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  • Title: Lecture: Woman and Society (Die Frauenfrage)
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    • It is the same thing which, in the Christian religion, we find
  • Title: Lecture: The Etherisation of the Blood
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    • twenty-two others, is entitled: Das esoterische Christentum
    • from the wounds of Jesus Christ.
    • Golgotha the etherised blood of Christ Jesus has been present in the
    • is supremely important. If what has thus come to pass through Christ
    • it has always been possibe for the etheric blood of Christ to flow
    • blood-stream unites with the blood-stream of Christ Jesus. A union of
    • unfold true understanding of what is contained in the Christ Impulse.
    • epoch. At the time when Christ Jesus lived on Earth, preceding
    • this event is the appearance of the Christ as an Etheric Being in
    • contradistinction to the Physical Christ of Palestine. For we have
    • now reached the point of time when the Etheric Christ enters into the
    • century. A number of individuals will see the Etheric Christ and will
    • Christ draws near to them. In only a few decades from now it will
    • or that. The truth is that Christ has come to him, although he
    • to turn. The door will open, and the etheric Christ will appear and
    • speak words of consolation to him. The Christ will become a living
    • waiting, they will see the Etheric Christ. He will Himself be there,
    • who experiences the awakening soul through Christ, the Christ who will
    • acquire forces that make for unification. In very truth Christ brings
    • that Christ lived for three years on the Earth in a human body
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  • Title: Jesus and Christ
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    • This lecture. Von Jesus zu Christus, was given by Rudolf
    • From Jesus to Christ.
    • humanity pertains to the subject of today's lecture, that is, Christ
    • the Christ Jesus Event. Statements of religious creeds concerning this
    • What the spiritual investigator thereby learns of Christ Jesus calls
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact,
    • Mysticism of Christianity because I did not intend to deal with this
    • topic, nor was it entitled Christian Mysticism because I did not
    • intend to write on that theme, the mystical life of the Christian,
    • either. What I sought to show was that the Christ impulse, the
    • entrance of Christianity into mankind's development, can be
    • The origin and development of Christianity can be understood only when
    • Gospels, we now see Christ Jesus entering the evolution of the world.
    • Spiritual science thus regards Christ Jesus as one who inherently
    • expression in immediate form and as historical fact in Christ Jesus.
    • was in this year that he received the Christ. Into his fully
    • the life of Christ Jesus from the Baptism in the Jordan to His
    • cosmos happened in such a way that within the man Jesus, Christ
    • Christ passed while living in the body of Jesus brought about the
    • resurrection of Christ. Ever since the Mystery of Golgotha man lives
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  • Title: Lecture: Newborn Might and Strength Everlasting
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    • be impaired by our teachings concerning Jesus Christ that encompass such a
    • now that Christmas is with us. The souls that are carried off by devils
    • Christmas plays. We can see how the legend of the Child brought to the
    • knowledge of man his relationship with Christ Jesus. He needs this
    • year with the divine impulse of the Christ.
    • received the ego of Zarathustra in his twelfth year and the Christ in his
    • of Golgotha and prepares himself for the approaching Christmas festival. In
    • that can never be abandoned. The Christ impulse, related to all human life
    • Child on Christmas Eve. Although we must acquire other feelings than those
    • simple Christmas play. Indeed, we, too, feel just as happy when we see such
    • depths of the human soul. When we celebrate the Christmas festival, we must
    • indeed true that the Christ being entered the aura of the earth. True also
    • Were Christ to be born
    • memories during the Christmas festival.
    • experience as Christmas feeling arising from our anthroposophical world
    • In the blessed Light of Christmas,
    • See Christmas Plays from Oberufer, translated by A.C Harwood.
  • Title: Lecture: Pre-Earthly Deeds of Christ
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    • Pre-Earthly Deeds of Christ
    • Christ-Being with the body of Jesus of Nazareth, and that thereby a
    • Being moving on the physical plane the Cosmic Christ was present in
    • himself ready to receive the Christ-Being. This event is indicated
    • the Christ-Being. At His death the Christ-Being poured Himself out
    • Christ-Being. This is the essential fact in the Mystery of Golgotha
    • the Christ-Being. He who was later the Nathan-Jesus had been present
    • he was permeated by the Christ-Being.
    • permeation by the Christ-Impulse. As in Christ Jesus we have a Man
    • permeated with the Christ-Impulse, so it may be said that three times
    • Christ Jesus; there are no means whereby we can make him understand
    • first begins to lisp, accustom him to pronounce the name of Christ,
    • and we can surround him with ideas about Christ, but we find that the
    • glimmerings of a feeling for Christ. Nor during the first few years
    • ideas about Christ without dogma, and all we can convey by means of
    • words and ideas containing something of the Christ-Impulse, will be of
    • Christ in quite a different way from before. For just as the Mystery
    • If, during the old Lemurian epoch, the first Christ-Event had not
    • Christ-Being.
    • Christ he then assumed etheric human form. Thereby something new
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  • Title: Lecture: The Four Sacrifices of Christ
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    • In our present civilization we need, above all, a new knowledge of Christ.
    • This new Christ knowledge is to be gained increasingly through the effects
    • official seal of Christianity is antagonistic to this new knowledge. It
    • deeper understanding of selflessness than that offered by Christ's
    • appearance upon earth. To know Christ is to go through the school of
    • Christ did for earthly evolution was included in the fundamental impulse
    • the earth. The Being whom we acknowledge as the Christ clothed
    • was thus permeated by the Christ. Through this means a force was
    • the splendor of surrounding nature is Christ's first sacrifice. By ensouling
    • I owe to Christ's first sacrifice in preparation for the Mystery of
    • observation and enjoyment of nature will be permeated by Christ; when
    • realize that it is not ourselves, but Christ within our senses Who enables
    • second step was taken toward the Mystery of Golgotha. The Christ Being
    • second Christ event. We see in perspective for the future that the human
    • organs because not I alone have developed myself in the world, but Christ
    • most comprehensive sense, that we say, “Not I, but Christ in me.”
    • Christ provided for the complete evolution of humanity.
    • harmonious working of the Christ. In consequence, toward the end of the
    • Atlantean evolution, the third Christ event occurred. Once more the
    • Christ Being ensouled Himself in an archangel, and the power thus
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  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy and Christianity
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    • containing the German texts is entitled, Christus und die menschliche
    • und Christentum (Vol. 155 in the Bibliographic Survey). The lecture
    • ANTHROPOSOPHY AND CHRISTIANITY
    • — or anthroposophy, as it may also be called — to Christianity. In
    • accused of not being a Christian. And now it is easy in certain
    • respects to accuse spiritual science of being unchristian. When this
    • Spiritual science does not want to usurp the place of Christianity; on
    • the contrary it would like to be instrumental in making Christianity
    • the being whom we call Christ is to be recognized as the center of
    • life on earth, that the Christian religion is the ultimate religion
    • that the pre-Christian religions outgrow their one-sidedness and come
    • together in the Christian faith. It is not the desire of spiritual
    • science to set something else in the place of Christianity; rather it
    • Christianity.
    • liberty of calling a book on Christianity that I wrote many years ago
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact. No one used to mulling over what he
    • Christianity is not a mere doctrine to be interpreted this way or
    • truth of Christianity change when spiritual science is used as a tool
    • draw your attention to one concrete aspect of Christian spiritual
    • research. Studying ancient pre-Christian cultures from the viewpoint
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  • Title: Lecture: Christ in Relation to Lucifer and Ahriman
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    • Rudolf Steiner had begun a scaled-down model of the Christ sculpture
    • that the Christ figure in the sculptured group would have to be
    • relates the significance of the Lucifer-Christ-Ahriman configuration
    • Christ's central, but equalizing position and Central Europe's mission
    • perception of life and by striving for an encounter with the Christ.
    • it was not the Christ, but Adolf Hitler who, under the guise of
    • As it stands today, Rudolf Steiner's call to instate the Christ in His
    • CHRIST IN RELATION TOLUCIFER AND AHRIMAN
    • highest human principle in the evolution of the earth-the Christ, who
    • of Nazareth. A special task in the portrayal of this Christ figure
    • of spiritual refinement, which descended with the Christ from cosmic
    • the other to the right of the Christ figure, if that is the proper
    • name for the figure that I have just sketched. This Christ figure is
    • abyss. One feature in the Christ figure that must be worked out with
    • wings. It must not appear, however, as if the Christ Himself were
    • figures must be portrayed artistically to show how the Christ, by the
    • When this being comes into proximity with the Christ being, he feels
    • Imagine, for example, an artistic portrayal of the Christ suggesting
    • abyss. In that case it would be the Christ Himself who irradiated this
    • the Christ figure. There, the rock will have a ledge and, therefore,
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  • Title: Lecture: Preparing for the Sixth Epoch
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    • that the Christianity of Western Europe has not succeeded in
    • over him. We should never believe Christ to be God if He did not prove
    • his identity. But Christ did so, inasmuch as He has risen, inasmuch as
    • solely upon the actual, historical resurrection of Christ, Who, as
    • realize that a God exists. If Christ had not risen, all our belief
    • Christ had not risen, the world would be meaningless, therefore Christ
    • of the greatest thinkers of Eastern Europe: “If Christ had not
    • risen the world would be senseless, therefore Christ has risen.”
    • when I say, if Christ had not risen the world would be senseless;
    • therefore Christ has risen — but this is far better logic than
    • realization we try to prepare for actual experience of the Christ. We
    • desire to comprehend the living Christ, accepting all these things, of
    • accept all that the Christ unceasingly promises us. For He speaks not
    • end of the world.” Always He can be found as the living Christ.
    • “Not I but the Christ in me!” Of all St. Paul's
    • Christ in me.” For thereby we realize: Wherever we may turn,
    • another. In seeking the living Christ we also follow Him through death
    • take the Resurrection as our starting point. We follow the Christ,
    • imaginations. We follow the Christ until death. We follow Him not only
    • saying: In Christo Morimur, In Christ we die.
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  • Title: Lecture: Outlooks for the Future
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    • science imagines that in future we shall see Christ in an etheric shape,
    • the moment when the etheric shape of Christ shall appear to us, and so
    • of all discover the Christ, and in His following we shall gradually
    • right and that is not right”, or “this is not Christian
    • and that is not Christian”, and so forth. But if the impulses
    • of the evolution of the world. “CHRIST SEES US” ... let us
  • Title: Lecture: Human Life in the Light of Spiritual Science
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    • Christian philosopher absolutely recognized as such by the Catholic Church,
    • redemption; the doctrine of the incarnation of Christ in Jesus of Nazareth
    • that such a mode of thinking cannot be called non-Christian.
    • of the Roman Empire at the beginning of our Christian Era, and observe the
    • rise of Christianity from that time on. How far removed was this
    • Christianity at that time in Rome from any of the subjects considered
    • in the catacombs; let us look at the Christian life beginning to burst into
    • this place some centuries later. Christianity had ascended from the caverns,
  • Title: Lecture: Social and Anti-Social Forces in the Human Being
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    • a revised translation by Christopher Schaefer of a lecture given by
    • development, which began in the 15th century of our Christian era, is
    • the ensuing periods of earth evolution as the Christ Impulse. We have
    • often said that just in our age a reappearance of the Etheric Christ
    • will take place. This reappearance of the Christ is indeed not far
    • self-seeking, theosophical theories. The Christ Impulse has various
    • wisdom wants to be realized and the Christ Impulse will be a help in
    • one side stands the Christ Being, calling us of our own free will to
    • the world, unite!” But we unite by striving to realize the Christ
    • Impulse, by doing those things which are the will of Christ for this
    • super-sensible world, the Christ Spirit and the adversary, the
    • strongly as the missionaries of the Christ-Spirit today, who have to
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Emptiness and Social Life
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  • Title: Lecture: The Moral as the Source of World-Creative Power
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    • to communicate the Christ-Secret to the world. But in our age it is
    • desired that the connection of Christ, the spiritual Sun, with the
    • rage most violently of all when we speak of the Christ Mystery in
  • Title: Lecture: Search for the New Isis, the Divine Sophia: The Quest for the Isis-Sophia
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    • IN THE FESTIVAL of Christmas something is given to Christendom that
    • directs the thoughts of all circles of Christian people straight to the
    • of Christmas.
    • since the Mystery of Golgotha when we remember that the Christ who went
    • that Christ went through the Mystery of Golgotha. It is appropriate for us
    • to study this Mystery of Golgotha — and the mystery of Christmas belongs to
    • Christ Jesus to that being whose outer reflection appears in the sun. The
    • followers and representatives of the Christian impulse were not always so
    • the sun and the mystery of Christ as the decadent present-day
    • representatives of Christianity so often are. Dionysius the Areopagite,
    • However, we must understand the mystery of Christmas in a far wider
    • mystery of Isis and that which also lives in Christianity, we need only
    • entirely Christian spirit, this picture is, after all, nothing more than a
    • right up to our own days — namely, to see the story of Christ Jesus and all
    • Christianity As Mystical Fact
    • congruence between what appears in Christianity and the old pagan mysteries.
    • in a Christian sense. For the Egyptians, Osiris was a kind of
    • representative of the Christ who had not yet arrived on earth. In their own
    • imagine that our being of the sun, the Christ, who has passed through the
    • Christmas carol proclaims each year anew: “Unto us a Saviour is born.”
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  • Title: Lecture: The Two Christmas Annunciations
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    • We really have three such times of festival in Christian tradition:
    • the Christmas, the Easter and the Whitsuntide festivals. And we may
    • into connection, into relationship, with that in which the Christian
    • festivals also differ as regards the human soul-forces. Christmas
    • popular in the same sense as the Christmas festival.
    • world to which the Christ-Being as such belongs. The carrying over of
    • Thus what we may call the secret of Christianity is given form in
    • these yearly celebrations. The way in which the Christmas mystery
    • manifold ways; and with the recurrence of the Christmas festival
    • Christmas-Thought from the most varied standpoints. This time let us
    • the Christmas mystery in the light of the Gospels.
    • In the Gospels we find a twofold announcement of the birth of Christ
    • fields. An Angel announces the birth of Christ Jesus to them
    • where Christ Jesus was born, were in a special condition. And a second
    • they followed a star which announced to them the advent of Christ
    • dream-experience, in inward perception, by the event of Christ Jesus'
    • of Mystery-schooling in my book “Christianity as a Mystical
    • and by its means they knew of the advent of the Christ-Being.
    • Whence came this Christ-Being? He came out of that time which we live
    • Golgotha, the Christmas Mystery.
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  • Title: Lecture: The Sun-Mystery in the Course of Human History
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    • Emperor Constantine. It was under him that Christianity assumed the
    • ancient memorials which Christianity, assuming a material form for the
    • Indeed during the first centuries of Christendom, Christ was still a
    • whose task it was to bring Christianity to the world. And out of the
    • knowledge that the Palladium was guarded in Rome, the early Christians
    • But when, under Constantine, Christianity was secularized, the
    • its further development Roman Christianity was deprived of the
    • Christianity in Rome in its rigid, mechanical forms. In the
    • secularization of Christianity brought about by Constantine, the
    • cosmic wisdom was lost to Christianity — and this comes to expression
    • Constantinople when Roman Christianity was secularized; they tell of
    • Constantine, in giving an externalized form of Christianity to the
    • Romans, took from them the light, the wisdom, and sent Christianity
  • Title: Lecture: The Alphabet
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    • Since then Christian consciousness still preserves this primeval
  • Title: Lecture: Self Knowledge and the Christ Experience
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    • KNOWLEDGE AND THE CHRISTEXPERIENCE
    • principally to the Father God, and in Christ he had the Son of God. In God
    • ‘Not I, but Christ in me’. Now man can so direct his inner life as
    • to let the Christ-impulse come to flower in him; he can let Christ's life
    • and feels there the flowing, living presence of the Christ, he will receive
    • Christ-impulse are intimately bound up with the attainment of human
    • time, and is still in force today. But the experience of Christ in man is
  • Title: Lecture: Man As A Picture of The Living Spirit
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    • too then faded out; during the fourth century after Christ it vanished
    • Christ remained. Man can now call this force to life within him, if he
    • in effect: Since the Middle Ages your knowledge of the Christ has died
    • out. No longer have you any real knowledge of the Christ, for he alone
    • the Christ. Hence you must first let teachers come to you from India,
    • from Asia, to teach you Christianity again. You can actually read it
    • come to you from Asia; they will be able to tell you what Christ
    • of the Middle Ages you have lost your knowledge of the Christ.
    • knowledge of the Christ, the wisdom of the Christ can be regained.
    • Christ is the Being who came down from spiritual worlds into the
  • Title: The Individuality of Elias, John, Raphael, Novalis
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    • moment of human evolution, appeared again so that Christ Jesus Himself could
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact.”
    • how the deeply Christian impulse that lives in Raphael, as it were impelling
    • into colour and form the very nature and being of Christianity itself —
    • companion of Christ Jesus — he is able to live over again what he
    • underwent when, through the Initiation of Christ Jesus, he, Lazarus, became
    • And all that he has painted in shining light for the followers of Christ
    • than the Christ Will and the Christ Power, going before in order to implant
    • in the right way into the Earth the Power of the Christ. If this Michael
    • He, the Christ-messenger, revealeth in you —
    • Bear the Christ-Word to Man.
    • Thus shall the Heralds of Christ appear
  • Title: Lecture: Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
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    • The mystery of death taught by Jesus Christ to his disciples after his resurrection. Saul and the event at Damascus when he became the apostle Paul. The role of Ahriman, Satan, the World Prince, in the course of human evolution.
    • Exoteric Christianity is to be found in the Gospels and as they have
    • been interpreted through history; esoteric, inner Christianity is the
    • living teaching of the Risen Christ: resurrection. Today it lies in the
    • Auferstehung. Exoterisches und esoterisches Christentum
    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity (pub. 1948).
    • EXOTERIC and ESOTERIC CHRISTIANITY
    • Christianity, too, especially as far as its central point, the
    • contemplation of Christianity, accessible to all the world, is
    • contemplation, there has always been an esoteric Christianity for
    • of an esoteric Christianity.
    • gathered of the intercourse of the Christ who had passed through
    • esoteric Christianity. You know already that the Gospels contain very
    • little about the intercourse of the risen Christ with his disciples.
    • Christ with his disciples, can indeed give us an inkling and a
    • the earth through the Christ who rose from the dead. But we cannot go
    • us that he was able to believe in Christ only from the moment in
    • which the Christ appeared to him through the event at Damascus. This
    • gave him the sure knowledge that Christ had passed through death and
    • earth as the living Christ. The event at Damascus gave Paul a
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    • his marked personality, the expression of Christian ideals of that
    • time. The Christian type of his days, not the individual personal
    • general conception. The Christian principles of that time did not
  • Title: William Shakespeare
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    • the Christian ideas of that time. The Christian type of his time,
    • This was the general conception. The Christian principle had no
  • Title: The Manicheans
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    • founded by Manes about the third century after Christ and its great
    • ‘Paraclete’ or ‘Holy Spirit’ promised by Christ to
    • Western Christianity. Manicheanism is supposed to have taught that
    • pulsates in the Catholic Church is the Christian Life. (From the time
    • Christianity. This pulsating Life emerges again and again. (As for
    • example in the Christian Mystics.) The form is nothing else than the
    • Christianity. Christianity will appear in its perfected form in the
    • Christianity and lives in all forms and confessions. Whoever seeks the
    • Christian Life will find it. It creates Forms and shatters Forms. But,
    • in addition, a form for the Christian Life of the Sixth Root Race must
    • organization, a Form, in which the Christianity of the Sixth Root Race
    • that was the contrast in the third and fourth centuries after Christ.
  • Title: Lecture: The Origin of Speech and Language
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  • Title: Lecture: Elemental Beings and Human Destinies
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    • ‘After Christ had passed through the Mystery of Golgotha, He
    • of life wherein the Christ is to be found. The influence of the Christ
    • elemental beings; but this sphere is interwoven for us with the Christ
    • feelings — we dive down into the realm with which the Christ has
    • united Himself. There we come to the place where the Christ is truly
    • you will find no mention of the continued working of the Christ
    • just as though the Christ Impulse had been simply struck out. It is
    • a Christian and had a true appreciation of the Christ Impulse from a
    • subjective aspect, simply cannot bring the Christ Event into his
    • the spirit, as manifested in history, Christianity is not yet there.
    • of the Christ Event as a cosmic event. Strange to say, while the
    • so-called historians can find no possible way of including the Christ
    • spiritual science has entered the field and speaks of the Christ Event
    • that the Christ Event should be brought into connection with the great
    • It must be said that even theologians today often speak of the Christ
    • The Essence of Christianity, and substitute for the name of
    • Christ, wherever he uses it, the general name of God, and this without
    • nature of Christianity. His book is page for page a description of the
    • very opposite of the essence of Christianity. It does not treat of
    • Christianity at all; it treats of a general Jahve teaching.
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  • Title: Lecture: The Work of Secret Societies in the World
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    • days connected in the Church Calendar with the Christmas Festival —
    • poor man living among us has no meat at Christmas and we feel bound to give
    • him some in order that we may feel justified in eating our own Christmas
  • Title: Lecture: The Three Stages of Sleep
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    • Exoterisches und esoterisches Christentum,
    • appearance of Christ on Earth, human beings — we
    • Christ on Earth we must have died in this third condition of
    • it. Since the appearance of Christ, the Christ-force has been
    • this third state of sleep, the Christ-force which came to be
    • the crystal but cannot emerge again without the Christ-Force.
    • significance of the Christ Impulse for the earthly life. Once
    • appearance of Christ on Earth, after the Mystery of Golgotha,
    • pagan consciousness but where, nevertheless, the Christ
    • need not have died had Christ come to their aid. This was felt,
    • into the mountain, and there it must wait until Christ should
    • Christ Impulse with the Earth since the Mystery of Golgotha has
    • This is connected with the Christ-force itself, not with belief
    • in the Christ-force. No matter whether a man belongs to this or
    • that religious confession, what Christ accomplished on Earth
    • transformation. Christ, Who until the time of the Mystery of
    • have passed into it. When we speak of Christ we are speaking of
    • but, just as Christ descended into the world of men and took
    • Christ is a God Who has lawfully become man, we must seek His
    • has unlawfully assumed the god-nature. Just as in the Christian
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  • Title: The Cosmic Word and Individual Man
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    • Appearance. Only because Christ united this appearance, and
  • Title: Christ and the Twentieth Century
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    • CHRIST AND THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
    • name of Christ has no real place, is gaining ground more and more. I
    • in the Christ Problem. Since the advent of Christianity into
    • Christ Being has of course assumed the forms which were suited to the
    • Christianity, we find, in what is known as the ‘Gnosis,’
    • Christ. The Gnostic ideas were only able to prevail for a relatively
    • the Christ which later formed the content of the doctrines of the
    • development of the wonderful Gnostic ideas concerning the Christ
    • during the first Christian centuries. This is not because the
    • was contained in the ancient Gnosis of the first Christian centuries.
    • The early Christian Gnosis possessed a far deeper and
    • more profound conception of the Christ than all the other doctrines
    • brought forward in Christendom during those times. The Christ of the
    • region the ancient Gnosis looked for the Christ Being. To understand
    • existence, the Christ Being remained above in purely spiritual worlds
    • continue his progress therein; whereas the Christ Being remained in
    • in the world of Matter. Hence even in historical ages the Christ
    • designate as the starting-point of Christianity was recognised by the
    • humanity, for it was then that the Christ — having held back
    • united with that world in which the Christ was active. Then, at the
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  • Title: Lecture: Richard Wagner and Mysticism
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    • the nature of Mysticism. In the first centuries of Christendom the
    • cup from which Christ Jesus drank with His disciples at the Last
    • of Christendom these two streams were present: the stream expressed in
    • principle of independence. Christianity was to bring into the
    • world a love that is independent of blood-kinship. The words of Christ
    • wherein the Christ-Principle is united with the Lucifer-Principle.
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Wisdom in the Early Christian Centuries
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    • Spiritual Wisdom in the Early Christian Centuries
    • Spiritual Wisdom in the Early Christian Centuries
    • go back through the Middle Ages to the first Christian centuries we
    • strained every nerve to understand how a Being like the Christ, Who
    • all costs by true Christians. Moreover, efforts were made to
    • regarded as one with whom true Christians could have no dealings.
    • evolution of Christendom people tried to cast into oblivion.
    • in regard to the outstanding figures of the early Christian centuries
    • four centuries of Christendom — for example, of the way in which
    • coming of Christ.
    • also tried to understand the descent of the Christ into Jesus of
    • Nazareth and the place of Christ in the realms of the spiritual
    • point of time, is Christ.
    • ancient times had reached their climax in Christianity and that the
    • crown of wisdom was to understand how the Christ Being had entered
    • Christian centuries in regard to the super-sensible worlds. But
    • Beings. As Christianity began to find its way into Roman culture, the
    • Initiation-knowledge in regard to the presence of Christ in the
    • in the Person of Christ was substituted for the teaching of Ammonius
    • develop to a point where he will understand how the Christ took up His
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  • Title: Lecture: The Crossing of the Threshold and the Social Organism
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    • of “Christ” — yet they always mean nothing but their
    • whether the religions of to-day speak of God, of Christ, or of
  • Title: Lecture: And The Temple Becomes Man
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    • the Christian Temple or Church. Such buildings, erected
    • Christian architecture is distinguished from that of Greece. The
    • of Christendom is quite different. I once said that by its very
    • underlying the Greek Temple. The Church of Christendom is quite
    • different. The call of a Christian church goes out to the hearts and
    • the Temple of Christianity, for Dom expresses a
    • culture and of Christianity, of the Mystery of Golgotha, although, to
    • once whole and perfect in itself, strove in the Church of Christendom
    • Cathedral of Christendom have arisen in the course of the evolution
    • creative power flows from Christ, Who having carried the Cross to the
  • Title: Lecture: The Migrations of the Races
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    • Christianity: the hallowing of the personality, the full descent to
    • by another Being, the Christ, who represents the whole Fifth Root
    • Root Race. This can be done by Christ alone, who is the actual impulse
    • of the Fifth Root Race. The Manu had made the preparation. Christ
    • Christ is the inner, divine principle. He must pour Himself into the
    • own, which was the highest existing form of the law. But Christ had
    • this idea very life. The Christ is given form in the Jewish
    • this could have led to the spread of Christianity on the physical
    • become Christians.
    • The Jews provide form for Christ
    • The Greeks understand Christ
    • The Romans become Christians
    • Hence Christianity began to spread only after the destruction of
    • framework for the Christians was already prepared and was the
    • culmination already attained. Thus the Christian tradition is
    • preserved in the Brotherhood of the Holy Grail. Christianity is
    • Rishis who now experience the teaching in a Christian form and want
    • always to protect the original Christianity from degenerating.
    • From this stems the adaptation of the original form in which Christianity
    • original Christianity which had developed continuously from Dionysius
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    • can never do justice to the full World-impulse of Christianity. For
    • must derive the sources of our Will (and these for Christianity are
    • meaning Christ the Saviour] the healing Saviour.
    • To us the conception of Christ as the Healer is no longer living. But
    • was afterwards called and which we now call the Christ. For this
    • reason the earliest Christian authors said that the most ancient
    • souls of humanity had been true Christians, for they too had looked
    • up to the Christ and worshipped Him. In the spiritual worlds in which
    • they dwelt before their descent to Earth, Christ had been the centre
    • with the vision of the soul. It was this communion with Christ in the
    • learned to know the Christ, with whom indeed all human beings lived
    • before their descent to Earth. For by this time Christ was already a
    • in super-sensible worlds who was afterwards called the Christ,
    • Christ-Being in the spiritual worlds had been the great Teacher of
    • called Christ appeared to the initiates as One who had lost His
    • called Christ, as of Him who would in future time come down to Earth
    • of Christ as the Coming One. And in the beautiful picture of the Wise
    • of Initiation that Christ would come to Earth when the time should be
    • forgotten Christ. They saw the world of Nature around them, and there
    • the initiates knew that the Being who afterwards was called Christ,
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  • Title: Lecture: The Recovery of the Living Source of Speech
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    • Christ passes through the Mystery of Golgotha — passes, that
    • worlds of the Gods themselves. Christ's passing through death
    • Christ Impulse, they receive again through the Christ Impulse the
    • the Christ Impulse as a living Impulse. Then the Christ Impulse can
    • the Christ Impulse in the whole evolution of mankind, this must also
    • Christ first made Himself known to men, during all this time while He
    • in the Gospels, the knowledge of Christ has not come in its
    • the Gospel is quickened to life by an understanding of the Christ, an
    • understanding that derives from the Christ Himself as He still works
    • and only then — will proceed from the Christ Impulse, from the
    • living Christ Impulse, the speech-forming power.
    • more of the Christ Impulse, on the other hand they move further and
    • of the Christ Impulse, on the other hand they move further and
    • Archangels gradually receive more and more of the Christ, Who has
    • of man's “becoming” and the passage of Christ
    • Golgotha came a time when Christ was present in a human body —
    • institution of the Christmas Festival or of the Easter Festival gave
  • Title: Lecture: Gnostic Doctrines and Supersensible Influences in Europe
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    • centuries of Christendom. It was said that Jehovah united with matter
    • so, among those in whom these ideas lived during the early Christian
    • Christendom. Men's minds were now directed to the physical
  • Title: Lecture: The Influence of the Dead on the Life of Man on Earth
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    • understood. For people keep on imagining that they are Christian
    • are Christians. For such a passage as this one by St. Paul, though it
    • St. Paul expressed in the words ‘Not I, but Christ in me’,
    • of God we are born; into Christ we die’.
    • come to us in Spiritual Science, that Christ is for the Earth, then
    • feeling: ‘Into Christ we die’, and gazing in from the
    • have died into Christ’. This union with Christ gives us the
    • possibility to behold, as it were with the eye of the soul of Christ
    • show how the death in Christ can place us rightly into the spiritual
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    • the pre-Christian ages. Neighbours to one another and much
    • North a hundred years after the founding of Christianity, and he
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    • to approach (we have pointed out in the Christmas lectures that by a
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    • Christianity as Mystical Fact’
    • the Gospel that Christ-Jesus went into the Temple and flattered the
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    • Christianity is the one and only thing that can show man how to
    • Christianized. And he sees the great evil to be that science has
    • become unchristian, States have become unchristian, and that
    • nowhere has what is meant by the actual Christ-Impulse penetrated in
    • demands that the Christ-Impulse should once more permeate the
    • inquire of them whether the Christian impulse is seriously anywhere
    • science with the principle of Christianity! Hence the cheap and
    • forth which would be Christianized in its life of State and Science.
    • what did Friedrich Schlegel understand by the Christianizing of
    • significance of the Christ-Impulse. And hence he also had the feeling
    • that the Christ-Impulse must be grasped in a new way in a new age,
    • existing Christianity, Christianity as it had developed
    • truths of Christianity lies in the words: ‘I am with you always
    • real Christianizing of science and the life of the State can only
    • Christianity. It must come quickly, he thought, a general renewal of
    • the world, a general re-establishing of the Christ-Impulse. And what
    • a Christianizing of Europe and was so bad a prophet that a
    • Friedrich Schlegel — a Christianizing of all science — a
    • Christianizing of all public life. I quote it as an example of the
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    • thought that one could simply take the old Christianity. In many
    • super-sensible Christ and desires to know nothing of that cosmic power
    • Christ-Jesus. On the other hand there is the quite delightful, really
    • citoyen’, as at Christmas we learnt to know him in Heinrich
    • Christianity, it has thrust back eastwards (as I said here a few
    • weeks ago) an older Christianity, originally linked with Asiatic
    • traditions, the Russian Christianity, the Orthodox Christianity.
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    • ‘But Pulver's belief in Christ ought to grow out of depths of
    • our epoch which begins in about the 15th century of the Christian era
    • heaven — the CHRIST. The Mystery of Golgotha is indeed a cosmic
    • revealed to him from the earth in the Christ Impulse, and develop it,
  • Title: Lecture: The Souls Progress through Repeated Earth Lives
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    • who as souls previously lived in the south during the first Christian
    • the south during the first centuries of Christianity and who then
    • the first Christian centuries, at the time of the migrations of
    • Christianity as it advanced from the south, transforming it into
    • developed as Christianity in the Greek and Roman world. These souls
    • impressed by Christianity as it made its way northward from the
    • absorbed Christianity at the time of the folk migrations brought to
    • selflessness of Christianity. As a result the soul was shaped in a
    • Christianity a few centuries after it had come into existence.
    • European population of today have learned about Christianity in an
    • as Indians, absorbed anything of Christianity. We can easily
    • Christianity once we have discovered that these souls for the most
    • part have experienced nothing of Christianity in their former
    • incarnations; that Christianity with them is merely a matter of
    • Christianity in Europe, that is, in its early development,
    • permeated with Christianity now swing in the other direction, and
    • incarnation among a people who had accepted Christianity.
    • and, above all, through their inward permeation with Christianity, to
    • foundation for whatever understanding was brought to Christianity in
    • incarnation of Christ in the man, Jesus of Nazareth.
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    • Christiania, November 25, 1921
    • A Public Lecture, Christiania, November 25, 1921,
    • (Public Lecture, Christiania, Nov. 25, 1921)
    • students in Christiania. It was held in the largest hall — the
    • “Missionhaus” in Christiania, seating some 2,000 people.]
    • lectures here in Christiania — Anthroposophy strives to enrich
    • Jesus or Christ,
    • Verein, Christiania, 29th November, 1921.]
  • Title: Lecture: The Dual Form of Cognition During the Middle Ages and the Development of Knowledge in Modern Times
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    • world-conception, because the spreading of Christianity did its
    • continued to exist even in the post-Christian centuries, had an
    • traditionally from a Christian direction and had gradually acquired
    • conceptual matters, the Christian philosophers have reached the very
    • revelation and was preserved within the Christian dogmas, and the
    • epoch to the other, and that the Christian development of philosophy
    • Christian dogmatism, produced the tendency to use the intellectual
    • a soul-habit which has risen out of Christian dogmatism.
    • fact is unquestionably a result of the Christian dogmatic
    • connection is the development of theology, especially of Christology,
    • for it shows us how the super-sensible contents of the Christ-idea
    • were made to uphold Christianity even in the face of the enlightened
    • deny that in their structure they originate from the Christian
  • Title: Lecture: The Remedy for Our Diseased Civilisation
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    • characteristic way in the outwardly pious Christians, particularly in
    • observance of this commandment is, in a Christian meaning, far more
  • Title: Lecture: The Etheric Body as a Reflexion of the Universe
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    • him the Christ, then we may also see the Christ in this central
    • with the thought: “That is meant to be the Christ”, for
    • influence of Christ's hand pointing downward, the hand of the
    • through what we can see in them, the relation of man, or of Christ,
    • may think that Christ raises His left hand and sends out forces with
    • We might also think that the right hand of Christ pointing downwards
    • Rome. There we see Christ sending the righteous men to heaven and the
    • sinful ones to hell. We see Christ sending one part of mankind to a
    • good world and the other part to an evil world. The Christ that is
    • portrayed on Michelangelo's picture is not the Christ whose
    • spiritual science. The true Christ never condemns in wrath, nor does
    • of Christ. And Ahriman fetters himself, as a result of what takes
    • of Christ. When Christ raises his left hand and points downwards with
    • of Christ's hand. And what he thus experiences within him induces him
    • to break his wings. It is not Christ who breaks them, it is Lucifer
    • Michelangelo was not as yet able to portray the real Christ. Christ
    • time. Only in [the] future shall we be able to grasp the Christ Who
    • simply through the fact that He is there. The Christ on
    • sculpture, Christ is mute impersonal, and the Beings that approach
    • artistic achievement — the Christ, portrayed in
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  • Title: Lecture: It is a Necessity of Our Earnest Times to Find Again the Path Leading to the Spirit
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    • power, the Christ, had connected Himself with an earthly man, Jesus
    • body, soul and spirit, but that it is instead a Christian's duty to
    • according to which a Christian who truly believes must acknowledge
    • traditions remained of the old Christological knowledge —
    • of theology through this? Christ-Jesus, the incarnation of a Being
    • human being, the less they feel induced to pursue Christological
    • not wish to rise to an understanding of Christ as a super-earthly
    • of reverence for the spirituality of Christ. The theology which
    • of Christianity, the denial of Christianity; it signifies the setting
    • anything to do with the spirituality of Christ. It is significant to
    • they do not die as men die. What did Christ take upon Himself, Christ
    • the evolution of humanity upon the earth, Christ died in a human
    • The Christ descended
    • from worlds where death is unknown. What Beings serve the Christ? —
    • the evolution of the earth, are Christ's servants. We cannot perceive
    • seek that which leads us to Christ. Spiritual science is needed above
    • all in order to attain a new knowledge of Christ. For Christ is here,
    • right, nevertheless the spiritual Beings that serve Christ live
    • behind the forces of Nature, thinking and directing them. Christ
    • of Christianity.
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  • Title: Lecture: Some Conditions for Understanding Supersensible Experiences
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    • to promulgate something true and right about Christianity, about the
    • spiritual science holding a different view of Christianity. In
  • Title: Lecture: The Relation of the Movement for Religious Renewal to the Anthroposophical Movement
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    • Movement was the beginning of The Christian Community as it
    • has since been called.] for the renewal of Christianity. The
    • receives with a really devoted Christian heart the theology offered
    • Golgotha, from the consciousness that the Christ Being Who formerly
    • if Christianity is to be kept alive, a renewal of the entire
    • otherwise Christianity cannot be the really vital force for our whole
    • their hearts a strong religious impulse, a specifically Christian
    • renewal of religion, that is to say towards a renewal of Christian
  • Title: Lecture: Concerning the Origin and Nature of the Finnish Nation
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    • souls having a uniform character for Christianity, and on the other
    • Christ appears at the end of “Kalevala”, but because he
    • a preparatory stage for Christianity and took up Christianity like a
  • Title: Lecture: Perceiving and Remembering
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    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse.
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch Den Christus-Impuls.
    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse.
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch Den Christus-Impuls.
    • that Christ taught those to pray who were able to understand Him after He had
    • disciples of Christ could still evoke at that time and which, as I have
    • souls which were so intimately associated with the Christ could raise their
    • eyes to this power — who for them was the Christ — and pray Him
    • intimate disciples of Jesus Christ during the time I have indicated. They
    • instructed in all these matters during the time that Christ held intercourse
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 6: Illness and Karma
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 8: The Manifestation of the Ego in the Different Races of Men
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    • two regions that such a thing as the Moses-Christ religion could
    • Christ is, among those people who already bore the feeling of
    • Christ. In Europe everything was prepared for the Christ. And because
    • remarkable description emerged there long before Christian times,
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 9: Evolution, Involution and Creation out of Nothingness
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    • out of relationships is called in Christian esotericism ‘creating
    • virtuous relationships is called in Christian esotericism ‘The
    • him through the coming of Christ into our evolution. Through
    • experiencing the Christ Event on earth, man was able to ascend to
    • creating in the Holy Spirit. Thus it is Christ Himself Who creates
    • stands firmly on the basis of the Christ experience, and the Christ
    • then the Christ sends him the Holy Spirit, and man becomes capable of
    • we see the coming of the Christ to the Earth as a fulfillment as it
    • And the Christ Event has given man the greatest thing possible, the
    • Spirit. This again is an aspect of Christian esotericism. Christian
    • Saturn, Sun and Moon had passed away, Christ came to Earth as the
    • forcing the Christ to His resolution to enter a human body; He
    • Christian esotericism, and everything depends on our being able to
  • Title: Between Death and Rebirth: Lecture One
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    • Christianity as Mystical Fact,
    • You may remember what I once said about Christian Rosenkreutz
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    • evolution of humanity. The distinction between Christianity and other
    • for those who call themselves Christians. "Ye shall be as Gods"
    • Lucifer or Christ. Forces needed for renewal of the etheric body in
    • Chinese, of the Mohammedan, of the Christian, prepare the soul in
    • It was not always so. In pre-Christian times the process
    • Christianity in its development hitherto has achieved all its goals
    • denominations Christianity has produced only one-sided aspects of its
    • this respect true Christianity is very different. Christ Jesus, the
    • Individuality to whom the Christians turn, was least active among the
    • Christianity. The life of soul was the essential factor and in
    • deepest roots and from the very beginning Christianity was meant to
    • Christianity is rightly understood only when it is realised that it
    • have arisen from Christianity should be no cause of apprehension; for
    • Christianity makes possible the evolution of the “human
    • have to take place within the Christian world if the roots of
    • Christianity are to be rightly understood. A distinction will have to
    • be made between knowledge of Christian tenets and the reality
    • of Christianity.
    • clear that belief in Christ Jesus was not the prerogative of Judaism,
    • and spoke the words, “Christ died not only for the Jews but
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    • connection been lost. The Christ Impulse imparts feeling of kinship
    • Christ is the great Sun-Being who through the Mystery of Golgotha has
    • possible for man to take into himself the Christ-force on Earth;
    • permeation with the Christ Impulse will include the impulses of the
    • recognise in Christ the power that imparts feeling of kinship with
    • soul has true affinity — with Christ. She rejects the
    • Christ Impulse leads when it permeates the soul. The independence of
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    • This was a special lecture given "as a kind of Christmas gift"
    • on the subject of Christian Rosenkreutz and Gautama Buddha:
    • shall not be speaking today about the Christmas Festival as in
    • to think of what I shall say as a gift placed under the Christmas
    • tree in the form of an anthroposophical Christmas study — a
    • Christmas season we may very properly think of an individual
    • Christian Rosenkreutz.
