[RSArchive Icon]
 Version 2.5.4
 Table of Contents | Search ]
Rudolf Steiner Archive Home


[Spacing]
Searching Rudolf Steiner Lectures (Alphabetically)
Matches

You may select a new search term and repeat your search. Searches are not case sensitive, and you can use regular expressions in your queries.


Enter your search term:
by: title, keyword, or context
   


   Query type: 
    Query was: epoch
  

Here are the matching lines in their respective documents. Select one of the highlighted words in the matching lines below to jump to that point in the document.

  • Title: Lecture: The Ahrimanic Deception
    Matching lines:
    • only at the beginning — the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. It has
    • replaced the Greco-Latin Epoch, which we reckon from the middle of the
    • further back still, we have the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch. I have merely
    • whole, we place the epoch in which we feel ourselves standing as
    • Epoch, the Mystery of Golgotha took place. And from many different
    • man in that epoch of evolution — brilliant in a certain way,
    • powerful in the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch. If we look at the confused
    • which man has really outgrown in the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch. The
  • Title: Lecture: The Ahrimanic Deception
    Matching lines:
    • only at the beginning — the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. It has
    • replaced the Greco-Latin Epoch, which we reckon from the middle of the
    • further back still, we have the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch. I have merely
    • whole, we place the epoch in which we feel ourselves standing as
    • Epoch, the Mystery of Golgotha took place. And from many different
    • man in that epoch of evolution — brilliant in a certain way,
    • powerful in the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch. If we look at the confused
    • which man has really outgrown in the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch. The
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy and Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • back on early cultural epochs — for instance, to the time when people
    • they take part in every epoch.
    • succeeding epochs. Our souls incarnated in times before Christ united
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy and Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • back on early cultural epochs — for instance, to the time when people
    • they take part in every epoch.
    • succeeding epochs. Our souls incarnated in times before Christ united
  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture I: The uniform plan of World History. The Confluence of three spiritual streams in the Bhagavad Gita.
    Matching lines:
    • souls who, belonging to a later epoch of mankind, could no longer
    • transition from one epoch to another, that the soul, if it is to
  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture III: The union of the three streams in the Christ Impulse, the Teaching of Krishna.
    Matching lines:
    • wait long epochs before he can appear.
    • only appears once in a cosmic epoch; if we can form such a conception
  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture IV: The nature of the Bhagavad Gita and the significance of the Epistles of St. Paul. How the Christ Impulse surpasses the Krishna Impulse.
    Matching lines:
    • occurring at the same epoch as that which we call the
    • between the third and fourth Post-Atlantean epochs there should occur
    • spiritual conditions of mankind in the third epoch of humanity —
    • the Chaldean-Egyptian — and the following epochs, we must say: In
    • ourselves a man of that epoch, we can only do so by saying: To those
    • another, that which comes, as it were, from the old epoch, comes into
    • conflict with that which is coming in the new epoch; for these things
    • from the father. The attributes of the fourth epoch, the Graeco-Latin
    • were there, but those of the third, the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch, still
    • their attributes belonging to the old epoch, still work in their
    • may describe the transition from the third epoch of humanity to the
    • struggled against that which was important in the third epoch? Who was
    • bring in the new, that which kills the third epoch and does away with
    • Krishna is the hero of the setting third Post-Atlantean epoch of
    • of the third cosmic epoch. It all corresponds when rightly understood.
    • Thus we have brought before our souls the end of that epoch, which was
    • light had descended as far as the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch, there
    • between the spirit and the more external soul-part. In this epoch
    • occurred the Mystery of Golgotha. Could we describe this epoch as
    • describing just what belonged to that epoch! If anyone describes it
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: The Bible and Wisdom
    Matching lines:
    • That which in a given epoch has become an universal blessing to men —
  • Title: Lecture: The Bible and Wisdom
    Matching lines:
    • That which in a given epoch has become an universal blessing to men —
  • Title: Lecture: The Moral as the Source of World-Creative Power
    Matching lines:
    • epoch there existed a knowledge — in earlier times a more
    • what radiates from man. And in every epoch the initiates
    • things is provided by the fact that in an epoch when great power was
  • Title: Lecture: Christ in Relation to Lucifer and Ahriman
    Matching lines:
    • This time of year has been most favorable in those epochs when human
  • Title: Lecture: Christ in Relation to Lucifer and Ahriman
    Matching lines:
    • This time of year has been most favorable in those epochs when human
  • Title: Lecture: The Concepts of Original Sin and Grace
    Matching lines:
    • received his ego. These happenings belong to an epoch preceding that
    • animal, but in other epochs he passed through a stage of evolution
    • when he had these three bodies only — epochs when there were as yet
    • there came the Luciferic influence. In that epoch of his evolution man
    • the incarnations. The farther we go back towards the Atlantean epoch,
    • concepts, incapable of exercising sway over epochs of civilization.
    • men, but that from epoch to epoch He would bring them new revelations.
  • Title: Lecture: The Concepts of Original Sin and Grace
    Matching lines:
    • received his ego. These happenings belong to an epoch preceding that
    • animal, but in other epochs he passed through a stage of evolution
    • when he had these three bodies only — epochs when there were as yet
    • there came the Luciferic influence. In that epoch of his evolution man
    • the incarnations. The farther we go back towards the Atlantean epoch,
    • concepts, incapable of exercising sway over epochs of civilization.
    • men, but that from epoch to epoch He would bring them new revelations.
  • Title: Lecture: Esoteric Studies: Cosmic Ego and Human Ego
    Matching lines:
    • epochs. And we have often spoken of the fact that we can distinguish
    • ancient Indian cultural epoch; of the second, the great ancient
    • Persian epoch; of the third, the Egypto-Chaldaic-Babylonian; and of
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, since 1413.
    • have gone through various incarnations in these successive cultural epochs
    • of the epochs, appropriated this or that from their experiences, brought
    • previously experienced in the different cultural epochs.
    • was formed and developed in each cultural epoch — but note well that
    • beings permit to work upon them all that our epoch of civilization can
    • during the Greco-Latin epoch the intellectual or rational soul was
    • preeminently developed; during the Egypto-Chaldean-Babylonian epoch,
    • cultural epochs, in one or, in most cases, in several incarnations.
    • And in that epoch which will follow our own as the sixth
    • post-Atlantean epoch, that member will be especially developed which
    • epoch, that which we characterize as Life-Spirit, and which in
    • Indian epoch? Anyone who has understood really should not ask this
    • said, the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the Greco-Latin, will appear to
    • lives its inner life; and in our fifth post-Atlantean epoch it lives
    • time in an epoch in which this ego has the great and special mission
    • the next, the sixth post-Atlantean epoch, then we recognize that
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Esoteric Studies: Cosmic Ego and Human Ego
    Matching lines:
    • epochs. And we have often spoken of the fact that we can distinguish
    • ancient Indian cultural epoch; of the second, the great ancient
    • Persian epoch; of the third, the Egypto-Chaldaic-Babylonian; and of
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, since 1413.
    • have gone through various incarnations in these successive cultural epochs
    • of the epochs, appropriated this or that from their experiences, brought
    • previously experienced in the different cultural epochs.
    • was formed and developed in each cultural epoch — but note well that
    • beings permit to work upon them all that our epoch of civilization can
    • during the Greco-Latin epoch the intellectual or rational soul was
    • preeminently developed; during the Egypto-Chaldean-Babylonian epoch,
    • cultural epochs, in one or, in most cases, in several incarnations.
    • And in that epoch which will follow our own as the sixth
    • post-Atlantean epoch, that member will be especially developed which
    • epoch, that which we characterize as Life-Spirit, and which in
    • Indian epoch? Anyone who has understood really should not ask this
    • said, the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the Greco-Latin, will appear to
    • lives its inner life; and in our fifth post-Atlantean epoch it lives
    • time in an epoch in which this ego has the great and special mission
    • the next, the sixth post-Atlantean epoch, then we recognize that
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Evidences of Bygone Ages In Modern Civilisation
    Matching lines:
    • began only during the Atlantean epoch, when conditions rendering such
    • Atlantean epoch was fundamentally different from the later, and anyone
    • prevailed right on into the Atlantean epoch; it was not until the
    • second half of the Atlantean epoch that the evolutionary process
    • catastrophe. The mission of the Post-Atlantean epoch was to develop in
    • ceased in the course of the Post-Atlantean epoch. But what disappeared
    • characteristics and faculties of the Atlantean epoch still survived,
    • possible for such a people, in the Post-Atlantean epoch, to have
    • of Atlantean peoples. In the leading races of the Post-Atlantean epoch
    • Post-Atlantean epoch a constitution of soul reminiscent of the
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, but for that of Atlantis, when human beings were
    • We are now confronting another epoch, in which imprisoned spirituality
    • from the Atlantean epoch there has survived upon our Earth, an
    • every epoch has its own mission, and that of Western culture is to
    • joyful acceptance of what has been preserved from ancient epochs of
  • Title: Lecture: 'Chance' and Present-day Consciousness. An Easter Meditation
    Matching lines:
    • originates from an epoch when the human being was not thrown back
  • Title: Lecture: The Forces of the Human Soul and Their Inspirers. Kalewala: The Epic
    Matching lines:
    • given to the world in different epochs and in multifarious ways.
    • innate clairvoyance. Turning our gaze to past epochs in the
    • directly from and was inspired by the human ether-body; in the epoch
    • Astral Body; in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch by the Sentient Soul; in the
    • epoch by the Consciousness Soul. There will follow a form of culture
    • epoch. It is clearly perceptible, and permits of no denial, that this
    • Post-Atlantean epoch is that spiritual life is all interwoven,
    • same epoch comes the impulse of the Mystery of Golgotha — and
    • glory in the epoch of ancient India. The period from the fourteenth to
    • inspired by the astral body, corresponding to the epoch of ancient
    • year; and the Graeco-Latin epoch is reflected in the life of the
    • Being who had lived during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch, had
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of culture called the “Christ,” and Who
  • Title: Lecture: The Idea of Reincarnation and Its Introduction Into Western Culture
    Matching lines:
    • progress in that he passes through the successive epochs and
    • epoch of culture, he does not vanish from the field of evolution, but
    • The First Post-Atlantean epoch of culture after the great Atlantean
    • will its heights be reattained until the Seventh Post-Atlantean epoch
    • indicative of the character of this epoch: “Better it is to be a
    • Shades.” This indicates that in an epoch of golden prime on the
    • the blessings and high lights of one particular epoch, this most
    • epochs which lack certain characteristics. Although we speak again and
    • epoch, we do less than justice to the greatness and significance of
  • Title: Lecture: The Mission of the Earth
    Matching lines:
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch — it would actually be true to say, in the
    • the ancient Graeco-Latin epoch. What, in reality, does it signify in
    • If during the Graeco-Latin epoch, men could only become philosophers
    • arose only very gradually during the Graeco-Latin epoch. I have told
    • point to the fact that in the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of culture,
    • We look at the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of culture and perceive,
    • poured into evolution during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch. Even
    • Post-Atlantean epoch; in that epoch it streamed into humanity. And now
    • order to flow into evolution during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch at
  • Title: Lecture: The Signature of Human Evolution The Advancing Individuality
    Matching lines:
    • unfold in future times, and also, of course, in our own epoch. We
    • The Christ Impulse came, so to say, in the middle of the epoch
    • following upon the great Atlantean catastrophe. This epoch may be said
    • Earth-evolution. We have only to study the Graeco-Latin epoch of
    • compared with a similar feature in the preceding Third epoch and in
    • our own epoch.
    • could only arise in an epoch when the Divine Spiritual was known to
    • the preceding epoch — and with buildings which, in our own epoch,
    • same applies to the architecture of Asia Minor. In our own epoch,
    • of understanding the architectural forms of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch
    • — the Third Post-Atlantean epoch — knew that he must raise
    • the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch knew that in the physical world he was
    • Since the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch these conditions have changed —
    • Our own epoch is a kind of recapitulation of the Egypto-Chaldean
    • period. Of the Graeco-Latin epoch there is no recapitulation, for it
    • lies in the middle of the seven consecutive periods. The Third epoch
    • epoch, that of ancient Persian culture, will be recapitulated in the
    • Sixth epoch by which our own will be followed; and in the far distant
    • Seventh epoch, before a stupendous catastrophe, the First epoch, that
    • the Fourth epoch — the Impulse for the re-ascent. This Impulse had its
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Form-creating Forces
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of evolution are contained in the physical body, the ether-body
    • Post-Atlantean epoch is in preparation, together with its paramount
    • criterion. In the Sixth epoch the criterion all over the Earth will be
    • that just as there was one leading race in each of the culture-epochs
    • ancient Persia, of the Egypto-Chaldean and Graeco-Latin epochs. But
    • It is already apparent that our epoch will be succeeded by another of
    • quite a different character, an epoch when, all over the Earth, the
    • beings belonging to the Sixth epoch of culture — for they, in the
    • Sixth epoch. Such a statement would be entirely at variance with true
    • fundamental character of the Sixth epoch of culture, is no kind of
    • repetition of epochs of time; but those who see meaning and purpose in
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • we take as our subject an epoch stretching from ancient Egypt down to
    • going to look backward over much wider and more comprehensive epochs.
    • ancient Egypt during Egyptian cultural epoch, that the same souls are
    • After this culture there followed another, the second cultural epoch
    • this period. The epoch begins in the eighth pre-Christian century,
    • the working of wonderful forces through the various epochs and the
    • relationships of the epochs to each other. If we begin by looking at
    • schools of the initiates it was known that our fifth epoch was
    • connected with the third epoch. These mysterious connections stood at
    • epoch the soul experienced something quite different than in the Greek
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • first cultural epoch of this period will repeat itself in the last,
    • turn. At the end of our fifth great epoch, the post-Atlantean, there
    • close of the Atlantean epoch. Through the War of All Against All, the
    • seventh culture of the fifth epoch will find its conclusion. These are
    • of such repetitions, saying that the first cultural epoch repeats
    • If we wish to understand the cultural epochs more clearly, we must
    • look at whole epochs of time and at many peoples, with all their
    • epoch. After great fire-catastrophes had terminated this Lemurian
    • epoch, our earth gradually entered a condition that could produce the
    • Now let us recapitulate the four epochs in the evolution of our earth.
    • First, let us bring to mind the epoch in which sun and moon were still
    • visible only to spiritual eyes. Then we come to the second epoch. We
    • moon-plus-earth as a world of evil. Then we come to a third epoch,
    • that are the result of this threeness. Then we come to a fourth epoch.
    • is the epoch that closes with huge water-catastrophes, the time of
    • see him pass through the cultural epochs of the post-Atlantean time;
    • are nothing else than memories of the ancient epochs of the earth.
    • happened earlier. It is a repetition of the first epoch of the earth,
    • religion of the Persians is a remembrance of the second epoch of the
    • In the third cultural epoch, man had to say to himself, “In me
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • the third epoch's astral trinity of sun, earth, and moon.
    • epochs, and also with the old clairvoyant disposition. So it was
    • So did things stand about the middle of the Atlantean epoch. We will
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. We saw how there stood before the soul of the neophyte an ideal
    • culture, were transmitted to the following epochs, and were
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • occurred in the second epoch, when the sun withdrew from the earth,
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • which we view as a symbol of an epoch of cosmic evolution, is far
    • take place. Therefore we cannot apply to more ancient epochs the
    • epochs. Thus the most manifold forms could appear. For example, the
    • middle of the Atlantean epoch. Earlier there was an intermediate
    • stage. At a certain epoch in this intermediate stage, a change of
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • evolution progressed further through the various epochs.
    • cultural epoch, in the Egyptian-Babylonian-Assyrian-Chaldean culture.
    • epochs of the post-Atlantean time. Men had learned to value the
    • The fourth epoch, the Greco-Latin, is the period when man came even
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 10
    Matching lines:
    • this last epoch, the more he learned to love the physical world and
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 11
    Matching lines:
    • From our studies of the earlier great epochs of earth evolution we can
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture 12
    Matching lines:
    • studied the four post-Atlantean epochs up to the appearance of
    • evolved the ancient Indian epoch, the ancient Persian epoch, and the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch. In the description of the fourth epoch, the
    • the present cultural epoch. We have seen how, in this Greco-Latin
    • tragedy, sought to portray his own union with this epoch of culture.
    • post-Atlantean epochs. No other period would have been the right one.
    • the Egyptian epoch man was already entangled in the physical world.
  • Title: Lecture: The Etherisation of the Blood
    Matching lines:
    • each other, thrust each other away. In every epoch of Earth evolution
    • epoch. At the time when Christ Jesus lived on Earth, preceding
    • Then will come the epoch when the Earth passes into conditions of
    • epoch, and since the coming of Gautama Buddha it has spoken with
  • Title: Lecture: The Etherisation of the Blood
    Matching lines:
    • each other, thrust each other away. In every epoch of Earth evolution
    • epoch. At the time when Christ Jesus lived on Earth, preceding
    • Then will come the epoch when the Earth passes into conditions of
    • epoch, and since the coming of Gautama Buddha it has spoken with
  • Title: Evil and the Future of Man
    Matching lines:
    • evolution of mankind during the epoch of the Spiritual Soul, in which
    • epoch, the mystery of death is closely connected, from a certain side,
    • the epoch of the Spiritual Soul this can be achieved only in full
    • the bodily nature of man in a far distant epoch. How they did so, you
    • fellow-man as he must learn to see him in the course of this epoch,
    • it will go on into the following epoch — but the third millennium will
    • soul of man — the whole of the sixth epoch of civilisation and part
    • of the seventh. And in the seventh epoch a little will be achieved of
  • Title: Evil and the Future of Man
    Matching lines:
    • evolution of mankind during the epoch of the Spiritual Soul, in which
    • epoch, the mystery of death is closely connected, from a certain side,
    • the epoch of the Spiritual Soul this can be achieved only in full
    • the bodily nature of man in a far distant epoch. How they did so, you
    • fellow-man as he must learn to see him in the course of this epoch,
    • it will go on into the following epoch — but the third millennium will
    • soul of man — the whole of the sixth epoch of civilisation and part
    • of the seventh. And in the seventh epoch a little will be achieved of
  • Title: Lecture: The Four Sacrifices of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • event in the first Atlantean epoch when, in supramundane spheres, the
  • Title: Lecture: The Four Sacrifices of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • event in the first Atlantean epoch when, in supramundane spheres, the
  • Title: Human Life in the Light of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • entirely natural for the epoch of human evolution in which we live today.
    • As this evolutionary epoch has led of necessity to the discoveries of
  • Title: Human Life in the Light of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • entirely natural for the epoch of human evolution in which we live today.
    • As this evolutionary epoch has led of necessity to the discoveries of
  • Title: Isis and Madonna
    Matching lines:
    • basic theme, throughout all ages and epochs of human evolution.
    • of soul and spirit to the physical evolutionary epochs of humanity.
  • Title: Isis and Madonna
    Matching lines:
    • basic theme, throughout all ages and epochs of human evolution.
    • of soul and spirit to the physical evolutionary epochs of humanity.
  • Title: Jesus and Christ
    Matching lines:
    • that as it has passed from one epoch to another, from one century to
    • epochs known to history were preceded by primeval ones. At this point
    • those of our time. In those ancient epochs man's soul lived in
    • of man may be compared with the present epoch of humanity? This
    • with the present epoch, considering the whole development of humanity.
    • education, one in an epoch lying before mankind's middle life, was
    • culminates in the Greco-Roman epoch. He finds that then humanity as a
    • mankind's historical development to discover in the Greco-Roman epoch
    • Humanity then entered an epoch in which its youthful forces became
    • this epoch the ancient mysteries, which existed to help humanity in
    • the Greco-Roman epoch this possibility ended. Then, everything
    • now needs, the quality that in past epochs could be found only outside
  • Title: Jesus and Christ
    Matching lines:
    • that as it has passed from one epoch to another, from one century to
    • epochs known to history were preceded by primeval ones. At this point
    • those of our time. In those ancient epochs man's soul lived in
    • of man may be compared with the present epoch of humanity? This
    • with the present epoch, considering the whole development of humanity.
    • education, one in an epoch lying before mankind's middle life, was
    • culminates in the Greco-Roman epoch. He finds that then humanity as a
    • mankind's historical development to discover in the Greco-Roman epoch
    • Humanity then entered an epoch in which its youthful forces became
    • this epoch the ancient mysteries, which existed to help humanity in
    • the Greco-Roman epoch this possibility ended. Then, everything
    • now needs, the quality that in past epochs could be found only outside
  • Title: Lecture: The Lord's Prayer
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of the earth. Tracing man backward from the present epoch
    • Correctly speaking, at that period in the Lemurian epoch, the highest
    • middle of the Lemurian epoch. The diagram on the next page thus
    • with the epoch in which he lives, with a nation, with a family, all of
  • Title: Lecture: The Lord's Prayer
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of the earth. Tracing man backward from the present epoch
    • Correctly speaking, at that period in the Lemurian epoch, the highest
    • middle of the Lemurian epoch. The diagram on the next page thus
    • with the epoch in which he lives, with a nation, with a family, all of
  • Title: Lecture: Man As A Picture of The Living Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • Indeed if we look back into earlier epochs of human evolution upon
    • the fact that in the present epoch the Moon is there like a fortress
  • Title: Lecture: Man As A Picture of The Living Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • Indeed if we look back into earlier epochs of human evolution upon
    • the fact that in the present epoch the Moon is there like a fortress
  • Title: Lecture: Outlooks for the Future
    Matching lines:
    • form of modern science. It wishes to draw our attention to epochs of human
    • evolution which lie far back in time, for instance, to the Atlantean epoch,
    • the Atlantean epoch, everything was quite different. Let us therefore call
    • this connection, we know that the human bodies of the Atlantean epoch were
    • that during the Atlantean epoch the
    • Since the Atlantean epoch,
    • has taken on rigid forms from the Atlantean epoch onwards, up to our
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, so will also the etheric body take on more
    • rigid, solid forms from the fifth post-Atlantean epoch onwards, into the
    • sixth epoch and on into the second post-Atlantean age. As a result — and
    • We are now living in the fifth epoch of the first post-Atlantean age;
    • then come into the sixth and seventh epochs. During the sixth and seventh
    • epochs, the rigidity of the etheric body will have a great influence upon
    • serious and important results. During the sixth epoch of the post-Atlantean
    • whatever during the sixth epoch, our bodily form will then obtain its
    • During the sixth epoch,
    • obliged to admit: During the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, a few materialists
    • present fifth post-Atlantean epoch, but it will become a reality in
    • education, but during the sixth post-Atlantean epoch this will no
    • the sixth post-Atlantean epoch. Her poems easily enable us to feel:
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Outlooks for the Future
    Matching lines:
    • form of modern science. It wishes to draw our attention to epochs of human
    • evolution which lie far back in time, for instance, to the Atlantean epoch,
    • the Atlantean epoch, everything was quite different. Let us therefore call
    • this connection, we know that the human bodies of the Atlantean epoch were
    • that during the Atlantean epoch the
    • Since the Atlantean epoch,
    • has taken on rigid forms from the Atlantean epoch onwards, up to our
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, so will also the etheric body take on more
    • rigid, solid forms from the fifth post-Atlantean epoch onwards, into the
    • sixth epoch and on into the second post-Atlantean age. As a result — and
    • We are now living in the fifth epoch of the first post-Atlantean age;
    • then come into the sixth and seventh epochs. During the sixth and seventh
    • epochs, the rigidity of the etheric body will have a great influence upon
    • serious and important results. During the sixth epoch of the post-Atlantean
    • whatever during the sixth epoch, our bodily form will then obtain its
    • During the sixth epoch,
    • obliged to admit: During the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, a few materialists
    • present fifth post-Atlantean epoch, but it will become a reality in
    • education, but during the sixth post-Atlantean epoch this will no
    • the sixth post-Atlantean epoch. Her poems easily enable us to feel:
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Pre-Earthly Deeds of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • salvation of mankind: once in the old Lemurian epoch, then in the
    • three times and then a fourth time in the post-Atlantean epoch at the
    • epoch, and we now recapitulate it in infancy before our Ego awakens to
    • If, during the old Lemurian epoch, the first Christ-Event had not
    • old Lemurian epoch, in the realm which is the nearest spiritual sphere
    • that in that old Lemurian epoch — but in etheric spiritual heights
    • This which man received into himself in the old Lemurian epoch has
    • in the Atlantean epoch would so have developed his whole life-culture
    • Ahrimanic influences right into the Atlantean epoch. Then came the
    • epoch. Through Spiritual Science we can enrich anew our inner feelings
    • evolution, came the post-Atlantean epoch. In this evolution the
    • what had happened for humanity in the Lemurian epoch; but at the same
    • to stand upright in the Lemurian epoch, and to become a speaking being
    • in the Atlantean epoch. Quite unconsciously he took in the
    • upright and look up into the cosmic heights. In the Lemurian epoch man
    • forces of the Lemurian epoch.
    • reverence for the upright position was recalled in the Egyptian epoch,
    • thinking was reserved for the humanity of the post-Atlantean epoch;
    • and, indeed, for the humanity of the fourth age in that epoch. Before
    • This outpouring occurred for the first time in the Lemurian epoch when
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Pre-Earthly Deeds of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • salvation of mankind: once in the old Lemurian epoch, then in the
    • three times and then a fourth time in the post-Atlantean epoch at the
    • epoch, and we now recapitulate it in infancy before our Ego awakens to
    • If, during the old Lemurian epoch, the first Christ-Event had not
    • old Lemurian epoch, in the realm which is the nearest spiritual sphere
    • that in that old Lemurian epoch — but in etheric spiritual heights
    • This which man received into himself in the old Lemurian epoch has
    • in the Atlantean epoch would so have developed his whole life-culture
    • Ahrimanic influences right into the Atlantean epoch. Then came the
    • epoch. Through Spiritual Science we can enrich anew our inner feelings
    • evolution, came the post-Atlantean epoch. In this evolution the
    • what had happened for humanity in the Lemurian epoch; but at the same
    • to stand upright in the Lemurian epoch, and to become a speaking being
    • in the Atlantean epoch. Quite unconsciously he took in the
    • upright and look up into the cosmic heights. In the Lemurian epoch man
    • forces of the Lemurian epoch.
    • reverence for the upright position was recalled in the Egyptian epoch,
    • thinking was reserved for the humanity of the post-Atlantean epoch;
    • and, indeed, for the humanity of the fourth age in that epoch. Before
    • This outpouring occurred for the first time in the Lemurian epoch when
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Preparing for the Sixth Epoch
    Matching lines:
    • Preparing for the Sixth Epoch
    • for the Sixth Epoch, or
    • for the Sixth Epoch, or
    • PREPARING FOR THESIXTH EPOCH
    • followed by the ancient Persian epoch — the designation is only
    • Greco-Latin, then our fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Each of these epochs
    • world. But each epoch must at the same time prepare, bear within it in
    • the womb, as it were, of the ancient Indian epoch, that of ancient
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch was prepared, and so on. Our fifth
    • post-Atlantean epoch must prepare the coming sixth epoch of culture.
    • of the sixth epoch of culture. Thus it has been in each of the
    • post-Atlantean epochs. The centers of the mysteries were the places in
    • which the form of external life belonging to the next epoch of culture
    • world. The ancient Indian epoch was concerned with the cultivation of
    • the human etheric body, the ancient Persian epoch with the cultivation
    • own epoch, throughout its duration, will develop and unfold the
    • culture in the sixth epoch its content and character, must be prepared
    • in advance. Many characteristics of the sixth epoch of culture will be
    • in our hearts for the sixth epoch of culture and that it is our task
    • to prepare them for this sixth epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Preparing for the Sixth Epoch
    Matching lines:
    • Preparing for the Sixth Epoch
    • for the Sixth Epoch, or
    • for the Sixth Epoch, or
    • PREPARING FOR THESIXTH EPOCH
    • followed by the ancient Persian epoch — the designation is only
    • Greco-Latin, then our fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Each of these epochs
    • world. But each epoch must at the same time prepare, bear within it in
    • the womb, as it were, of the ancient Indian epoch, that of ancient
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch was prepared, and so on. Our fifth
    • post-Atlantean epoch must prepare the coming sixth epoch of culture.
    • of the sixth epoch of culture. Thus it has been in each of the
    • post-Atlantean epochs. The centers of the mysteries were the places in
    • which the form of external life belonging to the next epoch of culture
    • world. The ancient Indian epoch was concerned with the cultivation of
    • the human etheric body, the ancient Persian epoch with the cultivation
    • own epoch, throughout its duration, will develop and unfold the
    • culture in the sixth epoch its content and character, must be prepared
    • in advance. Many characteristics of the sixth epoch of culture will be
    • in our hearts for the sixth epoch of culture and that it is our task
    • to prepare them for this sixth epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Search for the New Isis, the Divine Sophia: The Quest for the Isis-Sophia
    Matching lines:
    • ancient Indian people; we look back into the ancient Persian epoch of
    • We come then to the fifth epoch of the post-Atlantean humanity, our own. Our
    • epoch will be followed by the sixth and by the seventh. And I have drawn
    • your attention to the fact that the Greco-Latin, the fourth epoch of
    • the fifth epochs, that is, between the Egypto-Chaldean epoch and our own.
    • epoch and the sixth, and between the ancient Indian and the seventh epoch
    • way in each of these epochs of life.
  • Title: Search for the New Isis, the Divine Sophia: The Quest for the Isis-Sophia
    Matching lines:
    • ancient Indian people; we look back into the ancient Persian epoch of
    • We come then to the fifth epoch of the post-Atlantean humanity, our own. Our
    • epoch will be followed by the sixth and by the seventh. And I have drawn
    • your attention to the fact that the Greco-Latin, the fourth epoch of
    • the fifth epochs, that is, between the Egypto-Chaldean epoch and our own.
    • epoch and the sixth, and between the ancient Indian and the seventh epoch
    • way in each of these epochs of life.
  • Title: Self Knowledge and the Christ Experience
    Matching lines:
    • historically in a particular epoch.
    • able to say to himself: ‘I live in this or that epoch. I am not man
    • soul-life, belonging as I do to this particular epoch.’ An animal lives
  • Title: Self Knowledge and the Christ Experience
    Matching lines:
    • historically in a particular epoch.
    • able to say to himself: ‘I live in this or that epoch. I am not man
    • soul-life, belonging as I do to this particular epoch.’ An animal lives
  • Title: Lecture: Social and Anti-Social Forces in the Human Being
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean Epoch. Four periods of it have passed by, while we are
    • thought of the present epoch is something which one continuously needs
    • Post-Atlantean Epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: Social and Anti-Social Forces in the Human Being
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean Epoch. Four periods of it have passed by, while we are
    • thought of the present epoch is something which one continuously needs
    • Post-Atlantean Epoch.
  • Title: Spiritual Emptiness and Social Life
    Matching lines:
    • Epoch. I tried to show how, from about the year 1200 A.D. onwards,
    • signify for men of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch of culture. He
    • of this epoch. In speaking of such matters one must keep bluntly to
    • happen only in an epoch when scientific thinking impinges on a culture
    • culture did not really belong to the epoch beginning in the middle of
    • the 15th century, which we call the epoch of the evolution of
    • Man's task in the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, however, is to lift
  • Title: Spiritual Emptiness and Social Life
    Matching lines:
    • Epoch. I tried to show how, from about the year 1200 A.D. onwards,
    • signify for men of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch of culture. He
    • of this epoch. In speaking of such matters one must keep bluntly to
    • happen only in an epoch when scientific thinking impinges on a culture
    • culture did not really belong to the epoch beginning in the middle of
    • the 15th century, which we call the epoch of the evolution of
    • Man's task in the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, however, is to lift
  • Title: Lecture: The Structure of the Lord's Prayer
    Matching lines:
    • become magical formulae, instruments of idolatry, and in the epoch
    • incarnated for the first time in the Lemurian epoch, then passed
    • Only in our present epoch is it possible once more to throw light upon
  • Title: Lecture: The Structure of the Lord's Prayer
    Matching lines:
    • become magical formulae, instruments of idolatry, and in the epoch
    • incarnated for the first time in the Lemurian epoch, then passed
    • Only in our present epoch is it possible once more to throw light upon
  • Title: Lecture: The Sun-Mystery in the Course of Human History
    Matching lines:
    • second Post-Atlantean epoch. — God in the Light — that is to say,
    • in the second Post-Atlantean epoch. On the other hand in the third
    • Post-Atlantean epoch (Egypto-Chaldean) men experienced more strongly
    • pictorial or other records of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch shall we
    • In that epoch the sun was experienced as the divine source of Life.
    • And now we come to the Greco-Latin epoch when man's experience of
  • Title: Lecture: The Sun-Mystery in the Course of Human History
    Matching lines:
    • second Post-Atlantean epoch. — God in the Light — that is to say,
    • in the second Post-Atlantean epoch. On the other hand in the third
    • Post-Atlantean epoch (Egypto-Chaldean) men experienced more strongly
    • pictorial or other records of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch shall we
    • In that epoch the sun was experienced as the divine source of Life.
    • And now we come to the Greco-Latin epoch when man's experience of
  • Title: The Threshold In Nature and In Man
    Matching lines:
    • into early Greek times, into an epoch many centuries before the Middle
  • Title: The Threshold In Nature and In Man
    Matching lines:
    • into early Greek times, into an epoch many centuries before the Middle
  • Title: Lecture: Truth, Beauty, and Goodness
    Matching lines:
    • sublime nature and lofty goal of all human endeavour. In epochs
    • early stages of the epoch of the Spiritual Soul
    • up our own etheric body. Now in earlier epochs of evolution man had a
    • pre-earthly existence. An epoch of civilization in which this feeling
    • divides history into epochs and calls our present epoch, that
  • Title: Lecture: Truth Beauty and Goodness
    Matching lines:
    • sublime nature and lofty goal of all human endeavour. In epochs
    • early stages of the epoch of the Spiritual Soul
    • up our own etheric body. Now in earlier epochs of evolution man had a
    • pre-earthly existence. An epoch of civilization in which this feeling
    • divides history into epochs and calls our present epoch, that
  • Title: Lecture: Woman and Society (Die Frauenfrage)
    Matching lines:
    • epoch gives way to another, and that this one-sided masculine culture
  • Title: Lecture: Woman and Society (Die Frauenfrage)
    Matching lines:
    • epoch gives way to another, and that this one-sided masculine culture
  • Title: Lecture: The Work of the Angels In Man's Astral Body
    Matching lines:
    • humanity. The Greco-Latin epoch of civilisation, lasting from the 8th
    • because we are living in the epoch of the Spiritual Soul we must take
    • present epoch which began in the 15th century and will last until the
    • You may think that if this question had been asked in other epochs, an
    • answer would probably have been forthcoming. But neither in the epoch
    • consequence of natural science. Hence it is in the epoch of
    • epoch of the Spiritual Soul is heading towards the definite event, and
    • In earlier epochs it would have been of no avail to the Ahrimanic
    • epoch when man still had the pictures of atavistic clairvoyance, how
    • Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, since the 15th century. Only since then
    • If, in some epoch, the men who ought to be vigilant fail in this
    • real does happen. Instead, the ghost of the preceding epoch walks-as
    • reference to our own epoch we find the answer to the question nearest
    • Other Angels, of course, were at work in the Egyptian epoch. But other
    • inculcated into his conscious life in the epoch that will end before
  • Title: Lecture: The Work of the Angels In Man's Astral Body
    Matching lines:
    • humanity. The Greco-Latin epoch of civilisation, lasting from the 8th
    • because we are living in the epoch of the Spiritual Soul we must take
    • present epoch which began in the 15th century and will last until the
    • You may think that if this question had been asked in other epochs, an
    • answer would probably have been forthcoming. But neither in the epoch
    • consequence of natural science. Hence it is in the epoch of
    • epoch of the Spiritual Soul is heading towards the definite event, and
    • In earlier epochs it would have been of no avail to the Ahrimanic
    • epoch when man still had the pictures of atavistic clairvoyance, how
    • Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, since the 15th century. Only since then
    • If, in some epoch, the men who ought to be vigilant fail in this
    • real does happen. Instead, the ghost of the preceding epoch walks-as
    • reference to our own epoch we find the answer to the question nearest
    • Other Angels, of course, were at work in the Egyptian epoch. But other
    • inculcated into his conscious life in the epoch that will end before
  • Title: Lecture: Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • epoch — this development of the intellect brought about the
  • Title: Lecture: Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • epoch — this development of the intellect brought about the
  • Title: The Manicheans
    Matching lines:
    • of the Lemurian epoch would work evil in a later epoch if they were
    • In ancient epochs, in Atlantis and Lemuria, all knowledge was in part
    • influenced by that which stands above man. Not until our own epoch
    • has come, like a seed, out of the Lunar Epoch. In that epoch,
    • will prepare for that epoch in which the men of the Sixth Root Race
  • Title: The Manicheans
    Matching lines:
    • of the Lemurian epoch would work evil in a later epoch if they were
    • In ancient epochs, in Atlantis and Lemuria, all knowledge was in part
    • influenced by that which stands above man. Not until our own epoch
    • has come, like a seed, out of the Lunar Epoch. In that epoch,
    • will prepare for that epoch in which the men of the Sixth Root Race
  • Title: Man as a Being: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • historical epochs.
    • The enormous differences that obtain between different epochs of
    • different from the way which befits a spiritual epoch. Now if we have
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture II: Ancient Wisdom and the new Apocalyptic Wisdom. Temple sleep. Isis and the Madonna. Past stages of Evolution. The bestowing of the Ego. Future Powers.
    Matching lines:
    • beyond the Atlantean epoch, we reach a period in which man first
    • personality he is today. This period is called the Lemurian epoch. The
    • before the Atlantean epoch, was destroyed through the forces of fire,
    • by volcanic catastrophes. It was during the Lemurian epoch that man
    • virgin; the Goddess who in the Lemurian epoch was the companion of
    • epoch.
    • completely separated from each other. It was only in this third epoch
    • reproduction began. Then followed the fourth epoch, the Atlantean, and
    • lastly the post-Atlantean epoch, that in which we are now living. To
    • In the fourth epoch of the earth's evolution, those companions of man
    • Man had lived through numerous epochs in which he was variously
    • epoch when earth and sun were united. The very exalted Deity who
    • epoch of the evolution of our earth man was the companion of Brahman,
    • experienced consciously the second epoch, when the sun with its
    • We then come to the memory of the epoch when the sun and moon went
    • Osiris was the power of the sun as it worked in the third epoch of
    • experienced in polytheism a remembrance of the Atlantean epoch with
    • epochs. Our age must give birth not merely to an ancient wisdom, but
    • to memories of past epochs, but prophetically to the future, and
    • evolves towards the future, and our epoch has still a long period to
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture III: The Kingdoms of Nature. Group-egos. The Centre of Man. The Kingdoms of Higher Spiritual Beings.
    Matching lines:
    • that in the various ages of the Post-Atlantean epoch man has repeated
    • in the Atlantean epoch man was the companion of Beings who as their
    • over from one epoch to another.
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture IV: The Outer Manifestations of Spiritual Beings in the Elements. Their connection with Man. Cosmic partitions. The Myth of Osiris.
    Matching lines:
    • epoch; men now began to see the sun, but not as previously when all
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture V: The sacrifice of the substance by the Thrones, Kyriotetes, Dynami's, and Exusiai. Jehovah and the Elohim, and their co-operative activity in the stages of human Development.
    Matching lines:
    • the vegetable-mineral of the Moon epoch, from the animal-plants have
    • epoch and on into our own.
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture VI: The Spirits of Form as regents of earthly existence. Participation of the Luciferic beings. The formation of race.
    Matching lines:
    • Saturn, Sun, and Moon epochs? Yes, they certainly were, but they had
    • was not the case in the first part of the Atlantean epoch.
    • our own. It was only about the middle of the Atlantean epoch that man
    • first part of the Atlantean epoch; the etheric body then projected on
    • more particularly the case when we go back to the Lemurian epoch. I
    • So that if we go back to the period beyond the Atlantean epoch we find
    • Atlantean epoch when the Spirits of Form had finished the construction
    • epoch.
    • Atlantean epoch have been sufficiently advanced for the Spirits of
    • for him in the middle of the Atlantean epoch, he came to them in an
    • to the middle of the Atlantean epoch if these backward beings had not
    • By the middle of the Atlantean epoch the Spirits of Form had perfected
    • attained a certain maturity by the middle of the Atlantean epoch, but
    • the Atlantean epoch merely by a higher spiritual instinct, without
    • Atlantean epoch he will receive the Christ Principle also
    • Atlantean epoch as Christ appeared after it.
    • was he really able to receive in the middle of the Atlantean epoch? We
    • epoch when man was approaching the time of his hardening, the time
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture VII: Animal forms -- the physiognomical expression of human passions. The religion of Egypt -- a remembrance of Lemurian times. Fish and serpent symbols. The remembrance of Atlantis in Europe. The Light of Christ.
    Matching lines:
    • middle of the Atlantean epoch that the true human form appeared. In
    • the previous epoch, and indeed at a very early period, the external
    • Atlantean epoch had a beginning, and it came to an end through mighty
    • water catastrophes of a very complicated kind. The Atlantean epoch
    • the facts of the third epoch of the earth, preserving the results of
    • Lemurian epoch, and that their religion was spiritually a reborn
    • Thus epoch after epoch of the earth is born again within the souls of
    • We must clearly understand that from the Lemurian epoch to the middle
    • of the Atlantean epoch the present human form was only gradually
    • constructed. By the middle of the Atlantean epoch it had reached, in a
    • throughout this period, viz., from the Lemurian epoch to the Atlantean
    • epoch. The man of Lemuria, had we been able to see him clairvoyantly,
    • Atlantean epoch he was sufficiently matured for the outer world to
    • In the very early epoch with which we have been dealing the ego was
    • directly or not. We may now ask: Was there not at this epoch another
    • of the Atlantean epoch; the present human form only began to develop
    • during the first half of that epoch; only then did man begin to feel
    • happened very frequently in the first part of the Atlantean epoch.
    • it frequently happened during the ancient Atlantean epoch that beings
    • were forms they had themselves perceived during the Atlantean epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture VIII: Mans connection with the various planetary bodies. The earth's mission.
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, when the ego of man took shape; at that time the development of
    • our spiritual eyes during the Atlantean epoch. Man's consciousness, to
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture XI: The progress of man. His conquest of the physical plane in the post-Atlantean civilizations. The beginning and up-building of the 'I am.' The chosen people.
    Matching lines:
    • his development throughout the Lemurian and Atlantean epochs he has
    • this second epoch, the Atlantean, on into our own age so far as is
    • We know that previous to the middle of the Atlantean epoch the
    • Atlantean epoch man lived with numerous divine beings, and the less
    • Ireland where dwelt the most advanced beings of the Atlantean epoch,
    • some people left over from the older Lemurian and Atlantean epochs;
    • During the Atlantean epoch men knew that during sleep, when outside
    • men of the Atlantean epoch who had settled near the Gobi desert. What
    • of the whole epoch is that man should make the surroundings in which
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture X: The reflection in the fourth epoch of mans experiences with the ancient Gods and their way of the Cross. The Christ-Mystery.
    Matching lines:
    • The reflection in the fourth epoch of man's experiences with
    • The reflection in the fourth epoch of man's experiences with the ancient Gods and their way of the Cross. The Christ-Mystery.
    • physical plane during the post-Atlantean epoch; he had come gradually
    • sleep. We saw that in the Atlantean epoch he perceived only blurred
    • birth and death from the Atlantean epoch to the age of Greece and
    • From the moment during the Lemurian epoch when he entered for the
    • Let us now pass to the epoch when man first began to enter upon his
    • earthly incarnations. This was in the Lemurian epoch, when, though he
    • Full consciousness came first in the middle of the Atlantean epoch,
    • saw Angels and Archangels, and later, in the Atlantean epoch, even
    • We have already said that in the Atlantean epoch, during sleep, man
    • epochs; these were actually experienced. In the Egyptian age we find a
    • memory of the Lemurian epoch.
    • the beings who were his good companions during the Atlantean epoch,
    • who, even as late as the Atlantean epoch, had descended into the
    • happened in the Atlantean epoch; and those who were initiated into the
    • Let us turn once more to the middle of the Atlantean epoch, when the
    • had already passed through three great epochs; the third being the
    • others. We are living at present in the fifth epoch. The Lemurian
    • epoch came to an end through great fire catastrophes; the Atlantean
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture XI: The reversing of Egyptian remembrance into material forms by way of Arabism. The harmonizing of Egyptian remembrance. The Christian impulse of power in Rosicrucianism.
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean period. We saw how the first epoch of earthly
    • the Lemurian epoch — the third in the course of the earth's
    • united with the human race. By the end of the Atlantean epoch these
    • appear in the sixth; and things belonging to the first epoch will
    • races in each epoch of the earth's evolution.
    • the Atlantean epoch. People were so different in external physiognomy
    • this, it is [in]correct to speak of races in the far back Lemurian epoch;
    • and in our own epoch the idea of race will gradually disappear along
    • “correct” when referring to races in the Lemurian epoch.
    • Further, this etheric form, which was present in the Atlantean epoch
    • appeared in the central epoch of post-Atlantean evolution Who has cast
    • post-Atlantean culture was prepared for during the Atlantean epoch.
    • which had to appear gradually in the succeeding epochs of
    • since the Lemurian epoch, but each stage of selfhood in this small
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • The Reflection In The Fourth Epoch Of Man's Experiences With The
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Introduction by Marie Steiner
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of time with their tremendous significance for human
    • epochs; but our wisdom must be an apocalyptic wisdom, of which we must
  • Title: Jesuit and Rosicrucian Training
    Matching lines:
    • but in every epoch has to be described as not yet
    • consciousness, attuned to our epoch, must feel if it
  • Title: Jesuit and Rosicrucian Training
    Matching lines:
    • but in every epoch has to be described as not yet
    • consciousness, attuned to our epoch, must feel if it
  • Title: Lecture: Riddle of Humanity: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • epoch when these various members hold together without our having to
    • immediate things. During the Greco-Roman epoch it became possible for
  • Title: Lecture: Riddle of Humanity: Lecture Eleven
    Matching lines:
    • things memorised during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch? What happened
    • affairs was repeated during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Then what
    • Now that man has entered the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, he finds it
    • and again during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, must now be made his
    • actively for his memory; during the Greco-Roman epoch memory came of
    • what merely happened to the human being during the Greco-Roman epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Riddle of Humanity: Lecture Twelve
    Matching lines:
    • the Greco-Roman epoch, but it is no longer possible to do this. For
    • Even in our fifth post-Atlantean epoch it must be said that everything
    • post-Atlantean epoch has to say about the future of humanity and about
  • Title: Lecture: Riddle of Humanity: Lecture Thirteen
    Matching lines:
    • certain phase of the Atlantean epoch, everything to do with sexuality
    • post-Atlantean epoch is unfolding in that great world out there, can
    • This capacity persisted into the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, at the
    • the transition to an epoch in which the spiritual world can be seen in
  • Title: Lecture: Riddle of Humanity: Lecture Fifteen
    Matching lines:
    • beginning of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. In earlier times, speech
    • Nevertheless, the initial task of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch was
    • epoch requires one to really wrestle with the inauguration of
    • epoch, but it always was presented as being universal. In the times
    • post-Atlantean epoch. For, from the present time onward, spiritual
    • science must begin to play a role in this epoch. But, as you will be
    • significance during the sixth post-Atlantean epoch. That is how things
    • epoch. That is one aspect.
    • speech into our newly-arrived, fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Under the
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch: although we need the idols and the words
    • post-Atlantean epoch inaugurated this way of looking at the world; it
    • cosmic plan. The fifth post-Atlantean epoch had to develop
    • post-Atlantean epoch. This age needed some corresponding practical
    • post-Atlantean epoch are born from the same head that gave us the
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch. These things must be judged objectively.
    • Atlantean Epoch, someone formulated the ideas that introduced
    • writings. Just as it was necessary, in the fourth epoch of Atlantis,
    • Atlantean, so the fifth post-Atlantean epoch needed its Nova
    • Atlantis, which has a similar function for this epoch. These
  • Title: Gospel of St. John: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • We can observe these essential occurrences in epoch after epoch of
    • epochs before and after His appearance upon earth is not without good
    • alter from epoch to epoch. Our time needs, in a sense, a new
  • Title: Gospel of St. John: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • and rarefied its physical being.’ This being waits for a later epoch
    • Let us go back to the Indian epoch. At that time there were men at a
  • Title: Gospel of St. John: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • (Lemurian) period gradually led to an epoch which we call ‘Atlantean’
    • lived through the crisis of the Lemurian epoch, for only the strongest
    • of the Earth and into our own epoch.
    • epoch; we may call them the Atlantean initiates. Now what had Lucifer
  • Title: Gospel of St. John: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, as it were in perspective, apocalyptically. Even though his
    • For Christ is so great that each successive epoch must find new
  • Title: Gospel of St. John: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • through psychic influence. At what epoch in human evolution did the
    • Those times marked the boundary between two epochs, and Christ
  • Title: Gospel of St. John: Lecture XIII
    Matching lines:
    • that epoch, giving prominence to the ‘poor life’ of Jesus of Nazareth,
  • Title: Elemental Beings and Human Destinies
    Matching lines:
    • from epoch to epoch. We today, for example, are quite unhappy if at
    • Moreover, we are living now in an epoch when the events that come from
    • necessity that in the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch the event of
    • on these things, but today we are living in an epoch when we must
  • Title: Elemental Beings and Human Destinies
    Matching lines:
    • from epoch to epoch. We today, for example, are quite unhappy if at
    • Moreover, we are living now in an epoch when the events that come from
    • necessity that in the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch the event of
    • on these things, but today we are living in an epoch when we must
  • Title: Man, Offspring of the World of Stars
    Matching lines:
    • The civilisation of the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch — the period
    • In the first epoch of Post-Atlantean times, when the ancient Indian
    • true sense of the word, MAN. By the time of the Chaldean epoch,
  • Title: Man, Offspring of the World of Stars
    Matching lines:
    • The civilisation of the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch — the period
    • In the first epoch of Post-Atlantean times, when the ancient Indian
    • true sense of the word, MAN. By the time of the Chaldean epoch,
  • Title: Lecture: The Ear
    Matching lines:
    • necessary in our time. During the present epoch only the single human
  • Title: Lecture: The Ear
    Matching lines:
    • necessary in our time. During the present epoch only the single human
  • Title: Lecture: The Work of Secret Societies in the World
    Matching lines:
    • development of consciousness. The task of our epoch to permeate
    • Degrees of Freemasonry. The fifth Sub Race as epoch of pure
    • intellect, as epoch of egoism and its necessary defeat.
    • the epoch of evolution that may be called the mineral epoch; and our task
    • of the pictures. It is only in our epoch of civilisation that people have
    • begun to attach such value to the human name; in earlier epochs, more
    • Spirituality in those days was directed to reality; whereas our epoch
    • Hyperborean and Polarian epochs. Before then, however, you were only beings
    • epochs it is necessary to make such things understood. We are going forward
    • itself is composed of the same substance. Before the end of the fifth epoch
    • our present epoch will be caused by lack of morality. The Lemurian epoch
    • was destroyed by fire, the Atlantean by water; our epoch and its
    • will make good and thus insure their survival in the sixth epoch of
    • In the seventh epoch
    • of it. We are living in the fifth period of the fifth great epoch; we have
    • still to live through two more periods of this great epoch. Then will
    • follow the seven periods of the sixth great epoch and then the seven
    • periods of the seventh great epoch. This makes sixteen stages of evolution
    • degrees of initiation and the secret of the epochs still to come. In the
    • life of our planet there are seven great epochs, and each of these seven
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: The Work of Secret Societies in the World
    Matching lines:
    • development of consciousness. The task of our epoch to permeate
    • Degrees of Freemasonry. The fifth Sub Race as epoch of pure
    • intellect, as epoch of egoism and its necessary defeat.
