about it is leading up to this. When it is in this state of prayer, and quite dead to the world, it comes

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Posted in 5th Mansions - Chapter 2, Stories and Parables

Silkworms and Butterflies

You will have heard of the wonderful way in which silk is made–a way which no one could invent but God–and how it comes from a kind of seed which looks like tiny peppercorns . . . When the warm

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Half-Learned Spiritual Guides

Of this I have the fullest experience; and I have also experience of timid, half-learned men whose shortcomings have cost me very dear. At any rate, my own opinion is that anyone who does not believe that God can do

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Prayer of Recollection – A Story

Prayer of Recollection: Part Three Back in the 80’s Sam attended a conservative church. This came with a long list of things you shouldn’t do and a much shorter list of things you could do. Then the winds of freedom

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Posted in 4th Mansions - Chapter 3, Stories and Parables