    • propagation of the impulse given by Christ's appearance on the Earth
    • spoke of what may be called the last Initiation of Christian
    • of particular significance because it linked with the Christ Impulse
    • subsequently to be wrought by Christ Jesus. The Buddha spoke at the
    • shepherds was the message from ancient, pre-Christian times, of peace
    • the mission of Christ Jesus.
    • advancing stream of Christian evolution in the West and special
    • evolution. He had taken the Christ Impulse into the very depths of
    • Christian form. It may truly be said that when the Buddha had become
    • Christianity. A faithful pupil of his had absorbed into the depths of
    • teaching which represented a union of Buddhism and Christianity. It
    • that being who had been a pupil of the Buddha and Christ, who had
    • learnt of the Christ through the Buddha, appeared again on Earth, he
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    • in the souls of men by increasing understanding of the Christ Impulse
    • relationship between Christian Rosenkreutz and Buddha. This
    • being, after experiencing the Christ Event in the Sun sphere between
    • be an ever deepening understanding of the Christ Impulse. Everything
    • that contributes to this increasing understanding of the Christ
    • Mars being delegated by Christian Rosenkreutz to Buddha. This Mystery
    • is this: Why was it that even in areas where Christianity was
    • presentation of Christianity in its more advanced form?
    • outer, exoteric presentations of Christianity but also in the more
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    • ‘higher Adam’ — the Christ. According to Paul, the
    • Christianity had within them much stronger, more extensive spiritual
    • From Jesus to Christ
    • greater measure ‘descend’ from the Christ who is the
    • the extent to which they have learnt ‘to die in Christ’,
    • sphere — as we heard in the lecture at Christmas. Consequently
    • Mars. Christian Rosenkreutz had entrusted to Buddha a special
    • Christ Himself leads men between death and rebirth through the Mars
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    • of this — and the Christ Impulse is needed here — it also
    • the one hand we have the fact that Christ is the Sun Spirit who
    • From Jesus to Christ.
    • Earth is contained within the range of the Saturn sphere. The Christ
    • Old Moon eventually separated from it. The Christ Impulse continued
    • evolved to become Earth. What streams to us from the Christ Impulse,
    • Christ Impulse. Thus everything brought from the stellar worlds for
    • ensouled by what came to the Earth from the Sun, namely by the Christ
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    • that which includes Christmas and the New Year. When we take these
    • knowledge of the Christ; knowledge of the fundamentally important
    • impulse — we have called it the Christ Impulse — which
    • evolution, in order to understand the Christ Impulse, than those who
    • question for persons who want to seek an understanding of Christ in
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    • Gnostics pictured the manifestation of the Christ in Jesus of
    • Gnostics who said: “Yes, the Christ is a Being who transcends
    • Christ Being dwelt for three years only in the body of Jesus of
    • Christ Being dwelt in the body of Jesus. First of all, the mystery of
    • flesh on Earth. The whole relation of the Christ to the two Jesus-boys
    • the Christ.
    • manner of the birth of Christ, the most tremendous mystery in human
    • appearance of Christ on Earth is connected with the passage through
    • the mother of Jesus into relation with the birth of Christ. And those
    • difficulties denied entirely that the Christ had appeared on Earth in
    • of conceiving how the Christ could have been united with a physical
    • For example, we can ask: If the epoch of Christ Jesus
    • that if it had been possible for the Christ Being to have appeared on
    • Christ. Then there would have been no difficulties; they would have
    • that works in the realms of humanity. But the Christ Being could find
    • culture-epoch, we find that the possibility of understanding Christ
    • the Christ manifestation by way of these three Wise Men? This must be
    • say of it: Now there is present a body in which the Christ can
    • is actually this: the Christ appeared on Earth in an epoch that was
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    • understanding the Being of Christ Jesus. Then we came to the
    • emerge. Today I would like to say something about the Christ Being as
    • such. We shall then see how in Paul the Christ Being is reflected in
    • From earlier lectures we know that the Christ Being can
    • in the Christ Being we have to do with a high spiritual Being —
    • further into that just now. We will simply look up to the Christ
    • Christ were powerless to do so.
    • Christianity, this question came up — How was the nature of
    • Christ related to the nature of Jesus? Now we already know that we
    • Pre-Earthly Deeds of Christ.]
    • for a time by the Christ Being. Thus we have to do not with a man but
    • Christ.
    • later became the Nathan Jesus-child was permeated by the Christ
    • the Sun and was there permeated by the Christ Being, the sublime
    • Spirit of Christ permeated him again. And through what was now
    • brought about by the permeation of this Being by the Christ Spirit,
    • the Nathan Jesus-child by the Christ Being, the high Sun-Spirit.
    • Through the two Christ deeds in the super-sensible world, the human
    • Christ.
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    • the higher Hierarchies by the Christ, and in the wonderful emergence
    • after effects, of the threefold Christ-event, for this, as we have
    • threefold Christ-event in the souls of post-Atlantean mankind. From
    • effect of the threefold Christ-event was that which arose from the
    • Christ-event before the Atlantean catastrophe.
    • still echoing the threefold Christ-event — take in the fourth
    • Christ-event, but it came from quite another side. And this fourth
    • with the Earth-spirit is a result of the pre-earthly Christ-event,
    • for he indicates that it was the Christ who led the Jews through the
    • into the early days of Christianity, since people expected not only
    • Christ-event which took place in Lemurian and Atlantean times. We saw
    • Jesus-child was permeated by the Christ, but in such a way that he
    • threefold Christ-event lives on. In his soul is the knowledge: “As
    • there lives the Christ who will later on fulfil the Mystery of
    • Golgotha; the Christ who poured His enduring influence into the
    • time.” Elijah proclaimed the Christ-filled Jahve. For the
    • Christ was indeed living in Jahve, the Jahve-god, but as a reflection
    • the Being who then lived as Christ. Christ caused his Being to be
    • worked in the after-effects of the threefold Christ-event; we might
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    • the right path of evolution — came about through the Christ
    • Impulse. When the Christ Impulse entered into the evolution of
    • indeed to reappear in another form, a form purified by the Christ
    • Impulse, after the Christ Impulse had entered into the aura of the
    • the Christ Impulse, but then they sank below the surface of the soul.
    • unaware that the Christ continued to work on these forces; but so it
    • drama to watch this impact of the Christ Impulse; to see how, from
    • important for Christianity takes its course in the subconscious
    • depths of the soul. The Christ Impulse does not work where there is
    • Christ Impulse working below the surface. Then we shall understand
    • Christianity in the West could not come about through the quarrels of
    • dreams, the activity which the Christ was undertaking in the depths
    • highest importance for the configuration of Christianity throughout
    • “Carry in front of your troops the monogram of Christ!”
    • the Christ Impulse works on below the surface — works, at
    • reappeared. I could suppose that the stream of the Christ Impulse had
    • further occult development of Christianity in the West — then
    • (Christ is often called the Bridegroom), the picture had a meaning,
    • Mystery of Golgotha! Raise your eyes to the Christ hanging on the
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    • relation to the Christ, then in what the moon does physically an
    • as having arisen from the working of the Christ Impulse in the depths
    • our symbol for the Christ — reaches the first Sunday after the
    • Sibyls had to be moderated; it had to be permeated by the Christ
    • able to perceive in himself something of the Christ Impulse at work
    • the Christ Impulse having poured itself out into the Earth's
    • will perhaps indicate how, under the influence of the Christ Impulse,
    • the transformation of a Sibyl under the influence of the Christ
    • Christ Impulse, beginning in the autumn of 1428. From external
    • post-Atlantean epoch begins; a time when the Christ Impulse had to
    • Christ-filled Sibyl.
    • form, a Christ-filled form, and then, if one can practise it
    • properly, so that it will be permeated with the Christ Impulse, one
    • Spiritual Science of today was not then available): ‘The Christ
    • Christ Impulse, may again look up to what is written in the stars.’
    • harmonise with certain mysteries of the Christian religion. Thus for
    • pulsed, as the new age came in, the Christ-filled Astrology which
    • Christian teaching, they certainly deserve to be: they prefer to fly
    • Christ came to destroy the work of the Devil, and imposed silence on
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    • Christ, i.e. into the age of the origin of Christianity. A second
    • period lasted from the rise of Christianity to about 800 – 900 A.D. up
    • from Christ and hence this period of philosophy lasts up to the time
    • of Christ.
    • you will find everywhere how the Christ-Impulse rules in them. It is
    • what has flowed out of Christ himself, one might say, that gives man
    • proceeding from Christianity began to be seized by men themselves. In
    • the second period it was the intense belief in the Christ Impulse
    • The Christ-Impulse gradually faded and man became aware that the
    • but there is no longer the same attachment to the Christ-Impulse as
    • 800/600 ... Birth of Christ
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    • etheric body. Then we come into the Christian period. The Christ-
    • they are Sun-laws, the Christ, the Being of the Sun, could also enter
    • period and then the Christ, the Sun-Being, becomes active in the
    • together. But inasmuch as the Christ, the Sun-Being, enters in, he
    • age of 21 to 28; the Christ Impulse enters the development of
    • my dear friends, something of this was only felt by Christian
    • his soul, our friend Christian Morgenstern could put into writing a
    • gives us life. In the wonderful poem Lucifer by Christian
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  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 1
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    • Christiania (Oslo), 7th June, 1910.
    • Christian esotericism, Angeloi or Angels. These are one stage higher
    • compare the various periods, five thousand years before Christ, three
    • thousand years before Christ, and one thousand years after Christ, we
    • the time when Christ Jesus appeared upon earth, His forerunner, John
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    • Before the appearance of Christ Jesus, Jahve or the Jehovah-Being was
    • worshipped by man, and afterwards he worshipped the Christ-Being as
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    • Christianity is divided into Three Persons. All the other peoples
    • describe as the reception by humanity of the Christ-impulse. The
    • Christ-impulse was received, the Mystery of Golgotha took place. The
    • coincided with the coming to Earth of the Christ-impulse — the
    • guiding Spirit of exoteric Christianity; so that the Archai, the
    • Christ-impulse. Hence the Greek nation crumbled away so quickly at
    • the time when Christianity developed, because it resigned its guiding
    • Christianity. The Spirit of the Age of Ancient Greece became the
    • out-spreading exoteric Christianity. Here therefore we have before us
    • Spirit of the out-spreading, exoteric Christianity, and in that
    • peoples who, at the time when Christianity started, were still spread
    • were guided by an important Archangel who, soon after the Christian
    • inspiring Spirit of esoteric Christianity; and in particular of those
    • teachings and impulses which underlie esoteric Christianity; the real
    • true esoteric Christianity comes from his inspirations. The secret,
    • inspirer of esoteric Christianity, which was to work on further
    • able to lead the important current of esoteric Christianity, which is
    • how these Spirits of the Age may work, this esoteric Christianity
    • was at a later time occupied in spreading exoteric Christianity.
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    • takes Adonis and compares him with Christ. That is comparing merely
    • completely different Beings are in Adonis and in Christ, then the
    • time of Christ in the Angels and individual Spirit, the Christ. The
    • Christ Jesus upon earth. He only came in the fourth post-Atlantean
    • recollection, but in such a way that, even at the time when Christ
    • after Christ. He had preserved a comprehension of how the soul-forces
    • Thus even in the Christian centuries he still understood
  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 9
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    • picture of the physical world. Thus at the time when Christianity
    • came so directly from clairvoyant experience, when Christianity began
    • Germanic-Scandinavian received the comfort of Christianity. —
    • Christ had appeared, one could only find old memories of the fact
    • ye that Figure in Palestine, understand ye the figure of Christ.’
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    • that in a certain respect it was just to the pre-Christian and
    • post-Christian cultures of Europe that the task, the mission was
    • Christ-impulse had been given to the earth, Tacitus could describe
    • conception of Christ has been able to come in the East than in
    • conception of Christ is that held by the Russian philosopher,
    • in Christ to-day is only the beginning, because the Christ-impulse
    • contains within it. But as regards the conception of Christ, if we
    • But in Solovioff the concept of Christ is a very
    • the idea of Christ in His twofold nature comprehensible; they do not
    • spiritual must be clearly distinguished. The concept of Christ rests
    • upon clearly grasping what took place when the Christ entered into
    • realized Christ in His complete form. This can, however, only be done
    • Christ and brings emphatically into notice that there can be no
    • to the true significance of the Christ-Being, which proceed from the
    • influence, you then have to think of Christ as having developed
    • a wonderful way in Solovioff's conception of Christ, which like
    • much further because this conception of Christ is felt to be a
    • civilization. By means of this the whole Christ-Being and the whole
    • significance of Christ becomes the central point of philosophy, and
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  • Title: Mission of Folk-Souls (1929): Lecture 11
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    • lecture on the Second Coming of Christ. Spiritual research at the
    • Christ’. There will be a new manifestation of Christ, a
    • natural course, that the Christ can be seen in that world in which He
    • human body, show the Mystery of the Living Christ in a new way, as it
    • St. Paul saw as the living Christ Who is to be found in the etheric
    • The manifestations of Christ will be ever higher and
    • higher. That is the mystery of the evolution of Christ. At the time
    • they should also be able to see Christ on the physical plane, to have
    • of Christ will be repeated in the same form which was necessary
    • thousand years, Christ will be able to speak more and more to the
    • forward as the first pioneers of the Christ-vision, will be shouted
    • is to be the new Christ-revelation.
    • Christ-revelation will announce in the twentieth century as the
    • higher in a manifestation of Christ at a higher stage, and then will
    • appearance of Christ into a materialistic view.
    • of Christ manifesting Himself, but will at the same time believe that
    • representing themselves as the re-appeared Christ. The last important
    • Christ. He made a great stir. Pilgrimages were made to him not only
    • if, under the pressure of materialism, the teaching that Christ will
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    • it was until the epoch of the fourth century after Christ. It was then for the
    • proceed only up to a certain age in life. At the time of the death of Christ,
  • Title: Mission of Spiritual Science and of Its Building at Dornach
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    • first Christian centuries. But one who really learns what our spiritual
    • of Christ? It is just of spiritual science that it may be said that it
    • makes every effort to understand the being of Christ, and that in doing
    • certain conception or feeling about Christ, about Jesus, and we say to
    • only spiritual science leads to thinking many other things about Christ
    • to whom the Christian looks up as his Christ, the one who walked this
    • which results from it takes anything away from the knowledge of Christ,
    • only something is added to what the religious man, the really Christian
    • religious man, has to say about the Christ. And when some one attacks
    • the conception of Christ Jesus held by spiritual science, it always
    • “I have this or that to say about the Christ; do you believe
    • to declare something still greater and grander about the Christ than he
    • evolution of the earth unless Christ had lived, died, and risen again
    • spiritual research, you would see that reverence for Christ and
    • asserted that I thought that when the Christ says, “When thou
    • all know; but now every true Christian sees that through the discovery
    • Christian, indeed, it was perhaps said for the first time in a really
    • Christian way. And the fine recognition of Galileo was Christian, which
    • Christianity is, and of what Christ is to the world, as to say,
    • breathes towards us from the revelation of Christ can be
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  • Title: Lecture: The Spiritual Communion of Mankind
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    • Christmas festival can be the
    • evolution of humanity. The Christmas Mystery — when it is
    • the founding of Christianity and in which many sublime cosmic
    • thoughts were given expression, or when we compare the Christmas
    • festival with Mysteries that were celebrated also in pre-Christian
    • power of the Christ, the power of the new wisdom which permeates the
    • in other words, with the Christ Impulse. This he can do at the time
    • the Christmas festival with the time when the earth is shut off from
    • twilight, the man of today who rightly understands the Christmas
    • Mystery should feel strengthened when at Christmas he steeps himself
    • course of the earth's evolution the Being who in pre-Christian ages
    • that a man should pass out of himself into the cosmos, the Christmas
    • The Christmas festival has a
    • the Christmas Mystery is only truly celebrated when the one does not
    • who came down to the Earth. And in the early period of Christian
    • Christianity. It was not until then that the old forms of the
    • Western Europe, overlaying the original Christianity and shrouding it
    • in traditions which will have to be superseded if Christianity is to
    • be rightly understood. For the character with which Christianity was
    • accordance with true Christianity, this finding of the
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  • Title: Lecture: Michelangelo
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    • Science we look at pre-Christian times, we shall find that the whole
    • Christianity but which originated in Judaism and still retained to
    • was a fact that no image was to be made. The earliest Christians did
    • not make any pictorial representation of Christ but employed only
    • symbols — the fish symbol, the monogram of Christ. The same had
    • Christendom, the Sistine Chapel in Rome, we see the command
    • during which sculpture rested, there appeared the Christian ideal: an
    • If we look at the dead body of the Christ we can see at once that
    • bears the adult body of her son Jesus Christ on her lap yet seems too
    • other Christian motif, the reason for this lay in the culture within
    • could be devised by the Christian world of the time. He sought to
    • of the world to its highest point in the coming of Christ to earth
    • what is to come in the Christ-Impulse and the Mystery of Golgotha.
    • Christ in the Spiritual World: The Search for the Holy Grail”
    • “The Four Sacrifices of Christ.”]
    • These Sibyls are very peculiar figures and modern Christianity will
    • pointers to the Christ Event and we have to take them just as
    • us the story of Christ emphasized so strongly how He drove out the
    • sibylline. For this reason also, Christ Jesus was so insistent that
    • Christ-impulse; that is the content, the theme of Michelangelo's
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  • Title: Lecture: Technology and Art: Their Bearing on Modern Culture
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    • different the farther back we go into pre-Christian ages — from
  • Title: Lecture: Past Incarnations of the Peoples of Today
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    • Christendom, in regions more to the South of Europe. Many of these
    • were souls who had had no contact with Christianity in former
    • Christianity before their present birth. Christianity is something
    • which Christianity lives in the souls of Europeans today we must
    • realize that, broadly speaking, it was not a Christian impulse at all
    • first centuries of Christendom were in the more Southerly regions of
    • Europe and who received Christianity in a form altogether different
    • from that of today. In those times Christianity was still imbued with
    • and received Christianity in this form, are, speaking broadly,
    • character of the impulse they received in their early Christian
    • who were permeated by the Christian Impulse at that time are
    • Christian impulse in their earlier incarnation. They have carried
    • over these Christian sentiments into Eastern bodies and have been
    • civilized life in the East. Certain elements of the true Christian
    • in a previous earthly life imbibed from early European Christianity a
    • the Mystery of Golgotha and in the earliest centuries of Christendom.
    • which can be awakened in one who has allowed the Christ Impulse to
  • Title: Lecture: Morality and Karma
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    • THE EVENT OF THE CHRIST.”
    • I shall speak on the appearance of Christ and reveal a few facts
  • Title: Lecture: The Inexpressible Name, Spirits of Space and Time.
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    • take up the divine impulse, the Christ Impulse, through his own
    • the “simple”, “plain Christian faith” of the
    • soul's salvation through Christ, of eternal life attained
    • through Christ, without having to do anything for it. “Faith in
    • the salvation through Christ” is something which they cannot
  • Title: Lecture: The Coming Experience of Christ
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    • Die Neue Geistigkeit und Das Christus-erlebnis des Zwangzigsten
    • COMING EXPERIENCE OF CHRIST
    • called the Christ-Experience yet to come. We learnt yesterday
    • how little experience of the Christ there really is at the present
    • all that can properly be called experience of the Christ has fallen
    • hindrance to the development of a Christ-Experience. And we have
    • Christ, just as at the time of the Mystery of Golgotha remnants of
    • Christ-Experience of the first half of the twentieth century will
    • as the physical Christ appeared at the time of the Mystery of
    • Golgotha, so the spiritual Christ will appear to mankind. He alone
    • will prepare man to recognise how the Christ-Being will reveal
    • Christ will not come in the spiritual sense if men are not prepared
    • manifestation of the Christ in the first half of the twentieth
    • the Christ will appear only to those who renounce all that spreads
    • the Christ-Impulse in their souls. All other solutions will lead only
    • a purely earthly, physical being. The new experience of the Christ
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Knowledge: A Way of Life
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    • literature of how Christianity is deepened, and can stand forth in
    • personal experiences of the Christ Who appeared in a personal form.
  • Title: Lecture: How Can the Destitution of Soul in Modern Times Be Overcome?
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    • out of the group to teach people about Christ. But in the fifth
    • period Christ is already actually entering the individual soul.
    • Already, unconsciously or subconsciously, we all carry Christ within
    • from doing all we can to further what will make Christ universally
    • centuries of the Christian era this or that may have been adapted to
    • Christ-conception. In this way we bring to every soul what it
    • The various forms assumed by Christianity were established in the
    • Christ entered earth-life, and He has remained in earth-life since
    • earth-life that Christ should have entered it. But now let us
    • the reverse of ours. Christ left the sphere of the Angels to come to
    • say: Christ left our world to go through the Mystery of Golgotha. And
    • rejoice that Christ in His healing power should have come to us in as
    • bodies should live with the Christ-thought in such a way that it can
    • Golgotha — shine up to the Angels as a light. Men say: Christ
    • able to dwell in us — “not I, but Christ in me.”
    • The Angels say: Christ has gone from the sphere of our inner life,
    • and He shines up to us now like so many stars in the Christ-thought
    • receive Christ in a new way. For we forge a real link with the
    • the central impulse of earth evolution, to the Christ impulse. The
    • Christ impulse will become our real link with the spiritual worlds
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  • Title: Lecture: The Meaning of Easter: St. Paul and the Christ Impulse
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    • Ever since the early days of Christianity it has been the custom
    • to draw a distinction between the festivals of Christmas and of Easter in
    • that the Christmas festival has been made immovable, having been fixed at
    • time fixed for the Christmas festival indicates how closely that festival
    • birth of the man into whom the Christ Being afterwards entered.
    • indicates how through the Christ Impulse man is to be set free from the
    • Christ Impulse, to become free of earthly conditions.
    • Christianity, to some of those early mysteries which during a certain
    • in the evolution of the Christ Impulse within the whole history of mankind.
    • Christianity was the appearance of the figure of St. Paul
    • Christianity. He became the Apostle of the Christians only after the event at
    • very Being of the Christ in an extra-earthly, super-sensible manner. Thus
    • Paul was a man who could not be persuaded of the meaning of the Christ
    • experience of Christ Jesus, we discover a strange and astounding fact
    • is not easy to detect even for so long as that. Now the Christ Impulse
    • late as into the thirtieth year. And Christ Jesus lived His days of
    • was of about the same age as Christ Jesus Himself. The time that Christ
    • Jesus spent in His work on earth, Paul spent as an anti-Christian. And
    • mankind through the working of the Christ Impulse.
    • about the same length of time that Christ had walked the earth, did
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    • Christopher Bamford.
    • The Christian Mystery.
    • Christopher Bamford.
    • the appearance of Christ anyone who wished to acquire
    • now Christ appeared upon the
    • event took place in the Sacrificial Death of Christ Jesus.
    • memory of those Mysteries Christ
    • to Christ were no longer required to “see,”
    • thousand years after Christ was to educate man for the
    • Christ
    • man. Wine is the symbol of personal man. Christ changed the
    • purified. Therefore for two thousand years Christianity was
    • to live without the doctrine of reincarnation. Christ
    • appeared to sanctify personality. As a sign that Christ
    • transmuted in the higher nature, Christ Himself. The
    • God, of the Logos Who had become Flesh in Christ; and then
  • Title: Lecture: The Templars
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    • number of souls who were faithful and devoted followers of Christianity
    • blood of the Templars belonged to Christ Jesus — each one of them knew
    • this — their blood belonged to nothing else on earth than to Christ
    • “Not I, but Christ in me!” And in bloody and severe combats, in
    • had gained the power actually to attain Christian initiation by means of the
    • historical event. Christian initiation may be attained in the manner
    • were accused above all of blaspheming Christianity, of blaspheming the
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    • Christiania, November 26, 1921
    • A lecture given in Christiania, 26th November, 1921.
    • (Christiania, Nov. 26, 1921)
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    • the Event of Golgotha, the Incarnation of Christ as Man, met
    • that the Being of Christ had united Himself with human evolution. But
    • Christ Impulse was at work in human souls, men's consciousness was of
    • speak. Jesus the Christ Bearer became the ‘simple man of
    • into Christianity. And nowadays there is not only a materialistic
    • super-sensible fact of all human evolution. The narrow view of Christ
    • Christianity arose, the teachings about Christ Jesus came out
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    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch Den Christus-Impuls.
    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse.
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch Den Christus-Impuls.
    • sentient body. This takes us back 6,000 years before our Christian
    • have passed through since the founding of Christianity, we again come
    • we prepare for it through the keeping of the Christmas Festival, as I
    • that frame of mind which is in accord with the ‘Christmas
    • Science, let us accept a true Christmas attitude of reverence. Let us
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    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse.
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch Den Christus-Impuls.
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    • The Christ Being, Past, Present, and Future.
    • Christuskünder. This volume contains three lectures
    • The Christmas Mystery
    • presence of the everlasting power of the Christ in the
    • and Cosmos, the Christ Being Himself appeared before him. He
    • of having discovered Christ as a living reality. Such an
    • Christ Jesus and rejected their proclamation, received in
    • higher vision the direct proof that Christ lives, that He is
    • truth Christ was not only present in the Body that was once
    • spirituality, would have allied himself with Christ had he
    • out of actual knowledge, Novalis says that the Christ whom he
    • working. The eye that beholds the Christ has itself been
    • formed by the Christ-Power. The Christ-Power within the eye
    • beholds the Christ outside the eye.
    • Event of Golgotha the Being we call Christ has been the
    • Body of Christ; he sees the waters of the Earth permeated
    • with Christ's Blood, and he sees the solid rocks as Christ's
    • Body of Christ; he sees the Earth and Christ miraculously
    • Christ.
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    • People believe themselves Christians but have not even understood the
    • Christian” or “Christ” or
    • speaking in a Christian sense, even if what one is saying may be very
    • unchristian. But if we hold we are making known what the Christ is
    • carried over into Christianity — people find it unchristian.
    • specially Christian in consequence. So, too, one is not
    • State” proposals, are the Christianity of to-day; they are,
  • Title: Lecture: Buddha and Christ: The Sphere of the Bodhisattvas
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    • Das esoterische Christentum and die geistige Führung der Menschheit
    • (Esoteric Christianity and the Spiritual Guidance of Mankind).
    • It is also known as: Moses and Christ, or The Coming of Christ.
    • Esoteric Christianity and the Mission of Christian Rosenkreutz
    • Das esoterische Christentum and die geistige Führung
    • (Esoteric Christianity and the Spiritual Guidance of Mankind).
    • Moses and Christ, or
    • The Coming of Christ.
    • Esoteric Christianity and the Mission of Christian Rosenkreutz
    • BUDDHA AND CHRIST
    • different from those undergone in later pre-Christian epochs and in
    • Christ on the physical plane in a physical body. In our own, fifth
    • experience the Christ Being in an etheric form on the astral plane,
    • just as in the fourth epoch Christ was visible on the physical plane
    • responsibility towards the pre-Christian powers for having allowed
    • centuries before the beginning of the Christian era has not since
    • by the Christ Impulse. Consciousness of this truth was demonstrated
    • Christ Impulse. The legend, which was subsequently forgotten, tells
    • by Barlaam and his soul was fired by the Christian Impulse. This was
    • work in the evolution of humanity. It is the Christ Impulse and is
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  • Title: Lecture: The Seeds of Future Worlds
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    • these worlds. He must do so, if Christianity is again to become a
    • clearly when we look at the modern conception of Christ — if
    • indeed modern times may be said to have any idea of Christ at all.
    • cannot possibly come to an idea of Christ as long as he makes use
    • of forming a true idea of Christ.
    • Harnack says that Christ the Son does not really belong in the
    • Christ Jesus has place in the Gospels only in so far as He brought
    • of the Father God. Thus in the sense of this theology Christ is of
    • Christian times, up to about the third or fourth century, when there was
    • still a good deal of the Oriental wisdom in Christianity, men were
    • engaged attention in the early Christian centuries have long ceased
    • Christ, he wants to acknowledge Him — but through inner
    • Christ God. Modern theology has not the Christ at all; it has only
    • the Father — but it calls the Father “Christ,”
    • because it has received the tradition of the Christ Being in history
    • and, quite naturally, wants to be Christian. If we were honest, we
    • should simply be unable to call ourselves Christians in modern times.
    • so speaking because for him both the Father and the Christ are
    • Father and Christ. If you are inwardly honest with yourselves, you
    • Father God and the Christ, the two ideas become confused and
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  • Title: Lecture: Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
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    • The mystery of death taught by Jesus Christ to his disciples after his resurrection. Saul and the event at Damascus when he became the apostle Paul. The role of Ahriman, Satan, the World Prince, in the course of human evolution.
    • Exoteric Christianity is to be found in the Gospels and as they have
    • been interpreted through history; esoteric, inner Christianity is the
    • living teaching of the Risen Christ: resurrection. Today it lies in the
    • Auferstehung. Exoterisches und esoterisches Christentum
    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity (pub. 1985).
    • Christianity
    • CHRISTIANITY
    • Christianity itself, especially in respect of the spiritual
    • kernel of Christianity — the Mystery of Golgotha — a
    • teaching there has always been an esoteric Christianity,
    • Christianity the teaching of greatest moment is that concerning
    • the communion between the Risen Christ — the Christ Who has
    • between Christ after His Resurrection and His disciples does
    • testifies that he was only able to believe in Christ after He had
    • conviction: Christ had passed through death and in His life now,
    • through the event at Damascus, the reality of the Living Christ
    • could not be convinced of the reality of the Christ?
    • learn that Christ Jesus had been condemned to a death of shame by
    • that were still extant during the first centuries of Christendom
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    • the ancient Mystery wisdom of God the Father, looked upon the Christ
    • divine creative Father-principle lives in Nature, and Christ is the
    • the Christ otherwise than by saying that he was the Son of the
    • see the Christ in his own being. They did not base themselves on the
    • old theology which considered the Christ only as the Son of the
    • Gospels in order to know the Christ as an independent Being, from the
    • Christ. Really, this is what lies at the foundation of the Wycliffe
    • the Christ as an independent Being.
    • divine spiritual being of the Christ. Modern theology lost this
    • looked upon the Christ as the “meek man of Nazareth”.
    • Christianity”, you will find that it contains a relapse; for in
    • this book a modern theologian again describes the Christ very much
    • Christianity”, we could substitute the word
    • Christ” wherever we read the word “God-Father”
    • of the Father” considered the Christ as the Son of God, people
    • Christ himself, in his divine spiritual being, the spiritual
    • conception was already lost. They did not approach the Christ at all.
    • Christ — but only a universal God. This is what Geyer said,
    • because he honestly confessed that people indeed spoke of the Christ,
    • by the description of the Christ, as being merely the Son of God, and wish
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  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Science, a Necessity for the Present Time
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    • the soul can develop of its own accord will serve to grasp Christ
    • fully, the Christ who passed through the Mystery of Golgotha, so that
    • St. Paul's words, “Not I, but Christ in me”, will become
    • Christ with all the soul's inner forces of knowledge. This is a
    • in which the Christ-Impulse has influenced mankind since the Mystery
    • the centuries which have elapsed since that time, the Christ-Impulse
    • Christ-Impulse does not only appeal in an intellectual way to human
    • impulse. The Christ-Impulse streams with living strength into the
    • event in order to understand how the Christ-Impulse worked in
    • Christ-Impulse; but this Impulse already worked as a living force in
    • might say, the Christ-Impulse and brought about through it important
    • the Christ-Impulse lived in the Maid of Orleans that a living Impulse
    • understanding could not the Christ-Impulse, this impulse worked through the
    • influence of the Christ-Impulse does not depend on the comprehension
    • we have for it. I might say that the Christ-Impulse penetrated into
    • and days between Christmas Eve and January 6th, the festival of
    • Christ's appearance. Olaf Asteson's very name indicates that he
    • and which go from the day of Christ's birth to the day of Epiphany on
    • the legend describes the forces of the Christ-Impulse which strongly
    • illuminated by the physical forces of the sun. And because Christ is
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    • different from that of a later time. The origin of Christianity
    • of humanity through the birth of Christianity we shall understand
    • rise of Christianity — not to mention Jewish history — is
    • preparation for Christianity. This whole extent of pagan
    • culture is essentially different from our modern Christian culture.
    • the eight centuries preceding the rise of Christianity. We may even
    • was the Christ Impulse which has arisen from the Mystery of Golgotha
    • after Christ. Try to read the description of Occidental wisdom up to
    • centuries the moral impulse was borne by the Christian impulse.
    • that which is really contained in the Christian faith. In our time it
  • Title: Lecture: Cosmogony, Freedom, Altruism
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    • Christ, or a spiritual power of some kind, to do what he
    • little stress on men being redeemed by Christ, not by
    • not God, why does not Christ, come to the help of this or
    • will put it as follows. The old pre-Christian civilisations
  • Title: Lecture: Brunetto Latini
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    • since the moment when the life of Christ passed through the
    • Earth. Had the Christ-Impulse only been able to work through
    • have had very little of Christ in the past centuries.
    • to show how the Christ works in the human soul, in that which
    • the Christ-Impulse when he himself, being converted, made
    • Christianity the State religion, was very little. But the
    • let the symbol of the Cross of Christ be carried before his
    • impulse of Christ. Truly, these men could not understand what
    • could reach to what the Christ-Impulse was in its reality.
    • Where, then, did the Christ-Impulse really appear, in an
    • In a peculiar kind of vision, the Christ-Impulse manifested
    • Christmas and did not reawaken until the day of the Three
    • Earth is greatest. Therefore the Christmas Festival is
    • Christ-Impulse. They had to be there in her soul. How should
    • days after Christmas and had awakened on the 6th of January.
    • borne by her mother, so as to pass through the Christmas
  • Title: Lecture: Yuletide and the Christmas Festival
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    • Yuletide and theChristmas Festival
    • we can feel that the emblems of Christmas around us are
    • the houses to celebrate the Christmas Festival, our aesthetic
    • sense must be pained by displays of so-called Christmas
    • goods, while inventions out of keeping with Christmas trees
    • and Christmas symbols whiz past — motor cars, electric
    • more deeply when we realise what the Christmas Festival has
    • revitalised. There was an epoch when Christmas was a festival
    • Festival of Christ's birth and the modern anthroposophical
    • the Christmas Festival and could be felt again if there were
    • to experience the Christmas Festival in the truly
    • Christmas Festival was once upon a time or is now. Wherever
    • feelings connected with the Christmas Festival has existed
    • introduction of Christianity at the time of the year when our
    • own Christmas Festival is drawing near. We will think briefly
    • of epochs prior to the introduction of Christianity into
    • their further evolution through the power of the Christ
    • in Europe the warmest, most intimate feelings for the Christ
    • Impulse were to be kindled by the thought of the Christ
    • Child, by the birth of the Christ Child. And if we believe
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    • Buddhism and Christianity.
    • centuries before the Christ Impulse was destined to dominate Western
    • compare it with Christianity. Six hundred years after the appearance
    • the Christian has quite a different attitude. Putting aside
    • Christian conception as follows. In so far as the Christian
    • pictures of the Book of Genesis. The attitude of the Christian to the
    • world is very different from that of the Buddhist. The Christian
    • Thus in Christianity we are
    • temptation plays an essential part. The Christian who pierces
    • the surface of Christianity into its depths must say that because of
    • maya and illusion;” the Christian: — “I have
    • Christian asks the same question but realises: “The fault is
    • therefore he must overcome the world, but the Christian feels
    • When the Christian realises
    • And so the Christian feels
    • overcoming the thirst for existence. The Christian seeks liberation
    • and Paul's words: “Not I, but Christ in me!” —
    • must be overcome. He must leave this world!” But the Christian
    • is the fault!” The Christian stands in the world
    • “Not I, but Christ in me!” The Christian should say:
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    • the light of the Mystery of Golgotha, when through Christ Jesus an
    • stars — He Whom a later age called “Christ” and an
    • resurrection of Christ were, in the first place, the most essential
    • features for those who truly understood Christianity.
    • human body. The Christ has now become an “extract” of the
    • Christ impulse gazed at the dead figure on the Cross, at the
    • beyond death — for death had been conquered by Christ in the
    • Nascimur. The early Christians, in whom the impulse of esoteric
    • Christianity was still living, buried their dead but held divine
    • by the soul that is united with Christ; the tomb became an altar.
    • united with Christ, Who as the spiritual essence of the stars
    • was the answer to the riddle of Nature. Christ was the answer
    • preserved — proves that as the Christian Initiates contemplated
    • the Mystery of Golgotha, in the certainty that Christ had descended
    • union of mortal man on Earth with Christ. Through Christ, man redeems
    • death and resurrection of Christ. If your earthly life is more than a
    • mere natural existence, if it is such that. Christ's Kingdom is
    • communion with Christ Himself. Christ, the Divine Being, becomes your
    • brother; in death and in life you die in Christ.” The truth of
    • life in God the Son, in Christ, could now be added to the primeval
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    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse.
    • Die geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit durch den Christus-Impuls,
    • Christ problem as a whole — a fact that is no doubt surprising. A
    • beings to understand the coming of Christ into the world as a
    • very time when the Christ united with earthly evolution, humankind
    • understand, in a true and profound way, the nature of the Christ
    • the announcement of Christ's coming was not itself a new
    • Mysteries, the Christ had already been mentioned as the “coming
    • proclaimed the coming of Christ. One viewed the Christ being, of
    • had gradually degenerated, so that, when the Christ did come, people
    • were less able than ever to speak, as human beings, about the Christ.
    • conceive of the Christ Mystery out of a fresh, new impulse.
    • first centuries of the Christian era, we find great spirits arising,
    • are concerned with the Christ (they still knew this, of course); the
    • Christ can be understood only as a spiritual being connected with
    • spiritual and suprasensory impulses. This Christ descends from cosmic
    • Gnosis had been able to understand the Christ, but they knew that he
    • faculties. This was what they knew about the Christ.
    • was born; he carried the Christ, and God lived in that human being.
    • concerned with the Christ. How should we conceive the union of these
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  • Title: Lecture: Thinking and Willing as Two Poles of the Human Soul-Life
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    • contained a purely Christian element. It describes the battle of
    • Elias with Antichrist. But the manner in which this battle of Elias
    • with Antichrist is described, the whole way in which the story is
    • Kingdom of the Antichrist.
    • they did not see the same as that which the Christian of
    • not said: Christ allows His Blood to stream down from above, but:
    • Realm, — because it was felt that Christ must be placed
    • mid-way between, to the Kingdom of Christ. Until we reach this
    • and balance. Christ stands there as the Balance between Lucifer and
  • Title: Vortrage: Denken, Fühlen, Wollen - Das Muspilhgedicht
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    • Christliches vor: es wird uns der Kampf des Elias mit dem Antichrist
    • Antichrist, erinnert an die alten Kämpfe der Sagen, der Bewohner
    • Antichrist.
    • heutige Christ unter dem Reiche seines Gottes versteht, sondern diese
    • nicht vorgestellt: Der Christus läßt oben sein Blut
    • Christus hineinstellen wollte in Mittelgard, in dasjenige, was in der
    • Christus-Reich ist. Ohne daß wir dazu vorrücken, kommen wir
    • wirklich finden kann: Christus ist da zum Ausgleich des Luzifer und
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    • name of Christian Rosenkreutz, and that this Lodge longed to hear
    • when I reflect that in order to speak about Christian Rosenkreutz at
    • that for some years we have designated as the Christ is the result of
    • of Christ into the body of Jesus of Nazareth at the time marked by
    • yet, we could not understand Christianity without possessing
    • these truths. We cannot really understand Christianity, for instance,
    • cannot understand Christianity; for what could he make of the words
    • of St. Paul, ‘If Christ be not risen, then is our preaching
    • Christianity.
    • It is precisely these facts relating to Christianity, to the Mystery
    • not interested in Christ, and never have been. They do not feel any
    • meditating about the Being of the Christ, or in making occult
    • Christ.
    • contains great truths concerning everything not Christian, —
    • but in respect to what is Christian, is the greatest nonsense. With
    • exception of Judaism and Christianity, — The Secret Doctrine
    • is very useful. But nothing relating to Judaism and Christianity
    • became inadequate for the understanding of Christianity. Allow me to
    • mode of understanding Christianity, but it was not possible really to
    • understand Christianity by means of Eastern conceptions. These only
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    • immersed as a spiritual being, feeling one with the Christ-being,
    • carried by the Christ-Being, swimming — though not in a sea of
  • Title: Evolution/Aspect: Lecture 3: The Inner Aspect of the Sun-embodiment of the Earth
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    • the Christ-being when we grasp the idea of the bestowing virtue, the
    • to the earth by the Christ-Being is on the earth, fulfils its life on
    • nature of the Christ-impulse. We are then able to understand the dim
    • we see this picture again, and see how the Christ grows forth from
    • will be our task to study the Christ-Being in the spiritual nature of
  • Title: Evolution/Aspect: Lecture 4: The Inner Aspect of the Moon-embodiment of the Earth (Part 1)
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    • as it were, we have before us the meaning of the earth, the Christ.