    • the epoch of evolution that may be called the mineral epoch; and our task
    • of the pictures. It is only in our epoch of civilisation that people have
    • begun to attach such value to the human name; in earlier epochs, more
    • Spirituality in those days was directed to reality; whereas our epoch
    • Hyperborean and Polarian epochs. Before then, however, you were only beings
    • epochs it is necessary to make such things understood. We are going forward
    • itself is composed of the same substance. Before the end of the fifth epoch
    • our present epoch will be caused by lack of morality. The Lemurian epoch
    • was destroyed by fire, the Atlantean by water; our epoch and its
    • will make good and thus insure their survival in the sixth epoch of
    • In the seventh epoch
    • of it. We are living in the fifth period of the fifth great epoch; we have
    • still to live through two more periods of this great epoch. Then will
    • follow the seven periods of the sixth great epoch and then the seven
    • periods of the seventh great epoch. This makes sixteen stages of evolution
    • degrees of initiation and the secret of the epochs still to come. In the
    • life of our planet there are seven great epochs, and each of these seven
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: The Nature and Origin of the Arts
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and thou wilt be able to lend a magic life upon the
  • Title: The Nature and Origin of the Arts
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and thou wilt be able to lend a magic life upon the
  • Title: Lecture: Theosophy and Tolstoy
    Matching lines:
    • as the epochs change in the course of human history, so also do we see
    • life changing in infinitely diverse forms during these epochs. In the
    • it may be called the epoch of forms, the epoch when on every hand man
    • culture-epochs and then through Greco-Roman culture with its view
    • standards of our life. We stand now at the starting-point of an epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Theosophy and Tolstoy
    Matching lines:
    • as the epochs change in the course of human history, so also do we see
    • life changing in infinitely diverse forms during these epochs. In the
    • it may be called the epoch of forms, the epoch when on every hand man
    • culture-epochs and then through Greco-Roman culture with its view
    • standards of our life. We stand now at the starting-point of an epoch
  • Title: Supersensible Man: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • up before them. In our present epoch of civilisation people are little
  • Title: Supersensible Man: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • — and the influences change with each succeeding epoch. As time
    • upon the Earth by Mercury. During the Egypto-Chaldean epoch the Venus
    • influences were principally at work. Then came the wonderful epoch of
    • this Graeco-Latin epoch still less observant of such influences. Two
    • and with what takes place on Earth in the consecutive epochs of
  • Title: Supersensible Man: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • but such a question as: How is one world-epoch born out of another
  • Title: Supersensible Man: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • impulses given by Initiates and Masters in different epochs for the
  • Title: Preface: The Foundation Stone Meditation
    Matching lines:
    • passing years, the great epochs. It will breathe with oceans, winds,
  • Title: Lecture: The Tasks and Aims of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • an epoch of importance. What has been said in different lectures with
    • epoch when conscious thought must be developed, just as in the
    • incarnations — although in earlier epochs they were clairvoyant to
  • Title: Lecture: The Tasks and Aims of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • an epoch of importance. What has been said in different lectures with
    • epoch when conscious thought must be developed, just as in the
    • incarnations — although in earlier epochs they were clairvoyant to
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ (single lecture)
    Matching lines:
    • the same in all epochs, or that the spiritual path of the olden times
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ (single lecture)
    Matching lines:
    • the same in all epochs, or that the spiritual path of the olden times
  • Title: Christ and the Twentieth Century
    Matching lines:
    • several epochs, or, in effect, to such persons who concerned
    • physical being, but in the region of pure Spirit. The epoch we
    • through primordial evolutionary epochs, he was a spiritual being
    • that there are indeed moments when epoch-making events occur —
    • man had become mature enough for an epoch when, without external
    • Initiation before this epoch, but had only reached a point where they
  • Title: Christ and the Twentieth Century
    Matching lines:
    • several epochs, or, in effect, to such persons who concerned
    • physical being, but in the region of pure Spirit. The epoch we
    • through primordial evolutionary epochs, he was a spiritual being
    • that there are indeed moments when epoch-making events occur —
    • man had become mature enough for an epoch when, without external
    • Initiation before this epoch, but had only reached a point where they
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Wisdom in the Early Christian Centuries
    Matching lines:
    • Was für ein Philosoph manchmal Epoche macht, and the
    • Plato and Aristotle. He said: Plato belonged to an epoch when many
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Wisdom in the Early Christian Centuries
    Matching lines:
    • Was für ein Philosoph manchmal Epoche macht, and the
    • Plato and Aristotle. He said: Plato belonged to an epoch when many
  • Title: Lecture: The Crossing of the Threshold and the Social Organism
    Matching lines:
    • whole of mankind, during our fifth post-atlantean epoch, Humanity has
    • which correspond to the epoch of the consciousness-soul, discover it
  • Title: Lecture: The Crossing of the Threshold and the Social Organism
    Matching lines:
    • whole of mankind, during our fifth post-atlantean epoch, Humanity has
    • which correspond to the epoch of the consciousness-soul, discover it
  • Title: Lecture: The Weaving and Living Activity of the Human Etheric Bodies
    Matching lines:
    • Earth-epoch, but it received its first foundation during the ancient
    • Saturn-epoch. During the Sun, Moon and Earth epochs, it then
    • Saturn epoch to a new epoch, it had to change, for it became
    • penetrated into it, as it were, during the Sun-epoch and the
    • astral body during the. Moon-epoch, whereas the Ego is gradually
    • the Sun-epoch became possible through the Spirits of Wisdom, and the
    • transformation during, the Moon-epoch through the Spirits of
    • Movement. The transformation during the Earth-epoch, that is to say,
    • epoch, it has merely received the inner movement which was most
    • descriptions of the Moon-epoch, [See
    • Spirits of Form, during the Earth-epoch. Let us now contemplate the
    • has acquired these forms only during the Earth. epoch. But think of
    • freedom, for in the 5th post-atlantean epoch arose something
  • Title: Lecture: The Weaving and Living Activity of the Human Etheric Bodies
    Matching lines:
    • Earth-epoch, but it received its first foundation during the ancient
    • Saturn-epoch. During the Sun, Moon and Earth epochs, it then
    • Saturn epoch to a new epoch, it had to change, for it became
    • penetrated into it, as it were, during the Sun-epoch and the
    • astral body during the. Moon-epoch, whereas the Ego is gradually
    • the Sun-epoch became possible through the Spirits of Wisdom, and the
    • transformation during, the Moon-epoch through the Spirits of
    • Movement. The transformation during the Earth-epoch, that is to say,
    • epoch, it has merely received the inner movement which was most
    • descriptions of the Moon-epoch, [See
    • Spirits of Form, during the Earth-epoch. Let us now contemplate the
    • has acquired these forms only during the Earth. epoch. But think of
    • freedom, for in the 5th post-atlantean epoch arose something
  • Title: Lecture: And The Temple Becomes Man
    Matching lines:
    • help which are no longer available in our epoch. The Gods let their
    • Post-Atlantean epoch already lies in the far past and our age is the
    • consciousness — it is the epoch of the Consciousness
    • the human soul in the different epochs came to expression in the
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of culture. Outwardly, at any rate, very little
    • is left of these temples of the ancient Persian epoch, and their
    • find its way into the later temples of the third epoch, into
    • study the buildings of a later epoch, gleaning from them some idea of
    • epoch. Its origin is to be found in the fruits of the ancient Hebrew
    • world of sense if it is to be expressed in Art. No epoch except our
    • own and the epochs to come could give birth to this form of Art. It
    • future epochs will demand it of us. Just as the Temple of Western
    • unless it is born from the whole Spirit of an epoch in human
    • from the spirit of an epoch. How can we to-day reach some
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, when the intellect predominates everything. In
    • culture of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. We do this in order to
    • conditions of existence on Saturn, Sun and Moon, the earlier epochs
  • Title: Lecture: And The Temple Becomes Man
    Matching lines:
    • help which are no longer available in our epoch. The Gods let their
    • Post-Atlantean epoch already lies in the far past and our age is the
    • consciousness — it is the epoch of the Consciousness
    • the human soul in the different epochs came to expression in the
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of culture. Outwardly, at any rate, very little
    • is left of these temples of the ancient Persian epoch, and their
    • find its way into the later temples of the third epoch, into
    • study the buildings of a later epoch, gleaning from them some idea of
    • epoch. Its origin is to be found in the fruits of the ancient Hebrew
    • world of sense if it is to be expressed in Art. No epoch except our
    • own and the epochs to come could give birth to this form of Art. It
    • future epochs will demand it of us. Just as the Temple of Western
    • unless it is born from the whole Spirit of an epoch in human
    • from the spirit of an epoch. How can we to-day reach some
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, when the intellect predominates everything. In
    • culture of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. We do this in order to
    • conditions of existence on Saturn, Sun and Moon, the earlier epochs
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Science and Speech
    Matching lines:
    • different epochs has always been a problem in certain domains of
    • certain epoch was able to mould in man the highly artistic organ of
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Science and Speech
    Matching lines:
    • different epochs has always been a problem in certain domains of
    • certain epoch was able to mould in man the highly artistic organ of
  • Title: The Recovery of the Living Source of Speech
    Matching lines:
    • with long epochs of time when we are considering the evolution of
    • In the next epoch the Archangels make, as it were, a step forward and
    • Well on into the Greek epoch and — for the man in the street,
  • Title: The Recovery of the Living Source of Speech
    Matching lines:
    • with long epochs of time when we are considering the evolution of
    • In the next epoch the Archangels make, as it were, a step forward and
    • Well on into the Greek epoch and — for the man in the street,
  • Title: Lecture: Gnostic Doctrines and Supersensible Influences in Europe
    Matching lines:
    • Mysticism at its prime, an epoch when the language of the mind bore
    • respective merits of two epochs of time, or of forming an opinion of
    • during the different epochs. In an earlier age, kinship with the
  • Title: Lecture: Gnostic Doctrines and Supersensible Influences in Europe
    Matching lines:
    • Mysticism at its prime, an epoch when the language of the mind bore
    • respective merits of two epochs of time, or of forming an opinion of
    • during the different epochs. In an earlier age, kinship with the
  • Title: The Influence of the Dead on the Life of Man on Earth
    Matching lines:
    • will gradually arise in our Fifth post-Atlantean epoch will be a
  • Title: The Influence of the Dead on the Life of Man on Earth
    Matching lines:
    • will gradually arise in our Fifth post-Atlantean epoch will be a
  • Title: Lecture I: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • actually faded away in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. This was
  • Title: Lecture II: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • times. We look back from our Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, in the
    • epoch, the Greco-Latin, and to the Third, the Egyptian; we come then
    • that we in our Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch have to recapitulate in a
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch, so that it emerges again differently. The
    • Fourth Epoch knew: when we look around us we see only the physical,
    • Post-Atlantean epoch this was no longer so in the full sense, but the
    • to the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch in which abstraction has gradually
    • Post-Atlantean epochs (you can read about this in my book
    • beginning of the lecture that in this fifth Post-Atlantean epoch
    • Egyptian-Chaldean epoch when one looked back to the ancient
  • Title: Lecture III: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • living, since the 15th century, in the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch,
    • third Post-Atlantean epoch, the Egypto-Chaldean must reappear in the
    • fifth, just as in the sixth Post-Atlantean epoch, certain impulses of
    • the second, the Zarathustra, the Old Persian epoch will light up, and
    • as in the last Post-Atlantean epoch, the seventh, certain impulses of
    • the original Indian epoch will light up again. That is a law in the
    • This ancient spirit gave life, and the livingness in that epoch of
    • But there was a consciousness that this epoch must in turn be
  • Title: Lecture IV: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • passed by, the first post-Atlantean culture-epoch arose. This
    • world-conception of this first post-Atlantean culture-epoch. A man
    • sensitive in the first post-Atlantean epoch, all intimate concepts of
    • concerned, precisely in the first post-Atlantean epoch, with the
    • to do with the second post-Atlantean culture-epoch, the original
    • And just as in the first post-Atlantean epoch the
    • so in this second post-Atlantean epoch help was given from the
    • epoch the Egypto-Chaldean, the human being developed, as his special
    • stomach. In this way, however, what the third post-Atlantean epoch
    • Greco-Latin time, the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. The sun entered
    • different from the earlier forms of knowing. In this epoch
    • head-nature. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, which begins in the
    • post-Atlantean epoch, precisely because in an independent human
    • to man in the fifth epoch as Mars had to perform in the fourth. And
    • attained through his forces in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • in the sense of this fifth epoch. On the other hand what can make
    • this epoch great must be brought about from the forces of the
    • spirituality as this fifth epoch. Courage must only be found to drive
    • during our age, the Pisces epoch, are very characteristically those
    • in this epoch. This epoch therefore is the one containing the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture V: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • first epoch after the great Atlantean catastrophe man remained
    • age, into the fifties. In the second epoch after the great Atlantean
    • development up to the end of his forties. Then in the next epoch, the
  • Title: Lecture VI: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • the least of all fitted for guiding men in the modern epoch, is
  • Title: Lecture VII: Ancient Myths
    Matching lines:
    • so-called Lemurian civilization, which again had several epochs.
    • fifth epoch, following the first, second, third and fourth epochs.
    • Before this was the Atlantean civilization with its seven epochs (see
    • seven epochs. Let us turn our attention to the seventh epoch of the
    • epoch. It was about 25,000-26,000 years ago that this seventh epoch
    • Lemurian epoch and our own epoch. Similarities are as we know always
    • our epoch which begins in about the 15th century of the Christian era
    • this seventh Lemurian epoch (left) there were similar conditions.
    • Twelve epochs ago the sun was in the same position. So that towards
    • epoch, at that time it was not so; at that time the head of man still
    • in the epoch that preceded ours, the fourth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • times, from the epoch that preceded the Lemurian Pisces-age, from the
    • cosmos. This came to an end in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the
    • mankind has spiritualized itself increasingly from epoch to
    • epoch and has arrived at having such sharply refined concepts as we
  • Title: World of the Senses and the World of the Spirit: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • man but now the time has come in our fifth Post-Atlantean epoch when
  • Title: World of the Senses and the World of the Spirit: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • the earth all through the centuries of the successive epochs is
    • he has himself imparted to the earth in earlier epochs of its
    • given forth in large measure. Since the fourth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • has been so deeply drawn upon since the fourth post-Atlantean epoch
  • Title: Lecture: The Souls Progress through Repeated Earth Lives
    Matching lines:
    • head life. For the epoch in which the ancient oriental wisdom
    • unique fact. When viewed from the various epochs, it can be
    • on the same spot on earth in the next epoch, but are at a different
    • epochs, of generations or the like; that is not the intention. But
  • Title: Lecture: The Souls Progress through Repeated Earth Lives
    Matching lines:
    • head life. For the epoch in which the ancient oriental wisdom
    • unique fact. When viewed from the various epochs, it can be
    • on the same spot on earth in the next epoch, but are at a different
    • epochs, of generations or the like; that is not the intention. But
  • Title: The Forming of Destiny in Sleeping and Waking
    Matching lines:
    • epochs only of Earth life.
  • Title: The Forming of Destiny in Sleeping and Waking
    Matching lines:
    • epochs only of Earth life.
  • Title: Lecture: Goethe and the Evolution of Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • former epochs of history from that to which we are accustomed to-day.
    • Three epochs, therefore, stand out before us. — The epoch
    • measure, number and weight. The second and earlier epoch is that for
    • further back to a third epoch when the soul of man lived in an
    • measure and melody, we are led to an epoch more ancient than that of
    • Greece. It was an epoch when the mind of man was not only capable of
  • Title: Lecture: Goethe and the Evolution of Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • former epochs of history from that to which we are accustomed to-day.
    • Three epochs, therefore, stand out before us. — The epoch
    • measure, number and weight. The second and earlier epoch is that for
    • further back to a third epoch when the soul of man lived in an
    • measure and melody, we are led to an epoch more ancient than that of
    • Greece. It was an epoch when the mind of man was not only capable of
  • Title: On the Reality of Higher Worlds
    Matching lines:
    • earlier, prehistoric epochs in the evolution of humanity. The methods
    • way in which men strove, in those early epochs of instinctive
    • hubbub of the forum of life. The human being of every epoch must be
  • Title: On the Reality of Higher Worlds
    Matching lines:
    • earlier, prehistoric epochs in the evolution of humanity. The methods
    • way in which men strove, in those early epochs of instinctive
    • hubbub of the forum of life. The human being of every epoch must be
  • Title: Prophecy -- Its Nature and Meaning
    Matching lines:
    • itself into successive epochs of culture. Two of the epochs most
    • Roman culture and its aftermaths, comes our present epoch. According
    • the peoples during these three epochs will reveal, during the
    • process: After it — our own epoch; before it — the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch. In a remarkable way, those who observe deeply
    • The Egypto-Chaldean epoch was
    • the epoch following our own. Law is revealed everywhere in the flow
    • epochs can be distinguished in the life of the
  • Title: Prophecy -- Its Nature and Meaning
    Matching lines:
    • itself into successive epochs of culture. Two of the epochs most
    • Roman culture and its aftermaths, comes our present epoch. According
    • the peoples during these three epochs will reveal, during the
    • process: After it — our own epoch; before it — the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch. In a remarkable way, those who observe deeply
    • The Egypto-Chaldean epoch was
    • the epoch following our own. Law is revealed everywhere in the flow
    • epochs can be distinguished in the life of the
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • into the activities and doings of men. In our epoch, human actions in
    • those epochs described in my
    • In the epoch of which I
    • epochs of history it was possible for men, without special training and
    • cosmos into the human being. So that in those ancient epochs of
    • times of human evolution after the Atlantean epoch. The Initiates of
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch approached one of these Moon-Beings with the
    • procedures I have described were possible, and the epoch that changed
    • — the epoch inaugurated by the Mystery of Golgotha.
    • epoch, following that of ancient Persia, provides the best illustration
    • Egyptian epoch of culture, we must study not merely the external
    • epoch.
    • now Luciferic Beings. In the Greco-Roman epoch, the fourth
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, conditions were somewhat different. The process
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • referred to two early epochs of history (the Egypto-Chaldean and the
    • Egyptian epoch, were used by the Initiates in order to give direction
    • that hearing of rhythm in the Graeco-Roman epoch of which I have spoken
    • Egypt. The Initiates over in Asia, before the Egyptian epoch, were
    • to the Moon-Beings who in the epochs of ancient India and ancient
    • spiritual dilemma that had arisen in their epoch. Of the Powers to
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • Egyptian epoch, all the ideas and thoughts of man, all the experiences
    • the epochs of ancient India and ancient Persia, man gave a name to a
    • of an epoch when men were to form their concepts of outer nature from
    • In the epoch of Egyptian
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • participate in many a scene in the Mysteries during a certain epoch of
    • In the epoch to which I
    • lecture that at a certain stage of the Egyptian epoch, this art had
    • epoch this conception has a glorious beginning. It can be pictured as
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • epoch in history can only be external and superficial if the underlying
  • Title: Occultism and Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • conditions of human life in remote epochs of earthly existence. From
  • Title: Occultism and Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • conditions of human life in remote epochs of earthly existence. From
  • Title: Lecture: The Dual Form of Cognition During the Middle Ages and the Development of Knowledge in Modern Times
    Matching lines:
    • epoch to the other, and that the Christian development of philosophy
    • as yet exist, for Darwin's first epoch-making book only appeared in
    • later epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: The Dual Form of Cognition During the Middle Ages and the Development of Knowledge in Modern Times
    Matching lines:
    • epoch to the other, and that the Christian development of philosophy
    • as yet exist, for Darwin's first epoch-making book only appeared in
    • later epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: The Remedy for Our Diseased Civilisation
    Matching lines:
    • see, the way in which Haeckel stood within his epoch, was
    • the epoch, than to the single case.
    • epoch. Then we have intellectualism applied to an external
    • undoubtedly the characteristic of the modern epoch. We may study
    • to describe their epoch, you may read that the philosophy of
    • we gradually learn to swear in the materialistic epoch, between
    • doing we merely serve the hypocritical demands of the epoch. We
  • Title: Lecture: The Remedy for Our Diseased Civilisation
    Matching lines:
    • see, the way in which Haeckel stood within his epoch, was
    • the epoch, than to the single case.
    • epoch. Then we have intellectualism applied to an external
    • undoubtedly the characteristic of the modern epoch. We may study
    • to describe their epoch, you may read that the philosophy of
    • we gradually learn to swear in the materialistic epoch, between
    • doing we merely serve the hypocritical demands of the epoch. We
  • Title: Lecture: The Earth's Passage Through Its Former Planetary Conditions
    Matching lines:
    • the present earthly inhabitants. During the Moon's whole epoch of
    • that they passed through one epoch in which they stood under the
    • significance. The sun-epoch was the time of ardour and passion, and
    • their epoch of sexual life. General processes of lunar life expressed
  • Title: Lecture: The Earth's Passage Through Its Former Planetary Conditions
    Matching lines:
    • the present earthly inhabitants. During the Moon's whole epoch of
    • that they passed through one epoch in which they stood under the
    • significance. The sun-epoch was the time of ardour and passion, and
    • their epoch of sexual life. General processes of lunar life expressed
  • Title: Lecture: The Etheric Body as a Reflexion of the Universe
    Matching lines:
    • world contain unused forces. And at present we are facing an epoch in
    • science. We know that every epoch of human evolution has its
  • Title: Lecture: The Etheric Body as a Reflexion of the Universe
    Matching lines:
    • world contain unused forces. And at present we are facing an epoch in
    • science. We know that every epoch of human evolution has its
  • Title: Lecture: Salt, Mercury, Sulphur
    Matching lines:
    • living knowledge which in earlier epochs of human evolution it had
  • Title: Lecture: Salt, Mercury, Sulphur
    Matching lines:
    • living knowledge which in earlier epochs of human evolution it had
  • Title: Lecture: Entry of the Michael Forces
    Matching lines:
    • of the succession of historic epochs. When you read historians like
  • Title: Lecture: Entry of the Michael Forces
    Matching lines:
    • of the succession of historic epochs. When you read historians like
  • Title: Lecture: It is a Necessity of Our Earnest Times to Find Again the Path Leading to the Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • that we live in an epoch whose characteristic peculiarity began to be
    • place during that epoch of European development which began about the
    • years of the 15th century. That time was the beginning of that epoch
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch. It is that point of time when a
    • through a great deal during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Roman
    • the second half of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, lasting up to the
    • 15th century, when our present epoch began.
    • epoch, in which most of us in some way passed through one or more
    • post-Atlantean epoch the inheritance of the fourth post-Atlantean
    • epoch, and we took over this inheritance. This inheritance of the
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch lives in everything that constitutes our
    • great deal. At the beginning of the fifth epoch, the consciousness
    • rebuke this epoch of egoism, we should not only fall upon it with
    • the earlier epochs of human evolution. We had to pass through
    • epoch. To-day people believe that they are awake in the same way in
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch, in which the human beings passed through
    • Greek epoch, the Egyptian-Chaldean, the Persian and the ancient
    • Indian epoch — this immediate knowledge of the whole human
    • and even in the second half of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, it
    • studied for every epoch of time.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: It is a Necessity of Our Earnest Times to Find Again the Path Leading to the Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • that we live in an epoch whose characteristic peculiarity began to be
    • place during that epoch of European development which began about the
    • years of the 15th century. That time was the beginning of that epoch
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch. It is that point of time when a
    • through a great deal during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Roman
    • the second half of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, lasting up to the
    • 15th century, when our present epoch began.
    • epoch, in which most of us in some way passed through one or more
    • post-Atlantean epoch the inheritance of the fourth post-Atlantean
    • epoch, and we took over this inheritance. This inheritance of the
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch lives in everything that constitutes our
    • great deal. At the beginning of the fifth epoch, the consciousness
    • rebuke this epoch of egoism, we should not only fall upon it with
    • the earlier epochs of human evolution. We had to pass through
    • epoch. To-day people believe that they are awake in the same way in
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch, in which the human beings passed through
    • Greek epoch, the Egyptian-Chaldean, the Persian and the ancient
    • Indian epoch — this immediate knowledge of the whole human
    • and even in the second half of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, it
    • studied for every epoch of time.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Some Conditions for Understanding Supersensible Experiences
    Matching lines:
    • incarnating in bodies derived from physical parents. In that epoch,
    • and in a still later epoch his relationship to the earthly will
  • Title: Lecture: Some Conditions for Understanding Supersensible Experiences
    Matching lines:
    • incarnating in bodies derived from physical parents. In that epoch,
    • and in a still later epoch his relationship to the earthly will
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 5: Rhythms in the Being of Man
    Matching lines:
    • follow us, so the Atlantean epoch lies right in the middle. The
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 6: Illness and Karma
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian epoch. Man gradually descended from divine-spiritual
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 8: The Manifestation of the Ego in the Different Races of Men
    Matching lines:
    • actually the human body too, developed in the different epochs of
    • the epoch after the sun and the moon had separated from the earth is
    • from a civilisation of the visible towards a cultural epoch of the
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 9: Evolution, Involution and Creation out of Nothingness
    Matching lines:
    • from epoch to epoch, from age to age, as the result of logical
    • of the age, the spirit of the various epochs. To anthroposophists
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • no logical thinking. In the Graeco-Latin epoch there was only
    • In our fifth post-Atlantean epoch the sixth is prepared
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. If something is to happen through us in the spiritual worlds,
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • epochs — as was both inevitable and right — were
    • and even down to our own epoch, human beings were able to perceive
    • dream. For certain as it is that a truth is right in an epoch
    • right for a particular epoch, and humanity, having assimilated
    • through these forces also acquire the forces of the later epoch.
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • Macrocosm and in every epoch of evolution it will be right to
    • from the Earth and later of the Moon, during the Lemurian epoch. As a
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • no logical thinking. In the Graeco-Latin epoch there was only
    • hence the differing statements in the different epochs. Although the
    • impossible during the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, particularly during its
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, inasmuch as logical thinking — of
    • — was quite beyond the men of that earlier epoch. They lived
    • epoch — in a quite different way. They knew about the secrets
    • in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch men spoke of the spiritual Beings in
    • an actual experience. Hence in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch men had a
    • epoch would have thought it ridiculous if anyone set out to prove to
    • true especially of the earlier periods of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch
    • the time of the Graeco-Latin epoch this state of things had already
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, among the leading peoples, for example of
    • experienced yesterday, so did souls in the Graeco-Latin epoch still
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch of the faculty of judgement and the formation
    • watch how the ancient knowledge disappears gradually as later epochs
    • what the soul experienced in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch from
    • even the remembrance that still survived in the Graeco-Latin epoch
    • experienced in earlier epochs is drawn forth. What souls could no
    • longer actually experience in the Graeco-Latin epoch but had not yet
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch and one incarnated today. We have heard that
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • to inaugurate the epoch of materialistic culture during which all
    • Buddhism, which in the epoch after Christ's coming can be acquired
    • that among the forces we bring with us in the present epoch when we
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • In our fifth post-Atlantean epoch the sixth is prepared
    • consecutive epochs during which the human soul has undergone
    • significant experiences. These epochs are: the ancient Indian, the
    • We also know that in each such epoch the next is prepared — as
    • it were in germ. In our present epoch the sixth post-Atlantean period
    • to the world in our own main epoch, in the epoch that was preceded by
    • of epochs now past. It would be a very noteworthy achievement if a
    • Moon epoch, when man was still living in the fluid or watery element
    • ancient Lemurian epoch, when man had reached the stage of evolution
    • man even as late as the Atlantean epoch. Without super-normal
    • was or was not a thinker in the sense of that ancient epoch. Over the
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Seven
    Matching lines:
    • It first arose in an epoch preceding our own by four or five
    • spiritual heritage. If we go back to the epoch long before the
    • even dimmer. And especially in the fourth Atlantean epoch, the
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, during which the Mystery of Golgotha took place,
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Eight
    Matching lines:
    • the ancient Egypto-Chaldean epoch, when our souls, looking out
    • epoch, when men's gaze was diverted to an ever greater extent from
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch men still beheld the spiritual around them,
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Nine
    Matching lines:
    • occasionally also heard today, because stragglers from that epoch of
    • from epoch to epoch. After death we can experience the bliss of
    • Anthroposophy is a timely and active force in our epoch. People
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture Ten
    Matching lines:
    • reached, for example, in the epoch of Ancient India. The Ancient
    • various culture-epochs progress and new impulses take effect. But as
    • progress on Earth from one culture-epoch to the next is dependent
    • here: Progress on Earth from one culture-epoch to another is
    • from that cosmic sleep. During the epoch of Old Moon, therefore, the
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Back Cover
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epochs, the Greco-Roman world which produced a succession of
    • important within the boundaries of a particular epoch: the Divine
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • that past epoch one must look to worlds lying infinitely far away in
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • For example, we can ask: If the epoch of Christ Jesus
    • was so poorly equipped to understand His nature, would another epoch
    • civilisation, the first of the post-Atlantean culture-epochs. There,
    • will be given later — in the epoch when all the means of
    • culture-epoch, we find that the possibility of understanding Christ
    • as far as it did in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the Graeco-Latin
    • epoch, when even the Gnosis was not powerful enough to understand
    • culture-epochs, we find the Bible itself indicating that a certain
    • When we come to the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, we can
    • incarnate. It was not there in the preceding epochs; but now it is
    • there. In this fourth epoch, however, men lack the possibility of
    • is actually this: the Christ appeared on Earth in an epoch that was
    • the very epoch that was least adapted to understanding Him. And if in
    • into the Roman epoch is so preeminently an expression of a well
    • accompanying the fourth culture-epoch like a shadow of its wisdom,
    • epoch and with an influence extending, if only sparsely, into the
    • fifth epoch — the Sibyls are encountered in the history of
    • in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • research which are available in our epoch. But attention must also be
    • various hidden aspects of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, during
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • of human soul life during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Finally,
    • in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch aspired to understand the Being of
    • post-Atlantean epoch had already reached a high degree of evolution;
    • The third post-Atlantean epoch, which we call the
    • Egyptian-Chaldean epoch, came about partly through the reflection in
    • what it really was. Among the Egyptian-Chaldean peoples of the epoch
    • Later still, in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, we can
    • the epoch in which the Mystery of Golgotha was fulfilled.
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch. We know that in terms of spirituality it was
    • the highest post-Atlantean epoch up to now, but that what the souls
    • Then we come to the third post-Atlantean epoch.
    • Yesterday I described it as the epoch in which knowledge was kindled
    • epoch? What I am now going to say applies not only to the Greek and
    • post-Atlantean epoch? Again I must make use of a pedantic, dried out
    • post-Atlantean epoch, is something I must again designate with a dry,
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch the emergence of Geology side by side
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • ancient times, and even in the third post-Atlantean epoch, had some
    • good significance. But as one culture-epoch succeeds another in the
    • forces in the third post-Atlantean epoch, when Astrology was studied
    • they were not adapted to the fourth post-Atlantean epoch; for the
    • during the third post-Atlantean epoch, should flow for a while below
    • The first three post-Atlantean epochs, which occur
    • fourth epoch, so that the third epoch reappears in our epoch, the
    • fifth; the second epoch will recur in the sixth, and the first epoch,
    • the epoch of the Holy Rishis, will recur in the seventh, as I have
    • outcome of many years of research — that in our epoch there is
    • epoch, but permeated now with the Christ Impulse. Today we must
  • Title: Christ and the Spiritual World: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • Astrology of the third post-Atlantean epoch, for humanity then
    • During the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the power of the
    • especially as the fourth epoch advanced further and further, was
    • post-Atlantean epoch begins; a time when the Christ Impulse had to
    • post-Atlantean epoch brought in. It is something written by a man
    • the spirit of this new epoch — so much so that what he
    • new epoch, writing in this way:
    • into Earth evolution with the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. We must all
    • As late as the third post-Atlantean epoch there were
    • the Holy Mysteries. In the third post-Atlantean epoch one could still
    • of the Atlantean epoch lived on into post-Atlantean times; if we see
  • Title: Perception of the Nature of Thought
    Matching lines:
    • ancient Saturn epoch.
    • comes the actual thought-life. And in the epoch described here the
    • outside. In essentials this is the epoch of scholasticism — the
    • entirely under the aegis of this epoch. The consciousness is present
    • descriptions given of the separate epochs you will, if you are proper
    • etheric bodies. And the laws of the Sun-existence, working from epoch
    • to epoch, cause philosophy to become precisely what it is. Because
    • that the evolutionary epochs sit on the same diagonal row, with the
  • Title: Perception of the Nature of Thought
    Matching lines:
    • ancient Saturn epoch.
    • comes the actual thought-life. And in the epoch described here the
    • outside. In essentials this is the epoch of scholasticism — the
    • entirely under the aegis of this epoch. The consciousness is present
    • descriptions given of the separate epochs you will, if you are proper
    • etheric bodies. And the laws of the Sun-existence, working from epoch
    • to epoch, cause philosophy to become precisely what it is. Because
    • that the evolutionary epochs sit on the same diagonal row, with the
  • Title: Geographic Medicine: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • beginning of earthly evolution, at least far distant epochs (those
    • epochs, for example, before the human being walked the earth) in
  • Title: Geographic Medicine: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • the case. Now, in what we know as the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the
    • infinitely important only in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch and will
    • become strong in this epoch in order to adapt his existence to these
    • This epoch began in
    • post-Atlantean epoch began at that time, and we continue to live in
    • since the fifteenth century. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch it
    • entered into this epoch, the guiding spiritual beings had to consider
    • epoch was America rediscovered in a physical, sense-perceptible way.
    • the beginning of the development of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • this fifth post-Atlantean epoch, had to be very carefully protected
    • way, in these centuries before the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, that
    • for the fifth post-Atlantean epoch could be developed in the right
    • must be taken into account in this fifth post-Atlantean epoch, and to
    • upon to offer the most important impulses to the epoch in which this
    • epoch.
    • apart at the turning-point of a new epoch when the way to America was
  • Title: Lecture: The Problem of Destiny
    Matching lines:
    • in past epochs of the repeated lives on earth and of the intermediate
  • Title: Lecture: The Problem of Destiny
    Matching lines:
    • in past epochs of the repeated lives on earth and of the intermediate
  • Title: On the Connection of the Living and the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • taught in a given epoch bears a certain character only because people
    • epoch in the life of humanity is always conditioned by the preceding
    • through the fifth, sixth and seventh post-Atlantean epochs and for
  • Title: On the Connection of the Living and the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • taught in a given epoch bears a certain character only because people
    • epoch in the life of humanity is always conditioned by the preceding
    • through the fifth, sixth and seventh post-Atlantean epochs and for
  • Title: The Elemental World and the Future of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • to become if man, in each epoch, tackles his task rightly.
  • Title: The Elemental World and the Future of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • to become if man, in each epoch, tackles his task rightly.
  • Title: Lecture: The Son of God and the Son of Man
    Matching lines:
    • means the same in all human beings, in every epoch. The connections
    • evolution. In an epoch lying four or five thousand years behind us,
    • we need only compare ancient times with our own epoch in one single
    • of ancient Egyptian civilisation and observe the men of that epoch,
    • in very early epochs of Egyptian culture, for example — but
    • actually in all such culture-epochs — the external appearance
    • were, at the middle point of the Post-Atlantean epoch. These men of
    • other, namely, that in the different epochs of the evolution of
    • Post-Atlantean epoch. Immediately after the great Atlantean
    • clearly if we think of the early Indian civilisation-epoch. The most
    • truly childlike among the men of that epoch were the great Teachers
    • epoch there persisted through the whole of life the inherited
    • the Atlantean epoch we have passed beyond the middle point of the
    • about the condition of the earth in the granite-epoch — quite
    • various members are related to the different epochs of the evolution
  • Title: Lecture: The Son of God and the Son of Man
    Matching lines:
    • means the same in all human beings, in every epoch. The connections
    • evolution. In an epoch lying four or five thousand years behind us,
    • we need only compare ancient times with our own epoch in one single
    • of ancient Egyptian civilisation and observe the men of that epoch,
    • in very early epochs of Egyptian culture, for example — but
    • actually in all such culture-epochs — the external appearance
    • were, at the middle point of the Post-Atlantean epoch. These men of
    • other, namely, that in the different epochs of the evolution of
    • Post-Atlantean epoch. Immediately after the great Atlantean
    • clearly if we think of the early Indian civilisation-epoch. The most
    • truly childlike among the men of that epoch were the great Teachers
    • epoch there persisted through the whole of life the inherited
    • the Atlantean epoch we have passed beyond the middle point of the
    • about the condition of the earth in the granite-epoch — quite
    • various members are related to the different epochs of the evolution
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Synopses
    Matching lines:
    • Folk-spirits. Post-Atlantean epochs. Time Spirit or Zeitgeist.
    • Spirits of Cyclic Periods. The repetition of one epoch in another.
    • culture in first post-Atlantean epoch. After leading the Rishis he
    • was promoted for Persian epoch; another for Egypt; another for
    • become a Spirit of the Age in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • Archai of fifth post-Atlantean epoch was promoted from one of the
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • distant past; that man has required long epochs of evolution in order
    • than man, because they completed their human stage one epoch earlier,
    • higher than man, who went through their human stage two epochs
    • Thus for every epoch we can find the ‘Spirit of
    • epoch of the earth's evolution, and who at the present day are
    • the hand to one another as it were. From epoch to epoch they pass on
    • higher in rank than the Folk-spirits. In every epoch, one of these is
    • especially at work and gives the general signature to that epoch, he
    • Then he is relieved in the following epoch by another Spirit of the
    • very well know, that while we are ourselves passing on from epoch to
    • epoch, that when we look into the future, we see ever different
    • the fact that there are, so to speak, seven consecutive epochs
    • Egyptian-Chaldæan epoch, which is taking place in our own time. After
    • this will follow another epoch, which will be a repetition of the
    • Persian epoch, although in a somewhat different form; and then the
    • seventh epoch will come, which will be a repetition of the primeval
    • Indian civilization, the epoch of the Holy Rishis; so that in that
    • Hierarchies, how in his evolution, from age to age, from epoch to
    • epoch, Beings whom we already know from another aspect work with him,
    • down the great outlines for the several epochs. The extension of the
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • behind’ at earlier epochs of evolution as a sort of sacrifice,
    • epoch of time are formed and organized by the physical work of higher
    • different epochs is stimulated from within, so that each epoch has a
    • guided from epoch to epoch according to the will of the intuiting
    • abnormal Spirit of Personality, and in a certain historical epoch the
    • post-Atlantean epoch. And the language worked on in this way because
    • the secret of the first civilization of the post-Atlantean epoch.
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • life of the peoples from epoch to epoch, how it has run its course,
    • more important for a certain epoch than he otherwise is in the
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, certain Beings should renounce the normal course of their
    • earlier epoch. They can bestow that which in the normal form of
    • development of man in the first of his three epochs of life is, on
    • belongs to the later epochs of life. Through this man has become a
    • more material being up to the second epoch of his life than he would
    • the latter portion of the Lemurian epoch and in the first part of the
    • Atlantean epoch, when man was directly dependent upon his earthly
    • surroundings. At a later epoch race began to assume the character of
    • race before the Lemurian epoch, for then only did man descend to the
    • down by heredity in the Atlantean epoch and on into our
    • post-Atlantean epoch. We shall see how in our own time it is the
    • characteristics, of racial peculiarities, in the old Lemurian epoch,
    • epoch of evolution shall have been succeeded by the sixth and
    • in the Lemurian epoch, through the activity of the abnormal Spirits
    • our epoch.
    • for our epoch. The spot in Africa corresponds to those forces of the
    • period. If we were to go back into the old Lemurian epoch we could
    • post-Atlantean epoch, we can see that they represent successive
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 6
    Matching lines:
    • of the Earth, again only holds good for a quite definite epoch of
    • evolution. It holds good for the epoch when, at a definite moment of
    • old Atlantean epoch, in which the division of the races had hardly
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 7
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, a second stream of humanity, of peoples. We must, as a matter
    • the Atlantean epoch, and part of which was only sent during the
    • importance and significance for the post-Atlantean epoch, and which
    • post-Atlantean epoch.
    • that, in some way or other, the peoples of the post-Atlantean epoch
    • epoch, from the farthest East in India and in a wide curve through
    • fourth, the Greek age of the post-Atlantean epoch; so that we see the
    • in the post-Atlantean epoch. He took the precedence long, long after
    • tendencies it has received at an earlier epoch.
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • the five successive ages of civilization in the post-Atlantean epoch.
    • age of civilization of the post-Atlantean epoch. In what way did they
    • humanity could undergo in the post-Atlantean epoch? In the old
    • Atlantean epoch human beings were still endowed with a high degree of
    • Man then passed on further from the old Atlantean epoch,
    • Giants). Everything which existed during the Atlantean epoch is
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • whole of our post-Atlantean epoch, and in fact even the later ages of
    • Indian culture in the post-Atlantean epoch, developed the ‘ I ’
    • Ever since the Lemurian epoch those forces we call Luciferic have
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 10
    Matching lines:
    • epoch the Indian Folk-spirit went through the whole of the
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Whereas on the one hand we have the Indian,
    • Atlantis and continued to work on in the post-Atlantean epoch; a
    • epoch will one day clash in these two civilizations: the Indian,
    • existed in the old Atlantean epoch.
    • the post-Atlantean epoch. I say that something like an occult poetic
    • epoch. Their picture of the world is not so very incorrect, because
    • it was drawn from the old Atlantean epoch. The stream that came down
    • they rescued from the Atlantean epoch. There was as yet no history in
    • guards of a Folk-soul who is preparing himself for later epochs. This
    • Spirit-Self into man, in readiness for that epoch when the
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 11
    Matching lines:
    • old Lemurian epoch, for particular reasons had ascended to the
    • during the whole of the Atlantean epochs endeavored to unite
    • the Atlantean epoch the air of Atlantis was permeated with water in
    • epoch. Every time new beings were born in the soft, plastic,
    • epoch, descended again to unite themselves with physical human
  • Title: Lecture: A Picture of Earth-Evolution in the Future
    Matching lines:
    • the Atlantean deluge, to find the epoch when the moon departed from the body of
    • it was until the epoch of the fourth century after Christ. It was then for the
    • earthly life will ensue. This is the epoch when the moon will again approach
    • present epoch to make themselves worthy to receive what the good Spirits who
    • the great epoch towards which his successive earthly lives are leading him.
  • Title: Lecture: A Picture of Earth-Evolution in the Future
    Matching lines:
    • the Atlantean deluge, to find the epoch when the moon departed from the body of
    • it was until the epoch of the fourth century after Christ. It was then for the
    • earthly life will ensue. This is the epoch when the moon will again approach
    • present epoch to make themselves worthy to receive what the good Spirits who
    • the great epoch towards which his successive earthly lives are leading him.
  • Title: Christ and the Human Soul: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • and in all its epochs, is none other than that which enables the ego
    • post-Atlantean epochs of civilization the three soul principles
  • Title: Christ and the Human Soul: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • their most precious possession, but they will bear it through epochs
  • Title: Christ and the Human Soul: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • existence, and just at the epoch where the Mystery of Golgotha came
  • Title: Brotherhood and the Fight for Survival
    Matching lines:
    • To work out of communities. In the same way as an epoch is followed
  • Title: Brotherhood and the Fight for Survival
    Matching lines:
    • To work out of communities. In the same way as an epoch is followed
  • Title: Search for the New Isis: Lecture I: A Christmas Lecture
    Matching lines:
    • For us, however, in the 5th culture epoch, both ways are
  • Title: Search for the New Isis: Lecture II: The Quest for Isis-Sophia
    Matching lines:
    • nation; how we look back upon the ancient Persian epoch of
    • the Greco-Latin, and at last come to the fifth epoch of the
    • post-atlantean humanity, our own. Our epoch will be followed by the
    • that the Greco-Latin, the fourth epoch of post-atlantean humanity,
    • fifth epochs, that is between the Egyptian — Chaldean epoch and
    • the ancient Persian epoch and the sixth, and between the ancient
    • Indian and the seventh epoch of post-atlantean humanity. Certain
    • things repeat themselves in a special way in each of these epochs of
  • Title: Search for the New Isis: Lecture III: The Magi and the Shepherds: The New Isis
    Matching lines:
    • In the epochs which preceded the Mystery of Golgotha the
  • Title: Search for the New Isis: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • normal in humanity and which in the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha
    • comes from an epoch when the primeval, purest form of vision of the
  • Title: Mission of Spiritual Science: Afterword
    Matching lines:
    • opinion an epoch-making book.
  • Title: Lecture: The Spiritual Communion of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • those men of an earlier epoch had no thoughts. They had thoughts, but
    • air of the breath and in the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha he
    • this way in the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha — by the 4th
    • is traced through the epochs of Old Saturn, Old Sun, Old Moon, and
    • extended to the future epochs of the Earth's evolution.
  • Title: Lecture: The Spiritual Communion of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • those men of an earlier epoch had no thoughts. They had thoughts, but
    • air of the breath and in the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha he
    • this way in the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha — by the 4th
    • is traced through the epochs of Old Saturn, Old Sun, Old Moon, and
    • extended to the future epochs of the Earth's evolution.
  • Title: Lecture: Leonardo da Vinci
    Matching lines:
    • that things do not happen accidentally in certain epochs, but in
  • Title: Lecture: Leonardo da Vinci
    Matching lines:
    • that things do not happen accidentally in certain epochs, but in
  • Title: Lecture: The Animal Soul
    Matching lines:
    • later epoch the animal group souls, not the single animals, will
  • Title: Lecture: The Animal Soul
    Matching lines:
    • later epoch the animal group souls, not the single animals, will
  • Title: Lecture: The Four Human Group Souls (Lion, Bull, Eagle, Man)
    Matching lines:
    • human evolution, through the various epochs of the post-Atlantean
    • the Atlantean epoch the etheric body was still, to a certain extent,
  • Title: Lecture: The Four Human Group Souls (Lion, Bull, Eagle, Man)
    Matching lines:
    • human evolution, through the various epochs of the post-Atlantean
    • the Atlantean epoch the etheric body was still, to a certain extent,
  • Title: Lecture: Michelangelo
    Matching lines:
    • epoch to another, are the souls of human beings. Sense and meaning
    • this way we can see a meaning in the study of single epochs; their
    • and carry over once more into later epochs. In this way and thanks to
    • study the great epochs of art and the great artists. We shall never
    • successive epoch differs from the earlier one and human souls have
    • has been perpetually changing in the successive epochs of human
    • at a different epoch of humanity when the soul was more closely
    • a new epoch, and what the Greeks had been able to experience within
    • impossible for the soul in one epoch becomes possible in another, and
    • just a false analogy when we say that successive epochs of humanity
    • from one epoch to another, undergo at the same time some upward
    • earlier epochs, the life of which he could share, and could thus
    • and expressing always the character of the epoch through one of them.
    • a later epoch — closely though it was still connected with
    • into ever new ages what has been experienced in older epochs of mankind.
  • Title: Lecture: Michelangelo
    Matching lines:
    • epoch to another, are the souls of human beings. Sense and meaning
    • this way we can see a meaning in the study of single epochs; their
    • and carry over once more into later epochs. In this way and thanks to
    • study the great epochs of art and the great artists. We shall never
    • successive epoch differs from the earlier one and human souls have
    • has been perpetually changing in the successive epochs of human
    • at a different epoch of humanity when the soul was more closely
    • a new epoch, and what the Greeks had been able to experience within
    • impossible for the soul in one epoch becomes possible in another, and
    • just a false analogy when we say that successive epochs of humanity
    • from one epoch to another, undergo at the same time some upward
    • earlier epochs, the life of which he could share, and could thus
    • and expressing always the character of the epoch through one of them.
    • a later epoch — closely though it was still connected with
    • into ever new ages what has been experienced in older epochs of mankind.
  • Title: Presence of the Dead: Lecture Four: The Presence of the Dead in our Life
    Matching lines:
    • and in the current fifth post-Atlantean epoch included the task of
  • Title: Presence of the Dead: Lecture Five: The Blessing of the Dead
    Matching lines:
  • Title: Lecture: Technology and Art: Their Bearing on Modern Culture
    Matching lines:
    • only since the beginning of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch of
    • civilisation. The beginning of this epoch synchronises with that of
    • Europe during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation and on
    • different during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch, even in its final
    • in the first third of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. These things
  • Title: Lecture: Technology and Art: Their Bearing on Modern Culture
    Matching lines:
    • only since the beginning of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch of
    • civilisation. The beginning of this epoch synchronises with that of
    • Europe during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation and on
    • different during the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch, even in its final
    • in the first third of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. These things
  • Title: Lecture: The Inexpressible Name, Spirits of Space and Time.
    Matching lines:
    • the beginning of the 4th post-Atlantean Epoch, we come, as you also
    • know, to the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch of the earth's
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch onward — has a greater resemblance with
    • back to conditions which were normal in the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch.
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch, man's living plant-like body died;
    • During the first post-Atlantean epoch we have a deep influence
    • proceeding from the Ego; during the second post-Atlantean epoch, a
    • post-Atlantean epoch, a deep influence going out from the etheric
    • Whereas from the Graeco-Latin epoch, beginning in the 8th Century,
    • post-Atlantean epoch, we must in a certain way learn to know the
    • vegetable world; during the 6th epoch we must learn to know the
    • animal kingdom, and only during the 7th epoch the real kingdom of
    • seek during the 5th post-Atlantean epoch. Science should, as it were,
    • facts lying at the foundation of these things. During the epoch
    • but of a past culture, of the Graeco-Latin epoch. You see, if the
    • itself. We take it from the preceding epoch and train the human
    • is steeped in the impulses of a past epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: The Inexpressible Name, Spirits of Space and Time.
    Matching lines:
    • the beginning of the 4th post-Atlantean Epoch, we come, as you also
    • know, to the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch of the earth's
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch onward — has a greater resemblance with
    • back to conditions which were normal in the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch.
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch, man's living plant-like body died;
    • During the first post-Atlantean epoch we have a deep influence
    • proceeding from the Ego; during the second post-Atlantean epoch, a
    • post-Atlantean epoch, a deep influence going out from the etheric
    • Whereas from the Graeco-Latin epoch, beginning in the 8th Century,
    • post-Atlantean epoch, we must in a certain way learn to know the
    • vegetable world; during the 6th epoch we must learn to know the
    • animal kingdom, and only during the 7th epoch the real kingdom of
    • seek during the 5th post-Atlantean epoch. Science should, as it were,
    • facts lying at the foundation of these things. During the epoch
    • but of a past culture, of the Graeco-Latin epoch. You see, if the
    • itself. We take it from the preceding epoch and train the human
    • is steeped in the impulses of a past epoch.
  • Title: Anthroposophy Introduction: Lecture I: Anthroposophy as What Men Long For Today
    Matching lines:
    • the men of an ancient epoch as their science can answer today his own
  • Title: Anthroposophy Introduction: Lecture II: Meditation
    Matching lines:
    • Egyptian epoch, for example, it was in the constellation of Taurus.
    • the long epoch of 25,920 years, which is the time taken by the vernal
  • Title: Roman Catholicism: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • of the civilization of the fourth post-Atlantean Epoch. It can be
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, what was justified right up to the
    • epoch; but in essentials the Roman Catholic Church represents what
    • spirit of a past epoch, but it is spirit. The way in which spirit is
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch cannot possibly carry that of the fifth.
    • culture, all that belongs to the fourth cultural epoch. And the
    • Catholic institutions. For the fourth epoch it was necessary that men
    • post-Atlantean epoch nevertheless throws down the gauntlet before all
    • events of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch; and it was no longer so
    • culture of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. It then became necessary
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch. The Church needed that philosophy which
    • is so great but great for the last culture epoch, for, of course,
  • Title: Lecture: The Coming Experience of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • to take spirit-self into it in the next, the sixth, culture-epoch. I
  • Title: Lecture: The Coming Experience of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • to take spirit-self into it in the next, the sixth, culture-epoch. I
  • Title: Lecture: How Can the Destitution of Soul in Modern Times Be Overcome?
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of culture, and so on? Those who feel that a realistic
    • culture epoch, during which the most important peoples were the
    • impulses preceding from that epoch; and that since the fifteenth
    • century mankind has been living in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • of civilisation — the Graeco-Roman epoch — was built up
    • seventh post-Atlantean epoch when learning to know nature will
    • post-Atlantean epoch. We must remember that this kind of
    • today. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch human relationships and
    • relationships, belongs to the fifth post-Atlantean epoch; and modern
    • epoch is only in its initial stage. And as the epoch continues it
    • in reciprocal understanding in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch proceeds more and more conscious
    • post-Atlantean epoch be increasingly broken up. This group-soul
    • element in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch has no longer any meaning
    • in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch of the consciousness soul is to
    • a reality in our souls: that the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is in
    • adapt itself to the needs of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, but
    • post-Atlantean epoch because at that time mankind lived more as
    • consciousness soul in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is becoming
    • understood. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch it was still possible
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: How Can the Destitution of Soul in Modern Times Be Overcome?
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of culture, and so on? Those who feel that a realistic
    • culture epoch, during which the most important peoples were the
    • impulses preceding from that epoch; and that since the fifteenth
    • century mankind has been living in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • of civilisation — the Graeco-Roman epoch — was built up
    • seventh post-Atlantean epoch when learning to know nature will
    • post-Atlantean epoch. We must remember that this kind of
    • today. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch human relationships and
    • relationships, belongs to the fifth post-Atlantean epoch; and modern
    • epoch is only in its initial stage. And as the epoch continues it
    • in reciprocal understanding in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch proceeds more and more conscious
    • post-Atlantean epoch be increasingly broken up. This group-soul
    • element in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch has no longer any meaning
    • in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch of the consciousness soul is to
    • a reality in our souls: that the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is in
    • adapt itself to the needs of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, but
    • post-Atlantean epoch because at that time mankind lived more as
    • consciousness soul in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is becoming
    • understood. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch it was still possible
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Modern and Ancient Spiritual Exercises
    Matching lines:
    • every epoch must follow its own appropriate path.
    • as the Ancient Indian epoch, certain individuals developed, in a manner
  • Title: Lecture: Modern and Ancient Spiritual Exercises
    Matching lines:
    • every epoch must follow its own appropriate path.
    • as the Ancient Indian epoch, certain individuals developed, in a manner
  • Title: Lecture: The Meaning of Easter: St. Paul and the Christ Impulse
    Matching lines:
    • the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch and must now be vanquished and superseded.
    • human soul in the several epochs. I have shown you how man has changed
    • Egypto-Chaldean, Greco-Latin epochs, on to our own time. When we look
    • Post-Atlantean epoch a new tendency has been at work, a tendency towards
  • Title: Lecture: The Meaning of Easter: St. Paul and the Christ Impulse
    Matching lines:
    • the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch and must now be vanquished and superseded.
    • human soul in the several epochs. I have shown you how man has changed
    • Egypto-Chaldean, Greco-Latin epochs, on to our own time. When we look
    • Post-Atlantean epoch a new tendency has been at work, a tendency towards
  • Title: Agriculture Course: Discussion after Lecture 6
    Matching lines:
    • been epochs of civilisation on the earth when such things were known
    • did indeed occur in an epoch when far graver abuses were still possible,
  • Title: Agriculture Course: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • leaf. No doubt this is not so important in our present earthly epoch,
    • different species of plants. In former epochs — notably in
    • primeval epochs — it was different. At that time it was still
    • comparatively few plants of the primeval epoch of the Earth, the
  • Title: Agriculture Course: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
  • Title: Lecture: The Universe
    Matching lines:
    • the epoch in which we are living. If we adopt the
    • past epochs, people really
    • epoch of Pisces, and it is a repetition.
    • if we go back to the epoch of Aries, we still find the four
    • by going back still farther, to the epoch of Taurus, to the
    • Atlantean epoch and to the last but one Atlantean epoch,
  • Title: Lecture: The Universe
    Matching lines:
    • the epoch in which we are living. If we adopt the
    • past epochs, people really
    • epoch of Pisces, and it is a repetition.
    • if we go back to the epoch of Aries, we still find the four
    • by going back still farther, to the epoch of Taurus, to the
    • Atlantean epoch and to the last but one Atlantean epoch,
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • in the middle of the Atlantean epoch; and what human beings have lived
    • Since the middle of the Atlantean epoch humanity has passed beyond this
    • middle point. And since the middle of the Atlantean epoch there have
    • epoch, we should have to say: they were in equal proportion. We should
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • this organ right into the third epoch, the Lemurian Age. I once told
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • stages and finally, when the perfected Earth has reached its last epochs,
    • arises in the first epoch of the Post-Atlantean Age, reaches its culmination
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • that differs according to the different epochs. We have often spoken
    • here of the Spirit of the Epochs. We have said, for example, that in
    • the first culture-epoch of the Post-Atlantean Age, that of the ancient
    • Indian people, the Spirit of the Epoch consisted in the fact that men
    • the Persian epoch, and man learnt through him to know matter as an opposing
    • interest in the physical plane. Then comes the Spirit of that epoch
    • nature. That was again a different epoch. So you have for each epoch
    • one Spirit of the Epochs being relieved by another — that is the
    • know that behind this whole progress of the Ages, Spirits of the Epochs
    • epoch they are only the instruments here on earth of Spirits standing
    • the period ruled by the Epochal Spirit whose expression he then became.
    • outstanding human beings. And conversely, the Epochal Spirit would not
    • see how men are the instruments of the Epochal Spirits who are the guiding
    • beings of the great epochs and also of the Spirits of the “meanings
    • and conceptions” of the smaller epochs. They are the Original
    • Epochal Spirit. That is the true nature of the Spirit who is also called
    • up to those we have called Epochal Spirits. The whole structure in which
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • stay behind at such stages appear in a later epoch with approximately
    • but not in the forms of the later epoch. They appear in a later epoch
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • time of the first third of the Atlantean culture epoch. There the life
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • have gone through various culture epochs: the old Indian, the ancient
    • Persian, lying before the time of Zarathustra, then the epoch which
    • and now we stand in the fifth culture-epoch of the Post-Atlantean age.
    • Ours will be followed by a sixth and a seventh epoch. Whereas in the
    • man if during his different incarnations in those culture-epochs he
  • Title: Influence of Spiritual Beings Upon Man: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • culture-epochs the soul brought back impulses with it that permeated
    • familiar with that evolutionary epoch into which mankind must indeed
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture I: Introduction to these Studies on Karma
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. Even when they let the old documents speak for
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture III: The Spiritual Foundations of Anthroposophical Endeavour
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean epoch. They did not merely base their
    • karma of former epochs too, of course), it finds vent as an
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture IV: The Soul's Condition of Those Who Seek for Anthroposophy
    Matching lines:
    • in the epoch of which I am now speaking, the possibility of
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture VI: The School of Chartres
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean epoch.
    • spiritual epoch in earthly evolution. And their great
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture VII: The New Age of Michael
    Matching lines:
    • long epochs of time. We on the earth, when we speak of the
    • epochs of time, one witnesses an awe-inspiring departure
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture VIII: Ahriman's Fight Against the Michael Principle. The Message of Michael
    Matching lines:
    • culmination in the Alexandrian epoch of pre-Christian time,
    • of Michael until the end of the Alexandrian epoch,
    • — in the tradition of the old Michael epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture IX: Entry of the Michael Forces. Decisive Character of the Michael Impulses
    Matching lines:
    • succession of historic epochs. When you read historians
  • Title: Lecture: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture XI: Evolution of the Michael Principle Throughout the Ages. The Split in the Cosmic Intelligence
    Matching lines:
    • long epochs of time. To begin with, we saw in a more
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Introduction
    Matching lines:
    • epoch from the point of view of the development of manas, the transformed
    • epoch, which would place it three to four thousand years from the present.
    • translation: The terms for intervals of time — period, epoch,
    • this way. The seven post-Atlantean cultural epochs, for example, are
    • Kulturperiode, Kultur, Zeitraum, Kulturepoche, Zeitepoche, Zeit,
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Appendix: Cosmogony
    Matching lines:
    • was the beginning of the Aryan cultures; second, the epoch of Zarathustra,
    • the epoch of Hermes, to which are attached the Chaldean and Semitic
    • epoch that experienced the birth of Christianity; and fifth, a new epoch
    • and Slavs. This is the epoch in which we are now still living. It is a
    • epoch is to adapt the human being fully to the physical plane. This occurs
    • was necessary for the fifth epoch to fulfill its mission. Astral and
    • rehabilitated in an epoch yet to come.
    • After our fifth epoch
    • epoch will bring genius, clairvoyance, the creative spirit, to development.
