The Big Lie, and the Madness of the Gods

The True Big Lie, and the Madness of the Gods Trump’s refusal to concede the election, and to claim it was stolen, is now said (by pollsters) to be believed to be true by millions of Americas. This is being called The Big Lie in the press. As I pointed out years ago, the press …

The Shepherds’ Fire

The shepherds’ fire A meditative studyElizabeth Ancrum Mackenzie M.A. Introduction “The coward slave we pass him by The man‟s the gowd for a‟ that. “ (gold) Robert Burns 1759-1796 This meditative study is dedicated to all people of goodwill who see in the lust for power and greed for gold something base, pitiable and socially …

America: the Central Motif

America: the Central Motif (by Patrick Dixon)* *reprinted with permission, and at the same time with a great deal of gratitude that this exists… 1. It could be said that the American Dream has lived within and accompanies the generalized westward motion of those civilizations that are collectively known as the Post Atlantean Epoch, comprising seven …

The Importance of Franz Bardon for the future of Anthroposophy***

The Importance of Franz Bardon for the Future of “Anthroposophy”*** ***[ I experience that word as referring to a scientific Method of Cognition, while – for me at any rate … Spiritual Science is the Content. And like any science, we are free to disagree with Steiner, and let him be a human being, who …

The Secret Solace to all Sexual Identity Riddles

The Secret Solace to all Sexual Identity Riddles. The trickiest – self-growth art to accomplish – is to be a “human” being. Raise the kids to be “human” beings, and the rest will take care of itself. Talking to males, whether men or boys, as if there was something more manly, or boyish, they could …

introducing the three renunciations

Tales from the past … the three renunciations. [while distinctions are made, the reality of the reader will be more chaotic. The three renunciations are a secondary level of life’s teachings … the latter being the Seven Stages of the Passion of Christ, discussed in glorious detail in: “Cowboy Bebop and the physics of thought …

IN Joyous Celebration of the Soul, Art and Music of Discipleship

In Joyous Celebration of the Soul  Art and Music of Discipleship – a moderately serious introductory sketch unveiling a mostly American way of understanding the New Thinking – first some necessary context Recently in the News for Members of the Anthroposophical Society in America (late 2005), was published a wonderful lecture given by Dennis Klocek (author of Climate: …

Four Giants of American Culture

Present Day American Culture – four archetypal personalities – Some years ago, I was in a conversation at a small anthroposophical conference, and I used the term: American culture.  The European anthroposophist sitting next to me snorted, and clearly looking down his long nose at us poor unenlightened Americans, offered this terse commentary: What culture!?!?!  Shall we see? …

The Mystery of the Time of Climate Change

Meanwhile, over in Steiner’s Blind Spot: “Mother Letters” #1 The Joys of Living through the Dying and Becoming of “Western” Civilization, One Moment at a Time … a Symphony of … On occasion, in internet backs and forths, I would play at trumping a Michael reference, with yes, Steiner reveals Michael, yet the difference between …

Qualitative Number Ideas

Qualitative Number Ideas, for a qualitative science, instead of a merely quantitative … Rudolf Steiner spoke of the significance of such numbers as 12, 7, and three … Below I’ve collected many such arrangements … a kind of musical undercurrent … resounding and rhythmic … twelves God the Mother God the Father multifarious unitary luminous …