    • wish to avoid the death of sacrifice.’ That which Christ might
    • the greatest renunciation made by Christ Jesus confronts us when, by
    • to enter His sphere. If we are able to see in Christ Jesus all that
    • whose very nature was resignation. Christ renounced that which would
    • the Christ seated among the twelve, and Judas, the betrayer, in the
    • value might enter into evolution, Christ Himself had to place His
    • immortal Divine power. And this representation of Christ surrounded
  • Title: Evolution/Aspect: Lecture 6: The Inner Aspect of the Earth-embodiment of the Earth
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    • by any of the phenomena known to man, that the Christ incarnated in
    • to have risen like Christ — all these reasons are on the same
    • Christ-Being’ it must clearly be impossible to
    • Christ-Being is the Mystery of Golgotha; that is, the conquest of
    • Would Christ undergo death He must descend to the physical plane!
    • Christ Himself belongs to the higher worlds and came down to the
    • perceive the Christ as an etheric figure of the astral plane, as Paul
    • becoming able to perceive the Christ by means of the higher faculties
    • worlds, that Christ is a reality; that He lives; they will learn to
    • development of Christ Himself is progressing — and that
    • appears as a first shining forth of Christ in the world of man. So
    • Christ for the next three thousand years from our present century.
    • enacted on earth as the origin of all the subsequent Christ
    • Christianity could be brought about without having a power behind
    • Christianity as a Mystical Fact. They were able to convince
    • themselves of the actual existence of Christ Jesus by the
    • such and such a position, then He whom they call the Christ must have
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 2: Humanity's Struggle for Morality
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    • here on earth, the Christ impulse is the heart of the moral
    • beings encounter the Christ impulse here on the physical
    • The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz: Anno 1459
    • The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz
    • The age of humanity then matched the age at which Christ went
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    • can they gain an idea of what Jesus Christ meant when he
    • Jesus Christ did not want to bring a kingdom of perfection to
    • the gospels to show that Christ intended to reform this outer
    • Christian baptism for Hermann Bahr's ancestors down to the
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 4: The Elemental Spirits of Birth and Death
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    • seek to bring Christ's words to realization: ‘Where two
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    • things, that Jesus Christ — that strange individual
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    • the Body and blood of Christ enter into them. Everything
    • The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz,
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 9: The Battle between Michael and 'The Dragon'
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    • people christen everything ‘moral impulse’‘
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 11: Recognizing the Inner Human Being
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    • Christ.’
    • the message of Jesus Christ with Jesus Christ himself. This
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 12: The Spirits of Light and the Spirits of Darkness
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    • — which was to prepare the way for Christianity —
    • The Christ,
    • the vicar, of the Christ, of the Christ impulse to create
  • Title: Fall/Darkness: Lecture 13: The Fallen Spirits' Influence in the World
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    • Christ and the Gospels from this point of view. Two
    • Christianity are said to be due to the fact that at the
    • about in Palestine as Jesus Christ and infected people with
    • Christianity.
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    • really understanding Christ. Those who still understood something
    • Christ completely, said of Christ that he came to earth, that he
    • They took up what was proclaimed about Christ in written
    • when Christ must be understood. But we resist this
    • understanding of Christ, and the form this resistance takes is
    • Christ really is still lived in those who say that they understand
    • Christ, what would happen? They would have to be clear about the fact
    • that Christ, as a heavenly being, descended to earth; he therefore
    • the earth was in fact a new land for Christ. We must extend our
    • Then we draw near to the language that Christ spoke.
    • must in fact first learn the language of Christ, the language
    • relearn this language in order to make sense out of what Christ
    • spoken about Christianity and described the history of Christianity,
    • the point now is to understand Christ, to understand him as an
    • [From the Oberufer Christmas plays.] One simply
  • Title: Foredrag: Kristusimpulsen i tidens utvikling og dens virke i mennesket
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    • Nicht er allein, der Christus in ihm.
    • ist in seiner Erinnerung der Christus,
    • wird der Christus leuchten
    • aus aer durchchristlichten, durchgöttlichten
  • Title: Lecture: Man's Fall and Redemption
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    • only be redeemed through the Christ. Christianity must first be
    • thinking must be saved by the Christ, he would probably put his hands to
    • his head and say: “The deed of Christ may have an influence on a great
    • the need of taking a true Christology seriously. This means that
    • which can be misunderstood so easily, must place the Christ in
    • Christianity, too, will remain a matter of faith, not of knowledge.
    • allow itself to have anything to do with the Christ. Thus we have our
    • knowledge in the spirit of the Christ-impulse he will attain
  • Title: Lecture: Calendar of the Soul
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    • Erfahrungen des Uebersinnlichen. Die wege der Seele zu Christus.
    • understand. But unto you’ — so says Christ Jesus —
    • really mean? Which are the most important parables in which Christ Jesus
    • Christ Jesus is explaining processes pertaining to the Spirit. He
    • But when Christ Jesus is making clear to His disciples that He is one with
    • death, that within Him is a Christ-power, a Christ-impulse that must pass
    • December as the Christmas festival, the festival of the Spirit.
    • celebrated in the summer; Christmas, the festival of the
  • Title: On the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Times: Lecture 1
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    • Mystery Truths and the Christmas Impulse. Published in German as,
    • And so on ... the Christians merely put Christ in the place
    • of Hercules, Dionysos and Osiris. Christ too is none other
    • needed the story of the Nazarene — Christ Jesus, the
    • Christ never was a physical personality, but a Sun. It was
    • theologians of the 19th century Christ gradually vanished
    • Christ-force entered the evolution of mankind. ‘In
    • on the Christ-impulse, it was not the mere word that
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    • Mystery Truths and the Christmas Impulse. Published in German as,
    • of our era. Revelation continues. Christ Jesus is always
    • present. The spirit and the outlook, recognising Christ Jesus
    • as ever-present, is precisely that Christian spirit which can
    • to speak — a Christmas character. This, as I said,
    • of the two outstanding festivals of Christianity —
    • Christmas and Easter — has been done in a very
    • significant way. Christmas is a so-called immovable Feast,
    • a movable Feast. Christmas is fixed because, as you know, it
    • deep meaning of the Christmas Festival. It is to remind us
    • recognises the Christmas Festival: he should seek for the
    • of the Earth, — just as the Christ-Child is found in a
    • Christmas is
    • yet deeper meaning in it, that the time between Christmas and
    • Christmas Festival, properly speaking, belongs to the Easter
    • Christmas-impulses — take place in a given year; others
    • the successive Christmas impulses in historic evolution are
    • between Christmas and Easter is longer or shorter as the case
    • pillars of the Christian understanding of the world, —
    • namely the Immaculate Conception of Christ Jesus, and the
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    • Mystery Truths and the Christmas Impulse. Published in German as,
    • Christian consciousness of to-day is still aware — or can,
    • poles to which I refer are the Christmas secret and the
    • Christmas secret is really the secret of birth; it represents
    • the birth of Christ Jesus, and therewithal attaches itself to
    • festival associated with the death of Christ Jesus. Now birth
    • festivals of Christmas and Easter, two gateways to the
    • invisible world are thus made the basis of the Christian
    • year; and inasmuch as this is so, the Christian
    • Christmas; it is essentially the Mystery of birth.
    • the Christmas Mysteries; and the ‘Mysteries of
    • afterwards merged into the real secret of Christmas, are the
    • In our time it must be possible to unite the Christmas and
    • were not Star-Mysteries, but rather a kind of Christmas
    • The Christian
    • development of Christian World-conceptions. The Mystery of
    • birth, the Christmas Mystery, the Mystery of super-sensible
    • most strongly in the ancient Mysteries of Christmas —
    • Christmas and Easter — only when this bridge is built,
    • undergone by the spread of Christianity; let us not, however,
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    • The lecture presented here was given at the University of Christiania
    • Christiania, December 1, 1921
    • The lecture presented here was given at the University of Christiania
    • University of Christiana
    • the Christ-Being in relationship with the earth.
    • Now Christ's words
    • Paul: “NOT I, BUT CHRIST IN ME.” If a Christian
    • Christianity inwardly and who says, “Not I, but Christ in
    • me,” understands Christ's words, “Heaven and earth
  • Title: Lecture: The Supersensible in the Human Being and in the Universe
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    • opinions and exercises that lie far back in pre-Christian times;
    • Nazareth, lived the divine-spiritual being of Christ.
    • this divine-spiritual being of Christ had come down to them on
    • Christians accepted so unconditionally the wisdom contained in
    • Christ, who had appeared on earth in the human being, Jesus of
    • soul-spiritual worlds, as a human soul. The first Christians knew
    • that Christ had come down to the earth in order to give man on
    • is to say, upon the Christ who overcomes death.
    • wisdom enabled the first Christians to grasp — in the form
    • the Christ as that Being who came down to the earth. Modern
    • Nazareth, but also to the divine-spiritual Christ, who came down
    • strength that the Christ unfolds within us, in accordance with
    • St. Paul's words — “Not I, but Christ in me”
    • us to pass through death with Christ as living souls, so that we
    • eyes, through the Light that Christ brought down to the
    • spiritual science can thus kindle the religious-Christian life;
    • the religious and Christian life can thus be deepened. The past
  • Title: Lecture: Foundations of Anthroposophy
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    • Christiania, November 28, 1921
    • The lecture presented here was given at the University of Christiania
    • University of Christiania
  • Title: Lecture: East and West in the Light of the Christmas Idea
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    • Christi. Der Mensch in seinem Zusammenhang mit dem Kosmos. Band IX,
    • typescript series entitled: Christmas and Christ.
    • Fest der Erscheinung Christi. Der Mensch in seinem
    • Christmas and Christ. The translator is unknown.
    • THE LIGHT OF THE CHRISTMAS IDEA
    • arranging a study course for the Christmas holidays (Christmas
    • festivals of the year work should stop and that Christmas in
    • conceal the fact that this Christmas above all calls for other
    • other at Christmas, they adorn the tree and do other things out
    • Christianity consists in their calling out “Lord,
    • Lord,” or in uttering the name of Christ as often as
    • Christianization of our whole life, in which it does not suffice
    • to utter the name of Christ, but entails that we should deeply
    • and intimately unite ourselves with the Spirit of Christ. We see
    • years before Christ, and by going back still further into a
    • of reverence in accordance with early Christianity.
    • the living Christ on his way to Damascus, the Christ that can
    • believed in the risen Christ, not in the living Jesus, and he
    • risen Christ. Out of this special insight into the connections of
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  • Title: Lecture: Human Freedom and Its Connection with the Mystery of Golgotha
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    • way. This constitutes the great difference between Christianity
    • and the ancient teachings of the Gods. If we wish to find Christ,
    • grasp the world only in a pagan way, not in a Christian way; for
    • Christ must be reached in inner freedom. Particularly the way in
    • inner activity, is able to lead us to Christ, to the Mystery of
    • the essence of the Mystery of Golgotha. Christ should be felt and
    • spiritual science strives for in regard to Christianity.
    • which the eye is able to perceive the Sun. In Christ an older
    • When speaking of Christ, it pointed to the Sun.
    • conception of Jesus, who was Christ's abode, renders possible a
    • In ancient times, the Christ was felt to be outside in the
    • shining through Christ. The Sun shines outside in the world and
    • experienced in feeling. The Christianity which Anthroposophy will
    • have to teach, will not only imply looking at Christ, but being
    • filled by Christ.
    • so-called Christian theologians again and again put together
    • not really understand much about Christianity. For it is deeply
    • conspicuous theologian of Basle, wrote a book on the Christianity
    • theology; i.e., the Christian theology, is no longer Christian.
    • Christian theology does not understand anything about
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    • imagined in a purely spiritual form. Christ, the Son of God, was
    • naïve love for Christ, which is in itself fully justified
    • leads to life in Christ, or to the presence of Christ, the Son of
    • the spiritual sphere, so that I may find Christ through the Holy
    • Ghost, and through Christ, God the Father.”
    • Christianity which grows quite naturally out of
  • Title: Lecture: The End of the Dark Age
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    • a Striving for Spiritual Understanding of Nature Permeated by Christ.
    • Christentum,
    • Permeated by Christ. The translator is unknown.
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    • lecture is also known as, The Christmas Thought and the Mystery
    • The Christmas Thought and the Mystery of the Ego.
    • The Christmas Thought and the Secret of the Ego.
    • Christmas Eve approaches, we must (this year in particular) ask
    • How should we think of these Christmas words at such a time?
    • Christmas Eve. One thought, however, arises: we think how opponents
    • of Death with the thought of Christ Jesus, the Divine Light-Bringer.
    • world on the day we commemorate at Christmas. We see how through all
    • ever separate mankind on earth. Thus the thought of Christ Jesus is a
    • sense of the words the utterance of the Christmas Eve saying, which
    • he who really feels himself united with Christ Jesus solemnly vows
    • anew at Christmas time.
    • a tradition in the history of Christianity which repeatedly appears
    • in later times and for centuries became a custom in certain Christian
    • regions. In olden times representations of the Christian Mysteries
    • were organised chiefly by the Christian Churches for believers in
    • was first shown just at Christmas time, how the Cosmic Word sounded
    • the beginning of the Old Testament at this Christmas Eve festival
    • thing remains, that in our calendar, before the actual Christmas Day
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    • aka: The Golden Legend and a German Christmas Play
    • lecture is also known as, The Christmas Thought and the Mystery
    • The Origin of the Christmas Plays.
    • The Christmas
    • The Origin of the Christmas Plays
    • year as Christmas approaches, we must think of the kind of feelings
    • of humanity. How do we think of these Christmas words in this time?
    • spoken about by the One whose birth is celebrated at Christmas. One
    • of death with the thought of the divine leader of light, the Christ
    • Him who entered the world on the day we celebrate at Christmas.
    • the Christ Jesus who harmonizes human beings no matter what their
    • the word the Christmas verse, transcending everything that separates
    • us: those who truly feel themselves connected with the Christ Jesus
    • must promise this to themselves on Christmas night again and
    • tradition within the history of Christianity that arose repeatedly in
    • later times and was a custom in certain Christian regions over many
    • emerging from Christian churches, there were presentations for
    • believers of the mystery of Christmas night. Especially in these most
    • ancient times, the presentation of the mystery of Christmas night
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    • centuries before the Christian era. It is however significant that
    • as he did thousands of years before the birth of Christianity, was
    • of the Christian era) did these two currents mingle and gradually
    • the Greek and Christian eras these two methods of development were
    • Assyrians, Babylonians, Egyptians, and even up to the Christian era,
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    • millennia before the Christian era — knew from actual
  • Title: Lecture: The Experiences of Sleep and their Spiritual Background
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    • Golgotha will have Christ for his strong guide in the moment when his
    • Christ-experience what an older humanity had from the Mysteries.
  • Title: Lecture: Reincarnation and Karma
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    • Erfahrungen des Uebersinnlichen. Die wege der Seele zu Christus.
    • Thoughts on Christmas Eve.
    • THOUGHTS ON CHRISTMAS EVE
    • year that we are able to be together on this Christmas Eve, and
    • the feeling that we may have on this Christmas night?
    • this Christmas night there should pour into our hearts the
    • from this Christmas night something may overflow into all our
    • we would pour into our souls on Christmas night!
    • those beings who wanted to bring the significance of Christmas,
    • and the relation of Christmas night to the whole Christ-Impulse
    • this Christ Impulse stands before us, we may say, in a
    • threefold figure; and to-day at the Christ-festival this
    • threefold figure of the Christ-Impulse can have great
    • Christmas Eve, enters human evolution in such a way that three
    • yet another figure the Christ-Impulse can come before our
    • cosmic Christ-Impulse, which expresses how man is eternally
    • the cosmic Christ, we become aware how through the Mystery of
    • bearer of the cosmic Christ-Spirit. It is only this
    • Christmas. Everywhere, if we enter but a little more deeply
    • into human evolution, we are shown how deeply the Christ-Event
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    • long before our Christian Era. A time which we can only
  • Title: Lecture: Hereditary Impulses and Impulses from Previous Earth Lives
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    • of Christian evolution — say, from the third to the
    • its noble ancestry and Christianity will become a modern
    • modern China, and that is Christianity. Christianity cannot so
    • he finds even Christianity made flat and superficial —
    • 600 years before the Christian Era. Ku Hung Ming clearly
  • Title: Lecture: The Relation of Man to the Hierarchies
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    • are standing on the true ground of Christianity. This Spiritual
    • themselves are standing on the ground of Christianity.
    • who think themselves especially advanced in their Christian
    • (whom he re-christened ‘God’) the Luciferic Angel
    • sometimes ask, how does the human soul find its way to Christ?
    • And we may say, since Christ is a higher Being than all the
    • Archai, the way to Christ needs to be found. For by the way of
    • the ordinary religious faiths to-day, Christ is not found, but
    • the name of Christ. It is an absolute impossibility for two
    • the Christ. Surely there is no difficulty in seeing that,
    • in the sense that one merely speaks the name: ‘Christ,
    • Christ’ or ‘Lord, Lord’ (as Christ Himself
    • of the Christ. Therefore the question may arise: how can the human
    • soul find a way to Christ at all? To gain instruction on this question
    • when Christ went through the Mystery of Golgotha. To indicate
    • the Word. It was the Christ. But men must first find the
    • way to make Christ living in their souls. The Christ is there.
    • Angel only comes into relation to the one man, Christ can have
    • better how Christ may be found — or rather, how a way to
    • man of to-day find a way to Christ?
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    • How Can Humanity Find the Christ Again?
    • Wie Kann die Menschheit den Christus Wiederfinden?
    • Neue Christus-licht.
    • THE BIRTH OF CHRIST
    • A Christmas Lecture by
    • festivals, the festivals of Christmas and Easter, been set by
    • the Christian cosmic feeling within the course of the year,
    • say that in the conception of Christmas and the conception of
    • such — for instance, when the Christian cosmic
    • Pentecost. In the Christmas conception, however, and that of
    • Christ Jesus stand these two events of man's physical life
    • — and likewise in the Christmas and Easter
    • responsive Christian heart.
    • the thought of Christmas and the thought of Easter, the soul of
    • pillars of the spirit — the thought of Christmas and the
    • Christmas thought and the great Easter thought. During the
    • earliest times of the evolution of Christianity, when the Event
    • the earliest Christian centuries to feel in the Crucified One
    • Christ dying on the cross. But in the later times, especially
    • since the modern age began, Christian feeling — adapting
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  • Title: Lecture: The Mysteries (Die Geheimnisse)
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    • This lecture was given at Cologne, Germany on Christmas day
    • A Christmas and Easter Poem by Goethe
    • Three Holy Kings, according to the tradition of the Christian
    • at the birth of Christ Jesus. And from this realisation he
    • Christ Jesus.
    • towards understanding the Christ-principle, and what it is to
    • approach this fundamental symbolism of the Christian tradition.
    • understand Christianity as the religion of earthly harmony they
    • into the One principle, the Christian principle. When this
    • principles of esoteric Christianity saw in Christianity not
    • the Christ-principle a force that indeed represents for mankind
    • spiritual world. This was how the esoteric Christian of the
    • Christian looks on the universe as he looks on the human body.
    • eternal, spiritual in man, the esoteric Christian regarded the
    • or less unconsciously, was for the esoteric Christian the
    • esoteric Christian did not confine himself to such general
    • Christian looked up to the sun he revered in the sun the
    • external revelation of his Christ. In the first place the
    • Christ was for him the sun's soul, and the esoteric Christian
    • said: “From the beginning the sun was the body of the Christ,
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  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 1. Angels, Folk Spirits, Time Spirits: their part in the Evolution of Mankind.
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    • stage above Man were called in Christian esoteric terminology,
    • Folk Souls. At the time when Christ Jesus appeared on Earth, His
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 2. Normal and abnormal Archangels and Time Spirits.
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    • Sun into the cosmic spaces. Before the advent of Christ Jesus men
    • the Being of Christ as the One who shed His Spirit upon them from the
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 6. The Five Root Races of Mankind.
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    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity.
    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity.
    • tri-unity, just as the one God of Christianity is divided into Three
    • through which mankind received the Christ Impulse. This Impulse was
    • descent of Christ upon Earth, the Greek Time Spirit renounced for our
    • Spirit of exoteric Christianity, so that the Archai-being himself,
    • Christ Impulse. In consequence, ancient Greece rapidly declined at
    • the time of the expansion of Christianity because it had surrendered
    • exoteric Christianity. The Greek Time Spirit then became the
    • expanding exoteric Christianity. Here we have a concrete example of
    • the guiding Spirit of the expanding exoteric Christianity, and in
    • Christianity, were still spread over a large area of Western Europe
    • important Archangel who, soon after the Christian impulse had been
    • became the inspirer of esoteric Christianity. All the underlying
    • teachings and impulses of esoteric Christianity, especially of the
    • real, true esoteric Christianity, have their source in his
    • esoteric Christianity which was destined to live on further in the
    • the important current of esoteric Christianity whose influence is
    • Christianity will remain a living source, able to be renewed and
    • expansion of exoteric Christianity. Later Roman history was also
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    • comparative religion it is tantamount to comparing Adonis to Christ.
    • different Beings are present in Adonis and in Christ, then we are
    • evolution at a time when Christ Jesus had not yet descended upon
    • Christ one needed faculties belonging to a less lofty station of the
    • Christ Jesus walked upon Earth were aware that they were still
    • even in the Christian era, it was still possible for him to
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 9. Loki - Hodur and Baldur - Twilight of the Gods.
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    • physical world alone. Thus, at the time when Christianity began to
    • Christianity began to spread abroad, this conscious awareness of the
    • Christianity. But Christianity did not offer him any direct vision.
    • Palestine where Christ was born, there existed only long-lost
    • Palestine, know the Figure of Christ!” Those were the profound
  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 10. The Mission of Individual Peoples and Cultures in the Past, Present and Future.
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    • of gradually developing it, devolved upon the Christian and post
    • Christian cultures of Europe in particular. In primitive times, as we
    • hundred years after Christ, Tacitus could describe the Teutons of
    • conception of the Christ than Western Europe, except in those areas
    • of the West where the conception of the Christ has been introduced by
    • Spiritual Science the most advanced conception of Christ is that of
    • the Russian philosopher, Solovieff. His conception of Christ is such
    • potentialities, showing that our understanding of Christ today is
    • only a beginning, because the Christ Impulse has only been able to
    • look at the conception of Christ as presented by Hegel, for example,
    • conception of Christ is very different. He fully recognizes the dual
    • nature of Christ, and because they fail to develop in us any
    • clearly distinguished. The concept of Christ rests upon a clear
    • realization of what took place when the Christ Spirit entered into
    • attributes. We must first of all understand the two natures of Christ
    • grasped this duality, we have not understood the Christ in all His
    • carries this duality into his conception of Christ and emphasizes
    • significance of the Christ Being in their original form which
    • influence, you will then have to think of Christ as having developed
    • anticipatory conception of Christ which announces the dawn of a later
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  • Title: Mission/Folk-Souls (1970): 11. Nerthus, Freyja and Gerda.
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    • Vidar and the new Revelation of Christ.
    • Vidar and the new Revelation of Christ.
    • Christmas at a Time of Grievous Destiny.
    • The Festivals and their Meaning. Vol. 1. Christmas.
    • the public lecture which I gave here on the Second Coming of Christ.
    • the ‘Mystery of the Living Christ’. There will be a new
    • manifestation of Christ, a manifestation which must come when human
    • capacities develop naturally to the point when the Christ can be seen
    • show the Mystery of the Living Christ in a new way — as it will
    • Living Christ perceived by St. Paul, the Christ who is to be found in
    • manifestations of the Christ will be experienced by man at
    • ever-higher levels. That is the mystery of the evolution of Christ.
    • Christ on the physical plane, to receive tidings of Him and to bear
    • manifestation of Christ will be repeated in the form which was valid
    • development of mankind. The manifestation of Christ took place on the
    • course of the next three thousand years Christ will be increasingly
    • the pioneers of the Christ-vision will be denounced as fools on
    • Science is a preparation for the new Christ-revelation.
    • the new Christ-revelation will announce in the twentieth century from
    • fail to recognize the higher aspects of the Christ-revelation. And
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
    • coming of the Christ Being, who will become ever better understood by
    • said that this clairvoyant vision of the Christ, who has been united
    • Christ will certainly not be in a physical body, but will come about
    • The power of the Christ provides all the impulses to
    • see with their etheric souls the reappearing Christ, and within the
    • mediate the Christ-nature to man. That is the secret guarded by
    • cannot be proclaimed publicly: the vision of the Christ in the
    • of the physical plane, that the Christ too should appear once in a
    • Christ even when He no longer walks among men in a physical body,
    • Christ is here, He is united with the ether body of the Earth. What
    • time the soul were obliged to see the Christ in the same physical
    • believes in this Second Coming of the Christ, who will be visible to
    • stationary, and still today need to see the Christ in the same form
    • Coming of Christ in a physical body.
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
    • find those who in eastern mysticism are called Dhyani, in Christian
    • the name of Christ, the Christ who is so very closely bound up with
    • as concerns Earth-development on the physical plane Christ was
    • the Christ did by dwelling for three years in a human body was
    • earthly beings of sense to have the Christ also among them once as an
    • earthly being of sense. But in His essential nature the Christ is not
    • events took place. That means that as time went on Christ brought
    • the Egypto-Chaldean epoch, became pupils of Christ in the spiritual,
    • super-sensible world. During the Egypto-Chaldean epoch Christ was the
    • permeated by Christ that they now appear at a higher stage of
    • into themselves the Christ Impulse, which formerly they did not have,
    • and that as Christ-filled Beings they now influence mankind from the
    • Christ-ened’, have meanwhile absorbed the Christ
    • sixth epoch they will appear as Christ-filled Beings. The Archai, the
    • the Indian epoch, have also meanwhile absorbed the Christ Impulse,
    • will all be illuminated, inflamed, set on fire by the Christ Impulse.
    • The Holy Rishis will rise again in the splendour of the Christ Sun in
    • also for Angels, Archangels and Archai — the Christ-event
    • certain Beings lagged behind? It was because they rejected the Christ
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
    • for him to conceive of the Being of Christ Jesus Himself. For if we
    • contemplate the soul which was in Christ Jesus after the baptism in
    • was then able to absorb the Christ Impulse, the Christ principle. For
    • within Christianity these two influences are to be found, merged
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
    • these peripheral gods at a certain moment was in fact the Christ, who
    • Jesus of Nazareth. In Christ a divine Being entered into physical
    • of Christ; he is really the same as Christ, only seen in a mirror, so
    • humanity prepared for the Christ through the ancient Hebrew
    • in a representation. Jahve or Jehovah is related to the real Christ
    • representation of the real Christ, and to those who see through
    • of Jehovah-Christ, and in doing so light upon the true sense of the
    • Gospels, which relate that the Christ Himself said: ‘If you
    • have spoken of Me.’ Christ knew well that when, of old, people
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 9
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
    • itself into that Christpower, that Christ Impulse which, as it
    • Christ in me!’ As contrasted with the other three currents
    • is actually the body of Christ.’
    • there outside in the heavens is the pristine body of Christ, who was
    • when he expressed the Mystery of the Christ in the sun by the word
    • From Jesus to Christ,
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    • due to the incarnation of Christ at the time of the Greek culture.
    • contexts named the Christ Impulse. We then learn to understand in its
    • deepest significance the saying of St. Paul, Not I but Christ in
    • Christ-substance.’ When we permeate ourselves with this
    • carry with us the Substantiality of the Christ, and thereby something
    • truth is the Christ Impulse; and when I speak of the Christ Impulse
    • look to; I am referring to the great macrocosmic Christ Impulse. We
    • Christ Impulse. And here we experience something very strange. Just
    • as when we press outwards with a consciousness devoid of the Christ
    • the cosmic void ... so, as soon as we have received the Christ
    • reached the stage of clairvoyance, then is the Christ-filled soul
    • super-sensible realities. Whereas without Christ our consciousness
    • brings us to the void, the Christ-filled consciousness brings us to
    • and a biology permeated by the Christ Impulse, and that true science,
    • to an extent not today dreamt of, will become permeated by the Christ
    • may seem to the humanity of the present day to think of a Christian
    • carry the Christ with us into our outlook upon the world, He will
    • in the Pauline sense with the Christ Impulse, and then plunge into
    • ourselves, what then happens? The Christ Impulse has the quality of
    • notice that the deeper we descend with the Christ Impulse into
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    • the founding of Christianity, would lose something if they had not risen
    • of Christianity unites in this sense into an organic whole with what
    • culture coincides in a certain sense with the founding of Christianity and
    • like Augustine, for instance, who in the Post-Christian epoch is really
    • not so far removed from the founding of Christianity as we are from
    • on the other side there is the founding of Christianity. All the experiences
    • of Christianity was not to direct man's gaze to the world of sense in
    • symbol of the deep incision made by Christianity and Greek culture in
    • They are mighty figures, these popes, but “Christians” in
    • In these circles there was not much Christian piety. There was, however,
    • heathenized Christendom, but in what sense in this service? From out
    • his soul flow creations which give a new form to Christian conceptions
    • element of Christian legend rises again. What a contrast there is between
    • in the picture of the Madonna. We forget all that Christian traditions as
    • of Christian legends and traditions appearing again in Raphael's pictures
    • in the midst of an age when Christendom had, as it were, become heathenized
    • form to the figures of Christian tradition in an age when treasures
    • soil of Italy, I mean, Christendom. The mission of this inward deepening
    • of Christendom was not that of the external sense element in the Greek
    • express the inner experiences called forth in the soul by Christianity.
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    • and her son, this entry as it were, of a very remarkable Christianity
    • into the epic — I say expressly a very remarkable form of Christianity
    • that to my idea, such a delicate, impersonal representation of Christianity
    • is nowhere to be found as in the ending of the Kalevala. The Christian
    • Indeed one might say, one is not once reminded of the historical Christ
    • our souls, that at the moment when Christianity enters, when the Son
    • when Christianity found admittance into Finland; and this primeval force
    • relates itself tom Christianity in such a way-that everything which
    • and seventh centuries before Christ. The collective configuration of
    • finely and so delicately at the end of Kalevala, when the Christ is
    • expression — un-Palestine-like description of the Christ-impulse,
    • human development, and at the same time in co-operation with the Christian
    • idea, the Christian impulse. That is the infinite delicacy at the end
    • preceded this conclusion belongs to pre-Christian times. But as truly
    • is indicated at the end of Kalev as pertaining to the Christ, always be
    • to us which is immortal, which can be permeated by the Christian conception,
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    • winter at Christmas, Raphael in spring at Easter, and Uriel in summer
    • as at Christmas we
    • at Christmas and experience Easter with deep inner response
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    • winter at Christmas, Raphael in spring at Easter, and Uriel in summer
    • CHRISTMAS IMAGINATION
    • culmination at Christmas is prepared in advance from Michaelmas
    • just below its surface — becomes Moon when Christmas
    • order to bring the essence of Christmas rightly before our souls, let
    • us transpose ourselves into the being of man. In the Christmas
    • ordained to receive the Christ into himself. Let us look closely at
    • the same way, everything we feel at Christmas-time flows together
    • the first Christian centuries, and of which the last echoes have
    • inner vision into the secrets of Christmas in such a way that they
    • blended with it, so out of all that we can feel at Christmas time,
    • Imagination at Christmas-time — a picture we can live
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    • winter at Christmas, Raphael in spring at Easter, and Uriel in summer
    • Christmas at a Time of Grievous Destiny,
    • The Festivals and their Meaning, Vol. I: Christmas.
    • the figure of Christ; the Christ who, freeing Himself from the
    • also how the Christ overcomes the force that seeks to draw the upper
    • part of man away from the Earth. The head of the Christ-figure, the
    • — such is the form of the Christ as He appears every year in
    • of the countenance of Christ.
    • forms, the Risen Christ in his Resurrection form as the Easter picture;
    • the Risen Christ, with Luciferic powers hovering above and the Ahrimanic
    • Christmas Imagination in deep winter, and the Michael Imagination for
    • Christ in the form you see here — a form born out of cosmic
    • fold in the garment should be thought of as placing the Christ-figure
    • precisely in the figure of Christ we
    • that rays out from the Christ. But a living feeling for all this will
    • Christ-principle. If all this could be done — and the
    • Imaginations which come before man at Michaelmas and Christmas, I was
    • can develop in the neighbourhood of the Christ, I could show how the
    • in Christian terminology and in Christian usage should carry the
  • Title: Four Seasons/Archangels: Lecture IV: The St. John Imagination
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    • winter at Christmas, Raphael in spring at Easter, and Uriel in summer
    • thinking of the Christmas season, we had to start from the way in
    • — enters into the time of Christmas, we shall have more to say.
    • there, just as we have the Michael Imagination, the Christmas
    • fact that the Christ, though the working together of the
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    • the Autumn Imagination of Michael, the Christmas Imagination of
    • Christmas Archangel. He is then the cosmic Spirit; we have to look up
  • Title: Fifth Gospel (1950): Lecture I
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    • Baptism and the life of Christ after the Baptism. Among the scenes
    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • it — that in times to come the concept or idea of Christ
    • Christ with feelings of immeasurably greater fervour than is to
    • be found to-day, even among the most learned Christians in the
    • Christ Idea are on the wane, especially so in those who claim
    • that as this age of ours advances, the Christ Idea will play a
    • town about the significance and the content of the Christ
    • the secrets of the Christ Being and of the Christ Idea are to
    • will realise that any real understanding of the Christ
    • to reach some comprehension of Christ and of the Christ Impulse
    • there can be any true conception of Christ. But if we turn
    • at a comprehension of the Christ and His revelation. For
    • Christ. Here too, it might seem as if only the most highly
    • Christ. On the other scale let us lay all the deep feelings,
    • caused their souls to turn to the Being called Christ. It will
    • applied to explain the figure of Christ, will rapidly rise, and
    • impulses which have turned men towards the Christ will sink. It
    • greatness has gone forth from Christ and that erudite
    • impulse. Truly it would have boded ill for Christianity if, in
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    • Baptism and the life of Christ after the Baptism. Among the scenes
    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • Apostles or Disciples of Christ Jesus. It is not easy to form
    • knowledge, gathered and garnered by humanity in pre-Christian
    • of Christ Jesus into heaven, came before their souls. They had
    • Mystery of Golgotha with Him whom we call the Christ. And they
    • they had gone about with the Christ like sleep-walkers, unable
    • they realise that they had gone about with Christ, with the
    • Risen Christ. It was only now that they recognised what had
    • undergone by the Apostles in the presence of Christ Jesus
    • felt that they were being taught by Christ Jesus about the
    • Last Supper — an experience they had shared with Christ
    • transported from our ordinary consciousness. And Christ, the
    • picture of an experience of the Apostles with Christ after the
    • physical body with Christ Jesus.
    • Christianity. It costs me great effort to make these pictures
    • enabled me to have a genuinely Christian education. I had no
    • justified. Just because of my remoteness from Christianity when
    • believe that the Spirit has led me to Christianity and to the
    • Christ. Especially in this domain I think I have a certain
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    • Baptism and the life of Christ after the Baptism. Among the scenes
    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • who are generally called the Apostles of Christ Jesus
    • the development of Christianity — what they thus bore
    • Power which Christ Himself had now come to be. And here we have
    • reached a point where we must speak about Christ's earthly
    • understand Christianity we must apply to the Christ Being
    • the Jordan. In respect of the earthly life of Christ, the Fifth
    • the case of a human being. And we understand the life of Christ
    • therefore, the Christ Being passes through a kind of embryonic
    • is to be understood as the earthly birth of the Christ. His
    • followed the real birth of the Christ Being. And with reference
    • to the Christ Being, we must conceive the event described as
    • Christ in the Earth-sphere after the Ascension or after
    • see, my dear friends, that Christ is a Being in respect of whom
    • of Pentecost onwards, the Christ Being passed through
    • the Spirit-Land signifies for the human being: for Christ, this
    • Christ Being was that He made the earth His heaven, sought His
    • dwelling-place for heaven. Christ left the heavens in order to
    • the Mystery of Golgotha, through the Christ Being — the
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    • Baptism and the life of Christ after the Baptism. Among the scenes
    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • took place around Christ Jesus are not by any means all
    • “From Jesus to Christ.”
    • it indicates that soon after the dawn of Christianity, respect
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    • Baptism and the life of Christ after the Baptism. Among the scenes
    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • to realise it by studying the actual life of Christ Jesus. And
    • Baptism in the Jordan the Christ Being sank into this body. At
    • unique Being was now living upon the Earth: the Christ Being
    • Christ Being sank into these three bodies, into what these
    • the Christ Being was led, first of all, into “the
    • loneliness.” Jesus of Nazareth, in whose body the Christ
    • connected him with the rest of the world. The Christ Being had
    • memory. It was as though the Christ Being said to Himself: This
    • delivered into the power of Ahriman and Lucifer that the Christ
    • have to battle. And so the Christ Being, living for the first
    • First of all, the Christ Being within the body of Jesus
    • Christ Jesus and spoke approximately as recorded in the other
    • Christ Being came from the spiritual worlds and knew who
    • temptation, the Christ Being knew how the gods are truly served
    • support and both addressed the Christ. The one, Lucifer,
    • Christ, hast entered into a human body. This body subjugates
    • onslaught the one held the balance against the other, Christ
    • Divine power! Then said the Christ Being: Men do not live by
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    • year last year, [Christ and the Spiritual
    • Steiner Press.] you will find how the Christ Impulse worked
    • through the Mystery of Golgotha, and how Christ lives in the most
    • quarrelling, the Christ Impulse lived on and brought about the
    • human beings, but the Christ Impulse works in this personality,
    • became a kind of representative of the Christ Impulse itself for her
    • time. This she was only able to do, because the Christ Impulse could
    • that we celebrate the Christmas Festival in the time when the sun has
    • legends tell us that over Christmas, up to 6th January, people have
    • ended during the Christmas time of the year 1411. She was born,
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    • fathers; and in those early centuries of Christianity there
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    • later, Christianity was founded, and henceforward we have a
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    • lived from the year 354 to 430 of our Christian era. We will
    • correctly), by uniting certain old pre-Christian basic concepts
    • moment of the pre-Christian era. You must hear in mind that the
    • to-day in their beginning. In that pre-Christian age one could
    • yet ripe to receive then. In that pre-Christian epoch
    • pre-Christian age, through those Mysteries, man turned his
    • the pre-Christian World-Conception, is led to his conceptions
    • the vision of the Corpse of Christ on the Cross is not
    • away from the corpse; and then comes the Christ-symbol, the
    • `being born' on the Earth. In those pre-Christian ages one did
    • those pre-Christian conceptions depended on the fact that the
    • honoured in those pre-Christian Mysteries, the Sun-life was
    • else, not so important in that pre-Christian age, but very
    • specially important in our post-Christian age, and that
    • was not so important in the pre-Christian ages, because it was
    • remained as an inheritance of the Moon. For our post-Christian
    • Christ, Who passed through the Body of Jesus of Nazareth,
    • Christian Initiates on the contrary said to their disciples:
    • Golgotha, and, whereas in pre-Christian ages the most important
    • substantiate Christianity, so on the other hand in Saint-Simon
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    • spiritual life. Christianity brought the message of equality
    • what this pedagogy on earth was like in pre-Christian
    • In that regard Christianity took measures for education in
    • importance to him. It is merely illusory when Christianity
    • development of mankind since the rise of Christianity, a
    • Le nouveau christianisme (1825)
    • (The New Christianity).
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    • to show how the Christian spirit identified itself with
    • raised by those who still had sympathy with the old Christian
    • the conception of heaven held by mediaeval Christianity. We
    • man whom I have mentioned before, Christian von Ehrenfels, who
    • quite curious. And this Cosmogony of Christian von
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    • wall, above the fairly low doors; and at it Christ and His
    • Prior and of Christ looked across at each other like two opposite
    • on cushions. No, it had to resemble the present; Christ was to take
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    • Christ and promised him all the kingdoms of the world and their
    • Whoever heard here the lectures on ‘Christian
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    • spiritual world. In these lectures, given concurrently with the Christmas
    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • our Christmas Gathering
    • where we are told that Christ wrote something in the Earth.
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    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact,
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    • spiritual world. In these lectures, given concurrently with the Christmas
    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • that I gave in Stuttgart between Christmas and New Year, I spoke
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact,
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact and the Mysteries of Antiquity
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    • spiritual world. In these lectures, given concurrently with the Christmas
    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • foundation of Christianity. And they are the Mysteries that in
    • the Christian Era. It was a cosmic experience —
    • as it is into the Christian language of his time, this
    • Alexander, living in pre-Christian time, could not yet have
    • that. Only Christianity could bring to mankind the true
    • broad-minded way, we shall see how Lamprecht, the Christian
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    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • centuries after the birth of Christianity. These Mysteries of
    • name of Christianity, and so on. And we only understand the
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    • spiritual world. In these lectures, given concurrently with the Christmas
    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • by the Christians, was Roman Emperor from 361–363.].