    • How will Christianity appear in the sixth epoch? There was a harmonious
    • in the sixth epoch. The mechanical science of the physical plane will
    • gnosis or spiritual knowledge. This sixth epoch will be radically different
    • epoch will be just as spiritual as ours is materialistic, but such a
    • that will be formed in the course of the sixth epoch will call into
    • existence the possibility of a seventh epoch which itself will form
    • conditions of life from our own. This seventh epoch will end with a
    • epochs.
    • seven great epochs. We see the laws of evolution slowly unfolding. Human
    • epoch. Indeed, it will be necessary for human souls to become strong
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Appendix: Cosmogony
    Matching lines:
    • was the beginning of the Aryan cultures; second, the epoch of Zarathustra,
    • the epoch of Hermes, to which are attached the Chaldean and Semitic
    • epoch that experienced the birth of Christianity; and fifth, a new epoch
    • and Slavs. This is the epoch in which we are now still living. It is a
    • epoch is to adapt the human being fully to the physical plane. This occurs
    • was necessary for the fifth epoch to fulfill its mission. Astral and
    • rehabilitated in an epoch yet to come.
    • After our fifth epoch
    • epoch will bring genius, clairvoyance, the creative spirit, to development.
    • How will Christianity appear in the sixth epoch? There was a harmonious
    • in the sixth epoch. The mechanical science of the physical plane will
    • gnosis or spiritual knowledge. This sixth epoch will be radically different
    • epoch will be just as spiritual as ours is materialistic, but such a
    • that will be formed in the course of the sixth epoch will call into
    • existence the possibility of a seventh epoch which itself will form
    • conditions of life from our own. This seventh epoch will end with a
    • epochs.
    • seven great epochs. We see the laws of evolution slowly unfolding. Human
    • epoch. Indeed, it will be necessary for human souls to become strong
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 1: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • of Christ is contained in the sixth epoch — be it in the sixth
    • epoch of the sixth subrace prophetically announced, or the sixth root
    • term “root race” to designate the seven epochs of earth
    • Post-Atlantean and the last two, the sixth and seventh epochs. Each
    • of these epochs consists of seven “subraces” It should
    • of race is still the remains of the epoch preceding our own, namely,
    • the Atlantean. We are now living in the age of cultural epochs.
    • our epoch, and for this reason races are still spoken of today,
    • races of the Atlantean epoch. Today the idea of civilization has
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • characteristic of different epochs.
    • following our fifth main epoch. [This fifth main epoch is called the
    • the fifth with two more to pass before the start of the next main epoch.]
    • great main epoch.
    • take place in the sixth great main epoch can be seen ahead of time in
    • the pictures of the astral world. The seventh great main epoch, on the
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • must go beyond our culture back to the Greco-Latin cultural epoch, the
    • fourth in our great post-Atlantean epoch. In spiritual science we calculate
    • epoch, then the most ancient Persian age, concerning which the historical
    • epoch. Living in the Near East in the sixth century before Christ's
    • living contemporaneously with one of the named cultural epochs. The
    • through the epochs.
    • four ancient cultural epochs in concurrently existing groups.
    • act in the fifth epoch as conscious representatives of the theosophical
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • for the seven representatives of the seven cultural epochs of the
    • seven post-Atlantean epochs reveals itself to the initiate in seven seals
    • as the seven epochs like those of our post-Atlantean age.
    • epoch to epoch human souls find themselves again and again in different
    • to the first epoch of our culture, to the holy Rishis who pointed to
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • Apocalypse we find a portrayal of the great main epoch of the seven
    • these cultural epochs is presented with the seven stars in his hand.
    • Looking at the cultural epoch that saw the outer world as maya or illusion,
    • of the Atlantean cultural epoch he refers to what lives in their memories.
    • people of the second cultural epoch, the age of Zarathustra. He speaks to
    • remnants of the second cultural epoch remained. We know how mightily
    • so very differently in the ancient Indian epoch, and how much has the
    • each of the various cultural epochs; for souls always have something
    • cultural epochs.
    • second letter because this letter refers to the second cultural epoch.
    • In the first post-Atlantean epoch this admonishment did not need to
    • we are to learn in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch how the earthly-physical
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • we begin to count our fifth age, the Germanic cultural epoch. The fourth
    • fourth epoch, could no longer appear in normal states of consciousness
    • The fifth epoch is called
    • world. The fifth epoch can feel, to begin with, only as a perspective,
    • epoch. Those who have heard the call will be the founders of a new
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • world. That is what we today must clearly feel as the first epoch of
    • epoch in human evolution when the human being had an existence as a
    • Indian epoch. During the Polarian age everything was inward, was within
    • epoch when Zarathustra proclaimed Ahura Mazdao the spirit of the sun. The
    • cultural epoch.
    • aspect of the thinking and feeling of that epoch.
    • had not come down to us in the fourth epoch, then human beings would
    • reflected in the previous repetitions. But now in the fifth epoch there
    • empty if, in the fourth epoch, the Yahweh-Christ-God
    • had not come and lived in the body of Jesus of Nazareth. The fifth epoch
    • would have become the godless epoch if Christ had not descended into
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Seven
    Matching lines:
    • the question: If only now, in the fifth post-Atlantean cultural epoch,
    • epoch are those who truly take into themselves what will later be
    • self-evident for the cultural epoch of the community of Philadelphia.
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Eight
    Matching lines:
    • succession of epochs is the concept of the Apocalyptic “books”
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Nine
    Matching lines:
    • being externally. Just as seven successive cultural epochs can be listed
    • the war of all against all. As epochs are repeated, the ancient Indian
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Ten
    Matching lines:
    • Then comes the next epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Eleven
    Matching lines:
    • has come in the last sub-epoch. That is why the ancient cabalists formed
  • Title: Lecture: Reading the Pictures of the Apocalypse: Part 2: Lecture Twelve
    Matching lines:
    • worked on human beings in a special way. The whole epoch of earth evolution
    • on the I came through the event of Golgotha. All the preceding epochs
    • In the cultural epochs
    • by the Yahweh-Christ principle in the next cultural epoch.
    • ages in the epoch of the seals, to use these three soul forces —
  • Title: Lecture: The Templars
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian epoch. We find there a certain moment in evolution — it lies
    • the Lemurian epoch, Man was at the crossing point of the lemniscate movement,
    • passed long ago in the Lemurian epoch. And mankind as a whole in that moment
  • Title: Lecture: The Templars
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian epoch. We find there a certain moment in evolution — it lies
    • the Lemurian epoch, Man was at the crossing point of the lemniscate movement,
    • passed long ago in the Lemurian epoch. And mankind as a whole in that moment
  • Title: An Occult Physiology: Lecture 3: Co-operation in the Human Duality
    Matching lines:
    • human evolution throughout its successive epochs. For what the
  • Title: An Occult Physiology: Lecture 6: The Blood as Manifestation and Instrument of the Human Ego
    Matching lines:
    • countless epochs, as far as the bony system, which at length has been
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • the Moon epoch. After the Sun condition came to an end, and had
    • Thus we see that the three epochs which precede that of our own earth,
    • place during these three epochs emerged again in the recollection of
    • the Moon epoch, now in a new form, at a higher level, in the earth
    • epochs the impression made upon religious minds by certain words
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • — geological epochs and so on — so as to make a
    • signifies anything resembling a geological epoch.
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • reappear during the recapitulation of the Saturn and Sun epochs in
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • link with what must have affected us in past epochs. This is how we
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • the Atlantean epoch. What had crystallised out as man during the
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • the beginning of our fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch that
    • culture-epoch, there arose in all sorts of ways in western
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • the epochs of its own civilisation, is guided by Beings whom we must
    • find in evolution that one thing, one epoch, is never exactly like
    • postAtlantean culture-epoch, in the Persian epoch, in the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch, and so on.’ To do so would be to think
    • only two post-Atlantean epochs in which the Angels have the direct
    • Egypto-Chaldean, and our own, the fifth epoch. In the Egypto-Chaldean
    • epoch it was Angels who were the actual leaders of the epoch. How did
    • Egypto-Chaldean culture-epoch were unable to appear directly in human
    • epoch did not tread the Earth in human form. There were however men
    • it with spirit, inspire it.’ Thus in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch was guided, and this guidance endeavoured above
    • epoch, and through their instrumentality became kings and priests,
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch to all the culture-epochs. Things were
    • different in the Persian epoch. There it was not the Angels who
    • right back to the first post-Atlantean epoch, to the civilisation of
    • post-Atlantean epoch through the succeeding epochs, inasmuch as ever
    • mankind. First in the Indian epoch the highest rank, the Archai or
    • Spirits of Personality, then in the Persian epoch the next lower
    • hierarchy, the Archangels, and in the Egyptian epoch the Beings who
    • seems to be self-sufficient. There has been no epoch of civilisation
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • that in contradistinction to conditions prevailing in previous epochs
    • — in the Persian and the EgyptoChaldean epochs — during
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch, but during that epoch to hold the
    • the post-Atlantean epochs, we know that the development of earthly
    • super-sensible figure of the post-Atlantean epoch — is in his
    • Dionysos, in the post-Atlantean epoch, somewhere in Greek
    • spiritual sheath, which subsists from epoch to epoch, which is not
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epochs there have been at work in human nature not
    • beginning of Earth evolution, before the Lemurian epoch. In it we
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • the Lemurian, the Atlantean and the post-Atlantean epochs to complete
    • particularly during the Lemurian epoch but continuing also
    • external science. During the course of the Atlantean epoch quite
    • culture-epoch — for instance, that of ancient Egypt —
    • the last third of the Atlantean epoch, it has acquired one very
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 10
    Matching lines:
    • widely different epochs men have formed conceptions of what really lies
    • way, this dry, prosaic appeal to reason, is only a phase, an epoch,
  • Title: Deeper Secrets: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • intermediary states of consciousness the men of that epoch were still
    • epoch of culture, what was known to the pupils and followers of Zarathustra
    • Atlantean and earliest Post-Atlantean epochs with a copious growth of
    • and constitution of the human in that particular epoch was also revealed
  • Title: Earthly Death/Cosmic Life: Lecture 1: The Present Position of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • keynote. Our epoch is directed to build the bridge to the kingdom in
  • Title: Earthly Death/Cosmic Life: Lecture 4: The Cosmic Thoughts and our Dead
    Matching lines:
    • earlier times, earlier epochs, a certain ‘atavistic
    • the same way as was possible to him in earlier epochs, though
    • present epoch of human evolution we are not in a position to bring
    • actually does. In earlier epochs of evolution this was not so, for
    • humanity, we live in an epoch of materialism. Because we are not able
    • our age, our epoch, ought to be willing to listen to the counsel of
  • Title: Earthly Death/Cosmic Life: Lecture 6: Feelings of Unity and Sentiments of Gratitude: A Bridge to the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • sixth post-Atlantean epoch, we prepare for the formation of such a
  • Title: Earthly Death/Cosmic Life: Lecture 7: Confidence in Life and Rejuvenation of the Soul: A Bridge to the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • turning-point in human evolution. Our judgment of earlier epochs is
    • points back to the old epochs of Saturn, Sun and Moon, the rest of
  • Title: The Supersensible Being of Man and the Evolution of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • preceding it. Earlier epochs of human evolution, it is true, also
    • the fifteenth century was the end of an epoch of human evolution that
    • developing in man during that epoch was of a kind that
    • had an instinctive quality about it during this epoch,
    • scientific point of view, that whilst in earlier epochs the
    • development of natural science is part and parcel of one epoch of
    • of the epoch I described as the era of the evolution of intelligence
    • nature. It took the next two-thirds of this epoch for these forces
    • conscious soul evolution of man and, with it, the epoch of
    • processes of natural phenomena. The beginning of this epoch was the
    • however, we have come to the time — in this epoch of human
    • supersensibly, the present world epoch, or epoch of human
    • earth, man himself carries evolution forward from one epoch to the
  • Title: The Supersensible Being of Man and the Evolution of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • preceding it. Earlier epochs of human evolution, it is true, also
    • the fifteenth century was the end of an epoch of human evolution that
    • developing in man during that epoch was of a kind that
    • had an instinctive quality about it during this epoch,
    • scientific point of view, that whilst in earlier epochs the
    • development of natural science is part and parcel of one epoch of
    • of the epoch I described as the era of the evolution of intelligence
    • nature. It took the next two-thirds of this epoch for these forces
    • conscious soul evolution of man and, with it, the epoch of
    • processes of natural phenomena. The beginning of this epoch was the
    • however, we have come to the time — in this epoch of human
    • supersensibly, the present world epoch, or epoch of human
    • earth, man himself carries evolution forward from one epoch to the
  • Title: The Year as a Symbol of the Great Cosmic Year
    Matching lines:
    • Zarathustra spoke of epochs of twelve thousand years.
  • Title: The Year as a Symbol of the Great Cosmic Year
    Matching lines:
    • Zarathustra spoke of epochs of twelve thousand years.
  • Title: Lecture: The Christmas Mystery, Novalis, the Seer
    Matching lines:
    • epoch there were great Teachers who were also the Leaders of
    • that epoch, the seven holy Rishis, taught their pupils, and indeed all
    • the epoch when the Event of Golgotha was to take place, men
  • Title: Lecture: The Christmas Mystery, Novalis, the Seer
    Matching lines:
    • epoch there were great Teachers who were also the Leaders of
    • that epoch, the seven holy Rishis, taught their pupils, and indeed all
    • the epoch when the Event of Golgotha was to take place, men
  • Title: Lecture: Buddha and Christ: The Sphere of the Bodhisattvas
    Matching lines:
    • that our experiences differ in each of the epochs during which we are
    • different from those undergone in later pre-Christian epochs and in
    • prevailing during the Græco-Roman epoch of culture. Since then,
    • post-Atlantean epoch clairvoyance will gradually be
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture, the ancient Indian being the first,
    • the Græco-Roman the fourth; the sixth and seventh epochs will
    • epoch.
    • post-Atlantean epochs of civilisation — including the fifth,
    • epoch is the development of intellect, of reason. The main
    • characteristic of the sixth epoch will be that very definite feelings
    • The sixth epoch will be
    • Whereas in the sixth epoch man will take pleasure in good and noble
    • actions, in the seventh epoch the natural outcome of such
    • We can therefore say: our own epoch is the epoch of intellectualism;
    • the essential characteristic of the following epoch will be aesthetic
    • the seeds of what will become part of mankind in future epochs are contained
    • penetrate into and take effect in the human soul; in the sixth epoch
    • that in the preceding fourth post-Atlantean epoch (the Græco-Roman)
    • epoch were therefore especially suitable for men to experience the
    • epoch which will last until the fourth millennium, souls will
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Buddha and Christ: The Sphere of the Bodhisattvas
    Matching lines:
    • that our experiences differ in each of the epochs during which we are
    • different from those undergone in later pre-Christian epochs and in
    • prevailing during the Græco-Roman epoch of culture. Since then,
    • post-Atlantean epoch clairvoyance will gradually be
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture, the ancient Indian being the first,
    • the Græco-Roman the fourth; the sixth and seventh epochs will
    • epoch.
    • post-Atlantean epochs of civilisation — including the fifth,
    • epoch is the development of intellect, of reason. The main
    • characteristic of the sixth epoch will be that very definite feelings
    • The sixth epoch will be
    • Whereas in the sixth epoch man will take pleasure in good and noble
    • actions, in the seventh epoch the natural outcome of such
    • We can therefore say: our own epoch is the epoch of intellectualism;
    • the essential characteristic of the following epoch will be aesthetic
    • the seeds of what will become part of mankind in future epochs are contained
    • penetrate into and take effect in the human soul; in the sixth epoch
    • that in the preceding fourth post-Atlantean epoch (the Græco-Roman)
    • epoch were therefore especially suitable for men to experience the
    • epoch which will last until the fourth millennium, souls will
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Universal Human: Cover Sheet
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
  • Title: Universal Human: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
  • Title: Universal Human: Lecture One: Individuality and the Group-Soul
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
    • transformed the earth, there have been five great epochs of
    • Persian, the Egypto-Chaldean, the Greco-Latin, and the epoch we
    • this epoch. Of course, such divisions are not to be understood as
    • indicating that each evolutionary epoch abruptly came to an end and
    • then a new one began. Rather, one epoch gradually and slowly merged
    • into another. Long before one epoch has run its course, the
    • In our own cultural epoch,
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the characteristics of the sixth
    • epoch are already being prepared. Roughly speaking, people in our
    • the sixth epoch, and those who understand that something new is being
    • prepare for the sixth epoch can only be understood when we consider
    • compare it with others. We know these cultural epochs are different
    • degree of clairvoyant consciousness. In later epochs, this
    • the fourth epoch was slowly prepared; it was in that period that
    • changed during the past five cultural epochs, and they will change
    • Looking at past epochs of
    • still in effect, what is being prepared for the sixth epoch is
    • people who will be crucial for the sixth epoch of civilization. These
    • group-soulness will be something terrible in the sixth epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Universal Human: Lecture Two: The God Within and the God of Outer Revelation
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
    • the great teacher of the second post-Atlantean epoch who first taught
    • at a lower stage of the species throughout long epochs is repeated in
  • Title: Universal Human: Lecture Three: The Lord of the Soul
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
    • differs from one epoch of human development to another. In the
    • Hebraic epoch, the ancient Hebrew sacred language provided a
    • the Jordan, people could feel the special importance of this epoch in
    • that epoch of human evolution, was especially active in Palestine.
    • the principle of rewriting sacred documents for each epoch, as was
    • each epoch. For especially if we want to preserve the grand old
  • Title: Universal Human: Lecture Four: The Universal Human: The Unification of Humanity through the Christ Impulse
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
    • We know it was prepared through the epochs of Saturn, Sun, and Moon.
    • forces that worked during these three epochs in such a way that the
    • Sun, and Moon epochs, we human beings are so fortified against any
    • Lemurian epochs, we find that initially impulses and tendencies
    • epoch meant in the larger cosmic context. As we know, around the
    • post-Atlantean epoch it would have had yet another form, and so on.
    • at its goal in the seventh post-Atlantean epoch, after which it will
    • epoch is preserved into a later epoch, and what was to create
    • There are setbacks from earlier epochs that run counter to the Christ
    • evolution, the Greco-Roman epoch, is of such paramount, such mighty
    • epoch as its pivotal point. To accept such truths, people need to
  • Title: Universal Human: Notes
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
  • Title: Universal Human: Publisher's Note
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
  • Title: Universal Human: Back Cover
    Matching lines:
    • facing contemporary humanity as it prepares to enter the sixth epoch.
    • movement, in preparing for the sixth epoch, should shed the character
  • Title: Lecture: The Position of Anthroposophy among the Sciences
    Matching lines:
    • for those earlier epochs in the evolution of man's cognition what
    • epochs through all kinds of exercises is present of itself in later
    • epochs of evolution. It has then no longer the same significance as
    • world in later epochs, men were no longer aware of their breathing in
    • this way that men of a later epoch trained themselves inwardly. The
    • different epochs had to advance by means of exercises — in
  • Title: Lecture: The Position of Anthroposophy among the Sciences
    Matching lines:
    • for those earlier epochs in the evolution of man's cognition what
    • epochs through all kinds of exercises is present of itself in later
    • epochs of evolution. It has then no longer the same significance as
    • world in later epochs, men were no longer aware of their breathing in
    • this way that men of a later epoch trained themselves inwardly. The
    • different epochs had to advance by means of exercises — in
  • Title: Lecture: Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • evolution and progress of humanity from the earliest epochs to
    • the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha drew near that men began,
    • The ancient epochs, when men knew nothing of death, were all
    • Post-Atlantean epoch — this evolution of intellect entailed
  • Title: Lecture: Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • evolution and progress of humanity from the earliest epochs to
    • the epoch of the Mystery of Golgotha drew near that men began,
    • The ancient epochs, when men knew nothing of death, were all
    • Post-Atlantean epoch — this evolution of intellect entailed
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Science, a Necessity for the Present Time
    Matching lines:
    • strong and also suited for times as important as our present epoch,
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture. This is the epoch of the
    • to mankind. If we look back upon the Graeco-Latin epoch, we see that
    • post Atlantean epoch of culture is a kind of repetition of
    • Atlantis. The fifth post-Atlantean epoch of culture in which we are
    • far. We are now living in the midst of this epoch.
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture. The impulse of the Mystery of
    • Golgotha arose during the fourth epoch of culture, as the most
    • fifth epoch of culture the Mystery of Golgotha will not work in the
    • same way in which it worked during the fourth epoch. For the task of
    • the fifth epoch of culture is to approach the Mystery of
    • significant, important task of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch of
    • fifth epoch of culture, let us first bring before our souls the way
    • fifth epoch of culture is called upon to bring into human
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture will really have extracted from human
    • epoch of culture we should envisage the 6th and 7th epochs. It is
    • understanding is the task of the 5th post-Atlantean epoch of culture.
    • It will be followed by the 6th and 7th epochs. But we fully grasp all
    • with the goals that must be reached during the 5th epoch of culture.
    • itself (indeed, future epochs will grasp the greatness of Fichte's
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Science, a Necessity for the Present Time
    Matching lines:
    • strong and also suited for times as important as our present epoch,
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture. This is the epoch of the
    • to mankind. If we look back upon the Graeco-Latin epoch, we see that
    • post Atlantean epoch of culture is a kind of repetition of
    • Atlantis. The fifth post-Atlantean epoch of culture in which we are
    • far. We are now living in the midst of this epoch.
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture. The impulse of the Mystery of
    • Golgotha arose during the fourth epoch of culture, as the most
    • fifth epoch of culture the Mystery of Golgotha will not work in the
    • same way in which it worked during the fourth epoch. For the task of
    • the fifth epoch of culture is to approach the Mystery of
    • significant, important task of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch of
    • fifth epoch of culture, let us first bring before our souls the way
    • fifth epoch of culture is called upon to bring into human
    • post-Atlantean epoch of culture will really have extracted from human
    • epoch of culture we should envisage the 6th and 7th epochs. It is
    • understanding is the task of the 5th post-Atlantean epoch of culture.
    • It will be followed by the 6th and 7th epochs. But we fully grasp all
    • with the goals that must be reached during the 5th epoch of culture.
    • itself (indeed, future epochs will grasp the greatness of Fichte's
  • Title: Lecture: Fundamentals of the Science of Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • Anaximenes, Anaxagoras, the philosophers of the tragic epoch, as
  • Title: Lecture: Fundamentals of the Science of Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • Anaximenes, Anaxagoras, the philosophers of the tragic epoch, as
  • Title: Lecture: Adept-School of the Past
    Matching lines:
    • to the fore during the fourth, the Graeco-Latin epoch. In Greece, the
    • taking up the cultural impulses as in earlier epochs, we should face
  • Title: Lecture: Adept-School of the Past
    Matching lines:
    • to the fore during the fourth, the Graeco-Latin epoch. In Greece, the
    • taking up the cultural impulses as in earlier epochs, we should face
  • Title: Lecture: Man's Relationship with the Surrounding World
    Matching lines:
    • quite different during the two epochs before and after. And if
  • Title: Lecture: Man's Relationship with the Surrounding World
    Matching lines:
    • quite different during the two epochs before and after. And if
  • Title: Lecture: A Chapter of Occult History
    Matching lines:
    • successive culture-epochs following it, but we go even
    • Egypto-Chaldean, Greco-Roman epochs, and so forth —
    • may imagine that these experiences are similar in all epochs,
    • the different epochs, so there is also a ‘history’ of what
    • epochs.
    • Atlantean epoch. In this Atlantean epoch, life was very
    • the old Atlantean epoch. When the Atlantean awoke in the
    • still earlier epochs, the countries were inhabited, and these
    • themselves were present during this first epoch of
    • Post-Atlantean epoch than in the other world, for all the
    • earlier epoch. Men's life between death and rebirth was more
    • continued its course and the epoch of ancient Persian culture
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, transmitted through Zarathustra. The
    • culture-epoch which was already in danger of falling prey to
    • outpoured in the second Post-Atlantean epoch had
    • prevailed in the old Indian epoch. When the souls from
    • Egyptian epoch. Men now had an even greater love for the
    • Greco-Roman age, the fourth Post-Atlantean culture-epoch. The
    • great masterpieces of that wonderful Greco-Latin epoch,
    • same epoch when, in Rome, man's consciousness of personality
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: A Chapter of Occult History
    Matching lines:
    • successive culture-epochs following it, but we go even
    • Egypto-Chaldean, Greco-Roman epochs, and so forth —
    • may imagine that these experiences are similar in all epochs,
    • the different epochs, so there is also a ‘history’ of what
    • epochs.
    • Atlantean epoch. In this Atlantean epoch, life was very
    • the old Atlantean epoch. When the Atlantean awoke in the
    • still earlier epochs, the countries were inhabited, and these
    • themselves were present during this first epoch of
    • Post-Atlantean epoch than in the other world, for all the
    • earlier epoch. Men's life between death and rebirth was more
    • continued its course and the epoch of ancient Persian culture
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, transmitted through Zarathustra. The
    • culture-epoch which was already in danger of falling prey to
    • outpoured in the second Post-Atlantean epoch had
    • prevailed in the old Indian epoch. When the souls from
    • Egyptian epoch. Men now had an even greater love for the
    • Greco-Roman age, the fourth Post-Atlantean culture-epoch. The
    • great masterpieces of that wonderful Greco-Latin epoch,
    • same epoch when, in Rome, man's consciousness of personality
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: How Do I Find the Christ?
    Matching lines:
    • today is to find the Christ. The present Fifth epoch in
    • followed the Graeco-Latin epoch,
    • Each epoch marks a new development in human consciousness.
    • Fourth epoch was chiefly upon man's feeling, and, through
    • feeling, on his will. The present epoch marks the
    • point of the Fourth epoch, the Age of the Intellectual Soul, was
    • epoch, viewed in the light of Spiritual Science, began in the
    • different from that of the men of the present day. The epoch
    • This was the Graeco-Latin culture-epoch.
    • third of this epoch that the Mystery of Golgotha took
    • in the Fourth post-Atlantean, Graeco-Latin epoch of
    • culture? You know what this epoch signifies. The functions of
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch — the epoch prior to the year
    • Graeco-Latin epoch the Intellectual or Mind Soul; and
    • since the year 1413, in our Fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the
    • consider the middle point of this epoch which lasted from
    • post-Atlantean epoch in the year
    • Fourth post-Atlantean epoch, towards the year
    • (the Graeco-Latin) culture-epoch.
    • noted that the middle point of this culture-epoch was the year
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: How Do I Find the Christ?
    Matching lines:
    • today is to find the Christ. The present Fifth epoch in
    • followed the Graeco-Latin epoch,
    • Each epoch marks a new development in human consciousness.
    • Fourth epoch was chiefly upon man's feeling, and, through
    • feeling, on his will. The present epoch marks the
    • point of the Fourth epoch, the Age of the Intellectual Soul, was
    • epoch, viewed in the light of Spiritual Science, began in the
    • different from that of the men of the present day. The epoch
    • This was the Graeco-Latin culture-epoch.
    • third of this epoch that the Mystery of Golgotha took
    • in the Fourth post-Atlantean, Graeco-Latin epoch of
    • culture? You know what this epoch signifies. The functions of
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch — the epoch prior to the year
    • Graeco-Latin epoch the Intellectual or Mind Soul; and
    • since the year 1413, in our Fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the
    • consider the middle point of this epoch which lasted from
    • post-Atlantean epoch in the year
    • Fourth post-Atlantean epoch, towards the year
    • (the Graeco-Latin) culture-epoch.
    • noted that the middle point of this culture-epoch was the year
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Brunetto Latini
    Matching lines:
    • Great epochs of Art, when artistic deeds raying far and wide
    • an epoch when we observe men — not only with reason and
  • Title: Lecture: Brunetto Latini
    Matching lines:
    • Great epochs of Art, when artistic deeds raying far and wide
    • an epoch when we observe men — not only with reason and
  • Title: Lecture: Yuletide and the Christmas Festival
    Matching lines:
    • create on Earth — that is new in every epoch.
    • revitalised. There was an epoch when Christmas was a festival
    • of epochs prior to the introduction of Christianity into
    • Impulse that was a reality for the souls of a certain epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Yuletide and the Christmas Festival
    Matching lines:
    • create on Earth — that is new in every epoch.
    • revitalised. There was an epoch when Christmas was a festival
    • of epochs prior to the introduction of Christianity into
    • Impulse that was a reality for the souls of a certain epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Buddha
    Matching lines:
    • it were, passing from epoch to epoch. We can now understand the
    • wisdom, a Buddha arises whenever an epoch of decline draws to its
    • “Buddha-epoch” after another. “History” is
    • truths through the successive epochs, but to a unique event occurring
    • assumes a repetition of earthly epochs, a succession of Buddhas
  • Title: Lecture: Buddha
    Matching lines:
    • it were, passing from epoch to epoch. We can now understand the
    • wisdom, a Buddha arises whenever an epoch of decline draws to its
    • “Buddha-epoch” after another. “History” is
    • truths through the successive epochs, but to a unique event occurring
    • assumes a repetition of earthly epochs, a succession of Buddhas
  • Title: Lecture: Three Epochs in the Religious Education of Man
    Matching lines:
    • Epochs in the Religious
    • In every epoch of human
    • can look back to a very ancient epoch which came to a close about the
    • year 800 B.C. Then we see an epoch radiant in
    • can arise in our vision a third epoch, an epoch in which we stand
    • epochs has striven for something else. In each of these epochs man
    • soul in the several epochs. It is only in the modern age of
    • realise that the constitution of the human soul in the first epoch of
    • evolution was not by any means the same as in the epoch crowned by
    • of existence in this second epoch. This riddle of death emerges with
    • in the epoch that began about a thousand years before the Mystery of
    • A.D. We are now living in a third epoch which we must
    • first and second epochs stand clearly before us when we look back
    • over history. The riddle of the third epoch in which we have been
    • was very different in the first epoch of human evolution and
    • epoch looked to the Christ, felt Him in their hearts and in this deep
    • justification of earthly existence. In the second epoch, man lived in
    • Then came the third epoch,
    • the Earth. In this epoch men can no longer see Christ as the Being
    • mankind has fallen, stands before those who live in the third epoch
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Three Epochs in the Religious Education of Man
    Matching lines:
    • Epochs in the Religious
    • In every epoch of human
    • can look back to a very ancient epoch which came to a close about the
    • year 800 B.C. Then we see an epoch radiant in
    • can arise in our vision a third epoch, an epoch in which we stand
    • epochs has striven for something else. In each of these epochs man
    • soul in the several epochs. It is only in the modern age of
    • realise that the constitution of the human soul in the first epoch of
    • evolution was not by any means the same as in the epoch crowned by
    • of existence in this second epoch. This riddle of death emerges with
    • in the epoch that began about a thousand years before the Mystery of
    • A.D. We are now living in a third epoch which we must
    • first and second epochs stand clearly before us when we look back
    • over history. The riddle of the third epoch in which we have been
    • was very different in the first epoch of human evolution and
    • epoch looked to the Christ, felt Him in their hearts and in this deep
    • justification of earthly existence. In the second epoch, man lived in
    • Then came the third epoch,
    • the Earth. In this epoch men can no longer see Christ as the Being
    • mankind has fallen, stands before those who live in the third epoch
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: What Has Geology to Say About the Origin of the World?
    Matching lines:
    • is of eruptive origin and that there are various epochs of
    • with clairvoyant vision, we do indeed come to a tellurian epoch in
    • more this would be the case. So that we could go back to the epoch to
    • future epochs when it will be revealed on ever and ever higher
  • Title: Lecture: What Has Geology to Say About the Origin of the World?
    Matching lines:
    • is of eruptive origin and that there are various epochs of
    • with clairvoyant vision, we do indeed come to a tellurian epoch in
    • more this would be the case. So that we could go back to the epoch to
    • future epochs when it will be revealed on ever and ever higher
  • Title: Anthroposophie, soziale Dreigliederung und Redekunst: Zweiter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • sind in eine Epoche der Menschheitsentwickelung eingetreten, wo wir
    • Entwickelungsepoche der Menschheit, dann müssen wir sie
  • Title: Das Initiaten-Bewußtsein: Sechster Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • auch die späteren Lebensepochen. Da erscheint einem
    • ziemlich einheitlich die Lebensepoche zwischen dem 21. und 42.
    • Lebensepochen mit ihren Tatsachen sieht, sondern durch diese
    • Lebensepochen sieht und hört; einmal durch die
    • Lebensepoche zwischen dem 7. und 14. Jahr, einmal durch die
    • Lebensepoche zwischen dem 49. und 56. Jahr, wie man einmal
    • zweiten Lebensepoche, zwischen dem Zahnwechsel und der
  • Title: Das Initiaten-Bewußtsein: Siebenter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • Impulse der gegenwärtigen Epoche dem zueilen müssen,
  • Title: Das Initiaten-Bewußtsein: Achter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • in zukünftige Gestaltungen. In zukünftigen Epochen
    • Wesen, die heute Giftwesen sind, sterben ab in unserer Epoche.
    • Die Epoche dauert natürlich lange, aber sie [diese
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Inhalt
    Matching lines:
    • Kulturepoche. Das große Inspirationszentrum bei
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Erster Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • Entwickelungsepochen gebraucht haben, um die erste Anlage ihres
    • eine Epoche früher ihre Menschheitsstufe absolviert haben, so
    • höher stehen als der Mensch, die zwei Epochen früher ihre
    • Mondepoche Menschen waren, die Angeloi, mit der Umgestaltung
    • einiger Zeit in die sechste Kulturepoche übergehen wird.
    • «Zeitgeist» benennt oder auch «Geist der Epoche.»
    • Der Geist der Epoche, der Zeitgeist, ist ein anderer in der
    • hingetrieben. Das ist das aus dem Geiste der Epoche über die
    • für jede Epoche den Zeitgeist finden, und das ist etwas, was sich
    • weitesten zurückliegenden Entwickelungsepoche der Erde,
    • reicht. Von Epoche zu Epoche reichen sie sich ihre Aufgabe zu. Der
    • Geist der Epoche, der während der griechischen Zeit wirkte,
    • Volksgeister, so daß dasjenige, was der Gesamtgeist der Epoche
    • Dann wird er abgelöst in der kommenden Epoche von einem andern
    • Anzahl von Epochen vorübergegangen ist, dann ist ein Zeitgeist
    • Epoche der Fall. In jeder Epoche haben wir einen solchen Geist der
    • Epoche; der gibt am Ende der Epoche sein Amt an seinen Nachfolger ab,
    • spätern Epoche, während die andern dann ihre eigene
    • Entwickelung durchmachen, als Geist der Epoche wiederkommt und
    • daß, indem wir selber von Epoche zu Epoche schreiten, indem wir
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Zweiter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • Zurückbleiben in früheren Entwickelungsepochen als eine Art
    • macht es, daß die Menschen von Epoche zu Epoche nicht nur
    • geschichtlichen Epoche das ernste, bedeutsame Ergebnis dieses
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Dritter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • sich das Leben der Völker von Epoche zu Epoche an, wie es verlaufen
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Vierter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • war, daß zu gewissen Epochen gewisse Wesenheiten auf den
    • Lebensepochen, im Grunde genommen ein Dasein ist, das vieles von den
    • späteren Lebensepochen vorausnimmt. Dadurch ist der Mensch bis
    • zu der zweiten Epoche seines Lebens ein materielleres Wesen geworden,
    • nachatlantische Epoche. Wir werden sehen, wie in unserer Zeit
    • fünfte Entwickelungsepoche von der sechsten und siebenten
    • Kindesalter entsprechende Epoche, wo der Mensch in Beziehung auf die
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Fünfter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • Mondepoche war. Es ist dies nicht leicht, weil man zunächst die
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Siebenter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • können wir, während unserer Epoche der Entwickelung, das
    • Darstellung gesagt haben, in unserer Epoche erleben, daß die
    • der griechischen, der vierten leitenden Epoche in der
    • Zeitgeistern, gerade in unserer Epoche, aufsteigen.
    • unserer fünften Kulturepoche der nachatlantischen Zeit. Er ging
    • griechisch-lateinischen Epoche war, wurde der Zeitgeist, der, wie Sie
    • Kulturepoche entstehen konnte. Es vermischten sich, sagen wir, um
    • indischen Epoche. Aber er wirkte in einer ganz eigentümlichen
    • Kulturepoche. Er mußte nämlich eine Art Kompromiß
    • wirkt, möglich geworden, daß in der fünften Zeitepoche
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Achter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • erst in der vierten nachatlantischen Kulturepoche. Das ist ein
  • Title: Mission/Volksseelen: Zehnter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • späteren Epochen sich vorbereitenden Volksseele zu studieren.
    • Geistselbst in die Menschen hineinbringen soll, für jene Epoche,
  • Title: Inner Realities: Lecture 2: The Inner Aspect of the Sun-embodiment of the Earth
    Matching lines:
    • task of the Archangels on the Sun was to collect at a later epoch
  • Title: Inner Realities: Lecture 4: The Inner Aspect of the Moon-embodiment of the Earth - 2
    Matching lines:
    • at a much later epoch, the story of Cain is brought to our notice
  • Title: Evolution/Aspect: Lecture 3: The Inner Aspect of the Sun-embodiment of the Earth
    Matching lines:
    • Archangels on the Sun was to collect at a later epoch what had been
  • Title: Evolution/Aspect: Lecture 5: The Inner Aspect of the Moon-embodiment of the Earth (Part 2)
    Matching lines:
    • at a much later epoch, the story of Cain is brought to our notice our
  • Title: Spiritual Foundation of Morality: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • present epoch of humanity, we must seek for anthroposophical morals
  • Title: Spiritual Foundation of Morality: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • wisdom and treasures of knowledge from the old Atlantean epoch.
    • took place in the Atlantean epoch. At a certain stage in Atlantean
    • misled in the Atlantean epoch had suffered a moral downfall. Here and
    • repetition of what had once taken place in the Atlantean epoch among
    • set-back the souls had received in the Atlantean epoch. In Asia there
    • in human evolution we pass through the post-Atlantean epoch to the
    • Atlantean catastrophe, then into the Atlantean epoch and then
    • further back to the Lemurian epoch. When we then arrive at the
    • ancient Atlantean epoch.
    • Atlantean epoch. Wisdom stands behind all morality, as we shall see
  • Title: Spiritual Foundation of Morality: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • or Egyptian epoch the third post-Atlantean age. The people of the
    • present day have but little notion what this epoch of development was
  • Title: Occult Movement: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • from understanding what is seen. In the earliest epochs men
  • Title: Occult Movement: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • and the character of the Atlantean epoch. These articles were
    • earlier, so-called Lemurian epoch. Several articles of this
  • Title: Occult Movement: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • Moon epoch the nerve-system was similar to what presents
    • epoch the nerve-system was present as archetype only, as
  • Title: Occult Movement: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • was the epoch when materialism as a Weltanschauung
  • Title: Occult Movement: Lecture Nine
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch as a whole, he has passed through his
  • Title: Occult Movement: Lecture Ten
    Matching lines:
    • present epoch of evolution we acquire our particular form of
    • behind us a certain epoch during which man was safeguarded
    • epoch of culture, the Spirit-Self is fully developed,
    • epoch. A time will actually come when phenomena now only in
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Contents and Synopsis
    Matching lines:
    • clairvoyance in third cultural epoch before loss of
    • development of mankind through historical epochs. Historical
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • particular epoch. It progresses, so that anyone who attaches
    • completely mythical, dim, prehistoric epoch of humanity, the
    • knowledge of the ancient Egyptian epoch, preceded what
    • epochs, so that we may recognize how far the old epoch had
    • epoch, with the Mystery of Golgotha. At that time something
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • — in that epoch that would have been a matter of course
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • EgyptianBabylonian-Chaldean cultural epoch is the specific
    • So we are confronted with these three cultural epochs, which
    • realities developing progressively through successive epochs
    • foreshadowed in the earlier. In what cultural epoch do
    • Socrates and the Buddha live? They live in the epoch of the
    • that epoch.
    • from the previous, the third epoch, into the fourth. What the
    • fourth and fifth cultural epochs are telescoped in the
    • then, since it brought over from very ancient epochs what
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • epoch and spoke as follows, “The Devas gather around
    • are extant from this epoch, for at that time men still could
    • down lower and lower. In the old Persian epoch, the second
    • cultural epochs are concerned no records exist, and this is
    • cultural epoch has been called after them. If we speak of the
    • back to the first Indian cultural epoch. Everything contained
    • Egypto-Chaldean cultural epoch. The Indian-Oriental teaching
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 6
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of human development. If we once more place before our
    • whole. We need not go beyond the postAtlantean epoch. Here we
    • post-Atlantean cultural epoch, the Old Persian as the second,
    • fourth and our own as the fifth. Two more epochs will follow
    • evolutionary progress in successive epochs does often show
    • that in a certain respect at the beginning of each epoch
    • successive epochs that is similar to the progress of an
    • epoch, seeds are again planted, as was the case in the first
    • epoch, or that in the third epoch the same thing happened as
    • of this recurrence of the same in successive cultural epochs,
    • one who continues his development from epoch to epoch. There
    • incarnation of the Boddhisattva in the third epoch from his
    • incarnation in the second or first epoch. This comparison
    • epoch onward through countless millennia, casting His impulse
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 7
    Matching lines:
    • the significant epoch that began at the time of the Mystery
    • epoch, the human soul still had the possibility of seeing
    • by the end of the third epoch. But what had been perceived in
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • this epoch something like an ancient heritage has remained
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • the modern classical epoch spirits like Goethe sought in the
  • Title: Gospel of Mark: Lecture 10
    Matching lines:
    • down, still during the third cultural epoch, into the worst
    • explained how among the seven successive cultural epochs of
    • the post-Atlantean era the fourth cultural epoch that
    • itself. However, the third cultural epoch, that of the
    • reawakening of the culture of the third epoch. In a certain
    • form. But since the old Lemurian epoch what lived in this
  • Title: Old/New Methods: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • of development to be the culture epoch of ancient India. In my book
    • post-Atlantean cultural epoch, people still had this feeling to some
    • extent, but it had paled. In the first post-Atlantean epoch this
    • this is only right and proper. In the preceding epochs, in the first,
  • Title: Old/New Methods: Lecture Twelve
    Matching lines:
    • a riddle belonging to this epoch, for in this strong form it could
    • only have come into question in this epoch. Sometimes, in all its
  • Title: Influences of Lucifer/Ahriman: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • know, we distinguish the present epoch from other epochs, reckoning
    • A.D. We speak of it as the fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • distinguishing it from the previous epoch which began in the eighth
    • epoch after the peoples responsible for its culture. It was preceded
    • by the epoch of Egypto-Chaldean civilization.
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch we find that the records of ordinary
    • the intrinsic characteristics of that third post-Atlantean epoch of
    • the two predominates in human consciousness at a particular epoch of
  • Title: Influences of Lucifer/Ahriman: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • of our fifth post-Atlantean epoch is that human beings should become
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the Greco-Latin epoch, it may be said that with
    • zenith. But now, in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, human beings are
  • Title: Influences of Lucifer/Ahriman: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • character. The same may, of course, be said of each epoch but in
    • comparatively lengthy epoch preceding the Mystery of Golgotha, we
    • post-Atlantean epochs, but we err if we picture human existence on
    • every other time. What is right for one epoch becomes luciferic or
  • Title: Influences of Lucifer/Ahriman: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • different course through the various epochs of culture. But having
    • individuality himself incarnated in Asia in a certain epoch of
    • the Vulcan epoch; and to prevent this is the aim of the ahrimanic
    • Wonderful, epoch-making results have been achieved, above all during
  • Title: Influences of Lucifer/Ahriman: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • of the Ice Age, or of some preceding epoch but the causes are
    • epoch — thinking of it for the moment in the wider sense, as
    • was preceded by the Atlantean epoch itself, when the continents of
    • describes the process of the earth: Diluvial epoch, Tertiary epoch,
    • Quaternary epoch, and so on. But this is no more true than the
  • Title: Lucifer and Ahriman: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • humanity. As you know, we distinguish the present epoch from
    • other epochs, reckoning that it began in the middle of the
    • the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, distinguishing it from the previous
    • epoch which began in the eighth century B.C.
    • and is called the Greco-Latin epoch after the peoples responsible
    • for its culture. It was preceded by the epoch of Egypto-Chaldean
    • consider the Egypto-Chaldean epoch we find that the records
    • characteristics of that Third Post-Atlantean epoch of
    • consciousness at a particular epoch of time. It was a
  • Title: Lucifer and Ahriman: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • epoch is that man should become increasingly conscious of
    • epoch, the Greco-Latin epoch, it may be said that in respect
    • now, in the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, he is on the path of
  • Title: Lucifer and Ahriman: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • character. The same may, of course, be said of each epoch but
    • us if, after surveying a comparatively lengthy epoch
    • first Post-Atlantean epochs, but we err if we picture man's
    • other time. What is right for one epoch becomes Luciferic or
  • Title: Lucifer and Ahriman: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • the various epochs of culture. But having made the descent,
    • Asia in a certain epoch of pre-Christian times, and that the
    • regained in the Vulcan epoch; and to prevent this is the aim
    • the primeval wisdom has run dry? Wonderful, epoch-making
  • Title: Lucifer and Ahriman: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • to be the effects of the Ice Age, or of some preceding epoch
    • our present epoch — thinking of it for the moment in
    • epoch itself, when the continents of Europe, Africa and
    • the earth: Diluvial epoch, Tertiary epoch, Quarternary epoch,
  • Title: Young Doctors Course: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • substances were once present during the epochs of Saturn, Sun
  • Title: Young Doctors Course: Easter Course: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • determined in the present epoch. They were cosmically
  • Title: Young Doctors Course: Easter Course: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • actually was in far past epochs of the earth. In the
    • Atlantean epoch the human being was a kind of jellyfish. This
    • very definite traces If in much earlier epochs of earth
  • Title: Young Doctors Course: Bridge Lecture 2: The Moral as the Source of World-Creative Power
    Matching lines:
    • in every epoch there existed a knowledge — in earlier
    • radiates from humans. And in every epoch the
    • an epoch when great power was vested in the hands of groups
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture I: The Johannine Christians.
    Matching lines:
    • import as to throw a stronger light than others. From epoch to epoch
    • of time into two epochs separated by the appearance of Christ Jesus
    • one epoch to another. In certain respects our epoch calls for a new
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture II: Living Spiritual History.
    Matching lines:
    • of discussing past epochs in human evolution — say, the figure
    • the same way the seer, equipped with the education provided by his epoch,
    • are no documents relating to those epochs; and that is where the akashic
    • others. We can picture it in this way: In a given epoch men have attained
    • Atlantean and the first post-Atlantean epochs. It disappeared only gradually.
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture IV: The Hierarchical Beings of our Solar System and the Kingdoms of the Earth.
    Matching lines:
    • can therefore say that during certain epochs the astral principle of
    • cultural epoch, certain higher beings said to themselves, Now we can
    • Him. Then came the Persian epoch in which Zarathustra gazed up to the
    • epoch and the civilization of that people which had waited longest.
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture V: Human Evolution within the Embodiments of our Earth.
    Matching lines:
    • And then followed an epoch in which only the moon remained united with
    • beings gradually passed over into an evolutionary epoch we call the
    • crisis of the Lemurian epoch, for only the most robust — those
    • time. The Atlantean epoch was already under way when the physical human
    • epoch, right into our own time.
    • five earth epochs: the Polarian, in which the earth was still united
    • last third of the Atlantean epoch the old form of clairvoyant consciousness
    • self-knowledge certain human beings of the Atlantean epoch sought to
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture VI: The Atlantean Oracles.
    Matching lines:
    • to the existence of great leaders of mankind as far back as the epoch
    • brought forth yesterday that this epoch ran its course on a continent we
    • epoch man was composed of a substance no more dense than that of certain
    • epoch, the union was as yet not very firm, so that by an effort of will
    • epoch; and just as formerly those fitted for it were received into the
    • the Indian, Persian, Egyptian, and Greek epochs the training period
    • first epoch after the Atlantean catastrophe; but the union of the etheric
    • human life gradually changed; and in the next cultural epoch, the Egypto-Chaldean,
    • obscured. In the Egyptian epoch this had gone so far, as can be established
    • an epoch in full perspective — apocalyptically, so to speak. While
    • giving their epoch the best there is, can act out of the very depths
    • Christ. For Christ is so great that each successive epoch will have to
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture VII: The Baptism with Water and the Baptism with Fire and Spirit.
    Matching lines:
    • and the post-Atlantean cultural epochs. It tells us of the transformations
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture VIII: The Initiation Mysteries.
    Matching lines:
    • Our epoch cannot understand that in the thirtieth year of his life a
    • the human life of such sons of god on earth. It was in this fourth epoch,
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture IX: The Artistic Composition of the Gospel of St. John.
    Matching lines:
    • gathered from intimations in the last lectures that in older epochs
    • epoch of human evolution in whom to demonstrate the power of spirit
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture X: What Occurred at the Baptism?
    Matching lines:
    • applies only to the older epochs.
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture XI: The Harmonization of the Inner Forces of Man through the Christ-Impulse.
    Matching lines:
    • While in most ancient epochs marriage was always consummated within
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture XII: The Decline of Primeval Wisdom and its Rejuvenation through the Christ-Impulse.
    Matching lines:
    • time, which we may call the Central European cultural epoch, we can
    • blood because, in as far as it has its origin in an ancient epoch, it
    • head region. Now, in the Atlantean epoch human evolution proceeded in
    • the end of the Atlantean epoch, after man had drawn his etheric body
    • the Atlantean epoch.
    • men; and only future epochs will reveal — and continue to reveal
    • epoch — say, in the 6th or 7th Century before our era —
    • one based on clairvoyance never existed in the Indian and Persian epochs,
    • carried over into the time that is to follow this earth epoch.
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture XIII: The Cosmic Significance of the Mystery of Golgotha.
    Matching lines:
    • will come to many only in the future. We are approaching an epoch in
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture XIV: The Earth as Christ's Body and as a New Light Center.
    Matching lines:
    • be kindled, never could the next evolutionary epochs come about, had
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • abstraction. Well into the second post-Atlantean epoch, numbers
    • body. In third post-Atlantean epoch, measure was experienced as
    • that of humanity. Goal of the fourth epoch was development of
    • forces. As late as the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, awareness of
    • of the knowledge of earlier cultural epochs in first three parts of
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • certain epoch of time, and the only danger would be a rigid
    • world during the epoch of instinctive knowledge, have become
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • look back to former epochs of human evolution without the
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch began, but which was prepared in the main
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • Platonic age as the tragic epoch of Greek culture. For
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • epoch directly preceding it, namely, the ego development,
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, numbers were still experienced as qualities possessing living
    • into etheric body. In third post-Atlantean epoch, measure was experienced
    • go back as far as the second post-Atlantean epoch, all
    • the case in the second post-Atlantean epoch. Back then,
    • in the first and second period of the post-Atlantean epoch,
    • post-Atlantean epoch — basically, it was already like
    • period of the post-Atlantean epoch. The development of
    • post-Atlantean epoch, we find that the measure was something
    • true that in the first post-Atlantean epoch, designated as
    • the ancient Indian epoch, a human being still experienced
    • the first postAtlantean epoch.
    • we have the course of mankind in the post-Atlantean epoch
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch what has today become our natural
    • epoch. If one is unaware of these things, one does not
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • individual life as well as that of humanity. Goal of the fourth epoch
    • individual cultural epochs we have to point out based on
    • old Persian, the Egypto-Chaldean, the Greco-Roman epoch and
    • what this and the following epoch put forward. It is, as it
    • post-Atlantean age, the Egypto-Chaldean epoch. That whole
    • of it existed in the third post-Atlantean epoch. But what we
    • with the fact that in this fifth post-Atlantean epoch people
    • instincts. Humanity of former times, at least in the epochs
    • epochs, of world impulses. However, when the point is reached
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • epoch until approximately the year 747 (see sketch) before
    • intellectual soul as a kind of legacy into the epoch of the
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • appearance with the epochal book
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XIII
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch, awareness of the ego development's link with sun;
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the epoch of the development of
    • back in the post-Atlantean age to the first epoch, when the
    • forces. Still, in the whole Chaldean epoch and early Greek
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XV
    Matching lines:
    • of the knowledge of earlier cultural epochs in first three parts of
    • Persian epoch, just as I described it in my
    • post-Atlantean epoch. The sequence (in the outline) would
    • divine world. Then, the fourth epoch arrived. It was supposed
    • to be even more spiritualized than the theological epoch.
    • spiritualized than the third epoch. And above all, the fifth
  • Title: Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XVII
    Matching lines:
    • even more so to the ancient Persian and Indian epochs, we
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. This form of science was
  • Title: Driving Force: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • of the materialistic epoch upon the development of the souls
    • the epochs of Lemuria and Atlantis and the loss of this
    • during the post-Atlantean culture-epochs and the future tasks
    • culture-epoch and Wolfram von Eschenbach's ‘Parsifal.’
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • of the materialistic epoch upon the development of the souls
    • characteristic of our epoch is that it produces more and more
    • The epoch has
    • aspect which in our epoch presents itself from the other side
    • the epoch of consciousness and must therefore be alive to the
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • the beginning of the Fifth post-Atlantean epoch, that is to
    • characterizes our own epoch is that when man passes from the
    • what our own epoch needs: to make whole men again out of mere
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • the epochs of Lemuria and Atlantis and the loss of this
    • preparation of such things in humanity takes many epochs. And
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • Beings during this epoch, that is to say, the first centuries
    • Crusades, we may say: In that epoch things were as I have
    • pronounced in the different epochs. In the West we find a
    • case that in different epochs of world-history, the turmoil
    • holds sway; in other epochs individualities gain the upper
    • would be shed on what occurs in particular epochs of this
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • present Fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the epoch of the
    • in essentials a kind of preparation for this very epoch, that
    • epoch of the Consciousness Soul in which we have been living
    • and could not exist in the earlier epochs of the evolution of
    • cosmic harmony. And in our epoch this comes to pass through
    • belongs to us in our epoch; we shall be true men of our time.
    • men, our rightful place in the epoch in which we are living.
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • above-mentioned epoch; previously to that, thinking had been
    • postAtlantean epoch, our thinking is the corpse of that
    • following: In earlier epochs of evolution men perceived an
    • however, man has entered into a quite remarkable epoch of his
    • from the one that is his in the epoch in which we are living
    • present epoch, because his thoughts are no longer imbued with
  • Title: Driving Force: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • during the post-Atlantean culture-epochs and the future tasks
    • culture-epoch and Wolfram von Eschenbach's "Parsifal."
    • culture epochs have evolved, epochs which in my book
    • our present Fifth culture epoch.
    • epochs are distinguished by the fact that the constitution of
    • we go back to the very early culture-epochs this constitution
    • his bodily features. And the nearer we come to our own epoch,
    • to the first, the ancient Indian civilization-epoch which was
    • epochs, when intellectualism, although not yet fully
    • belonging to the ancient Indian epoch with his vivid
    • phlegmatic temperament, and so on. In that epoch, divining
    • epoch of ancient Indian existence there was no such thing as
    • and their gestures. This was possible in early epochs of
    • until the later post-Atlantean civilization-epochs that the
    • have spoken in other lectures. In the epoch of ancient India
    • second post-Atlantean epoch, the ancient Persian. The
    • post-Atlantean epoch — strange though it seems, it was
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the ancient Persian epoch.
    • Persian epoch an intense feeling of participation in the
    • post-Atlantean epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Building Stones: Synopses
    Matching lines:
    • between respiration and metabolism. In the sixth epoch
    • the sixth and seventh epochs the method of reproduction
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, are regarded as addlepated!