    • from the 3rd or 4th century after Christ and continuing down to
    • they would have had quite different ideas of the Christ Who
    • centuries after Christ, but even there too the time came when
    • who have come here for this Christmas Meeting, — I
  • Title: World History: Lecture VII: The Fifteenth Century and the Transition from Mind-Soul to Spiritual-Soul
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    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
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    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • Christ Jesus. In Him, identifying ourselves in all humility
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    • spiritual world. In these lectures, given concurrently with the Christmas
    • decisive act of establishing the new mysteries during the Christmas
    • together for the last time during this Christmas Meeting which
    • Christmas Meeting, I spoke of manifold impulses at work in the
    • said at this Christmas Meeting is sincerely applied in the life
    • that should have been generated in him by this solemn Christmas
    • any pessimism as a result of what took place here at Christmas.
    • the Christmas Meeting and with which I want to end it. May it
    • For the Christ-Will in the encircling Round holds sway
    • In Christ, Death becomes Life.
    • O Sun of Christ!
    • O Sun of Christ!
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    • Representative of humanity, Christ, to the incorporation
    • of the Christ-God in the body of Jesus of Nazareth. It shows
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    • the humanity of post-Christian tines, after the Mystery of
    • pre-Christian era to suppose that his soul was produced by his
    • physical body as the modern man does. In those pre-Christian times
    • development of man in pre-Christian times; he gives himself over to
    • effective working of Christ Jesus (and of this we shall speak
    • through the “Christus in mir.”
    • Christ in me,” man should be brought
    • “Nicht ich, aber das Christus in
    • mich,” “Not I, Christ in me.”
    • Thus in the first Christian Centuries it was endeavoured to
    • individual Gods, — the Christians called them Angels —
    • of Truth simply did not exist in the first Christian
    • Nationalism, as was possible in the pre-Christian age; because in
    • the pre-Christian age it was not only a human view — that a
    • “Nations” are relics of the pre-Christian Age,
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    • waking life — with the Christ Impulse — that this
    • summer, namely, the Christmas festival. On the other handy I
    • dreaming spirit of the earth. The Christmas festival
    • Christ Impulse with us into what is dying: IN CHRISTO
    • life: IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • has its culminating point at Christmas time, for which we
    • have the saying: IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • Christ Impulse, that our figure of the Christ is essentially
    • Christophe”, the novel by Romain Rolland.
    • art” as “Jean Christophe”; he would know
    • Christophe”, which, however, to the regret of all
    • our life since the Mystery of Golgotha — IN CHRISTO
    • the Mystery of Golgotha, is IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • of Whitsuntide. If we have felt: IN CHRISTO MORIMUR aright,
    • nature is witness to this We live with the Christ, and feel
    • earth wakes we take the Christ Impulse with us into the life
    • of dying Nature: IN CHRISTO MORIMUR, But by going forward
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    • Christmas Thoughts and Voices, “Bergkristall” by Stifter.
    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse,
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch den Christus-Impuls.
    • Christmas Thoughts and Voices, “Bergkristall” by Stifter.
    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse,
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch den Christus-Impuls.
    • age, met the expansion of Christianity to the north. They
    • Christianity. This instinctive valour was lost later than
    • the Christ-impulse; the transformation of valour and bravery
    • Christ-impulse, has become the special virtue of the
    • in one who rightly understands the Christ-impulse, this
    • anthroposophical understanding of the Christ-impulse that it
    • will become feeling. Through the Mystery of Golgotha Christ
    • Now that the Christ-impulse is in the world, if through what
    • into which the Christ-impulse has flowed. Thus, because the
    • Christ-impulse is now here, we directly destroy something of
    • been said, that Christ was first crucified on Golgotha, but
    • man. Since Christ has entered into the Earth development
    • again: Christ is crucified anew as long as immorality,
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    • Christmas time is one of the most brilliant points of this
    • wide awake at Christmas; then the earth's aura is
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    • spiritually at work in the first centuries of the Christian
    • in spite of its noble forefathers and its Christianity, would
    • becoming another China was Christianity, which is not so easily
    • Christianity had also become shallow, flattened out by
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    • Christian foundation, but without understanding it correctly,
    • Christianity is especially antagonistic to this view of the
    • be unusually advanced in their Christian conception will
    • human soul then really reaches Christ. It may be said that,
    • since Christ is, of course, a Being higher than all the archai,
    • the way to Christ must be found. The paths that are used today
    • by the ordinary religious confessions do not lead to the Christ
    • the name of the Christ since it is an absolute impossibility
    • the Christ. I think this is not difficult to see because it is
    • Christ, Christ, or Lord, Lord — as Christ
    • impossible when a person is really speaking of Christ. So the
    • leading to the Christ. We may approach the solution to this
    • Christ passed through the Mystery of Golgotha. If we wish to
    • we should pass beyond the fourth century before Christ all the
    • Christ in the third, fourth, or fifth centuries, cause a gentle
    • say, “I am the Word.” This is the Christ. But men must first
    • find the way to make Christ live in their souls. The Christ is
    • Christ can have a far higher significance than even an
    • understand a little better how the Christ can be found in the
    • a way to the Christ today?”
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    • relationship with the Christ today, the objection is made by
    • mine.” But in general, humanity's relation to the Christ-Being
    • that a basic element in the confession of Christ must be the
    • the path that leads to Christ, since it is obvious that each
    • we seek to understand in a more profound sense what the Christ
    • the second millennium before Christ, the people of the Near
    • came from the human soul. It was necessary that the Christ
    • of them.” This is an important principle in Christianity
    • Christ. Those who wish to practice individual mysticism, as
    • other persons make their gods. The Christ is found in different
    • but when we are most of all aware that the Christ belongs to
    • Christ demands something more, something different. He demands
    • restored to him through the appearance of Christ on earth. Read
    • From Jesus to Christ,
    • that Christ was on earth.
    • the coming of the Christ has brought it about that we recognize
    • publican, the Christ who is behind him. The Christ sat down
    • further. If the luciferic evolution had continued, if Christ
    • place of Christ, and this was to be achieved by introducing
    • and that Christianity must be fought in every way.
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    • the threefold Sun-mystery of the sages with the Christ
    • Christ; for them the Sun-wisdom was united with the
    • Christ-wisdom.
    • vanished. It was already vanishing by the eight pre-Christian
    • connection of Christ with the spiritual Sun has been cut off.
    • Thus the Christian gathers and Teachers of the Church have
    • the development of Christianity (as it is called) a veil was
    • all-embracing wisdom of Christ's connection with Sun-Mystery.
    • The Threefold Sun and the Risen Christ
    • its origin to Christianity having come down into all that was
    • Roman, we should have to say that this Christian Church,
    • shrouding as far as possible the Christ-Mystery, as far as
    • Christ-Mystery. By this, the Church has become an institution
    • for holding back the mystery of Christ, an institution for
    • Christ-Mystery. This is something that today must become ever
    • behind all that, they saw the Christ who had not then
    • descended to earth. In those olden times Christ was seen to
    • There is nothing in which Christ was thus seen that will last
    • and also Christ in the cosmos were revealed to man before the
    • its seed in man alone. The Christ had to come to man out of
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    • highest degree fatal for the Christianity then arising in
    • consciousness, what in those ancient times even Christianity
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    • up to approximately the middle of the eighth pre-Christian
    • wisdom. In those olden times before the eighth pre-Christian
    • ancient mysteries. Since the eighth pre-Christian century
    • deepening of our comprehension of the Christ-Being they must
    • next weeks. But then after the eighth pre-Christian century,
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz
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    • the first centuries of our present, Christian era, all over
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    • excellently for the first Christian centuries, all the forces
    • of Christianity were entering into historical evolution. These
    • that can provide a really Christian view of life. But you
    • does not talk about Christianity. These are the
    • Christianity, or whatever it may be.
    • lived here, Karl Christian Planck. I referred to him at that
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    • America because it cannot be found in the Bible or in Christian
    • world — Christianity — could be endangered because
    • When I hear of how objections can be made by Christians,
    • a teacher of Christian philosophy, member of a Catholic faculty
    • really genuinely Christian and Catholic priest, who up to the
    • that a really perceptive Christianity turns against the
    • Galileo. It is with injustice that Christianity declares
    • Christianity, to be irreconcilable with natural science. For
    • with the Christian view, for this Christian view, properly
    • the Godhead and the glory of the Christian view; it is bound to
    • contradiction between it and Christianity, properly understood.
    • that unjustly purports to originate from Christianity. The only
    • not with a broadly based Christian view. And the discoveries of
    • Christianity teaches us about, but on the contrary will confirm
    • Laurenz Mueller, also a genuinely Christian theologian and
    • professor, speaks in a similar vein: Christianity does not
    • science of spirit does not clash with Christianity, because it
    • those today who still believe that their Christianity would be
    • not only of Christian teaching, but also of Christian deeds and
    • Christianity.
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    • a course given in Christiania. So this inherited Wisdom was a
    • pre-Christian centuries. And if we wish to establish an
    • pre-Christian Rome again appeared, and as if everything which
    • has happened since then, including Christianity itself, (even
    • if these gentlemen externally speak of Christ, and so on),
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    • Christ in the way He was perceived by Luther. But modern man
    • wanting to find the Christ must do so by direct perception.
    • Christ through inner perception. What for many years
    • religious faith seriously. Even for Christians the
    • people immediately say: He is not speaking of Christ at all,
    • what he says is not Christian! — Certainly nothing
    • becomes Christian because in every third line Christ's name
    • convinced of its being spoken out of the mood in which Christ
    • is not talking of the Christ. He should be speaking with more
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    • Christ in the same way in which Luther regarded Him! But men
    • Lutheran view of Christ has no reality nowadays and becomes
    • day is to find Christ, he must find Him by direct
    • Christ. It is quite possible for that which spiritual science
    • seriously. The Christians have a precept that the name of God
    • the Christ, therefore what he says is not Christian! But I
    • assure you that a man is not necessarily Christian just
    • because he utters the name of Christ in every third line he
    • by what is said in a sense that is according to Christ's Will
    • man does not speak about the Christ. He ought to speak in a
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    • universe. It enables him to understand the words of Christ:
    • saying of St. Paul, “Not I but Christ in me,” is
    • fulfilled, then the words of Christ will live in the
    • human skin and is received into Christ, this will not pass
    • order to receive the Christ Impulse, the Divine Spiritual,
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    • at Christmas, 1923, in Dornach, Switzerland.
    • at Christmas, 1923, in Dornach, Switzerland.
    • Denn es waltet der Christus-Wille im Umkreis
    • In Christus morimur.
    • Christus-Sonne,
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    • at Christmas, 1923, in Dornach, Switzerland.
    • For the will of Christ reigns in the earthly sphere
    • In Christo morimur.
    • Sun of Christ,
    • Steiner on the last day (January 1, 1924) of the Christmas Conference
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    • of the Divine, by the coming of Christ with His message to the Earth.
    • world—at that very moment the Christ came down from the spiritual
    • extent, but as human beings begin to understand the sense in which Christ
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    • des Lebens. Theosophische Moral. Anthroposophie und Christentum,
    • age, met the expansion of Christianity to the north. They
    • Christianity. This instinctive valour was lost later than
    • the Christ-impulse; the transformation of valour and bravery
    • Christ-impulse, has become the special virtue of the
    • in one who rightly understands the Christ-impulse, this
    • anthroposophical understanding of the Christ-impulse that it
    • will become feeling. Through the Mystery of Golgotha Christ
    • Now that the Christ-impulse is in the world, if through what
    • into which the Christ-impulse has flowed. Thus, because the
    • Christ-impulse is now here, we directly destroy something of
    • been said, that Christ was first crucified on Golgotha, but
    • man. Since Christ has entered into the Earth development
    • again: Christ is crucified anew as long as immorality,
    • Christ-impulse has permeated the world, it is this which is
    • something from the Christ-impulse and continue the
    • Christ-impulse, we help to bring it to life. “Inasmuch
    • towards the Christ-impulse itself.
    • this or that to them, you do it to Christ. Whatever you do to
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    • Exoterisches und esoterisches Christentum
    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
    • Exoterisches und esoterisches Christentum
    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity
    • Exoteric and Esoteric Christianity, Lecture V
    • TEACHINGS OF CHRIST
    • THE TEACHINGS OF CHRIST, THE RESURRECTED
    • being whom we call the Christ had to descend by degrees into
    • earth-life. The Christ belongs to the worlds from which the
    • fathers and Christian teachers — that the teachers who
    • the life of Christ Jesus from teachers who have seen Him face
    • resurrected Christ has been lost for external tradition. This
    • knowledge is that of the Christ who went through the Mystery of
    • resurrected Christ gave to His disciples when He met with them.
    • himself as a teaching which the resurrected Christ gave
    • people were conscious of the fact that the resurrected Christ
    • which the resurrected Christ was able to give His chosen
    • Golgotha — the Christ spoke thus to His initiated pupils
    • knowledge that the Christ has descended to the earth from
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    • of Spiritual Economy and was published in German as Das Christentum
    • CHRISTIANITY IN THE EVOLUTION OF MODERN MANKIND
    • Christianity in the Evolution of Modern
    • Christ — that Being Whom we designate as the Christ, Who
    • the Christ-Being quite in vain in an earlier human embodiment,
    • lofty Avatar-Being as the Christ and lower Avatar-beings. The
    • significance through the appearance of the Christ
    • of Christ dwelt in the body
    • the Christ entered into the threefold sheath of Jesus of
    • Christ Principle in the earth evolution, there occurred in
    • characteristic for the pre-Christian time. When in this way an
    • Hebrew tribe. That was changed by the appearance of the Christ
    • The intimate history of Christian
    • described as the history of Christian development is a
    • Christian development. Anyone who can look more deeply into the
    • evolutionary progress of Christianity will easily perceive that
    • in the early centuries of the Christian era the manner in which
    • Christianity was spread was entirely different from that of
    • later centuries. In the first Christian centuries the spread of
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    • place of Christianity the world is to be inoculated with a
    • religion, Christianity. Christianity is capable of endless
    • a means to make Christianity more accessible to the scholarly
    • tolerance and patience. So far, Christians have tended to
    • not understand Christianity, each one tolerates the other's
    • Hebrews emerged the cult of Moses. In our time, it is Christ
    • Christianity will also work effectively when once again the
    • ancient Egypt, Persia, Greece, and Christian times would
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    • this context a witty remark made by Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
    • Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1744–1799) was a physicist
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    • classical scholar and critic of Christianity.
    • salvation through Christ Jesus. It may strike us that,
    • Christianity reassures us concerning eternity, concerning
    • temporal. Thus, Christianity rightly sees in the pain and
    • suffering, in the anguish and misery to which Christ Jesus'
    • the cross of Christ Jesus bears witness to this truth, for,
    • as Christianity teaches, there soon followed the outpouring
    • Spirit was not yet there, for Christ was not yet glorified.
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    • Christianity arose, the same sect was known as the Essenes.
    • forces of love through their limbs. Christ was the wisest and
    • Spiritual Being is the greatest healer. From Christ is born
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    • that it goes back to a legendary figure, Christian Rosenkreuz,
    • Christian Rosenkreuz (15th century) was the founder of Rosicrucianism,
    • summed up by saying that Christian Rosenkreuz — that is
    • Oriental. A few centuries before the Christian era began,
    • Indian race. At the beginning of the Christian era the right
    • method was the so-called Christian-Gnostic path. The human
    • Christian path, but it enables the striving human being to
    • water, and later with Christian purity. Became identified with
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    • always been so. The great mystics of the early Christian
    • reincarnation and karma in the Christian-Anthroposophical
    • also the source of a Christian belief that life will
    • death; eternal life springs from the Death of Christ." At
    • spirit of Christianity, thus combining the Parsifal legend
    • higher self — in Christ Jesus foreshadowed humanity's
    • through Christ Jesus.
    • sense the presence of the Christ within mankind's spiritual
    • wanted new life to pour into the Christian festivals, which
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    • Christian faith, turns to the four Gospels known as the
    • that took place in the early Christian centuries, the
    • personalities who lived in the early days of Christendom.
    • Christian Church Father and writer.
    • Christianity was by no means the same as that of modern
    • himself a Christian by people with orthodox viewpoints. These
    • Augustine, Saint (354–430) a Christian theologian and
    • who said: “What is known today as Christian religion is
    • called Christianity.”
    • No Christian
    • recognizes the Truth when Christ says: “Heaven is in
    • Buddha, Moses and Christ are similar It was because they had to
    • were the writers of the gospels? In my book, Christianity as
    • the Gospels were connected with Christ.
    • Jewish and Christian writings appeared in Palestine between
    • from the way names were given that Christ did not refer to
    • the Eternal, the Christ, the Alpha and Omega.
    • at the time of Christ saw Him as a Divine Being who carried
    • how the first followers of Christ saw Hirn. What in ancient
    • These words applied to the followers of Christ. But how could
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    • the individual, whom we have called Christian Rosenkreuz since
    • incarnations: Christian Rosenkreuz; and that this endowment shall be
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    • Die Christliche Mysterium. Die Wahrheitsprache der Evangelien.
    • Luzifer und Christus. Alte Esoterik und Rosenkreuzertum.
    • The Christian Mystery,
    • Die Christliche Mysterium. Die Wahrheitsprache der Evangelien.
    • Luzifer und Christus. Alte Esoterik und Rosenkreuzertum.
    • Mystery of Golgotha to say that the life and work of Christ
    • should bear in mind that with the appearance of Christ Jesus
    • to the question: Who was Christ Jesus?
    • Christ.
    • bodies at the disposal of the individuality of Christ. Christ
    • of Christ-Jesus who lived upon the earth for three years and
    • order to understand the true being of Christ, we must go far
    • Christian esotericism they are called Angeloi = Angels. Only
    • Christ's deeds on earth gave man the capacity to absorb into
    • What Christ fulfilled upon the earth, was prepared by other
    • before Christ, and who were men who had already absorbed a
    • absorbed the spark of Christ. Also Moses belongs to them. But
    • Fire-Spirit is the Christ, the only divine Being who lived on
    • and as a result, all those who feel united with Christ Jesus
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    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch den Christus-Impuls.
    • The Spiritual Union of Humanity through the Christ Impulse,
    • Die Geistige Vereinigung der Menschheit Durch den Christus-Impuls.
    • minerals, so 6000 years before our Christian ere marked the
    • founding of Christianity; this will bring us to a time when we
    • ourselves for the Christmas Festival, as explained during one
    • within us as a sacred Christmas feeling, we prepare ourselves
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    • in about the 5th pre-Christian millennium — spoke about such Dark
    • light. But on the rays of the dead light Christ has come and has achieved
    • make us blessed — yet on this dead light's rays has Christ entered
    • we have around us the dead light we can bring the Christ in us to life.
    • And with Christ in us in the right way we will enliven all of the light
    • enter the new age with the right Christ impulse. The denial of the Christ-impulse
    • the strength of Christ in the living perception of the Mystery of Golgotha.
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    • When I was here at Christmas, I drew your attention to the fact
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    • had taken up Christianity with youthful energy.
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    • deny the existence of Christ because it cannot be proved on the
    • speak about the Christ in as vague a way as possible, appealing
    • they explain to this priest that we do represent Christianity,
    • not deny the existence of Christ, we will be able to gain
    • Christ. Then they would say, “You see, there are people
    • who do not believe in Christ. They do not belong to us.
    • us about Christ through ecstasy.” They do not say that,
    • them affirm the existence of Christ and even maintain
    • they have positive knowledge of Christ, and we become the sort
    • Christ in a different way from them: they then become far worse
    • existence of Christ. For they consider it their
    • privilege to present Christianity, and our mistake is
    • Christ.” You would make them far less angry if you were
    • “We deny the existence of Christ.” What infuriates
    • them is that we refer to Christ in a different context. Out of
    • Christian footing.” That is the worst thing you can
    • the more the I became separated. The Christ impulse is
    • in its purest form with the Christ impulse is expressed in the
    • built up out of the initials of Christ: I-C-H, Jesus
    • Christ.
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    • help saying that fundamentally it comes from the way in which Christianity
    • has been preached during these 1900 years by the various Christian
    • doctrine would have been impossible without the preceding Christianity
    • because centuries of Christianity have brought about materialism; this
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    • he is an ordinary Catholic Christian, that the Holy Ghost often intervenes
    • they are standing on the firm ground of Christian belief dictated by
    • should be for orthodox Catholic Christians who through this vision my
    • in the sense of pure positivist Christianityas did St. John of the Cross,
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    • true: “And if Christ be not risen then is our preaching vain and
    • Christianity, true, real Christianity, to have the possibility of understanding
    • that Christ Jesus went through death and overcame this death after a
    • like to clear away—the Christ was put to death. The most guiltless
    • had Christ not been crucified, had He not passed through death, it would
    • not have been possible for Christianity to arise. This means, the greatest
    • described and was then permeated by the spirit of the Christ; as Christ-Jesus
    • This impulse was the Christ,
    • more or less grasped. The essential for Christianity is that this happened,
    • and took place as an objective fact. Christianity is not a doctrine.
    • Christianity is the perception of this objective event being played
    • remarkable way in which this perception of Christianity was spread abroad.
    • Today we will observe only how the conception of the Christ impulse,
    • the historical development we cannot help saying—Christianity
    • neither did Christianity take deep root in Greece, and when we come
    • only take what is left of the Christianity out of the Roman Empire,
    • a peculiar significance underlies this very spreading of the Christian
    • The Christ impulse had to be clothed in the form of the old pagan mysteries
    • can reed in my book Christianity as Mystical Fact how what
    • has been experienced in the conception of Christ-Jesus was represented
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    • content, of the Christ impulse that has come into the world through
    • a Christianity up to now. During the whole of the future, ever more
    • and more of the content of the Christ impulse will be imparted to mankind;
    • in fact there is deep truth in the saying of Christ Jesus; “For,
    • lo, I am with you away even unto the end of the world.” And Christ
    • connection with the Christ and feel themselves strong for their earthly
    • belongs to the revelation of the Christ impulse. To come to a right
    • Christ impulse. Man would have been too weak to make any progress by
    • beyond the the earth, the Christ impulse, a man had triumphed over death:
    • their primitive souls received the Christ Who came to them just as He
    • with you yesterday it may be said: The Christ came first to the man
    • Christ came once again, united Himself with the men who peopled the
    • regard to mankind's evolution, with regard to understanding the Christ
    • not by all that was derived from the traditional Christianity of the
    • sense embraced the faith of the Christian Church in comfort, or even
    • wished within this Christian Church to carry through all manner of purely
    • when, travelling with the two apparently good Christians Lavater and
    • old ecclesiastical Christianity, he said: “Prophets to right,
    • to; as opposed to the Christians around him he was always the definite
    • non-Christian for the very reason that he was to prepare mankind for
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    • conception of the Christ. The essential is that we feel what is here
    • art representation, to the Christ. That is, we shall discover the central
    • being of all earth's existence, the Christ, when we experience that
    • which is to be felt in this form. The Christ may to-day discovered purely
    • Christ. And he will then be able to find again in the Gospels, in all
    • historical documents, the Christ he has discovered. We cannot to-day
    • of the Christ.
    • we shall come to the understanding of the Christ. It is just the task
    • of the Christ. Hence there could not be a visionary Christ-figure, concerning
    • our Building, but the Representative of Humanity, in which the Christ
    • of the art of occult investigation. You see, that figure of Christ which
    • is the traditional one arose only in the 6th century after Christ. For
    • on the point, it is for me a fact, that the Christ Jesus who walked
    • was travelling on a lecture tour from Christiania to Bergen, I saw on
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    • he cannot yet recognise the wisdom of Christianity. This is
    • impulse, the urge, towards Christianity is already alive in
    • there as the Christ, he overcomes the opposing spirit. He
    • poodle. But when he calls upon the figure of Christ,
    • Mystery of Golgotha, before the Christian reckoning of time,
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    • stressed — to a very deep conception of Christianity,
    • one-sided cultivation of the principles of Christianity leads
    • many bigotted Christian pastors, and people of that kind,
    • of the Christian middle-ages, in which is extinguished
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    • those impulses which Christianity gave for the fifth
    • Helena-problem remained remote and strange. The Christians of
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz, anno 1459,
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    • time. We need only turn our gaze to the Christ-Impulse
    • founding of Rome in the year 747 before the Birth of Christ.
    • — the Christ-Impulsecould enter in, as indeed it did
    • Christ-Impulse to do with the great and important question
    • on Christian soil about the Birth of Christ! How infinitely
    • significant a part is played by the Death of Christ! In the
    • Birth and Death of Christ we see most pregnantly this
    • Christian Rosenkreuz, all consciousness originates out of
  • Title: Problem of Faust: Lecture IX: Goethe's Life of the Soul from the Standpoint of Spiritual Science
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    • power — the spiritual power of Christianity — has failed
    • this division between the peoples, in Christianity itself
    • Christian Churches has become accentuated. The historical
    • that they will hardly allow it the name of Christianity; not
    • to mention the breach among the international Christians in
    • communal ideal of Christianity.
    • that has happened Christianity has shown itself a traitor to
    • the Gospels — a Judas who betrayed Christ. For the true being
    • of Christianity points to an all-embracing human society, and
    • does not go so far as to ask: If Christianity has been
    • Christians and should be better ones, if what is meant by
    • this is that they should live up to the Christian example. I
    • for Christianity to be able to develop its international
    • Christianity to encourage the international impulse to prevent
    • this — something is not right, Christianity must have been
    • consideration was that Christianity has no part in what the
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    • Christ-permeated conception of the world and of life must, in
    • Christianity through the way it has developed in the
    • might say that it has created the feeling in man that Christ
    • did once exist. And even this feeling that Christ once
    • the nineteenth century. What Christ brought into the world,
    • Christ's connection with the striving of the human soul, into
    • to an active Christianity. Just think how, for many people in
    • the past, Christ has been nothing more than a helper in
    • afterwards; he was forgiven. In short, Christ was there to
    • belief in Christ, by a passive feeling of being united with
    • Christ, he will be saved. This twofold passive relation to
    • Christ belongs, and must belong, to the past. And what is to
    • take its place must be a relation to Christ that is an active
    • force, a going to meet Him, so that Christ does not do for a
    • through His being to do it himself. An active Christianity
    • — or rather a Christianity that comes to activity
    • — is what must take the place of passive Christianity
    • Christianity that is passive to one that is active, that it
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    • the Christ, descended into the physical world - not like Osiris
    • to the astral plane, but like Christ, who came right down to
    • as the freedom of mercy in Christianity, shows itself in this
    • the proclamation in Christendom, it had to be made clear that
    • Christ was not pronounced, yet lay within the words here, that
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    • words, through the passage of Christ on earth, the spiritual
    • division of earthly time into pre-Christian and post-Christian
    • through the appearance of Christ on earth. What was previously
    • Christ-Soul felt itself uniting with the body of the earth.
    • reported story of Christianity in the correct light. We can ask
    • reference to the spreading of Christianity? When one looks at
    • the propagation of Christianity one can say: firstly more had
    • companions of Christ Jesus in Palestine; Paul who was no
    • physical companion of Christ Jesus, who had even persecuted the
    • Christ. Paul didn't become a believer through sharing the life
    • and suffering of the Christ, but he became a warrior for Christ
    • saw the living Christ, who since the Event of Golgotha had
    • first learnt to know the Christ from the time Christ united
    • become a worthy body for the Christ-Spirit and while the earth
    • was preparing for the uniting of itself and the Christ-Spirit,
    • during this time the Christ-Spirit worked into it. Christ said
    • the body of Christ! How meaningful this becomes with reference
    • the acceptance of the Christ-soul.
    • appearance of Christ on earth. Through Christ alone are the
    • with this Christ-Spirit, that which spreads out on earth as the
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    • since the our Christmas Conference impulse, that we in the
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    • Eleven lectures, Christiania 7th
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    • see the spread of Christianity. But something else as well is to be
    • perceived. Christianity makes its way from the East into the Pagan
    • upon Christianity. Efforts are made to understand Christianity through
    • the Gnosis, as it is called, to interpret Christianity in the light of
    • not until the fourth century, just at the time when Christianity
    • Gnostic conceptions, the wisdom-filled conceptions of Christianity now
    • the old Gnostic wisdom into Christianity is branded as a heretic:
    • wisdom with Christianity, is ostracised. And finally Christianity is
    • Church. In the fourth century, that which in Christianity had once
    • are called upon to lay hold of Christianity in a more elementary way,
    • with a kind of abstract feeling. Christianity makes its way from the
    • to the fifteenth centuries, the Christian life which develops in the
    • regarded as an undesirable element in Christianity... There you have
    • Christianity spreads out, finds its way into the Greek world, the
    • centuries of the post-Christian era. External history gives no true
    • Christian era had long since vanished in the South. But it is a
    • Christianity. This stream flows towards the, South East but meets with
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    • Here he surveys the meaning of Christmas in past, present, and future.
    • piritual mood connected with advent and Christmas in earlier times,
    • Christmas Plays. Steiner then discusses the future development and
    • significance of the Christmas festival, which will grow out of the
    • Christmas festival. Indeed, it is one of the greatest festivals of the
    • preparations and celebrations of the Christmas festival which we see
    • permeate ourselves with the Christmas mood, and wish to receive this
    • Christmas mood from what we can see in today's environment. There is a
    • discord in seeing the streets bedecked with Christmas trees and other
    • that the Christmas festival can do to deepen man's inner nature,
    • “What can this ‘Christ festival’ mean to us?”. And in their
    • Christmas festival meant to people for many centuries in the past.
    • our souls: What has the Christmas festival been for many centuries,
    • permeated the Christmas festival. On the other hand, let us compare
    • the Christ in their hearts during the great festivities surrounding
    • Christmas or Easter. Today it has become very difficult indeed,
    • German villages. When the Christmas season approached I could behold
    • prevailed during the rest of the year. When Christmas approached this
    • afternoons and evenings as the Christmas season approached. One would
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    • centuries before the founding of Christianity to a soul whom one of
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    • call the Christ, Who remained on earth altogether for three years.
    • definite feelings and ideas or perhaps views about the Christ
    • a little neutral about the Christ event one is well prepared for such
    • to talk sense about Buddha, just as those with a Christian bias will
    • least easily be able to talk sense about Christ. This is always true.
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    • Christ brought to humanity.
    • as the teaching of Christ Jesus is to be found in some earlier work
    • inherent in the Christ Impulse, is something altogether different,
    • Christianity.
    • Christ.
    • and more were met by the Christ Impulse, leading them once more
    • Christ and Krishna. I have tried to show how closely the two impulses
    • that happened between the tenth century before Christ and the tenth
    • the Christ Impulse came for all mankind.
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    • know that at the time when Christianity was founded two children were
    • Christ now comes toward the physical body from the other side. In the
    • majesty of the Christ-Idea. On the contrary, by shedding the light of
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    • tenth century before the foundation of Christianity, cannot be
    • Christianity. All this we can realize, but we must think of it in
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    • Christ brought to humanity.
    • evolution down to the time of Christ. Then he came who was once
    • Luciferic influence was one-sided. Hence the all-embracing Christ
    • the St. Luke Jesus child Himself the Christ Impulse lived for three
    • years; the Christ who came to mankind to bring together these two
    • Christ took the sin upon Himself. He gave to men what reconciles the
    • in the centuries following the foundation of Christianity was only
    • related to Jesus, not to the Christ Who lived in Jesus for the three
    • understanding of the Christ Impulse must break in upon us. The
    • Christ-path must be added to the Jesus-path. The path of one-sided
    • seek the understanding of the Christ Impulse that is opened up by
    • progress of humanity. To understand the Christ means not merely to
    • expressed by St. Paul, “Not I, but Christ in me.” “I”
    • is the Krishna word. “Not I, but Christ in me,” is the
    • Christian word.
    • had to find their higher unity in the mission of the Christ.
    • found in the stream of Christianity. Only when we regard the matter
    • and Christian faiths in this abstract way, saying, “Look,
    • religions, it is one and the same whether what lived in the Christ is
    • which the name Christ has been preserved — to associate that
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    • post-Christian renewal of the principle of the ancient Mysteries.
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    • glance at the centuries preceding the advent of Christianity and
    • difference between a man of pre-Christian times and a man of today.
    • a thousand years before the Christian era. It is the epoch of Thales,
    • before the Christian era has been to develop the human Ego in the
    • the world by the Christ and by true Christianity.
    • Let us now turn to Christianity. The brotherhood of man and the cult
    • new, mysterious and transcendental element in Christianity is that it
    • leaven by which the whole world is raised. Christ came to say:
    • (pre-Christian), through intellectualism (the present age), to
    • In the Rosicrucian sense, Christianity is at once the highest
    • In this sense, Christ is the centre of the esoteric evolution of the
    • have tried to represent Christ as a simple, naive human being. This is
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture II: The Mission of Manicheism
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    • Christian occultism is derived from the Manicheans whose founder,
    • Manes, lived on the Earth three hundred years after Jesus the Christ.
    • Christ washes the feet of the Apostles. That is a symbol of the
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    • Initiation. Initiation since the time of Christ Jesus has not been the
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    • the Christ said: ‘Lo! the teeth are beautiful.’
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    • The rôle of Christianity in human history is unique. The coming of
    • Christianity represents, in a sense, the central moment, the turning
    • second century after Christ has made certain theologians of the school
    • essential source of Christian truth. Such Brotherhoods were the
    • possess the secret. They were the precursors of a Christianity which
    • Thus in spiritual vision the Rosicrucians saw the life of Christ — nay
    • indeed the Christ Himself being born in the depths of the soul. They
    • Christ, for to know the inner Christ is also to recognise the outer
    • Christ.
    • Christ. To this the occultist will reply: ‘If there were no eye
    • but if there were no living Christ, He could not live within
    • The mission accomplished by Christ Jesus cannot be understood in all
    • Mysteries and the Christian Mystery.
    • This ancient initiation has its crowning-point ‘in Christ.’
    • Christ represents the crystallised initiation of the life of sense.
    • Christ, historic fact on the physical plane. The death
    • etheric world. The death of Christ was a full and complete death in
    • the ancient initiation to the Christian initiation. In the fourth
    • who was called to new life by the voice of Christ Himself. John is
    • through the death undergone by Christ. Such is the mystic path
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    • Christian initiation has existed since the founding of Christianity.
    • In certain respects the Christian initiation is more difficult of
    • the essence and mission of Christianity which came into the world at a
    • renders initiation more difficult. That is why the Christian masters
    • The Christian initiation has always consisted of seven stages, four of
    • character, relating to the scene where Christ washes the feet of the
    • Jesus the Christ, the Messiah, the Son of God, could not exist without
    • Then he is ready to pass to the second stage of the Christian
    • Scourging. In another vision he sees himself in the Christ Who is
    • and love. It corresponds to the second stage of Christian initiation
    • In the course of the stage in the Christian initiation known as the
    • be despised. It must be borne as some exterior object, even as Christ
    • sanctuary. The last stage of Christian initiation transcends all
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    • import of Christ's words to His disciples: “Verily, verily I say
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    • Christ.
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    • God — the Christ. 2,160 years before that, the vernal equinox
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    • during the first centuries, Christianity contained esoteric teaching
    • esoteric Christianity. Later on, at the Court of Charles the Bald in
    • doctrines. Esoteric Christianity was then gradually obscured by dogma.
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    • Word made Flesh. With the coming of the Christ, a new force entered
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    • our own, this power of the Logos, is Christ. He came at the central
    • The conscious Ego is the realisation in man of the Christ Principle.
  • Title: Esoteric Cosmology: Lecture XVII: Redemption and Liberation
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    • man, a being independent of the Gods. Christ, or the Logos made
    • Before the Coming of Christ, man embodied the principle of Jehovah
    • But the principle of Christ came to establish equilibrium between the
    • two. Christ taught man how to find the Law which was originally laid
    • principles of Christianity. The ancient world was ruled by Law; Love
    • — Jehovah, Lucifer, Christ. Christ Jesus is not only a Universal
    • Principle; Christ is a Being who appeared once, and once only, at a
    • ultimately to acquire by their own free-will. Christ came to the Earth
    • Christ-Principle might awaken in man, the life of Christ Himself on
    • represents the spiral process of evolution. The Christ Impulse
    • He came to Earth the Christ has lived in the depths of every human
    • Christ as the Redeemer. In reality, karma is a redemption of man by
    • man is able to draw near to Christ.
    • The Christ-Impulse transforms implacable Law into Freedom, and the
    • source of this Impulse is the person and example of Christ Jesus.
    • Christ — a freedom attained not by defying the world-order but by
    • them. Karma and Christ — the means of salvation and the Saviour.
    • Through karma, the Act of Christ becomes cosmic law, and through the
    • Christ-Principle karma achieves its aim — the liberation of
    • redemption, Christ is the Redeemer.
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    • Christianity marks the turning point of human evolution. All the
    • as Christianity. — Those who ‘have not seen’ are those
    • who have not known the Mysteries. Through Christianity, certain
    • Before Christianity, super-sensible truth was revealed in the rites and
    • as it was revealed in the Divine Personality of Christ. But in every
    • Christianity. What is written in the Gospels is the message, the good
    • Esoteric Christianity is not based upon vague and sentimental
    • first germs of Christianity were laid down in this epoch among the
    • Graeco-Roman civilisation, the era of the birth of Christianity.
    • Christianity mingled with the leaven of the East which was brought
    • and creative power. What will Christianity be in the sixth epoch? To
    • the priest in the Mysteries before Christ, there was harmony between
    • Person of Christ, of the God-Man on Earth has temporarily replaced
    • end of earthly existence will be that the Christ-Principle permeates
    • all humanity. Having become like unto Christ, men will gather around
  • Title: First Lecture: The Gospel of St. John
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    • relevant to the life of the founder of Christianity. They are
    • general picture of the life of Christ Jesus. On the other
    • as it was born in him through the impact of Christianity.
    • could be taken as Christian historical facts.
    • explaining symbolically the Christ myth and the Bible in
    • that related to the life of the founder of Christianity, and
    • was the founder of Christianity could not readily be
    • Christian mystics so often expressed in profound and
    • Christ were born in Bethlehem a thousand times
    • an inner experience of Christ — there is the
    • it down says of Christ (the words are not to be taken
    • the life of Christ Jesus as John describes it from his own
    • is told us of the founder of Christianity is not authentic.
    • see genius. Although one learns the truth of Christ Jesus
    • relationship between Christ Jesus and the divine man that
    • which in its fullness represents the Christ. When you know
    • in order to experience the Christ, his own higher divine
    • Christ Jesus but a biography of the developing human soul.
    • only makes people into Christians but enables them to awaken
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    • make it alive in us, we come to know the Christian
    • Christian initiation has similarities with other ways of
    • Christian initiation.
    • pupil of the Christian initiation has to undergo seven
    • feet, the first stage of a Christian initiation. Christ
    • second stage of the Christian initiation is the
    • disciple who bears witness that Christ lives. Now the higher
    • Christian mystic. He feels as though the whole earth was part
    • Gospel is a description of this Christian path of initiation.
    • time is divided into before and after Christ.
    • Christianity attains its real meaning when it is followed as
    • be lived inwardly. The Christian spirit has to be experienced
  • Title: Third Lecture: The Gospel of St. John
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    • deeply into the essence of Christianity, and has shown us
    • Christian document. We have seen that it should not be read
    • the birth of Christianity.
    • last lecture we came to know the Christian initiation, but it
    • was not Christianity that first made initiation possible. At
    • Christianity all these things became more inward. Since
    • Christianity has provided us with such documents as the John
    • pre-Christian times available. One had to be introduced into
    • practised far into the Christian era. For a long time it was
    • at the time of the birth of Christianity it still had a
    • Christianity knows nothing of this teaching of reincarnation.
    • manifest. Can this be reconciled with true Christianity? No.
    • Christianity would be morally degraded. Interpreted
    • answered him, ‘We have heard out of the law that Christ
    • fundamental Christian truth: I am the Way, the Truth and the
    • Christian mystical truth — “I am the Way, the
    • recognise Christ through their higher comprehension. When
    • conception. Christ will reappear in the world. The doctrine
    • Christ, reincarnation was generally accepted. Life between
    • Christ, and the present day. Those living then, appear again
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  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture III: Life of the Soul in Kamaloka
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    • was incarnated a few centuries after Christ, compared with the conditions
    • time Christ called Himself the “Lamb of God”, and the first
    • Christian symbol was not the Cross with the Saviour hanging on it, but
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture V: Human Tasks in the Higher Worlds
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  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture VI: The Upbringing of Children. Karma.
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    • raise the objection: “Your Theosophy is not Christian, for it
    • Christ Jesus, who suffered for all mankind? The Theosophist says he
    • karma and the central fact of Christianity will not be hard to find.
    • to esoteric Christianity.
    • as powerful as Christianity represents Christ to be, he may help the
    • Christ's deed on Earth is effective precisely because the law of karma
    • to act upon him. Christ's deed is conceivable only because of the law
    • of karma; the testament of Christ is in fact the teaching of karma and
    • the unique deed of Christ having been accomplished once only for all
    • redemption. The reason why Christianity has hitherto failed to emphasise
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture VII: Workings of the Law of Karma in Human Life
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  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture X: Progress of Mankind Up To Atlantean Times
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    • of that time: these were the gods who in Christian tradition are called
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XII: Occult Develpment
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    • occult development: the Eastern, the Christian-Gnostic and the
    • Christian-Rosicrucian, or simply the Rosicrucian. They are distinguished
    • Persian legend told of Christ Jesus. One day Christ Jesus saw a dead dog
    • 2. The Christian way.
    • Here, in place of individual Gurus, there is one great Guru, Christ
    • Jesus Himself, for everyone. The feeling of belonging to Christ Jesus,
    • Guru. But the pupil has first to be led to Christ by an earthly Guru,
    • Christian way is best suited to those whose feelings are most strongly
  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XIII: Oriental and Christian Training
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    • AND CHRISTIAN TRAINING
    • Christian and the Rosicrucian. Today we will begin by going more closely
    • occult training. You can, for instance, be a very good Christian and
    • fulfil everything that the Christian religion prescribes for the laity
    • without undergoing a Christian occult training. It goes without saying
    • The Christian religion
    • Eastern Yoga training. Christian training pays almost no attention to
    • the Christian way of occult training, as far as this is possible, and
    • we shall see how it differs from the Eastern way. This Christian way
    • done and can rectify mistakes at every step. But in Christian training
    • the great Guru is Christ Jesus Himself. Hence it is essential to have
    • a firm belief in the presence and the life on Earth of the Christ. Without
    • will no longer need to prove the reality of Christ Jesus, for he will
    • In Christian training
    • this is; how he is led into the events in Palestine when Christ Jesus
    • chapter, he has to experience the separate stages of Christian
    • scene. Christ Jesus bends down before those who are lower than himself.
    • all stages of human existence up to Christ Jesus Himself, who bows down
    • of Christian Initiation. He will know by two signs, an outer and an
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  • Title: At the Gates: Lecture XIV: Rosicrucian Training - The Interior of the Earth - Earthquakes and Volcanoes
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    • the various stages by which pupils of the Eastern and the Christian
    • the Rosicrucian path that those who have been led away from Christian
    • belief by what they take to be science can learn to understand Christianity
    • grasp of the truth of Christianity. Truth is one, but it can be reached
    • This healing method calls itself Christian, but in fact it is
    • anti-Christian.
    • Christianity is an outlook
  • Title: Pastoral Medicine: Lecture 10
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    • until Christmas, until December 21, when the balance shifts again. So
  • Title: Pastoral Medicine: Lecture 11
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    • Since the Mystery of Golgotha, Christ has been the mediator for both
    • of nature, from the Father to Christ. For Christ is the spiritual
    • back to Christ, after the Father has given the leadership over to
    • Christ the Son. That puts into modern speech what mystery wisdom
    • would express. After initiates have attained a Christ-consciousness
    • from the Father to Christ, they will find all the healing processes
    • of Golgotha, up to the moment when Christ went through the gate of
    • death. You will understand the passage of Christ from the Father to
    • between the Spirit and the Son, the Christ, of developing theology so
    • it will find the way from Christ to the Spirit, from the Spirit to
    • Christ. A great sum of knowledge and life experience can be acquired
    • Spirit to Christ, from Christ to the Spirit. Its highest service must
    • meaning of Christ's path after the death on Golgotha. For his going
    • happening to the Christ individuality since He went through the death
    • Christ's path to
    • Christ's path after Golgotha: the peak of the priest's path.
    • risen Spirit and the further activity of the Christ. But if we speak
    • the activity of Christ on both paths.
    • The Christ leads downward and upward,
    • Christus führt nach unten und nach oben
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    • until Christmas, until December 21, when the balance shifts again. So
  • Title: Broken Vessels: Lecture 11
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    • Since the Mystery of Golgotha, Christ has been the mediator for both
    • of nature, from the Father to Christ. For Christ is the spiritual
    • back to Christ, after the Father has given the leadership over to
    • Christ the Son. That puts into modern speech what mystery wisdom
    • would express. After initiates have attained a Christ-consciousness
    • from the Father to Christ, they will find all the healing processes
    • of Golgotha, up to the moment when Christ went through the gate of
    • death. You will understand the passage of Christ from the Father to
    • between the Spirit and the Son, the Christ, of developing theology so
    • it will find the way from Christ to the Spirit, from the Spirit to
    • Christ. A great sum of knowledge and life experience can be acquired
    • Spirit to Christ, from Christ to the Spirit. Its highest service must
    • meaning of Christ's path after the death on Golgotha. For his going
    • happening to the Christ individuality since He went through the death
    • Christ's path to
    • Christ's path after Golgotha: the peak of the priest's path.
    • risen Spirit and the further activity of the Christ. But if we speak
    • the activity of Christ on both paths.
    • The Christ leads downward and upward,
    • Christus führt nach unten und nach oben
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    • recently in Christiania
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    • present at the course of lectures I gave in Christiania will remember
    • described that in my Christiania lectures
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    • Spirits of Will, whom in Christian esotericism we also call the
    • we are accustomed to call them in Christian esotericism — are
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IX
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    • with the lectures I gave recently in Christiania know that this
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture X
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    • centuries of the Christian era, there was nothing in the first
    • the Christ in the body of Jesus of Nazareth. Since that time the
    • Christ has worked in the earth as another divine principle. And
    • of the Christ; for only by permeating ourselves with the Christ
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture I: Easter: The Festival of Warning
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    • Ever since the early days of Christianity it has been the custom to
    • draw a distinction between the festivals of Christmas and of Easter in
    • that the Christmas festival has been made immovable, having been fixed
    • The rigid point of time fixed for the Christmas festival indicates
    • purpose is to remind us of the birth of the Man into whom the Christ
    • through the Christ Impulse man is to be set free from the forces of
    • Christ Impulse, to become free of earthly conditions.
    • of the beginnings of Christianity, to some of those early mysteries
    • Christ Impulse within the whole history of mankind.
    • event in the evolution of Christianity was the appearance of the
    • Christianity. He became the Apostle of the Christians only after the
    • Christ in an extra-earthly, super-sensible manner. Thus Paul was a man
    • who could not be persuaded of the meaning of the Christ Impulse by
    • experience of Christ Jesus, we discover a strange and astounding fact
    • detect even for so long as that. Now the Christ Impulse entered into
    • as into the thirtieth year. And Christ Jesus lived His days of
    • As physical man, Paul was of about the same age as Christ Jesus
    • Himself. The time that Christ Jesus spent in His work on earth, Paul
    • spent as an anti-Christian. And the second half of his life was
    • happened for mankind through the working of the Christ Impulse.
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  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture II: The Blood-relationship and The Christ-relationship
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    • IITHE BLOOD-RELATIONSHIP AND THE CHRIST-RELATIONSHIP
    • the beginning of Christianity. Easter is an appropriate occasion for
    • from any real understanding of the Christ Impulse and how closely this
    • interpretation of Christianity there was a fundamental break, with the
    • determined in pre-Christian times, could remain, but that man himself
    • designated as Christians, a community to which man allies himself in
    • Christians was not to be dependent on the blood; for of this
    • birth. But Christianity summons men not to rely upon what is brought
    • transformation, to allow the soul to develop, to be reborn in Christ,
    • forsaken God, had become unchristian, because a situation which had
    • Until the rise of Protestantism a Christian tradition was still
    • Christians to-day is no longer Christianity. Thus in the
    • anti-Christian impulse, which was of course there under the surface
    • To this cause alone are to be attributed the utterly unchristian
    • have persisted into the 20th. Two of the most unchristian
    • blood-principle. The Christian impulse towards universal humanity was
    • been found. The anti-Christian impulse makes its appearance first and
    • revolt against Christianity in the nationalism of the 19th
    • theology, in the sphere of modern Christian consciousness — all
    • anti-Christianity, and that which culminated in the tenets of Lenin
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  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture III: The Death of A God and Its Fruits In Humanity
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    • the Buddhists and the Christians, how little do they understand and
    • Christianity itself will lead more and more Christians to
    • When a professed Christian, knowing nothing beyond the external
    • that of Christianity through the methods leading to the development of
    • central nerve of Buddhism. And the Christian, too, hears of a
    • of Buddha in the twenty-ninth year of his life. A Christian who is an
    • But as anthroposophical Christians, our attitude to the Bodhisattva
    • Christian who is an anthroposophist says to the Buddhist: I understand
    • spiritual science from the ground of Christianity would ever dream, as
    • a Christian, of saying that the Buddha returns in the flesh. He knows
    • Bodhisattva to that of Buddha. Christianity itself has brought him
    • Christianity. He will realise that as in the case of the other
    • religions, Christianity has a Founder — Jesus of Nazareth —
    • of Nazareth through the centuries. But the Christian's view of the
    • significant fact is that Christianity differs from all other religions
    • Teacher. But to believe that the same is true of Christianity
    • Christianity is not that it looks back to Jesus of Nazareth as a great
    • Teacher. Christianity originates in a Deed, takes
    • — we call Christ. But a name cannot encompass the Divine Spirit
    • we recognise in Christ. No human name, no human word, can define a
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    • THERE is a significant contrast between the Christmas thought and
    • The Christmas thought points to birth. Through birth, the eternal
    • constitution is derived. The Christmas thought, therefore, links us
    • thought. Hence at the time when Pauline Christianity was beginning to
    • the Death but to the Resurrection of Christ Jesus that men's minds
    • were directed by words of power such as those of Paul: “If Christ
    • of early Christianity that was still an echo of Eastern wisdom. On the
    • other hand, there are pictures in which Christ Jesus is portrayed as
    • sleeps through his mortal existence. In early Christianity, man is
    • of Christendom men were still endeavouring to understand the Mystery
    • the fourth century A.D., Christianity became a
    • State religion — in other words, there crept into Christianity
    • Julian the Apostate, who was no Christian, but for all that a
    • deeply religious man, could not accept what Christianity had become
    • under Constantine. And so we see how in the fusion of Christianity
    • a picture of Christ Jesus which at the beginning simply was not there,
    • was not part of Christianity in its original form: the picture of
    • Christ Jesus as the crucified One, the Man of Sorrows, brought to His
    • This made a breach in the whole outlook of the Christian world. For the
    • the picture of Christ agonising on the Cross — is of the Christ
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  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture V: The Teachings of The Risen Christ
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    • VTHE TEACHINGS OF THE RISEN CHRIST
    • The Teachings of Christ, the Resurrected
    • Being we call the Christ to enter the realm of earthly life, the
    • Christ Who indeed belongs to those worlds whence the ancient Teachers
    • in the first Christian centuries looked back to the Mystery of
    • from the earliest Church Fathers and other Christian teachers —
    • Christ Jesus from direct eye-witnesses, or from those who had been
    • first four centuries of Christendom thanks to the remaining vestiges
    • everything that was known in those days about the Risen Christ, the
    • Christ Who had passed through the Mystery of Golgotha and then, in a
    • Christ meeting the disciples who had gone out to seek Him there are
    • Christ to His disciples.
    • experience at Damascus as a teaching which, given by the Risen Christ,
    • In those early times there was full realisation that Christ Jesus,
    • of the teachings which could be given by the Risen Christ to His
    •  Christ taught His initiated disciples, — “you can receive
    •  “Christ came down from spheres beyond the earth to the
    • by the Risen Christ to His disciples. And it worked with stupendous
    • That this secret should have been entrusted to Christ's first
    • But in the Mysteries into which Christ sent His message, it was
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    • IN A former lecture I pointed out that Christianity is wider in
    • Christianity will have thrown off the outmoded forms of religious life
    • human culture. Christianity has the power in itself of transcending
    • Mysteries, in times long before Christianity had spread over the
    • replaced by the later, Christian Principle. In the Northern Mysteries
    • thither from Christianity. The presence of the Gothic Bible amid the
    • Christianity emerging from the narrow framework of the religious life
    • central idea of Christianity comes to birth, how it bursts the bonds
    • Christianity, as a religious idea. And after he had reached the
    • heights of that prophetic foreshadowing of Christianity to which he
    • Nibelungs,” this central Idea of Christianity found still wider
    • time when Christianity will embrace, not only the religious life, but
    • kindle the feeling of what Christianity can be for mankind in times to
    • relation between religion in the ordinary sense and Christianity. The
    • perhaps, those Christmas lectures in which we endeavoured to grasp the
    • meaning of Christmas in the light of the Mystery-knowledge. If from a
    • higher vantage-point we think of the Christmas Festival on the one
    • other, the relation between religion and Christianity, if rightly
    • moments of which I told you in connection with the Christmas Mystery,
    • In essentials, therefore, this pre-Christian Initiation consisted
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    • Christian Mystery. And so at Easter to-day the outer festival and its
    • Our Christian festival of Easter is only one of the forms of the
    • Western, Christian account of Easter, that there lies the possibility
    • the Christian account of Easter, achieve victory over death after
    • Those who understand the tidings of Christianity in the spiritual
    • Christ Jesus had been foretold by Moses,
    • telling of how the Power, which was later called Christ, made Himself
    • Christ and none other Who says of Himself to Moses: I am the I
    • realised that the God heralded by Moses is the Christ Who was
    • Christ Whom they worshipped; they recognised Christ as the One Who
    • fiery lightning on Sinai, was present as the Christ in the blood of
    • Jesus of Nazareth. Christ, descending into a human form, was manifest
    • human body — through the Christ Being?
    • hold of by a force that impels it to the spiritual. Christianity has
    • from spiritual heights to the earth. But the Avatar Christ has
    • physical body to such a degree that the Christ Impulse streams into
  • Title: Festivals/Easter: Lecture VIII: Spiritual Bells of Easter, II
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    • Christ Who proclaimed Himself to Moses in the burning
    • Christ and no other Power than He Who declared to Moses: “I am
    • through the Christ Event this fire was spiritualised. Now, since the
    • Christ Power has penetrated the earth, by what can the flame of the
    • spirit that have been opened and awakened through the Christ Impulse
    • is spiritualised. And ever since the Christ Impulse awakened the eyes
    • the Mystery of Golgotha. And so both Moses and Paul beheld the Christ:
    • it was the Christ Who spoke with him. To the enlightened eyes of Paul,
    • Christ revealed Himself from the spiritualised fire. Matter
    • can raise and lead him upwards into the spiritual worlds. Christ
    • worlds. The pre-Christian saviours redeemed mankind with
    • Divine forces. Christ redeemed mankind with human
    • What would have happened on the earth if Christ had not appeared?
    • corpse of Christ Jesus on the Cross became the token of life, of the
    • earth able from its own elements to provide a raiment for the Christ.
    • Men will gladly tread this earth upon which Christ has walked. Union
    • with Christ kindles in the soul the power to find its way up into the
    • Christ is in reality, in the future they will learn to understand it,
    • Christ Impulse, into whose innermost being the Christ Power draws, can
    • within himself. For Christ is the great Healer of mankind. His Power
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    • Christ” was given in Karlsruhe; here he gave the fundamental
    • Christ. With the exception of the course on St. Mark's Gospel, which
    • of the Christ in the twentieth century; in the Karlsruhe course he
    • described in detail the work of Christ as lord of human destiny —
    • friend and biographer of the poet, Christian Morgenstern. Not long
    • of the Christian Community. For example, Rudolf Steiner describes in
    • these lectures the meaning of the altar in early Christianity.
    • years before the Christian era.
    • yesterday in the public lecture, “From Jesus to Christ”. It
    • risen Christ — the spiritual Adam who enters the souls of those
    • Christ which rose from the grave of Golgotha have remained with the
    • of the Mystery of Golgotha we may say: Christ then became the Spirit
    • a change in relation of the Christ to men is coming, an important
    • about — the new revelation to men of the Christ.
    • which can be described in this way. Christ is becoming Lord of Karma
    • discussed. Christ is entering upon His judgeship. Let us look more
    • way to Christ, our karmic account will be balanced — inserted in
    • concern of the Christ.
    • This taking over by Christ of the judging of a man's deeds is a result
    • and there the figure of the etheric Christ will be directly visible to
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    • centuries before the Christian era to realise what a countless number
    • early Christians who felt most vividly the loss of direct psychical
    • which the ego descended among men. The Christ-event had also to happen
    • Christian love. Slowly we draw nearer to that epoch; and by making
    • about only through the individuality who before Christ-Jesus came to
    • personality living about a hundred years before Christ under the name
    • how the Christ will gradually reveal Himself to ever-higher powers in
    • the great Christ-event for all who are willing to listen. And we can
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 2: On the forming of Destiny
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    • Christianity spread and grew in Europe is the result of it! And if we
    • gravity, and you will admit that Christianity then spread in Europe
    • as the announcement of Christianity, a certain European atmosphere was
    • were once seated together those who, when Christianity was first
    • we see the first small handful of Christians, possessing something
    • Christ-impulse, were the first Christians — and above, over their
    • Christians. You know all that, I need not relate it further. But if
    • when the old Roman culture was still above, and Christianity, tended
    • Christianity.
    • how the first announcement of Christianity was completely opposed to
  • Title: Forming of Destiny: Lecture 5: Concerning the Subconscious Soul Impulses
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    • leading motive of all the works written by Christoph Oetinger, a very
    • in referring to the Theosophist, Christoph Oetinger, in November,
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    • connected with Christmas and the Christmas season. It treats of the
    • legendary person, passed the thirteen days between Christmas and the
    • following: Olaf Åsteson reaches a church door one Christmas Eve and
    • I have experienced a kind of Christmas sadness — one cannot call
    • our era that Being whom we have frequently characterised, the Christ
    • Mystery of Golgotha; — Paul saw the Christ spiritually through
    • their souls with the Christ-Event. Through this connection of single
    • individuals with the Christ-Event Christianity was spread abroad. At
    • disappeared. Christianity is spread abroad. But now the time has come
    • actual historical testimony in the Gospels, that Christ Jesus never
    • Christ Jesus did not intend to make things so easy for men that
    • Frederick the Great may be verified. Christ did not wish to make
    • that the existence of Christ may never be proved in that way, for that
    • with the proof as to Christ. Therefore there exists no historical
    • proof. Humanity will have to recognise this: although Christ lived on
    • historical documents. The Christ-Event must come to humanity in a
    • old historical documents. Just in reference to the Christ-Event it
    • must be understood in our epoch that one can only come to the Christ
    • We may be told that Christ exists, but to find Him really is only
    • the Christ-Event we have an occurrence concerning which all who will
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    • The Twelve apostles as the twelve Christ-permeated stages of
    • the Christ passed. This can be recognised in the thirteenth chapter of
    • which indicates that Christ is indebted to the apostles for his attainment
    • after Christ, for example, through these narratives, our feeling life
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    • Double. The significance of Christ's death of atonement. The influence
    • From this aspect we must consider the entrance of Christ into world
    • history. Previously, anyone who wished to achieve a life in Christ had
    • But through the coming of Christ into the world, it came about that a
    • man who felt himself drawn to Christ could receive from him something
    • always possible that someone through union with Christ can preserve
    • atoning death of Christ. Before this, death in the Mysteries had to be
    • Christianity much that is of a communal nature has been brought about,
    • through true mysticism, community with Christ is possible. This has
    • also been embodied in language. The first Christian initiate in
    • J. Ch. = Jesus Christ. It was with intention that this was introduced
    • through the Ich. This centre point is literally the Christ.
    • Holy Spirit is to Christ, as the Atma is to the I.
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    • Christianity and the teaching of reincarnation. Water or the drinking
    • of Christ. In addition, however, one finds others who are incarnated
    • 800 years before Christ; that is about the time of the Iliad and the
    • About 800 years before Christ the sun in spring entered the
    • always slightly changing. Eight hundred years before Christ the sun
    • The fourth culture is that of the Ram, or Lamb; Christ stands in the
    • Christianity will be proclaimed. ‘Water-Man’ is also the one who will
    • will again be the forerunner of Christ, when the Sixth, the spiritual
    • Elias, Moses = the truth, Christ = the life. This appeared here to the
    • said further: ‘Tell it to no man until I come again.’ Christianity was
    • distributed, but in the Christian Mysteries wine. For in the
    • reincarnation. By his coming again Christ means his reappearance in
    • Theosophy actually carries out the testament of Christianity and works
    • 800 years before Christ and 1800 years after Christ, then we have two
    • was to remain unknown. Christ therefore expressly forbade any teaching
    • about reincarnation. But from 800 years before Christ until about 1800
    • years after Christ, the time had elapsed during which nearly everyone
    • traditional Christianity, which lies in the fact that the Beyond is
    • teaching of Christianity has, so to say, borne its fruit. Today there
    • ultimate consequence of traditional Christianity. But now a new
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    • could place his body at the service of Christ. Christ stands above all
    • Christ.
    • Christianity. Christ had to raise and purify the self-centred ego, so
    • his body for the Christ.
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    • in our actions; he also stands behind the whole universe. Christianity
    • Christian religion calls Him the Word. Here something quite exact and
    • or Christ. He is the Spirit who lives as imagination in everything
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    • it was the manifestation of Christ.
    • Christ-Principle seek to win the Earth for themselves, but there are
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    • element emerged, which was absorbed by Christianity after it had
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    • Lucifer. Christianity and the teaching of Reincarnation and Karma.
    • karma, man is led upwards to spiritualisation. Christianity therefore
    • until he is mature enough for a new Christianity, with the teaching of
    • Christianity itself there is conflict between the two Principles: the
    • It might still be possible today for the teaching of Christianity
    • Hero, Who gave the second impulse, is the Christ, the Lion out of the
    • he represents the Father Principle. Christ is a Solar Hero, a
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    • named in various ways. In Christian esotericism
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    • these is Christ. As Lucifer represents the Manas element, so the
    • Buddhi element is represented by Christ.
    • brought down from Mercury. Christ united his sovereignty with that of
    • one who prepared the path of Christ from the middle of the Atlantean
    • we should not have had the Christ-Principle. In the drops of
    • In the saying that Christ trod on and crushed the head of the serpent
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    • clear day-consciousness, as incarnated man, Christ Jesus.
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    • one which first brought forth Christianity and also the one which
    • who knew most about Christianity: St. John. He describes at the very
    • beginning the transformation of water into wine, for Christianity came
    • water into wine at the marriage in Cana, we are shown how Christ took
    • Christ appeared in the Fourth Sub-Race he pointed to Bread and Wine:
    • whose nourishment was flesh and blood; these are the pre-Christian
    • people with whom Christ in no way concerned himself. Secondly those
    • That which Christ killed, which was actually sacrificed after he had
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    • and the future of Christianity came to magnificent expression through
    • was to come as Christianity.
    • its culmination in Christianity. So it is in this lesser racial branch
    • the civilisations that arose from this that Christianity could first
    • Jesus Christ was a native of Galilee ... ‘Galilean’ means: ‘The
    • received. It is here that Christianity first finds its real
    • by Christianity. Our present time with its materialistic culture is
    • Jewish Prophets, in the centuries before Christ, we find here
    • appears in Europe, it was Christianity which first halted him, because
    • peoples that they encountered on their way. Christianity alone made a
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    • Christ, who gave the earth its meaning by working from within the
    • various forms of Christianity have accomplished during the last
    • as originating in specifically Christian prejudice. In reality it is
    • not any kind of Christian prejudice, but should be stated as the
    • to speak as having gone through initiation like others, is Christ
    • is no hindrance. But it is quite different in the case of Christ. I
    • any of his incarnations established a relation with the Christ Being.
    • That is a hindrance to him when, in order to find Christ in higher
    • world, for Christ cannot then appear to him in His true form. It is on
    • of the Christ Being in higher worlds. This is the occult difference in
    • the relation of man to other initiates. The Christ event is such that
    • higher worlds I want to know the Christ, to learn to understand His
    • to be, “If you would know the Being Who is for us the Christ,
    • Christ Being.”
    • The Christ Mystery had to take place on earth in accordance with
    • Christ. The understanding of the Christ that man gains on earth is a
    • higher worlds. Therefore, in the Christ Being the principle of
    • bodies has to be made. In the Christ Jesus we have the distinctive
    • to give to mankind through their super-physical bodies. In Christ we
    • sense of it can be summed up by saying that in Christ we have a
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    • Christ, who gave the earth its meaning by working from within the
    • particularly necessary for an actual description of the Christ event,
    • nature.” Christian tradition expresses this in the words:
    • yet deeper understanding of the Christ Being and of the Christ
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    • Christ, who gave the earth its meaning by working from within the
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    • Christ, who gave the earth its meaning by working from within the
    • spirit-land one sees the whole being of Christ Jesus! So that, looking
    • remembrance, you have a memory of Christ Jesus and of all the events
    • described. It is only Christ Jesus that he may and should see at the
    • as a kind of central point, is the Christ Being, fulfilling the
    • from any of the world conceptions of existing Christian religions. I
    • and precisely into the matter, because up to the present, Christianity
    • Christianity who have a mortal dread of what is known as occultism,
    • point out to them that the Christian saints have always experienced
    • only be this memory of the Christ when a man has rightly understood
    • have this memory of the Christ in the very next world you enter, where
    • worlds, has become acquainted or not with this image of the Christ.
    • Christ in the higher worlds does indeed depend on how you relate
    • completely miss this image of the Christ. If, then, anyone when still
    • relationship to Christ, he might even become a great occultist and
    • of the Christ; he would not find Him there, nor be able to learn
    • conception of the Christ. That is the significant thing.
    • relation to Christ, and therefore ought not to be led beyond the
    • men do not know the way to Christ, and if they then enter higher
    • worlds, Christ is lost to them. This feeling among certain priestly
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    • Christ, who gave the earth its meaning by working from within the
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    • Christ, who gave the earth its meaning by working from within the
    • that he had never taken into account the Christ, nor the facts
    • without making Christ take part in it. In his old age it caused him
    • has been so written that Christ has been entirely omitted, that Christ
    • that such an Individuality as the Christ should have brought something
    • after Christ have had some special advantage over their
    • But the souls living after Christ's appearance on earth are the same
    • pre-Christian times, and therefore took no share in any way in what
    • its central point, by Him Whom we call the Cosmic Christ. In primeval
    • occurrence, will find the risen Christ. So much we were able to point
    • out. But this reappearing Christ will not sail the sea in ships, nor
    • the manner in which the risen Christ will be revealed seems feeble as
  • Title: Inner Nature of Man: Lecture 3: The Senses and the Luciferic Temptation
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    • flow into the Christ Being - IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • that now came into being was the Christ. Christ the child of the
    • Being had felt to be darkened. To accomplish this the Christ had to
    • new consciousness, if we could not let it flow into the Christ-Being.
    • our own being is received by the Christ Who comes to meet us with
    • life-giving power. Christ gives life to that which dies in us, which
    • death-content which streams into us we pour into the Christ-Being,
    • Christianity, and we also realise that what remains unborn in us, our
    • feeling and will, is received by the Christ-substance into Whom it
    • will sink after death. For within us dwells the Christ ever since He
    • passed through the Mystery of Golgotha. Into Christ we let sink the
    • into the spiritual sunlight of Christ we send our darkened thoughts,
    • sinks within the substance of Christ and so too does our unborn will.
    • Christ we die —
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    • Father - Monotheism. Christ cannot be found by any philosophy
    • free act and is not forced.' Christ the Son is not the result
    • of Christ the Father, but is a free and independent matter. In the
    • be done by a right realisation of Christ. We prove Him not by logic
    • but by Himself. God the Father we find in life and nature. Christ is
    • know oneself in the soul, outside the body - IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • Christian religion ‘God the Father’. Thus far do the
    • philosophers, such as Hegel and others, Christ is mentioned; it does
    • religion possesses the Christ and therefore they can speak of Him.
    • philosophy, but Christ cannot be found by any philosophy, by any
    • Christian religion in a very beautiful, symbolic and pictorial
    • manner; namely, that the relation of this other God, Christ, to the
    • Father and God the Son: this important fact, that the Christ is added
    • Christ is therefore not given to the world because the Father had to
    • Son, the Christ, through the same kind of truth by which the
    • philosophers arrive at God the Father. In order to arrive at Christ
    • effects that there is a Christ. Christ exists and can pass by human
    • Christ! An active up-rousing of the impulse for truth is required in
    • order to recognise Christ in that which was there as Christ. We can
    • recognise Christ merely through philosophy; this must be our own free
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    • Since Golgotha it is the permeation with the Christ Impulse that
    • gives the power to maintain the remembrance of the Ego. The Christ
    • Christ having entered into the earth aura, remains connected with
    • the physical body. This is the permeation with the Christ-substance,
    • far does the impulse proceeding from the power of Christ extend, that
    • into the physical world. There is the Christ-impulse which is present
    • live. When the Christ-impulse has brought us as far as to the
    • come upon us, when Christ has led us thus far, then in the Midnight
    • In Christ we have died; through
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    • Ego. It is due to Christ that we can keep this memory up to the
    • sufficient of this Christ Impulse. The surplus strengthens the
    • Mystery Plays. More people must see the etheric Christ. The Spirit
    • able to do this in our age depends upon the fact that Christ brought
    • from our earthly life. If the Christ-impulse had not entered the
    • die in Christ. For this the Christ-impulse is necessary. It preserves
    • Christ-impulse supplies us with more than barely sufficient force
    • the Spirit should not come to us, the Christ-impulse would be able to
    • with our memory, but the Christ-impulse would carry us over. This is
    • merely a bare amount of the Christ-impulse. Even at the present time,
    • not merely what is absolutely necessary regarding Christ, but that
    • the Christ-impulse should enter into his soul as a mightier impulse,
    • impulse of Christ, and we feel the force of the Spirit more strongly
    • than would be the case if the Christ-impulse were not there.
    • The surplus of the Christ-impulse
    • Christ-impulse it strengthens the impulse of the Holy Ghost, and
    • gain in this way through the Christ-impulse strengthening the impulse
    • they are filled with the Christ-impulse and the impulse of the
    • Christ-impulse, so that more and more Spirit shall enter into
    • namely, the etheric form of Christ. The power of the Spirit which
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    • universe. Christian Morgenstern, the poet, has crystalised in
    • Christian Morgenstern: We Found a Path. The Washing of
    • particularly to Christianity, we stand at a turning-point. Certainly
    • willingness to accept Christianity — but only as much of
    • Christianity as serves to remind us of our own social ideals. But
    • understood about Christianity, so far, is only a beginning. It
    • Christ was once present in the man Jesus and passed through the
    • Mystery of Golgotha. All that Christianity has been able to teach men
    • in nearly 2,000 years is the simple fact that the Christ descended to
    • Christ passed through the Mystery of Golgotha, but the real
    • Christ Jesus: “I am with you always, even unto the end of the
    • believe that the entire substance of Christianity is contained once
    • for all in the Gospels, but to recognise that the Christ is in truth
    • Spiritual Science is concerned not merely to talk about the Christ,
    • but to utter what the Christ wishes to say to men in our time,
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    • fellowship belongs in a sense to the Christ Impulse. That is the
    • essential thing — the Christ Impulse belongs not to single men
    • Christ Himself, it is a great mistake to suppose that the solitary
    • individual can establish a direct relation with Christ. The essential
    • thing is that Christ lived and died, and rose from the dead, for
    • Christ Event is immediately relevant (we shall return to this point)
    • and gifts, leads to the Christ Event.
    • first truth was conveyed by Christ Jesus when in the old phraseology
    • Christ-Knowledge for our time and the immediate future. That is what
    • we shall learn if we are willing, today, to listen to the Christ. He
    • always, even unto the end of the world.” This means: Christ did
    • absolutely true to say: The Christ died and rose again for the whole
    • knowledge of the Christ. And the reason for this is that the true
    • can we find our way again to the Christ Impulse?
    • show that the way is not always found. Before the Christ Impulse
    • people from whom Christ Jesus was born looked on themselves as the
    • Hebrew people Christ Jesus was to emerge. But with the enactment of
    • Jehovah should have come the recognition of Christ — the
    • quite contrary to the spirit of Christ Jesus, who lived and stood for
    • will suffice: to draw near once more to the Christ by the path of the
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    • made to hear what the Christ is saying for our present age, then it
    • inwardly” ... or, “The Christ used to be the concern of a
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    • Like nearly all medieval Christian mystics who had no actual Guru
    • within you. Let your whole self be filled with Christ! — Eckhart
    • made the saying of Paul a reality: ‘Not I, but Christ in
    • Christian mystics put in the place of an external Guru, an inner
    • leader: the Christ.
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    • consider Christianity, not Mohammedanism, the true faith in Europe.
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    • before the birth of Christ, we find the heliocentric system
    • anti-Christian. Anyone who looks into the Science of the Spirit
    • meaning of Christianity. For what has become of the Christ
    • super-sensible knowledge in order to understand Christianity in
    • attain an understanding of Christianity which can satisfy the
    • being opposed to Christianity —
    • Christianity — seem to me to
    • understanding of Christianity. Whenever I hear such
    • faint-hearted advocates of Christianity I am always
    • friend of mine who said in a speech about Galileo: Christianity
    • Christianity in a large way and say: its foundation is such
    • it will not belittle this Christianity, but will enhance
    • We therefore need a Christianity that takes hold of life,
    • practical Christianity that is intended in the threefold
    • the wonderful words of Christ: Heaven and earth will pass away,
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    • and show the Incarnation of Christ as the pivot of cosmic and human
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    • These lectures reveal the Christocentric nature of Steiner's teachings
    • and show the Incarnation of Christ as the pivot of cosmic and human
    • CHRIST AT THE TIME OF THE MYSTERY OF GOLGOTHA AND
    • CHRIST IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
    • name of Christ. Even in the New Testament you will find — and in my
    • books I have often referred to it — that in Jehovah the Christ
    • it is desired to make a comparison between Jehovah and Christ it is well
    • by the moon. In the same sense Christ and Jehovah are one and the
    • same. Christ is like the sunlight, Jehovah is like the reflected
    • Christ-light in so far as it could reveal itself to the earth under
    • When contemplating a Being as sublime as Jehovah-Christ we must seek
    • prejudices of Christians’; another will have nothing to do with
    • Christian era, we find that throughout this whole period revelation
    • actually took place, we can say that Christ-Jehovah is the Being who has
    • the successive epochs Christ-Jehovah always reveals Himself through
    • to be the mediator between Christ-Jehovah and humanity, widely
    • bears the name of Christ passed through the Mystery of Golgotha and
    • Golgotha without considering the fact that the Christ passed through
    • the one exception of Christ. But in order that a super-sensible Being such
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    • friends! You have come together this Christmas, some of you from
    • come from afar — our heartiest Christmas greetings. What I
    • Christmas, yet inwardly, I believe, they are so related. In all that
    • and, in a very real way, symbolizes the Christmas thought, the birth
    • with the character of a Christmas study.
    • papistical Christianity of the West against the impending danger of a
    • writes a treatise on how Christians and Jews, pagans and Moslems
    • universal God; how in Christians, Jews, Moslems and heathens there
    • medieval Christian theology sought as an ascent to the divine, to the
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    • mystic of the first Christian centuries, mysticism was something that
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    • finally, going back to the second and third millennia before Christ,
    • Christian centuries, described the following fluids in man: black
    • Christian centuries; hence Galen could speak of the four components
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    • self surrender to Christ. It was different, of course, before the
    • Christ. He overcomes his fears through the working of this into his
    • prevents it in the waking state. The leadership of Christ overcomes
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    • rebirth, especially the role of Christ after death as revealed to
    • THE RELATIONSHIP OF CHRIST WITH HUMANITY
    • one will also never know how the Christ spirit coming from spirit
    • lived as Christ only in those worlds, and who through this mystery and
    • The Christ came down to earthly existence from those worlds in which
    • Christ, man can find, since Golgotha, what he formerly found through a
    • life, had descended as the Christ upon the physical earth and taken
    • the early days of Christianity, spoke of the Christ-Being as one who
    • mankind of that time stressed particularly this aspect of the Christ
    • Christ a Being of the spiritual world before his descent to earth.
    • leads to an aspect of Christ's nature within the spiritual world.
    • Thus it was only possible for the Christian community to direct the
    • It is again possible to-day to have a direct knowledge of the Christ.
    • consciousness, and the Christ who lived in him, had become an object
    • consciousness. The sense of Christ was gradually lost; and so
    • only with the man Jesus, and which lacks a living sense of the Christ.
    • But a mere Jesus-Faith is really no longer Christianity.
    • In later times his union with the Christ was to give him in another
    • The Christ was so to permeate him, in the words of St. Paul, ‘Not
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    • THE EVENT OF DEATH AND ITS RELATIONSHIP WITH THE CHRIST
    • Christ-problem. Therefore that study will again lead us back to a
    • consideration of the mysteries of Christianity.
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    • rebirth, especially the role of Christ after death as revealed to
    • CHRIST-PROBLEM
    • At the time of the Mystery of Golgotha and during the first Christian
    • Christ and has consummated the Mystery of Golgotha. If therefore
    • Christ-guide through this result. After the Fourth Century this old
    • renewed Christian Religious knowledge should introduce once more from
    • inspiration into cosmological science Christ's deed for humanity even
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    • rebirth, especially the role of Christ after death as revealed to
    • The Initiation-science of Christianity finds something else. In the
    • contemplative and active sympathy with the earthly life of Christ and
    • activity of the Christ in human existence. It adds to a living
    • a religious knowledge which recognizes the Christ as the mediator of a
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    • known as Christian Rosenkreutz. It was he, Christian Rosenkreutz, who
    • be made for something else as well. He, Christian Rosenkreutz, spoke as
    • evolution, arguing about whether Buddha or Christ is the greater. But that
    • individuality who was Christian Rosenkreutz foresaw what demands of
    • differed from what it is today at the time when Christ was on the earth.
    • body, and speak for three years in a man, Christ Jesus. This was known
    • Christ, the living Christ, who revealed Himself as the same Being who
    • previously have been possible. Earlier than two thousand years ago Christ
    • lived on earth as a man in the body of Jesus of Nazareth. Hence Christ
    • indicated that it was not possible for the Christ Being always to reveal
    • Himself as He did, for example, in the case of Paul. The Christ Being had
    • realize that Christ has not always been the same and in His distinctive
    • part of Rosicrucian esotericism to show how a being such as Christ has
    • such as Jesus of Nazareth, in whose body Christ lived as soul for three
    • brain into which it subsequently passes, so, too, had Christ previously
    • souls had, however, worked at the earth in such a way that the Christ
    • Christ? The Christ Himself had done this! To begin with He had worked
    • Christ could reveal Himself supersensibly that He became the planetary
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    • Archangels or Fire Spirits — Archangeloi in Christian esotericism.
    • called Angeloi in Christian esotericism and in India, Lunar Pitris.
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    • the entry of the ego, the Christ principle, was first achieved.
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture VIII: Stages in the Evolution of our Earth. Lemurian, Atlantean, Post-Atlantean Epochs.
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    • or like the first Christians in ancient Rome who gathered together in
    • the event of Golgotha and the appearance of Christ Jesus on the earth.
  • Title: Lecture: Rosicrucian Esotericism: Lecture IX: Man's Experience after Death
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    • lived on the earth as Christ. To his pupils Zarathustra proclaimed,
    • Christ says, “How
    • Herewith Christ confirms that the Old Testament had proclaimed in advance,
    • only under different names, the same God whom He, Christ also proclaims.
    • earthly events: the Christ passed into the earth's aura as the Spirit
    • on Golgotha, at that moment the ego of Christ united with the earth. But
    • begin to change for souls after death. This was the meaning of Christ's
    • what could be seen there later on, when Christ Jesus had passed through
    • of Damascus that in the earth's aura he beheld the Christ spirit,
    • the living Christ, who could not previously have been seen there. He
    • body. Those who follow the course of Christianity know that the personality
    • that through that clairvoyant experience humanity was led to Christ.
    • Since then Christ has been the Spirit of the earth, the planetary Spirit.
    • The earth is the body of Christ; His habitation is within the earth.
    • in an adverse sense or as a pointer to Judas who betrayed Christ. Rather,
    • the reference is to the Christ-Jehovah Divinity and His relation to
    • compares the effect of the art of the Greeks and post-Christian art upon
    • contemplating works of art of the post-Christian era or, for example,
    • New Testaments that have to do with Christ-Jehovah or Raphael's
    • the Redeemer's wounds. When Christ was no longer living in the physical
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    • cultural-epochs up to the Greco-Latin when Christ Jesus appeared on
    • is based upon the life of feeling; it is the fundamentally Christian
    • today that process is no longer necessary. The Christian and the
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    • When we see the Christmas trees in the streets today, we might think
    • that the custom of decorating a tree at Christmas is an ancient one.
    • Christmas trees, which are to be found in almost every home today,
    • nineteenth century. Trees first appeared as symbols of the Christmas
    • older than Christianity. Indeed, it was celebrated in all historical
    • In Christianity the Christmas festival has been taken as a symbol for
    • the birth of the Christian Redeemer only since the fourth century A.D.
    • In the first Christian centuries, December 25th was by no means
    • celebrated as the birthday of the Representative of Christianity. This
    • Christian festival.
    • Now the conclusion could be drawn from this that the Christian Church,
    • the Christmas festival, one must recognize the ancient wisdom hidden
    • in it. Festivals such as Christmas, Easter and Whitsuntide are nothing
    • Christmas festival has been celebrated since the beginning of history.