    • epoch of clairvoyance, we discover that modern man is at a
    • of the Fifth postAtlantean epoch onwards, man had to be
    • of if we wish to understand our present epoch, I must refer
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • of a particular epoch in the evolution of man. Today man has
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • very easy for our materialistic epoch to say that whoever
    • limitation would be totally unacceptable to our epoch. If
    • of the universe. Our epoch which is so chaotic in thought
    • moving towards a new glacial epoch or towards entropy. But
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • cannot be reduced to simplest terms in every epoch. And
    • therefore we must accept it as the karma of our epoch that we
    • just entered the Fifth post-Atlantean epoch. The Mystery of
    • epoch. Everywhere we find evidence of a progressive decline;
    • the beginning of the Fifth postAtlantean epoch which will be
    • followed by a Sixth and a Seventh epoch — then, unless
    • post-Atlantean epoch things will be totally different and
    • ridicule that often pass for criticism. In the Sixth epoch
    • epoch is moving; it is a pointer to the future. For the
    • epoch. A time will come — for human nature cannot be
    • impulse for the present epoch. We must really develop within
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • our present epoch, the period following the Mystery of
    • two historical epochs, that we can gradually arrive at a true
    • expressive of the epoch in question and what is unimportant,
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Eight
    Matching lines:
    • could not be attained directly because the epoch of the old
    • they date back to the Third post-Atlantean epoch and so they
    • post-Atlantean epoch only. They had reached their high point
    • in this epoch. Through the performance of particular rites
    • related to the Mysteries of the Third post-Atlantean epoch.
    • the thought-forms of another epoch; that is tantamount to
    • particular epoch and the peculiarity attaching to the
    • thinking of a particular epoch is merely repeated time and
    • of our present epoch. It is a curious symptom of the Karma of
    • present epoch he finds many nations who have affinity with
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Nine
    Matching lines:
    • detail. Our present epoch, as we can see from a cursory
    • glance, is an epoch when only thoughts derived from the
    • present epoch has need of new impulses, new thoughts and
    • ignorance of the epoch when it had first developed. This
    • alive and alert to these questions. For our epoch is an epoch
  • Title: Building Stones: Lecture Ten
    Matching lines:
    • which we have inherited from an earlier epoch when people
    • this interaction can be ignored. Our epoch shows little
    • respects our present epoch harbours a veritable antipathy
  • Title: Things Past and Present: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • epoch making works about psychiatry; he gives talks to
  • Title: Things Past and Present: Lecture III: A Fragment from the Jewish Haggada, Blavatsky
    Matching lines:
    • that the 4th post-Atlantean cultural epoch which was
    • earlier epochs was there as spiritual revelations. What man
  • Title: Things Past and Present: Lecture V: Comenius and the Temple of PanSophia
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epoch and we can also go back still farther to the
  • Title: Things Past and Present: Lecture IX: Celtic Symbols and Cult, Jesuit State in Paraguay
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, but the flood of the senses has fallen, as it were,
    • that in our present epoch we are able to think about that
    • Greco-Latin epoch did not have as its task to fill man with
  • Title: Things Past and Present: Lecture XII: Luciferic Dangers from the East
    Matching lines:
    • has written as an epoch making creation. It is not really
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Description of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • fourth postAtlantean epoch. Need for inspired ideas on social
    • Luther as someone belonging to the fourth epoch who lived at
    • earlier epochs of earth evolution: promotion of blood bonds;
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 3: The Search for a Perfect World
    Matching lines:
    • had just made an important, epoch-making invention. Oh, I
    • had to start it up. This was certainly epoch-making! You will
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 5: Changes in Humanity's Spiritual Make-up
    Matching lines:
    • between major epochs, a general description of which is given in
    • the Jupiter epoch that humanity achieves a higher level of
    • seriously come to realize that during the final epochs of
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 10: The Influence of the Backward Angels
    Matching lines:
    • beings, and this is specifically the case in the epoch in
    • epochmaking literary works would remain unknown? Surely we
    • appeared at that time which was more epoch-making and of more
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 12: The Spirits of Light and the Spirits of Darkness
    Matching lines:
    • repeated in the fourth epoch of civilization, the
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, mainly on account of the measures taken
    • in the third, Egypto-Chaldean epoch. We can see that
    • specifically during epochs which were to recapitulate the
    • the fifteenth century, the end of the Graeco-Latin epoch, and
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 14: Into the Future
    Matching lines:
    • during the Persian epoch less so, in Egypto-Chaldean times
    • historical epochs of human evolution did the intellect, or
  • Title: Memory and Habit: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • happening in that fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation? The
    • of the Atlantean epoch itself which has been described in my writings
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation there was a recapitulation of
    • into the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, he must make greater and greater
    • epoch, as I have said before, it was necessary to place before the
    • existed during the epoch of the Old Moon evolution. It is an
  • Title: Memory and Habit: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • During the Græco-Latin epoch of civilisation, such a statement
  • Title: Memory and Habit: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • in the Lemurian epoch, the second in the age of Atlantis.
    • character of the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch in the way it is
    • During the Atlantean epoch and even afterwards — at any rate up
    • For only so can we hope to pass onwards to an epoch wherein the
  • Title: True Nature: Foreword by Mildred Kerkcaldy
    Matching lines:
    • epoch when the soul-faculties of men were best adapted to receive Him
  • Title: True Nature: Summary of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • afforded by each epoch of civilisation for the acquisition of
    • Abraham-epoch. Consciousness of the Divine pictures the
    • In the Moses-epoch, the World-Ego is revealed not only as
    • manifestations of Nature. In the Solomon-epoch, evolution
    • Reflection of the Abraham-, Moses-, and Solomon-epochs in the
    • Abraham-epoch, bringing a new kind of clairvoyance, a new
  • Title: True Nature: Lecture I: The Event of Christ's Appearance in the Etheric World
    Matching lines:
    • we survey long periods, it becomes obvious that the epochs of our
    • epoch of earthly existence we neglect the opportunity of
    • experiencing and learning what that epoch has to offer, then,
    • assimilated in the previous epoch. The result is that in the next
    • epoch we are unable to make proper use of our forces and
    • in a quite general sense, it can be said that in our epoch something is
    • before, to earlier epochs in the evolution of humanity and of the
    • earth. We are living now in the fifth epoch following the great
    • Atlantean catastrophe. This epoch was preceded by the fourth, the
    • Greco-Latin epoch, when ideas and experiences of paramount importance
    • fourth epoch was preceded by the
    • its present configuration. In still earlier epochs preceding the
    • here to-day were incarnated in bodies belonging to all these epochs
    • developed different faculties. Although during the Greco-Latin epoch
    • the difference was perhaps not quite as extreme, in the epoch
    • ancient Indian civilisation-epoch. It must not be imagined that
    • of the nature of our souls in that epoch it must be realised at once that
    • Atlantean epoch this consciousness, this life in the spiritual
    • was taken of the fact that man had incarnated in these different epochs
    • of earth-evolution. Men looked back to a very ancient epoch before the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: True Nature: Lecture II: The Second Coming of Christ in the Etheric World
    Matching lines:
    • devolves upon us as men belonging to a particular epoch?
    • millennia prior to the founding of Christianity belong to an epoch in
    • call the first millennium of Kali Yuga the Abraham-epoch; it was the
    • epoch when man did, it is true, lose the direct vision of the
    • the Abraham-epoch — the Deity is revealed as the
    • Abraham-epoch was followed by the Moses-epoch, when the God Jahve,
    • guidance of human destinies, as a God of a single people; in the Moses-epoch
    • Abraham-epoch and before Kali Yuga, we find that through the direct
    • in the Solomon-epoch. Thus the three millennia before the founding of
    • second: the Abraham-epoch. From the beginning of Kali Yuga until
    • the Moses-epoch the One God becomes the ruler of the manifestations
    • in the Solomon-epoch, and we are led through this last epoch to that
    • point in evolution where the same Divine Being whom the Abraham-epoch
    • and the Moses-epoch, too, beheld in Jahve, where the same Divine
    • made in the Abraham-epoch, in the Moses-epoch, in the
    • Solomon-epoch.
    • Solomon-epoch is repeated in the first thousand years after Christ,
    • Then, following the Solomon-epoch, came the era that can be called
    • the revival of the Moses-epoch ... and in the second millennium
    • Moses-epoch inasmuch as the spirit of Moses illumined and
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture II: Inspiration and Intuition
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of world-evolution have to vary considerably. We shall be
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture III: Initiation-Knowledge -- New and Old
    Matching lines:
    • human beings of older epochs had indeed this state of unconsciousness
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture V: The Relation of Man to the Three Worlds
    Matching lines:
    • the men of an older evolutionary epoch and those of the present
    • quite impartially the different way in which the people of older epochs
    • the same extent for anyone in older epochs, as can be seen from the
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture VI: The Ruling of Spirit in Nature
    Matching lines:
    • further and further back, we find no epoch in cosmic evolution when man
    • epochs re-appears to-day, and can lead to dangerous illusions in
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture VII: The Interplay of Various Worlds
    Matching lines:
    • Earth-forces; but in other epochs men were not given names such as
    • that epoch when world-evolution was Moon-evolution.
    • archetypes. In an earlier epoch of Earth-evolution, however,
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture VIII: During Sleep and after Death
    Matching lines:
    • order to lead the Cosmos on from epoch to epoch. Moreover I would say
    • during sleep. In our epoch, therefore, only the part of sleep-life
    • the ancient records of long past epochs of mankind is to be
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture IX: Experiences between Death and Rebirth
    Matching lines:
    • speak tomorrow of other epochs — is that, in the sphere
    • present epoch — is thus perceptible in three stages, and at the
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture X: Man's Life after Death in the Spiritual Cosmos
    Matching lines:
    • in long past epochs of human evolution — epochs to which I have
    • and say: When people were going through a far-off prehistoric epoch
    • Earth. After death, therefore, in our epoch, a man actually comes
    • how, in the most ancient epochs of mankind, Beings lived on Earth who
    • had successors who, in the epochs after the ancient Hyperborean
    • ripe, after the first third of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch had
    • epoch we can make only the circle of the Mars region after death,
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture XI: Experience of the World's Past
    Matching lines:
    • the first, second and third postAtlantean culture-epochs and in
    • the epoch of freedom.
    • into the epoch of freedom, in relation to our present theme, will be a
  • Title: Evolution of Consciousness: Lecture XIII: The Entry of Man into the Era of Freedom
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of the evolution of world and of man, however, we are faced with the
  • Title: Jeshu ben Pandira: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • Here we have to point out that, in the epoch which lies behind us,
    • physical world. This lies behind us as the Graeco-Latin epoch. During
    • this epoch Christ worked on earth in a physical body. Since the human
    • epoch in which thinking is primarily developed, in which man receives
    • Thales. Only after the Graeco-Latin epoch does scientific thinking
    • experiment! This is characteristic of our epoch, which brings the
    • humanity, upon arriving at this point of time, have reached the epoch
    • earlier epoch, when human beings were not yet ripe for beholding Him
    • that He can be seen in this epoch only in the etheric body. Any one
    • Then will come an epoch
    • epoch when the Christ will manifest Himself in still loftier manner;
    • epoch, that of the moral impulse will be that in which the human
    • follows: In the Graeco-Latin epoch Christ appeared on the
    • physical plane; in our epoch He will appear as an etheric form on the
    • astral plane; in the next epoch as an astral form on the plane of
    • lower Devachan; and in the epoch of morality as the very essence and
    • moral-Devachanic. In our epoch it is the spiritual-scientific
    • our own epoch it is necessary that Christ shall be proclaimed. For
    • who is to become the Maitreya Buddha, changes greatly from epoch to
    • epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Social Forms: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • epoch preceding our present age, Such awareness was partially
  • Title: Social Forms: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • mention the periods that preceded these cultural epochs,
  • Title: Social Forms: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • in the Orient in still more ancient epochs. They indicate how
  • Title: Social Forms: Lecture XIV
    Matching lines:
    • of the next cultural epoch — the unfoldment of the
    • like a philosophical fruit in the primordial epochs of
  • Title: Social Forms: Lecture XV
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, which sets out from this standpoint, and the past
    • epochs in which entirely different life impulses lay at the
    • events; something that is sacred in one epoch can turn into
    • present epoch, the possibility exists in man's inner being to
  • Title: Social Forms: Lecture XVI
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch that proper names have undergone, a
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch of human civilization and are
    • line could be drawn between one and the other epochs;
    • instead, one epoch, bearing its own peculiarities, passes
    • epoch, with another fact known to all of us. It is this: With
    • epoch of human life was actually opposed to this. Consider a
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Religious impulses of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Synopses
    Matching lines:
    • Historical survey of our epoch from the
    • epoch of the Consciousness Soul, e.g. James I. Loss of
    • creative energy in this epoch. Increasing divergence between
    • Consciousness Soul by reviving traditions of a past epoch,
    • epoch. The two streams of recent history: the chaotic search
    • colonization for the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. The
    • Graeco-Latin epoch they were evenly balanced in the early
    • thirties of man's life. In epoch of Consciousness Soul,
    • our social life. In the fifth post-Atlantean epoch evil will
    • be developed in man and in the sixth epoch will be
    • the etheric body in the fifth epoch. The Christ impulse born
    • develop a sympathetic understanding for others in the epoch
    • of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. His invitation to Weimar
    • vital impulse for the modern epoch — it is a
    • post-Atlantean epoch. An isolated phenomenon and will never
    • post-Atlantean epoch
    • in man. In the course of the post-Atlantean epoch man reaches
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Notes
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. Philosophy opposed to monism and pessimism.
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture I: The Birth of the Consciousness Soul
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch began. The Greco-Latin epoch opened in
    • century which ushered in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • Greco-Latin epoch. I am referring to the form which
    • has only become fully conscious in our present epoch). It
    • an epoch when these impulses underwent a profound
    • these facts are symptoms which are inherent in the epoch
    • present epoch brings to birth nothing new; at best we can
    • epoch dawns the budding Consciousness Soul is operative in it
    • inner impulse of the personality, especially in an epoch when
    • contemporary evolution. And yet, precisely in the epoch when
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture II: Symptomatology of Recent Centuries
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch and the nineteenth century, a century
    • post-Atlantean epoch from the point of view of the birth of
    • epoch of the Consciousness Soul the personality lost the
    • earlier epochs the personality expressed itself with
    • destiny of James I to occupy the throne. In the epoch of the
    • that is the inherent contradiction of this epoch. We must
    • mankind must gradually develop fraternity in the epoch of the
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the epoch of the Consciousness Soul,
    • epoch, the era of the Consciousness Soul, strives for the
    • course of the epoch of the Consciousness Soul, from 1413 to
    • disposal. The task of this epoch is to achieve fraternity on
    • quintessence of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch appears in the
    • epoch is comprised in three words (fraternity, liberty and
    • life which must inform this fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • is to be realized in the course of the coming epoch manifests
    • soul of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch without social
    • epoch, the epoch of the Consciousness Soul, one already
    • They felt that the epoch was approaching when the personality
    • real motive behind the Crusades which preceded the epoch of
    • at first to be rather disturbing. The epoch of the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture III: Characteristics of Historical Symptoms in Recent Times
    Matching lines:
    • fact, since the beginning of the epoch of the Consciousness
    • the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. This epoch, as you know,
    • will end in the third millenium, to be followed by the epoch
    • the world. Now the epoch of the Consciousness Soul recognizes
    • the epoch of the Consciousness Soul this differentiation will
    • colonizing activities for the epoch of the Consciousness Soul
    • view of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the epoch of the
    • common to all epochs. But when man observes nature he becomes
    • And the epoch of the Consciousness Soul must provide man with
    • phenomena of a like nature in the epoch of the Consciousness
    • betray to the uninitiated the nature of the modern epoch! We
    • rewards of work in the present epoch serve the purposes of
    • understand the present epoch only if they grasp the right
    • what the epoch of the Consciousness Soul seeks to achieve and
    • the life of mankind since the birth of the epoch of the
    • Therefore Goethe saw the dawn of a new epoch when Geoffroy de
    • courage of which earlier epochs had no need. We must have the
    • development. In earlier epochs the development of the
    • epoch, everything that man creates in the social sphere must
    • the present epoch the following is important.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture IV: The Historical Significance of the Scientific Mode of Thinking
    Matching lines:
    • manifested since mankind entered the epoch of the
    • mankind entered the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. These
    • diversity of forms in the different epochs up to the third
    • postAtlantean epoch. This necessitates, of course, very
    • Weltanschauung. In our epoch of the Consciousness
    • epoch, that is the point to bear in mind. The bourgeois is
    • the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. If we consider this
    • The epoch of
    • But there was no harm in that, for in the epoch of the
    • past. We can only wake up in the epoch of the Consciousness
    • epoch intervened in the life of mankind began by obscuring
    • The characteristic feature of the epoch of the Consciousness
    • consciously in the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. Amongst
    • sixth and seventh cultural epochs the individual will have to
    • mystery of the epoch of the Consciousness Soul.
    • In every epoch
    • of the epoch of the Consciousness Soul is that, on the
    • fifth of the epoch of the Consciousness Soul has elapsed,
    • good and is destined to subsist for ever. In the epoch of the
    • In the epoch of
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture V: The Supersensible Element in the Study of History
    Matching lines:
    • mysteries of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, upon something
    • epoch of the Consciousness Soul two mysteries (as I have
    • the Mystery of Evil during the present epoch, immediately
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, and how important it is that
    • in this fifth post-Atlantean epoch the Mystery of Death
    • the epoch of the Consciousness Soul this can only be achieved
    • death, and in the course of the present epoch their influence
    • course of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, i.e. up to the
    • in the Jupiter epoch will he be able to assimilate them as he
    • in our present fifth post-Atlantean epoch, those tendencies
    • post-Atlantean epoch, evil tendencies are subconsciously
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Expressed somewhat radically one could
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, is not subconsciously prone.
    • epoch of the Consciousness Soul — the development of an
    • epoch of the Consciousness Soul has run its course, man still
    • have to learn to see him in the course of the epoch of the
    • picture-nature. In the epoch of the Consciousness Soul
    • end of the fifth postAtlantean epoch will not suffice; a
    • epoch. Then, to the knowledge of the ego will be added a
    • cultural epoch even a professor who dabbles in politics may
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture VI: Brief Reflections on the Publication of the New Edition of 'The Philosophy of Freedom'
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. You suspect — for I could only draw your
    • comprehend the course of evolution in our epoch. In my next
    • present epoch. I should like to take as my starting point the
    • in the impulses of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. In the
    • on the more positive impulses of the modern epoch was
    • post-Atlantean epoch (and which must be developed out of the
    • then this word would echo round the world and in this epoch
    • task of our epoch.
    • the epoch be persuaded to accept the ideas of
    • importance for our epoch and for the understanding of this
    • epoch was tabu. I could speak on any subject — for when
    • the present epoch and the new trends, we perceive that what
    • necessary for the present epoch when freedom must become a
    • of any understanding of their epoch, lacks any possibility of
    • which is important for our epoch, it is this: socialism has
    • the epoch by its most significant symptoms. One must not
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, nonetheless it seeks to
    • impulses of this epoch.
    • the time, of an insight into our epoch, of the endeavour to
    • epoch. And now twenty-five years later, when the present
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture VII: Incidental Reflections on the Occasion of the New Edition of 'Goethes Weltanschauung'
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch. And on the other hand, I would also
    • able to transcend personal factors. Our epoch is an age of
    • transition. Every epoch, of course, is an age of transition.
    • all kinds of impulses of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch — given the atmosphere
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch the ‘Goetheanum’ irrespective
    • fifth postAtlantean epoch.
    • the present epoch is unsuited to a deeper understanding of
    • present epoch sails. And it is to Wilsonism that the world at
    • service to the epoch. And when I consider what was the
    • our epoch in widely divergent fields. They have taught me how
    • that the present epoch offers such a powerful challenge to
    • Our epoch sorely needs to turn to Goetheanism in all spheres
    • concretely to discover what the epoch demands, what is
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture VIII: Religious Impulses of the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch
    Matching lines:
    • Religious Impulses of the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch
    • features of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch in which we are
    • this epoch. For reasons which will become evident in the
    • the whole of human evolution, the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • when the first fifth of this epoch passes over into the
    • symptomatic of this fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Many things
    • in particular, namely that mankind of the postAtlantean epoch
    • post-Atlantean epoch, that of ancient India, men remained
    • the ancient Persian epoch development ceased at an earlier
    • age, and in the Egypto-Chaldaean epoch at an even earlier
    • age. In the Graeco-Latin epoch development was only possible
    • up to the age of thirty-five and in our present epoch, as a
    • post-Atlantean epoch, mankind will be unable to develop after
    • second evolution, in the first post-Atlantean epoch, that of
    • the second post-Atlantean epoch, that of ancient Persia, he
    • developed the sentient body; in the Egypto-Chaldaean epoch the
    • sentient soul, in the Graeco-Latin epoch the intellectual or
    • mind soul, and in the present epoch the consciousness soul.
    • the present epoch.
    • epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Symptom 2 Reality: Lecture IX: The Relation Between the Deeper European Impulses and Those of the Present Day
    Matching lines:
    • marked the beginning of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch were
    • post-Atlantean epoch and also in many of the social forms.
    • the course of the post-Atlantean epoch. Finally a third
    • post-Atlantean epoch depends upon this unconquerable spirit
    • post-Atlantean epoch. In this consciousness we have the
    • post-Atlantean epoch and will end in the fourth millennium
    • the course of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. And when this
    • epoch has run its course an instinctive feeling for socialism
    • epoch there is also at work that which lies in the depths of
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. First, the People of the
    • the sixth post-Atlantean epoch, so that it may then become a
    • present evolution and the present epoch. We cannot afford to
    • epoch. Where this will end nobody knows; but this is what
    • post-Atlantean epoch. In order to develop a right
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch and the other to the fifth
    • post-Atlantean epoch, and in this respect he is animated by
    • the evolution of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Just as
    • involved in the modern world and the modern epoch, all we can
    • social configuration of our time. Our epoch especially which
  • Title: Fundamental Social: Lecture 2: The Logic of Thought and the Logic of Reality
    Matching lines:
    • there came into the evolution of mankind an epoch during
  • Title: Fundamental Social: Lecture 3: The Metamorphosis of Intelligence
    Matching lines:
    • a property of the soul. Thus in the course of this epoch man
    • epochs, but imagines them all alike. But that is not the
  • Title: Fundamental Social: Lecture 4: The New Revelation of the Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • and in warfare. True, there was conflict in other epochs of
    • time as well, but the conflict in our epoch has its own
    • and what was good for former epochs is not good for our own.
    • Former epochs were able to take possession in their own way
    • normal for former epochs of the Earth. Yet this is the very
  • Title: Fundamental Social: Lecture 5: Understand One-Another
    Matching lines:
    • in the mutual intercourse of men. In the next epoch it will
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • earlier age. At the time of the ancient Indian cultural epoch
    • that epoch to 49. During the Persian epoch it receded to the
    • age of 42, during the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch to the age of
    • 35, during the Graeco-Latin epoch to the age of 28, so that
    • at the beginning of the present fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • dependence on the body in the early post-Atlantean epochs,
    • epoch arose the cult of the stars. In the Greek
    • epoch, what had formerly been direct experience became
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epoch, which we can do with the help of concepts
    • familiar to us from spiritual science, the epoch we usually
    • age in general in that ancient epoch? Spiritual investigation
    • epoch.
    • ancient epoch man naturally passed through the ages of 6, 12,
    • experienced today. During that epoch man felt, right up to a
    • begins. In the first post-Atlantean epoch those who reached
    • cultural epoch a veneration, a worship of old age of which
    • epoch came to an end, development lasted only up to the age
    • ancient Indian cultural epoch.
    • the second, the ancient Persian epoch. This epoch corresponds
    • In other words in this epoch man felt his spirit and soul
    • the ancient Persian epoch the soul did not participate for so
    • ancient Persian cultural epoch followed the one we designate
    • as the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch. Now mankind's age as a whole
    • epoch the fruit of development came to man of itself in the
    • Graeco-Latin epoch. In this epoch mankind as a whole
    • Graeco-Latin epoch. The individual human being within this
    • epoch experienced, simply through the laws governing
    • general. During this epoch the evolution of the individual
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. The fifth post-Atlantean
    • epoch which began in 1413 has not produced any ideas that are
    • it stems from the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. When concepts
    • to the fact that during the first, the ancient Indian epoch,
    • epoch this continued right into the fifties of a person's
    • ancient Indian epoch, the dependence persisted, and this is
    • environment. Thus in that ancient epoch, when man had passed
    • the ancient Persian epoch during which, as described, man's
    • Chaldean-Egyptian epoch. Mankind's general age dropped to
    • clouded over. Towards the end of this epoch it was really
    • post-Atlantean epoch man was still strongly conscious that in
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch all this changes. During this
    • epoch mankind's age corresponded to that of individual man
    • between 35 and 28. At the beginning of this epoch, which
    • Spirit. However, at the end of the first third of that epoch,
    • was the case later in the fifth epoch. Man was still
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Mankind's age dropped to 28 and
    • will drop to 21 during this epoch. As I have mentioned we
    • fifth epoch progresses, there should develop a healthy sense
    • vivid in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch right up to the 15th
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • they were unknown in the first postAtlantean epoch. It would
    • The people of the first post-Atlantean epoch did not
    • described applies to the first post-Atlantean epoch. Things
    • changed in the following epoch, in the course of which
    • second post-Atlantean epoch the natural ability of the human
    • first epoch. His soul-spirit being remained dependent on the
    • the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch, the ability to experience
    • Egyptian-Chaldean cultural epoch, in the course of normal
    • main form of worship in the third epoch was a star cult.
    • imagination and music of the spheres. In the third epoch
    • fourth epoch when the surrounding spiritual world had faded
    • perceived and experienced. By the fourth epoch it had all
    • so on. At the beginning of the second epoch this ability
    • beginning of the third, the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch it lasted
    • Graeco-Latin epoch began in the year of 747
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch during which through human
    • first post-Atlantean cultural epoch the patriarchs when they
    • any way remained through the Greek epoch up to our own? The
    • men of genius appearing during the fifth cultural epoch will
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of which the fifth is the one we live in.
    • that we live in the fifth epoch of post-Atlantean times, the
    • first epoch being the ancient Indian, the second the ancient
    • the historical personality of that name. Other epochs
    • epoch was gradually prepared within the fourth, and that the
    • fourth, fifth and sixth centuries of the fourth epoch were
    • a new civilization-epoch was preparing in Europe. The
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. (pp. 218-219)
    • sixth centuries” the fifth epoch was being prepared; as
    • and he writes: “We live in the sixth epoch.”
    • calls the Lemurian epoch and places it in a country that was
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • Indian epoch, at the beginning of which mankind's age was 56.
    • post-Atlantean epoch, namely, the body's decline, its
    • know, during that epoch the age of mankind receded from 56 to
    • 55, 54 and so on, so that at the end of the epoch his natural
    • following, the ancient Persian epoch, mankind's age receded
    • from 49 to 42. During the third, the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch,
    • Graeco-Latin epoch from the .age of 35 to 28. This means that
    • epoch. When it began, the age of mankind was 28 and by now
    • beginning of the Graeco-Latin epoch, about 747
    • that in the first, the ancient Indian epoch, man developed
    • the ether body, in the ancient Persian epoch the sentient
    • body. Then in the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch he developed the
    • sentient soul, in the Graeco-Latin epoch the intellectual
    • soul, and in our epoch the consciousness soul. However, in
    • the present epoch no other people anywhere are in the
    • therefore representative of the materialism of the epoch,
  • Title: Aspects/Evolution: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, as we did last time, it would, in the
    • him while contemplating the consecutive epochs in mankind's
    • evolution, and noticing how one epoch develops out of the
    • evolution occurred between the epochs could only be because
    • they had attained over from epoch A to epoch B, to epoch C,
    • would have created the various epochs. History gains sense
    • themselves carry over impulses from one epoch to the next.
  • Title: Richard Wagner: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • the new everlasting Life which will give rise to a new epoch.
  • Title: Sound Outlook: Lecture I: States of Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of civilisation, the inception of the Graeco-Latin age.
  • Title: Sound Outlook: Lecture III: East and West
    Matching lines:
    • epoch in the development of humanity — particularly of
    • this was the time when the third post-Atlantean epoch
    • the third epoch, the Egypto-Chaldean, it was the normal thing
    • post-Atlantean epoch. -Man became incapable of producing a
    • post-Atlantean epoch, and no one can truly understand human
    • Graeco-Latin epoch) — that ordinary thought, which
  • Title: Sound Outlook: Lecture IV: History and Repeated Earth-Lives
    Matching lines:
    • through the three epochs most vitally concerning us —
    • laid stress on an important epoch which began with the
    • the earlier centuries of this epoch many souls were able, in
    • in the next epoch to ours, when the retrospect will be more
    • one gives real thought to studying the epoch
    • accomplished. Looking back at the three great epochs which
    • with which the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation
    • way confined to him. It is the signature of the epoch which
    • fifteenth century as the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, in which
  • Title: Sound Outlook: Lecture V: The Being and Evolution of Man
    Matching lines:
    • epochs — the fifth being our present one. These changes
    • with the whole development of our epoch. Man does not really
    • that throughout the various epochs man remains the same. What
    • admit its validity in their own epoch. It cannot be said that
  • Title: Sound Outlook: Lecture VI: Problems of the Time (I)
    Matching lines:
    • and subsequent epochs. This period, in which the development
    • some extent. Just as this fourth Post-Atlantean epoch can be
    • really characteristic features. This epoch, which I have
    • Egyptian and Chaldean times, during the epoch of the
    • period of the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch, lasting from 27
    • was that after the close of this epoch, in the eighth and
    • epoch of civilisation, something akin to a darkening
    • period. It did not exist in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, as I
    • analogous novelty in our own epoch, and humanity's task,
    • that in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch the Luciferic forces
    • transition from the fourth to fifth post-Atlantean epoch, and
    • during the fifth epoch, these impulses became more and more
    • post-Atlantean epoch of civilization, during the centuries in
    • post-Atlantean epoch. It has a Luciferic element in it; the
    • epoch. Something more recent, but opposed to
  • Title: Sound Outlook: Lecture VII: Problems of the Time (II)
    Matching lines:
    • mysteries, we shall not fathom the meaning of the epoch which
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • must centre around observation of man. The fruits of earlier epochs
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • an earlier epoch are carried over to a later one by men
    • certain epoch, and because in a later epoch he must make use of a
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • though it were not true that earlier epochs of history live on,
    • into the later epochs in the souls of men themselves. When we begin
    • detail what flows across from former epochs of the world's
    • evolution into later epochs through the human beings themselves. Then
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • you by concrete examples, how the fruits of earlier epochs of history
    • are carried over into later epochs through human beings themselves. A
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • the successive epochs in the evolution of mankind cannot fail to
    • and also to the bodily constitution which a particular epoch is able
    • to provide. Our own epoch does not readily yield bodies — let
    • whom earlier epochs are also coming to expression.
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • carry into later epochs of earthly existence what they have
    • epochs of the earth's existence with salutary effects. When we
    • sensitivity in earlier epochs of history than is to be found in
    • epochs for outer sense-observation has been lost.
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • man's moral perception stronger. In earlier epochs — in
    • epochs not even very remote from us — such a distinction lay
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • culture-epochs. Only, according to the opinion of modern men who are
    • earlier culture-epochs really had these experiences, only modern man
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • life, as was the case in the materialistic epoch of evolution, but
    • epoch is carried over into another by human beings themselves. As
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • the first three epochs of life such strong forces that the soul is
    • compensation. In these first three epochs of life when Angeloi,
    • inscribed into a man's being in the first three epochs of life
    • the present epoch of evolution there are a great many human beings
    • are in our time, but only in our time. In earlier epochs it was quite
    • these men in the first epoch of life develop the capacity to reach up
    • Angeloi, Archangeloi and Archai. This they achieve. And in this epoch
    • in an epoch when men ceased to think about pre-earthly existence,
    • epochs in human life reveal in manifold ways how karma and the
    • three epochs of life he lives in relation to the Third Hierarchy.
    • first three epochs of life: All this thou hast brought over from
    • earlier epochs, from earlier earthly lives. This thou must take upon
    • said to us. And in truth, throughout these three epochs of life this
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • was born in our epoch — our epoch in the wider sense — as
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture XIII
    Matching lines:
    • knowledge which took different forms in the various epochs of
    • accordingly. In an epoch, for example, when a prophetic being was
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture XV
    Matching lines:
    • larger or smaller groups of men at one epoch and the facts of nature
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume II: Lecture XVI
    Matching lines:
  • Title: Cosmosophy 1: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • throughout certain epochs of time, beyond the
    • we live today in humanity's present epoch man —
  • Title: Astronomy Course: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • — to a real study and appreciation of the epoch in
    • between two such barren epochs.
    • later echo of it. The Ancient Indian epoch comes very near to
    • epochs when man experienced more nearly the relation between
  • Title: Astronomy Course: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • Ice-Age. Moreover all the civilization-epochs, of which I
    • Chaldean, the Graeco-Latin and then the epoch in which we are
    • glacial epoch, or which — to speak in anthroposophical
    • these faculties, of course in earlier epochs too, but not
  • Title: Astronomy Course: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • picture year by year. Only when taking longer epochs do we
  • Title: Astronomy Course: Lecture XIII
    Matching lines:
    • the new epoch in civilisation, known to us as the Fifth
    • into the Epoch we are wont to call the Third post-Atlantean,
    • during the Epoch. The same conception prevailed which
    • and in the Fifth post-Atlantean Epoch it is re-conquered. In
    • good for the Fourth post-Atlantean Epoch and for that alone.
    • Fourth post-Atlantean epoch, and we should ask ourselves this
    • Through the whole time from the beginning of the Fourth Epoch
    • Egypto-Chaldean Epoch was at its height, we find an even more
    • Epoch, man had to get outside the sense-world; he had to wean
  • Title: Astronomy Course: Lecture XIV
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean Epoch cannot say, for he no longer knows it:
  • Title: Lecture: Calendar of the Soul
    Matching lines:
    • Egypto-Chaldean-Babylonian epochs of culture, then the fourth, the
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, and we ourselves are living in the fifth
    • post-Atlantean epoch. But attention has also been called to another
    • rhythm. The Graeco-Latin epoch stands, as it were, by itself; the
    • fifth epoch is a kind of repetition of the third, the
    • Egypto-Chaldean-Babylonian epoch; the sixth epoch will be a
    • will. During that third epoch men were destined to unfold and
    • elaborated and cultivated in the third epoch. Men had direct
    • resurgence of incarnations in that third epoch. It was like a
    • our present epoch but for a long time yet external science will
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch must as it were rise again in the fifth
    • epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: Calendar of the Soul
    Matching lines:
    • Egypto-Chaldean-Babylonian epochs of culture, then the fourth, the
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, and we ourselves are living in the fifth
    • post-Atlantean epoch. But attention has also been called to another
    • rhythm. The Graeco-Latin epoch stands, as it were, by itself; the
    • fifth epoch is a kind of repetition of the third, the
    • Egypto-Chaldean-Babylonian epoch; the sixth epoch will be a
    • will. During that third epoch men were destined to unfold and
    • elaborated and cultivated in the third epoch. Men had direct
    • resurgence of incarnations in that third epoch. It was like a
    • our present epoch but for a long time yet external science will
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch must as it were rise again in the fifth
    • epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: The Spirit in the Realm of Plants
    Matching lines:
    • epoch-making discovery for botany but who did away, in a
  • Title: Lecture: The Spirit in the Realm of Plants
    Matching lines:
    • epoch-making discovery for botany but who did away, in a
  • Title: On the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Times: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of humanity, we must also include one that was, in a
    • their origin in the 3rd post-Atlantean epoch. Whereever
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Esoteric — in the ancient
    • epoch (reaching on, therefore, into the 15th century
    • post-Atlantean epoch to keep secret? Surely very little!
    • epoch, not to relate the concept of ‘esoteric’
    • present — the 5th post-Atlantean epoch — it is in
    • (Such an epoch
  • Title: On the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Times: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • of the last three civilisation-epochs which the human race
    • not have been more remote; for this epoch believed that the
    • is indeed a virgin figure; but within the ancient epoch this
    • epoch of which I have so often told you. But there was also a
    • middle epoch, — the fourth PostAtlantean epoch. To-day
  • Title: On the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Times: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • materialistic epoch. They knew, moreover, that the Mystery of
    • notably in the 3rd post-Atlantean epoch, the Science of the
    • epoch; and that, in all essentials, by the two streams
    • position, as compared with a certain epoch of the past. For
  • Title: Gospel of John (Basle): Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • following epoch, the Sun Period, matter — and also the
  • Title: Gospel of John (Basle): Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • idiocy. It was only in the last third of the Atlantean Epoch
    • During the early part of the Atlantean Epoch there were also
  • Title: Gospel of John (Basle): Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • period there was the old Atlantean epoch, when men still
    • Atlantean Epoch Atlantis was a land of cloud, it was covered
    • rainbow; this could only appear after the Atlantean Epoch,
    • whole of the Atlantean Epoch man had only perceived the outer
    • whole of the post-Atlantean Epoch signifies but a gradual
    • post-Atlantean Epoch has signified a descent of the human
    • human history in the post-Atlantean Epoch may be represented
    • body underwent a special development in the Atlantean Epoch,
    • beginning of the Post-Atlantean Epoch the power of blood
  • Title: Gospel of John (Basle): Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • greater in the man of the Lemurian epoch; and still greater
    • Epoch and the more the etheric body was outside the physical
    • Atlantean Epoch, also, the human body could still be moulded
    • fairly late in the Atlantean Epoch when the species of
    • Earlier in the Atlantean Epoch certain higher animals
  • Title: Lecture: East and West in the Light of the Christmas Idea
    Matching lines:
    • indicate an approximate epoch, we may say: Only at the turn of
    • epoch, became Maya for the Occident, and the Maya of the Orient,
  • Title: Lecture: East and West in the Light of the Christmas Idea
    Matching lines:
    • indicate an approximate epoch, we may say: Only at the turn of
    • epoch, became Maya for the Occident, and the Maya of the Orient,
  • Title: Lecture: The End of the Dark Age
    Matching lines:
    • epochs; indeed, the powers belonging to the super-human sphere
  • Title: Lecture: The End of the Dark Age
    Matching lines:
    • epochs; indeed, the powers belonging to the super-human sphere
  • Title: Lecture: Human Freedom and Its Connection with the Mystery of Golgotha
    Matching lines:
    • epoch; i.e., ever since the middle of the Fifteenth Century, man
    • death and a new birth. But in the present epoch this capacity of
    • the present epoch we were not able to experience the world as an
    • epoch and which encompass man; for although the conceptions of
    • of past epochs view history? No matter in what form they saw it,
    • feeling, continued to exist even in more recent epochs; the
    • in which it appeared in ancient times. In past epochs man could
    • fantasy. In past epochs, people did not imagine the Sun as a
  • Title: Lecture: Human Freedom and Its Connection with the Mystery of Golgotha
    Matching lines:
    • epoch; i.e., ever since the middle of the Fifteenth Century, man
    • death and a new birth. But in the present epoch this capacity of
    • the present epoch we were not able to experience the world as an
    • epoch and which encompass man; for although the conceptions of
    • of past epochs view history? No matter in what form they saw it,
    • feeling, continued to exist even in more recent epochs; the
    • in which it appeared in ancient times. In past epochs man could
    • fantasy. In past epochs, people did not imagine the Sun as a
  • Title: Lecture: Knowledge Pervaded with the Experience of Love
    Matching lines:
    • epoch which has been characterized as the fourth post-Atlantean
    • epoch. And you also know, from certain soul characteristics of
    • man which developed during these epochs, that we reckon the
    • epoch in which we are now living, in which the soul qualities of
    • this second period of the fourth post-Atlantian epoch a soul mood
    • observed in the historical characters of a subsequent epoch. For
    • past epochs. In earlier times, the world of ideas was linked up
    • epoch, to draw this living essence out of the innermost depths of
    • in which people experienced history during the different epochs.
    • pre-Grecian epochs, if I may use this expression, which
    • older epochs. In ancient Greece this truth: As a human being,
    • this truth. This explains the fundamental feeling of that epoch
    • place. It is the epoch in which one could no longer say only:
    • past epochs, but we ourselves must first find the way to it, we
    • life of modern and ancient man. The man of older epochs absorbed
    • during the Greek epoch they had to begin to say: “And the
  • Title: Lecture: Knowledge Pervaded with the Experience of Love
    Matching lines:
    • epoch which has been characterized as the fourth post-Atlantean
    • epoch. And you also know, from certain soul characteristics of
    • man which developed during these epochs, that we reckon the
    • epoch in which we are now living, in which the soul qualities of
    • this second period of the fourth post-Atlantian epoch a soul mood
    • observed in the historical characters of a subsequent epoch. For
    • past epochs. In earlier times, the world of ideas was linked up
    • epoch, to draw this living essence out of the innermost depths of
    • in which people experienced history during the different epochs.
    • pre-Grecian epochs, if I may use this expression, which
    • older epochs. In ancient Greece this truth: As a human being,
    • this truth. This explains the fundamental feeling of that epoch
    • place. It is the epoch in which one could no longer say only:
    • past epochs, but we ourselves must first find the way to it, we
    • life of modern and ancient man. The man of older epochs absorbed
    • during the Greek epoch they had to begin to say: “And the
  • Title: Lecture: Man and Cosmos
    Matching lines:
    • us externally in the present epoch of the earth's development.
    • demands of the present epoch of human development; namely, in
  • Title: Lecture: Man and Cosmos
    Matching lines:
    • us externally in the present epoch of the earth's development.
    • demands of the present epoch of human development; namely, in
  • Title: Lecture: The Overcoming of Evil
    Matching lines:
    • impulses of the 4th post-Atlantean epoch (the Graeco-Latin
    • epoch), which had to deal particularly with the problem of birth
    • post-Atlantean epoch. This epoch began in 747 B.C. with the
    • epoch of culture had to go by within the 4th post-Atlantean
    • epoch, until the chief impulse, the Christ-Impulse, could become
    • great Atlantean age. Particularly during the 4th Atlantean epoch,
    • 5th epoch, forces which were connected with birth and death, were
    • the post-Atlantean age, in the 4th epoch of culture of the
    • connected with the human soul. But during our own epoch, the 5th
    • post-Atlantean epoch, people will have to struggle with evil in
    • take place above all during the 5th epoch, when the exploitation
    • World-karma of the 5th post-Atlantean epoch, but who are
    • post-Atlantean epoch they were still servants of the good,
    • 4th post-Atlantean epoch, who belonged to the hierarchy of the
    • significant fact in the 5th post-Atlantean epoch will be above
  • Title: Lecture: The Overcoming of Evil
    Matching lines:
    • impulses of the 4th post-Atlantean epoch (the Graeco-Latin
    • epoch), which had to deal particularly with the problem of birth
    • post-Atlantean epoch. This epoch began in 747 B.C. with the
    • epoch of culture had to go by within the 4th post-Atlantean
    • epoch, until the chief impulse, the Christ-Impulse, could become
    • great Atlantean age. Particularly during the 4th Atlantean epoch,
    • 5th epoch, forces which were connected with birth and death, were
    • the post-Atlantean age, in the 4th epoch of culture of the
    • connected with the human soul. But during our own epoch, the 5th
    • post-Atlantean epoch, people will have to struggle with evil in
    • take place above all during the 5th epoch, when the exploitation
    • World-karma of the 5th post-Atlantean epoch, but who are
    • post-Atlantean epoch they were still servants of the good,
    • 4th post-Atlantean epoch, who belonged to the hierarchy of the
    • significant fact in the 5th post-Atlantean epoch will be above
  • Title: Lecture: The Supersensible in the Human Being and in the Universe
    Matching lines:
    • that all this is the result of heredity. Our modern epoch places
    • through an epoch during which everything that had to develop
    • birth, and in a later epoch, as well as for us, as modern men,
    • being of a more ancient epoch proceeded from something that was
    • epochs, but in a way similar to that in which THOUGHT becomes an
  • Title: Lecture: The Supersensible in the Human Being and in the Universe
    Matching lines:
    • that all this is the result of heredity. Our modern epoch places
    • through an epoch during which everything that had to develop
    • birth, and in a later epoch, as well as for us, as modern men,
    • being of a more ancient epoch proceeded from something that was
    • epochs, but in a way similar to that in which THOUGHT becomes an
  • Title: Lecture: The World Development in the Light of Anthroposophy
    Matching lines:
    • primordial epochs that part of man which lies at the foundation
    • say (let us now take a later epoch of the earth): In the further
  • Title: Lecture: The World Development in the Light of Anthroposophy
    Matching lines:
    • primordial epochs that part of man which lies at the foundation
    • say (let us now take a later epoch of the earth): In the further
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture I: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism
    Matching lines:
    • but that our modern epoch is not able to supply the answers
    • these questions, a strange epoch lies behind modern humanity,
    • of our modern epoch, before the time of Copernicus and the
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture VI: Man's Descent into an Earthly Incarnation
    Matching lines:
    • same reason a book had to be published in our modern epoch
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture VII: The Law of Karma
    Matching lines:
    • which we generally speak of it. But in the Latin epoch of
    • (for theology no longer knew anything of the cosmic epochs of
    • In an epoch in
    • and healthy. But an epoch in which people believe only in
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture VIII: Supplementary Thoughts on the Law of Reincarnation and Karma
    Matching lines:
    • on, will be well able to find out in what epoch the majority
    • vernal point advances. After an epoch of about 2,200 years
    • Within this epoch, it makes a great difference whether he
    • that he must incarnate twice during this epoch of 2,200
    • to a definite epoch, in order to fulfil a certain task. In
    • body during the Sun epoch, the astral body during the Moon
    • epoch he consisted of physical, etheric and astral body;
    • during the Sun epoch he consisted of physical and etheric
    • body, and during the Saturn epoch only of the physical body,
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture IX: The Earth's Passage Through its Former Planetary Conditions
    Matching lines:
    • During the Moon's whole epoch of revolution around the Sun,
    • so that they passed through one epoch in which they stood
    • expressions had a more cosmic significance. The sun-epoch was
    • they wandered towards the Sun; this may be called their epoch
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture X: Further Stages of the Development of Our Earth
    Matching lines:
    • was passing through its Saturn epoch, the automatic
    • transformations in the course of certain epochs of time and
    • third of the Atlantean epoch drew towards its close, the
    • during the last third of the Atlantean epoch he learned to
    • epoch, even the human will presented quite a different
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture XI: Progressive Development Through the Different Cycles of Culture
    Matching lines:
    • and going back to the Atlantean epoch. Let us now consider
    • long epochs of time must be borne in mind, taking up millions
    • petals of ancient epochs.
    • early epochs, but it did not live within the human body.
    • the epoch in which man began to develop red blood, the
    • perpetuated this epoch in the masses of rock and man in his
    • from the still magical will power of those epochs. It was
    • founded the first culture of the post-Atlantean epoch, the
    • for example, already belong to a later epoch, for nothing was
    • recalling that which they had seen in earlier epochs. The
    • first epochs, the human beings did not perceive minerals; and
    • from this Indian culture to the next cultural epoch, i.e. the
    • establish this during the Roman epoch as “Roman
    • during the first third of the post-Atlantean epoch: it is the
    • The next epoch
    • development. During the sixth epoch, great masses of men will
    • during the sixth epoch of culture. The theosophical
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture XII: The Stages of Christian Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • survey the epochs which I described to you yesterday you
    • time, and far back in the Atlantean epoch, but even in the
    • post-Atlantean epoch, you find that the law of
    • “marriage among non-relatives” In remote epochs
    • as the love of future times. During the Atlantean epoch, this
    • epochs of time passed by before mankind reached the degree of
    • new epoch began with the Mystery of Golgotha. You may
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture XIII: The Rosicrucian Training
    Matching lines:
    • of every epoch: “It is impossible to speak of human
    • existed after the Atlantea epooh of culture; this epoch
    • disappears and a new one arises in the Indian epoch of
    • seeds of our present epoch, coincided with the time when the
  • Title: Theosophy and Rosicrucianism: Lecture XIV: Further Stages of Rosicrucian Training
    Matching lines:
    • back to an epoch in the Atlantean evolution when the etheric
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VIII: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • lectures here have made it clear that in our own epoch the Impulse of
    • our epoch is to bring about a deeper, more esoteric understanding of
    • Michael-Power, although in that pagan epoch this Being was known by a
    • In those earlier epochs men strove for Intelligence not by
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VIII: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • Let us look back some eight or ten thousand years to the epoch
    • epoch when land began to arise where formerly there had been sea, and
    • third state of consciousness experienced by men during the epoch
    • Christian epoch, a vision of the super-sensible world still came about
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VIII: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of history have really been brought over by human beings from
    • earlier epochs. And as we learn to take quite seriously — it is
    • themselves bring over from earlier epochs that which shows itself in
    • in which they lived in a particular epoch. Thus one can stand face to
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VIII: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • other path, incarnated in the same epoch, as Amos Comenius.
  • Title: Historical Necessity: Lecture 3: Our Life with the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • begins. There are epochs in which old events and old impulses
    • history we generally find that people cannot face a new epoch
    • an epoch. Something died and ceased to exist, just as the
  • Title: Lecture: The Golden Legend and a German Christmas Play
    Matching lines:
    • the world, must concern us far more deeply at this present epoch than
  • Title: Lecture: The Golden Legend and a German Christmas Play
    Matching lines:
    • the world, must concern us far more deeply at this present epoch than
  • Title: Gospel of Matthew: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • advances ever in time from epoch to epoch, and reveals itself
    • in certain epochs Hermes knew what comes from the Sun, and
  • Title: Gospel of Matthew: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • human ripeness is appropriate to each epoch. Bodhisattvas
  • Title: Gospel of Matthew: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • what will flower in you in future epochs in an entirely new
    • the Fourth Epoch of civilization; in the other state of
    • the age that was coming, the Fifth Epoch of civilization.
    • who already lived in accordance with the Fifth Epoch were
    • night-constellations what pertained to the epoch that was
    • Fourth Epoch, or the fourth thousand, were nourished from
    • day-time constellations; the people of the Fifth Epoch, or
  • Title: Gospel of Matthew: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • epochs consist?
    • first epoch, the ancient Indian period of civilization, man
  • Title: Gospel of Matthew: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • incarnates again and again in different epochs, advances to
    • continued to live from epoch to epoch in the mysteries. It
    • five epochs of civilization — the ether body, astral
  • Title: Life Gifts: Lecture II: The Relativity of Knowledge, and Spiritual Cosmology
    Matching lines:
    • entered the fifth cultural epoch of the Post-Atlantean development,
    • the fifth cultural epoch began with the 15th century A.D. Till then
    • human evolution, the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, which exists for the
    • epoch, which began in the 15th century of our era, a remarkable
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. They noticed more and more that there
    • developing within him. But what is left for the epoch which is
  • Title: Life Gifts: Lecture III: Thoughts about the Life Between Death and Rebirth
    Matching lines:
    • the future epochs. But it is not very frequent that there is
  • Title: Life Gifts: Lecture IV: The Eternal and the Imperishable
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, but always goes from the middle of the Earth into the
    • into the materialism of the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, many
    • in the course of the Fifth Post-Atlanta epoch of culture
  • Title: Life Gifts: Lecture V: Thoughts on Life and Death
    Matching lines:
    • earth does, at least in our present-day epoch. For we usually
  • Title: Life Gifts: Lecture VI: Spiritual Science, the Practice of Life and the Destinies of Souls
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of culture — are to develop to a
  • Title: Lecture: Zarathustra
    Matching lines:
    • through earthly life. Every epoch and every age has its special
    • guiding spirits of the different epochs. From each of these Great
    • of human nature during the various epochs. Superficial opinion may
    • regard to the epoch in which Zarathustra lived. Spiritual Science,
    • thus as the epochs took their course, the faculty which man once
    • times. They had to be developed by man in the epoch to which we now
    • people. Only later, in the Greek epoch (coinciding with the beginning
    • impulse which Zarathustra gave to the men of his epoch lay in the
    • felt and experienced through all later epochs of culture. Those of us
  • Title: Lecture: Zarathustra
    Matching lines:
    • through earthly life. Every epoch and every age has its special
    • guiding spirits of the different epochs. From each of these Great
    • of human nature during the various epochs. Superficial opinion may
    • regard to the epoch in which Zarathustra lived. Spiritual Science,
    • thus as the epochs took their course, the faculty which man once
    • times. They had to be developed by man in the epoch to which we now
    • people. Only later, in the Greek epoch (coinciding with the beginning
    • impulse which Zarathustra gave to the men of his epoch lay in the
    • felt and experienced through all later epochs of culture. Those of us
  • Title: Lecture: Hermes
    Matching lines:
    • life of humanity as it advances from one epoch to another, rising
    • In the successive epochs different forms of
    • Egyptian epoch could say: “Even now we can still perceive a
    • from the year 1322 before our era, you have the epoch to which the
    • Egyptian epoch this no longer appears in its purest form. For just as
    • in the successive epochs it is the mission of the several peoples to
  • Title: Lecture: Hermes
    Matching lines:
    • life of humanity as it advances from one epoch to another, rising
    • In the successive epochs different forms of
    • Egyptian epoch could say: “Even now we can still perceive a
    • from the year 1322 before our era, you have the epoch to which the
    • Egyptian epoch this no longer appears in its purest form. For just as
    • in the successive epochs it is the mission of the several peoples to
  • Title: Esoteric Lessons Part II: Berlin, 6-12-11
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian epoch. Lucifer will have power over him as long as
  • Title: Esoteric Lessons Part II: Berlin, 10-30-11
    Matching lines:
    • why disease is something beneficial. Since the Lemurian epoch and on
  • Title: Esoteric Lessons Part II: Berlin, 12-16-11
    Matching lines:
    • Atlantean epoch through the karma that men created. Karma that has
    • the middle of the Atlantean epoch. Men saw them behind the maya. Men
  • Title: Esoteric Lessons Part II: Berlin, 4-24-12
    Matching lines:
    • the fourth cultural age of the post-Atlantean epoch. This was
  • Title: Esoteric Lessons Part III: Basel, 6-3-'14
    Matching lines:
    • perception. At the beginning of the Lemurian epoch when what the
    • order. This happened in the Atlantean epoch when Ahriman with all
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture V: The Seven Degrees of Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • periods which we call the Jahve or Jehova epochs, that Jehova
    • epochs. How often we hear extraordinary explanations of the
    • Spiritual Science in preparation for the next epoch. For if
    • epoch of human evolution, always becomes known. That greatest
    • in those epochs in which the Gospel had its origin one wished
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture VI: The "I AM"
    Matching lines:
    • Atlantean epoch.
    • examine the later epochs of this Atlantean period of human
    • evolution, we find, even in these epochs of the far distant
    • epochs of human evolution, and observe the surface of the
    • yield to the illusion that in the earliest epochs of Atlantis
    • linguistic usage of those epochs in which the Gospels were
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture VII: The Mystery of Golgotha
    Matching lines:
    • of the earth's evolution, during the course of long epochs of
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture VIII: Human Evolution in its Relation to the Christ Principle
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epochs in the true sense of the word. Religion is,
    • post-Atlantean epoch have left of that ancient relationship
    • second epoch, the next step after the ancient Indian period,
    • is also a pre-historic cultural epoch which is named after
    • epoch it was even then very important to penetrate into these
    • Roman period (the fourth cultural epoch) there still existed
    • beginning of a new epoch what events would transpire in the
    • that seven epochs must follow one after another in
    • as early as the beginning of the Roman epoch. In those days
    • humanity of the third cultural epoch worked
    • the development of the epochs of this third cultural stream
    • relationships between these two epochs, in order that you may
    • culmination. Never before was a cultural epoch as purely
    • fifth epoch might have the greatest possible consciousness of
    • the Greek epoch. In the Roman epoch, the path into the
    • epoch is the first after the Greco-Latin;
    • in other words, it is the fifth epoch of the post-Atlantean
    • age. There will follow after it a sixth and a seventh epoch.
    • post-Atlantean epoch, because everything in the world has to
    • be prepared beforehand. The third epoch made ready for that
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture IX: The Prophetical Documents and the Origin of Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • first great post-Atlantean cultural epoch after the Atlantean
    • traditions from an epoch of human evolution ante-dating the
    • postAtlantean humanity, in the different cultural epochs,
    • survived in later epochs of ancient Indian civilization. Yet
    • Maya to these people of the third epoch, but something whose
    • no longer so, for example, in the third epoch of
    • third cultural epoch to feel themselves as individuals, yet,
    • our own present cultural epoch. Before the fourth epoch
    • soil for Christianity emerged out of the third epoch like a
    • already emphasized the fact that in the fourth epoch the
    • cultural epoch. At that time the people had become conscious
    • “testament” first became possible in this epoch,
    • epoch was that in which he thoroughly incorporated into
    • sense-world in this epoch.