    • Greco-Roman period when Christianity appeared, and still further back
    • To really understand Christmas one must look back to that turning
    • The fourth post-Atlantean period, in which Christianity arose, began
    • We can understand the deeper meaning of the Christmas festival only if
    • everything withdraws into the earth. When Christmas arrives, a turning
    • reawakens. So the birth of the light at Christmas time has been
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  • Title: Signs and Symbols: Lecture 2: The Christmas Festival as a Symbol of the Sun Victory
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    • everywhere for Christmas. Clear ideas about this festival are scarce,
    • made for Christmas that are published in our newspapers convince us of
    • understanding of Christmas than the material being published today.
    • connect it with a Christmas festival imbued with a
    • expressed in the Christmas festival.
    • The festival held at Christmas time is not only a Christian event. It
    • same time of year that Christianity recognizes the birth of Christ.
    • winter deepens as we move toward Christmas, nevertheless, a victory
    • will continue until the day we celebrate as Christmas, a day that was
    • fundamental concept of the Christmas festival as a cosmic festival, a
    • place in nature at Christmas time that was considered a monument, a
    • also expressed in the Christian view when it says there shall be glory
    • when mankind is to be rejuvenated by a newly deepened Christianity.
    • the ancients. Sun myths connected with Buddha and even with Christ
    • ancient religions, from Christianity, and from the anthroposophical
    • Christianity and of anthroposophy will have been fulfilled. Then it
    • but as living sensation, yields the anthroposophical Christmas mood.
    • If, during the time of Christmas, we feel and experience the orbit of
    • In all religions this Christmas festival has been a festival of
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    • Signs and Symbols of the Christmas Festival
    • The Christmas festival, which we are about to celebrate, gains new
    • Christmas festival is a sun festival, and as such we shall become
    • Christmas Mystery. These words have been heard by the pupils of the
    • Many people who today merely know the Christmas tree with its candles
    • believe that to have a tree symbolizing Christmas is a traditional
    • the contrary, the custom of decorating a tree at Christmas is most
    • decorating a Christmas tree is a recent phenomenon, but the
    • celebration of Christmas is old. The festival at Christmas time was
    • The celebration of Christmas is the festival of the Sacred Night,
    • being they gave birth to the Christ."
    • incarnations. The moment will arrive for everyone when the Christ will
    • reached its lowest point at Christmas time, because those who are
    • hear today of what took place in the lesser Mysteries on Christmas
    • experience this Mystery. In our language the Word would be Christos.
    • they had experienced the rising of the Sun, of the Christos, they were
    • coming Christ, of the Spiritual Light, whose festival day falls in the
    • When Christianity arose in the course of evolution, it bore this ideal
    • within it in the highest sense. Man felt that within Christianity the
    • Christos was to appear as the great Ideal of all men, that He had been
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  • Title: Lecture 5: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
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    • above individual man. Christianity endeavored in the succession of
  • Title: Lecture 9: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
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    • arise. More details are to be found in my Christiania lectures as to
    • civilisation designate by the word “Christ,” is that which
    • Christ. He was the portal through which occult vision could be
    • with the Christ.
    • which the spirit of Buddha was never mistaken for the Christ-Spirit
    • Christ. In the solar system we cannot, in the ordinary sense, speak of
    • speak of the Christ, who passes through the spheres of the different
    • climax, we must distinguish this Christ-Spirit from the spirits of the
    • occultists has already been accomplished. Did the Christ-Impulse arise
    • in the West? Has any western nation brought forth the Christ-Impulse
    • from its own people, its own races? No; the Christ-Impulse, as an
    • Christ-Impulse, in relation to its external presentation, was foreign
    • direct Inspirer, when it exchanged that Inspirer for the Christ-Spirit
    • claimed for the Christ, but only that to which Theosophy also lays
    • be said that this representation of the Christ-Impulse arises from any
    • relation of the Buddha to Christ is recognized in occult spheres; just
    • called it Christ. In how far the one differs from the other can
  • Title: Lecture 10: Spiritual Beings in the Heavenly Bodies and in the Kingdoms of Nature
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    • Zarathustra, Osiris by the ancient Egyptians, or as the Christ, as He
    • the esoteric comprehension of Jehovah. He is Christ reflected by the
    • moon-principle and because reflected in time, Christ announced
    • Moses spoke of Christ. Actually, he spoke of Jehovah, but it is
    • Christ, prophetically announced. This passage, in which Jehovah is
    • mentioned is referred to because the bearer of the Christ wishes to
    • point out that in antiquity Jehovah is but Christ foretold.
    • Christ just as in that of the physical we speak of the Sun; that in
    • not correct because she shows a certain antipathy towards Christ and
    • former times. “Christ is the true Lucifer,” “Christus
    • Christus verus Luciferus” — I think, in spite of the
  • Title: Lecture: The Ten Commandments
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    • the temple that was erected as a kind of anteroom of Christianity.
    • race. This was to change only with the advent of Christianity. But
    • what was to occur on earth through Christ was foretold in the Old
    • spirit of this nation out of which Christianity was created. Thus, if
    • understood them in early Christian times spoke of the Laws of Moses in
    • future. In this way the Christ took the place, for those who truly
    • understood Christianity, of the impulses that served as a preparation
  • Title: Lecture: The Sermon on the Mount
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    • 1910. It is included in Das Ereignis der Christus-Erscheinung in der
    • 1910. It is included in Das Ereignis der Christus-Erscheinung in der
    • Christ event approached was, “Change the disposition of your souls,
    • as the Christ.
    • Jesus Christ, but the most significant sign was given in advance
    • the descended Christ. The times have been fulfilled.”
    • Christ Jesus Himself expressed, in the most penetrating thoughts, the
    • Christ saw the multitudes of people, He withdrew from them and
    • forces. But now — so said Christ Jesus to His disciples — a man can
    • and Christ impulse, and can unite himself as an ego with this impulse.
    • body, which was thus formed in a special way. Christ Jesus therefore
    • egos, through the in-dwelling Christ, to purify the astral body on
    • will become permeated with the Christ. In his heart he will thirst for
    • heart, as expression of the purified ego. Christ said, therefore,
    • him with its warmth. Only through the deed of Christ is it brought
    • down to earth as the power of love and harmony. Therefore, Christ
    • Christ Himself, in the sentence that reads, “Christ's intimate
    • able with his purified physical forces to receive the Christ impulse
    • directly into himself. So it came to pass that the God-man Christ
    • Christ will not incarnate again in a physical body as he did in Jesus;
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  • Title: Three Paths: Lecture I: The Path through the Gospels and The Path of Inner Experience
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    • Erfahrungen des Uebersinnlichen. Die wege der Seele zu Christus.
    • Christ question is such that, for two thousand years now, not only has
    • impossible had not the Christ impulse taken hold of a large part of
    • interest the Christ question must offer if we approach it with
    • souls with the name of Christ, and ever more do they come to the
    • (which will steadily increase with regard to Christ) are to be
    • enlightenment about Christ, we find on the other side, among numerous
    • relation to Christ, will be needed by those men who follow after our
    • enlightenment. Thus in speaking of Christ today we speak of something
    • the soul, in accordance with human evolution, can attain to Christ. If
    • the path through the so-called Christian documents, through the
    • which the human soul may seek the Christ is that which can be called
    • are three paths to Christ: First, the path through the Gospels;
    • relation to this Christ, because it is maintained today that external
    • woman at the well, or of Christ imparting the Sermon on the Mount to
    • human evolution in connection with the Christ-impulse, and then we
    • But when we speak of the inner way to Christ, we encounter more and
    • shall try to speak of the inner Christ-experience in such a way
    • inner experience of the Christ. Then the soul can
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    • The Three Paths of the Soul to Christ
    • Erfahrungen des Uebersinnlichen. Die wege der Seele zu Christus.
    • inner experience, has lived through the personal Christ-experience
    • today we start by considering the third path to Christ, the path of
    • experience, we have the two paths to Christ which are accessible to
    • Christianity, leading back to Jesus of Nazareth. The religions having
    • that an Occidental has grown up within Christianity. He will perhaps
    • have learned to know Christianity through having taken into himself
    • to what is called the path to Christ Jesus through inner experience;
    • perhaps in his inner experience he has already experienced the Christ.
    • knowledge of Christianity or out of the principle of initiation, he
    • period named Christ. But that is not the point: The point is to
    • recognize in Christ that which lived as an impulse for three years in
    • Christ-impulse is a once-appearing impulse for the earth and is not
    • thus once present as Christ and can never return in any man,
    • This is a Christian avowal.
    • must pay attention to and respect this Christian avowal just as the
    • Christian must respect his. The Buddhist who has risen to theosophy
    • and takes it seriously will say: “Just as you as a Christian
    • Buddhist acknowledge that what you call Christ cannot return in a
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    • a new time and up to what point the development of Christianity
    • the empowering and the presentation of Christianity became
    • Christianity revealed itself in two gestures. This is the proof
    • of how Christianity could be expressed through the soul at this
    • Savonarola's way — is how Christianity could be lived
    • life in Christianity could be experienced. If one still had
    • world. One could compare Christianity with events happening in
    • is a Christendom. Its actual form is in fact unknown to people.
    • a new form which would reveal the true Christian spirit.
    • flooding Christian life, the entire declaration of belief of
    • monk painted a Christianity which hardly exists in the physical
    • conscience of Christianity.
    • entrance into Christianity? He is a historical figure. This was
    • church where Savonarola instilled his Christianity, something
    • of Christianity. This test proves it, not even such a figure as
    • Savonarola could be produced again in Christianity. The
    • Christianity to be exhausted. Such an instrument can only be
    • to re-discover Christianity, but with the means of
  • Title: Lecture: Waking of the Human Soul and the Forming of Destiny: Lecture I
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    • The Need for Understanding The Christ
    • spiritual Beings and the presence of Christ among us now and in
    • The Need for Understanding The Christ
    • thinking occurred in the fourth Christian century. I mean that in the
    • fourth Post-Christian century there began the first trace becoming
    • their appearance for the first time in the fourth Christian century.
    • fourth Post-Christian century occurred the beginning of an
    • than that the Mystery of Golgotha, the appearance of Christ upon the
    • When Christ appeared upon the earth he was received by a certain
    • during the fourth Post-Christian century.
    • them of the Christ, their answer was that Jesus Christ had been at
    • very early times; there they went away from the Christ in order to
    • mysteries of the Christ — indeed, mention was constantly made of
    • the Christ in the ancient mysteries, although He was not called by the
    • name “Christ” — then thought had to be directed to the
    • to know something of the Christ, you must not hold fast to your
    • humanity before the Mystery of Golgotha was the Christ. Thus one may
    • also make the following statement: when in the pre-Christian time
    • in the pre-earthly existence and became aware of the Christ; that,
    • side, but the Christ was concealed from him: only through mystery
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    • gradual process. In the first centuries of Christendom we find that
    • have become of the earth without the Christ Event. — Suppose
    • there had been no Christ Event. The earth as it lives in man's
    • life of soul and spirit would gradually have withered. The Christ
    • gone, in order that the Christ Event could at least be experienced
    • would have been like if the Christ Event at the beginning of our era
    • The Christ Event came during the first third of the fourth
    • first third of which there fell the Christ Event, the old era came to
    • In this epoch, as regards the Christ Event, as regards the deeper,
    • understand the Christ Event. Try to get from contemporary theology an
    • intelligible conception of the Christ Event. Those who argue the
    • Christ away from Jesus pass as the greatest theologians today. Quite
    • What must be sought for is a new experience of Christ. We are
    • standing inevitably before a new experience of the Christ Event. In
  • Title: Lecture: Younger Generation: Lecture V
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    • still less! For in the second or third century before Christ, to
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    • the fourth post-Christian century. A date indicating some important
    • previous incarnation had taken place during the first three Christian
    • [or] ninth post-Christian centuries, at least those who were teachers
    • before the fourth post-Christian century, there lived the feeling:
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    • earth-catastrophe, to the seventh or eighth millennium before Christ,
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    • understand in a new and living way the words of Christ: “My
    • into a living content of this world. The Christ Himself came down to
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture I: The Power and Mission of Michael
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    • the balance, and the state of equilibrium which represents the Christ
    • was then established that the Christian does not have to believe in
    • the protection of any power, be it ever so Christian in appearance.
    • You must realize that the Christ impulse can only be comprehended if
    • people in regard to the true Christ impulse? One must divert their
    • other Christ does not mean that it is the Christ. If one wishes to
    • prevent another human being from acquiring a true concept of Christ,
    • wishes to point to the Christ impulse in its true meaning, it is
    • Christ at all but originate from the delusion that everything that is
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture II: The Michael revelation.
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    • of spirit, a true concept of Christ, as long as he imagines that the
    • Divine and a pure concept of the Christ impulse in human and world
    • Thus we must say: The human beings of the pre-Christian age directed
    • regard to man's knowledge in pre-Christian times.
    • Death on Golgotha the Being Whom we call the Christ has united Himself
    • existence. Through the fact that the Christ Being has lived in a human
    • Christ Being passed through the death of Jesus of Nazareth and united
    • united itself with the earth through the Christ impulse and which must
    • the spiritual. Only the Christ impulse can help us with this, the
    • Christ impulse in the interpretation of the Michael impulse. Then to
    • interpreted according to the words of the Christ Jesus — I have
    • you seek the way to Me. Through the continuous Christ revelation you
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture III. Michaelic Thinking.
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    • Christ impulse. But the Christ impulse is something
    • gain any relation to the Christ impulse other than a personal one.
    • the Christ. This is an entirely personal matter. But through the fact
    • that the Christ has passed through the Mystery of Golgotha and has
    • from one another, make the Christ impulse their personal affair: the
    • Christ impulse, through its very nature, will become the same for
    • through the Christ impulse itself the relationship of every human
    • being to the Christ forms itself in such a way — if it forms
    • Christ impulse. The Christ impulse may be the same for all mankind and
    • Now, what was the situation into which the Christ impulse entered? We
    • lead man to his goal. Through the Christ principle Lucifer must be
    • We say that through the Mystery of Golgotha the Christ impulse has
    • the faculty of perceiving the Christ impulse in our midst, everywhere,
    • If we look back into pre-Christian times we shall find that God's
    • of God Who came down to the earth, the Christ, was at the same time
    • Christ-Impulse in the true sense of the word. But we must go to meet
    • is impossible to prove historically the existence of the Christ Jesus
    • ourselves recognize as super-sensible, the Christ impulse.
    • continuation in the Christ Path.
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    • such great importance precisely for the Christian evolution of the
    • Christian theologians who acquired this Greek thinking in order to
    • of our human nature? The Christ impulse, that which passed over
    • lies between the two. That man permeates himself with the Christ
    • by permeating ourselves more and more with the Christ impulse which
    • From this you will see that we may say: In the pre-Christian four and
    • the Divine but may have no possibility to sense the Christ. In this
    • agree with Christian precepts, they believe in the freedom of the
    • speak of Christ, of freedom, and so forth. In reality, my dear
    • many Christians are Turks. They call themselves “Christians”
    • the Christ.
    • Wesen des Christentums.
    • (Essence of Christianity.) Please, make the
    • following test: scratch out in this book the name of Christ wherever
    • states should refer to the Christ. What he states refers to the
    • no need at all that he should refer to the Christ with what he states.
    • for connecting them with the Christ. We must acquire the possibility
    • of conceiving of the Christ in such a way that we do not identify Him
    • the concept of the Christ. To be unable to find the Christ in life is
    • Christ. It is a matter of clear differentiation, in the sphere of the
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  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture V: The Michael Deed and the Michael Influence as Counter-pole of the Ahrimanic Influence
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    • simplest, most primitive, of the ninth and tenth post-Christian
    • post-Christian century up to the sixteenth post-Christian century. We
    • see how Christianity bears the character of which I spoke yesterday
    • that henceforth the orthodox Christian was to think of man as
    • for human beings prior to the fourth post-Christian century to speak
    • that has not become Christ-permeated. This they can reach: this they
    • thorough grasp of the necessity of the Christ impulse. One must
    • recognize where the Christ impulse is lacking. Yesterday we showed
    • that in the middle stratum of consciousness the Christ impulse takes
    • himself with the Christ, then these Ahrimanic powers cannot penetrate
    • the human soul of the Christ impulse in its present form.
    • real triad Christ-Lucifer-Ahriman, or do not wish to know anything
  • Title: Lecture: Mission of Michael: Lecture VI: The Ancient Yoga Culture and the New Yoga Will.
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    • eighth millennium before the Christian era, we shall find a soul mood
    • fourth age begins in the eighth pre-Christian century. At that time
    • the Christ Event, breaks in upon the evolution of the earth, yet
    • Christ relationship to outer nature. This Christ relationship to outer
    • pre-Christian millennium to think of the air as ensouled —
    • made possible through the fact that the Christ has united Himself with
    • more ancient than Christianity for the Holy Mass is a ritual of the
    • ancient Mystery culture, transformed in the Christian sense. And
  • Title: Lecture: Signs of the Times: Michaels Battle and Its Reflection On Earth -- II
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    • were, the great procedure of the Christ Jesus Himself, to take his
    • interesting publications concerning the Christ Jesus. Very interesting
    • one: The picture which the Gospels sketch of the Christ Jesus is a
    • pathological one. We can only conceive of the Christ Jesus as a person
    • Christ Jesus. It cannot be done. One is dishonest if one does not
    • or take the standpoint that the Christ Jesus was a mental case. —
    • epileptic in the Christ Jesus, and even the acknowledgment of the
    • Christ Jesus. Anyone who is at all capable of raising these things
    • present time, would paint “Christ, seen from the point of view of
  • Title: Psychoanalysis: Lecture III: Reflections in the Mirror of Consciousness, Superconsciousness and Subconsciousness
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    • attention upon the realm where Christ may be found, in
    • everything Christian or Hebrew, and a preference for all other
    • Christ in an entirely false way. That was quite natural. It
    • objective world.” That is the temptation that even Christ
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    • called a sort of spiritual return of Christ, and that there
    • Christ from the astral plane into our world in an etheric form.
    • Christ. Perhaps such people might not have accurate
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    • that that Being Whom we call Christ Jesus could incarnate in the
    • e.g., for the greater significance of, let us say, the Christ,
    • inclines to the Christ through one's Occidental education or one's
    • the Christ related to the Orient?” when from a personal
    • standpoint the Christian is as indifferent to one as the Oriental. As
    • “I,” the Christ Jesus, is characterised by the saying: When
    • has attained the Christ nature in himself. That is the meaning of a
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    • — of Christ Jesus. The attitude to the Gospels in the first
    • Christian centuries, and for a long time through the middle ages, was
    • those people, who endeavoured to grasp the gigantic Christ Event in
    • reverence, unthinkable today, for the great Christ Event through the
    • That which we call the Christ Event is a mighty happening in the
    • Christianity as a main stream.
    • Christianity.
    • teachings have flowed into Christianity. You are not shown what
    • within Christianity, as well as Buddhism, and the old Hebrew stream.
    • Christianity.
    • able to stream into Christianity in a new form, but other spiritual
    • to Christianity. A suitable physical body had to be created out of it
    • as we have seen the mission of Zarathustra within Christianity, so we
    • blood, and what flows through the blood, to Christ Jesus. That is the
    • into Christianity.
    • stream flowed into Christianity, in order to flow on farther into it.
    • contribution in order to stream further into Christianity at a
    • spirit of the origin of Christianity, to show how our knowledge of the
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    • Nazareth is replaced by the Christ.
    • Christ-Principle should incarnate for three years.
    • into the highest summits of the anthroposophical, Christian method of
    • method of expression among men at the time when Christ Jesus walked on
    • this Ego, the Christ-Impulse had to be the most intense impulse. If,
    • now, the Christ is taken up into the Ego so that the phrase of Paul is
    • true, “Not I, but the Christ in me,” then the Ego has the
    • astral body. And the more one approached the Christ Event, that stage
    • world. That was the age when the Christ drew near.
    • case with the Christ-Impulse. But a transition had to exist. Things
    • was kindled through the Christ-Impulse. Things could not take this
    • earth-man the Christ lived in order to inspire the Ego — so for
    • really should become through the reception of the Christ-Impulse
    • Christ, which is an ancient symbol. For just as in John through quite
    • Mark. Yet such things can only be indicated in image form. Christ
    • time of Christ should have well understood when one pointed to John
    • expression was applied to Christ Jesus Himself. How must one have
    • spoken of Christ Jesus if one understood such things? No man at that
    • the earth, this wandering body in flesh, the Christ Jesus; but
    • expression was so used, that Christ Jesus was in his home in the
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    • Augustine, who lived from the year 354 to 430 of our Christian
    • correctly), by uniting certain old pre-Christian basic concepts
    • moment of the pre-Christian era. You must bear in mind that the
    • in their beginning. In that pre-Christian age one could still
    • yet ripe to receive them. In that pre-Christian epoch there was
    • man with his entire being is inserted. In that pre-Christian
    • of main as the conclusion of the pre-Christian
    • the vision of the Corpse of Christ on the Cross is not
    • away from the corpse; and then comes the Christ-symbol, the
    • the Earth. In those pre-Christian ages one did not turn in the
    • those pre-Christian conceptions depended on the fact that the
    • honoured in those pre-Christian Mysteries, the Sun-life was
    • else, not so important in that pre-Christian age, but very
    • specially important in our post-Christian age: and that is,
    • was not so important in the pre-Christian ages, because it was
    • remained as an inheritance of the Moon. For our post-Christian
    • Christ, Who passed through the Body of Jesus of Nazareth,
    • Christian Initiates on the contrary said to their disciples:
    • Golgotha, and, whereas in pre-Christian ages the most important
    • substantiate Christianity, so an the other hand in Saint-Simon
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    • the humanity of post-Christian times, after the Mystery of
    • of the pre-Christian era to suppose that his soul was produced
    • pre-Christian times man really had a living consciousness of
    • took place in the development of man in pre-Christian times; he
    • consciousness. The reality, the effective working of Christ
    • to him that he is deceived; and through the “Christus in
    • mir,” “Christ in me,” man should be brought
    • “Nicht ich, aber das Christus in mich,” “Not
    • I, Christ in me.”
    • Third Hierarchy. Thus in the first Christian Centuries it was
    • place of the individual Gods, — the Christians called
    • concept of Truth simply did not exist in the First Christian
    • Nationalism, as was possible in the pre-Christian age; because
    • in the pre-Christian age it was not only a human view —
    • the pre-Christian Age, and modern humanity must rise above them
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    • The Manu of the fifth root-race. In the English version of An Outline of Occult Science, this Being is called ‘the leader of the Christ-initiates’ or ‘the leader of the Christ-oracle’. (p. 177 in the 1949 edition).
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    • again. The Virgin Mary too, in the Christian religion, is the striving
    • Manu. Described in An Outline of Occult Science as “the Christ-initiate” or “the leader of the Christ-oracle”.
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    • Christianity and was to carry it over into the sixth. Christianity
    • Christian era. But before this, for some centuries before Christianity
    • Foundation of Christianity. Sieg renounced his body and placed it at
    • foundation of Christianity. Sieg had to lead this northern culture to
    • replaced by the rising Christianity. What I am now saying is a
    • Christianised fifth sub-race. He in whom all that lives is the
    • that are always shown by the initiates of pre-Christian times; they
    • invulnerable by something that has preceded Christianity, has preceded
    • made the heroes invulnerable in the times preceding Christianity. But
    • Christianity. Nibelung treasure represents earthly property. It is
    • is the immediate predecessor of Christianity. Hagen belongs to an
    • Christianity. To this spot the Christian initiate will have to come
    • Christianity, because the place where the Cross has to rest is still
    • spot which Christianity will later render invulnerable. There
    • What are these northern races, the forerunners of Christianity,
    • from the East. Christianity knew that this influence could do it no
    • Christianity. It is Christianity that is to supplant the northern
    • Christianity. Those who have paved the way for it go to meet their
    • gone over to Christianity. They are Christian heroes. Christianity
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  • Title: Lecture: Greek and Germanic Mythology: Lecture IV - The Trojan War
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    • picture of the fish, which tradition tells us signifies the Christian
    • or the Christ. If someone were to reflect on these symbols, he could,
    • The Christos is the
    • esoteric Christianity conceived of the fish form, because it
    • Christ. To be sure, the fish is outwardly an incomplete being but it
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    • Persia, Chaldea, Egypt, and in the Christian Mysteries, all the
    • with the appearance of the Christ upon earth. It then became so deep,
    • Christianity, the primeval world wisdom has penetrated but slowly and
    • are there, they are to be found in the Gospels and in other Christian
    • Christianity had been created? Through the Gospels it was least of
    • Christian revelation have been preserved, treasures no other than
    • Europe since the Christian rejuvenation. For the stanzas of Dzyan do
    • humanity through the Christ Impulse. When one speaks of Western
    • the fountain-head of the Christ Impulse. All the great treasures of
    • with the new capabilities which have been kindled in us by the Christ
    • the times after Christ, really understood the Christ Impulse; for all
    • their full importance; something has been created by the Christ
    • Christ would answer that through birth we enter into a life shared
    • with the Christ, and through the Christ's share in it the pain
    • through the healing power of the Christ Impulse, and there is no more
    • pain in illness for one who understands Christ, and death also has no
    • more pain for him who understands Christ. Yet someone might reply to
    • Christianity, the old truths of Buddhism would not be true any more.’
    • of this, the Christ Impulse is such a powerful and important saving
    • beyond and above it through that great Impulse. Why could the Christ
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    • on, who learns to know the significance of Christmas and to know also
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    • Christianity as Mystical Fact
    • immediately above man, are called Angels in Christian esotericism,
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    • Christian Esotericism calls them Thrones, Cherubim, Seraphim. They
    • Himself, who, as is beautifully expressed in Christian Western
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    • The conclusion to be drawn is approximately the same. We know Christ
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    • completely to themselves. In the Christ there appeared a Being of a
    • manner in which Christianity was propagated, you will find a living
    • proof that the Christ during His life did nothing of what was done
    • later for the propagation of Christianity. Look at the founders of
    • Christ! Does He, fundamentally speaking, work through His teaching?
    • not understand the Christ. The Christ did not in the first place act
    • greatest deed of the Christ was that which ended with death, was His
    • Death. This is the essential point, that the Christ acted
    • the Christ and the other great founders of religions. This difference
    • the teachings of Christianity, all that is preached as Christianity,
    • denied. You can say: ‘All the essential part of Christian
    • teaching is included in other teachings.’ But has Christianity
    • Christianity, did he rely on its teaching? Look at the Apostle Paul!
    • Gospels? He persecuted the followers of Christ Jesus. He persecuted
    • that Christ lived. It was the effect of that death, the result of
    • teachings are the same as in Christianity, but the essential thing in
    • Christianity is not the teaching, but what happened, the deed. And
    • sufficient that the Christ should be present in the man's
    • voluntarily, to receive the Christ. This it is with which we are
    • when it unites with the Christ, receives into itself a reality, a
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    • comprehension of the Christ principle. If we have come to know the
    • reality of the Christ principle, we understand that this Christ
    • however, we understand the Christ principle in this way, and know it
    • transitory existence we grasp the Christ principle, there will mature
    • faltering, though we believe that the Christ-force is working in the
    • the Christ principle, the Christ.
    • which Christ Jesus took the holy Supper with His disciples; the same
    • vessel received the Christ's blood when it flowed on the Cross, and
    • those who wish to come to a true understanding of the Christ
    • means of the Christ principle, it had to ripen by the aid of the
    • Then we understand the cross of the Christ in the star of Lucifer. It
    • revere as the wisdom of pre-Christian times. To this we must indeed
    • pre-Christian wisdom, of the light of the East, must be lost to us.
    • the whole of the deep, inner meaning of the Christ; but side by side
    • with Phosphoros we see Christophoros, the Christ-bearer, and we try
    • luminous spiritual life, and the Christ will guide us to the inner
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    • knowledge of the Christ impulse and all that the course of the
    • centuries has gradually evolved from this Christ impulse in the form
    • of the Christ upon the wisdom of pre-Christian times.
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    • the Christ, a being previously united to the Sun, descended from the
    • to the earth. The Christ being entered into the body of Jesus of
    • fallen a prey to death if the Christ event had not come to pass.
    • yet it was the Christ's descent from the sun which gave this inner
    • a spiritual seer looks back to the time preceding the Christ event, a
    • seer: the Christ died on the cross, and thereupon the earth, which
    • the Christ principle into the earth had something in common with the
    • that they all lead up to the Christ event. Just as men of today look
    • back to the Christ as a being Who at a certain point of time entered
    • into human evolution, so pre-Christian initiates all pointed to the
    • coming of the Christ as fore-shown by events. Nothing could have been
    • a surer herald of the Christ than the mighty phenomenon, visible
    • life by the Christ principle. And inasmuch as those ancient sages
    • pointed to the most important prophecy of the Christ event, they were
    • saying: the Christ will come because that which points to Him is in
    • is to take place in the future. Indications of the Christ event were
    • cross of the world's body, waiting to receive the life of the Christ
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    • importance of the Christ impulse in human evolution has already been
    • thousands of years before the coming of the Christ, full wisdom could
    • anything could be withheld from pre-Christian men? They seem to
    • the old; for if it were otherwise, men living in post-Christian days
    • pre-Christian times. Now it is understandable that such things should
    • Because the men who incarnate during the post-Christian epoch are
    • could not possibly learn before the appearance of Christ on earth
    • found in the soul world at a time when the Christ was not yet
    • perceptible to Earth evolution, although the Christ light shone upon
    • first the Christ light did not ray back from him. Since the point of
    • evolution of the earth, but has reflected the light of Christ, just
    • cannot actually recognise Christ, was proclaimed by Moses to his
    • people. Moses gave the name of Jahve or Jehovah to this Christ light
    • aspect of this matter. The Christ is heralded, and Jahve or Jehovah
    • is the name of the Christ light rayed back by an ancient deity. It is
    • a prophetic heralding of Christ. Indra himself passed to a higher
    • stage of evolution through this contact with the Christ light. He did
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    • The Children of Lucifer and the Brothers of Christ
    • Lucifer’ and the ‘Brothers of Christ’ can only be
    • future of the Christian impulse depends upon the development of
    • that Dr. Steiner has ever identified Christ with Zarathustra. This he
    • has never done, any more than he has declared Christ to be the same
    • Lucifer had entered into humanity in the southern peoples, and Christ
    • Christ who was drawn from outside as an objective Being into the
    • tells us that the sacrificial blood of the Christ flowing from the
    • the incarnation of Christ had been made in a very definite way by
    • within the union of the two streams, the mighty Christ Being, guiding
    • the Christ with Lucifer. A careful study of Dr. Steiner's lectures
    • will show there is no reason for the inference.] Christ
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    • actually to incarnate within it. The incarnation of the Christ, the
    • perfect form, in its Christ form. Zarathustra was reborn as Jesus,
    • may now ask: What is the relation of Apollo to the Christ? When a
    • later was revealed as the Christ, but he could only conceive of it in
    • garment of the Christ, resembling in its form the being within it.
    • as Apollo before the Christ could become visible and intelligible to
    • the intuition of men. Apollo is an intimation of the Christ, but not
    • the Christ Himself.
    • what is the most essentially characteristic quality of the Christ so
    • higher power than Apollo possessed, namely, the Christ power. And in
    • the Christ all the qualities of the other beings out in the universe
    • ability was possessed by the Christ alone. Thus one being, and one
    • living as man among other men. This is the great and mighty Christ
    • and beyond the physical world, the Christ is to be found within the
    • found in the external universe: the Christ is He who was born within
    • the Christ event it — had been necessary to descend to the
    • inner god was sought; the Christ is a God Who may be found without as
    • unity, became a living life through the Christ event. Formerly men
    • divinity to be found on the inward path were one. After the Christ
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    • shown that the mystical Christ-experience — such an experience as a
    • experiences with what we have called the Christ substance — was
    • historical descent into incarnation of the Christ was a necessary in
    • preparation for the presence of the mystical Christ in the soul. It
    • is not correct to say that in pre-Christian times the mystical Christ
    • experiences are only possible in the Christian epoch; such
    • beings and the Christ can only be comprehensible if we assume that a
    • last thousand years before the appearance of Christ and during the
    • beings, and that the Christ-Being Who was formerly a cosmic being
    • very time when Christ appeared, could perceive nothing of them unless
    • had to come to pass before those who surrounded the Christ could say
    • cognition.’ Understanding of Christ therefore had gradually to
    • been his without the coming of Christ; he would then have experienced
    • Christ event. All association with the Christ principle and the
    • experiences we may have in connection with the appearance of Christ,
    • Therefore the Christ event had to take place; to permeate the human
    • physical experiences of the Christ, will take up these forces, in
    • experiences of Christ through the reversal of the principles has its
    • this alone would not suffice. By passing through the Christ
    • the Christ, and by letting Him grow more and more into our soul
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    • are either to be taken as belonging to the Kingdom of Christ or to
    • those cosmic beings which in pre-Christian times had the Christ as
    • Christ on the earth, this has altered in such a way that there has
    • to an age wherein Christ must be sought within and Lucifer without.
    • Christ Event. Our culture epoch will be followed by another and this
    • civilisation with the Christ Event. The other epochs of civilisation
    • intervening Christ impulse. This is not a simple repetition of the
    • is steeped in what the Christ brought to the earth. It is in one
    • and saw behind the physical sunlight the Christ spirit whom he called
    • Ahura Mazdao, and drew men's attention to Him. This Christ
    • Being has now descended to earth; Christ must penetrate so deeply
    • Christ to regain a way of feeling, of looking at things, which
    • inward soul-life pervaded and filled with the Christ in the Gospel of
    • highly than anything else but it is also natural that a Christian
    • heralding the Christ who unites the two paths. Jahve or Jehovah is a
    • Jehovah reflects the light of Christ. Here we can clearly see the two
    • tribes in Israel, also twelve apostles at the moment when Christ, Who
    • being to the brothers of Christ, a transition of which we shall speak
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    • advent of the Christ-impulse, it is a fact that when a man looked
    • the Christ comes under a different category altogether. The Christ
    • did not descend to earth by the path of time. The Christ came to the
    • time sequence. The approach through space, this advent of the Christ
    • not a temporary value. With this is connected the fact that Christ's
    • individual relation to each other. But the Christ as the Spirit of
    • What Christ brings is the co-existence of men in space, a condition
    • them in time. Through Christ there came the love of soul to soul, so
    • seven Sages. But Christ is surrounded by twelve Apostles in whom we
    • life on earth through the Christ principle. To love what is around us
    • with brother love, that is to follow Christ. If, therefore, we speak
    • in the olden times of the children of Lucifer, the Christ principle
    • is the impulse, which causes us to say: ‘Christ is the
    • to Christ, the feeling oneself drawn not as to a father, but as to a
    • assume in consequence of the descent of the Christ principle upon the
    • and twelve. The more, therefore, that the Christ influence shines
    • Christ principle. We might speak at great length about the relation
    • everything else indicates how profoundly momentous the Christ event
    • Christ
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  • Title: Wisdom of Man: III. Higher Senses, Inner Force Currents and Creative Laws in the Human Organism.
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  • Title: Wisdom of the Soul: IV. Consciousness and the Soul Life.
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    • could be termed Christian concepts. It summarizes, however, all that
    • preceding the birth of Christianity — achieved in such a way
  • Title: Wisdom of the Spirit: II. Truth and Error in the Light of the Spiritual World.
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  • Title: Wisdom of the Spirit: IV. Laws of Nature, Evolution of Consciousness and Repeated Earth Lives.
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  • Title: Lecture: The Christmas Festival: A Token of the Victory of the Sun
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    • at this season and see all the preparations made for the Christmas
    • imperishable in the world! A glance at the ‘Christmas Reflections’ as
    • that the Christmas Festival can bring home to our hearts if we regard
    • set out to express in the Christmas Festival.
    • Christmas is not a Festival of Christendom only. In ancient Egypt, in
    • of years before the Christian era we find that a Festival was
    • of Christ.
    • draws to its close and spring begins. It is quite true that Christmas
    • Festival of Christmas. There is confidence that the Sun, again in the
    • when we celebrate the Christmas Festival and when our forefathers also
    • This brings us to the true meaning of Christmas as a Festival of the
    • Christmas Festival was a kind of memorial, a token of remembrance of a
    • perpetuated in the Christmas Festival.
    • in all its glory to the sages of old. And again, in the Christian
    • depths of Christianity rejuvenate mankind — when this poetic wisdom
    • found in connection with Buddha and with the Christ.
    • ideal of Christianity, the ideal of Anthroposophy will be realised. It
    • Christmas signifies in the light of anthroposophical teaching. If the
    • which arise at Christmastide. When with this great vista of the divine
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    • [ The lecture was given by the side of a Christmas Tree adorned
    • THE Festival of Christmas which we shall soon be celebrating acquires
    • brought to bear upon it. In a spiritual sense the Christmas Festival
    • Christmas Mystery is mirrored. In all ages these words resounded in
    • Many to whom the Christmas Tree with its candles is a familiar sight
    • not the case. The Christmas Tree is a very recent European custom,
    • however, the Christmas Tree is a recent custom, the Christmas Festival
    • The Christmas Festival is the Festival of the Holy Night, celebrated
    • have brought the Christ to birth within them.
    • Christ will be resurrected within them and new vision, new hearing
    • external sun gives out least light and warmth — at Christmas time —
    • would be Christos. Those who gazed at it knew: It is the sun which
    • experienced the rising of the spiritual Sun, of the Christos, they
    • coming Christ, of the spiritual Light, he whose festival day in the
    • When Christianity came into being it bore this Ideal within it. Man
    • felt that the Christos would arise in him as the representative of the
    • Before men spoke of the Christos, they spoke in the ancient Mysteries
    • of a ‘Sun Hero’ who embodied the same Ideal which, in Christianity,
    • was embodied in the Christos. Just as the sun completes its orbit in
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    • WHEN the candles are lit on the Christmas Tree, the human soul feels
    • that this must always have been the symbol of the Christmas Festival,
    • spiritual Light. The lights on the Christmas Tree stand there before
    • Christmas Night must have been shining ever since our earthly
    • the Christmas Tree became a symbol of the thoughts and feelings which
    • arise in man at the Christmas season. The Christmas Tree is a recent
    • remote past. It is as if from the Christmas Tree itself there
    • good-will. And thus, according to the Christmas Legend, did the
    • the Child whose festival we celebrate on Christmas Day. To the
    • that the symbol presented to the world in the Christmas Festival ever
    • had a beginning. They felt in it the hallmark of eternity. Christian
    • takes place symbolically on Christmas Night, in the words: ‘To us
    • Christ is born anew!’ It is as though every year the soul is called
    • of the symbol itself. Yet as late as 353 A.D., 353 years after Christ
    • Epiphany was celebrated as a kind of Birth-Festival of the Christ
    • the Christ Spirit into the body of Jesus of Nazareth at the Baptism by
    • 6th of January as the Festival of Christ's birth. For during the first
    • centuries of Christendom an inkling still survived of the mystery that
    • the descent of the Christ Being into the body of Jesus of Nazareth.
    • Christianity during those early centuries? They said to themselves:
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    • things that are connected with the physical birth of Christ Jesus.
    • We have often pictured how in Christ Jesus, so far as human
    • comprehension goes, two Beings merge as it were into one: the Christ
    • Being and the human Jesus Being. In the evolution of Christianity
    • meaning of the union of Christ with Jesus, in the Being whose physical
    • birth is celebrated at the Christmas Festival. We ourselves, of
    • course, recognise in the Christ a cosmic, super-earthly Being, a Being
    • preparation, to unite the Christ Being with himself, to receive the
    • Christ Being into himself.
    • nature of the union of Christ with Jesus, but the relationship of
    • Christ to Jesus contains a hint of significant secrets of the earthly
    • the union of Christ with Jesus, we follow events up to the present day
    • At the time when Christ was about to enter the evolution of humanity,
    • sublimity of the Christ Being. And at that time there existed a wisdom
    • running counter to the deeper Christian revelation: this was the
    • by the dogmatic Christianity of the West — after this Gnosis had
    • striven to find an answer to the question: Who is the Christ?
    • Who is the Christ?
    • other. How the Christ had descended through the worlds of the
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  • Title: Lecture: The Proclamations to the Magi and the Shepherds
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    • The Two Christmas Annunciations
    • There are three such main Festivals in Christendom: at Christmas,
    • The Christmas Festival is connected more directly with man's life of
    • the Easter Festival can never be as widespread as that of Christmas.
    • the will and the super-sensible world to which the Christ Being
    • And so the great Christian Mystery is illustrated in a threefold way
    • by these Festivals. There are many aspects of the Christmas Mystery
    • The Gospels tell of two proclamations of the birth of Christ Jesus.
    • living near the birthplace of Christ Jesus. And the Gospels tell of
    • East who follow the voice of a star announcing to them that Christ
    • birth of Christ Jesus. On the other hand, the knowledge possessed by
    • book Christianity as Mystical Fact I have indicated the special nature
    • they recognised the signs of the coming of Christ.
    • Whence came the Christ Being? He came from the world in which we
    • through this knowledge that the Mystery of Golgotha, the Christmas
    • Christ became the ‘wise man of Nazareth’ — in the naturalistic sense.