    • upon the fourth epoch of the post-Atlantean age as an epoch
    • man. All earlier epochs would have understood almost anything
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the Christ Event had to
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture X: The Effect of the Christ Impulse Within Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean period into the following epochs: 1st the
    • ancient Indian epoch; 2nd the ancient Persian; 3rd the
    • and 5th, the epoch in which we now live. Our epoch will be
    • replaced by a 6th and that by a 7th evolutionary epoch. We
    • are now in the 5th post-Atlantean cultural epoch and say to
    • in its full profundity and significance in the 4th epoch. It
    • has had its influence on the humanity of the 5th epoch to a
    • Christianity was prepared in the 3rd epoch. The Egyptian
    • civilization belongs to the 3rd epoch, and out of its womb
    • as it were, coming fully into the world in the 4th epoch, in
    • experienced a certain spiritual influence in the 3rd epoch of
    • the post-Atlantean age. This worked on into the 4th Epoch,
    • over into the 6th epoch which will follow ours. Now we must
    • — over into our age. In our post-Atlantean epoch,
    • various embodiments in our sixth or seventh epochs, Manas or
    • cultural epoch of the post-Atlantean period, the human being
    • This was the ancient Indian civilization. In this epoch, the
    • body. Therefore in the following table, the first epoch, the
    • to consider the further evolution of these cultural epochs in
    • characterized this epoch. To a much greater degree than is
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Gospel of John: Lecture XII: The Nature of the Virgin Sophia and of the Holy Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epochs. The principal difference appears with the
    • — at least for our cultural epoch — is not only
    • accomplish both of these. Men of our evolutionary epoch can
    • among men in the sixth cultural epoch, in order that that may
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, V: Summary of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • (formerly Abbot Hildebrand). The fruits of each epoch of
    • Woodrow Wilson. Initiates of earlier epochs are hindered in their
    • working by the bodies and education provided by the epoch during
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, V: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • lives. He looks back consciously into an earlier epoch when these
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, V: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • for a man in any given epoch to absorb the spirituality and develop
    • the constitution of soul which the body of that particular epoch
    • counsellor of Haroun al Raschid, and for that epoch a man of great
    • great deal. And then, in the form appropriate to the epoch, this
    • passes over from one epoch of world history so into another does not
    • onward the fruits of each epoch. We can only understand how what
    • makes its appearance in a later epoch has come over from an earlier
    • one epoch to the next. The distinction between what is called
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, V: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • over their achievements from one epoch to another, including, of
    • particular epoch. All these things enable us to gaze deeply into the
    • of how the human soul passes over from one epoch into another. The
    • epoch he is obliged to use the body provided by that epoch. The
    • body which their epoch provides.
    • the epoch, not to the individuality who passes from one earthly life
    • souls passing from one epoch into the other, observing how what these
    • souls bear within them is carried over from epoch to epoch. History
    • Movement an epoch when concrete facts of the spiritual life are
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, V: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • do things that were present as causes and effects in earlier epochs of
    • historical evolution pass over into the new epoch? It is men themselves
    • experiences in earlier epochs what you are experiencing in the
    • body with which his epoch can provide him. The bodies of to-day are
    • epoch; and the education we receive from childhood onwards is a
    • it is the same in other domains. Initiates of earlier epochs may
    • earlier epochs it was almost exclusively men who played any important
  • Title: Lecture: The Experiences of Sleep and their Spiritual Background
    Matching lines:
    • later epochs; through this clairvoyance he perceived inwardly how he
  • Title: Lecture: The Experiences of Sleep and their Spiritual Background
    Matching lines:
    • later epochs; through this clairvoyance he perceived inwardly how he
  • Title: Supersensible Knowledge: Lecture II: Anthroposophy and the Ethical-Religious Conduct of Life
    Matching lines:
    • whole course of our life upon earth. From the most remote epochs of
    • knowledge existed in the prehistorical epochs. There is no such thing
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • civilisation-epochs are carried into later ones by the personalities of
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Introductory Lecture
    Matching lines:
    • woven out of what men carry over from earlier epochs, through the life
    • between death and rebirth, into new life, into new epochs. When we look
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • destiny. And in the Roman epoch they both of them came back to earthly
    • his servant had lived in Egypt, we come into a very old Egyptian epoch.
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • results of former civilisation-epochs carried into later ones by the
    • into a very early epoch, and it is indeed a deep impression which one
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • into various epochs of human history we shall find how in earlier ages
    • from Aristotelians. But in reality it is not so. The times and epochs of
    • towards Anthroposophy are to be found in this way in former epochs of
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • arisen in the turning-point of time — I mean in the epoch
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • great epoch after shortened life in spiritual worlds we shall work
    • again on earth — in the epoch when for the salvation of the earth
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • in the epoch of the Spiritual Soul. On the other hand, especially when
    • predestined for a later epoch in man's life. No wonder that the boy
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume IV: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • spirituality which these souls have passed through in former epochs. For
    • truly hard for Plato to carry through the following epochs, through the
    • livingly into the following epochs piece by piece and ever more and
    • the Christian epoch into which, after all, he had to enter. Thus
  • Title: Esoteric Easter: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • by many millennia; it takes us back to the epoch which, in my
    • So we look back to an epoch of Antiquity in which people spoke of
    • schools, that kept alive in tradition what in earlier epochs had been
  • Title: Esoteric Easter: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • During all epochs
    • while others dwelt on the ascent in the spirit. But in later epochs,
  • Title: Esoteric Easter: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • over their experiences of earlier epochs into later ones. Human
    • the part it plays in the different epochs as a factor of these
  • Title: Imperialism: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • historical evolutionary epoch and that we can only understand this
    • evolutionary epoch if we know where the phenomena which surround us,
  • Title: Imperialism: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • become ever more powerful during the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: History of the Physical Plane and Occult History
    Matching lines:
    • post-Christian epoch. Let us compare the ages. In earthly
    • describing the events on into our post-Atlantean epoch. In
    • we speak of such an epoch we assume something known to you
    • epoch, during the sleep condition man felt himself completely
    • towards the end of the Atlantean epoch did the human
    • followed the various epochs of the post-Atlantean age. We
    • that in the Persian epoch the conquest of the physical plane
    • Egypto-Babylonian-Chaldean-Assyrian epoch in the art of
    • that in the fourth epoch the personal element which then came
    • strongly developed; the Graeco-Latin epoch. That was the
    • attention on the physical world. In the Grecian epoch there
    • world which the people of the first post-Atlantean epoch
    • But the nearer the Graeco-Latin epoch approached, the less
  • Title: Lecture: History of the Physical Plane and Occult History
    Matching lines:
    • post-Christian epoch. Let us compare the ages. In earthly
    • describing the events on into our post-Atlantean epoch. In
    • we speak of such an epoch we assume something known to you
    • epoch, during the sleep condition man felt himself completely
    • towards the end of the Atlantean epoch did the human
    • followed the various epochs of the post-Atlantean age. We
    • that in the Persian epoch the conquest of the physical plane
    • Egypto-Babylonian-Chaldean-Assyrian epoch in the art of
    • that in the fourth epoch the personal element which then came
    • strongly developed; the Graeco-Latin epoch. That was the
    • attention on the physical world. In the Grecian epoch there
    • world which the people of the first post-Atlantean epoch
    • But the nearer the Graeco-Latin epoch approached, the less
  • Title: Lecture: The Sermon on the Mount and the Return of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • an ancient epoch and also the moment of the coming of a
    • epoch when quite new forces and faculties will develop.
  • Title: Lecture: The Sermon on the Mount and the Return of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • an ancient epoch and also the moment of the coming of a
    • epoch when quite new forces and faculties will develop.
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Summary of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • culture-epochs and to each the Apocalyptist directs a message
    • What the seven epochs of the post-Atlantean culture have
    • epochs of the future. Seven times will souls be unsealed:
    • the culture-epochs. What is not fitted for immortality falls
    • through three culture-epochs into the fourth. Then a new force
    • of personality sink into the abyss. The sixth culture-epoch
    • into the physical world in the seventh epoch, as the astral
    • world in the sixth epoch. The earth is transformed into an
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • epoch and he so developed that the spiritual picture presents
    • revolutions form important epochs in the representation of
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • another up to the time when our epoch also will come to an
    • end through the waters of the Atlantean flood. Our epoch will
    • this fifth epoch, from the Atlantean flood to the mighty war
    • periods of civilization. The whole epoch containing these
    • so that you have to imagine seven such parts as our epoch
    • before the flood. Our epoch, the post-Atlantean, is then the
    • fifth great epoch.
    • surveys these seven epochs, each with its seven
    • the post-Atlantean epoch became visible as if from a
    • remains of the epoch preceding our own, namely, the
    • Atlantean. We are now living in the age of cultural epochs.
    • extend into our epoch, and for this reason races are still
    • unlike those distinct races of the Atlantean epoch. To-day
    • immediately upon the Atlantean epoch.
    • epoch, as it is called in modern science. The engulfing of
    • had experienced in the Atlantean epoch. You will remember
    • human beings of that epoch were capable of developing a
    • epoch man's vision was cut off from the spiritual, astral and
    • first age of the post-Atlantean epoch. And all the ages of
    • this epoch are characterized by the fact that man learned to
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • other. In the epoch between these two events lies everything
    • period also containing seven epochs. Our epoch, which
    • embraces seven ages, was preceded by the Atlantean epoch,
    • exist. When the seventh age of our present epoch is at an
    • end, t will be followed by another epoch again consisting of
    • seven parts. The present epoch is preparing indirectly for
    • effect upon our epoch, namely, the War of All against All. In
    • world in the sixth epoch.
    • epoch to ours. When one who with spiritual vision can review
    • the great flood, he comes into the Atlantean epoch. We need
    • was incapable of coming over into our epoch. A smaller part,
    • no longer be the case un the epoch following the great War of
    • following epoch as those who retard human evolution, who
    • the animal kingdom. Now the whole of our fifth epoch of human
    • Nothing of this existed in the Atlantean epoch. Memory was
    • epoch. If we direct our spiritual vision to the surrounding
    • War of All against All into the more spiritual epoch. In each
    • prepared in the various ages of our epoch. What is already
    • the epoch following upon the great War of All against All.
    • fruit in the epoch after the great war. You are now uniting
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • the human race will develop when our present epoch has run its
    • physiognomy of what is being prepared in our epoch in the
    • once more the past epochs of human evolution. We will do this
    • These are called “Rounds” or “Epochs” of
    • epochs, so too can the Saturn evolution — at every stage
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • the spiritual world. It was only the Atlantean epoch that the
    • who lived on into the epoch which we may describe in so far
    • catastrophe by fire we come to the Atlantean epoch when the
    • Atlantean epoch he was a structure which perceived in quite a
    • that epoch. He still had a kind of spiritual vision, because
    • Atlantean epoch did the projecting etheric body draw in and
    • Atlantean epoch? Let us take the moment when in the morning
    • first portion of the Atlantean epoch day and night alternated
    • feeling was also different in the Atlantean epoch. At that
    • it is now. During the Atlantean epoch, man gradually passed
    • third of the Atlantean epoch. Before this event man felt
    • possessed of it. The last portion of the Atlantean epoch
    • post-Atlantean epoch began. The ancient Indian civilization
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • lectures we pointed out that in the ancient Atlantean epoch
    • the Atlantean epoch and that which will come after the War of
    • All against All we have our epoch, which we have described.
    • was in the Atlantean epoch, will be repeated after our epoch,
    • epoch man had a dreamy, hazy, clairvoyant consciousness, and
    • great cosmic event in the middle of our epoch which runs its
    • descended completely into the physical world in this epoch of
    • Towards the end of the Atlantean epoch the etheric body
    • In the Atlantean epoch there could be no question of a man
    • blood. Through him came the epoch when humanity matured to
    • is an important epoch for mankind; it is the epoch which
    • the Atlantean epoch has come out bit by bit in our epoch. I
    • have said that in the last third of the Atlantean epoch a
    • originate. It will be somewhat different in the next epoch
    • a progress as compared with the earlier Atlantean epoch when
    • connected with old race ties. In our epoch, races and
    • future epoch. We shall also have the experience that in
    • our epoch, between the great Atlantean flood and the great
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • repeatedly that our epoch will end, when the seventh age has passed
    • into the following epoch. For, after the War of All against
    • the last third of the Atlantean epoch — which men
    • in our epoch. We are now looking with great longing towards
    • Atlantean epoch. On the other hand, the seventh race of
    • age will continue into the new epoch, just as the sixth and
    • seventh races of the Atlantean epoch continued into our epoch
    • will co-operate. For in this next great epoch men will
    • will still be led to the good in this last epoch. In this way
    • how the present-day humanity will pass into the new epoch
    • the Atlanteans lived over into our epoch and founded our
    • symbolism — has run its course, a new epoch will begin
    • appear. And this new epoch, which will follow the one just
    • sounding of the seven trumpets. Just as the epoch after the
    • post-Atlantean epoch. The figure IV would be the Atlantean
    • epoch, (a) the great flood by which this comes to an end, and
    • (b) the great War of All against All. Then follows an epoch
    • that we have on our earth seven epochs of development. The
    • first two were absolutely unlike our epoch.; the third partly
    • For if we have had to say that already in the sixth epoch men
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • point when, after the epoch characterized by the sounding of
    • began in the Lemurian epoch, to which we have already
    • epoch into the first portion of the Atlantean, you will find the
    • Atlantean epoch, when the air was filled with dense volumes
    • the beginning of the last third of the Atlantean epoch, the
    • epoch); and the consciousness-soul (the physical body which
    • epoch), so that he gradually matured to where he could
    • At the end of the Lemurian epoch we already find various
    • briefly indicated took place in the Lemurian epoch.
    • imagine that in the present epoch man permeates himself with
    • those of the last three races of the Atlantean epoch, when
    • spiritualized earth who during our epoch has not taken into
    • four animal heads. The embryo human being of that epoch is
    • passed through that race of the Atlantean epoch in which the
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • Atlantean epoch, we see that in the evolution of the world
    • during the Atlantean epoch. We call it the
    • humanity lives in the fourth epoch of the development of the
    • form you have again seven epochs or so-called root-races,
    • condition. We are now living in the fifth epoch, the
    • post-Atlantean epoch, between the great Atlantean flood and
    • and then the seventh. The sixth epoch is indicated in the
    • epochs.
    • still our diagram is not at an end. Each epoch as it runs
    • into seven ages. As regards the fifth epoch there are the
    • of the 16807 in our epoch between the great Atlantean flood
    • had seven more in the Atlantean epoch. But we also remember
    • Atlanteans epoch under quite different conditions from the
    • man went through during the Atlantean epoch in such a way
    • root-races of the Atlantean epoch. Now because races always
    • of the Atlantean epoch, as an anneal with four heads and four
    • fourth age of the Atlantean epoch. To express it plainly, we
    • Atlantean epoch the entire group-soul nature of
    • suppose a person hardened himself during our epoch against
    • epoch. They will be transformed through the reception of the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • — in earthly substance; M the epoch following after the
    • sounding of the trumpets, the epoch characterized by the
    • four ages of the Atlantean epoch he was furnished with the
    • Christ-principle during our epoch, he will then again appear
    • upon the physical earth. Then began the Atlantean epoch, of
    • epochs. The first lies in the far distant past. When it began
    • figuratively we have grown accustomed to call this epoch the
    • epoch. Then during the withdrawal of the sums comes the race
    • third, the so-called Lemurian human race. The fourth epoch
    • epoch expressed in the Apocalypse of John by the seven seals;
    • that each of these seven epochs is again divided into seven
    • ages. Our own epoch, the- fifth within the 17znd condition of
    • The succeeding epoch is again divided into seven parts,
    • expressed by the seven seals; and the epoch expressed by the
    • fourth epoch of this, but we are now in the fifth, that is,
    • asleep since the middle of the Atlantean epoch, because that
    • middle of the Atlantean epoch man has, in fact, been asleep,
    • period since the Atlantean epoch the statement of John's
    • evolution has progressed beyond the seventh epoch, beyond the
    • epoch indicated by the sounding of the trumpets, the earth
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Apocalypse of John: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • sixth epoch (which is represented by the opening of the
    • great brotherhood which will live over into the epoch of the
    • great War. And afterwards in the epoch of the seals we also
    • irreparable in the next epochs. Only when a man begins to
    • Moon, which existed also in the first epochs of the
    • that since the middle of the Atlantean epoch man has slept
    • before our epoch, he acted from other impulses. His pictures
    • life, when the second half of the Atlantean epoch began. Man
  • Title: Three Streams: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • evolution in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Lucifer works in
    • of the present epoch will be the achievement of free human
    • mid-point of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, is an important pivotal
    • back the rituals of the Persian and Egyptian epochs in all their old
  • Title: Three Streams: Lecture II: The Fifth Epoch, Semitic and Greek Cultures, the Christ Impulse
    Matching lines:
    • that, strictly speaking, in the Atlantean epoch (I am talking not of
    • epoch, we can see into a wonderful primeval wisdom. Among the Greeks
  • Title: Three Streams: Lecture IV: Consciousness Soul and Scientific Thinking, Sorat and 666
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch began. As we are well aware, this epoch
    • whereas in the previous epoch, the Graeco-Roman, human evolution ran its
    • that we are living in the epoch of the development of the
    • is that through this epoch of the Consciousness Soul mankind receives
    • not striven for consciously in earlier epochs. We know that among the
    • from the facts. Let us therefore consider our epoch as much as
    • those facts which in the epoch of the Consciousness Soul are of
    • in the epoch of the Consciousness Soul, the scientific age is spoken of
    • more or less a side line. One can indeed say that this modern epoch
    • Golgotha, or further back to the third post-Atlantean culture-epoch,
    • indeed so. But there is a still earlier epoch when men also talked of
    • epochs just described. In the second and in the first post-Atlantean
    • culture-epochs they spoke of ghosts, but they were conscious that the
    • consciousness, for we live in the epoch of the Consciousness Soul.
    • have exactly the middle of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch; the
    • middle, that is, of the Graeco-Latin epoch. Now you can do this sum:
    • had gone past by the middle of the post-Atlantean epoch. Take away 747
    • the Graeco-Roman epoch. It was not before the Mystery of Golgotha,
    • epoch of the Intellectual or Mind Soul. The Intellectual or Mind Soul
    • only of the Consciousness Soul. In effect, the culture-epoch of the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Three Streams: Lecture V: Free Human Personality by Self Training, Justinian and the Schools
    Matching lines:
    • we come to see just how the soul can take its place in any epoch into
    • which it is born. We are living in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • the third and the beginning of the fourth millennium. In this epoch
    • the Consciousness Soul. All the affairs of this epoch point finally
    • all that is full of light, all that is full of shadow in this epoch
    • task drawing men on in this epoch. In simple terms we might say that
  • Title: Three Streams: Lecture VI: Augustus and the Roman Catholic Church, Rhetoric, Intellectual Soul and Consciousness Soul
    Matching lines:
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the midpoint of that
    • significant epoch which ran its course from the founding of Rome, 747
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch came to an end and was followed by the epoch
    • the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. When we consider outward
    • extinguishing of that which men could acquire in their own epoch.
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Summary of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • illnesses. The life-epochs as sources of super-sensible vision.
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • we see at once how what was working in earlier epochs of
    • world-history is carried over from those earlier epochs by human
    • they, after all, are the same souls who were there in earlier epochs
    • applies to epochs other than the present. Only when we can discover
    • what has been carried over by human souls from one epoch into the
    • carry over the fruits of civilisation from one epoch into the others.
    • how history has been carried from one epoch into another by the human
    • first epoch of post-Atlantean civilisation, the ancient Indian epoch,
    • man to have been a deep Initiate in an earlier epoch and then, in a
    • new epoch, he must use the body and receive the education which this
    • later epoch has to offer. In such a case the forces deriving from the
    • And so it came about that in the epoch when the influence of Francis
    • truth is that Comenius believed in definite epochs in the evolution
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • Atlantean epoch. In those primeval ages on Earth men were exhorted at
    • an entirely different way. In the higher training given in an epoch
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • lives on Earth and carries over into other epochs of evolution what
    • may have been experienced and accomplished in an earlier epoch. In
    • and beginning of the twentieth century, lived in earlier epochs
    • has passed over from one epoch to another in the course of the
    • body and the education afforded by that later epoch. But for a long
    • epoch when the two individualities
    • in past epochs life in a man's body was more important. Incarnations
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • also beholds it divided into epochs. When Inspiration is attained,
    • shines out of every such epoch. Instead of beholding his own life
    • the tableau of the second epoch which lies between the change of
    • his Earth existence. In the tableau arising from the epoch stretching
    • Sun existence shines through the epoch lying between the ages of
    • twenty-one and forty-two, the Mars existence through the epoch lying
    • through the epoch from forty-nine to fifty-six; and the Saturn
    • existence through the epoch from fifty-six to sixty-three. Truth to
    • life, than to waft him away into a higher sphere! In richer epochs of
    • manifestations of the Mystery epoch in ancient Mexico, and he
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • stream was to prepare the intellect for that epoch which had its
    • the epoch when the human intellect would
    • unfold — the epoch of the Spiritual Soul. It
    • is now your task to cultivate the intellect in the dawning epoch of
    • prepare with vigour and energy the epoch of the Spiritual (or
    • anthroposophical stream with the deep mystery of the epoch which
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • that will have to be achieved in the present epoch of evolution as a
    • But it is also the case that certain epochs in Earth-evolution
    • sciences, of the arts, of the cultural element of the epoch, is the
    • which are predominant in every epoch, seven successive
    • come to an epoch when Michael again held sway. Every such rulership,
    • intrinsic value in a particular epoch.
    • what period the previous Michael Age occurred, we come to the epoch
    • the epoch when man was to be made ready to unfold intellect out of
    • The epoch
    • at that time. Numbers of souls who in many different epochs had been
    • receive what must be established as the Michael Epoch in the world
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VI: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • inaugurated the epoch of the Consciousness
    • preceding epoch, that is to say during the first third of the epoch
    • epochs of evolution, Gabriel was the leading Spirit, it was
    • the Earth. We see them only when we look back into epochs of
    • this epoch, especially the spiritual history of Europe, will
  • Title: Lecture: Evolution of Human Freedom and Personal Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • the human being during the earth epoch. Man as regards his
    • age of 27. In the 6th post-Atlantean epoch it will be to the
    • age of 21-14 in the 7th epoch, 14-7.
  • Title: Lecture: Evolution of Human Freedom and Personal Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • the human being during the earth epoch. Man as regards his
    • age of 27. In the 6th post-Atlantean epoch it will be to the
    • age of 21-14 in the 7th epoch, 14-7.
  • Title: Lecture: 'I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life'
    Matching lines:
    • about the nature man in our own epoch. Any attempt to
    • epoch would be neither right nor suitable for to-day. We
  • Title: Lecture: 'I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life'
    Matching lines:
    • about the nature man in our own epoch. Any attempt to
    • epoch would be neither right nor suitable for to-day. We
  • Title: Challenge/Times: Lecture I: East and West from a Spiritual Point of View
    Matching lines:
    • in which we live, the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, is that the
    • with the status of humanity in the present epoch. What must
    • sixth cultural epoch is in its preparatory stages in Eastern
    • post-Atlantean cultural epoch. This force actually requires
    • something that is working in our own epoch for the first
    • present epoch, manifests itself as a nightmare, as the
    • that we have arrived at an epoch in the evolution of world
    • have come over into our own epoch by way of Romanism; they
  • Title: Challenge/Times: Lecture II: The Present from the Viewpoint of the Present
    Matching lines:
    • mind. The unsound element in the present epoch, which has
    • achieved of all that must take place in the epoch during
  • Title: Challenge/Times: Lecture III: The Mechanistic, Eugenic and Hygienic Aspects of the Future
    Matching lines:
    • the spirit of our epoch. Everything that I have presented to
    • in our epoch there is no consciousness of the difference
    • this conception our epoch is compelled to believe that the
    • certain epoch as the most perfect social order, or even as
    • asking ourselves what must be done for our epoch? What are
    • post-Atlantean epoch? What actually demands to be made a
    • definite epoch. It is imperatively necessary to work in
    • post-Atlantean epoch, which is essentially different from the
    • fourth epoch, the Greco-Latin, and likewise from the
    • have been willed in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, or even
    • vaguely sense in this epoch as the ideal for humanity. Men
    • third post-Atlantean epoch, the Egypto-Chaldean, this was
    • second epoch. In the second epoch, the ancient Persian, the
    • epoch, the Egypto-Chaldean, and the human being demanded that
    • observe that, from the third post-Atlantean epoch on, from
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, the endeavor was made to achieve a
    • In the ancient Persian epoch there was also only an
    • epoch that began in the eighth century, 747 B.C., and ended
    • in the fifteenth century A.D., the Greco-Latin epoch. Man
    • post-Atlantean epoch and this includes even the institutions
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Challenge/Times: Lecture IV: Social and Antisocial Instincts
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch. It is from this point of view that I
    • characteristics of man during the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • accordance with peculiarities of our contemporary epoch, he
    • epoch does strive, in a certain manner, toward socialization
    • in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch and it must come into
    • existence. In short, our epoch is striving toward a certain
    • particular fifth post-Atlantean epoch such socialization can
    • one man by another that has come from earlier epochs in which
    • If something that is valid for a certain epoch is introduced
    • accordance with the meaning of our epoch, no matter whether
    • the path that is approximately right. In our epoch it is of
    • They belong together. In our fifth post-Atlantean epoch one
    • that the curing of the ills of this epoch depends largely
    • the development of the epoch since the sixteenth century.
    • simply the epoch in which it is necessary and important to
  • Title: Challenge/Times: Lecture V: Specters of the Old Testament in the Nationalism of the Present
    Matching lines:
    • been harmonized. Especially is our fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • characteristic, the whole nature, of this epoch. We are
    • We are living in the epoch of the consciousness soul.
    • the consciousness soul in our epoch. The profoundest
    • characteristic of this epoch is that man must become
    • have in our epoch the peculiar fact that the manifestation of
    • world conception of this fifth post-Atlantean epoch. As man
    • develops toward the spirit self. This epoch of the evolution
    • epoch just as strongly as the consciousness soul during this
    • fifth epoch. Just as strongly as the consciousness soul works
    • socially. Thus we may say that, during this epoch, man
    • in the sixth post-Atlantean epoch. It is not surprising
    • therefore, that in this fifth post-Atlantean epoch what can
    • during the sixth epoch appears in all sorts of abstruse,
    • during the fifth post-Atlantean epoch to the preliminary
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Everything will depend upon the
    • during this fifth post-Atlantean epoch. The antisocial
    • sixth post-Atlantean epoch, this union will appear more or
    • less spontaneously. During this fifth epoch, social life must
    • shaping of life, this fifth post-Atlantean epoch is dependent
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Challenge/Times: Lecture VI: The Innate Capacities of the Nations of the World
    Matching lines:
    • impulses, especially in our epoch of the consciousness soul,
    • by reason of the fact that, after the epoch of the
    • consciousness soul, there will follow the epoch of the spirit
    • in Russia for the coming sixth post-Atlantean epoch. Rather,
    • actually lived in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. At that
    • the fourth post-Atlantean epoch in special degree. Their
    • epoch is rooted in the English as an instinct, as an
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, the element of power is assigned
    • power will be accepted during the fifth postAtlantean epoch
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Instincts have been transmuted
    • that it belongs to the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, becomes
    • through education. So, since the epoch of the consciousness
    • soul is at the same time the epoch of intellectuality, the
    • of the Germans in the intellectual epoch is the moulding of
    • way. The Western Slays are also organized in the epoch of the
    • post-Atlantean epoch. The Russian in greater measure than any
    • humanity during the sixth postAtlantean epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: Galileo, Giordano Bruno, and Goethe
    Matching lines:
    • review the beginnings of that epoch in our human evolution at
  • Title: Lecture: Galileo, Giordano Bruno, and Goethe
    Matching lines:
    • review the beginnings of that epoch in our human evolution at
  • Title: Wrong and Right Use: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • the 5th post-Atlantean epoch. The souls of the dead can
  • Title: Wrong and Right Use: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch is intended to create a materialistic
    • in opposition to this materialism. What people in our epoch
    • in the fourth epoch the struggle was to come to terms with
    • that we are living in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, it is
    • epochs, but in our epoch it is particularly disastrous, because
    • post-Atlantean epoch, for the sixth epoch and for the seventh.
    • post-Atlantean epoch was to begin. Hence they knew that they
    • had to prepare for a quite new epoch, and at the same time to
    • America, but in the period when the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • country. Only when the fifth post-Atlantean epoch had begun was
  • Title: Wrong and Right Use: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • said that each post-Atlantean epoch has a special task, and I
    • epoch as that of coming to terms with evil as an impulse in
    • overcome by human endeavour during this epoch, so that men can
    • post-Atlantean epoch is quite specially arduous, and many
    • into the sixth post-Atlantean epoch, which will have a quite
    • opposing evil during our own epoch that a certain darkening of
    • with his reason — which is also a task for our epoch
    • — so in this epoch there are many opportunities for
    • belong to the darkness of evil. During this epoch man has to
    • epoch by taking hold of the forces of evil and turning them to
    • tremendous: this fifth post-Atlantean epoch will gain for human
    • post-Atlantean epoch, or indeed of any previous epoch. For
    • Golgotha during the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, but only in
    • our fifth epoch will it be possible for human reason to
    • encompass the meaning of this event. In the fourth epoch men
    • epoch will bring an even more important development: men will
    • with this characteristic of the fifth epoch is a fact we must
    • readily inclined to forget it. In this epoch we have to be
    • conquest of the spiritual world. In this fifth epoch man is in
    • be the criterion of whatever he encounters in this epoch. For
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Wrong and Right Use: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • epoch humanity will have to find ways of dealing with great
    • service of practical life. I have told you that in this epoch
    • the great problem of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is utilised
    • post-Atlantean epoch that extra-terrestrial forces from the
    • duality in human nature — the duality which in our epoch
    • sixth post-Atlantean epoch. And this will be done with the aid
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • were epochs in the evolution of humanity when something else
    • the teachings were imparted in a spiritual way. In that epoch
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • ‘I’; but the several epochs are in a certain respect distinct
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • beings in one epoch is linked with the happenings of an earlier
    • epoch. But the essential question is: How are the fruits and
    • happenings of an earlier epoch carried over into later times?
    • reality is that what came to pass in earlier epochs of history
    • is carried over into later epochs by human beings
    • earlier epochs. Their deeds and manner of acting are the
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • epoch-making significance or whether he works in limited
    • himself who carries over to a later epoch and brings to
    • fulfilment in that epoch, the effects of experiences lived
    • forth, which a particular epoch can provide. The individuality
    • consciousness prevailing in a given epoch only that which he
    • a particular epoch has to offer. What else can he do but
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • in an epoch of life when as far as earthly impulses are
    • epoch and karmically connected with one another, appears again
    • epoch. Later on, when for the purpose of an anthroposophical
    • a quite different epoch. The circumstances were something like
    • greater majority of human beings are placed in their epoch by
    • in the same epoch and in the same region. This is a case where
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • Man. But in earlier epochs people were able, speaking with real
    • from one epoch into the next the impulses that work in history,
    • background in a later epoch. A most wonderful academy was
    • development of the several epochs is brought about by men
    • an epoch when the highest human faculty capable of development
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Eight
    Matching lines:
    • what they were in that early epoch but in a certain way what is
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, VII: Lecture Nine
    Matching lines:
    • he was in that earlier epoch — a clairvoyant personality.
    • that was far from his liking. It was in an epoch when slavery
  • Title: Man's Being: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • evolutionary epochs, such as those that preceded and
    • back to earlier epochs of mankind's evolution, we find the
    • called in my Occult Science the primeval Indian epoch.
    • those ancient days of mankind's evolution (the epoch of
    • us compare Hellenism with the primeval Indian epoch. In
    • This thought which in the primeval Indian epoch would have been
    • body. And, in the Greek epoch, earthly man could employ his
    • not grown into his body during this epoch. Man could only
    • more powerful in the future, have we approached an epoch when
    • of which the men of that epoch — few in number —
    • originate, however, from the earliest primeval Indian epoch,
  • Title: Golden Blade, 1962: Lecture 1: Natural Science and Its Boundaries
    Matching lines:
    • Inspiration. In that epoch, humanity was, so to
    • by then are fitted by nature for a different epoch can find in
    • keeping with this epoch in the evolution of humanity. We come
  • Title: Foundations of Anthroposophy: Lecture II: Man in the Light of Anthroposophy
    Matching lines:
    • the various epochs of his life, he makes the first step, the
  • Title: Foundations of Anthroposophy: Lecture III: World Development in the Light of Anthroposophy
    Matching lines:
    • into these primordial epochs that part of man which lies at the
    • can therefore say: (let us now take a later epoch of the earth)
  • Title: Lecture: On the Occasion of Goethe's Birthday
    Matching lines:
    • Goethe can above all things influence our own epoch by the
    • of the time in which we live, — to our present epoch
    • a model for our epoch. Especially the scientific thinker of
  • Title: Lecture: On the Occasion of Goethe's Birthday
    Matching lines:
    • Goethe can above all things influence our own epoch by the
    • of the time in which we live, — to our present epoch
    • a model for our epoch. Especially the scientific thinker of
  • Title: Lecture: Factors of Karma, Deficiencies in Psychoanalysis
    Matching lines:
    • body, it is especially important to observe in the first epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Factors of Karma, Deficiencies in Psychoanalysis
    Matching lines:
    • body, it is especially important to observe in the first epoch
  • Title: Lecture: Matter Incidental to the Question of Destiny
    Matching lines:
    • in a new way; it was not so at all in former epochs.
    • looked for in former epochs. Moreover, it is often just the
    • nerve of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. But as his colleague,
  • Title: Lecture: Matter Incidental to the Question of Destiny
    Matching lines:
    • in a new way; it was not so at all in former epochs.
    • looked for in former epochs. Moreover, it is often just the
    • nerve of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. But as his colleague,
  • Title: Lecture: Hereditary Impulses and Impulses from Previous Earth Lives
    Matching lines:
    • work nearly so much. For in this epoch the impulses of his
    • behave differently. Now in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch men
    • that arose with the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. I showed how
    • post-Atlantean epoch will think rightly about it. For it is
  • Title: Lecture: Hereditary Impulses and Impulses from Previous Earth Lives
    Matching lines:
    • work nearly so much. For in this epoch the impulses of his
    • behave differently. Now in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch men
    • that arose with the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. I showed how
    • post-Atlantean epoch will think rightly about it. For it is
  • Title: Lecture: The Relation of Man to the Hierarchies
    Matching lines:
    • relationships over long epochs of time. The Angels on the
    • individual, but in the epoch as a whole, it gradually leads to
    • these self-centred notions by describing the successive epochs
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, or notably beyond the fourth century B.C.,
    • or the Persian epoch). Everywhere we should find that that
  • Title: Lecture: The Relation of Man to the Hierarchies
    Matching lines:
    • relationships over long epochs of time. The Angels on the
    • individual, but in the epoch as a whole, it gradually leads to
    • these self-centred notions by describing the successive epochs
    • Graeco-Latin epoch, or notably beyond the fourth century B.C.,
    • or the Persian epoch). Everywhere we should find that that
  • Title: Lecture: The Birth of Christ in the Human Soul
    Matching lines:
    • in each epoch must take the Christ into himself in his
    • epoch. The Christ must be born within us according to the sound
    • of His words in our epoch. We must seek to bring the Christ to
    • in our epoch, as this event becomes a light and a power in our
  • Title: Lecture: The Birth of Christ in the Human Soul
    Matching lines:
    • in each epoch must take the Christ into himself in his
    • epoch. The Christ must be born within us according to the sound
    • of His words in our epoch. We must seek to bring the Christ to
    • in our epoch, as this event becomes a light and a power in our
  • Title: Cosmic Christianity: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of human history — in connection, let us say, with a
    • over by the human being himself from earlier into later epochs. The
    • epoch the results of what they thought and experienced in those
    • human beings carry over into later epochs the thoughts, the impulses
    • our own epoch. Think, for example, of one whose influence upon
    • life in some later epoch in the light of what he was in earlier
    • how individuals carry over into a later epoch what they acquired and
    • a later epoch. We discern a certain similarity between them.
    • through the epoch when the Gabriel Rulership of the preceding three
  • Title: Cosmic Christianity: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • existence to birth in a particular epoch, must accept the educational
    • facilities which that epoch affords. And so it may well be that
    • gives a picture of what transpired after the epoch of Charlemagne and
    • particular epoch. Human life, above all in its course through
    • incarnations marked the culmination of a certain epoch. The impulse
    • centuries. This is our own epoch and it behoves Anthroposophists to
    • through the epoch when Aristotelianism was being promulgated by
    • to the epoch when Alexandrianism and Aristotelianism were being
  • Title: Cosmic Christianity: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • lectures here have made it clear that in our own epoch the Impulse of
    • our epoch is to bring about a deeper, more esoteric understanding of
    • Michael-Power, although in that pagan epoch this Being was known by a
    • In those earlier epochs men strove for Intelligence not by
  • Title: Cosmic Christianity: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • Let us look back some eight or ten thousand years to the epoch
    • epoch when land began to arise where formerly there had been sea, and
    • third state of consciousness experienced by men during the epoch
    • Christian epoch, a vision of the super-sensible world still came about
  • Title: Cosmic Christianity: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of history have really been brought over by human beings from
    • earlier epochs. And as we learn to take quite seriously — it is
    • themselves bring over from earlier epochs that which shows itself in
    • in which they lived in a particular epoch. Thus one can stand face to
  • Title: Cosmic Christianity: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • other path, incarnated in the same epoch, as Amos Comenius.
  • Title: Spiritual Development: Lecture I: The Inner Experience of the Activity of Thinking
    Matching lines:
    • in earlier epochs of evolution, but adopts
  • Title: The Mission of the Individual Folk-Souls
    Matching lines:
    • Lecture Five: Manifestation of the Hierarchies in the Elements of Nature. The Mission of the Planetary Epochs of Old Saturn, Old Sun, Old Moon and Earth.
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Elements of Nature. The Mission of the planetary Epochs of Old
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): Synopses
    Matching lines:
    • certain epochs or nations is to develop one of these soul-members.
    • are guiding Spirits of civilization epochs, also called Time Spirits:
    • The civilization-epochs of post-Atlantis: India, Persia,
    • Each of the planetary epochs of the Earth has its
    • and life of Thought to Old Moon. The mission of the Earth epoch is to
    • Culture-epochs named after those peoples whose Archangels became the
    • leading Time Spirits. Time Spirit of the first post-Atlantean epoch
    • was the ancient Indian Archangel. In the second epoch the Persian
    • Zarathustra. In the Egypto-Chaldean epoch the Archangel of the
    • Egyptian people became the ruling Time Spirit. In the third epoch an
    • Time Spirit of fifth epoch chosen from among Archangels of the
    • of Europe. Time Spirit of present epoch subject to impulses of
    • Relation between mythology and successive civilization-epochs. In
    • stages of post-Atlantean civilizations. Relation of culture-epochs to
    • the Intellectual Soul. In the fifth epoch the forces of the ego are
    • the sixth culture-epoch Spirit Self will irradiate the Spiritual
    • given the seed of the sixth culture-epoch, but had to be nurtured by
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 1. Angels, Folk Spirits, Time Spirits: their part in the Evolution of Mankind.
    Matching lines:
    • were developed in past epochs, the organism in which we are at
    • distant past when man required long epochs of time for his evolution
    • his astral body in an earlier Earth cycle, the Old Moon epoch. Just
    • were first created during our present Earth epoch, the astral body
    • during the epoch of the Old Moon, the etheric body in a still earlier
    • completed their stage of human evolution one epoch earlier. Their
    • stages beyond man and who underwent their human stage two epochs
    • submerged, one can distinguish the epochs of the post-Atlantean
    • will pass over into the sixth cultural epoch. We also realize that
    • epoch has its particular Zeitgeist; the Zeitgeist of the Greek
    • epoch is different from that of our own age. Those who understand the
    • for every epoch we can discover the Spirit of the Age, which is
    • support each other. From epoch to epoch they pass on their mission to
    • epoch handed on his mission to his successor, and so on. As we have
    • higher order than the Folk Spirits. In every epoch one of these
    • whole epoch, assigns to the Folk Spirits their specific tasks, so
    • that the whole spirit of the epoch is determined by the special or
    • epoch, another Spirit of Personality, another of the Archai, takes
    • a certain number of epochs have elapsed, a Spirit of the Age has
    • one such Spirit of the Age, and at the end of the epoch he hands over
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 2. Normal and abnormal Archangels and Time Spirits.
    Matching lines:
    • thought. Hence the thought-life of man at different epochs is
    • motivated from within, so that each epoch has its own definite mode
    • specific pattern of ideas. Thus, from epoch to epoch, man is not only
    • of thought of a particular epoch. I have already mentioned that I
    • reflected in a particular epoch of history. In order to make this
    • in the ancient Indians of the first post-Atlantean epoch. It was
    • felt in those later epochs when records of ancient Indian tradition
    • effects upon culture, both in the past and in later epochs. This
    • refers only to the Indian culture of that epoch. Hence it is so
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 3. The inner Life of the Folk Spirits. Formation of the Races.
    Matching lines:
    • we follow the life of peoples from epoch to epoch we note how new
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 4. The Evolution of Races and Civilization.
    Matching lines:
    • man it was also necessary that at certain epochs, certain Beings
    • body that normally belongs to the Old Moon epoch. And again the
    • enough to receive it and has much to redeem from an earlier epoch,
    • the later epochs. In consequence, up to the second life-period man
    • born. In the latter part of the Lemurian epoch and in the early
    • Atlantean epoch, for example, man was directly dependent upon his
    • epoch, for only then did man incarnate on Earth. Before that time he
    • Atlantean epoch up to our post-Atlantean epoch. We shall learn later
    • the origin of racial characteristics in the old Lemurian epoch; we
    • we must realize that when our fifth post-Atlantean epoch is
    • evolution of races begins therefore only in the Lemurian epoch
    • history. If we were to go back to the old Lemurian epoch we would
    • we consider the successive civilizations of the post-Atlantean epoch,
    • civilization and which in a still later epoch will have lost their
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 5. Manifestation of the Hierarchies in the Elements of Nature.
    Matching lines:
    • The Mission of the Planetary Epochs of Old Saturn,
    • The Mission of the Planetary Epochs of Old Saturn,
    • folk characteristics which belong to a more distant epoch, in order
    • the planetary epochs of Old Saturn, Old Sun, and Old Moon before it
    • planetary epochs of the Earth the Hierarchical Beings had their
    • Old Sun and Old Moon epochs. This is not easy because we must first
    • of the mission of the Old Sun epoch if you study the etheric body and
    • incarnations or planetary epochs of our Earth could be fulfilled and
    • were obliged to work together in each of these planetary epochs in a
    • passed through the Old Sun epoch in order, on the one hand, to lay
    • was predominant for a time in earlier planetary epochs in various
    • forces, which in earlier epochs were each in turn, the dominating
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 6. The Five Root Races of Mankind.
    Matching lines:
    • particular epoch. I have touched upon this in my
    • epoch of evolution. It is valid for the epoch when, at a definite
    • Atlantean epoch when the separation of the races had hardly begun,
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 7. Advance of Folk Spirits to the Rank of Time Spirits.
    Matching lines:
    • migration towards the end of the Atlantean epoch, when a small band
    • first set out during the post-Atlantean epoch, then we must clearly
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Meanwhile the other peoples of Asia who were
    • the Old Persian epoch the Archangel became the Spirit of Personality,
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, the Archangel of the Egyptian people and
    • During this epoch the Archangel of the Egyptian people rose to the
    • Egyptian Archangel But this was also the epoch in which another
    • post-Atlantean epoch and which was distinguished from the missions of
    • peoples of the post-Atlantean epoch.
    • peoples of the post-Atlantean epoch started from a plurality of
    • was in the post-Atlantean epoch that, starting from the farthest East
    • post-Atlantean epoch that the Archangel of ancient Greece rose above
    • Time Spirit of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, the Graeco-Latin
    • epoch. Thus the Archangel of Greece advanced to the rank of an
    • post-Atlantean epoch.
    • present epoch the possibility of rising into the Hierarchy of the
    • through the successive epochs. He became the representative guiding
    • metamorphosed ever and again under the influence of different epochs.
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, long after one of the Archangels of the
    • to the rank of the Time Spirit of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. But
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 8. The Five Post-Atlantean Civilizations.
    Matching lines:
    • civilization in the post-Atlantean epoch. These five ages of
    • in the post-Atlantean epoch? In the old Atlantean times human beings
    • earlier epochs and created pictures of the earlier events out of
    • Earth. He only incarnated in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. That is
    • Movement, a dominion which the Indians of a later epoch perceived
    • Atlantean epoch is described as a continuation of earlier epochs and
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 9. Loki - Hodur and Baldur - Twilight of the Gods.
    Matching lines:
    • epoch and even of the later stages of Atlantean evolution was to
    • post-Atlantean epoch, developed the ‘I’ subjectively as
    • his ‘I’. Ever since the Lemurian epoch Luciferic forces
    • the second post-Atlantean epoch man developed his perception of the
    • of the Sun — in the epoch of the old clairvoyance of course,
    • one who has received all that stems from earlier epochs as the origin
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 10. The Mission of Individual Peoples and Cultures in the Past, Present and Future.
    Matching lines:
    • the Atlantean epoch and the later post-Atlantean epoch the Indian
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Whilst, on the one hand, the ancient Indian was
    • post-Atlantean epoch, a culture which owes its origin and development
    • the post-Atlantean epoch, will clash at some future time — the
    • existed in the old Atlantean epoch. One literally receives an occult,
    • and had been developed in the post-Atlantean epoch. Something like an
    • Atlantean epoch arose within them. Their picture of the world, their
    • old Atlantean epoch. The stream that flowed southward via Spitzbergen
    • epoch, the sentient body in the Persian, the Sentient Soul in the
    • present epoch which is not yet concluded. The next epoch will see the
    • post-Atlantean epoch for the very good reason that future
    • Folk Soul who is preparing himself for future epochs. This accounts
    • into man in anticipation of the epoch when the Spiritual Soul shall
    • that in the sixth epoch of civilization man will feel himself to be a
    • epoch. There is perhaps no greater contrast than that eminently
    • sixth culture-epoch had from the very beginning to be not only
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 11. Nerthus, Freyja and Gerda.
    Matching lines:
    • before the old Lemurian epoch, for very special reasons rose to other
    • souls in the late Lemurian epoch and throughout the Atlantean epoch,
    • During the Atlantean epoch the air of Atlantis was permeated with
    • planetary heights and who, during the Atlantean epoch, had come back
    • can again be understood. Now if a people experiences the new epoch
    • again in an epoch when other forces meanwhile have been at work upon
    • post-Atlantean epoch; another part has yet to be accomplished. Those
    • epoch may play its part in the second half, namely, that spiritual
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • the beginning of our fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch that
    • culture-epoch, there arose in all sorts of ways in western
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • the epochs of its own civilisation, is guided by Beings whom we must
    • find in evolution that one thing, one epoch, is never exactly like
    • postAtlantean culture-epoch, in the Persian epoch, in the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch, and so on.’ To do so would be to think
    • only two post-Atlantean epochs in which the Angels have the direct
    • Egypto-Chaldean, and our own, the fifth epoch. In the Egypto-Chaldean
    • epoch it was Angels who were the actual leaders of the epoch. How did
    • Egypto-Chaldean culture-epoch were unable to appear directly in human
    • epoch did not tread the Earth in human form. There were however men
    • it with spirit, inspire it.’ Thus in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch was guided, and this guidance endeavoured above
    • epoch, and through their instrumentality became kings and priests,
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch to all the culture-epochs. Things were
    • different in the Persian epoch. There it was not the Angels who
    • right back to the first post-Atlantean epoch, to the civilisation of
    • post-Atlantean epoch through the succeeding epochs, inasmuch as ever
    • mankind. First in the Indian epoch the highest rank, the Archai or
    • Spirits of Personality, then in the Persian epoch the next lower
    • hierarchy, the Archangels, and in the Egyptian epoch the Beings who
    • seems to be self-sufficient. There has been no epoch of civilisation
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • that in contradistinction to conditions prevailing in previous epochs
    • — in the Persian and the EgyptoChaldean epochs — during
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch, but during that epoch to hold the
    • the post-Atlantean epochs, we know that the development of earthly
    • super-sensible figure of the post-Atlantean epoch — is in his
    • Dionysos, in the post-Atlantean epoch, somewhere in Greek
    • spiritual sheath, which subsists from epoch to epoch, which is not
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epochs there have been at work in human nature not
    • beginning of Earth evolution, before the Lemurian epoch. In it we
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • the Lemurian, the Atlantean and the post-Atlantean epochs to complete
    • particularly during the Lemurian epoch but continuing also
    • external science. During the course of the Atlantean epoch quite
    • culture-epoch — for instance, that of ancient Egypt —
    • the last third of the Atlantean epoch, it has acquired one very
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 10
    Matching lines:
    • widely different epochs men have formed conceptions of what really lies
    • way, this dry, prosaic appeal to reason, is only a phase, an epoch,
  • Title: Lecture: The Mission of Raphael in the Light of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • again in repeated earthly lives through the epochs, bearing from one
    • the various epochs in such a way that the human soul, appearing again
    • the evolution of humanity? They gaze falls upon a significant epoch,
    • — and epoch to which Raphael stands in your relationship when
    • we allow him to work upon us, — I referred to the Greek epoch
    • of middle epoch when restudy human evolution during the last few thousands
    • like Augustine, for instance, who in the Post-Christian epoch is really
    • of that epoch are typical. A nobleman of the town enters it as a warrior
    • through other epochs of human evolution, not many such epochs which
    • of the Greek Tragedians, penetrates Roman life in the epoch. Once again
    • of them being that a later epoch must always have it support
    • a realm beyond as it were, for an epoch when it could once again fertilized
    • and activities of those Spirits who developed onwards during the epoch of
    • and the post-Grecian epochs, the one of external, the other of inner
    • with other epochs. Surely this makes us feel that works like those of
    • to humanity will bear witness to this epoch, — an epoch differently
    • life becomes our guide as we passed through the epochs of earthly existence.
  • Title: Lecture: The Mission of Raphael in the Light of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • again in repeated earthly lives through the epochs, bearing from one
    • the various epochs in such a way that the human soul, appearing again
    • the evolution of humanity? They gaze falls upon a significant epoch,
    • — and epoch to which Raphael stands in your relationship when
    • we allow him to work upon us, — I referred to the Greek epoch
    • of middle epoch when restudy human evolution during the last few thousands
    • like Augustine, for instance, who in the Post-Christian epoch is really
    • of that epoch are typical. A nobleman of the town enters it as a warrior
    • through other epochs of human evolution, not many such epochs which
    • of the Greek Tragedians, penetrates Roman life in the epoch. Once again
    • of them being that a later epoch must always have it support
    • a realm beyond as it were, for an epoch when it could once again fertilized
    • and activities of those Spirits who developed onwards during the epoch of
    • and the post-Grecian epochs, the one of external, the other of inner
    • with other epochs. Surely this makes us feel that works like those of
    • to humanity will bear witness to this epoch, — an epoch differently
    • life becomes our guide as we passed through the epochs of earthly existence.
  • Title: Lecture: The National Epics With Especial Attention to the Kalevala
    Matching lines:
    • his epoch of civilisation when intellect and reason are to be specially
  • Title: Lecture: The National Epics With Especial Attention to the Kalevala
    Matching lines:
    • his epoch of civilisation when intellect and reason are to be specially
  • Title: Four Seasons/Archangels: Lecture I: The Michael Imagination
    Matching lines:
    • tragedy — of our epoch is being played out.
    • words: “Here on earth, in this epoch of materialism, you have
  • Title: Four Seasons/Archangels: Lecture III: The Easter Imagination
    Matching lines:
    • influence bears particularly on our own epoch and it will go on
  • Title: Easter Festival: Lecture II:
    Matching lines:
    • been experienced directly in earlier epochs was kept alive as
  • Title: Easter Festival: Lecture IV:
    Matching lines:
    • and thereby carry experiences of earlier epochs into later
    • two spiritual epochs.
  • Title: Festival of Easter: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • later epochs what they had experienced in earlier ones. Men are
    • human evolution between the two spiritual epochs, will again be
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Erster Vortrag, Berlin, 21. Oktober 1913
    Matching lines:
    • Kulturepoche entwickelt hat. Wir haben auf das Hohe,
    • dieser Epoche waren, wie sie viel
    • Zugänglichkeit dann von Epoche zu Epoche abgenommen hat.
    • urindischen Epoche hatte der Mensch hereingenommen
    • Kulturepoche in jenen alten Zeiten im wahren Sinne mitmachten.
    • ägyptisch-chaldäischen Epoche
    • kam die vierte, die griechisch-lateinische Kulturepoche: in diese fiel hinein das Mysterium von
    • Golgatha. Es ist die Kulturepoche,
    • In unserer Zeitepoche, im fünften
    • der ägyptisch-chaldäischen Epoche wäre in
    • Diese neuere Epoche seit jener Zeit ist
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Dritter Vortrag, Berlin, 18. November 1913
    Matching lines:
    • drei aufeinanderfolgenden Epochen seines Jugendlebens
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Erster Vortrag, München, 8. Dezember 1913
    Matching lines:
    • einer zweiten Epoche in der Jugend des
    • die Menschheit durchgemacht hat eine uralte Epoche,
    • nachatlantische Kulturepoche, wo die
    • göttlichen Wahrheiten hernieder in das menschliche Gemüt. Aber mit dieser ersten Epoche
    • Kulturepoche bezeichnen, die Jesus
    • Vorübergehen dieser Epoche war
    • eine Epoche folgte, welche sich
    • Epoche, jene Weistümer zu erlangen,
    • dritte Epoche, in die Jesus von
    • diese dritte Epoche jene bedeutenden
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Erster Vortrag, Köln, 17. Dezember 1913
    Matching lines:
    • Geistepoche. Er konnte jetzt unmittelbar wahrnehmen, was in die Geheimnisse der
    • ersten nachatlantischen Epoche hellsichtig. Höher stiegen
    • tätig sind. Dann kam die dritte Epoche, in der tätig
    • dann lebten wir in einer Epoche, in der die Kräfte ausgegossen waren über das ganze
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Zweiter Vortrag, Köln, 18. Dezember 1913
    Matching lines:
    • die einzelnen Epochen der
    • Erdenentwickelung, auf die urindische Epoche, auf die
    • urpersische Epoche und so weiter,
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Vierter Vortrag, Berlin, 6. Januar 1914
    Matching lines:
    • Zeitepoche lebende Seele sollte er angeregt
  • Title: Das Fünfte Evangelium: Sechster Vortrag, Berlin, 10. Februar 1914
    Matching lines:
    • daß in der vierten nachatlantischen Kulturepoche, der
  • Title: Fifth Gospel (1950): Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • — in this particular epoch of world-history — more
  • Title: Tension Between East and West: Lecture 1: Natural Science
    Matching lines:
    • of history back into age-old epochs of humanity. There, it
    • who form their picture of the earlier epochs of mankind only
    • epochs, and nowadays can even be harmful to man if, under
    • come down to later epochs in a thoroughly decadent and
    • will thus be forced, when considering later epochs, to present
    • epochs human nature has experienced the most varied
    • ancient epochs and in later ones. What could, in earlier times,
    • earlier epoch of civilization in the Orient. At that time, it
    • feel themselves linked, as the men of earlier epochs did, to
    • epochs.
    • eventually the epoch will come when people will say: earlier
  • Title: Tension Between East and West: Lecture 3: East and West in History
    Matching lines:
    • a complete picture of the particular features of a given epoch.
    • present epoch. Yet what we gain in thinking techniques
    • something very different from that of earlier epochs.
    • historical epoch remains present at a certain spot on the
  • Title: Tension Between East and West: Lecture 4: Spiritual Geography
    Matching lines:
    • the epoch is fulfilled. The epoch has developed from
  • Title: Tension Between East and West: Lecture 6: Individual and Society
    Matching lines:
    • respect, the men of earlier epochs were actually much closer to
    • historical epoch which, as the preceding lectures have already
    • epochs.
    • epochs and indeed, fundamentally, still arise today —
    • to the characteristics of the present epoch. And for these he
    • inspire in men. What we discover is that, in earlier epochs,
    • re-approaches, with his consciousness, what in earlier epochs
    • instinctively in earlier epochs, fertilizing the imagination
    • Older epochs developed in social life forces by which the old
    • earlier epochs out of extraordinarily deep-rooted human
  • Title: Tension Between East and West: Lecture 7: The Individual Spirit and the Social Structure
    Matching lines:
    • love. This is true of a later epoch of the Oriental
    • priest-theocracies, but it is precisely a later epoch,
  • Title: Tension Between East and West: Lecture 8: The Problem (Asia-Europe)
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of human development; it was in fact what made the
  • Title: Effects of Occult Development: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • ancient epochs of development on the earth, before the middle
    • of the Atlantean epoch, the rest of the human organism was
    • little — since the middle of the Atlantean epoch; on the
    • Lemurian epochs the more essentially different man looked, even
    • to his own observation. In the ancient Lemurian epoch, man
    • portion of the Lemurian epoch is apparent to him again, in a
    • epoch after he had made the great leap forward.
    • into what man was like in the Lemurian epoch, for example,
    • to ape-like beings; for in the Lemurian epoch there were no
    • clairvoyant vision about the middle of the Atlantean epoch of
    • were, when he misled them in the Lemurian epoch, they were not
    • original misleading in the Lemurian epoch, there would have
    • Lucifer first came to man during the Lemurian epoch, then
  • Title: St. Augustine, St. Simon and Auguste Comte
    Matching lines:
    • recent epoch clearly inclines on the one side to a dualistic
    • life of the twilight of the 4th Post Atlantean epoch with
    • our own, the Post Atlantean epoch. A very, very characteristic
    • the 4th Post Atlantean epoch which case to an end in the 15th
    • Again in a striking way, in the 5th Post-Atlantean epoch,
    • thus in the dawn of the 5th Post Atlantean epoch. His
    • presented to them, not as the truths for one definite epoch of
    • Atlantean epoch, and even through the age of St. Augustine,
    • the 3rd or in the 2nd Post Atlantean epochs — in the 4th
    • sleep. So that we may says: In the 4th Post Atlantean epoch it
    • 5th epoch), that their sleep transpired completely
    • Atlantean epoch knew that, from sleeping until waking up, there
    • condition from which subjective nature in an older epoch, and
    • yet ripe to receive then. In that pre-Christian epoch
    • sense of the 5th Post Atlantean epoch, with its so absolutely
  • Title: St. Augustine, St. Simon and Auguste Comte
    Matching lines:
    • recent epoch clearly inclines on the one side to a dualistic
    • life of the twilight of the 4th Post Atlantean epoch with
    • our own, the Post Atlantean epoch. A very, very characteristic
    • the 4th Post Atlantean epoch which case to an end in the 15th
    • Again in a striking way, in the 5th Post-Atlantean epoch,
    • thus in the dawn of the 5th Post Atlantean epoch. His
    • presented to them, not as the truths for one definite epoch of
    • Atlantean epoch, and even through the age of St. Augustine,
    • the 3rd or in the 2nd Post Atlantean epochs — in the 4th
    • sleep. So that we may says: In the 4th Post Atlantean epoch it
    • 5th epoch), that their sleep transpired completely
    • Atlantean epoch knew that, from sleeping until waking up, there
    • condition from which subjective nature in an older epoch, and
    • yet ripe to receive then. In that pre-Christian epoch
    • sense of the 5th Post Atlantean epoch, with its so absolutely
  • Title: Goethe's Secret Revelation: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • successive epochs.
    • put this figure into its own epoch. These few words alone will
  • Title: Goethe's Secret Revelation: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • the ideas, which stretch from epoch to epoch — nothing else
  • Title: World History: Lecture I: Evolution of the Soul and of Memory
    Matching lines:
    • Then, if we contemplate a human being of that ancient epoch, we
    • the epoch of localised memory, when everything of the
    • experience of this nature is in reality a relic of the epoch of
    • second epoch, that followed the epoch of localised memory, what
    • epoch of the transition from rhythmic memory to temporal memory
  • Title: World History: Lecture II: Mysteries of 'Asia'
    Matching lines:
    • various epochs. In the first part of my lecture I attempted to
    • Lemuria, or of the Moon epoch. Nevertheless they were still
    • period in a natural way had in former epochs to be won through
    • does it mean for men of our present epoch of evolution? It
    • a certain time in the epoch of Asiatic evolution, approximately
  • Title: World History: Lecture III: Asiatic Mysteries of Ephesus, Gilgamesh and Eabani
    Matching lines:
    • described, five great successive epochs of civilisation,
    • to recall these ancient epochs. In my
    • to the third epoch of Post-Atlantean civilisation, — the
    • know how during the Atlantean epoch souls descended, some
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch and then lived together at the time of
    • epoch gone through what I may call a widely-extended cosmic
  • Title: World History: Lecture IV: Atlantean Wisdom in the Mysteries of Hibernia, Gilgamish and Eabani at Ephesus, Logos Mysteries of Artemis at Ephesus
    Matching lines:
    • themselves in the human being. For not until our own epoch does
    • the rest of the world. In all previous epochs man felt —
    • and, be it noted, in all subsequent epochs man will again feel
    • was present in earlier epochs and will again be present in a
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch in accordance with what was possible to
    • the Irish Mysteries in the Post-Atlantean epoch. Before he was
    • epoch of evolution, then the Ether withdrew from the Earth. And
  • Title: World History: Lecture V: Mysteries of the East, West, and of Ephesus
    Matching lines:
    • Sun epoch. In that time I bore still within me the plants. Then
    • epoch and the rise of the Macedonian. The Greece of olden time,
  • Title: World History: Lecture VIII: The Burning of the Ephesian Temple and the Goetheanum
    Matching lines:
    • and men, must in this epoch of human freedom be played out
    • beginning of the epoch that saw the gradual and complete
    • Thus are the words that speak from epoch to epoch in human
  • Title: World History: Back Cover
    Matching lines:
    • epochs. For it cannot be denied that the present only becomes
  • Title: Goethe, Comte and Bentham
    Matching lines:
    • becomes clear to us that in the 5th Post Atlantean epoch man
    • soul has altered in the various epochs of time, alterations brought
    • epoch of time. We are, us it were, compelled to identify ourselves
    • regard our physical and etheric bodies. But in this epoch we have
    • by reason of the forces working through our present epoch of time,
    • to-day constitutes our ideals will become Nature in the next epoch.
    • ancient epochs felt his human world to be to the Divine Ordering of
    • came the time of the first epoch after the Mystery of
    • the first epoch after the Mystery of Golgotha, that was not
    • Essentially the epoch of real metaphysic
    • specially united with the epoch of Industrialism, for they
    • consciously in the epoch of Industrialism, they stand on the
  • Title: Goethe, Comte and Bentham
    Matching lines:
    • becomes clear to us that in the 5th Post Atlantean epoch man
    • soul has altered in the various epochs of time, alterations brought
    • epoch of time. We are, us it were, compelled to identify ourselves
    • regard our physical and etheric bodies. But in this epoch we have
    • by reason of the forces working through our present epoch of time,
    • to-day constitutes our ideals will become Nature in the next epoch.
    • ancient epochs felt his human world to be to the Divine Ordering of
    • came the time of the first epoch after the Mystery of
    • the first epoch after the Mystery of Golgotha, that was not
    • Essentially the epoch of real metaphysic
    • specially united with the epoch of Industrialism, for they
    • consciously in the epoch of Industrialism, they stand on the
  • Title: Tree of Knowledge and the Christmas Tree
    Matching lines:
    • or Egyptian epoch, the third post-Atlantean age. The people
    • of the present day have but little notion what this epoch of
  • Title: Tree of Knowledge and the Christmas Tree
    Matching lines:
    • or Egyptian epoch, the third post-Atlantean age. The people
    • of the present day have but little notion what this epoch of
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epoch, the karma of human vocation.
    • post-Atlantean epoch, and much to which I have recently
    • epoch. In relation to the spiritual interests of humanity, the
    • in the best of all epochs, and we might exclaim in the words of
    • dawn of the post-Atlantean epoch. Goethe perceived this time
    • the impulse of souls of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. The
    • it had risen in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. Goethe united
    • the aspirations of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch in an
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • has been preserved from the fourth post-Atlantean epoch in the
    • epochs really knew what a certain part of their being is going
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • with people in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. They will show
    • course of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch is that the human
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • relationships of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch do exist
    • of what gives continuing life to our fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • is a significant poet of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch through
    • truly a poet of our epoch. He is also a Swabian, the son of a
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • itself in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch will raise profound
    • epoch will make people realize how life reveals riddles in a
    • new way that is different from that of earlier epochs.
    • by the life-mechanisms of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, see
    • epoch. I brought in this Berger as an official colleague, so to
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, a knowledge of the corresponding laws must gradually
    • currents that have arisen with the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • this fifth post-Atlantean epoch in which men in their social
    • do have a place in our fifth post-Atlantean epoch. We know that
    • post-Atlantean epoch. You have already been able to discover to
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • forces for the entire temporal epoch; they are what lives as
    • spirit in a temporal epoch. We live today in a different
  • Title: Karma of Vocation: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • hoary antiquity, we have a certain epoch in which ancestral
    • of our epoch. But we can begin to drive out those demons of
  • Title: Welche Bedeutung: Neunter Vortrag
    Matching lines:
    • Entwicklungsepochen der Erde, vor der Mitte der atlantischen
  • Title: Reincarnation and Immortality: Lecture II: The Historical Evolution of Humanity
    Matching lines:
    • clearly differentiated epochs according to the inner character
    • ordinary documents for its study of earlier epochs. As I have
    • epochs of human evolution than the one I have just mentioned,
    • epoch of earth evolution, about which we may say the
    • Then came the next epoch of historical evolution, when the
    • Then there was a further epoch when this participation lasted
    • naturally takes part in the various epochs I have described. He
    • himself as soul from one epoch to the next, taking with him
    • the present epoch, when the consciousness soul is evolved, the
    • from the previous epoch in which he once lived, and in which
    • epoch work together and return again and again. This idea arose
    • begins. — He had a feeling for the successive epochs,
    • in that he pointed out that the forces of one epoch are taken
    • over into the following epochs by the human souls constantly
  • Title: Reincarnation and Immortality: Lecture V: Mystery of the Human Being
    Matching lines:
    • outer conditions of life change from epoch to epoch, how new
    • the mystery of man, changes its own finer qualities from epoch
    • to epoch in order to make it possible for man to find such a
  • Title: Eurhythmy
    Matching lines:
    • epochs which were truly artistic. It is interesting in this
    • in all the classes. It is true to say that in epochs more
  • Title: Eurhythmy (Introduction to a performance)
    Matching lines:
    • epochs which were truly artistic. It is interesting in this
    • in all the classes. It is true to say that in epochs more
  • Title: The Real Being of Man
    Matching lines:
    • do the epochs of time which lie between his death and
    • Cosmic epoch. The Luciferic beings are backward, retarded
    • approaching that epoch of time when such things are lying
  • Title: Necessity for Spiritual Knowledge: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. These beings of the higher
    • true way. For today we have come to an epoch in human
  • Title: Necessity for Spiritual Knowledge: Lecture 1 (alternate translation)
    Matching lines:
    • The fact of the matter is that we have entered upon an epoch
    • case in the ancient Persian epoch, the ancient
    • epoch, for that it will not do. For the rest of the
    • Egyptian-Chaldean epoch much more of the animal nature in him
    • Up to the time of our epoch, these three higher kingdoms had
    • were in the past vitally interested in man, but in our epoch
    • possible until our epoch, because man had not yet reached the
    • epoch. The only thing to d do is to proclaim spiritual
  • Title: Necessity for Spiritual Knowledge: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • with the mission of our epoch, attain with earlier stages of
    • epoch, has developed an Earth consciousness, so from now
    • vital, more living in our epoch as we gradually acquire this
    • different epochs of which I have already spoken. And then
    • Marxian-Socialistic world conception to arise in our epoch,
    • consciousness, may come to pass in our epoch — in order
    • essential is that what is right for a particular epoch should
    • what the following epoch demands, That is the essential
    • epoch, and to realise thereby what it demands. That may be
  • Title: The Physical-Superphysical: Its Realisation Through Art
    Matching lines:
    • fuller consciousness than has been the case in former epochs.
  • Title: The Sources of Artistic Imagination and the Sources of Supersensible Knowledge
    Matching lines:
    • In epochs, to
    • epoch and would lead men along a wrong path. The methods that
    • is not right for us, in our epoch, to sink down in this
    • life. If we can realise what our epoch really needs, we
  • Title: Lecture: Human Knowledge and Its Significance for Man and the Cosmos
    Matching lines:
    • present epoch of civilisation, when knowledge is so universally applied
    • epoch of civilisation it became possible to acquire more knowledge of
  • Title: Anthroposophical Ethics ... St. Francis, Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • or Egyptian epoch, the third post-Atlantean age. The people
    • of the present day have but little notion what this epoch of
  • Title: Teachings of Christ the Resurrected
    Matching lines:
    • primeval epochs of the earth evolution of humanity during which
    • for the Gods of previous epochs had not had this experience in
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture II: The Nature of the Human Being
    Matching lines:
    • Fichte were epoch-making. Today, however, they can be important only
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture IV: Theosophy and Darwin
    Matching lines:
    • views of a certain epoch developed out of the former points of view,
    • development that way. We have to observe an epoch of the cultural development
    • it applied them to the outer things, and the first epoch is in this
    • of the concept of mechanism is the characteristic of the epoch of which
    • only few centuries have elapsed. The 17th century belongs to this epoch.
    • mechanical activity at first. This was the epoch of the mechanical understanding
    • of the world and the epoch of the non-cognition of any higher reality
    • of the world at the same time. This epoch extends till our time. We
    • grasped in preceding epochs; modern humanity has to learn to apply them.
    • who belongs to this epoch who writes: “I take the view that all
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture V: Theosophy and Tolstoy
    Matching lines:
    • course of human history, we see life changing in these epochs into the
    • in the ancient Persian epoch, then in the Chaldean-Babylonian-Assyrian
    • epoch, then in the Graeco-Latin culture and, finally, in the Christian
    • where he met it. Hence, he has become the prophet of a new epoch which
    • must overcome ours, an epoch which again feels and recognises life in
    • at the starting point of that epoch in which something has to pour out
    • spiritual causes of the different epochs of evolution.
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture VIII: Friedrich Nietzsche in the Light of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • the first epoch of Friedrich Nietzsche's spiritual life developed.
    • new culture-epoch which we have to regard as that of form and figure.
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture XV: The Evolution of the Earth
    Matching lines:
    • the flame to look back to this epoch in which he was a luminous being
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture XX: The Divinity Faculty and Theosophy
    Matching lines:
    • authority in this or that epoch. As an ideal the human being had it
  • Title: Origin and Destination of Humanity: Lecture XXII: The Medical Faculty and Theosophy
    Matching lines:
    • owe Liebig's (Justus von L., 1803–1873, German chemist) epoch-making
  • Title: Supersensible Knowledge: Lecture I: The Significance of Supersensible Knowledge Today
    Matching lines:
    • The various epochs of world evolution provide human beings
    • spiritual science when through all the epochs of evolution,
    • cultures; they have been suitable for their particular epoch.
    • through the consecutive historical epochs, it will be found
  • Title: Supersensible Knowledge: Lecture II: Blood is a Very Special Fluid
    Matching lines:
    • earlier cultural epochs, and still in the Hebrew religion,
  • Title: Supersensible Knowledge: Lecture VII: Education and Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • earlier epochs. Even the embryo repeats all primordial stages
    • repeats earlier human evolutionary epochs.
    • childhood onwards as follows: The first epoch, lasting up to
    • Islander. The second epoch, up to the sixth year, reflects
    • American savage. The third epoch, up to the ninth year,
    • The fourth epoch,
    • Empire. The fifth epoch, up to the fifteenth year, when the
    • to the Middle Ages. The sixth epoch, up to the eighteenth
    • year, corresponds to the Renaissance. The seventh epoch, up
    • in the eighth epoch, lasting up to the twenty-fourth year, a
    • Lemurian and Atlantean epochs are repeated in a child's
    • teeth and puberty that epoch of evolution is repeated in
    • earlier cultural epochs.
    • portrayed; former epochs must come to life. The school must
  • Title: Supersensible Knowledge: Lecture XII: Richard Wagner and Mysticism
    Matching lines:
    • Elsa von Brabant.Throughout Europe a new epoch was dawning;
  • Title: Supersensible Knowledge: Lecture XIII: The Bible and Wisdom
    Matching lines:
    • Such initiates were mentioned in every epoch. Let us make it
    • stretched over long epochs. Before that time, the human
  • Title: Contrasting World-conceptions of East and West
    Matching lines:
    • Nowadays we frequently look back into earlier epochs of human
    • differently the men of earlier epochs regarded education in the
    • This was prepared for in the Greek epoch. The Grecian life was
    • epochs was not so severed from the life of feeling and from the
    • without speaking metaphorically, that in the most remote epochs
    • Oriental epoch there was still cooperation between the
  • Title: The Mystery of Golgotha
    Matching lines:
    • an epoch of many thousands of years, we would find a moment
    • This was the initiation during the ancient Jewish epoch. During
  • Title: Year's Course as a Symbol for the Great Cosmic Year
    Matching lines:
    • during the epoch of human development when the astral body
  • Title: Spiritual Relations in the Configuration of the Human Organism: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • where our present age, the real epoch of development of the consciousness
  • Title: Spiritual Relations in the Configuration of the Human Organism: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • During the epochs in which a spiritual world was still spoken of truthfully
  • Title: Necessity and Freedom: Lecture IV: The Roman World and the Teutonic Tribes
    Matching lines:
    • particular epoch of humanity in which the further evolution of
  • Title: Necessity and Freedom: Lecture V: The "I" is Found on the Physical Plane in Acts of Will
    Matching lines:
    • epochs.
    • into the fifth post-Atlantean epoch that began in the
    • post-Atlantean epoch from approximately the founding of Rome
    • till the fifteenth century, and the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • the sixth post-Atlantean epoch he will no longer be able to
    • the sixth epoch is being prepared in the fifth. After all, you
    • post-Atlantean epoch, i.e., in an age in which —
    • are in the first third of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, which
    • second third of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch — if
    • science in the second third of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch people only dream of nature. Human
    • post-Atlantean epoch the I will be eliminated
    • will hardly speak of an I. During the fifth epoch human
    • language of the fourth epoch, the word ego was only used
    • language too, approached the fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • Just as in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch human beings
    • have a mental picture of it in earlier epochs? Everything is
  • Title: Social Question as a Problem: Lecture II: The Inner Experience of Language
    Matching lines:
    • feeling and willing: this is the task of the epoch of the
    • before the end of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is the
    • epoch will have to cultivate Intuition. Only under the
    • can quite, well speak of the early Indian epoch, the early
    • appear in the seventh epoch is already at work in the fifth,
    • epoch, and so have nothing definite to go upon or passing
    • the epoch of the fifth post-Atlantean period up to the
    • human life. Before the end of the three epochs of which we
    • in the womb of the evolutionary epochs of mankind. One could
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture V: The Intervention of the Christ Impulse in the Historical Events
    Matching lines:
    • European civilisation is in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. It
    • fourth post-Atlantean culture-epoch a kind of recapitulation
    • happened. The fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch in which we
    • in the fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch.
    • the fourth culture-epoch, the impulse of the Mystery of
    • effect in the fourth culture-epoch, it does not merely continue
    • working in the fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch. This fifth
    • culture-epoch is incumbent to go to meet the Mystery of
    • a significant, great task of the fifth culture-epoch.
    • expected from the fifth culture-epoch. Let us put before our
    • The fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch has a vocation to make
    • culture-epoch really gets every knowledge force out of the
    • culture-epoch towards the sixth and seventh culture-epochs. It
    • fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch. The sixth and the seventh
    • epochs follow it. However, you understand only what is to be
    • must be gained in the fifth culture-epoch for humankind.
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture VI: Moral Impulses and Their Results
    Matching lines:
    • up, and in the coming earth epochs the spirits of higher
    • epochs. Imagine that an epoch of the earth evolution is quite
    • to the spiritual worlds. Then an epoch would follow in the
    • become then germs of destruction for the next earth epochs,
    • epoch. Then a later epoch poor in thoughts would be thereby
    • fifth culture-epoch and those who are its bearers have a
    • souls. The fifth culture-epoch will not come to an end, before
    • restrains the progress of coming epochs as far as he is
    • fifth epoch has the task to make consciously sure that
    • our fifth culture-epoch within that nation to which this task
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture IX: The Relation of the Human Being to the Realms of Nature and the Hierarchies
    Matching lines:
    • words, just as we talk differently than in the Greek epoch;
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture X: Central Europe between East and West
    Matching lines:
    • invigorate our souls that in another epoch the western world
    • a way as it happened in the first epoch of the western
    • arrive triumphally at the culture of the next epoch. We may
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture XI: Christ's Relationship to Lucifer and Ahriman
    Matching lines:
    • This time was the most convenient in those epochs in which the
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture XII: Spiritual Science as an Attitude
    Matching lines:
    • know that every epoch of the earth development of humankind has
  • Title: Mystery of Death: Lecture XIII: Common Ground above Us; Christ in Us
    Matching lines:
    • Indian culture-epoch. This culture-epoch was continued by that
    • culture-epoch. Then the Egypt-Chaldean-Babylonian
    • culture-epoch, the Greek-Latin epoch followed, then our fifth
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch. Any such culture-epoch has to
    • world. But at the same time every such culture-epoch must
    • there in the next culture-epoch.
    • first post-Atlantean culture-epoch, the Ancient Indian one, had
    • Persian epoch the Egypt-Chaldean one and so on. Our fifth
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch must prepare the sixth
    • culture-epoch of the next age. I emphasised repeatedly that it
    • sixth culture-epoch should have as its contents for its
    • post-Atlantean culture-epochs that way. The sites where that
    • culture-epoch were the mystery sites. These were unions of
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch, the Ancient Indian culture-epoch,
    • Greek-Latin epoch the intellectual or mind-soul. Our
    • culture-epoch cultivates and develops the consciousness-soul up
    • sixth culture-epoch. This sixth culture-epoch will have various
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch in our hearts that we have to
    • prepare them for this sixth culture-epoch.
    • be there in the sixth culture-epoch with those human beings who
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Goetheanism as an Impulse for Man's Transformation - Lecture I: The Difference Between Man and Animal
    Matching lines:
    • mankind has been in the epoch of the consciousness soul. And this
    • to do in this epoch of the development of the consciousness soul. But
    • it is just in this epoch that much that would rise in man's subconscious
    • epoch of the consciousness-soul. Up to a certain degree, however, by the
    • in this particular epoch.
    • about 1413, for the 2160 years that the epoch of the consciousness soul
    • him of sinking back to the animal. When man in primitive culture epochs
  • Title: Goetheanism as an Impulse for Man's Transformation - Lecture III: Clairvoyant Vision Looks at Mineral, Plant, Animal, Man
    Matching lines:
    • takes on a different form for the different epochs of mankind's evolution,
    • of the past. This fifth post-Atlantean epoch is indeed in a certain
    • itself into seven great successive epochs, of which the fourth was the
    • Atlantean epoch and the fifth, our present one, the post-Atlantean.
    • century, in the epoch when the conceptions of science are dominating
    • of this epoch of the development of the consciousness soul that if man
    • it with real energy (have patience, in the present epoch only faint
    • however, has need of explanation when applied in a new epoch—he
    • that man has now entered the epoch of the consciousness soul. He has
    • later epochs of mankind. Then, however, can, and quite certainly would,
  • Title: Goetheanism as an Impulse for Man's Transformation - Lecture 5: Paganism, Hebraism, and the Greek Spirit, Hellenism
    Matching lines:
    • countries of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, known to us as the Greco-Latin
    • epoch, is steeped in pagan ritual. What was received in the Christ-impulse
    • culture epoch. Take any point of the fourth post-Atlantean culture stage,
    • stood at an earlier epoch? An the answer to the question is, at the
  • Title: Goetheanism as an Impulse for Man's Transformation - Lecture 6: Goetheanism as an Impulse for Man's Transformation
    Matching lines:
    • fact that it was only at Goethe's epoch that the epoch of Plato was
    • epoch there took place in him in a strong but unconscious way, also,
  • Title: What is Self-knowledge?
    Matching lines:
    • manifold ways at our disposal, is the most unusual in our epoch
  • Title: The Building at Dornach (Bn/GA 289): Lecture III: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • this figure expresses what the spirit of .the age in that very epoch
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture I: The Problem of Faust
    Matching lines:
    • to our fifth post-Atlantean epoch in which we are now living,
    • epoch. And in his Faust Goethe has created a figure, a
    • freedom was not taken hold of until this fifth epoch of ours,
    • the epoch following the Greco-Roman. We shall see what it
    • post-Atlantean epoch to the fifth. The boundary line is in
    • epoch from earlier epochs. Today it is quite the thing to
    • automata. An epoch had to supervene in which man would work
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture III: Goethe's Feeling for the Concrete.
    Matching lines:
    • itself with all that was a lie that created the past epoch
    • — in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. This is what he
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture IV: Faust and the "Mothers"
    Matching lines:
    • beginning of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch the knowledge of
    • Plutarch lived in the fourth epoch, of Post-Atlantis,
    • Post-Atlantean epoch when Plutarch lived, we can truthfully
    • post-Atlantean epoch — electricity. The others will be
    • epochs.
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture V: Faust and the Problem of Evil
    Matching lines:
    • To characterise the successive epochs of
    • conceptions of the several epochs. To-day we shall speak
    • know about these epochs.
    • epoch may be said to have a special task. I beg you not to
    • Every epoch
    • with which the individuals living in these epochs must come
    • say: Every such epoch has a task to solve.
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch, we find that the task it had to solve
    • before the human being of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. He
    • the human being of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. We human
    • beings of the fifth epoch (as you know, we are still more or
    • and an epoch lasts 2166 years) We have to solve in the widest
    • post-Atlantean epoch in every conceivable form.
    • the problem of Evil belongs to the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • Death to the life of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Why so?
    • epoch far more vividly and directly, in a far more elemental
    • specific task and need of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • the present epoch.
    • to know what belongs to the one epoch. These things can only
    • be aware that now, in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, man has
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture VI: The Helena Saga and the Riddle of Freedom
    Matching lines:
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch — our epoch — will
    • the impulses of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, which had to
    • Thus, of the 2160 years of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • precisely in this fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Has not the
    • more physical form in the great Atlan Lean epoch. Notably in
    • the fourth civilisation-epoch of Atiantis-in the middle of
    • post-Atlantean time — in the fourth civilisation-epoch
    • in our epoch, in the fifth, human beings will have to grapple
    • And in particular, already during the fifth epoch it will be
    • World-Karma of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. They would
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. These Beings who stand
    • the fourth postAtlantean epoch. For we shall then be more
    • present, fifth post-Atlantean epoch. In the fourth
    • post-Atlantean epoch, as I have told you, it was the normal
    • civilisationepoch — the Ahrimanic-Luciferic backward
    • in the fourth postAtlantean epoch. I beg you now to observe
    • how the Graeco-Latin epoch met these rebel-beings. For in
    • — belonged to the fourth epoch. Oedipus was one of
    • post-Atlantean epoch. It was an impulse that worked on and
    • a characteristic Hero of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture VII: Some Spiritual-Scientific Observations
    Matching lines:
    • epochs when the earth solidified (as must once have happened,
    • epochs of cosmic evolution, but this was earth-fire,
    • bear within them faint indications of earlier earth-epochs.
    • behind from former epochs, or forms anticipating what is to
    • beings projected into our epoch, though by their form they
    • ancient cosmic epoch, and introduces it covertly into this
    • the philistine outlook of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch that
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture XI: The Vision of Reality in the Greek Myths
    Matching lines:
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch, remind us that Goethe was trying
  • Title: The Ten Commandments
    Matching lines:
    • the five cultural epochs - the Indian, Persian,
    • epochs - are a gradual conquering of the physical plane by
    • beginning of the fourth epoch which we could call the
    • the cultural epochs continued. In the cultural epoch of
    • more we approach the later cultural epochs, the more the veil
    • cultural epoch onwards, a particular form of proclamation was
    • During the Persian cultural epoch however, the students of
    • we come to the third cultural epoch which we encounter mainly
    • a symbol, just like in the ancient Indian epoch they dared
    • third cultural epoch into the fourth time period the
  • Title: Haeckel, "The Riddle of the Universe," Theosophy
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of the human race, to suppose that anything that could
    • of which we are speaking. We call this epoch of materialistic
  • Title: Karmic Relationships, Volume III: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • and spirit before the present epoch. Even when they let the old
  • Title: Cosmic Forces in Man: Lecture I: Cosmic Forces in Man
    Matching lines:
    • avail. Once and forever, man has passed into the epoch when he must
    • the Sun in the zodiacal constellations through the various epochs has
    • During the Greek epoch, as you know, the Sun stood in the
    • constellation of Aries at the vernal equinox. In the Greek epoch,
  • Title: Cosmic Forces in Man: Lecture II: The Soul Life of Man ...
    Matching lines:
    • death and a new birth. In our epoch there are persons who have brought
    • to that living principle in man which must continue beyond all epochs
  • Title: Cosmic Forces in Man: Lecture III: The Mission of the Scandanavian Peoples
    Matching lines:
    • realise that it is only since the beginning of the present epoch that
    • In this epoch especially, the Norwegian character is so constituted
    • epoch demands that men shall speak together of such matters. And it is
  • Title: Spirit of Fichte: Lecture I: The Spirit of Fichte Present in Our Midst
    Matching lines:
    • life of that epoch.
    • passed in review one by one the various epochs of history. But it
    • carries mankind forward from epoch to epoch; of the truth that in
    • longer know anything. We have arrived at an epoch in which we see
  • Title: Synopsis: Cosmic and Human Metamorphoses
    Matching lines:
    • to forget his spirit home. This was in the fifth epoch. If he
  • Title: Cosmic/Human Metamorphosis: Lecture 1. Materialism and Spirituality.
    Matching lines:
    • to the end of the earth-epochs. And we must learn His language. By
  • Title: Cosmic/Human Metamorphosis: Lecture 2. The Metamorphoses of the Soul-Forces
    Matching lines:
    • prevail — we are nevertheless just entering on an epoch of the
    • and Moon, how the different epochs of civilisation developed on the
  • Title: Cosmic/Human Metamorphosis: Lecture 4. Morality, As A Germinating Force
    Matching lines:
    • the time of his closest relation to the earth, in the fifth epoch in
    • Ages, towards our own fifth age which followed the Graeco-Latin epoch.
  • Title: Cosmic/Human Metamorphosis: Lecture 5. The Human soul and the Universe (part 2)
    Matching lines:
    • Saturn epoch, the germ of the etheric body during the Old Sun, and
    • present in that which man will only develop at a later epoch, which he
  • Title: Cosmic/Human Metamorphosis: Lecture 7. Errors and Truths.
    Matching lines:
    • surveying longer periods of time and applying to greater epochs what
  • Title: Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita: Lecture 2 of 9
    Matching lines:
    • over the historical epochs and races of mankind — let them
    • intellectual terms was something absolutely new and epoch-making in
  • Title: Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita: Lecture 4 of 9
    Matching lines:
    • his epoch offers him. But the men of that ancient time still had the
  • Title: Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita: Lecture 5 of 9
    Matching lines:
    • nature of sleep if we realize that in the present epoch the soul
    • the actual epoch of materialism is past.
    • epochs meet in the very time in which we are living. It will more and
    • important point was that it marked the beginning of an epoch, which
    • heavenly bodies. A marvelous epoch, this epoch of materialism! Now we
    • are at the starting point of another epoch, one that has its origin
    • is to be the epoch of spirituality. Just as the epoch of natural
    • break in evolution, with a preceding and a succeeding epoch. We will
    • these two great epochs is an important point in evolution. Before
    • toward the end of that ancient epoch some mighty shock or upheaval in
    • gradually the epoch of self-consciousness. What kind of impression
  • Title: Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita: Lecture 6 of 9
    Matching lines:
    • really means when a new impulse is given for a new epoch in the
    • has to give depends above all upon the old clairvoyant epoch ceasing,
    • together with all that was holy in it, and a new epoch to begin. When
    • we reflect on the impulse of this new epoch that was to begin with
    • preceding epoch; then we get a correct concept of what Krishna lets
    • follow the course of evolution through the epochs of time; then we
  • Title: Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita: Lecture 7 of 9
    Matching lines:
    • If we follow the human race from that epoch onward, we have this
  • Title: Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita: Lecture 8 of 9
    Matching lines:
    • were in the world in that ancient epoch. They would have come in
    • the Old Moon epoch but much more evolved. This was the condition out
  • Title: Mysteries of the East: Synopses
    Matching lines:
    • the successive epochs. Attainment of Initiation in the present age is
    • Repetition in every epoch of the earlier experiences of humanity.
    • Secrets of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch were related to the inpouring
    • the fifth epoch these secrets must work right into the Consciousness
  • Title: Mysteries of the East: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • the successive epochs. Attainment of Initiation in the present age is
    • the principle of Initiation must also change in the successive epochs
  • Title: Mysteries of the East: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • Repetition in every epoch of the earlier experiences of humanity.
    • Secrets of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch were related to the inpouring
    • the fifth epoch these secrets must work right into the Consciousness
    • the Egyptian epoch. We transpose ourselves into this mood and find.
    • kind of repetition of what has gone before. In every later epoch the
    • form. We know that in the third post-Atlantean epoch the emphasis was
    • on the Sentient Soul; in the fourth, the Graeco-Latin epoch, it was on
    • is the special task of our own epoch, the fifth. For the candidate for
    • Initiation all these things are important, because in a given epoch
    • soul-principle which is specially connected with that epoch. The
    • of the fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch must be connected with the
    • Consciousness Soul. But in the dawn of this fifth epoch there must
    • gone through in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Then something is
    • post-Atlantean epoch, with its special emphasis on the arising of the
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the Graeco-Latin time, during which the Mystery
    • repetition before the souls of the fifth epoch. They were secrets
    • between the way in which these secrets had emerged in the third epoch
    • and the way in which they were presented in the fifth epoch.
    • forces which were seen when in the third epoch souls were transported
    • epoch these forces inspired certain individuals. In the dawn of the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: An Esoteric Cosmology: Foreword
    Matching lines:
    • Anthroposophy is the most potent means in our present epoch to restore
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture I: The Birth of the Intellect and the Mission of Christianity
    Matching lines:
    • further than the Middle Ages. The epoch of the birth of human
    • a thousand years before the Christian era. It is the epoch of Thales,
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture II: The Mission of Manicheism
    Matching lines:
    • as a whole, guided by the thread of its evolution through the epochs
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture III: God, Man, Nature
    Matching lines:
    • There was an epoch when all life on the Earth was semi-plant and
    • gigantic forest growing from it. This is the epoch when the Earth and
    • this ancient epoch. It is a survival of the parasitic plant-beings
    • sacred of all plants. Mistletoe is a survival from the lunar epoch of
    • preceding epoch — an element no longer united with man. The other
    • plants, having adapted themselves to the subsequent epoch, swore
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture IV: Involution and Evolution
    Matching lines:
    • survivals from past epochs which have atrophied in the being of man,
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture V: Yoga In East and West
    Matching lines:
    • man's being. The task of the present epoch of human evolution is to
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture VII: The Gospel of St. John
    Matching lines:
    • an epoch of concentration upon earthly efforts; he was to work towards
    • believed,” refer to the new epoch when man — wholly given up to his
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture X: The Astral World (continued)
    Matching lines:
    • Mysteries. Quadruped in a previous epoch of development, man walks
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture XI: The Devachanic World (Heaven)
    Matching lines:
    • explains the different characteristics of the various epochs and gives
    • which the human being gathers all the experiences of one epoch.
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture XIII: The Logos and the Word
    Matching lines:
    • Modern exoteric science goes back to the Stone Age — an epoch
    • Occult science leads us back beyond this Stone Age to the epoch of
    • The middle of the third (Lemurian) epoch was the time when the soul
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture XVI: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Human Will
    Matching lines:
    • produced the tremendous eruptions that brought the Lemurian epoch to
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture XVIII: The Apocalypse
    Matching lines:
    • epoch there has been a difference between esoteric truth as known to
    • The epoch of Zoroaster, comprising the civilisation of ancient Persia.
    • first germs of Christianity were laid down in this epoch among the
    • A new epoch commenced at the time of the migrations of the peoples
    • peoples and the Slavs. We ourselves are living in this epoch. It is
    • into Europe by the Arabs. The essential mission of this epoch of
    • epoch might fulfil its mission. It was essential that astral and
    • Our fifth epoch will be followed by another, the sixth. This sixth
    • epoch will see the development of brotherhood among men, clairvoyance
    • and creative power. What will Christianity be in the sixth epoch? To
    • Occult Science and the Mysteries of antiquity. But in the sixth epoch,
    • This sixth epoch which will be radically different from our own, will
    • physical catastrophes. The sixth epoch will prepare for a seventh
    • epoch. This seventh epoch will be the end of the Post-Atlantean
    • different from those we know. At the end of the seventh epoch there
    • Thus there are seven great epochs of Aryan civilisation in which the
    • actually around us now, passed out from us in a preceding epoch when
    • full force in the sixth epoch. In other words: human souls must be
  • Title: Third Lecture: The Gospel of St. John
    Matching lines:
    • Race, the Lemurian epoch. Mankind did not then breath air, he
    • need a Messiah. But for this present epoch he needs the
  • Title: At the Gates: Cover Sheet
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
    • Post-Atlantean Culture Epochs
  • Title: At the Gates: Prefatory Note
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture I: The Being of Man
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture II: The Three Worlds
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture III: Life of the Soul in Kamaloka
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture IV: Devachan
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
    • in a given epoch the Sun rises at a definite point in the Zodiac. So
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture V: Human Tasks in the Higher Worlds
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture VI: The Upbringing of Children. Karma.
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture VII: Workings of the Law of Karma in Human Life
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture VIII: Good and Evil. Individual Karmic Questions.
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture IX: Evolution of the Earth
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture X: Progress of Mankind Up To Atlantean Times
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
    • its arms to create the forms out of chaos. This first epoch of our Earth
    • was the Lemurian epoch, that of the third Root-race.
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XI: The Post-Atlantean Culture-Epochs
    Matching lines:
    • Lecture XI: The Post-Atlantean Culture-Epochs
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
    • POST-ATLANTEAN CULTURE-EPOCHS
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XII: Occult Develpment
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XIII: Oriental and Christian Training
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XIV: Rosicrucian Training - The Interior of the Earth - Earthquakes and Volcanoes
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
    • life of the soul. The widespread superficiality of our material epoch
    • all epochs says the following about the interior of the Earth. We must
  • Title: At the Gates: Notes from Answers to Questions - Stuttgart, 2 September, 1906
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Notes from Answers to Questions - Stuttgart, 4 September, 1906
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: References
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Complete Edition (ref.)
    Matching lines:
    • epochs, and the path of inner development. This book is an excellent
  • Title: At the Gates: Other Works by Rudolf Steiner
    Matching lines:
    • of man, the three worlds, life after death, karma, the evolutionary epochs,
  • Title: Pastoral Medicine: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • attitude that has come into them in this materialistic epoch. We need
    • personality in a later epoch who went through these stages under the
  • Title: Pastoral Medicine: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • our epoch. You know how distasteful it is to some people to accept
  • Title: Pastoral Medicine: Lecture 7
    Matching lines:
    • that in earlier epochs was called earth, the name for everything in
  • Title: Pastoral Medicine: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • In the present epoch
    • simply develop into morbid conditions. But in this modern epoch the
    • they even occur in separate incarnations. In earlier epochs they were
  • Title: Broken Vessels: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • attitude that has come into them in this materialistic epoch. We need
    • personality in a later epoch who went through these stages under the
  • Title: Broken Vessels: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • our epoch. You know how distasteful it is to some people to accept
  • Title: Broken Vessels: Lecture 7
    Matching lines:
    • that in earlier epochs was called earth, the name for everything in
  • Title: Broken Vessels: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • In the present epoch
    • simply develop into morbid conditions. But in this modern epoch the
    • they even occur in separate incarnations. In earlier epochs they were
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • the Moon epoch. After the Sun condition came to an end, and had
    • Thus we see that the three epochs which precede that of our own earth,
    • place during these three epochs emerged again in the recollection of
    • the Moon epoch, now in a new form, at a higher level, in the earth
    • epochs the impression made upon religious minds by certain words
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • — geological epochs and so on — so as to make a
    • signifies anything resembling a geological epoch.
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • reappear during the recapitulation of the Saturn and Sun epochs in
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • link with what must have affected us in past epochs. This is how we
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • the Atlantean epoch. What had crystallised out as man during the
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture I: Easter: The Festival of Warning
    Matching lines:
    • which arose at the beginning of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch and
    • in the development of the human soul in the several epochs. I have
    • Indian, Persian, Egypto-Chaldean, Greco-Latin epochs, on to our own
    • During the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch a new tendency has been at
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture II: The Blood-relationship and The Christ-relationship
    Matching lines:
    • forms of Bolshevism. It now behoves humanity to inaugurate the epoch
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture III: The Death of A God and Its Fruits In Humanity
    Matching lines:
    • After the Atlantean catastrophe came the ancient Indian epoch of
    • civilisation. The spirituality of that epoch will not again be reached
    • until the end of the seventh epoch. The ancient Indian epoch was
    • epoch. When we survey evolution, even in its external aspect, the
    • Post-Atlantean epoch through an Event at a level far transcending the
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture V: The Teachings of The Risen Christ
    Matching lines:
    • This condition was very marked in the earliest epochs of human
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture VI: Easter: The Mystery of the Future
    Matching lines:
    • back only to about the middle of the Atlantean epoch, when the
    • At approximately the middle of the Atlantean epoch it was not so.
    • in the constellation of Libra (the Scales). As the Atlantean epoch
    • Post-Atlantean epochs of civilisation: the ancient Indian civilisation
    • when the Holy Rishis themselves were the teachers of men; the epoch of
    • ancient Persian culture; the epoch of
    • Chaldean-Assyrian-Babylonian-Egyptian culture; the epoch of
    • Greco-Roman culture, and finally our own. These epochs of civilisation
    • to some extent also during the last phases of the Atlantean epoch
    • develop until the later phases of the Atlantean epoch. Before that
    • man's consciousness in the Post-Atlantean epoch could no longer
    • Nevertheless, in the earliest periods of the Post-Atlantean epoch
    • Post-Atlantean epoch which denotes something of peculiar significance
    • in the evolution of humanity. In the Greco-Latin epoch it was still
    • that the man of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch has descended still
    • first time in the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch, with the Atomists of
    • true state of affairs. In this Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, man has
    • the Atlantean epoch he was an actual witness of them. His spiritual
    • spread over the earth as religious culture in the several epochs of
    • and here we come near to the secret of our own epoch of
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture VII: Spiritual Bells of Easter, I
    Matching lines:
    • peoples. Right back into the remote past of the Post-Atlantean epoch,
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture VIII: Spiritual Bells of Easter, II
    Matching lines:
    • In the previous lecture we saw how in our epoch the Godhead reveals
    • Divine-Spiritual Powers who from epoch to epoch descended from
  • Title: Faith, Love, Hope: The Third Revelation
    Matching lines:
    • times will no longer do so in the sixth culture-epoch which is to
    • spatial centre from which to spread the culture of the epoch. The
    • culture-epoch those who have accepted Spiritual Science will come out
  • Title: Faith, Love, Hope: Towards the Sixth Epoch
    Matching lines:
    • Towards the Sixth Epoch
    • TOWARDS THE SIXTH EPOCH
    • epoch of human evolution, when the great events were taking place in
    • fifth post-Atlantean culture-epoch, the Graeco-Latin, as it is called.
    • and knowledge of the world. But at the same time it was the epoch in
    • in that epoch, because, with Him, the ego made its descent in a
    • soul, in this fifth epoch. Thus it is a feature of present-day man
    • epoch there will be a reflection within man of the love-nature of the
    • means is to harmonise what has been said in successive epochs, just as
    • its light. Love in the sixth culture-epoch will show itself in a very
    • Christian love. Slowly we draw nearer to that epoch; and by making
    • for the sixth epoch by Anthroposophy. Through Anthroposophy the forces
    • post-Atlantean culture-epoch, when people grow to realise more and
    • must gradually become widespread in the sixth culture-epoch. Then in a
    • and what has now been described for the sixth post-Atlantean epoch as
    • Then will come the last epoch, during which human souls will receive
    • When in the final post-Atlantean epoch our external culture, with its
    • spread over the earth. But, in the last culture-epoch, souls who have
  • Title: Synopsis: The Forming of Destiny and Life after Death
    Matching lines:
    • late death. Outer and inner activity. This is an epoch of spiritual
    • Lecture 3. Our soul in the different epochs. The Greek worked in the
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 1: Spiritual Life in the Physical World and Life Between Death and Rebirth
    Matching lines:
    • supposed. Then again each single epoch of life so runs its course that
    • the later epochs are based on the earlier ones. Not only is the
    • the thirty-fifth year becomes an important epoch. Till then we are, as
    • place these seven-year epochs of life before the soul, we first have
    • evolving back again to the astral body, and so on. The further epochs
    • people who die at these different epochs of life. Suppose —
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 2: On the forming of Destiny
    Matching lines:
    • that between our own times and that which played its part in the epoch
    • our own epoch and that of the Rome at the first appearance of
    • face a whole epoch such as ours, in which in a relatively short time
    • blossoms appear at intervals. A great time of blossoming was the epoch
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 3: The Subconscious Strata of the Soul-Life and the Life of the Spirit After Premature Death
    Matching lines:
    • that we live here on earth as human beings in a quite definite epoch
    • souls through all these different epochs of the earth's evolution.
    • on earth is naturally different in the various epochs. We shall for
    • was different — if we consider only the Post-Atlantean epochs
    • souls through all these epochs. In all of these epochs our souls
    • sought bodies (most of us more than once in the same epoch) which gave
    • the forces of that particular epoch. If you remember what has been
    • said about the peculiarities of the soul-life in the various epochs,
    • example: when we regard the life of the first Post-Atlantean epoch, we
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation the soul lived through everything
    • the fourth epoch of civilisation it experienced the interaction with
    • while working in the different epochs on the various principles of
    • experiences during these different epochs; as regards the relation of
    • in our epoch, are living in the conscious or spiritual soul, and the
    • whole civilisation of our fifth epoch is devoted to teaching the whole
    • world as are possible with a self-conscious soul. In our epoch we gain
    • the Grecian epoch. From this you see that man's etheric body really
    • present epoch, in which we have to struggle on with nothing but the
    • relation to the physical body as is ordained for this fifth epoch of
    • of the spiritual world. Then, during the Vulcan epoch, an
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 4: The Connection Between the Spiritual and the Physical Worlds, and How They Are Experienced After Death
    Matching lines:
    • some later epoch. And we may express the following feeling: ‘I
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 5: Concerning the Subconscious Soul Impulses
    Matching lines:
    • events of this epoch, there lie significant subconscious processes
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 6: Lecture on the Poem of Olaf Åsteson
    Matching lines:
    • our present epoch should not see it. This may be said, that one ought
    • the enormous conquests of which — in this epoch of darkness,
    • epoch, absolutely conceal that which lives in the souls of men —
    • ideas. In reference to this the following may be mentioned. Our epoch
    • people say: ‘In our epoch we must think a great deal if we want
    • theologians. They can ruminate on these things. Thus, our epoch is
    • are able to think about spiritual things. Our epoch has also
    • evil. Our epoch is the epoch of thought. But in spite of this advance
    • we have got beyond the epoch of belief in authority we must leave it
    • because we do not know what is healthy or unhealthy in this epoch
    • doctors. This could be exemplified in all domains. Our epoch is not
    • epoch is so terribly proud of its thinking, that those who have
    • critical epoch has resulted in this: that man forms nothing but images
    • our epoch, of our enlightened age, is devoid of truth, and short
    • our epoch, and have no will to transcend it.
    • our epoch.
    • naturally sees this outer world materialistically in our epoch, quite
    • must be understood in our epoch that one can only come to the Christ
    • epoch, historically inserted into the beginning of our era, where
    • always, unto the end of the earth epochs!’
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture I: The WHITSUN Mystery and its Connection with the Ascension
    Matching lines:
    • physical body. In that epoch, however, the physical body was a body of
    • course in seven successive epochs, of which the first three are
    • Lemurian epoch) of the “Moon” period. Earth-evolution proper
    • really begins with the fourth epoch, that of Atlantis. We are living
    • now in the fifth epoch, which will be followed by the sixth and the
    • epoch, and so in our present age the Earth has already passed the
    • already dying. During the Atlantean epoch the earth was, so to say, in
    • middle of the Atlantean epoch. Moreover, in the earth must be included
    • this signifies that by the middle of the Atlantean epoch, everything
    • Atlantean epoch, and since then the path of its evolution has been one
  • Title: Lecture II: WHITSUN: the Festival of the free Individuality
    Matching lines:
    • each epoch of mankind. It was not that we might cling to the few words
    • again things ever new. As the souls of men progress from epoch to
    • epoch, from incarnation to incarnation, new things must always be
    • present epoch as a Christian truth, namely, the fact of the
    • them as a Whitsun thought, handed on from epoch to epoch, in the words
  • Title: Lecture III: WORLD-PENTECOST: The Message of Anthroposophy
    Matching lines:
    • that is in keeping with the spirit of our epoch.
  • Title: Lecture VI: The WHITSUNTIDE Festival: Its place in the study of Karma
    Matching lines:
    • indeed that in epochs when divine Beings desire to work in an especial
    • understand the traditions of primeval epochs, when we go back to them
    • primeval epochs, when we go back to them with the consciousness of
  • Title: Easter/Pentecost: Lecture I: Thoughts on Easter
    Matching lines:
    • suffering Redeemer throughout the various epochs, so much the
  • Title: Easter/Pentecost: Lecture II: The Mystery of Pentecost and the Ascension
    Matching lines:
    • as you already know, in seven succeeding epochs. The
    • Lemurian epoch. With these four epochs the actual evolution of
    • in the fifth epoch which will be followed by a sixth and a
    • the fourth — the Atlantean epoch. At the present time,
    • the Atlantean epoch, and was then full of inward life. At that
    • ever since the middle of the Atlantean epoch. As belonging to
    • this means the following: By the middle of the Atlantean epoch
  • Title: Foundations of Esotericism: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • consciousness during the epochs of the Post-Atlantean Age.
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • itself. This fact — that there are two epochs on the Earth,
    • firstly, the epoch in which there were no animals having a nervous
    • system enclosed within a bony tube; secondly, the epoch in which such
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • epoch occurred before man began to incarnate, in the last third of the
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • Up to the middle of the Sixth Root-Race (epoch) this will continue,
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • The second cultural epoch is named the constellation of the Twins. At
    • The third cultural epoch is that of the Sumerians in Asia Minor and of
    • epoch. This is why in Asia the Bull was venerated and in Egypt, Apis.
    • towards this epoch of time.
    • poetic expression in this epoch in Dante's Divine Comedy. In monastic
    • impulse must come into the world. When one epoch comes to an end
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • (epochs) he will have become so spiritualised that he will again have
    • of this activity, and in the course of the next races (epochs) the
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • Sixth Epoch, has reached its conclusion, the ego will have completely
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XIII
    Matching lines:
    • Reincarnation is connected with these epochs, during which the human
    • When one looks at the flora and fauna of Europe in our epoch one has
    • planetary epoch. Those Devas who were actively engaged in the
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XIV
    Matching lines:
    • that man in his present epoch is endowed with organs enabling him to
    • for future epochs. Just as man today looks up to the moon and says:
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XV
    Matching lines:
    • epoch there appeared those teachers of religion who drew attention to
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XVI
    Matching lines:
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XVIII
    Matching lines:
    • these two epochs the existence of a type of human being in whom the
    • third of the Atlantean epoch, from the time of the original Semites
    • Going still further back we reach the Lemurian Epoch. Here we come to
    • In the Lemurian Epoch, however, man was still at a stage at which he
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXIII
    Matching lines:
    • had a short recapitulation. In the First Earth Epoch the Saturn
    • existence was repeated, in the Second Epoch the Sun existence and in
    • the Third Epoch the Moon existence. It was only in the Fourth Round
    • hastened much further ahead. When now in the second Epoch of the
    • Epoch they created for themselves an upright form, completely
    • unable to do. In the Hyperborean Epoch the Solar Pitris became the
    • with it. In that epoch the first or Polarian Race began. Then the
    • Hyperborean Epoch, represented by Ezekiel as the Winged Lion. This
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXVI
    Matching lines:
    • that was his in earlier epochs of his development. At the end of the
    • entered upon the Earth epoch. If man had simply taken up the Monads
    • middle of the Atlantean epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXVII
    Matching lines:
    • Logos and it continues into the Sun epoch, when man also receives his
    • Now let us continue into the Earth Epoch. There man himself acquires a
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXVIII
    Matching lines:
    • consciousness during the epochs of the Post-Atlantean Age.
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXIX
    Matching lines:
    • as are connected with epochs and peoples.
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXX
    Matching lines:
    • With Saturn we come into the Mineral Age. In the Atlantean Epoch,
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Esotericism: Lecture XXXI
    Matching lines:
    • appeared towards the end of the Atlantean Epoch.
    • took on a more established form. At the same time as the epoch of the
  • Title: Foundations of Esotericism: Schematic Survey of the Stages of World Evolution
    Matching lines:
    • and again through the Cultural Epochs of our present Fifth Root-Race
  • Title: Foundations of Esotericism: Notes
    Matching lines:
    • years. Later Rudolf Steiner indicated these epochs more
    • re-embodiments are connected with these epochs of 2160
  • Title: Foundations of Esotericism: Glossary of Indian-Theosophical Terms
    Matching lines:
    • The seven main epochs or ages of the Fourth Globe or Condition of Form in
    • 5. Aryan or Post-Atlantean Root-Race; the following two epochs are always
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • epochs and races to all that has been accomplished for the
    • from epoch to epoch, the human soul has assumed different forms, and
    • epochs, corresponds to what is deepest and most intimate in the
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • of whom we have heard in the successive epochs of humanity as
    • life, too, the several epochs themselves, how they ran their courses,
    • reverently of all that in the first post-Atlantean epoch the great and
    • longer possible in later epochs of mankind, with the divine spiritual
    • here, namely, that only in the seventh and last epochs of the
    • epoch before it can feel and experience in itself what at that time
    • Then we see how, in the course of successive epochs, mankind,
    • the spiritual worlds what they require at any particular epoch as
    • shining down, according to the needs of the different epochs, into the
    • Now, in the various epochs of humanity there must stream into the
    • In the successive epochs of human evolution we find one remarkable
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • the impulses of spiritual life are introduced, which are from epoch to
    • epoch the mediators of the greatest spiritual deeds of mankind. In
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • should have worked on his epoch through the substance of any other
  • Title: Inner Aspect of the Social Question: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • loss in face of this social problem. For in this epoch, when the
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the epoch of the Consciousness Soul, is
    • foundations which can be built in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • which increasingly reveals itself. And in our epoch what is this
    • fundamentally, by the end of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Since
    • That is the right thing in the epoch of the Consciousness Soul. In
  • Title: Inner Aspect of the Social Question: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • His continued presence among us. In this epoch He declares to us:
  • Title: Inner Aspect of the Social Question: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • new epoch, who regards outwardly perceptible reality as nothing else
    • our epoch have reflected on the political State, have always been
    • lonely individual who emerged in our modern epoch was not well fitted
    • arrangements are valid for all time. But our epoch is accustomed to
  • Title: Foreword: First Scientific Lecture-Course
    Matching lines:
    • of this new epoch even within the present century. For
  • Title: Ninth Lecture (First Scientific Lecture-Course)
    Matching lines:
    • immense and epoch-making technical developments which followed.