    • claim to be official ministers of Christianity to-day.
    • It is only by striving for a new understanding of Christ that we can
    • truly celebrate the Christmas Festival to-day. Can it be said that
    • It has become a beautiful custom to take the Christmas Tree as the
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    • You will remember that I have spoken of the meaning of the Christmas
    • importance is attached than to the Christmas Festival itself, namely,
    • is the same Festival, but in its Christian form. This Festival was
    • egoism is Christ Who appeared in the body of Jesus of Nazareth.
    • the coming of Christ, the Bringer of the Love that is free of egoism
    • descending Christ, the descending Logos. All this the Magi foresaw.
    • Christ Principle from childhood onwards. Only then, in the Sixth Root
    • receive the Christ Principle. In the fourth sub-race of the Fifth Root
    • of a sublime Being, as did Jesus of Nazareth when Christianity was
    • founded. At the time of the founding of Christianity it was still
    • mystical fact then consummated. At the moment of Christ's death, the
    • the principle of Love (Budhi) could shine forth in Christ Jesus. Budhi
    • the Christ Love. Kama is purified in the fire of the Divine Love.
    • in the Fourth Root Race, the Atlantean. The task of Christianity is
    • radiant guide. In Christ, the Star of Budhi lights up — the Star
    • before the Magi is the soul of Christ Himself. The Second Logos
    • a hollow. In the body of Jesus shines the Christ Star, the soul of
    • Christ. This must be conceived as a reality, taking place in the
    • very truth, the Christ Soul shines as an auric Star, and it is by this
    • Masters, are. And then understanding of Christianity will lead to
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    • of remembrance in the whole of Christendom. And when we think of it as
    • Christianity until the fourth century A.D. It was in the fourth
    • Christian world as a great and memorable contribution to the times. It
    • was out of the very deepest instincts of Christian evolution that such
    • Christian thought and Christian feeling were gradually beginning to
    • spread. But by its very nature Christianity was not intended to be a
    • against its original purpose, Christianity was, as a matter of course,
    • And so into the thought of the Christmas Festival man laid all that
    • solstice was closely connected with the Christian impulse and it was
    • Christianity should share in its most precious experience, namely, an
    • most cherished experience of Christianity lay in the remembrance of
    • In the course of the first four centuries of Christendom this longing
    • centre around which Christendom coheres. The feeling that lived in the
    • And so, when it established the Christmas Festival in the fourth
    • century, Christianity brought its contribution towards the union of
    • up with the Christmas Festival. And if we think of the way in which
    • this Christmas Festival was celebrated through the centuries, we find
    • evidence everywhere that at the time of the approach of Christmas, the
    • souls of men within Christianity were filled with loving devotion for
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    • "WERE Christ born a thousand times in Bethlehem, and not in thee, thou
    • Angelus Silesius. The one is the declaration that the true Christmas
    • of Christmas must quicken the impulse whereby in the Holy Night of
    • Within us we find some thing with which Christ is united if with
    • Christ Jesus.
    • earthly evolution proceeds, consciousness of Christ deepens, that
    • and greater understanding of the real nature of Christ. And we have
    • enables us to celebrate the Holy Night of Christmas, the Festival of
    • Christ Jesus in the course of human history. The historian was asked
    • Christ-forces that stream through happenings in the world belong to a
    • of these deeds of Christ is not possible in the writing of history.
    • times cannot claim to celebrate the Christmas Festival in an inner
    • sense. For in the soul of this historian, Christ Jesus as a living
    • perceiving that since the Mystery of Golgotha, the Power of Christ has
    • that the Festival of the Holy Night, the Festival of the Christmas
    • out of a deep and true feeling for the Christian Mystery. This was
    • the life of Christ Jesus, although the series continues beyond the
    • Second religion, the Philosophical: such a religion was it that Christ
    • related individually to the Christ. Folk-history, as it may be called,
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    • ‘shock,’ the Christ-Being sank down into that etheric body.
    • the fate of a man, — of Christ that cannot be said. What is the
    • lowest principle of the Christ-Being? Counting from below, it is the
    • Christ once worked in the same way. Christ gives an impulse of the
    • extending to that Plane. A Being such as the Christ works into the
    • Christ. They then become pupils of Christ. A Being such as He, is
    • Christ was once on earth; He has descended to earth, has dwelt on the
    • there they meet the Being of Christ as Teacher, and they are fully
    • between the Bodhisattvas and the Christ takes place on the
    • meantime it is necessary that they should learn that the Christ-Being
    • to reach the true Being of the Individuality of Christ, one must first
    • Thus twelve Bodhisattvas belong to Christ, and they prepare and
    • following words: Christ, Who once lived on the earth, brought to this
    • Christ in the middle of the earth-evolution; the Bodhisattvas as His
    • to receive the Christ. Now, although men were ripe enough to have
    • Christ among them, it will be a long time before they mature
    • sufficiently to recognise, to feel, and to will, all that Christ is.
    • maturity in man what was poured into him through Christ, as was
    • man, Christ can only be understood to a minute extent. Higher
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    • the fact that the secret of Golgotha, the secret of Christ Jesus, is
    • humanity on earth was reached when the Christ-Impulse was given at the
    • Mystery of Golgotha. The Christ-Impulse would have been given to man
    • Christ-Impulse as had elapsed between the intervention of the
    • Christ-Impulse. Thus, through man's having acquired a likeness to the
    • Christ-Impulse. For before that could come man had to go through the
    • these, for then only could the Christ-Impulse descend to the earth. In
    • Christ had taken place therein. The essential point is that this
    • things are it came in the age in which Christ Jesus Himself worked.
    • Thus through the Christ-Impulse the consciousness came to man that in
    • the Christ-Impulse, it was made possible for man to say: ‘I must
    • Now if we look back to the pre-Christian time, we must say that when
    • Christ-Impulse, have distinguished in his inner being between good and
    • evil. In the pre-Christian time the decision as to the really Good,
    • earth by way of preparation. Thus, before the time of Christ, man was
    • Everything lacking in man will be made good by the Christ-Impulse; but
    • Christ-Impulse, to overcome selfishness and to heal his etheric body
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    • as the Christ, had to embody Himself in a physical body at the very
    • able to have a bodily perception and observation of Christ Jesus, as
    • of Christ Jesus can however, be understood by anyone who can apply
    • we can say: The Christ-Being descended into a physical embodiment,
    • other words it ought to have been able to take up the Christ-Impulse.
    • capable of enclosing the Christ-Being.
    • Through Christ, the impulse was to penetrate to the depths of man's
    • inner being, out of the body of Christ there spoke such an impulse as
    • Divine-Spiritual kingdom. That could only come about through Christ
    • permeate itself with what was the pattern of Christ. That enabled man
    • ecstatic condition at the time of the founding of Christianity, had
    • hostile spiritual powers. So at the time of the appearance of Christ
    • Christianity was founded. When in olden times he was filled with the
    • transported into the Spiritual worlds. Christ could not now say:
    • for the sorrows and sufferings of earth. Christ Jesus had to proclaim
    • Christ Jesus, Buddha described sorrow and suffering on earth as the
    • later, in the Sermon on the Mount, Christ in the second Beatitude
    • into balance. Now, however, the time had come — and Christ was to
    • through the spreading of Christianity — as righteousness:
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    • When we go back beyond the founding of Christianity, we find two
    • stream, in what we call the Christian Initiation, and how this
    • into the one single form of Christian Initiation; it is an example of
    • in the life of the world. The other, the Christian initiation —
    • of Christ. We are living at an important crossing-point, when men will
    • Let us now picture the vision of Christ, as it will appear to the
    • Land of Shamballa. But the Christ-Event, which will be vouchsafed to
    • which Christ will once more reveal to mankind; — the Land of
  • Title: Christ Impulse: Lecture 6: The Birth of Conscience
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    • Being of Christ from many different aspects and we endeavoured in
    • various ways to point out that what we know as the Christ-Impulse is
    • further the Christ-Impulse from all sides, and moreover, when all is
    • connected with the appearance of Christ. We saw that the Gospels
    • themselves attempted to approach the subject of the Being of Christ
    • relate to the Christ-Problem; in fact, we shall to-day refer to the
    • intervention of the Christ-Impulse in the development of mankind. In
    • about five hundred years before the Christian era, we come to the
    • that name. Five hundred years before the Christian era the greatest
    • Christ. Look where you will in the old Testament for a word
    • as the Christ Impulse. We might say that conscience followed close on
    • the Christ Impulse; it entered the historical development of the world
    • course of its development was approaching the Christ Impulse and in
    • the Christ Impulse. And in our own age we see the epoch in which this
    • Christ-Impulse be exercised upon him.
    • that was to prepare them to receive the Christ-Impulse, others living
    • Christ-Impulse could find so unhindered an entrance into Europe and
    • why it gained so much influence there. Why was this? Could Christ have
    • That age was particularly adapted to come forward to meet Christ, as
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    • on Earth of Christ-Jesus. This is by far the mightiest Impulse ever
    • mighty Christ-Well of life out of which He poured into human
    • new life-impulses? We have that which was given us in Christianity,
    • Christ-Impulse, that greatest Impulse in the development of mankind. I
    • Unknown and more especially of The Christ Myth. The
    • author of The Christ Myth, — a modern philosopher who may
    • Pauline Epistles, but as the author of The Christ Myth does not
    • the following conclusion: ‘What concept of Christ did St. Paul
    • hold? He formed the concept of a purely Spiritual Christ, who can
    • one. St. Paul nowhere asserts the necessity that the Christ, whom he
    • the Christ-concept of St. Paul is a purely spiritual one, simply
    • perfection, as a sort of God in man.’ The author of The Christ
    • the idea the Christians have of Jesus Christ — were already in
    • existence concerning a sort of pre-Christian Jesus, and that several
    • Christ which St. Paul had [and which Drews does not attempt to deny],
    • — what is the difference between the picture of Christ which St.
    • St. Paul, men had a Christ-picture of a God, a Messiah-picture of a
    • the general idea — The author of The Christ Myth now asks:
    • extent did he carry the idea of Christ further?’
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    • considered. In pre-Christian times men could not acquire on earth
    • pre-Christian times all the various peoples of the world received the
    • advent of the great Buddha in pre-Christian times. A careful
    • this event, and so the Christ event had to occur because of the
    • stage of Christian evolution it was the understanding of the Mystery
    • again necessary, both to the Mystery of Golgotha and to the Christ
    • is spoken of. In pre-Christian times, when man attempted to gain
    • through the Mystery of Golgotha. The Christ gave mankind the
    • physical sense, but who has become flesh in a Christian sense, and
    • recognizing the divine in a human individuality, namely, the Christ,
    • intensified to the point that the divinity of Christ was denied. The
    • historical Christ, but instead acknowledge the divine nature that
    • I, but the Christ in me.” But modern man says, “I in me,
    • and the Christ as far as I can admit Him. The Christ is only valid
    • Christ and the Mystery of Golgotha and have established a
    • words, “Not I, but the Christ in me,” then our
    • preconceived opinion in favor of the Christian way of life. If this
    • nothing whatever to do with any form of denominational Christianity.
    • of a marked preference for Christianity as compared with other
    • Christianity. We are concerned with objective facts, and if you
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    • earth from the Sun sphere. It is essential to grasp how Christ leads
    • Christ is a Sun Being who can lead us back to the Sun. Now comes what
    • relationship to the Christ. We must grasp something further. The time
    • further course of the life after death, to recognize Christ and
    • the equal importance of Christ and Lucifer may appear, this insight
    • point are carried forward only by the Christ. Christ accompanies us,
    • and as a result we are capable of remembering. If Christ were not to
    • it is the experience of uniting ourselves with Christ that beyond
    • fact, for this phase it appears as if Christ had given us everything
    • undergo an important experience of a moral nature. If Christ has
    • From this time onward neither the Christ principle nor Lucifer can
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    • Conditions in pre-Christian times were such that as a man rose by
    • acknowledged the Christ, and Christ was not a Westerner, but an alien
    • with respect to His lineage. The attitude to Christ that the West has
    • The supremacy of the Christ Principle is shown in another way, too.
    • different sides?” This is actually what occurs in Christianity.
    • Christ Jesus speaks profound words in the Gospel when He says to
    • Christ Jesus means by these words
    • utterances have become an integral part of Christianity shows clearly
    • Christianity is working to achieve the fulfillment of the principle
    • all epochs of time. Christianity is so intimately connected with the
    • Hindu need not reject Christ. Just think what it would mean if some
    • Christ ought not to maintain that all denominations and creeds can
    • preference to Christ, and you are not justified in making such a
    • Christ because nothing is said to this effect in His scriptures? Is
    • the Christ-being, namely, that because He has nothing to do with any
    • particular denomination, the Christ can be accepted by a Hindu or an
    • science has to say about the Christ impulse in relation to the
    • what we have to say about the nature of the Christ impulse and its
    • things that can lead to the true understanding of the Christ impulse
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    • Christ connection, was established by living into the divine grace of
    • endeavored to draw towards the Christ. Today this no longer suffices.
    • what was brought by the lofty Sun Spirit, by the Christ, the Christ
    • of giving a preference to the Christian religion. Yet this accusation
    • permeated by a Jehovah-Christian mood of soul. The outer spiritual
    • So, Christ-filled, we live into the Sun sphere. As we proceed we
    • brother of Christ. Lucifer changed only in the course of time because
    • rightly with the Mystery of Golgotha, we journey onward led by Christ
    • but only worked spiritually at the birth of the Luke Christ-child.
    • Christian. This was due to the fact that in his previous incarnation
    • Mars what Christ has become for the earth. He accomplished a kind of
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    • Christ, had to come down to earth. Since His coming, it has been
    • the Christ Mystery when it is rightly understood. Much has been said
    • in the course of years, but the Christ Mystery can ever and again be
    • of the Christ Mystery creates prejudices against other creeds, and
    • unintelligible. The true meaning of the Christ Mystery has only been
    • to say, “You place Christianity above Buddhism because you
    • attribute a special position to the Christ that is not indicated in
    • compared with what Christianity has become as a creed, but with the
    • essence that is contained in Christianity itself.
    • flesh and blood. Insofar as the West is concerned, Christianity is
    • Christianity in yet another respect if Christianity truly places the
    • Christianity has not yet made great progress in its development
    • Who, in the true sense of the Mystery of Golgotha, is a Christian? He
    • Golgotha, that the Sun Spirit lived in the Christ, that Christ poured
    • His Being over the earth, that Christ died for all men. Although Paul
    • declared that Christ died not only for the Jews but also for the
    • until it is realized that Christ fulfilled the Deed of Golgotha for
    • all human beings will Christianity be understood. For the real power
    • is another. Knowledge of who the Christ really is should be striven
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    • If we experience the Christ within us, then we have the possibility
    • picture-world the Christ in His most wondrous form, in His manifested
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    • this respect, Christianity is absolutely not the same as all the
    • many respects, Western Christianity is not permeated by religious
    • Christ impulse can bring man to a right connection with his fellow
    • the Old Testament religion, Christianity is not one-sided. Attention
    • beautiful sayings of Christ, “Ye are Gods,” is
    • reminiscent of the Old Testament. Christ points to the fact that a
    • It is a lofty teaching of Christ that points man to his divine
    • wonderful and deeply moving teaching of Christ! Another being has
    • used the same words, and it is indicative of the Christian faith that
    • Paradise and later Christ Jesus use the same words! We touch here
    • upon one of the deepest and most important aspects of Christianity
    • Ahriman or the Christ. We touch here upon a deep cosmic mystery, and
    • uttered on one occasion by the Christ, on the other by Lucifer.
    • Sun sphere where a thorough understanding of the Christ impulse is
    • earth, for Christ once did dwell in the Sun but, as we know, He
    • beings through the Christ impulse and learn to understand Him in the
    • We must learn to discriminate between Christ and Lucifer, and in our
    • understanding of Christ that we bring with us from the earth leads us
    • earth an understanding of the difference between Christ and Lucifer,
    • fast in memory what we have brought with us of the Christ impulse. We
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    • Christ as the Sun Spirit. The ego has emancipated itself from the light
    • experiences this plunging into the Christ-substance when hea has gone
    • This does in fact occur, not physically but spiritually. Because the Christ
    • with the Christ is able to experience after death the repercussions of
    • birth of Christ life after death was little developed. We, on the
    • on the downgrade since the time of Christ. The vegetative forces were
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    • science, which seeks to clarify ever more the Christ mystery for the
    • soul of man. The actual words of Christ are indicated in many of his
    • In the early phase of the Christian proclamation one still found it
    • know the Christ who recognize Him by way of spiritual science.
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    • the Mystery of Golgotha occurred. As the Christ appeared on earth
    • Mars did not take the same course as the Christ Mystery on earth, but
    • The human souls who have received the Christ impulse into themselves
    • up our next earthly life. He who has received the Christ impulse on
    • the earth through the gate of death without having taken the Christ
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    • reached a stage of development when the human soul needs the Christ
    • connection with the Christ impulse are in danger because the leaders
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    • then the Buddha impulse is to be found on Mars, as the Christ impulse
    • little as the whole earth today is already Christianized, as little
    • followed him in pre-Christian times. The development of natures such
    • is possible in a public lecture when I said that the true Christian
    • taken to imply that Raphael brought with him some definite Christian
    • delicate, wonderful figures of Christianity in his paintings came
    • a “born Christian.” Most of you know that Raphael had
    • Christian impulses had penetrated into his soul.
    • except those of Judas and Christ. For them I have no models, although
    • prior. But for the Christ I have no prototype.” That, however,
    • and the Christ he wanted to portray everything through light and
    • shadows. In the figure of Christ the impression was to be that the
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    • souls were deeply moved by the Christ impulse, at last a part of
    • Mystery of Golgotha. The Christ impulse affords the possibility of
    • understanding every human experience. Christianity is a general
    • religion, valid for all people. Christianity is not limited to a
    • the Christian creed. One is not a Christian in the true sense because
    • one adheres to one or the other Christian dogma, however, but because
    • one knows that Christ died for the whole of humanity. Only gradually
    • will people learn to live truly as Christians.
    • a human being in the face of the earth the Christ impulse can be
    • The Christian knows that Christ lives in every human being. Spiritual
    • in a rightly understood Christianity, and that every religion,
    • understand the Christ correctly if we do not clearly see that the
    • Christ has not gone through one or the other form of initiation on
    • nature of the Buddha. This is not so with the life of Christ. The
    • Christ life is such that one must first establish a connection with
    • one can behold many things, but one cannot see the Christ if one has
    • Christ is a Being who is of equal importance for the most primitive
    • find a relationship to Christ, and the initiate must also find it.
    • Christ has become the companion of man on earth and the event of
    • developed themselves in a special way. Christ had never been on the
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    • Who has given the mightiest impulse to earth evolution, the Christ
    • The Christ had to descend to the earth in order to experience death.
    • Christ is the only being among all the super-sensible beings above man
    • experience in connection with the Christ, it is found to be deeply
    • become essential, and the correct understanding of Christianity is a
    • essential being of Christianity in other religious creeds. It is not
    • correct to place Christianity next to other religious creeds. Indeed,
    • perhaps certain Christian confessions are narrow-minded.
    • Nevertheless, Christianity rightly understood bears within it the
    • How has the Westerner grasped Christianity? Consider Hinduism. Only
    • Christ impulse cannot be sucked up into a racial or folk religion.
    • Actually, the folk among whom the Christ appeared did not acknowledge
    • Him. That is the remarkable fact about Christianity. It contains the
    • mission of Christianity does not consist in bringing dogma to people.
    • him as erroneous. Christianity rightly understood, however,
    • presupposes that every man is a Christian in his inner being. If you
    • Christian,” it will be seen that you have not understood
    • Christianity. Christianity has been truly understood only if you say
    • of the Hindu, “Inwardly this Hindu is as good a Christian as I
    • Christians to teach Hinduism to the Hindus and then attempt to take
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    • Christian world-conception, these feelings which for so many are the
    • surrounds us, we shall well understand the words of a Christian
    • destruction of the earthly nature of Christ Jesus in pain and
    • suffering, in anguish and misery, Christianity rightly sees the
    • the Crucifixion of Christ Jesus which was soon followed, as
    • Christianity teaches, by the outpouring into the world of the Holy
    • the Crucifixion of Christ Jesus as a process indicated in the parable
    • Christ was not yet glorified. One who reads this Gospel more deeply
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    • Christ appeared before them. For the first time something could
    • Christ appeared during the fourth Cultural Epoch, hence the
    • Greek name Christos. In order for the appearance of Christ not
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    • may even say that the dawn of Christianity took place in such a way
    • only a consequence of this materialistic conception of Christianity,
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    • his own Ego, but that Christ with Whom he is fully permeated, will act
    • themselves, but Christ within them should think, feel, and will, so
    • Christ. That is why St. Paul says ‘Not I, but Christ in me.’
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    • and other writings of Christian Rosenkreuz. Many of our friends and
    • The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreuz.
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    • Christus und die Menschliche Seele. Ueber den Sinn des Lebens.
    • Theosophische Moral. Anthroposophie und Christentum.
    • of a forerunner of the Christ-Impulse.
    • impulse is at hand (he means the Christ-Impulse). Therefore I say
    • spiritual element appears with the Christ-Impulse.” Through
    • Christ-Impulse.
    • way that he put Christian ideas into his pictures. He painted for the
    • people of Europe as Christians of the West. His pictures are
    • comprehensible to all Christians of the West, and will become so more
    • was able to demonstrate the impulses that lie in Christianity. He is
    • Jesus-Child to the Madonna, where this Christ-relation appears as
    • Christianity which will be cosmopolitan. Protestantism has long
    • Christianity. So it will be more and more. If we may hope for such
    • results as regards interdenominational Christianity, what Raphael has
    • Christianity. Now let us direct occult observation to these three
    • birth already proclaimed his exceptional position in Christianity and
    • with the Christian Mysteries. It was on a Good Friday that Raphael
    • desire to understand, and must understand, Christianity as an Impulse
    • through which we know how the Christ-Impulse will continue to work.
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    • Theosophische Moral. Anthroposophie und Christentum.
    • Let us take the whole of pre-Christian development. We know what this
    • pre-Christian development was like. In the beginning man came forth
    • life, the Christ-Impulse is developing above. Just as man develops
    • Christ-Impulse give what is necessary for the development of that
    • Christ-Impulse enters and fertilises it. And from the Mystery of
    • fructification received with the Christ-Impulse.
    • life. They are there in the earth evolution. The Christ-Impulse has
    • Christ-Impulse. In the seventh age the old Indian civilisation, that
    • reappear in a new form, fructified by the Christ-Impulse.
    • Fertilisation with the Christ-Impulse is active above and below.
    • the Mystery of Golgotha — the Christ-Impulse.
    • Now we can also understand the meaning of the Christ-Event. The earth has
    • with the earth, have evolved like two opposite poles. Christ and the
    • Christians may disagree with such a statement, but they should not
    • opinion to stand entirely on the ground of Christianity), was a very
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    • how Christianity pervaded Roman civilization, allowing itself to be
    • institutions of early Christianity were received into the structure of
    • expansion of Christianity, this Latin-Roman element spread over all of
    • As you know, after she had absorbed Greece and Christianity, a time
    • to the original free expansion of Christianity by having the works of
    • Christianity and also brought semi-occult communications into it,
    • the Faith,” “the most Christian of Monarchs,” etc.
    • Christianity and Greece so merged that today we can no longer
    • distinguish Christian from Greek in Renaissance art. In connection
    • Greek or Christian. The two elements have merged in such a way that
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    • also received Christianity, which in Rome would have assumed a form
    • Ahriman, as we have seen, diverted the forces of Christianity to his
    • being of Christ is of great significance, and so we will select
    • Christ that is of deep significance. It is not a life of Jesus but an
    • understanding of Christ that culminates in what Soloviev wrote about
    • hear why, and Soloviev's conception of the meaning of the Christ event
    • that all of his work culminates in the Christ idea.
    • Christianity, it was not only Christianity that was taken over from
    • the ability to portray the Christ remained with the East. The Jesus
    • find that the figure of Jesus, of the Christ, is again continually
    • of Renan, the Jesus of Strauss, who is no Jesus, and the Christ of
    • Land. Christ Jesus, who should belong to all of mankind, becomes a
    • investigates all that was said of Jesus insofar as He was the Christ.
    • concerning Christ, who lived in Jesus. Then he sets out to investigate
    • the extent to which what is related of the Christ has also been living
    • is told of a miraculous birth and the development of Jesus Christ is
    • Christ in all men — the Christ who has lived in and through all
    • the spiritual Christ force that lives in all humanity. For Strauss,
    • mankind itself is the Christ, and He works always before and after
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    • when he speaks of Christ Jesus. He speaks only of the historic figure
    • criterion of knowledge regarding the figure of Christ Jesus, then
    • only on the Christ being. Should this impulse spread, there would be
    • Christ being. It is the opposite of the other impulse and it, too, is
    • interest only in the Christ and not for the historical Jesus.
    • external description, so are Soloviev's representations of the Christ
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    • twelfth centuries of the Christian era differed more radically from
    • and tenth Christian centuries.
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    • up longings to discover it. It was this book that induced Christopher
    • as being definitely connected with what instigated Christopher
    • to pass in Christ Himself. Impulses for life are sought in the
    • more to the Christ and the West more to Jesus, there is this truth:
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    • Thomas Moore. Steiner shows how we must Christianize all our activities
    • will: in fact, out of the Christian impulses of the European will. At
    • That is to say, into the progressive, good, truly Christian impulses
    • times and the wisdom of Solomon could work together for Christianity
    • of Christian evolution.
    • life by a Christian spirit. With respect to the immeasurable zeal that
    • could be accomplished for the Christianizing of the whole of European
    • connected with the Christian impulse. The force of this union with the
    • Christ was strong and intensive. He was a true Knight Templar who no
    • longer knew anything of himself, but when he felt, he let the Christ
    • feel in him; when he thought, he let the Christ think in him; when he
    • was filled with enthusiasm, he let the Christ in him be enthusiastic.
    • having known the rules of the Christian initiation other than through
    • the Christian impulse and the Mystery of Golgotha that consequently
    • many Knights experienced a Christian initiation. We have before us the
    • experience of a number of men, the Christian initiation, which is to
    • men through Christian initiation, arises from the fundamental depths
    • Christian symbolism as it had taken shape through the development of
    • symbolism. Many a one who in consequence of his Christian initiation
    • could look into the Christian impulses passing through the historical
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    • tortured after having previously experienced a Christian initiation
    • Christian initiation, so that a great number of them could actually
    • Christian religion and the Mystery of Golgotha, an admission which,
    • attained a Christian initiation and beheld the secrets of the Mystery
  • Title: Cosmic New Year: Lecture I: The Three Streams in the Life of Civilization. The Mysteries of Light, of Man, and of the Earth.
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    • The Michael Path to Christ. A Christmas Lecture,
    • point out paths taken by Christianity.
    • When Christianity sought to enter the world, where had Christ Jesus to
    • Church we find there is still something of this Christianity.
    • Christianity, which spread in the West on Roman lines, took on a form
    • the East or in the Greek philosophy of life. In this Christianity the
    • Sistine Chapel, is only a glorious expression of Christianity
    • saturated by legalism. It is just this Christianity saturated by
    • “Here Christ is wrong!” Have I repeated that correctly?
    • man who is infallible, and the Christ who is wrong! We have come as
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    • yearly festivals, Christmas, Easter or Whitsuntide, I have felt bound
    • that this realization permeates our thoughts even round the Christmas
    • tree. It is clearly our duty so to receive the birth of Christ Jesus
    • “Has not the thought of Christmas also suffered the fate of being
    • seized by the forces of general deterioration?” When Christmas is
    • contemplation of the festival of Christ? Are men in general conscious
    • We light up our Christmas trees, we repeat the customary words and
    • phrases associated with the Christmas festival, but all too often we
    • decline. Where art Thou, O Christ-Power, Thou who canst actively bring
    • only by the power of Christ will it be possible to permeate declining
    • “Can we still be Christians?” He answers this question, and
    • question “can we still be Christians?” with an emphatic
    • not be Christians.
    • they but see that though they use the name of Christ they are really
    • active opponents of Christianity.
    • associated with Christmas, though it does indeed seem so to me, when I
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    • The Michael Path to Christ. A Christmas Lecture,
    • our Christmas Festival this year. I will now only briefly
    • the eighth pre-Christian century. We see, about two hundred years
    • also impressed its stamp upon Christianity, for the theology of the
    • from ourselves that Lucifer once lived in a physical body, as Christ
    • It was through Luciferic wisdom that Christianity was first grasped in
    • victory for Christianity at that time. But when this Luciferic
    • Lucifer has incarnated and that Christ has incarnated. This fact is
    • fighting to the uttermost against that new Christ knowledge which is
    • forward only to glorify Christ Jesus. And so there follow a limited
    • number of now-famous points unfavourable to the Christ. These, he
    • Christ Jesus, so as finally to save for the Gospels a little label of
    • have through the Gospels historical knowledge of the Christ Mystery,
  • Title: Cosmic New Year: Lecture IV: The Breaking-in of Spiritual Revelations Since the Last Third of the Nineteenth Century. Thoughts on New Years Eve.
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    • hear the message that, according to tradition, Christ lived and died
    • experience in our souls the Christ-experience.” In many quarters
    • something of the Christ-experience has arisen in the depths of their
    • the last page of Gogarten's Spiritual Science and Christianity,
  • Title: Cosmic New Year: Lecture V: The Dogma of Revelation and the Dogma of Experience. The Spiritual Mark of the Present Time. A New Year Contemplation.
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    • 'Not I, but Christ in me.'
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    • 'Not I, but Christ in me.'
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    • period of evolution, were ‘Not I, but Christ in me.’ When we look upon
    • Christ Who descended to earth from the spiritual worlds and Who since
    • century after Christianity that gradually developed in humanity dead
    • rooted in Christianity to regard the Mystery through the simple study
    • sees that through the passing of that Divine Being, the CHRIST
    • the Cross on Golgotha and of the dying and the risen Christ. Through
    • pre-Christian science of initiation. Hence we see why St. Paul out of
    • his experience was able to say, “Were it not for the risen Christ
    • was not the case before, the forces of Christ are working especially
    • It is thus that anthroposophy can show the path, not away from Christ,
    • pre-Christian mysteries and understandings and teachings of humanity
    • The first initiates of the Christian era, looking upon the Mystery of
    • but Christ in me Who makes me live again in the spiritual life of the
    • received, not only by those who adhere to the older Christian
    • all religions, the religion that is already there — Christianity.
    • Not only is it able to call Christianity into fresh life, but for
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    • Did the Christmas or Easter Festival come into being because a few
    • is not the case. For something like the Christmas Festival to find its
    • way into the life of mankind, Christ Jesus had to be born; this event
    • seriousness of the Christmas and Easter Festivals is no longer felt,
    • through a more profound comprehension of the birth of Christ Jesus and
    • must be able to arise. But just as the Christmas and Easter Festivals
    • of Christ Jesus, in the Mystery of Golgotha. As was said, this may be
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    • celebrate the Christmas Festival during the winter solstice. Then the
    • hold the mystery of the Christmas Festival. The Redeemer could unite only
    • Christmas Festival linked with phenomena pertaining to the earth, with
    • have: the festivals of Christmas, Easter and St. John, that have
    • Mystery of Golgotha through the descent of Christ, the Sun-Spirit,
    • his Gemüt with Christ, the victor over death, in order to
    • find resurrection in death. But Christianity does not end with the
    • Death and Resurrection of Christ, man needs that other one which
    • Festival. Easter commemorates for us the Resurrection of Christ from
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture VI
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  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture VII: The Mysteries of Hibernia
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    • Initiator pointed out — the Form of Christ.
    • priest who had directed him to the Christ-picture said to him:
    • Christianity.
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    • the great Mysteries, that in these great Mysteries the Christ was
    • Christ as of Him who had gone through events in the past. And
    • Temple was led before the image of the Christ, they wished to show
    • Christian Mysteries before the Mystery of Golgotha, in which in the
    • describe as the experience of Christ Jesus on Golgotha and its
    • centuries after the rise of Christianity and approximately to the
    • ninth or tenth post-Christian centuries. Examine historical works
    • place in the physical-sense World through the God Christ.
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreuz
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreuz,
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreuz.
    • Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreuz
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture X: The Chthonic and the Eleusinian Mysteries
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    • the end of our last consideration. We pointed to the Being of Christ
    • in the first centuries of Christian development, we find here and
    • knowledge, in order to find in the first Christian centuries those
    • Mystery of Christ in a pre-Christian period; again it was in a
    • spiritual way that the Christ was placed before those to be initiated
    • of the Christ only as a future Appearance, as One Who was still a
    • found — that Christ must really be recognized and known.
    • put before the world by the Christian painters; the Mother with the
    • humanity, and which will be given to the delegates at Christmas I
  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XI: The Secret of Plants, of Metals, and of Men
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  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XII: The Mysteries of the Samothracian Kabiri
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  • Title: Mystery Centres: Lecture XIII: Transition from the Spirit of the Ancient Mysteries to the Spirit of the Mysteries of the Middle Ages
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    • Christianity as Mystical Fact,
    • of Christianity this ancient Astrology, that means, intercourse with
    • epoch, a few centuries after the rise of Christianity Astrology
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    • illuminated more in detail in the Christmas lectures which I want to
  • Title: Social Future: Lecture IV: Cultural Questions, Spiritual Science, Art, Science, Religion
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    • especially in the conception of the Christ Himself. This conception
    • super-sensible nature of the Christ, who lived in the man Jesus! How
    • to the Christ-Being was lost. Many who now believe that they are in
    • communion with the Christ, only believe this. They do not
    • dream how little their thought of Christ and their words concerning
  • Title: Social Future: Lecture VI: National and International Life in the Threefold Social Organism
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  • Title: Lecture I: Man's Life on Earth
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    • Exoterisches und esoterisches Christentum
    • Christianity brought seemed small in comparison. For he still knew of
    • so mighty, that he found himself unable to accept Christianity. The
    • And so when Roman influences began to permeate the Christianity that
    • the world, there was no possibility for Christianity to receive,
    • these later times, we designate as Christ. So that we are adhering
    • beheld the Christ outside the Earth in the Cosmos, in the Cosmos that
    • of the Christ. The initiates of olden times also knew and taught of
    • Christ Being. Christ was spoken of continually before the Mystery of
    • it as unchristian. But why should such a statement be regarded
    • as unchristian, seeing that the Early Church Fathers undoubtedly held
    • often described as heathen are, in a deeper sense, Christian. The
    • Christians before the Mystery of Golgotha.”
    • then this same Christ — after His death, after His resurrection
    • know today what Christ taught at that time to His initiate pupils; it
    • Christ, in order that they may be able to participate in the forces
    • have spoken of how Zarathustra came to a knowledge of Christ as a
    • were thus in olden time[s] divine teachers. And the Christ, — He
    • death was an external knowledge merely. But Christ learned to know
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    • understanding of the heart, knowledge of the Christ and of all that
    • the Christ willed to become for the Earth in that He passed through
    • life of the Earth that Christ has gone through the Mystery of
    • Christ, then our astral body is able to receive via the physical and
    • that Christ becomes our Guide and Leader through the Zodiac during
    • directed in waking life to the Christ, then Christ becomes for him a
    • full significance of the Christ for the life of Earth, as it has been
    • up till now; and as for what the Christ has yet to become for
    • the Christ Event bring these experiences of the night into the waking
    • us. Here it is that the Christ appears before us as a spiritual Sun
    • be so, that we should have in the time of sleep the Christ for our
    • sleep, where the Christ came forward as his Guide and led him in the
    • man in this sphere, None other than the Christ Himself becomes his
    • it cannot understand the Christ in His spiritual significance. That,
    • understanding of the Christ. We need an Initiation Science that can
    • the Christ becomes our Guide, as I have described to you. It is
    • however our task to bring the Christ more and more into our
    • world with Christ; IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • inasmuch as we go down with Christ into the grave of Earth life, so
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    • Golgotha, Christ then appears, to be his Guide through the otherwise
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    • Godhead who is called in the Christian religion the Father God,
    • Christ, Christ stands before us, the Spirit Being who, through the
    • near to Christ, and then the Sun does not, it is true, become bright
    • make audible for us what Christ is saying to us. And this experience
    • reveals to us the relationship of Christ with the Sun. Yes, the Sun,
    • to the Christ, if we are duly prepared and approach Him in the right
    • it is the Christ who provides now for man the means of reconciliation
    • disappointed. Through the power of Christ and through the power
    • as for man, if he can find the right relation to the Christ, then it
    • Earth. At the centre of these sublime God Beings is the Christ Being,
    • therefore we speak of Christ to-day, we are speaking of One who can
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    • Christ and to the Mystery of Golgotha, already here upon the Earth,
    • can undergo it by virtue of the power of Christ which he has
    • that the word shall presently come true: the leadership of Christ
    • the Christ, calling man to universal, all-embracing love. Now this
    • Earth. Now however, since the Christ-Michael-leadership has begun,
    • working, and the love of Christ. And we shall then be enabled to
    • word of Christ: “My Kingdom is not of this world”. How
    • more and more, into a spiritual state. Christ's Kingdom is not as the
    • illumination and of human, Christ-filled love.
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    • Christianity brought seemed small in comparison. For he still knew of
    • so mighty, that he found himself unable to accept Christianity. The
    • And so when Roman influences began to permeate the Christianity that
    • the world, there was no possibility for Christianity to receive,
    • these later times, we designate as Christ. So that we are adhering
    • beheld the Christ outside the Earth in the Cosmos, in the Cosmos that
    • of the Christ. The initiates of olden times also knew and taught of
    • Christ Being. Christ was spoken of continually before the Mystery of
    • it as unchristian. But why should such a statement be regarded
    • as unchristian, seeing that the Early Church Fathers undoubtedly held
    • often described as heathen are, in a deeper sense, Christian. The
    • Christians before the Mystery of Golgotha.”
    • then this same Christ — after His death, after His resurrection
    • know today what Christ taught at that time to His initiate pupils; it
    • Christ, in order that they may be able to participate in the forces
    • have spoken of how Zarathustra came to a knowledge of Christ as a
    • were thus in olden time[s] divine teachers. And the Christ, — He
    • death was an external knowledge merely. But Christ learned to know
    • with the divine being teachers of long ago. Christ learned to know
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    • understanding of the heart, knowledge of the Christ and of all that
    • the Christ willed to become for the Earth in that He passed through
    • life of the Earth that Christ has gone through the Mystery of
    • Christ, then our astral body is able to receive via the physical and
    • that Christ becomes our Guide and Leader through the Zodiac during
    • directed in waking life to the Christ, then Christ becomes for him a
    • full significance of the Christ for the life of Earth, as it has been
    • up till now; and as for what the Christ has yet to become for
    • the Christ Event bring these experiences of the night into the waking
    • us. Here it is that the Christ appears before us as a spiritual Sun
    • be so, that we should have in the time of sleep the Christ for our
    • sleep, where the Christ came forward as his Guide and led him in the
    • man in this sphere, None other than the Christ Himself becomes his
    • it cannot understand the Christ in His spiritual significance. That,
    • understanding of the Christ. We need an Initiation Science that can
    • the Christ becomes our Guide, as I have described to you. It is
    • however our task to bring the Christ more and more into our
    • world with Christ; IN CHRISTO MORIMUR.
    • inasmuch as we go down with Christ into the grave of Earth life, so
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    • Godhead who is called in the Christian religion the Father God,
    • Christ. Christ stands before us, the Spirit Being who, through the
    • near to Christ, and then the Sun does not, it is true, become bright
    • make audible for us what Christ is saying to us. And this experience
    • reveals to us the relationship of Christ with the Sun. Yes, the Sun,
    • to the Christ, if we are duly prepared and approach Him in the right
    • it is the Christ who provides now for man the means of reconciliation
    • disappointed. Through the power of Christ and through the power
    • as for man, if he can find the right relation to the Christ, then it
    • Earth. At the centre of these sublime God Beings is the Christ Being,
    • therefore we speak of Christ to-day, we are speaking of One who can
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    • Christ and to the Mystery of Golgotha, already here upon the Earth,
    • can undergo it by virtue of the power of Christ which he has
    • that the word shall presently come true: the leadership of Christ
    • the Christ, calling man to universal, all-embracing love. Now this
    • Earth. Now however, since the Christ-Michael-leadership has begun,
    • working, and the love of Christ. And we shall then be enabled to
    • word of Christ: “My Kingdom is not of this world”. How
    • more and more, into a spiritual state. Christ's Kingdom is not as the
    • illumination and of human, Christ-filled love.
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    • The Event of Christ's Appearance in the Etheric World,
    • period in which John the Baptist worked, as well as the Christ. It
    • If, in the time of Christ Jesus, someone were to have
    • spiritual world, the divine being, the Christ, had to come down into
    • the physical, sensible world. This is the reason that Christ had to
    • through beholding the life and deeds of Christ on the physical earth,
    • kingdom of heaven, with the spiritual world. The period when Christ
    • connection with the Christ, all human connection with the spiritual
    • have continued to incarnate for a time without the Christ, but they
    • might have happened that the event of the appearance of Christ on
    • they knew of Christ in Rome at a certain period! You are perhaps also
    • Christ had walked upon the earth.