  • Title: Lecture: Links Between the Living and the Dead: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • In earlier epochs the human soul was able to maintain a real
  • Title: Lecture: The Transformation of Earthly Forces into Clairvoyant Faculties
    Matching lines:
    • There were, of course, epochs when nearly all over the earth men had
    • etheric body — than it did in earlier epochs. Hence the forces
    • rapidly than is supposed. In the Greeks of the prehistoric epoch
    • pioneers of the coming epoch — men who are spiritually active.
    • might become their parents. In earlier epochs this was of greater
    • meets someone who mentions a name or a particular epoch or people.
    • person or of an epoch or of a people and is thus stimulated from
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 2: Sleeping and Waking Life in Relation to the Planets
    Matching lines:
    • in all epochs have chosen corresponding designations for the Great
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 4: Faculties of the Human Soul and Their Development
    Matching lines:
    • epoch to epoch. Those Cosmic Powers to whom we are given over every
    • Cosmic Feeling. We are now living in the epoch when it is essential
    • of their souls. Such is the epoch in which we are living. For that
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 5: The Egyptian Mysteries of Osiris and Isis
    Matching lines:
    • epoch lying far, far back in the evolution of the Earth, a far distant
    • was incarnated in preceding epochs of culture, for example in the
    • Greco-Latin epoch; earlier still in the Egyptian, in the ancient
    • and the Lemurian epochs. There is then no more possibility of having
    • of his retrospective journey he discovers that in a certain epoch of
    • it came into existence in the ancient Lemurian epoch. Our present
    • epoch followed that of Atlantis, and the Lemurian epoch preceded
    • America on the other. This was the Atlantean epoch. In a still earlier
    • epoch the configuration of the Earth was again different. Human
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 8: Mirror-images of the Macrocosm in Man. Rosicrucian Symbols.
    Matching lines:
    • The successive epochs change and man is constantly passing through new
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 9: Organs of Spiritual Perception. Contemplation of the Ego from Twelve Vantage-points. The Thinking of the Heart.
    Matching lines:
    • In the present epoch of evolution man is not obliged to rely only upon
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 10: Transformation of Soul-forces and Stages in the Evolution of Physical Organs. Reading in the Akasha Chronicle.
    Matching lines:
    • be affirmed that in earlier epochs man already possessed a kind of
  • Title: Macrocosm/Microcosm: Lecture 11: Man and Planetary Evolution
    Matching lines:
    • antecedents of astral body and Ego. In a primeval epoch there had to
    • nature in a primeval epoch when it was not yet filled with impulses
    • incarnated, for example, in the Greco-Latin epoch, in the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch, in the ancient Persian epoch, in the ancient
    • Indian epoch, and so on. But the work accomplished by the human larynx
  • Title: : Man: Hieroglyph: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • the beginning of this Fifth post-Atlantean epoch. We have thought
  • Title: Man: Hieroglyph: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • the Copernican cosmogony arose during the epoch after the middle of
  • Title: Man: Hieroglyph: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • important epochs; others two, and most of you at any rate one! In
    • these epochs events take place, which rush up into this world of ours
  • Title: Man: Hieroglyph: Lecture Ten
    Matching lines:
    • head during the early epochs of his Earth-life.
    • picture endured. What existed in earlier epochs of spiritual evolution
  • Title: Man: Hieroglyph: Lecture Eleven
    Matching lines:
    • is something to which the fifth post-Atlantean epoch is tending, in so
    • of the 5th post-Atlantean epoch, and we can only oppose it by adopting
  • Title: Man: Hieroglyph: Lecture Twelve
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean time into epochs of civilisation, naming the first the
    • frequently shown how the fourth epoch began in the continuous stream
    • describe the epoch by connecting it with the preceding one. It is
    • possible to describe the successive epochs in their fundamental
    • nature, and to have an epoch from 747 BC. to AD. 1413 so running its
    • of the evolution of mankind from the first three epochs of
    • outcome of the first, second and third post-Atlantean epochs. The
    • periods of time. The new beginning commenced at the end of this epoch,
    • beginnings of the individual epochs of civilisation in the one stream
  • Title: Lecture I: Man in the Light of Occultism
    Matching lines:
    • which we understand the word today. In the first Post-Atlantean epoch,
    • as we find it in the essentially philosophical epoch of human
    • differently for one folk or one epoch, than for another folk or
    • another epoch. In other words, the differences between the theosophies
  • Title: Lecture X: Man in the Light of Occultism
    Matching lines:
    • been passing through an epoch in his evolution when the occultisms
    • we call body, soul and spirit. And this epoch has lasted until now.
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Synopses
    Matching lines:
    • rectified in future planetary epochs. But what man is at present
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • epochs — Moon-epoch, Sun-epoch — they still possessed within
    • comes from much earlier epochs.
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • tremendous feeling of tragedy. And only when one surveys wider epochs
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • into the Sun-epoch, where even then substance had only advanced to a
    • ourselves with feeling and understanding for this epoch of evolution,
    • early epochs of earth-metamorphosis. What today shimmers in the
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of his earth-evolution, is not in a position to unfold his
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • intense expectation the epoch when the moon will again unite with the
    • readiness for the epoch when the moon will have united with the earth,
    • mind what an earlier epoch divined, and is expressed in the words:
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • man owes to this Earth-evolution in the narrower sense, to the epoch,
    • we mean the period of evolution previous to the primordial epochs of
    • the Earth-epoch — thereby making our further studies of this all
    • nevertheless received its germinal beginnings from the epoch of old
    • and senses took form in the epoch of old Saturn; the second system,
    • the rhythmic system, was laid down during the epoch of old Sun. Only
    • already sent in advance during the epoch of old Sun. In regard to his
    • And if we now describe man in the epochs of Saturn, Sun and Moon, we
  • Title: Man/Symphony: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • true initiates of all epochs have said: When one crosses the threshold
  • Title: Mysteries of Light: Lecture I: The Dualism in the Life of the Present Time
    Matching lines:
    • so crude a third epoch in human life could be perceived about the
  • Title: Mysteries of Light: Lecture II: The Development of Architecture
    Matching lines:
    • epoch, — a cathedral in which the longings of all humanity
    • each historical epoch, otherwise we cannot come to know what really
  • Title: Mysteries of Light: Lecture III: Historical Occurrences of the Last Century
    Matching lines:
    • Greek epoch and up to the middle of the 15th century — alluded
  • Title: Lecture: Occult Science and Occult Development
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of Lemuria), he was already then destined by sublime spiritual
    • evolution on earth advances in stages from one civilisation-epoch to
    • another; during these successive epochs the souls of men dwell, as
    • from epoch to epoch. A Grecian body, an Egyptian, Chaldean, ancient
    • from one nation to another, from one epoch to another. This progress
    • of the physical and the etheric bodies from one epoch to another
    • the present epoch of human life a delicate organ is being developed in
    • present epoch it would be possible to acquire only through Initiation
    • categorically that a man who in this epoch is not ready to accept
    • are nevertheless living in the epoch when Anthroposophy must be
    • epochs, in so far as these are connected with our earth, with the
    • lead us to experiences lying before the epoch of the present earth,
    • to remember what it is experiencing in the present epoch. The
  • Title: Lecture: Christ at the Time of the Mystery of Golgotha and Christ in the Twentieth Century
    Matching lines:
    • that it occurred in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, in the
    • Greco-Latin civilisation-epoch, and remind ourselves that preparation
    • post-Atlantean epoch was of the utmost importance in connection with
    • the successive epochs Christ-Jehovah always reveals Himself through
    • particular epochs, and because they were also leaders in bygone Ages,
    • an epoch inspired by the same Being who inspired the Age during which
    • still the messenger of Jehovah, so now, for our own epoch, Michael
  • Title: Occult History: Synopsis of Lectures
    Matching lines:
    • with our epoch. Primeval speech and the connection between thought
    • of the successive civilisation-epochs. The phenomenon of so-called
    • the Mystery-wisdom of prehistoric ages. In the Greek epoch the ego weaves
    • arise out of the folk-instincts. In the pre-Grecian epoch: sons of
    • the gods; in the Greek epoch: sages; in the post-Grecian epoch: saints.
  • Title: Occult History: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • different epochs. In the Christmas lecture to-day
    • through the culture-epochs after the great Atlantean catastrophe —
    • culture-epochs and an into our own — the effects produced in the
    • until the Greco-Latin epoch did this living connection between the human
    • let us say, into the Egypto-Chaldean epoch — but it must be the
    • Egyptian epoch, also to Zarathustra, and even to Moses. When we go back
    • Five culture-epochs
    • we come to the first Post-Atlantean culture-epoch, the ancient Indian;
    • the fifth, our own epoch. When we go back from the Greco-Latin to the
    • Egyptian epoch we must change our whole way of studying history: instead
    • in the course of history — in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch and in
    • the Greco-Latin epoch. These two culture-epochs follow one another, and
    • becomes evident to us that in the fourth, the Greco-Latin epoch, there
    • epoch. It is almost as if things that in the earlier epoch an be explained
    • of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch is presented to us in a significant myth,
    • epoch. I shall therefore be speaking of two parallel happenings which
    • of the earlier epoch. Outwardly, it is only in the form of myths that
    • which describes the most significant event of the Chaldean epoch.
    • in the Post-Atlantean epoch have become conscious of mortality: he hears
    • Post-Atlantean epoch all men will inevitably be more and more penetrated
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Occult History: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • can live only in the wind, taking effect in the successive epochs of
    • of the several epochs merely represent the convergence of physically
    • occult facts — namely, that souls who lived in ancient epochs
    • very remarkable as he investigates the successive epochs of time. He
    • different epochs in a different way through human beings who are their
    • of the Babylonian-Chaldean epoch of culture. The impulses proceeding
    • that during the Lemurian epoch of earth-evolution only very
    • Lemurian epoch; that before the actual danger of the mummification of
    • arid so forth. Then, from the end of the Lemurian epoch and during the
    • Atlantean epoch, these souls gradually came down to the earth in order
    • initiation. He was a man of the third Post-Atlantean epoch. But in this
    • epoch twilight had already fallen over the natural human clairvoyance,
    • epoch, we should find that the majority of human beings then on the
  • Title: Occult History: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • to which, in the epochs up to the present time, the influences of other
    • We are now living in the middle of the Post-Atlantean epoch
    • the Greco-Latin culture-epoch was the period of development paramountly
    • Babylonian-Egyptian culture-epoch brought the sentient soul especially
    • to development; the preceding Persian epoch, the sentient body or astral
    • body; and the far-off Indian epoch, the etheric body. The adaptation
    • had already been achieved during the last epochs preceding the great
    • members of man's being we can say: in the Post-Atlantean epoch
    • each of the soul-members separately. In a sixth culture-epoch man will
    • culture-epoch — man will grow into Life-Spirit or Buddhi; and
    • the great catastrophe by which the whole Post-Atlantean epoch will be
    • ancient Indian epoch, man's development proceeded at a level below
    • epoch that for the first time man entered into his own life of soul
    • But that culture-epoch
    • already lies some time behind us; and whereas in the pre-Grecian epoch
    • until the sixth culture-epoch. We are now living between the fourth
    • and the sixth epochs; the sixth gives promise that mankind will then
    • through its senses. In the fifth culture-epoch we are in a position
    • of higher Powers in the pre-Grecian epoch. When, let us say, a man belonging
    • the Maid of Orleans, revelations which in the sixth culture-epoch
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Occult History: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • that in a certain respect the Greco-Latin civilisation-epoch
    • lies in the middle of the Post-Atlantean epoch as a whole. The three
    • preceding civilisation-epochs are as it were a preparation for that
    • and Egyptian epochs represents a descent from clairvoyant vision to
    • purely human vision in the Greek epoch. What begins with our own age,
    • epoch is therefore to be regarded as the last stage of preparation for
    • epoch, man descends from the old clairvoyant conditions which enabled
    • The fourth and the fifth civilisation-epochs must be lived through before
    • this is not intended as a criticism of our time, for one epoch cannot
    • do the same as the preceding epoch. If we want to portray the course
    • on through our own, we may say: The Indian, Persian and Egyptian epochs
    • Babylonian and Egyptian culture; the civilisation-epochs preceding our
    • era repeat themselves: the Egyptian in our own epoch, the Persian in
    • Babylonians who in their transition to the fourth civilisation-epoch
    • a reascent begins. So that in very fact the Greek epoch lies in the
    • in this Greek epoch there came the impulse of Christianity which is
    • epoch in the 4th century, who experienced these things in the arena
    • of the fourth epoch, he drank it in. And so it happened that on his
    • in the maps of the heavens and also made the epoch-making discovery
  • Title: Occult History: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • the final flaring up of the spiritual wisdom belonging to earlier epochs,
    • have worked, through human beings, into all the civilisation-epochs
    • we come to the Greek epoch, when the ego works and weaves in the ego.
    • In the strong and forceful figures of the Greek epoch the stamp of personality
    • Egypto-Babylonian epoch, there is a continuing manifestation of the
    • Archangels — the Spirits of paramount importance in that epoch
    • that which merely reached a last stage of development during the epoch
    • the first time in the ancient Persian epoch, but finally they worked
    • previously, in the Indian epoch. The Persians called the Beings of the
    • to clairvoyant vision appear in later epochs in materialistic form.
    • have plenty of time, for the Persian epoch will be fully recapitulated
    • only in the Sixth epoch which follows our own. Then, for the first time,
    • in the Atlantean epoch, which immediately followed that of Lemuria,
    • the Post-Atlantean epoch? They work into man's inner nature.
    • the Greek epoch, when the paramount manifestation is that of the Spirits
    • approach of the fourth epoch, man is more or less forsaken by these
    • activity of the Spirits of Personality in the Chaldean epoch, before
    • ancient Indian epoch, we come to the period when the Atlantean cataclysm
    • in the Atlantean epoch and those in the Post-Atlantean, there was a
    • very specially important astronomical epoch — important because,
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Occult History: Lecture 6
    Matching lines:
    • than it ascended. The fruits of a particular civilisation-epoch live
    • characteristic course; for the achievements of the three preceding civilisation-epochs
    • and of the epoch following that of Greece are modified in a quite different
    • middle, the Fourth civilisation-epoch.
    • by the Third epoch, which then ebbed away, and during this period of
    • for the Sixth civilisation-epoch is sustained and taught in super-sensible
    • an offering to the spiritual Powers of the preceding epoch with whom he
    • for thousands of years, taking definite forms in a certain epoch.
    • until the Greco-Latin epoch and the re-ascent now demanded of us.
    • epoch there were the sages in whom the ego works in the ego, in the
    • epoch after Greece attention was turned to personalities who live on
    • the impulses at work in the epochs of time throw light upon the individual
    • of the Fourth Post-Atlantean culture-epoch. However strange it may seem
    • individuality is the suitable bearer. But the epoch is only able to
    • own epoch, if this feeling could come alive within you, it might perhaps
  • Title: Origins of Natural Science: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • This is the end of one epoch in human thinking. In his inner mood of
  • Title: Origins of Natural Science: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • contrast, which was experienced by everyone in that earlier epoch, we
    • regularity. In the first epoch, man beheld god and world, but god in
    • epoch, man in fact beheld soul and body, man and nature; the soul as
  • Title: Origins of Natural Science: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • the world. During those epochs, man inwardly did not experience his
    • periods. In one epoch, phenomena appear that cause the thinker to
  • Title: Origins of Natural Science: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • what in certain epochs was practiced as initiation science, a science
    • repeated in the successive epochs, and were always less and less
    • I can say that in the transition from an older epoch to the
    • told you earlier — that in each new epoch we see new
  • Title: Origins of Natural Science: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • an epoch that has begun must find a way to continue. You can imagine
  • Title: Philosophy/Cosmology/Religion: Lecture VII: The Relationship of Christ with Humanity
    Matching lines:
    • spiritual evolution, and the decisive epoch of this development is
  • Title: Philosophy/Cosmology/Religion: Lecture X: On Experiencing the Will-Part of the Soul
    Matching lines:
    • to a higher level of energy will feel sorrow. In former epochs of the
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Lecture VII. Evolutionary Stages of our Earth before the Lemurian Epoch
    • Post-Atlantean Epochs
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture I: Rosicrucian Esotericism
    Matching lines:
    • Hence, at the beginning of our epoch it was necessary to clothe the
    • seriously. We must accept our epoch as it actually is but endeavor to
    • from those of earlier epochs. Occultists are aware of this. Modern
    • periods of evolution, the Greco-Latin, the Egypto-Chaldean and epochs
    • ago, so, too, in earlier epochs, were the beings now revealing themselves.
    • quickly. Compared with the later epochs of life it is then that the
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture II: Soul in the World around Us
    Matching lines:
    • already made. This is the law that establishes for all epochs the
    • a true brotherhood of men. From epoch to epoch wisdom has passed through
    • our epoch it behooves us not to be satisfied with this bare realization
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture IV: Man Between Death and Rebirth
    Matching lines:
    • cling to us for all our subsequent lives in future epochs if we did not
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture VI: The Configuration and Metamorphoses of Man's Physical Body
    Matching lines:
    • today to epochs in the remote past and consider matters relating to
    • ancient epochs of the evolution of humanity.
    • “human” epoch on Old Saturn.
    • in order to experience their human epoch, to acquire ego consciousness.
    • the Spirits of Personality who inhabit Saturn during their human epoch
    • who passed through their “human” epoch on the Sun, namely, the
    • through their “human” epoch. on Old Moon were the Angels,
    • epoch, see
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture VII: Evolutionary Stages of our Earth before the Lemurian Epoch
    Matching lines:
    • Lecture VII: Evolutionary Stages of our Earth before the Lemurian Epoch
    • Earth beforethe Lemurian Epoch
    • described is called in occultism the Lemurian epoch, the epoch of the
    • The epoch when the sun left the earth is called the Hyperborean age,
    • and the epoch when the sun, moon and earth were still united is called
    • separation of the moon. It was in the middle of the Lemurian epoch that
    • latest Lemurian epoch and thereafter in the Atlantean period had gone to
    • Lemurian epoch, when owing to the exodus of the moon, differentiation
    • The epoch of the formation of the races is that embraced by Lemuria
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture VIII: Stages in the Evolution of our Earth. Lemurian, Atlantean, Post-Atlantean Epochs.
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian, Atlantean, Post-Atlantean Epochs.
    • Earth.Lemurian, Atlantean, Post-Atlantean Epochs.
    • covered the steps up to the Lemurian epoch in the evolution of our earth.
    • During that epoch a great cosmic event took place, namely, the exit
    • the first half of the Lemurian epoch, man himself did not live actually
    • of the Lemurian epoch man had not, as yet, his later bodily nature,
    • the end of the Lemurian epoch you would not have found even the densest
    • the Lemurian epoch, through the ejection of fine ashes and fiery-fluidic
    • however, during the Lemurian epoch the luciferic beings worked directly
    • until the middle of the Atlantean epoch had proceeded without the influence
    • he could not penetrate it. But from the middle of the Atlantean epoch
    • their vehicles. When the clairvoyant looks back to that epoch, he sees
    • In the Atlantean epoch
    • In the Lemurian epoch it lay within his power to control the seminal
    • constantly increased. It was in the Atlantean epoch that what has been
    • an epoch during which they would have been obliged to remain stationary
    • epoch one should no longer speak of races but of civilizations,
    • the consecutive civilizations in the post-Atlantean epoch, the first
    • of soul prevailed in the second post-Atlantean epoch of culture, the
    • ancient Persian epoch. Western thinking and research in the physical
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture IX: Man's Experience after Death
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epochs — the ancient Indian, the epoch of the Holy Rishis;
    • the ancient Persian, epoch of the Zarathustrian culture; the
    • Greco-Latin and our present epoch — man has connected himself
    • and more intensely. In every such epoch the human soul descended deeper
    • death. This was the case most strongly in the Greco-Latin epoch. The
    • rights are hallmarks of this cultural epoch. The Roman felt at home
    • only since that epoch, so it is quite correct to say that jurisprudence
    • prevailing in that epoch of the soul's experience during the life after
    • epoch man still regarded the earthly world as maya, but things changed
    • the Greco-Latin epoch, if the human soul had remained in the icy coldness
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture X: On Karma, Reincarnation and Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • cultural-epochs up to the Greco-Latin when Christ Jesus appeared on
    • study our own time, the fifth cultural epoch. Because men's intelligence
    • the other main epochs of culture. Materialism has led to a tremendous
    • physical needs in view. The typical hallmark of our epoch has crystallized,
    • Our epoch places stress on
    • middle of the Lemurian epoch until the middle of the Atlantean. For the
    • first began to have meaning during the Lemurian epoch and in time will
    • races will cease, will be overcome. In the sixth cultural epoch, human
    • spiritual basis. In the seventh cultural epoch, which will reflect that
    • take place, yet continual progress is certain. In the Atlantean epoch,
    • the middle epoch of our earth's evolution, the significant point occurred
    • physical body. The process began in the middle of the Lemurian epoch
  • Title: Signs and Symbols: Lecture 1: The Birth of the Light
    Matching lines:
    • culture and a new culture, to which the epochs I have enumerated
    • recapitulate three important evolutionary epochs of mankind. In
    • Parsis, looked back to the epoch in which the two sexes were born out
    • the epoch that is characterized by the difference between good and
    • the Lemurian epoch, into the fifth phase, the post-Atlantean. Such an
    • post-Atlantean epoch saw in the light the garment of the wise world
  • Title: Lecture 3: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
    Matching lines:
    • successive epochs. If the occultly-developed man studies, for
    • epochs are guided by their definite Spirits of the Age, more powerful
  • Title: Lecture 5: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
    Matching lines:
    • example, at the time we call the Atlantean epoch. In this primeval
    • Atlantean epoch the surface of the earth-globe, to-day covered by the
  • Title: Lecture 7: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
    Matching lines:
    • charge of and lead earthly evolution from one epoch to another —
  • Title: Lecture 9: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
    Matching lines:
    • wider spheres than that of the Spirits of the Age. These great epochs
    • Time, the rulers or regulators of the epochs. We have now reached a
    • Rishis point to epochs of civilisation which lie beyond the sphere of
    • that to which every epoch of civilisation had alluded, was, by reason
    • — call it what you will — the fourth epoch of civilisation
    • evolution of humanity from epoch to epoch.”
  • Title: Lecture 10: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
    Matching lines:
    • in a new epoch of life. In like manner the spiritual beings who remain
  • Title: Lecture: The Sermon on the Mount
    Matching lines:
    • What occurs in such an important epoch in world evolution always
    • again a Solomon epoch; the spirit of Solomon is active in the best men
    • repetition of the Moses epoch. What Moses experienced outwardly, now
  • Title: Lecture: Theosophic/Esoteric Cosmology: Esoteric Cosmology - 3
    Matching lines:
    • third race, the Lemurian epoch, does this appear, albeit primitively.
    • epoch. Among them, however, there were some who had already reached a
    • 3 “Race” in this sense is a theosophical term. Steiner later used the expression “cultural epoch” and similar ones.
  • Title: Three Paths: Lecture I: The Path through the Gospels and The Path of Inner Experience
    Matching lines:
    • time, our epoch. We need only look about us in the world and try to
    • why, in what the fourth post-Atlantean epoch called the Christ, there
  • Title: Three Paths: Lecture II: The Path of Initiation
    Matching lines:
    • the course of human epochs have spread over the surface of the earth,
    • Now today we live in a very special epoch of human evolution, and it
    • The last culture epoch before the Graeco-Latin looked up to Christ, to
    • the worlds beyond, as the third culture epoch had still done. The
  • Title: Lecture: Waking of the Human Soul and the Forming of Destiny: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • historical epoch, began in the first third of the fifteenth century,
    • — this present epoch presents man with very special
    • upon humanity in that period during which the epoch was gradually to
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • epoch need not necessarily appeal to you. And although in one form or
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • Saturn, Sun and Moon existences. But the first earth-epoch was only
    • Atlantean epoch, was again only a repetition at a higher level of
    • then came the post-Atlantean epoch — a still higher stage. But
    • this again was a repetition. The post-Atlantean epoch was a
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of civilization. And in the same epoch, in the
    • Post-Atlantean epoch of civilization in which we are now living. In
    • this epoch there were only traditions. They have gradually faded out.
    • In this epoch, as regards the Christ Event, as regards the deeper,
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • back to the conditions in earlier epochs of civilization. That is not
    • striving among human beings of past epochs, apart from the fact that
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • looks at his epoch, he should not only bear in mind the generation
    • epochs, we find a great range of inner impulses arising like
    • later age in a way suitable to an earlier epoch. Perhaps that would
    • has passed through the epoch of abstraction; now, however, we must
    • again enter the epoch of the concrete. We must feel once again how
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • earlier epoch — grammar dialectic, rhetoric stood, that is to
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • considerable age, but no longer as in the old Indian epoch — in
    • inwardly train himself to observe, these epochs from the thirtieth
    • during the epoch of the consciousness soul which in the sense of
    • Then in our epoch of the consciousness soul all teaching will be so
    • the right way, can be of the greatest significance for the epoch of
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • DURING the epoch of the
    • human being who is growing into the epoch of the consciousness soul
    • we are now living in the epoch of the consciousness soul. The first
    • treasures we acquire for the soul in this epoch consist in
    • in the epoch of the consciousness soul — because everything is
    • characterize our epoch. Intellectuality is no longer merely in our
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • of the fact that we have now entered an epoch of light, much will
    • ourselves deeply with the consciousness that in this epoch for the
    • we to go back to the first epoch after the great Atlantean
    • spirit. In the epoch I have called the ancient Indian, which followed
    • is precisely expressions used in this most ancient epoch which seem
    • epoch of culture men overlooked all they saw in the outer world and
    • in the epoch of the first post-Atlantean culture, the Mysteries were
    • post-Atlantean epoch of civilization the whole external world was
    • on two legs, with arms and a head, as spirit. In the next epoch men
    • then came the epoch of the third post-Atlantean culture. One felt the
    • The Egyptians, who belong to this epoch of the third post-Atlantean
    • culture, mummified the human body. In the epoch of the old Indian
    • the bodily and the soul-spiritual. Thus in earlier epochs man really
    • the sheath of the physical body, in the next epoch through the sheath
    • of the etheric, in the third epoch through the sheath of the astral
    • man, man's ego still remaining indefinite, until in our epoch
    • in older cultural epochs. Education was not talked about in earlier
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture XIII
    Matching lines:
    • concepts, which in our epoch has developed in the most intense,
    • powerless against this. It was the epoch that has gradually succumbed
    • our own epoch the battle of Michael with the dragon has for the first
    • be able to live. The epoch from the fifteenth century to the
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture IV: The Culture of the Mysteries and the Michael Impulse.
    Matching lines:
    • single organism we have puberty, and also later epochal transitions,
    • so likewise, in human history, we have epochal transitions. Today,
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture V: The Michael Deed and the Michael Influence as Counter-pole of the Ahrimanic Influence
    Matching lines:
    • different human soul moods in the various epochs of mankind's
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture VI: The Ancient Yoga Culture and the New Yoga Will.
    Matching lines:
    • third post-Atlantean cultural epoch the human being breathed soul; today he breathes air. Not only our thoughts have
  • Title: Lecture: Signs of the Times: Michaels Battle and Its Reflection On Earth -- II
    Matching lines:
    • epochs. This change in the spiritual life has been brought about
  • Title: Psychoanalysis: Lecture I: Anthroposophy and Psychoanalysis I
    Matching lines:
    • Thus an “epoch-making” discovery was made by a
  • Title: Psychoanalysis: Lecture II: Anthroposophy and Psychoanalysis II
    Matching lines:
    • epoch threatened by the oncoming spirits of darkness, and with
    • We are all brought together in a definite epoch, so there must
  • Title: The Ego: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • five great epochs of civilisation are to be distinguished. We have
    • often designated these five epochs of culture as the old Indian, old
    • Persian, the Chaldaic-Egyptian, the Greco-Latin epoch, and then the
    • epoch in which we ourselves stand, the fifth, which prepared itself in
    • are naturally not meant as if any one epoch of evolution sharply came
    • slowly passes over into the other, and long before one such epoch has
    • Thus we can say of our own epoch of culture, of the fifth
    • post-Atlantean epoch: there is already now being prepared, and indeed
    • characteristic of the sixth epoch of civilisation. And in general,
    • the preparation of the sixth epoch, who live as it were blindly, for
    • into the character of our own epoch. For this, the comparative method
    • We know that these epochs of time are essentially different from each
    • evolution through the following epochs consisted in man losing this
    • have seen how the fourth epoch of civilisation was slowly prepared, in
    • one. As the faculties of man have changed during the five epochs of
    • We could also look back in another way into past epochs of human
  • Title: The Ego: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • the second post-Atlantean epoch, and first taught in the so-called
    • been undergone at a lower stage throughout long epochs is repeated
  • Title: The Ego: Lecture 3
    Matching lines:
    • the various epochs of human development are very different from each
    • other. If we went back to the epoch of the old Hebrew evolution, to
    • world-historic epoch. Therefore John was initiated just in the Baptism
    • which for that epoch of our earthly evolution was quite especially
    • Persia, where from epoch to epoch, the ancient holy documents were
    • rewritten, in order to be clothed anew for each epoch. Thus the divine
  • Title: Bridge between the Ideal and the Real: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • recent epoch clearly inclines on the one side to a dualistic
    • life of the twilight of the 4th Post-Atlantean epoch with
    • our own, the 5th Post-Atlantean epoch. A very, very
    • twilight of the 4th Post-Atlantean epoch which came to an end
    • Again in a striking way, in the 5th Post-Atlantean epoch,
    • thus in the dawn of the 5th Post-Atlantean epoch. His
    • presented to them, not as the truths for one definite epoch of
    • epoch, and even through the age of St. Augustine, there still
    • Post-Atlantean epochs — in the 4th age they beheld it
    • may say: In the 4th Post-Atlantean epoch it was not the case
    • for human beings, (as it became later in the 5th epoch), that
    • beings of the 4th Post-Atlantean epoch knew that, from sleeping
    • condition from which subjective nature in an older epoch, and
    • yet ripe to receive them. In that pre-Christian epoch there was
    • sense of the 5th Post-Atlantean epoch, with its so absolutely
  • Title: Bridge between the Ideal and the Real: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean epoch man experiences things in a certain way;
    • various epochs of time, alterations brought about by the
    • working of our epoch of time. We are, as it were, compelled to
    • bodies. But in this epoch we have to identify ourselves with
    • of the forces working through our present epoch of time, give
    • become Nature in the next epoch. So we can say, to-day we
    • into humanity. Just think how close man of those ancient epochs
    • remained. Then came the time of the first epoch after
    • In the first epoch after the Mystery of Golgotha, that was
    • Essentially the epoch of real metaphysic prevailed throughout
    • Saint-Simon, felt themselves so specially united with the epoch
    • Science, consciously in the epoch of Industrialism, they stand
  • Title: Lecture: Greek and Germanic Mythology: Lecture II - The Argonaut Saga and the Odyssey
    Matching lines:
    • in fact, since the fifth culture-epoch of Atlantis, a particular host
    • About the eighth century B.C., a very important epoch sets in as
    • regards these Beings. If you think of the culture-epochs of our fifth
    • the dawn of the fourth culture-epoch, which one can place in about the
    • fully released in the fourth culture-epoch of the fifth root-race.
    • from the third to the fourth culture-epoch of our present root-race.
    • black magic. This epoch was brought before the pupils of the Greek
    • development — for there were many by-paths in the Lemurian epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: Greek and Germanic Mythology: Lecture III - The Sigfried Saga
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. But whereas what developed in the south is an ascending, a
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture I: Occult Signs and Symbols
    Matching lines:
    • into what we call the Atlantean epoch. Our forebears then lived on a
    • vividly back into the end of the Atlantean epoch. Man still had a
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture II: Occult Signs and Symbols
    Matching lines:
    • stream of forces into the human soul, determining the epoch that
    • that the germ of future human epochs is laid.
    • Atlantean epoch. Air did not exist as it does today; the distribution
    • Atlantean epoch passed over into the post-Atlantean epoch? At first,
  • Title: Lecture: Lecture III: Occult Signs and Symbols
    Matching lines:
    • explains the difference between these two epochs and shows us that
  • Title: Spiritual Hierarchies: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of civilisation. With these sublime Rishis the primeval wisdom
    • taught man in the first epoch of civilisation after Atlantis; and if
    • to humanity in the first epoch after Atlantis. For all that is found
    • the primeval world-wisdom, which through such long epochs of time has
    • epochs, large masses of humanity could not penetrate to the sources
  • Title: Spiritual Hierarchies: Lecture 6
    Matching lines:
    • live in such a way that, on the waves of time, from epoch to epoch,
    • the mission of an epoch of humanity; picture to yourselves that we
    • Spirit of an epoch is the spiritual body of the Archai or the
    • epochs, certain definite personalities appear on our earth. You
    • earthly personalities; in a definite epoch, some epoch-making
    • Charlemagne were placed within any epoch, no matter which. This must
    • further, so that in the course of long, long epochs of time, it
    • fact that it was there at a certain epoch, when Gemini was above
  • Title: Spiritual Hierarchies: Lecture 7
    Matching lines:
    • long ago. If we return to the first epoch of old Atlantean times, we
  • Title: Spiritual Hierarchies: Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • processes of development of the earth. The Lemurian epoch was the
    • third epoch of the earth. Therefore Egyptian Occultism repeats in a
  • Title: Spiritual Hierarchies: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • must clearly realise that a new epoch begins for a planet when it has
    • these things to-day. But we are now at the beginning of an epoch,
    • energy; think of this nation as producing epoch after epoch the most
    • astral body of the Egyptian Hermes, he in whom the Egyptian epoch of
    • the image of what we shall be in our next Jupiter epoch? Do we see in
  • Title: Spiritual Hierarchies: Lecture 10
    Matching lines:
    • epoch to epoch. Men were inspired; it was always as if a power was in
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • Indian people in the first Post Atlantean epoch, and it in its turn
    • precisely the epoch in external history when the transition took
    • from this point let us look at the wisdom of different epochs in a
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • will be useful at this point to bear in mind a definite epoch of the
    • epoch on into that of Atlantis. It was during the Atlantean epoch
    • lived at a time in Greek spiritual development called the epoch of
    • super-sensible consciousness is able today to rediscover in the epoch
    • epoch, in the days of the Chaldean sages, and in the ancient Indian
    • of the first post-Atlantean epoch may still be given today; what
    • Because the men who incarnate during the post-Christian epoch are
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • lower gods. In the Mysteries of all epochs it was taught that at a
    • period of the post Atlantean epoch combined both qualities. This race
    • and right for that epoch, being possessed of the capacity both for
    • first epochs at all events of the old Atlantean era, was possessed by
    • of a particular epoch? Man is the result or product of the activities
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • in the first epoch after the great Atlantean catastrophe, the ancient
    • post-Atlantean epoch, after the Indian, the Persian and the Egyptian
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch such natural sight still existed. At that time
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • experiences are only possible in the Christian epoch; such
    • of his perception and realisation through subsequent epochs depends
    • different from what they became during the Chaldean-Egyptian epoch.
    • But in humanity of the Graeco-Latin epoch, there was such a complete
    • worlds through its etheric organs. Therefore at a certain epoch it is
    • epoch.
    • only widely divided in mankind today. In the Indian epoch this
    • would have been impossible at the time of the old Indian epoch of
    • epoch. So it was that only when they went a little higher in the
    • which in the first post-Atlantean epoch was what we call fire, is at
    • consciousness of the fact that at a still earlier epoch man had
    • regarded differently at different epochs. In speaking of the
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • which actually came to pass at an earlier epoch would have come to
    • post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation man was able to think and feel
    • and the present cultural epochs; in the Graeco-Latin period came the
    • Christ Event. Our culture epoch will be followed by another and this
    • We have therefore seven epochs of civilisation. In these seven we
    • have a central one standing alone, the Graeco-Latin epoch of
    • civilisation with the Christ Event. The other epochs of civilisation
    • of our own epoch. Certain phenomena, facts and conceptions apparent
    • in the Chaldean-Egyptian epoch reappear, but wearing of course a
    • Hermetic science has revived in our fifth epoch of civilisation in
    • guidance of the Egyptian sages, lived again in our own epoch as
    • existed in the Chaldean-Egyptian epoch of civilisation lives over
    • are now in the fifth epoch of civilisation of the post-Atlantean era.
    • Mazdao. For in the sixth epoch there will come about in a great
    • and the secret was this: that the god who in the second epoch had
    • sixth epoch in a very special way This was the intention and meaning
    • that during the sixth epoch the second period of the earth-evolution
    • would be recapitulated on a higher stage. The first epoch will
    • knowledge of the first post Atlantean epoch as permeated by the
    • characterised the first post-Atlantean epoch though at a lower stage.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • Hence in those ancient epochs wherein the great sages spoke, one
    • civilisations of the post Atlantean era, who appears in each epoch in
    • was expressed in the old Persian epoch) from the same one Being, who
    • that epoch. Truth in its present form could not have been given to
    • fourth or Graeco-Latin epoch — the truth about Christ and about
    • Christ. That occurred in the epoch in which the comprehension for
  • Title: Wisdom of Man, Soul, Spirit: Preface
    Matching lines:
    • transcending their epoch — that does not suffice. If all
    • Now we have entered the fifth epoch of our
  • Title: Wisdom of Man: IV. Supersensible Currents in the Human and Animal Organizations.
    Matching lines:
    • inception in the Greco-Latin epoch. Then followed the ascendancy of
  • Title: Wisdom of the Soul: II. Action and Interaction of the Human Soul Forces.
    Matching lines:
    • time from day to day, from year to year, from one life epoch to the
    • that is present in our soul in this epoch.
  • Title: Lecture: The Christmas Festival: A Token of the Victory of the Sun
    Matching lines:
    • triumphed over the darkness. And it happened thus: in that epoch, all
  • Title: Lecture: The Birth of the Sun-Spirit as the Spirit of the Earth
    Matching lines:
    • the wisdom belonging to the fifth Post-Atlantean epoch of
    • Atlantean and Post-Atlantean epochs until the time of the events in
  • Title: Lecture: Christmas at a Time of Grievous Destiny
    Matching lines:
    • What was once in existence and fitting for its own epoch, is often
  • Title: Lecture: The Proclamations to the Magi and the Shepherds
    Matching lines:
    • of the science belonging to an earlier epoch. Men sought in the stars
    • sought in an epoch when understanding of the nature of substances was
    • the conceptions belonging to a much earlier epoch. The assertion of
  • Title: Lecture: On The Three Magi
    Matching lines:
    • said, the epochs of civilisation, and indeed the significance of the
    • transition from the epoch before the middle of the Lemurian race to
    • the epoch after the middle of that race. Before the middle of the
    • of Manas somewhere around the middle of the Lemurian epoch, was
    • epochs were cold-blooded; even man himself at that time, had no warm
    • this epoch the Bible says: ‘The Spirit of God brooded over the
    • races or epochs of culture, the Initiates of mankind up to the time of
    • the Lemurian epoch, Osiris came to his grave; Manas drew into human
  • Title: Lecture: The Birth of Christ Within Us
    Matching lines:
    • from the time of Paradise, the Fall, and on through the later epochs.
    • Atlantean epoch the earth has been gradually becoming a corpse devoid
    • the Atlantean epoch. Geology itself realises that when we walk over
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Synopsis of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • principles of man's being at different epochs. Old Indian. The Etheric
    • teacher later and its germ planted in an earlier epoch. This was
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Lecture 1: The Sphere of the Bodhisattvas
    Matching lines:
    • ever different organisations; only in our fifth Post-Atlantean epoch
    • We are now living in the fifth period of our Post-Atlantean epoch of
    • through once in an epoch of civilisation; not that they were only once
    • not having to recapitulate anything. The Old Indian epoch will be
    • our own; but just as the fourth epoch stands alone, apart from the
    • be organised into man in the fourth epoch; conscious, pure thinking
    • epoch, but had to be laid down in the third epoch of civilisation, as
    • all those parts of Europe. In the third epoch of civilisation
    • that in the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation, in the
    • back. His incarnation in the fourth epoch was such, that although he
    • the Individuality who had acted as a great Teacher in the third epoch
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Lecture 3: The Entrance of the Christ-Being into the Evolution of Humanity
    Matching lines:
    • distinction between the statement that in the Lemurian epoch ‘the
    • the development of the earth in the Lemurian epoch. Now something else
    • also took place in the Lemurian epoch, something that we have always
    • called the ‘luciferic influence’. During that epoch man was
    • in his etheric and physical bodies. Thus in the Lemurian epoch man
    • influence having made itself felt in the Lemurian epoch?
    • more deeply on to the earth in the Lemurian epoch. We can indicate the
    • been in the middle of the Atlantean epoch. If no luciferic influence
    • the spiritual world until the middle of the Atlantis epoch; neither
    • epoch. As you can well imagine, man would have been quite different if
    • between good and evil from the Lemurian epoch to the middle of the
    • Atlantean epoch, he made himself worse than he would otherwise have
    • if he had received in the middle of the Atlantean epoch what the gods
    • Atlantean epoch, if he had continued to be guided and directed till
    • at the middle of the Atlantean epoch. Now, however, on account of the
    • luciferic influence and the middle of the Atlantean epoch. There was
    • of the Atlantean epoch, as between that time and. the arrival of the
    • Atlantean epoch. It must have come in any case; but it would certainly
    • the Atlantean epoch, would have been taken into the ego, that ego
    • On this account, since the Lemurian epoch, everything done by man was
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Lecture 4: The Sermon on the Mount
    Matching lines:
    • the great epoch of humanity which is immediately ahead of us. Do not
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Lecture 5: Correspondences Between the Microcosm and the Macrocosm
    Matching lines:
    • We have often thrown light on the Lemurian Epoch, which experienced,
    • separation of the Moon from our Earth. That epoch also saw the first
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Lecture 6: The Birth of Conscience
    Matching lines:
    • three epochs of civilisation in the development of man, which we
    • period. (The two epochs preceding these we may for the moment leave
    • the Christ Impulse. And in our own age we see the epoch in which this
    • increasingly in the epoch still to come. Now, if we recollect more
    • closely the development of man from the Egyptian-Chaldean epoch,
    • these epochs one part of the human soul was developed. Of these, what
    • Egyptian-Chaldean epoch. That means that we had at one time to be
    • our next incarnations during the Graeco-Latin epoch, in order then to
    • in that Epoch, so as to be able now, gradually to bring to a higher
    • throughout these three epochs; and when our own age comes to its
    • of Spirit-Self. That will come about in the sixth epoch of
    • Graeco-Roman, and our own epoch. Let us now for a moment transport
    • Africa. While certain souls, in Asia and Africa, at the epoch of the
    • parts of the earth, so that each epoch of development should find what
    • epochs towards which we are advancing? We will go into this question
  • Title: Life Between ... I: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
    Matching lines:
    • This is connected with the fact that in the Greek epoch mankind had
    • during the Greek epoch during the Mystery of Golgotha has illumined
    • the Greco-Latin epoch.
    • The more progress we make in our present epoch, the more will the
  • Title: Life Between ... III: Mans Journey Through the Planetary Spheres
    Matching lines:
    • particular epoch. They imparted to this people, to this epoch, what
    • it was essential for this people and epoch to receive. In point of
    • fact that it did not limit itself to one people and one epoch.
    • all epochs of time. Christianity is so intimately connected with the
    • particular people, and particular epoch, but for all the peoples of
  • Title: Life Between ... V: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
    Matching lines:
    • for what is essential in our epoch. On the one hand, we have to
  • Title: Life Between ... VIII: Between Death and a New Birth
    Matching lines:
    • most strongly prevalent during the Greek epoch. At the end of the
    • earlier epochs men were clairvoyant and the soul was highly
  • Title: Life Between ... XII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch, and ultimately they will be totally cast off
  • Title: Life Between ... XIII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
    Matching lines:
    • essentials of our particular mission in the present epoch of cosmic
    • The imperfections of an earlier epoch are still more important for
    • the following epoch than its perfections. The perfections are there
    • perfected in an earlier epoch is there to be enjoyed. Imperfection,
    • principle that perfection signifies for the different epochs the end
  • Title: Lecture III: Human and Cosmic Thought
    Matching lines:
    • hand, with the result that different epochs develop one-sided
    • be necessary for certain epochs strongly to oppose the trend of this
  • Title: Lecture IV: Human and Cosmic Thought
    Matching lines:
    • soul of Nietzsche moves on; a second epoch begins. Here we find
  • Title: Lecture III: Human and Cosmic Thought
    Matching lines:
    • hand, with the result that different epochs develop one-sided
    • be necessary for certain epochs strongly to oppose the trend of this
  • Title: Lecture IV: Human and Cosmic Thought
    Matching lines:
    • soul of Nietzsche moves on; a second epoch begins. Here we find
  • Title: The Rishis
    Matching lines:
    • This fourth Cultural epoch was the time in which the upward
    • What now — in contrast to the first four cultural epochs
    • taken to the Other Side. Before the Fourth Epoch, light shone
    • Christ appeared during the fourth Cultural Epoch, hence the
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: The Nature and Significance of Karma in the Personal and Individual, and in Humanity, the Earth and the Universe
    Matching lines:
    • see something curious. If we compare this epoch with our own, we shall
    • the humanity in a previous epoch. We see how a person is placed in the
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: Karma and the Animal Kingdom
    Matching lines:
    • the various epochs and also with the various peoples. It is certainly
    • of this epoch. Now if the Sun had remained in union with the Earth,
    • to and during the Atlantean Epoch — came down again and entered
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: Forces of Nature, Volcanic Eruptions, Earthquakes and Epidemics in Relation to Karma
    Matching lines:
    • We can now go back to an earlier epoch. If on the one side we perceive
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: Karma of the Higher Beings
    Matching lines:
    • period will be followed by a sixth and seventh cultural epoch. I have
    • may go back to an epoch of the Egyptian evolution, and there we find
    • then act in two ways — consciously, or else unconsciously. In our epoch
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: Karmic Effects Of Our Experiences As Men and Women. Death and Birth In Relationship to Karma
    Matching lines:
    • were not invented before our epoch, for humanity in an earlier epoch
    • examines life more closely. There has been hardly a single epoch in
    • Let us, therefore, look back upon a remote epoch of human evolution
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: Free Will and Karma in the Future of Human Evolution
    Matching lines:
    • one particular epoch. The teachings of Spiritual Science on the other
    • spheres of human life, evolution continues from epoch to epoch with
  • Title: Manifestations/Karma: Lecture: Individual and Human Karma. Karma of the Higher Beings.
    Matching lines:
    • acquired may be saved for the corresponding later epochs of human
    • clairvoyance, who, since mankind has reached the epoch in which this
  • Title: Lecture: Secrets/Threshold: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • initiation in the third post-Atlantean epoch, either directly within
    • about in successive epochs by the varying character of peoples,
    • wisdom from one epoch of civilization to the next.
  • Title: Lecture: Secrets/Threshold: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • remnant of earth epochs that have died away, of what cosmic epochs
    • struggles with another but even an epoch of time confronts another in
  • Title: Lecture: Secrets/Threshold: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • ahrimanic and luciferic influences also change. Our epoch is to some
    • they prefer to admit to being apes during the Moon epoch
  • Title: Lecture 1: On the Meaning of Life
    Matching lines:
    • The later epochs had quite a different mission. We know that a descent
  • Title: Lecture 2: On the Meaning of Life
    Matching lines:
    • greatest event of the earthly evolution. In our epoch the seeds of
    • have a repetition in our own epoch of the Egypto-Chaldean
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Introduction by Frédéric Kozlik
    Matching lines:
    • beginning of our era. For this epoch, which covers the pre-classical
    • the social and geographical realities of a given epoch. If we examine
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • Greco-Latin epoch we can put before our soul.
    • post-Atlantean epoch, and also the early Middle Ages, had enough to do
    • during this epoch. Externally, Greece was subjected to Rome in such a
    • fourth post-Atlantean epoch, than to the first, the Greek stream.
    • Then another epoch followed after an epoch of stagnation, of which
    • even history tells us but little. It was an epoch when right was
    • The Middle Ages or the beginning of our new epoch required that
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of post-Atlantean times, to bring into being for them all they
    • post-Atlantean epoch. What was it they were really looking for?
    • intention of the luciferic powers. From the Atlantean epoch on, it had
    • the consciousness soul in our present epoch.
    • continue to develop. The men of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • There will certainly be onesidedness in this cultural epoch. That goes
    • working into the fifth post-Atlantean epoch — all this unrest,
    • epoch in order to distort them and make them serve their ends. Look at
    • saying about the forces at work in this fifth post-Atlantean epoch. We
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • a necessary part of the evolution of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch
    • faculties that we need in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch are being
    • post-Atlantean epoch. In the fourth post-Atlantean culture they were
    • epoch, for they mean to try again to achieve their purpose.
    • our calm and peaceful evolution in this fifth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • earth that humanity in the fourth and fifth post-Atlantean epochs
    • what the ahrimanic powers had striven for in these epochs could have
    • into the forming of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch and, on the other,
    • epoch can develop. The veil must be lifted now so that consciousness
    • epoch, the ideal of the service of mankind we should recognize as
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • age, which we describe as the fifth post-Atlantean cultural epoch. We
    • post-Atlantean cultural epoch, calling it the Greco-Latin in
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch, during which the Greco-Roman culture developed
    • this fourth epoch lasted until the beginning of the fifteenth century
    • When we picture the nature of the Greco-Roman epoch, it appears to us
    • re-appear in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. In other words it was
    • The Greek and the Roman epochs were a great disillusionment for
    • Then came the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, which has definite tasks in
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the task of the fifth epoch was to develop the
    • post-Atlantean epoch. Plato, the Greek, says expressly: Sight consists
    • different faculty belonging to the fifth epoch might arise. This
    • faculty of the fifth epoch, which lasts from the beginning of the
    • in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch. The fifth epoch will thereby
    • receive its stamp. But in this same epoch human beings will have to
    • culture. Again in this later epoch the aim of the luciferic and
    • century of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, but behind the curtains of
    • world history, even before the beginning of this fifth epoch, complete
    • its basic tone in the epoch of Atlantis. Lucifer and Ahriman wish,
    • powers are rendered primitive for the fifth post-Atlantean epoch and
    • post-Atlantean epoch.
    • powers of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, but with the impulses that
    • was unsuited to this later epoch. One of these priests had attained
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • must come to expression in our fifth post-Atlantean epoch has been in
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch. I must remind you today how I have often
    • post-Atlantean epoch were first laid down in germ, back before the
    • canto of the third epoch — it is divided in epochs — of the
    • European evolution in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch lies concealed
    • epoch.
  • Title: Inner Impulses: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • individual, personal, if in a definite epoch it were torn out of this
  • Title: Cosmic New Year: Lecture I: The Three Streams in the Life of Civilization. The Mysteries of Light, of Man, and of the Earth.
    Matching lines:
    • preserved into a much later epoch. Thus we find humanity in the later
  • Title: Cosmic New Year: Lecture III: The Mystery of the Human Will
    Matching lines:
    • Atlantean epoch man gave himself up to a form of black magic. The
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas-Soul: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • ancient epoch the time had not yet arrived in which beings could
    • epoch, when a number of those spirits, identified with the divine
    • The epoch during which Michael cast the Dragon down to earth was
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas-Soul: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • in former epochs of human evolution the lighting up of real memory, of
    • relation to the cosmos, it must be but a transition to another epoch
    • toward the whole cosmos. In the present epoch of civilization —
    • were. But precisely during the epoch that must now terminate, that
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas-Soul: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • the herd, it was done. The cult of that epoch was anything but an
    • older epochs that sort of schooling was not the mental training to
    • epochs, that was all one: it was simply a case of his having to
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas-Soul: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • geologists use to calculate geologic epochs by millions of years: they
    • epoch this was celebrated in the great and profound rites performed in
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Preface
    Matching lines:
    • in early epochs this knowledge was achieved, protected, nurtured in
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian epoch; to look back also to the period of time which
    • During the Lemurian epoch the Earth went through the Moon stage. It
    • ancient epoch. On the other hand there was at that time around the
    • the earliest part of the Lemurian epoch we have those gigantic
    • epoch, if, let us say, we could set up a little sentry box somewhere
    • in the later part of the Lemurian epoch.
    • Lemurian epoch with that of Atlantis, a peculiar prospect would face
    • epoch do there develop out of these animals and plants the animals
    • planets, and came back again in the Atlantean epoch. This went on
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • certain epochs in the Old Moon-organization when within the
    • the epoch of freedom must be found inwardly by man. No longer through
    • Mysteries of Hibernia, that a new age begins in the epoch in which
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture X: The Chthonic and the Eleusinian Mysteries
    Matching lines:
    • in the Mysteries of Hibernia. We indicated also that epoch in which
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XI: The Secret of Plants, of Metals, and of Men
    Matching lines:
    • of damp warmth, and of damp cold; and as a true man of that epoch he
    • this example you will see that at this epoch of time things were
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XII: The Mysteries of the Samothracian Kabiri
    Matching lines:
    • those epochs of which I am now speaking further back still, towards
    • earlier epoch in a much more majestic and mighty way than we find
    • and then came a middle epoch, which passed away in the first
    • Therewith begins an epoch which I indicated when we
    • spoke about the Hibernian Mysteries. There begins that epoch when man
    • new epoch could no longer lead him to what his true being really is,
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XIII: Transition from the Spirit of the Ancient Mysteries to the Spirit of the Mysteries of the Middle Ages
    Matching lines:
    • definite epoch of time.”
    • Then there came a transitional epoch (when I hold the
    • transitional epoch, which finally led on to the 14th and 15th
    • centuries when, as you know, a new epoch in human evolution began.
    • Following that there came a transitional epoch; and then
    • speaking now of that epoch which culminated in Rosicrucianism about
    • divine, there now comes this middle epoch in which the events and
    • In the epoch during the first centuries after the rise
    • epoch, a few centuries after the rise of Christianity Astrology
    • In all these epochs the art of healing was to a high
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XIV: Human Soul-Strivings During the Middle Ages the Rosicrucian Mysteries
    Matching lines:
    • I do not speak of this epoch of time because it is
    • the last lecture that in the investigators of this epoch a tragic
    • Then came that epoch of which I have spoken to you, the
    • epoch from the 10th to the 15th century after Christ. The medieval
    • Behind the Macedonian epoch, was a Mystery which
  • Title: Fundamentals of Anthroposophical Medicine: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • above downward during the first epoch of human life, and the
  • Title: Anthroposophical Approach to Medicine: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • puberty, an epoch begins again when it is easy for him to fall a prey
    • upwards and the others from above downwards during the first epoch of
  • Title: Social Future: Lecture I: The Social Question as a Cultural Question, a Question of Equity, and a Question of Economics
    Matching lines:
    • of the world has produced great, epoch-making results, especially in
    • exist, the requirements of human evolution at the present epoch in
  • Title: Social Future: Lecture III: The Task and Limitations of of Democracy, Public and Criminal Law
    Matching lines:
    • certain attributes developed in the succeeding epochs of time out of
  • Title: Social Future: Lecture IV: Cultural Questions, Spiritual Science, Art, Science, Religion
    Matching lines:
    • the child learnt is renewed at every later epoch of life.
  • Title: World Economy: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • the first lecture, in former epochs — nay, even as late as the
    • outer life. This again takes place within a certain historic epoch,
    • it undoubtedly existed in former epochs of human evolution — had
    • You see, in former epochs the division of labour had no peculiar
  • Title: Man's Life on Earth: Introduction
    Matching lines:
    • the years of war, Rudolf Steiner had put forward his epoch-making
  • Title: Lecture I: Man's Life on Earth
    Matching lines:
    • that epoch.
    • initiation truths that were handed down from past epochs were no
    • again for man to look back into those earlier epochs of his
    • part of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch of culture, the initiates were
    • most effective remedies today come from that ancient epoch, little as
  • Title: Lecture II: Man's Life on Earth
    Matching lines:
    • in the epoch when intellectuality puts only thoughts into our heads,
  • Title: Lecture III: Man's Life on Earth
    Matching lines:
    • fact that in this epoch of evolution it is not left to man himself to
    • been the same, they have varied in different epochs. If we go back to
    • epoch of time has, you see, its own task and mission. The oriental
    • For the present epoch of time marks the transition to the attainment
    • again and again to the study of the different epochs of history,
  • Title: Lecture VI: Man's Life on Earth
    Matching lines:
    • about to happen in our epoch. I will say more of it in the third part
    • are in fact emerging from the epoch when each of us had so to speak,
    • epoch that is now beginning — brought on by the present
  • Title: Lecture: Planetary Spheres: Introduction
    Matching lines:
    • the years of war, Rudolf Steiner had put forward his epoch-making
  • Title: Lecture: Planetary Spheres: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • that epoch.
    • initiation truths that were handed down from past epochs were no
    • again for man to look back into those earlier epochs of his
    • part of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch of culture, the initiates were
    • most effective remedies today come from that ancient epoch, little as
  • Title: Lecture: Planetary Spheres: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • in the epoch when intellectuality puts only thoughts into our heads,
  • Title: Lecture: Planetary Spheres: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • fact that in this epoch of evolution it is not left to man himself to
    • been the same, they have varied in different epochs. If we go back to
    • epoch of time has, you see, its own task and mission. The oriental
    • For the present epoch of time marks the transition to the attainment
    • again and again to the study of the different epochs of history,
  • Title: Lecture: Planetary Spheres: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • about to happen in our epoch. I will say more of it in the third part
    • are in fact emerging from the epoch when each of us had so to speak,
    • epoch that is now beginning — brought on by the present
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture I: The Event of the Appearance of Christ in the Etheric World
    Matching lines:
    • science, it becomes obvious at once that the epochs of our earth
    • experienced during a certain epoch of our earthly evolution, then,
    • epoch. As a result we will be unable in the succeeding period to
    • in keeping with the various epochs, and they absorbed what was to be
    • also be used to refer to more extensive epochs. The designation of
    • that particular epoch has to offer, it is very difficult to make up
    • for the loss in another epoch. They must then wait a very long time
    • the Dark Age has run its course and a new epoch is just beginning, in
    • It might easily happen in our epoch (indeed, more easily
    • in a muddled fashion. This epoch could pass by humanity without
    • We thus see that there is indeed something in our epoch
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture II: Spiritual Science as Preparation for a New Etheric Vision
    Matching lines:
    • the various ages of civilization, we also come to particular epochs
    • the Egyptian-Chaldean-Babylonian-Assyrian epoch. This was preceded by
    • Another epoch followed, during which human beings
    • on, the Silver Age. During this epoch, human beings living between
    • civilization. Dvapara Yuga coincides in turn with later epochs of
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture IV: Mysteries of the Universe: Comets and the Moon
    Matching lines:
    • kingdom hold good in the strict sense only since the Lemurian epoch
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture V: The Reappearance of Christ in the Etheric
    Matching lines:
    • belong to an epoch in the history of the evolution of humanity that
    • its course and because from epoch to epoch ever-new faculties appear
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture VI: The Sermon on the Mount
    Matching lines:
    • What occurs in such a significant epoch of humanity
    • again a Solomon epoch; the spirit of Solomon works in the best human
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture VII: The Return of Christ
    Matching lines:
    • we also know the epoch in which he lives. The human soul evolves
    • Before this epoch it was completely different, because human souls
    • and the dark epoch called the lesser Kali Yuga began, in which the
    • of that dark epoch. In remembering past epochs, the human soul might
    • epoch, a new possibility arose for a human being to unite himself
    • We are living in an extremely important epoch. We must
    • appearance in 1759 corresponded with the epoch in which Voltaireanism
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture IX: The Etherization of the Blood
    Matching lines:
    • suitable for that epoch. At the time when Christ Jesus lived on
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture X: Individual Spirit Beings and the Undivided Foundation of the World: Part 1
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch is there for the purpose of extirpating
    • fourth post-Atlantean cultural epoch the task lay in the struggle
    • from America; in the age when the fifth post-Atlantean epoch began,
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture XI: Individual Spirit Beings and the Undivided Foundation of the World: Part 2
    Matching lines:
    • post-Atlantean epoch, however, can make this mystery its own through
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture XIII: The Three Realms of the Dead: Life Between Death and a New Birth
    Matching lines:
    • epoch. They did not carry much weight formerly, but we do not need to
    • epochs, but it is especially apparent in our own time. Today one can
    • post-Atlantean epoch, humanity is actually evolving in the direction
    • survive the sixth epoch if people do not begin to feel these things
  • Title: Rosicrucianism/Initiation: Lecture III: The Time of Transition
    Matching lines:
    • tone of a particular epoch of time must look for that source in the
    • Spiritual whence spring the forces that stream through this epoch of
  • Title: Rosicrucianism/Initiation: Lecture VI: The Tasks of the Michael Age
    Matching lines:
    • side the first Post-Atlantean epoch, the ancient Indian. At that time
    • epoch, as described in my
    • old Persian epoch the seers could feel the resistance of the Earth:
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch, all the knowledge that the Initiates drew
    • Initiate of the old Persian epoch looked to the solid earth. Wherever
    • his inner vision. The Initiate of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch looked
    • the case. Remember once more that in the ancient Persian epoch men
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch. The water on the Earth reflects. What is
    • with his visions. The Initiates of all these epochs could say to
    • in this epoch. They received it into themselves and assimilated it as
    • old Persian epoch wrote very much in the astral light with the help
    • old Persian epoch appeared, the whole of the astral light, destined
    • Indian epoch. Today I shall only go back to the ancient Persian
    • epoch. All Nature: all the elements — solid, liquid, airy, and
    • the old Persian epoch wrote on this slate as much as could be written
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch were able to continue the writing in their way;
    • former epochs of culture the humanity of today must read in the
    • came out in the old Persian epoch; what they secreted in his
    • intellectual or mind-soul came out during the Grecian epoch. The
    • been since the beginning of the Michael epoch, since the end of the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas III: The Michael Inspiration
    Matching lines:
    • human beings in a remarkable manner, and have been so in all epochs
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas IV: A Michael Lecture
    Matching lines:
    • side the first Post-Atlantean epoch, the ancient Indian. At that time
    • epoch, as described in my
    • old Persian epoch the seers could feel the resistance of the earth;
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch, all the knowledge that the Initiates drew
    • Initiate of the old Persian epoch looked to the solid earth. Wherever
    • his inner vision. The Initiate of the Egypto-Chaldean epoch looked
    • the case. Remember once more that in the ancient Persian epoch men
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch. The water on the Earth reflects. What is
    • united with his visions. The Initiates of all these epochs could say
    • about Nature in this epoch. They received it into themselves and
    • approximately as follows: The Initiates of the old Persian epoch
    • of the earth. When the first Initiate of the old Persian epoch
    • an unwritten slate. I shall speak later of the old Indian epoch.
    • To-day I shall only go back to the ancient Persian epoch. All Nature:
    • the old Persian epoch wrote on this slate as much as could be written
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch were able to continue the writing in their way;
    • relation to former epochs of culture the humanity of to-day must read
    • sentient body, came out into the old Persian epoch; what they
    • secreted in his sentient soul, came out in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch;
    • the Grecian epoch. The spiritual soul which we are now to evolve is
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas Va: The Michael Impulse and the Mystery of Golgotha (Part I)
    Matching lines:
    • successive epochs of mankind are subject to the Archai, the Spirits of
    • epoch of civilisation. We have to distinguish quite sharply from other
    • epochs the period which began about the 15th'16th century and which
    • epoch brought natural science to the height it attained in the 19th
    • super-sensible world the spiritual culture of the epoch which is just
    • Gabriel was the guiding Spirit in the cultural epoch which came to an
    • that will become more and more evident — an epoch begins into
    • coming epoch will be as charged with Inspiration and Intuition as the
    • preceding epoch has been lacking in all Inspiration and in all
    • Two epochs of time meet sharply at this point; one to which all
    • past epoch were by no means inactive. What an external physiology
    • understanding of spiritual science. And then in our epoch, in the
    • epoch at the beginning of which we stand, super-sensible forces will
    • understand this. It means that something which in all previous epochs
    • All this belongs to what is important in the transition from one epoch
    • into another. The transition, however, from the Gabriel epoch into the
    • Michael epoch in our time has all the characteristics of a transition
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas Vb: The Michael Impulse and the Mystery of Golgotha (Part II)
    Matching lines:
    • At no time in human evolution have two successive epochs been so
    • course and the epoch upon which we are now entering. And never before
    • spoke of this yesterday. The epoch immediately preceding the Mystery
    • the Hebrews; it marks a new epoch. This reveals itself clearly enough
    • Golgotha, the same Spirit who is the Leader of our own culture epoch
    • without preparation. New epochs will continually arise which will
    • the epoch which has just elapsed. Countless souls died during that
    • epoch who went through the gate of death with a materialistic outlook.
    • epoch was to find natural science. At that time the laws of nature
    • height and strength in ideas which during the past epoch produced
  • Title: Lecture: Moon-birth and Sun-birth. Necessity and Freedom. Stages of the Ancient
    Matching lines:
    • the founding of Christianity. These are the epochs which I called in my
    • name and the civilisation of that first epoch existed on the soil that
    • those epochs man developed until about the thirtieth year of his life
  • Title: Lecture: The Moon-secret Spring and Autumn mysteries
    Matching lines:
    • physical body, with the Earth. Now with the epoch of materialism it
  • Title: Lecture: The Mysteries of Ephesus The Aristotelian Categories
    Matching lines:
    • carry with them experiences of former epochs into later ones. The
    • epochs.
  • Title: Contents: Significant Facts
    Matching lines:
    • earthly lives. The men of the Lemurian and Atlantean epochs and
    • post-Atlantean epoch as the nemesis of materialism, Gradual
  • Title: Significant Facts: Lecture I: A Convulsive Element in Humanity in the Nineteenth Century
    Matching lines:
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, of many things that existed in quite different
    • fourth Atlantean epoch, were well acquainted and with which they
  • Title: Significant Facts: Lecture II: Ancient Occult Magic. The Ahasver Mystery.
    Matching lines:
    • evolution of the earth must be divided into an epoch preceding the
    • Mystery of Golgotha and an epoch following the Mystery of Golgotha.
    • We know, too, that in the epoch before the Mystery of Golgotha,
    • wisdom that was misused in the Lemurian epoch and perished with the
    • Lemurians; the wisdom that was then misused in the Atlantean epoch
    • wisdom in the last periods of the Lemurian epoch. Whence had it come?
    • the Old Moon epoch but who were nevertheless at a higher level than
    • during the Atlantean and Post-Atlantean epochs did not yet exist. In
    • Atlantean epoch? First and foremost there was the wisdom which must
    • In that epoch of Atlantis there were communities led by
    • epoch, when it was still possible for men to regulate the stream of
    • If in the Atlantean epoch there had been painters and
    • poem. But Dante lived at the time when the epoch during which men
    • approaching epoch and still hold good today. Petrarch replied to his
  • Title: Significant Facts: Lecture III: The Tragic Wrestling with Knowledge. The Secrets of the Future Sixth Cultural Period.
    Matching lines:
    • that is blazoned abroad as great and epoch-making and that they
    • in a happy-go-lucky way accept such a discovery as epoch-making; but
    • our attention to epochs of human evolution lying in the far distant
    • epoch that men came down again as souls from their sojourn in the
    • to becoming inflexible. Just as since the Atlantean epoch onwards
    • into our fifth post-Atlantean epoch the physical body has acquired
    • fixed forms, so from the fifth epoch on into the sixth and from then
    • onwards into the second main epoch after Atlantis, the etheric body
    • itself very strongly. We are living now in the fifth epoch (of the
    • first main epoch after Atlantis), then comes the sixth and then
    • the seventh, and in these sixth and seventh epochs, the etheric
    • consequences, namely, that in the sixth epoch of post-Atlantean
    • In the sixth epoch this will play no part at all; man will himself
    • epoch. Particularly those animals which are nowadays consumed as
    • himself: Yes, in the fifth post-Atlantean epoch there were
    • an undersized occipital bone; in the sixth post-Atlantean epoch this
    • sixth post-Atlantean epoch. The poems give one the impression of
    • post-Atlantean epoch he will be subject to the very same fate
    • fate overtaking man in the sixth epoch — the fate of having
  • Title: Arts and Their Mission: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • back, in survey, over the evolution of mankind, we see that the epochs
    • time. This differs greatly from epoch to epoch. Today, however, there
    • Indian epoch following the great Atlantean catastrophe.
    • the earth planet, arose in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch. Gradually,
    • during the first epoch, that of ancient India. If we go back to the
    • the human beings of this primeval epoch saw how the rivers flowed and
    • it would have seemed incomprehensible to a man of this ancient epoch
    • the first post-Atlantean epoch, the ancient Indian time, the divine ego
    • [ 1 ] I call the second epoch Ancient
    • ancient Persian epoch it was different. Man experienced the year's course
    • the immediately preceding epoch; no longer able to see in the cosmos
    • Indian epoch, for inhabitants of the same territory to have closer ties
    • belonging to a folk, did not exist during the ancient Indian epoch.
    • Egypto-Chaldean period. Though, during that epoch, awareness of the
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch made no similar mistake. They knew that thoughts
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch had spoken our language, he would not, like us,
    • cultural epoch that man first became an earth citizen. The conception of
    • century, at the start of the fifth post-Atlantean cultural epoch; that,
    • evolution but, rather, something suited to our epoch, something resulting
  • Title: Arts and Their Mission: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • epochs when such realities were sensed, man had a strong desire not to
  • Title: Arts and Their Mission: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • primal foundation of earthly creation, before the Lemurian epoch of
  • Title: Arts and Their Mission: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • in the evolution of mankind to what we call the Atlantean epoch when
  • Title: Kingdom of Childhood: Synopsis of Lectures
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of life child is wholly sense-organ. Nature of child's
    • epoch, seven to fourteen, fantasy and imagination as life-blood of
  • Title: Kingdom of Childhood: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • In first epoch of life child is wholly sense-organ. Nature of child's
    • epoch, seven to fourteen, fantasy and imagination as life-blood of
    • first epoch of life. It is however the case that during the first
    • reveal themselves in this second life epoch. In the first epoch,
    • it, especially for that age or life epoch of the child in which he is
  • Title: Kingdom of Childhood: Lecture 4
    Matching lines:
    • child of six or seven. Thus it is that the different epochs of life
  • Title: Kingdom of Childhood: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • things that the materialistic epoch has done with regard to the
  • Title: Kingdom of Childhood: Lecture 6
    Matching lines:
    • important to consider this epoch between the ninth and tenth
  • Title: Spiritual Science and Medicine -- Contents
    Matching lines:
    • epochs of life — Relationship of ages of life to the planets —
  • Title: Spiritual Science and Medicine -- Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • different epoch from man — viz., plant life.
  • Title: Spiritual Science and Medicine -- Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • note of the different epochs in the child's life, i.e., from birth to
    • mind that man lives in two life-epochs, which are in some respects
  • Title: Spiritual Science and Medicine -- Lecture XII
    Matching lines:
    • For the third vital epoch, a similar importance adheres to the even
  • Title: Spiritual Science and Medicine -- Lecture XV
    Matching lines:
    • protective and remedial instincts at a very primitive epoch, and these
  • Title: Lecture: Curative Education: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • development of a particular epoch, how a generation, when it descends
  • Title: Lecture: Curative Education: Lecture 5
    Matching lines:
    • the first two epochs — even perhaps also through the third.
  • Title: Lecture: Curative Education: Lecture 7
    Matching lines:
    • that the child has had in the epoch through which he has already
    • seven-year epoch — the reactions that naturally arise when
  • Title: Lecture: Curative Education: Lecture 8
    Matching lines:
    • out over the later development; but the first epoch of life may do
    • does not grow into the third epoch of life in the right way. There
    • their full and entire constitution grow into the epoch that lies
    • retain instead during that epoch the orientation of the forces that
    • exactly half-way through the epoch of the first seven years and is a
    • the second epoch, half-way between the seventh and fourteenth years —
  • Title: Lecture: Curative Education: Lecture 9
    Matching lines:
    • We read about it of course in the books, but in the present epoch,
  • Title: Lecture: Curative Education: Lecture 11
    Matching lines:
    • the first epoch of life. You can see at once what is lacking; the
  • Title: Threefold Order: Part II: Lecture: The Impulse Towards the Threefold Order
    Matching lines:
    • entered upon a totally new epoch as regards the evolution of
    • the human soul, — an epoch, in which the soul of man is
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture I: The Principle of Spiritual Economy in Connection with Questions of Reincarnation: An Aspect of the Spiritual Guidance of Mankind
    Matching lines:
    • world. During the Indian epoch, the longing for the spiritual
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture III: More Intimate Aspects of Reincarnation
    Matching lines:
    • for these cultural epochs.
    • it may be said that we are living in an epoch today when a
    • reincarnated, how the legacies of the ancient Atlantean epoch
    • illustrate to us how mysteries are at work from one epoch to
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture IV: Results of Spiritual Scientific Investigations of the Evolution of Humanity: I
    Matching lines:
    • prehistorical epochs there are two sources that can give
    • we have today are the last remnants of an epoch when whole
    • in the Atlantean epoch, as we have said, it unfolded its full
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture VI: On the Occasion of the Dedication of the Francis of Assisi Branch
    Matching lines:
    • Atlantean epoch that started small just like ours. The
    • conquest will, of course, extend into a later epoch. But just
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture VIII: The Event of Golgotha. The Brotherhood of the Holy Grail. The Spiritualized Fire.
    Matching lines:
    • descended from spiritual heights in various epochs and
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture IX: Ancient Revelation and Learning How to Ask Modern Questions
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epoch, such a reflection no longer took place
    • post-Atlantean cultural epoch, possible for us to develop an
    • fifth epoch who must rely on themselves and on their own ego
    • fifth epoch to ensure that humanity would continue to be
    • epoch. Parsifal had been instructed not to ask too many
    • the Apocalypse that the people in the fifth cultural epoch
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture X: The God of the Alpha and the God of the Omega
    Matching lines:
    • weaker in the ego. In the Atlantean epoch the ego during
    • traced its cultural epochs from the ancient Indian down to
    • our own fifth post-Atlantean epoch. We have seen that during
    • spiritual world bit by bit. In the first epoch, the ancient
    • first in the ancient Persian epoch that there arose the
    • epoch was that consciousness between death and rebirth became
    • Egyptian epoch, a substantial part of the soul's
    • epoch of ancient Persia, when the human soul had lost much of
    • this epoch the soul had said: “I will turn back because
    • the Indian and the Persian epochs. Devas were the good beings
    • epoch, the Buddha was teaching: Yes, there is a spiritual
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture XI: From Buddha to Christ
    Matching lines:
    • the event that separates us from an even more ancient epoch
    • ancient Atlantean epoch, the adepts of the Sun Oracle had
    • the end of the Atlantean epoch. That was the time when the
    • was the second epoch, the ancient Persian or Zarathustran
    • the ancient Atlantean epoch. Zarathustra beheld this spirit
    • physical world since the last third of the Atlantean epoch
    • the third post-Atlantean epoch, proclaimed.
    • to the fourth epoch of the post-Atlantean culture, to the
    • Graeco-Roman epoch. Up to this point, human beings were
    • will.” During the post-Atlantean epoch he also toiled
    • During this fourth post-Atlantean, the Graeco-Roman epoch,
    • fourth cultural epoch this very same being lived for three
  • Title: Contents: Man in the Past, the Present and the Future
    Matching lines:
    • and sagas. Druid culture in its prime preceded the epoch of
  • Title: Lecture II: Man in the Past, the Present and the Future
    Matching lines:
    • must lie in some original sin. Thus at a particular epoch the
    • consolation. This is the epoch which exhibited such magnificent
    • nowadays (and by nowadays I mean our present epoch of history which may of
  • Title: Lecture III: Man in the Past, the Present and the Future
    Matching lines:
    • in the epoch of which I spoke yesterday, the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, it
    • and so reach the conclusion that some epoch, the Silurian or Devonian
  • Title: Lecture IV: The Sun-Initiation of the Druid Priest and His Moon-Science
    Matching lines:
    • and sagas. Druid culture in its prime preceded the epoch of
    • from the one whole, Sun-Moon-Earth; and then at a much later epoch, of
    • then in the different evolutionary epochs of human civilization, by
    • which I mean, of course, the more ancient epochs of civilization,
    • always signifies something that was active in the epochs of decadence
    • to what preceded this epoch of degeneration, and was active when the
    • epoch when the Druid Mysteries were in their prime. And with the means
    • its essence is to be found in an epoch preceding that which echoes to
    • Wotan really lies later in time than this epoch when the Druid culture
    • But we must always bear in mind that we are here speaking of an epoch
  • Title: Lecture: The Cycle of the Year: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • want to grasp the whole significance of our present earth epoch. If we
  • Title: Lecture: The Cycle of the Year: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • words could sound across the ages from this epoch: “And if the
    • The Easter thought arose in those epochs of mankind in which there
    • post-Atlantean epoch, in which the event of Golgotha took place.
  • Title: Lecture: The Cycle of the Year: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • First of all, we must understand clearly that during a certain epoch,
  • Title: Lecture I: The Balance in the World and Man, Lucifer and Ahriman
    Matching lines:
    • experience reached a kind of culmination in the Greco-Latin epoch, we
    • during the Fourth Post-Atlantean or Greco-Roman epoch, Lucifer's
    • influence was the greater; in our own epoch, Ahriman is the
    • by the Sphinx. It was paramountly during the Greco-Latin epoch of
    • Post-Atlantean epoch, and indicates that when, in however small a
    • The basic tendency of our Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch is different. The
    • system, so the man of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch confronts
    • it is the task of man in the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch to get the
    • of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, so many problems have lost all
    • the dawn of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch that Mephistopheles is
    • Post-Atlantean epoch.
    • The man of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch has quite a different task.
    • epoch, who confronts Ahriman-Mephistopheles, must take Lucifer into
    • Fourth and Fifth Post-Atlantean epochs.
    • the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch was called upon to strive with might
    • Post-Atlantean epoch must strive to become conscious in the spiritual
    • Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch.
  • Title: Lecture III: The Balance in the World and Man, Lucifer and Ahriman
    Matching lines:
    • epoch that demands rights will be succeeded by an epoch that asks
  • Title: Poetry/Speech: Decline and Re-edification
    Matching lines:
    • culture-epochs, the races, the elements and the spirit-world?
  • Title: Poetry/Speech: Lecture V: Poetry and Recitation
    Matching lines:
    • nature. He too sought to enter into an earlier epoch’s
  • Title: Poetry/Speech: Lecture VII: The Uttering of Syllables and the Speaking of Words
    Matching lines:
    • epoch of German poetry, Klopstock appealed to the invisible –
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Synopsis of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • different epochs of history — Greek, Buddhist, Ancient Hebrew.
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture I: Jesuit and Rosicrucian Training
    Matching lines:
    • every epoch has to be described as not yet known. And this
    • cognition. So at least a modern consciousness, attuned to our epoch,
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture II: Rosicrucian Training and Anthroposophical Training
    Matching lines:
    • participate in each epoch of human evolution, if human progress is to
    • lived only in the epoch of Old Testament civilisation and another
    • soul only in the New Testament epoch. It has meaning only if souls
    • are taken through all the epochs of civilisation and share in all the
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture III: Sources of Knowledge of Christ, Lord of Karma
    Matching lines:
    • research tells us that in our epoch Christ becomes the Lord of Karma
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture IV: Experiencing the Christ Impulse, Jerome and the Gospel of St. Matthew
    Matching lines:
    • way. From the Mystery of Golgotha until the coming of the epoch at
    • out that within the next 3,000 years, beginning from our own epoch,
    • that, from our own epoch onwards, a sufficiently large number of
    • recognised at the portal of a new Christian epoch than they were in
    • which is making ready for the future epoch of human evolution which
    • epoch of humanity is beginning, to lead the Gospels back to their
    • understandable that the next epoch of Christianity will be
    • experienced differently from the earlier epochs. On the other hand,
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture V: Redemption of the Physical Body
    Matching lines:
    • development in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch of civilisation. We
    • know that this epoch began about the eighth century before our era,
    • the preceding period, the third post-Atlantean epoch. The inspired
    • post-Atlantean epoch; and Aeschylus, who lived so early that a number
    • post-Atlantean epoch extends into the Greek age, but in that age the
    • fourth epoch comes to full expression. The wonderful Greek culture is
    • the purest expression of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • Earth-existence as the epoch in which the Spirits of Form first took
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture IX: The Exoteric Path to Christ
    Matching lines:
    • twentieth century a quite new epoch for the spiritual life of men
    • old and new epochs, a point marked by the Events of Palestine.
    • at the beginning of the new epoch signify that the original
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture X: The Esoteric Path to Christ
    Matching lines:
    • world-epoch in which we must expect an event that will not take place
    • and a new birth. But it will also be prepared for in the epoch of
    • you in advance.’ We are at the beginning of an epoch in which
    • will arise during the coming epoch. These capabilities will give a
    • given to humanity in each epoch. We see from history that new
    • humanity, says Lessing, if a soul lived in only one epoch? Whence
    • again, if what they had learnt in one epoch were not carried over
    • into the next, and its fruits into the following epoch and so on?
    • happened in the new epoch, and looking back on the Christ-Impulse and
    • so that human beings could come gradually to this epoch of evolution?
  • Title: Deed of Christ: Lecture 2: The Deed of Christ and the Opposing Spiritual Powers. Lucifer, Ahriman, Asuras.
    Matching lines:
    • further back, to the Lemurian epoch, when the souls of men incarnated
    • now speak again of this epoch, reminding ourselves, to begin with, of
    • every epoch — Lemurian, Atlantean, Post-Atlantean — it is possible
    • In the Lemurian epoch — the first that concerns us to-day — it was
    • the Atlantean epoch, the Spirits opposing the progressive Powers were the
    • In our own epoch, as time goes on, other spiritual Beings of whom we
    • Spirits actually achieve in the ancient Lemurian epoch?
    • Lemurian epoch? The best way to understand this is to cast our minds
    • sense, a beneficial effect, namely the fact that in the Lemurian epoch
    • the Spirits of Form in the Lemurian epoch. Had the Luciferic Spirits
    • of the Atlantean epoch onwards. But then he would have seen it
    • been in the middle of the Atlantean epoch.
    • epoch onwards. To what did these Ahrimanic Spirits entice him? They
    • now let us go further. In our days we are moving towards the epoch
    • Spirits in the Atlantean epoch, so our epoch too will see the
    • Of the Beings who intervened during the Lemurian epoch we must say:
    • transformation came about. Towards the end of the Atlantean epoch, the
    • force than was wielded by the Satanic powers in the Atlantean epoch or
    • by the Luciferic Spirits in the Lemurian epoch.
    • Sun”, of Christ. In the old Indian epoch of civilization the Holy
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Deed of Christ: Lecture 1: Mephistopheles and Earthquakes
    Matching lines:
    • the spirit we know as Lucifer, who during and after the Lemurian epoch
    • human evolution on earth through the epoch when the sun with its
    • end of the Lemurian epoch when, in his astral body, man was actually
    • ourselves what would have transpired if since the Lemurian epoch there
    • Atlantean epoch man would have evolved as a being who in every impulse
    • epoch. If that had happened, man's faculties of perception and
    • much later period. During the Lemurian and early Atlantean epochs, no
    • not taken effect in the Lemurian epoch; but on the other hand, the
    • the middle of the Atlantean epoch something would have befallen him
    • the Atlantean epoch: the tapestry of the sense-world would have been
    • since the Lemurian epoch and on into the Atlantean, that it could not
    • epoch — an influence from quite another side and not to be confused
    • From the middle of the Atlantean epoch an opponent quite different in
    • Being who since the middle of the Atlantean epoch had approached
    • Lucifer's influence in the Lemurian epoch was merely the corruption of
    • the faculty, still possessed by man in the Atlantean epoch, to
    • whom the Fifth Epoch of culture was to be born, an attitude of soul
    • proclaim it — our epoch courts these influences of Ahriman. In
    • half of the Atlantean epoch. The whole Post-Atlantean epoch has within
    • Atlantean epoch, Ahriman's karma has been linked with the karma of
  • Title: Lecture: (On) Apocalyptic Writings - I
    Matching lines:
    • must range over such vast epochs that he surveys the time before man
    • epochs which preceded these journeys through births and deaths. I also
    • surveyed the epoch which preceded that of our present Root Race,
    • that point of time in the middle of the Lemurian epoch, the
    • Lemurian epoch, he was not as dense a being as he is today. At the
    • stage of man. Physical man in that epoch is called the Eagle. In the
    • that in that epoch man had greater power over his etheric body
  • Title: Lecture: (On) Apocalyptic Writings - II
    Matching lines:
    • The Initiates of all epochs speak as St. John, the writer of the
    • a life repeats itself in certain epochs of human evolution. But in the
    • whereas the really significant epoch in the life of Jesus begins with
  • Title: Lecture: (On) Apocalyptic Writings - III
    Matching lines:
    • when in the middle of the Lemurian epoch the human spirit flashed up
    • If we go back to the middle of the Lemurian epoch and survey man's
    • the human race in the successive epochs of time. The
  • Title: Education: Summary
    Matching lines:
    • with the changes brought about in the souls of men through epochs. If man,
    • in the present epoch. Three stages in the development of education:
  • Title: Education: Lecture II: Principles of Greek Education
    Matching lines:
    • demands of any given epoch. To begin with, I want to describe to you
    • educational ideals of the different epochs — the ideals striven
    • epochs in respect of the perfecting of the education and instruction
    • developed throughout the Middle Ages, an epoch when the qualities of
    • ideal of one epoch appears to the eyes of another. For what steps
    • value in other epochs, we may acquire a foundation upon which we can
  • Title: Education: Lecture III: Greek Education and the Middle Ages
    Matching lines:
    • our present epoch the whole situation of education must be different
  • Title: Education: Lecture IV: The Connection of the Spirit with Bodily Organs
    Matching lines:
    • in any given epoch is naturally dependent on the general form of
    • human evolution are really due to the belief that ancient epochs,
    • epoch, that we feel how little progress has been made by civilization
  • Title: Education: Lecture V: The Emancipation of the Will in the Human Organism
    Matching lines:
    • criticizing any epoch, nor do I say that one epoch is of less value
    • than another. I merely want to describe how the different epochs
    • epochs have to be characterized more by negative, some more by
  • Title: Education: Lecture IX: Arithmetic, Geometry, History
    Matching lines:
    • describing one epoch after another and showing how the first is the
    • back leads into the epoch of the birth of Christ. In a large room it
    • prevailing in the various historical epochs. Nor need we confine
  • Title: Education: Lecture XI: Memory, Temperaments, Bodily Culture and Art
    Matching lines:
    • developed in the different epochs of human history, how this or that
    • motif in art plays its part in a particular epoch. Only so will those
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Guide to Contents
    Matching lines:
    • that in adult. Old age in early epochs. Maturation regresses in
    • Reflection of the three epochs of childhood in gesture, speaking,
    • thinking within the first epoch. Writing to be taught before reading
    • and bad as displeasure in middle epoch is true basis of
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • pre-historical epochs of mankind.
    • felt in the more ancient epochs of civilisation. But people
    • followed. What gives the Greek epoch its special value rests on
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture III
    Matching lines:
    • this is especially characteristic in the first epoch of the
    • the change of teeth, and on to puberty, we cover those epochs
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • Three Epochs of Childhood
    • we take the first epoch of a child's life, that is, the time
    • is most intensively developed in the first epoch of life. In
    • the second epoch the higher, finer body, the etheric body,
    • epoch of life? During this time they are bound up with the
    • this first epoch the child is different from what he becomes
    • up with the physical body. At the end of the first epoch they
    • during the first two stages of the second main epoch of life
    • of the second main epoch; from 9⅓ to
    • second main epoch the child is so organised that he responds
    • mythical mood. In the second subdivision of this longer epoch,
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture VI
    Matching lines:
    • few days ago we saw how things arising out of an earlier epoch
    • what is developed in one epoch can be carried over into later
    • epochs, but there will be metamorphosis, intensification,
    • to one epoch were there not also the possibility of carrying
    • later epoch, is used to further what is good. In order to
    • artists and others who at this particular epoch were concerned
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • time we are living in an epoch in which they are completely
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture VIII
    Matching lines:
    • fashioned out of music. If therefore we study old epochs of
    • intuition, if we enter into such oriental epochs of culture in
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture IX
    Matching lines:
    • able to characterise this by taking our own epoch as an
    • of human movement. In the earlier Greek epoch it would have
    • epoch; they used their capacity to work towards the
  • Title: Human Values in Education: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • earth. Let us take the brilliant writer of this epoch. He was
  • Title: Practical Course/Teachers: Lecture I: Introduction - Aphoristic remarks on Artistic Activity, Arithmetic, Reading, and Writing
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epochs, but that we cannot proceed as though we were
    • still in these epochs. People were different then. You will
    • transport the child into earlier cultural epochs now with
  • Title: Study of Man: Foreword
    Matching lines:
    • of historical epochs, the relation of man to the hierarchies — on
  • Title: Study of Man: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • know that the epochs of human evolution as they succeed each other
    • Post-Atlantean epoch was different, it was different again in the
    • second, and so on down to our fifth Post-Atlantean epoch. And we must
    • epoch of human evolution does not enter into the consciousness of
    • mankind until some time after this epoch has begun.
    • The epoch of evolution in which we live to-day began in the middle of
    • this epoch, particularly in the realm of education.
    • the sense of the education of the fourth Post-Atlantean epoch. Now
    • understand this at the very beginning: particular epochs have their
  • Title: Study of Man: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • the man of this epoch in evolution. Let us first of all be quite clear
  • Title: Study of Man: Lecture XI
    Matching lines:
    • completion in its bodily aspect, having evolved in former epochs
  • Title: Spiritual Ground: Lecture I: The Necessity for a Spiritual Insight
    Matching lines:
    • tasks and the stage of human development which belong to this epoch.
    • throughout the differing life-epochs. For in a child the spirit is
  • Title: Spiritual Ground: Lecture IV: Body Viewed from the Spirit
    Matching lines:
    • the different epochs of life they develop in different ways. During
    • the first epoch which extends to the change of teeth — as I have
  • Title: Spiritual Ground: Lecture IX: The Teachers of the Waldorf School
    Matching lines:
    • historical epochs, the meaning of present day life, etc. And these
  • Title: Lecture: A Lecture on Eurythmy
    Matching lines:
    • always be, in the course of human evolution on the earth, epochs
    • epoch, side by side with those arts which need for their expression
  • Title: Lecture: Inner Nature of Music: Lecture IV
    Matching lines:
    • case in earlier epochs of human evolution. Man lived less in his
  • Title: Lecture: Inner Nature of Music: Lecture V
    Matching lines:
    • There was no f and no c. For the early post-Atlantean epochs, the
    • into the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, in which experiences of the
    • of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch and are related to the experience
    • post-Atlantean epoch and with it the ability to express major and
  • Title: Lecture: Inner Nature of Music: Lecture VII
    Matching lines:
    • are prepared in humanity through whole epochs of time and are connected
    • lamentation. We thus can look back upon an epoch of the earth
  • Title: Behind the Scenes: Lecture 1
    Matching lines:
    • Lemurian, Atlantean and our own Post-Atlantean epochs; and again
    • stretches of time, we speak of certain epochs of culture within the
    • epoch.
    • Egypto-Chaldean epoch of civilisation differed from those of the
    • Greco-Latin epoch — and our own age, too, faces its own specific
    • A really true idea of the distinct tasks of the several epochs in
    • adequate characterisation of the successive epochs can, however, be
    • Conditions throughout the Fourth Post-Atlantean epoch were such that
    • Many things in respect of which men of the Greco-Latin epoch might
    • epoch. During this Fifth epoch, human beings must become conscious of
    • will, shall unfold in a particular epoch. In this Fifth Post-Atlantean
    • epoch humanity becomes ripe for the knowledge of certain things, just
    • as in earlier epochs men became ripe in other respects. One thing in
    • Post-Atlantean epoch seems highly paradoxical to the modern mind,
    • the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, will be stronger than the wishes of
    • epoch, certain conditions connected with the exercise of power, of
    • During the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch, simply because of inner
    • provide the best foundation for the future Sixth Post-Atlantean epoch
    • during the Fifth epoch, will show little inclination to be actively
    • epoch, will become known to men and also pass into the sphere of the
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Behind the Scenes: Lecture 2
    Matching lines:
    • Previous epochs still enjoyed a heritage from the days when
    • character of the Fifth Post-Atlantean epoch has been such that the
    • Post-Atlantean epoch. Only then can light be shed on all the difficult
    • Post-Atlantean epoch which is preparing in the East, and of putting
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Consciousness in Humanity during the post-Atlantean Epoch. The Mission of
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Synopsis
    Matching lines:
    • embodiments of the Earth and of primeval epochs in evolution.
    • civilization in the post-Atlantean epoch. The Holy Rishis of India.
    • Zarathustra made provision for the Egyptian civilization-epoch and
    • primeval Indian epoch: effects made upon the soul could be
    • Graeco-Latin epoch the power of soul-and-spirit over the body was
    • post-Atlantean epoch, the physical has gained predominance over the
    • soul. A new consciousness must develop. In the sixth epoch, the
    • Graeco-Latin epoch the human organism was still, in many cases,
    • for the epoch in which, they are communicated. Humanity has only now
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • certain epochs — but this is no longer the case to-day —
    • certain epochs. In our present time, therefore, it is necessary for a
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • must contemplate the epoch when Christ Jesus came to humanity, and
    • epoch were not always in existence. To believe that the same
    • from epoch to epoch. His faculties to-day are developed to the point
    • Lemurian epochs, the Bodhisattva who was incarnated and became Buddha
    • abandoned. From epoch to epoch, through every age, his work was to
    • for which it has been prepared through many, many epochs.’ Having
    • works through successive epochs as Bodhisattva appears as one into
    • to the fact that in the Atlantean epoch a large proportion of
    • present in post-Atlantean times. After the Atlantean epoch, in the
    • will grow steadily stronger. But there were epochs in the past when
    • love — this had to be taught, through epoch after epoch, from heavenly
    • epochs just referred to, when men still possessed a certain natural
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Three
    Matching lines:
    • evolution of humanity throughout the ages. When in the epoch
    • was together with certain beings in particular epochs and was related
    • epoch, had nevertheless to be freshly acquired in accordance with the
    • inner nature and of the faculties belonging to this epoch.
    • incarnations through the epochs of Lemuria and Atlantis, the
    • epoch onwards, man was also worked upon by beings under the
    • there everything of which man, in the present epoch, knows nothing and
    • epoch to epoch are present one day in the bodily nature of a human
    • epoch — the human being strips off the astral sheath that is around
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • can be traced back through various epochs to the primeval humanity of
    • immense antiquity and that even the Lemurian epoch was preceded by
    • Old Moon. Everything that preceded the Lemurian epoch was merely
    • preparation for the Earth's mission. During the Lemurian epoch man
    • bearer of an Ego. Before the Lemurian epoch the Earth was also
    • that prior to the Lemurian epoch there was a period when wide areas
    • epoch there was actually a time when it may be said — with
    • the Atlantean epoch, an ever-increasing number of souls descended,
    • civilizations of the post-Atlantean epoch. This Initiate gathered
    • period of the post-Atlantean epoch, men specially prepared were sent
    • Persian, in the Egypto-Chaldean epoch — and his soul became more
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • isolated and are separated only during certain epochs; then they
    • order to reach the highest level of his epoch, left that body and
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • transmitted to men as their own possession. In none of the epochs
    • ancient Indian epoch, also as the special nature of the Bodhisattva,
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Seven
    Matching lines:
    • Initiates. They knew too that in their epoch He was beyond the range
    • epochs of Earth evolution. Gautama Buddha's connection with the
    • of the moral sense is precisely the task of our own epoch — from
    • epoch to epoch? — If you were able to look into the great
    • proclaim from epoch to epoch. This Thirteenth is He whom the ancient
    • During the epoch of ancient Lemuria, certain beings insinuated
    • In the Lemurian epoch, after the onset of the Luciferic influence, of
    • Word which had been preserved since the Lemurian epoch came forth
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Eight
    Matching lines:
    • Evolution of Consciousness in Humanity during the post-Atlantean Epoch.
    • accept narratives of a past epoch such as that during which Christ
    • colonised the Earth. Then, in the post-Atlantean epoch, the various
    • erroneous to believe that during the post-Atlantean epoch man was
    • This was an epoch when men still lived more in the etheric body, not
    • through the different epochs. Thus we constantly lay stress upon the
    • In that early epoch,
    • ancient Indian epoch and one belonging to our own. In our time the
    • ancient Indian epoch, if one man hated another and spoke words
    • and you will realize that all healing in the ancient Indian epoch was
    • farther back we go in that civilization-epoch, the more evidence is
    • equilibrium. In that fourth post-Atlantean culture-epoch humanity had
    • ascend once more to spiritual heights. Since the Graeco-Latin epoch,
    • fifth post-Atlantean epoch, man has actually been driven below the
    • civilization, whereas now, in our epoch, the physical has gained the
    • post-Atlantean epoch — such consciousness has acquired a certain
    • epoch. But during the latter epoch there were always human beings in
    • that Christ Jesus appeared. Had He come in our epoch He would not
    • Example for mankind. In our epoch He would have encountered human
    • Path. In the sixth post-Atlantean epoch of civilization a
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Nine
    Matching lines:
    • jump is also taking place in our own epoch, but not so rapidly.
    • to men as a last prophetic announcement in the epoch preceding the
    • Power described by Christ Jesus for His epoch as the ‘God
  • Title: Gospel of Luke: Lecture Ten
    Matching lines:
    • that the needs of the human soul differ in different epochs and that
    • receive what is right and suitable in a particular epoch. The
    • new epoch had begun, an epoch when men were preparing to develop
    • when, as in previous epochs, divine-spiritual forces flowed into men.
    • with which all men were endowed in the Atlantean epoch.
  • Title: Anthroposophic Movement: Lecture Two: The Unveiling of Spiritual Truths
    Matching lines:
    • In the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, specifically in the nineteenth
  • Title: Anthroposophic Movement: Lecture Five: The Decline of the Theosophical Society
    Matching lines:
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch when intellectualism, with what I
  • Title: True/False Paths: Cover Sheet
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Publisher's Note
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • Differentiation of the historical Epochs of Mankind and their
  • Title: True/False Paths: Synopses of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • epochs and their relation to the lift-periods.
    • epoch (the present epoch) began in the eighteen-seventies. Here the
    • epoch — the forerunner of the Michael epoch — lasted
    • perceive the characteristics of our own epoch we must look back to
    • The epoch
    • to Mercury influences. The organ of perception for this epoch
    • figures of this epoch: Alanus ab Insulis, Bernardus Silvestris,
    • Gabriel epoch figures such as Goethe, Byron, Voltaire, had a shadowy
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture One: Nature is the Great Illusion; Know Thyself
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • prevalent in earlier epochs. He would have replied: I live in a
    • to-day. Let us look back to that epoch a few thousand years ago, when
    • life. The men of that epoch were still able to distinguish these two
    • epoch dating further back still than the epoch of the old Chaldean
    • reached its zenith in the early years of our epoch. We are now living
    • in an epoch that ignores the spiritual, even as the phenomenal world
    • spiritual realities derived from spiritual insights. This epoch is
    • world was contemned, to be followed by an epoch when material
    • bring to light when we delve into the history of past epochs. We must
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Two: The Three Worlds and their Reflected Images
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Three: Form and Substantiality of the Mineral Kingdom in Relation to the Levels of Consciousness in Man
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Four: The Secret of Investigation into Other Realms through the Metamorphosis of Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • those days, and even as late as the Chaldean epoch, he lacked our
    • Chaldean epoch, we will suppose, has been prescribed highly
    • written on their countenances. They felt they were living in an epoch
    • experiences were described by the men of that epoch with a clarity
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Five: The Inner Vitalization of the Soul through the Qualities of the Metallic Nature
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • earlier epoch, in the Mysteries of Ephesus, for example. We learned
    • naive outlook of earlier epochs? He maintains that these
    • world in an epoch when it was normally impossible for man to share
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Six: Initiation-Knowledge, Waking Consciousness and Dream Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • existence. In our present epoch man has the possibility of developing
    • interrupted to some extent during the epoch of extreme materialism,
    • according to the epoch. When we look back to ancient Chaldean times,
    • or to the epoch of Brunetto Latini, we find that men were more
    • epoch. I shall discuss the implications later; meanwhile we must
    • later epochs, the selection of candidates for Initiation was
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Seven: Knowledge of the World of Stars. Differentiation of the Historical Epochs of Mankind and their Spiritual Background
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • OF THE WORLD OF STARS.DIFFERENTIATION OF THEHISTORICAL EPOCHS
    • epoch which we may call the Michael epoch for reasons which I shall
    • in the eighteen-seventies approximately. This epoch was preceded by
    • an epoch that lasted for three or four centuries. To those with
    • spiritual knowledge this earlier epoch was totally different in
    • character. This epoch, in its turn, was preceded by another,
    • particular epochs evoke totally different impressions. I have no wish
    • characteristic of his epoch.
    • standpoint of Spiritual Science studies, for example, the epoch of
    • Dante or Giotto, i.e. the pre-Renaissance epoch, he feels that
    • Brunetto Latini I depicted this epoch in such a way that it was
    • following epoch which extends to the last third of the nineteenth
    • century, the situation is quite different. In this epoch there is
    • entirely objective. The epoch preceding our own was the age of Goethe
    • were concerned with the study of nature in that epoch, we feel an
    • inner spiritual character of the two epochs is totally different.
    • This epoch which has only just begun must not be permitted to run its
    • physico-sensible facts, but spiritual facts. From now on our epoch
    • spiritual epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Eight: Potential Aberrations in Spiritual Investigation
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • species of today are already dying out in our epoch. The epoch of
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Nine: Abnormal Paths into the Spiritual World and their Transformation
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • key to earlier Earth epochs and to the earlier incarnations of
    • Middle Ages and later epochs. In modern times it has virtually
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Ten: Influences of the Extra-Terrestrial Cosmos Upon the Consciousness of Man
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Eleven: What is the Position in Respect of Spiritual Investigation and the Understanding of Spiritual Investigation?
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: List of Literature
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Complete Edition
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Cover Sheet
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Publisher's Note
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • Differentiation of the historical Epochs of Mankind and their
  • Title: True/False Paths: Synopses of Contents
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • epochs and their relation to the lift-periods.
    • epoch (the present epoch) began in the eighteen-seventies. Here the
    • epoch — the forerunner of the Michael epoch — lasted
    • perceive the characteristics of our own epoch we must look back to
    • The epoch
    • to Mercury influences. The organ of perception for this epoch
    • figures of this epoch: Alanus ab Insulis, Bernardus Silvestris,
    • Gabriel epoch figures such as Goethe, Byron, Voltaire, had a shadowy
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture One: Nature is the Great Illusion; Know Thyself
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • prevalent in earlier epochs. He would have replied: I live in a
    • to-day. Let us look back to that epoch a few thousand years ago, when
    • life. The men of that epoch were still able to distinguish these two
    • epoch dating further back still than the epoch of the old Chaldean
    • reached its zenith in the early years of our epoch. We are now living
    • in an epoch that ignores the spiritual, even as the phenomenal world
    • spiritual realities derived from spiritual insights. This epoch is
    • world was contemned, to be followed by an epoch when material
    • bring to light when we delve into the history of past epochs. We must
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Two: The Three Worlds and their Reflected Images
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Three: Form and Substantiality of the Mineral Kingdom in Relation to the Levels of Consciousness in Man
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Four: The Secret of Investigation into Other Realms through the Metamorphosis of Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • those days, and even as late as the Chaldean epoch, he lacked our
    • Chaldean epoch, we will suppose, has been prescribed highly
    • written on their countenances. They felt they were living in an epoch
    • experiences were described by the men of that epoch with a clarity
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Five: The Inner Vitalization of the Soul through the Qualities of the Metallic Nature
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • earlier epoch, in the Mysteries of Ephesus, for example. We learned
    • naive outlook of earlier epochs? He maintains that these
    • world in an epoch when it was normally impossible for man to share
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Six: Initiation-Knowledge, Waking Consciousness and Dream Consciousness
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • existence. In our present epoch man has the possibility of developing
    • interrupted to some extent during the epoch of extreme materialism,
    • according to the epoch. When we look back to ancient Chaldean times,
    • or to the epoch of Brunetto Latini, we find that men were more
    • epoch. I shall discuss the implications later; meanwhile we must
    • later epochs, the selection of candidates for Initiation was
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Seven: Knowledge of the World of Stars. Differentiation of the Historical Epochs of Mankind and their Spiritual Background
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • OF THE WORLD OF STARS.DIFFERENTIATION OF THEHISTORICAL EPOCHS
    • epoch which we may call the Michael epoch for reasons which I shall
    • in the eighteen-seventies approximately. This epoch was preceded by
    • an epoch that lasted for three or four centuries. To those with
    • spiritual knowledge this earlier epoch was totally different in
    • character. This epoch, in its turn, was preceded by another,
    • particular epochs evoke totally different impressions. I have no wish
    • characteristic of his epoch.
    • standpoint of Spiritual Science studies, for example, the epoch of
    • Dante or Giotto, i.e. the pre-Renaissance epoch, he feels that
    • Brunetto Latini I depicted this epoch in such a way that it was
    • following epoch which extends to the last third of the nineteenth
    • century, the situation is quite different. In this epoch there is
    • entirely objective. The epoch preceding our own was the age of Goethe
    • were concerned with the study of nature in that epoch, we feel an
    • inner spiritual character of the two epochs is totally different.
    • This epoch which has only just begun must not be permitted to run its
    • physico-sensible facts, but spiritual facts. From now on our epoch
    • spiritual epoch.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Eight: Potential Aberrations in Spiritual Investigation
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • species of today are already dying out in our epoch. The epoch of
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Nine: Abnormal Paths into the Spiritual World and their Transformation
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
    • key to earlier Earth epochs and to the earlier incarnations of
    • Middle Ages and later epochs. In modern times it has virtually
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Ten: Influences of the Extra-Terrestrial Cosmos Upon the Consciousness of Man
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Lecture Eleven: What is the Position in Respect of Spiritual Investigation and the Understanding of Spiritual Investigation?
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: List of Literature
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: True/False Paths: Complete Edition
    Matching lines:
    • Differentiation of the Historical Epochs and their Spiritual Background -
  • Title: Art/Mystery Wisdom: Introduction by Marie Steiner
    Matching lines:
    • cultural epochs of the earth; in the same way they must again
  • Title: Art/Mystery Wisdom: Lecture One
    Matching lines:
    • at the beginning of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch.
    • post-Atlantean epoch actually coincides with the beginning of
    • post-Atlantean epoch. That was when people broke away from
    • during the course of the fourth post-Atlantean epoch and right
    • altogether different in the fourth post-Atlantean epoch, even
    • post-Atlantean epoch. It has been, as it were, ordained by
  • Title: Art/Mystery Wisdom: Lecture Two
    Matching lines:
    • this fifth post-Atlantean epoch, we are only just beginning
    • right into the fifth post-Atlantean epoch human evolution has
  • Title: Art/Mystery Wisdom: Lecture Four
    Matching lines:
    • in the first centuries of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, in
    • the first centuries of the fifth post-Atlantean cultural epoch
    • post-Atlantean cultural epoch right into our time. Man was
    • the fifth post-Atlantean epoch and uttered these words
    • this period of the fifth post-Atlantean cultural epoch that
    • Cosmic Day of the fifth post-Atlantean epoch, at whose
  • Title: Art/Mystery Wisdom: Lecture Five
    Matching lines:
    • appreciation in this past epoch was a kind of external
  • Title: Art/Mystery Wisdom: Lecture Six
    Matching lines:
    • where, from our epoch onwards, living progress in the arts
    • doubt that in our epoch humanity shows a quality of old age;
  • Title: Evolution, Earth, Man: Lecture X
    Matching lines:
    • epoch and therefore also has upon it those living beings, those
    • March. If in the present epoch we look at the point in the heavens
    • earlier, however, let us say in the epoch of ancient Egypt, the sun
  • Title: Evolution, Earth, Man: Lecture XIV
    Matching lines:
    • fore in an epoch when men have more or less lost real knowledge.
  • Title: Metaporphoses/Soul One: Lecture 1: The Mission of Spiritual Science
    Matching lines:
    • recognise that there was an epoch, conditioned by the whole evolutionary
    • of spiritual research, and that we now have an epoch when these findings can
    • epoch to epoch and the soul is always acquiring new aptitudes, it is natural
  • Title: Metaporphoses/Soul One: Lecture 6: Asceticism and Illness
    Matching lines:
    • many epochs. But we must not assume that everything which looks like blind
  • Title: Metaporphoses/Soul One: Lecture 7: Human Egoism
    Matching lines:
    • “Know thyself!”, which has a meaning valid for all epochs. Only
  • Title: Metaporphoses/Soul One: Lecture 8: Buddha and Christ
    Matching lines:
    • great Buddha marks the end of an old epoch of evolution; it provides the
  • Title: Background/Mark: Cover Sheet
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
  • Title: Background/Mark: Introduction
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
  • Title: Background/Mark: Contents
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • The Tasks of the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture One: On the Investigation and Communication of Spiritual Truths
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Two: Higher Knowledge and Man's Life of Soul
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • epoch have been adapted to the conditions of the planetary
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Three: The Tasks of the Fifth Post-Atlantean Epoch
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • THE TASKS OF THE FIFTH POST-ATLANTEAN EPOCH
    • catastrophe and the epochs of post-Atlantean civilisation:
    • will be two more epochs, making seven in all, before there is
    • culture-epochs, for an idea of the future can be formed only
    • to-day belongs to all the seven post-Atlantean epochs for he
    • incarnation we receive what that particular epoch can give
    • we have acquired during the several post-Atlantean epochs and
    • epoch. In the much earlier Atlantean epoch human
    • influences were active during the Atlantean epoch too, but
    • post-Atlantean epoch to an end may be thought of as a
    • being through the seven post-Atlantean epochs. And the most
    • these seven epochs resemble what the individual himself
    • fruits of the first four epochs; we are now living in the
    • the post-Atlantean epochs and that of the individual human
    • post-Atlantean epoch. We call it the Old Indian epoch because
    • especially marked in the people of India. In this epoch there
    • present in the Old Indian epoch as a heritage from still
    • earlier times. In the Atlantean epoch it had been experienced
    • epoch in terms such as those used in modern scholarship;
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Four: The Symbolic Language of the Macrocosm in the Gospel of St. Mark
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • In the epoch
    • in the Atlantean epoch the ‘I’ was already
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Five: The Two Main Streams of Post-Atlantean Civilisation
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • post-Atlantean epoch have now been characterised. After the
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Six: The Son of God and the Son of Man. The Sacrifice of Orpheus
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • leaders of successive epochs.
    • Beings (the Time-Spirits) of the successive epochs are
    • at his disposal what is yielded by his own epoch, but also,
    • to a certain extent, the fruits of earlier epochs. Now it is
    • several peoples and Time-Spirits of historical epochs, or by
    • form assumed throughout the Lemurian and Atlantean epochs and
    • post-Atlantean epoch of which he was an important figure in
    • would be of service to physical life in that epoch. Hence he
    • the second and third post-Atlantean culture-epochs who became
    • transition between the third and fourth epochs of
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Seven: The Higher Members of Man's Constitution
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Eight: Laws of Rhythm in the Domain of Soul-and-Spirit.
    Matching lines:
    • streams of post-Atlantean civilization, the tasks of our epoch, the laws
    • us back to an epoch when man must not be regarded as an
    • valuable source of inspiration for the epoch in which the
    • post-Atlantean epoch can, as I have said, be inspired
    • man's task in the sixth epoch will be to permeate
    • epoch the Christ Being will be a subject of study, of deep
    • meditation, in the sixth epoch men will be permeated by the
    • for the seventh post-Atlantean epoch. Men will then stand in
    • have had to master during the sixth epoch. But they will also
    • understanding of the world in the sixth post-Atlantean epoch,
    • in the sixth epoch, when men have learnt to recognise
    • post-Atlantean epoch men will feel their very blood to