    • to live at that time and yet know nothing of the appearance of Christ
    • failed to notice the occurrence of the Christ event at the beginning
    • today, even as John the Baptist, as the forerunner of Christ, and
    • Christ Himself once let it resound: A new age is at hand, in which
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    • true nature of the second coming of Christ is His appearance to human
    • at the time when Christ was walking about on earth, you will find the
    • before Christ Jesus walked on earth. Thus we see an age beginning
    • about 3,000 years before the Christ event, an age that has gradually
    • took place — the deed of Christ — we can then appreciate
    • Yuga as Christ descended to the earth? They had already been for more
    • one that was important not only for those who were with Christ
    • call the age when Christ lived and taught in Palestine an age of
    • passage in one of his works, described the Christians as a secret and
    • Christianity had spread over the southern regions of Europe, strange
    • knew nothing about Christianity except that it was a disturbing sect
    • Christianity was already in existence. It shows us how the most
    • of that age of transition in which Christ Jesus appeared? It is
    • the Baptist, quoted later by Christ: “Change the disposition of
    • It was for this reason that Christ had to descend and to
    • spiritual worlds within the physical world. Christ thus became the
    • Christ, you can find the path leading into the spiritual worlds. Only
    • This expression says to us that Christianity is not merely what books
    • words tell us that Christianity is not merely what is embraced today
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    • and Pauline Christianity
    • stream that came from Buddha and the one that arose from the Christ
    • future, and Christianity must be fructified by spiritual science. For
    • a time, Christianity had to set aside the teaching of reincarnation.
    • exoteric Christianity for certain universal pedagogical reasons. In
    • exactly what Christianity is intended to overcome. Once we have
    • Let us compare this conception with the Christ impulse
    • had brought him into this world. One speaks in a Christian sense,
    • This can occur when man takes the power of Christ into himself. When
    • “Go through incarnation, but imbue yourselves with Christ, and
    • years have passed since the Mystery of Golgotha, the Christ impulse
    • ancient wisdom that was still experienced in his time. The Christ
    • One must learn to declare, “Not I, but Christ in me!”
    • It is always said that Christ is constantly in our
    • Now, however, man must learn to behold Christ and to believe that
    • forces that now hinder him from beholding the Christ. Spiritual
    • “Not I, but Christ in me,” will be able to work with the
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    • the imbedding of the Christ impulse in the earth. Since that time the
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    • The Second Coming of Christ in the Etheric World,
    • last millennia before the founding of Christianity in a certain
    • connection with the millennia following Christ, in which we ourselves
    • Christianity, recur in a certain way after the founding of
    • Christianity.
    • founding of Christianity, it is seen that these three millennia
    • of Christianity. All that we at the present time designate as the
    • 3,000 years before the founding of Christianity, therefore, man
    • millennium prior to the founding of Christianity, in the age of
    • founding of Christianity in this way: we call the first millennium
    • distinguish Christ from Jahve other than as we distinguish the direct
    • Spirit Sun, in Christ, manifested itself beforehand as though
    • reflected. Jahve is the reflection that precedes Christ in time. Just
    • as moonlight is reflected sunlight, so did the Christ being reflect
    • being. Then He Himself appeared as the Christ Sun with the founding
    • of Christianity. We thus have the preparation for this great event in
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    • Christ event approached was, “Change the disposition of your
    • Christ.
    • this was indicated in a similar way by Christ Jesus, but the most
    • which you will enter a relationship to the descended Christ. The
    • Christ Jesus Himself expressed the fulfillment of the
    • Gospels read, “When Christ saw the multitudes of people, He
    • Christ Jesus to His disciples — a man can become filled with
    • God by permeating himself with the God and Christ impulse and uniting
    • which was thus formed in a special way. Christ Jesus therefore said
    • Christ, to purify their astral bodies. The place in which the astral
    • higher development will receive in his I a hint of the Christ. He
    • here dealing with an occult document. Christ has promised everything,
    • as expression of the purified I. Christ said, therefore, “Blessed
    • warmth. Only through the deed of Christ is it brought down to earth
    • as the power of love and harmony. Therefore, Christ says, “Blessed
    • we find references also to the special mission of Christ Himself, in
    • the sentence that reads, “Christ's intimate disciples may
    • receive the Christ impulse directly into himself So it came to pass
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    • Return of Christ
    • 3101 before Christ's appearance on earth. Until that time, there
    • incarnation of Christ that this possibility arose. All other great
    • to the astral body. In Christ alone do we find a divine-spiritual
    • the Christ incarnated Himself as the I within those sheaths so that
    • the I of every human being can have a connection with the Christ.
    • however, in contrast, the whole biography of Christ consists of facts
    • the Christ event can be grasped with our intellect, with our physical
    • it in Christ Himself through the medium of the senses. In order that
    • dark age of Kali Yuga, Christ had to descend to the physical plane.
    • be convinced that the Christ lived in the man from Nazareth. At the
    • clairvoyant consciousness: Christ exists! The people who will
    • receive direct knowledge of Christ. They will not require documentary
    • evidence in order to recognize Christ, but they will have direct
    • coming of Christ.” Christ will not be incarnated again in a
    • Christ incarnated on the physical plane when humanity
    • Human beings with etheric clairvoyance will thus behold the Christ
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  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture VIII: The Etheric Vision of the Future
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    • true nature of the second coming of Christ is His appearance to human
    • unrecognized. As the Christ had to have a forerunner, so spiritual
    • centuries; at the time of Christ the vernal equinox was in the
    • Christ in His etheric body. Without books and documents this great
    • event — the second coming of Christ — will take place for
    • made capable of uniting themselves with Christ. Whether these souls
    • Christ's appearance in the etheric thus has significance for all the
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture IX: The Etherization of the Blood
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    • true nature of the second coming of Christ is His appearance to human
    • flowed from the wounds of Jesus Christ. This blood must not be
    • Golgotha, the etherized blood of Christ Jesus has lived in the ether
    • thus come to pass through Christ Jesus had not taken place, man's
    • Christ to flow together with the streamings from below upward, from
    • man, but the human bloodstream unites with the bloodstream of Christ
    • Christ impulse. Otherwise, there can be no union; the two streams
    • suitable for that epoch. At the time when Christ Jesus lived on
    • the etheric Christ in contradistinction to the physical Christ of
    • Christ enters into the life of the earth and will become visible, at
    • certain number of individuals will see the etheric Christ and will
    • moment when Christ draws near to them. In only a few decades from now
    • alert to this or that. The truth is that Christ has come to him,
    • knowing which way to turn. The door will open, and the etheric Christ
    • will appear and speak words of consolation to him. The Christ will
    • waiting, they will see the etheric Christ. He Himself will be there,
    • his soul through Christ, Who will now take hold of human culture and
    • positive forces. Christ brings constructive forces into human
    • by the fact that Christ necessarily lived for three years on the
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  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture X: Individual Spirit Beings and the Undivided Foundation of the World: Part 1
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    • true nature of the second coming of Christ is His appearance to human
    • humanity a special relationship to the Christ. This relationship to
    • Christ will come about in the course of the twentieth century, and
    • large number of people Christ in the etheric will be an actual,
    • human evolution that leads to truly beholding Christ in the etheric.
    • Christ, of this new relationship with humanity into which Christ will
    • the etheric Christ, who wished to use it for their own purposes and
    • event of the appearance of Christ as well as I do, but they deal with
    • materialization of the soul. The way taken by Christ Himself is
    • initiate — has influence over what Christ does, which will
    • Mystery Dramas. This depends completely upon Christ Himself. Christ
    • appearance of Christ Himself, therefore, no one, no initiate however
    • to this. Arrangements can be made, however, for receiving this Christ
    • sphere, strive for the Christ to pass unnoticed through the twentieth
    • through Christ in the twentieth century and to continue further, to
    • the Christ impulse. They wish to place another individuality who has
    • who is of a strong Ahrimanic nature, in place of Christ.
    • human beings away from Christ, Who passed through the Mystery of
    • the Christ being in the course of human evolution for the rest of the
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  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture XI: Individual Spirit Beings and the Undivided Foundation of the World: Part 2
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    • earthly evolution. Christ appeared, for example, in the fourth
    • beings could grasp that they possessed something in the Christ
    • sufficiently clear through Pauline Christianity.
    • souls will recognize that they have in Christ the helper to transform
    • often told, how the Christianizing of Europe originated with the
    • Irish monks. When St. Patrick introduced Christianity into Ireland
    • the situation was such that Christianity led there to the highest
    • in which the forces of European Christianity originated in their best
    • lovingly initiated into Christianity. It was called this because of
    • the great devoutness that reigned within their Christian cloisters.
    • in Ireland as that glorious evolution of Christianity, the peaceful
    • spreading of Christianity from which streamed the Christianizing of
    • another being in the place of the Christ.
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture XII: Individual Spirit Beings and the Undivided Foundation of the World: Part 3
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    • the West, a kind of Antichrist; from the direction of the East, the
    • Christ impulse, as it appears in the twentieth century, is to be
    • paralyzed by directing the attention, the interest, away from Christ
    • Those concerned with introducing the Antichrist instead
    • of the Christ have endeavored to exploit what could work especially
  • Title: Reappearance/Christ: Lecture XIII: The Three Realms of the Dead: Life Between Death and a New Birth
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    • already say that the greatest enemies to grasping the Christ impulse
    • Christ impulse is the way in which the clergy and the theologians
    • interpret this Christ impulse, because they are far from
    • regarding the Christ impulse. We have already compiled a great deal
    • perceive that the Christ impulse must, in the most profound sense, be
    • the Christ impulse with the same methods with which one speaks of
    • because all that can be offered as historical proof that Christ lived
    • simply not there for the existence on earth of Christ Jesus.
    • etheric reappearance of Christ in the twentieth century and that I
    • spiritual activity, that Christianity must have an essentially
    • mental pictures about the Christ and His activity, but one must also
    • be able to find in a certain way the realm of Christ within the
    • earthly realm. Christ descended into the earthly realm, and one must
    • only nature. In nature we will never find the Christ impulse. How are
    • power at the time of the Mystery of Golgotha, and the Christ impulse
    • took their place. Now you have the Christ impulse bound to human
    • the Mystery of Golgotha, however, the Christ impulse is living within
    • it. Christ is the directing power in this realm that I have
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    • only read the Christiania cycle on the
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    • given at our Christmas Foundation Meeting, I should like, in the
    • which I was able to speak during the Christmas Foundation Meeting, I
  • Title: Rosicrucianism/Initiation: Lecture II: Hidden Centres of the Mysteries in the Middle Ages
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    • of the ninth or tenth century after Christ. We learnt how such strivings
    • the Christmas Foundation how the human being who was an Initiate or
    • taught how Gods made and fashioned the world, and how the Christ
    • Christ becoming Man. Under the guidance of the teacher and because of
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    • start from all that took place at the Christmas Foundation Meeting, I
  • Title: Rosicrucianism/Initiation: Lecture IV: The Relationship of Earthly Man to the Sun
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    • friends, how infinitely the Christ Impulse was deepened through such
    • conceptions. The Christ became, for these mediaeval men, the Spirit
    • man, the Christ is the one Being Who in the Cosmos saved the task of
    • pupil: “O Man, thou art not what thou art; the Christ had to
    • conversion to Christianity in the Middle Ages show such extraordinary
    • leave it to the Christ to fulfil the task of the Earth.
    • relation to true manhood as well as his relation to the Christ was
    • over the leadership of the Earth — even as the Christ left the
    • in the Christmas Meeting and since, about the evolution of
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    • I described to you in the lectures given at the Christmas Meeting,
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    • Christian Rosenkreutz. This individuality is, in a sense, the type
    • To Christian
    • the Christian Church, and notably the old Greek Fathers, there were
    • go out into cosmic distances. Such a man as Christian Rosenkreutz
    • that Christian Rosenkreutz, by inspiration of a higher Spirit, found
    • men. In this sense I have held the lectures this Christmas-time, so
  • Title: Michael Meditation: The Festivals and their Meaning: IV Michaelmas
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    • Bear the Christ-Word to Man.
    • Thus shall the Herald of Christ appear
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    • significant. The festival of Christmas has not arisen through any
    • of Christ Jesus; the Easter Festival is linked with the Mystery of
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    • To Christian
    • the Christian Church, and notably the old Greek Fathers, there were
    • Christian Rosenkreutz knew that the Initiates of olden times had
    • that Christian Rosenkreutz, by inspiration of a higher Spirit, found
    • of men. In this sense I have held the lectures this Christmas-time,
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas Va: The Michael Impulse and the Mystery of Golgotha (Part I)
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    • world in a particular part of the earth in the first Christian
    • then from the Christian era onwards one can point to different Beings
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas Vb: The Michael Impulse and the Mystery of Golgotha (Part II)
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    • the Christ Event as the great centre of gravity of human evolution.
    • through death; that is, the Christ. To that end He had to come down to
    • accomplish what was necessary for Earth evolution, the Christ had to
    • described. The Christ descended from the super-sensible worlds into the
    • understanding of the Christ Impulse has grown less and less.
    • in driving the Christ out of the spiritual world. The Christ has had
    • Event, — that Christ, through a conspiracy of materialistic
    • world of the senses a new understanding for the Christ can begin.
    • Hence, too, Christ is still more nearly and intimately united with the
    • to prepare the way for the transition from the Jahve Age to the Christ
    • is now the Christ who sends us Michael.
    • the age, so now we can speak the Christ-Michael. Michael has been
    • Messenger of Christ. And so when we speak of a right understanding of
    • understanding of the Christ Impulse.
    • now he is the Messenger of Christ. We speak of the Christ in the right
    • of the Mission of the Christ.
    • are brought also against our understanding of the Christ
    • our representation of the Christ Impulse. We turn our gaze to
    • what is now happening as a result of the mission entrusted by Christ
    • Bearer of the Christ for the West.
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas VII: The Creation of A Michael Festival Out Of The Spirit (Extract)
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    • Suppose that it is winter where we are, Christmas-time or the time of
    • Christ's activity on earth, is here; only the Jews misunderstood this
    • unite the Festival of the Resurrection of Christ Jesus with the Spring
    • aright when we say: The Christ has strengthened man's immortality
    • immortality of Christ Jesus in the right way only when we acquire this
    • Christ” is hardly taken into consideration, but only
    • At Easter we should submerge ourselves in Christ's Death and
    • Christmas, Easter and Midsummer (St. John) festivals. At Christmas
    • but I have often explained in the Christmas and Easter lectures I have
  • Title: Lecture: Michaelmas VIII: The Michael Path to the Christ (Extract)
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    • Christ Jesus would not have been able to come forth from among them.
    • the countenance of Jahve, but the countenance of Christ Jesus. To-day
    • we must approach the Christ-impulse through Michael. In many respects
    • Michael, but with the force of the old, the pre-Christian time, with
    • To-day it is Christ Jesus whom we must strive to find through Michael,
    • Christ Jesus the divine leader of the whole human race. This means
    • the real Christ upon the path of Spiritual Science: — that is,
    • truth is the real Christ to be sought and found; otherwise it would be
    • better to extinguish the lights of Christmas, to destroy all
    • Christmas trees, and to acknowledge at least with truth, that we want
    • nothing that will recall what Christ Jesus has brought into human
  • Title: Lecture: Festivals and The Mysteries. The Adonis Mystery. The Easter Thought
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    • thought and impulse of Christianity, I mean, with that impulse which
    • arises for the true Christian from the fact of the Resurrection of
    • Christ.
    • leads us back into pre-Christian times. It leads us to the festivals
    • Easter as a Christian festival is a festival of Resurrection. The
    • that the Christian Easter is by no means coincident as to its inner
    • must connect the Christian Easter with certain festivals which,
    • its essence? It is this: Christ Jesus, the Being who stands at the
    • centre of the Christian consciousness, passes through death. Good
    • Friday is held in memory of this fact. Christ Jesus lies in the grave.
    • union of Christ with Earth-existence. This time is celebrated in
    • Christendom as a festival of mourning — the time between Good
    • Being of Christianity rises out of the grave; it is the day of
    • Christ Jesus.
    • Easter-content of Christianity.
    • pre-Christian antiquity this festival was celebrated among certain
    • Christ Jesus. For how does the Mystery of Golgotha appear to one who
    • What the soul of every candidate for Initiation underwent, Christ
    • different level. For Christ was no earthly man. He was a Sun-Being
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    • near to the sanctuaries of Initiation in pre-Christian times, or even
    • in the first centuries of Christianity, could learn to know the
    • Christian conception as the First Person of the Godhead — the
    • the founding of Christianity. These are the epochs which I called in my
    • different eight or nine thousand years before the Christian era. In
    • first Christian centuries which intended that all knowledge of such
    • knew that in the spiritual rays of the Sun, the power of Christ the
    • radiates the power of the Christ, this Eye of the World brings it
    • these forces of the Christ, looking down upon me through the cosmic
    • forces, the forces of the Christ, are also working in many different
    • But the Sun forces were still known to the bearer of the Christ, Jesus
    • I described it yesterday. At the time of the founding of Christianity
    • — the Christ — descended into human evolution and took up
    • Christos. Hence he who had passed beyond the three Degrees
    • was called a Christopher, or Christophorus. For he felt himself
    • Mysteries Christophorus was the name for those who attained
    • But he learned something else besides when he became a Christophorus.
    • Mysteries ascended when they became Christophorus, descended
    • that man might henceforward be united with this Power through Christ
    • of the Christ. These are the forces I must kindle in my inner being if
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    • Moon is a bearer of Sunlight, so man became a bearer of the Christ, a
    • Christophoros.
    • This initiation whereby a man became Christophoros was an absolutely
    • the Moon-Sun Initiation and become Christophoros. For then, as it
    • it. As in former times the Christophoros from his Moon standpoint
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    • forth from here, from the Goetheanum through the Christmas Foundation
    • madman; but as I told you during the Christmas Foundation Meeting,
    • “Anthroposophy is a Christmas experience” — so we may
    • the Christmas impulse which was given to us at Dornach. For the
    • Christmas impulse must not remain a merely intellectual, theoretic and
    • Christmas and New Year, the very time in which our misfortune came
    • say: Since the Christmas Foundation impulse anthroposophical work
  • Title: Significant Facts: Lecture I: A Convulsive Element in Humanity in the Nineteenth Century
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    • the figure of Christ Jesus. —
    • Saint-Simon, mocks at angels and teachings about God. Christ Jesus
    • the One — Christ Jesus — whom the despot now beholds over
  • Title: Significant Facts: Lecture II: Ancient Occult Magic. The Ahasver Mystery.
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    • “Not I but Christ in me.” It will then be possible for
    • Christ in His living activity within earth-evolution not to remain
    • Christ within the Ego. A deep riddle is presented to us in this
    • another, one of whom has the Christ of tradition, of history, but
    • received the Christ into their inmost being in full reality, they
    • Christ into the Ego which has not developed into the necessary
    • intensity, lose the Christ. And standing in contrast to them is the
    • strength; without taking the Christ into the Ego, he desires to bring
    • not taken Christ into this Ego, there is one moment only when it is
    • possible for them to come into relationship with Christ: it is
    • because Christ came from that other world into this world in order
    • we permeate the Ego, as it has now unfolded, with Christ.
    • Life.” But Christ will forever give men to eat of the Tree of
    • experienced in the real sense only when the human soul takes Christ
    • confined themselves to purely historical Christianity was passing
    • did not know much about anything that differed from the Christianity
    • non-Christian literature, he (Petrarch) gave a very significant
    • Christianity of that time regarded as truly Christian. Petrarch wrote
    • read this non-Christian literature, and what it meant to him
    • writers who do not use the name of Christ simply because they have
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  • Title: Significant Facts: Lecture III: The Tragic Wrestling with Knowledge. The Secrets of the Future Sixth Cultural Period.
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    • Christ in His etheric form, and to take this event with true
    • go forward to a time when we find, first of all, Christ as an
    • is not Christian, that is not Christian — and so forth.
    • Christ is seeing us” — by this we shall be
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    • after Christ; the one preceding it occurred during the eighth pre-Christian
    • period prior to the eighth century before Christ; more different still
    • seventh or eighth millennium of the pre-Christian era, we find that
    • the last millennium of the pre-Christian age, a vivid consciousness
    • pre-Christian centuries the Greek felt how cosmic thought was disappearing
    • of the sixth pre-Christian century would have considered it comical
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  • Title: Kingdom of Childhood: Lecture 5
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    • a Christian way?” “Well,” said his mother,
    • “Oh well, in that case let Anna divide it in a Christian
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    • fundamental aim is an understanding of Christianity. The Sunday Services.
    • Christmas takes a very special place, and is prepared for all through
    • Advent wreath hung in the classroom. At the end of the Christmas term
    • Christmas mood. Later, in the Religion lessons, on the basis of this
    • Christianity And there is real Christianity in the Waldorf School,
    • children are gradually led to an understanding of the Christ Mystery,
  • Title: Spiritual Science and Medicine -- Lecture I
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  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture I: The Principle of Spiritual Economy in Connection with Questions of Reincarnation: An Aspect of the Spiritual Guidance of Mankind
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • great Being who was to be called the Christ united with the
    • call the Sun Oracle the Christ Oracle. The unification of the
    • Christ-Being with the earth took place when the blood flowed
    • from the wounds of Jesus Christ at Golgotha. That is when His
    • how the Christ-Being came down from the Sun to earth. When
    • Damascus, Paul beheld the Christ that was united with the
    • of Christ, of the Sun-God. To be sure, he was named the
    • Christ only much later, but we can still say that the Sun
    • Oracle is the Christ Oracle. These oracles had many
    • Only the etheric body of the Great Initiate of the Christ
    • with the exception of the Sun, or Christ, Oracle which could
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture II: Christianity in Human Evolution: Leading Individualities and Avatar Beings
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • Christianity in Human Evolution: Leading
    • Christianity in Human Evolution.
    • the spirit of our lectures here, is the Christ — the
    • Being whom we designated as the Christ, and who took
    • be in vain for us to seek the Christ-Being in an earlier
    • human embodiment on earth. The difference between the Christ
    • distinguish between such a lofty avatar being as the Christ
    • with the appearance of Christ on earth. Because the avatar
    • essence of Christ lived in the body of Jesus of Nazareth, it
    • Nazareth when Christ entered his threefold sheath. However,
    • appearance of the Christ principle in earthly evolution. What
    • characteristic of pre-Christian times. When an etheric or an
    • Christ Avatar Being appeared, all this was changed. The
    • history of Christian development is connected with this fact.
    • What is normally described as the history of Christian
    • periods in Christian development. Anyone who can look more
    • deeply into the developmental progress of Christianity will
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • their knowledge. Vishva-Karman is none other than the Christ
    • avatar on earth was Christ Himself, who lived for three years
    • in the three bodies of Jesus of Nazareth. Because Christ
    • evolution of Christendom, strange developments take place
    • Christianity spread? We can say that in the first few
    • centuries the dissemination of the idea of Christianity
    • we see that Christianity is decidedly propagated through
    • stressed the fact that the propagation of Christianity was
    • the Christ had walked on earth in a human body. In other
    • Christianity. Time and again during those first few
    • continuing propagation of Christianity, and it was emphasized
    • to the tenth, Christianity was propagated in a different way.
    • his readers with his version of the Christ idea and with his
    • perception of the Christ-Being. The Heliand, the Savior,
    • of Christianity is clothed in Central European imagery. Why
    • clairvoyant faculties, so that he was able to see Christ in a
    • way similar to Paul's perception of Christ at Damascus.
    • Through the event at Golgotha the Christ-Being had united
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • existed some clairvoyant people up to the time of Christ. We
    • the Christ-Principle, which entered Jesus of Nazareth and
    • the Christ-Principle, the Ahrimanic and Luciferic powers will
    • evolution will be reversed. Christ would not have been able
    • humanity has always been led by Christ; we can deduce this
    • after the mystery of Golgotha when Christ's blood ran from
    • incarnation of Christ brought about a remarkable change in
    • Christ's etheric and astral bodies multiplied like a grain of
    • Christ-Incarnation of Jesus of Nazareth. St. Augustine is the
    • Christ is most clearly evident, and the great significance of
    • Christ's astral body was incorporated into human beings from
    • astral qualities of Christ. These individuals were imbued
    • astral body of Christ was manifest to a high degree, as we shall
    • Christ-Ego begin to weave themselves into the egos of a few
    • individualities, one of them being Christian Rosenkreutz,
    • of a more intimate relationship with Christ, as is revealed by
    • Christ will make human beings more perfect, spiritualize
    • power of Christ will enable human beings to learn on this
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • the way for Christianity: St. Augustine and St. Thomas
    • and were not Christian or Rosicrucian in nature. This is how
    • Christ, the leading Spirit in our evolution, would be lying
    • Christ as spiritual essence.
    • ether body. The Christ has liberated us from this three and a
    • perceive the Christ, as would have been necessary for other
    • initiates of the pre-Christian era. After all, Christ did
    • years before Christ, and initiations no longer took place
    • using one's mind. However, when Christ left the material
    • of human beings suited to disseminate Christianity. One of
    • body of Christ was woven into his own etheric body, and this
    • sources of his doctrine about the true form of Christian
    • of Christ, his ego was subjected to error, and it was
    • went through all stages of doubt in regard to Christ's
    • Christianity in the words of John and Paul, the etheric body
    • of Christ began to work in him, for he speaks not of the
    • look at another great representative of Christianity: Thomas
    • reside in the astral body, and Christ's astral body was woven
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • became capable of yielding the material into which the Christ
    • Christ on earth possible, so the anthroposophical movement
    • must facilitate a comprehensive understanding of Christ.
    • Christ descended to earth in the fourth major era, and those
    • spiritual fact of our age — the Christ Impulse —
    • us? They want us to tell them who Christ was and what He
    • Christ-name today cannot tell them who Christ was, whereas
    • Christ to oppose the external tradition emanating from
    • what the Great Christ is, those who deny His spirituality
    • Christ-name, the movements who know how to express the true
    • essence of the Christ even to those who wish to hear the
    • that humanity understand the Christ-Impulse and that we can
    • say who the Christ was. Such an understanding is now only in
    • understand how the Christ-Impulse has penetrated this worldly
    • When Christ
    • Nazareth and lived three years in this sheath as Christ, the
    • Sun-Spirit. With the event of the Mystery of Golgotha, Christ
    • that Christ indwelled the three bodies of Jesus of Nazareth,
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  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture VII: The Macrocosmic and the Microcosmic Fire: The Spiritualization of Breath and Blood
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • external sign of the Christian Mystery, the most profound
    • Our Christian
    • in contradisctinction to the Savior in the Christian report
    • understands the Christian message in a spiritual sense will
    • Moses prophesied the Coming of Christ Jesus, and the
    • was later to be named “the Christ.” No godhead
    • other than the Christ is intended to be introduced by the
    • that the God proclaimed by Moses is the Christ who was
    • Christ is living. His divine essence makes itself known in
    • the Hebrew Mystery Centers knew it; they worshiped the Christ
    • the Christ in the blood of Jesus of Nazareth. By thinking
    • Christ's influence as the great model for human
    • received through its great model, the Christ-Being, who
    • Christianity has added to the ancient mysteries the mystery
    • Christ, however, saved mankind by means of what He Himself
    • Christ-Impulse can stream into it does one no longer need the
  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture VIII: The Event of Golgotha. The Brotherhood of the Holy Grail. The Spiritualized Fire.
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • the blood. We have seen that the Christ announced Himself to
    • lightning fire on Sinai. No other force but Christ spoke to
    • Christ-Event, and who is able to perceive the burning
    • spiritual fire after the Christ-Force infused itself into the
    • awakened through the Christ-Impulse can see this fire because
    • Christ-Impulse awakened the spiritual eye of human beings,
    • Both Saul, who became Paul, and Moses saw the Christ. Moses
    • being could tell him that the Christ spoke to him. On the
    • other hand, Christ appeared to the enlightened eye of Paul
    • spiritual worlds. The Christ descended much deeper than had
    • Although the pre-Christian saviors had used divine powers,
    • the Christ used human powers to save mankind. And with this
    • if the Christ had not appeared? This serious and deeply
    • hundred years each before and after the birth of Christ. We
    • the Christ Jesus six hundred years after the Event of
    • world that had the opportunity to invest the Christ with its
    • which Christ had walked. And through the connection with
    • Christ, the soul had gained the strength to find its way up
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • understanding for Christianity, what was the situation in the
    • process took place. Christ lived only three years in the
    • Christ-Individuality lived in the physical body, it filled
    • Christian writers in the first few centuries after the
    • Christ-Event still worked on the basis of an oral tradition
    • Christ-Event. However, this would not have been a sufficient
    • especially eminent heralds of the Christian message beginning
    • did he begin to become engaged in Christian mysticism of his
    • and were therefore in a position to spread Christianity and
    • built a bridge from the Christ-Event to the succeeding
    • Christian devotion will become especially clear to us when we
    • human beings became the heralds of Christianity by the very
    • astral body. Hence, they received Christianity by virtue of
    • similar to the imprint a seal leaves behind. The Christ-Being
    • speak of an “inner Christ.” Meister Eckhart and
    • relates that the chalice from which the Christ Jesus took the
    • Christian Rosenkreutz.
    • imprints of a seal, and it is in this way that the Christ-
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • the corpse was hanging on the cross, the Christ appeared in
    • can find the light of Christ — that which has immersed
    • itself into the earth, for the Christ has become the spirit
    • that this Sun God was no one else but the Christ-Spirit, who
    • yet perceive the Christ-Being. The being that was formerly
    • receiving the Christ-Spirit, let alone be permeated by it.
    • the East six hundred years before Christ. Buddha had to be
    • essence of Christianity is usually not properly understood.
    • Christianity. They knew that in spite of all their work in
    • accepted Christianity. Human beings could say to themselves:
    • “By setting up Christ as my ideal, I develop something
    • Christ had actually been on earth not as a Deva, but
    • years before Christ, Zarathustra was born again in the land
    • greet the Christ as the new Star of Wisdom. Zarathustra had
    • taught that the Christ would come, and those who were left as
    • had to make it possible for the Christ-Impulse to descend to
    • — the Christ-Spirit — entered and lived three
    • Christ-Impulse.
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  • Title: Principle/Economy: Lecture XI: From Buddha to Christ
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    • where we can receive into ourselves the 'I-being' of the Christ,
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • From Buddha to Christ
    • Christ, more precisely what knowledge they can offer from the
    • Christianity was already obscured since it had taken on an
    • external form. At a time when Christianity in the outer world
    • the Christ-Being.
    • revelation precedes the Christ. That was at the time when the
    • Christ-Being could gradually descend to the earth. What had
    • Christ-Being was known in all the mysteries. In ancient
    • represented Christ was called Vishva Karman. Zarathustra
    • Christ united Himself with the earth when the blood streamed
    • first man to see Christ in the aura of the earth? It was St.
    • Christianity. What caused Saul to become Paul? Neither the
    • Christ, but as an initiate of the cabala he knew that the
    • Christ would be visible in the aura of the earth once He had
    • Christ was.
    • The Christ
    • the earth. Through the Christ-Principle a new light has been
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    • of Christianity long before missionaries from Rome reached these islands.
    • Christian centuries, unless you realize that the inner activity of men
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    • of Christianity long before missionaries from Rome reached these islands.
    • world which he had once seen in the wide spaces of the Cosmos. Christ,
    • divine-spiritual Being of Christ was to descend and live in a human
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    • of Christianity long before missionaries from Rome reached these islands.
    • Christ. Man was to take a step upwards in evolution and to experience
    • unique world-event, as an event in world-history, by the Christ Being
    • was brought about for earthly humanity by Christ in the Mystery of
    • Christianity what had previously come to him naturally. The Mystery of
    • even come to be regarded as something specifically Christian, though
    • even five or six hundred years ago no genuine Christianity, and
    • certainly not original Christianity, would have admitted the
  • Title: Lecture IV: The Sun-Initiation of the Druid Priest and His Moon-Science
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    • of Christianity long before missionaries from Rome reached these islands.
    • The death of Baldur and the Christ-Impulse. Transition to abstract
    • the Christ-figure who could rise from death was placed over against
    • Christ-impulse was prepared. In Baldur, the God who falls into death
    • and cannot rise again, we see the forerunner, in the North, of Christ,
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    • the actual faces of Christ and Judas on the canvas. Yet one becomes
  • Title: Lecture: The Cycle of the Year: Lecture I
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    • These lectures focus on the four Christian festival seasons, elaborating
    • on the complementary nature of Christmas with Midsummer and Easter with
    • called the Christ had to say to earthly man. They sought to interpret
    • occurrence which we now call Christmas. They said to themselves:
    • its forces. At Christmas time it has breathed them in; its breath is
    • the force of the Christ Impulse has been intimately bound up with the
    • Christ Impulse, together with the outward-streaming soul element, is
    • as Christ-permeated Earth-soul is flowing out into spiritual cosmic
    • mental picture arises: While in December the Christ withdrew the
    • the Sun force (yellow) as uniting with the Christ force
    • radiating from the Earth. The Christ begins to work together with the
    • the Easter time: “If I have united myself with the Christ force,
    • which the Christ now brings to human souls from the Earth,
    • itself with the forces of the Sun and the stars. The Christ, Who is
    • itself with our soul force through the Christ Impulse — this we
    • time, impermeable by the Christ Impulse. (See drawing). At this
    • time the Christ Impulse has to live in the exhaled breath. The
    • which has become impervious to the Christ Impulse. And when the human
    • of the Christ — he plunges into an Earth which has been
    • the birth of the Christ Impulse in the ensouled Earth, the Earth must
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    • on the complementary nature of Christmas with Midsummer and Easter with
    • as Christmas is to the winter solstice, Easter to the spring equinox,
    • able to link with this thought a mental image showing the Christ Being
    • Christianity was in its inception it had been so living that Paul's
    • Christ be not risen, then is... your faith vain!”
    • Paul has here linked Christianity directly with the Easter thought,
    • the rest of the Christian festivals. In the course of the years we
    • But in the first three centuries of the Christian era, the last
    • something other than itself out of itself. In the early Christian
    • Christendom, the “Gemuets”* of men were still sensitive
    • pictured the grave of Christ and, rising out of the grave, that Being
    • Christ. They felt that by this sight their souls were transformed,
    • contemplation of the Easter thought the early Christians felt
    • we must say to ourselves: The time of the Christmas festival
    • her deeps at Christmas time. Man of course does not dwell in the
    • the Earth at the time of the winter solstice, at Christmas time, as
    • something comparable to our present Christmas festival existed, it was
    • recognized that what goes on in connection with the Earth at Christmas
    • if I may express myself in the modern sense — as the Christmas
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    • on the complementary nature of Christmas with Midsummer and Easter with
    • Christmas. Then men's souls were filled with feelings which found
    • vision of the descending Christ, Who lives for a time in man on Earth
    • the Christmas thought.
    • Christmastide.
    • man through the Resurrection of Christ would find the force to die in
    • Christ. This means, taking the risen Christ into one's soul during
  • Title: Lecture: The Cycle of the Year: Lecture IV
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    • on the complementary nature of Christmas with Midsummer and Easter with
    • our Christmas, were celebrated in connection with the old Mystery
    • which has now become our Christmas festival. But while at St. John's
    • winter solstice, in the depth of winter, at Christmas time.
    • terms what the people did from our September/October to our Christmas
    • Christmas time an intensive urge arose to knead, to mould, to create,
    • are fashioned entirely out of the earthly element. At Christmas man
    • But this was only at Christmas time, not otherwise; at other times he
    • race. At Christmas time he advanced to the experience of the human
    • conveyed out of the Earth. At Christmas time man learned to know the
    • rested there. And at Christmas time the Mystery teachers caused the
  • Title: Lecture: The Cycle of the Year: Lecture V
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    • on the complementary nature of Christmas with Midsummer and Easter with
    • about such matters during the past Christmas season, in the Goetheanum
    • diagram), which includes our Christmas time. Just as the human
    • Christmas, they said: “Beware of the Evil,” so for the time
    • Just as the other thought that lies in the Christ-Impulse must work on
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    • – choosing a poem by Christian Morgenstern.
    • Und sie schickten, gute Christen,
    • Nicht von Juden, nicht von Christen
    • Christian Morgenstern (1871-1914).
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    • In the “Terzinen” of Christian
    • Christ’s progress, and his
    • wie einst den tiefen Christ.
    • Christian Morgenstern
    • enclose me like the depth that in Christ
  • Title: Poetry/Speech: Lecture VIII: The Interaction of Breathing and Blood-Circulation
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture I: Jesuit and Rosicrucian Training
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    • From Jesus to Christ
    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • Christ-Event in so far as it is connected with the historical
    • appearance of the Christ in the person of Jesus of Nazareth. So many
    • conscientious preservation of the Christ-Principle. When we place
    • Christ-movement which above all seeks carefully for the ways of
    • accounts of the attitude of Christ Jesus towards His first disciples
    • and followers. From all that is told concerning the Christ-Event we
    • with that form of death which, in the land where the Christ-Event
    • Messiah, or the Christ — for the crucifixion had made a milder
    • Christ Jesus, through his subjection to the shameful death on the
    • account something else is connected. The influence that Christ Jesus
    • thing will be clear: for those to whom Christ appeared after the
    • impression that the Christ appeared in this altered form. But they
    • also wish to indicate something else. For the Christ to exert
    • Christ-Being.
    • before us in actuality. What the Christ brought about from person to
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture II: Rosicrucian Training and Anthroposophical Training
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    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • Initiation is essentially a development of the Christian Initiation,
    • so that we can speak of it as a Christian-Rosicrucian Initiation. In
    • earlier lecture-courses the purely Christian Initiation; with its
    • Christianity. In the thirteenth century the teaching of reincarnation
    • Christ Jesus concerning human brotherhood: that it is beyond all
    • light, its external revelation, or, as is said in Christian
    • Gospels, the leading of Christ Jesus to the mountain, the promise of
    • him appears to us in the great Imaginative picture of Christ Jesus
    • Christ Jesus and the Tempter. Then we know it is true in the Spirit
    • can taste in this moment. The picture of Christ in Gethsemane stands
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture III: Sources of Knowledge of Christ, Lord of Karma
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    • Lecture III: Sources of Knowledge of Christ, Lord of Karma
    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • concerning the relation of Christ Jesus to these higher worlds.
    • you all that the evolution of Christianity so far has been such that
    • clairvoyant knowledge to the mysteries of the Christ-Event. It must
    • be granted that Christianity has entered into the hearts of countless
    • of Christianity, must be carefully distinguished from the religious
    • inclination to Christ and the intellectual leanings towards Him of a
    • accepted the mysteries of Christianity in a deep inner way, and from
    • the Christ-Event will take place, for this is when a certain general
    • be able to attain a direct vision of Christ Jesus.
    • concerning the Christian mysteries for persons who could not rise by
    • the facts of the Christ-Event. Other persons followed these
    • the evolution of Christian humanity up to the present time. And, now
    • significance and the Being of Christ Jesus.
    • essential difference between the clairvoyant vision of Christ which
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture IV: Experiencing the Christ Impulse, Jerome and the Gospel of St. Matthew
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    • Experiencing the Christ Impulse, Jerome and the Gospel of St. Matthew
    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • means to an experience of the Christ-Impulse — an experience
    • Christ-Experience. The second way for the exotericist was described
    • gate of Initiation could come to the Christ-Event, not through the
    • Palestine, can lead on to the birth of the Christ-Event within him.
    • persons will grow up able to look on the Christ. That which has
    • by what may be called the Vision of Christ.
    • task to show further how from the usual way of experiencing Christ,
    • what may be called the Christian Initiation. In the next few days we
    • Christian Initiation and we shall also need to characterise more
    • closely the nature of the Christ-Event. Thus a picture of the
    • Christian-Initiation, and of the Christ-Event, from the Baptism by
    • What is the relation between external Christianity, Christian
    • evolution, as it appears in world history, and the Christ-Event
    • Christ-Experience.
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture V: Redemption of the Physical Body
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    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • upon the Christ-Impulse as the most profound event in human
    • full greatness, the full significance, of the Christ-Impulse, from a
    • human minds the super-sensible nature of the Christ-Being, has drawn
    • into the concept, the idea, of the Christ, the whole of human
    • concerning the Christ-Being, we must come nearer to an understanding
    • Christ-Impulse came. Let us therefore consider what we already know
    • grounding in Christology. For concerning what goes beyond Maya with
    • the Christ-Impulse and everything connected with it has first been
    • mentioned that if a Christian sage were to be compared with the
    • Christian sage would have said: ‘O wise King Milinda, thou hast
    • The Christian sage
    • which then becomes the foundation, the basis, for the Christ-thought.
    • follow from the story of Job that Christ awakens the dead and rescues
    • Christ-Being?
    • to human evolution by the Christ related to the significance of the
  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture VI: St. John and St. Paul, First Adam and Second Adam
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    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • come nearer to the fundamental questions of Christianity and to
    • means can we see into the heart of what the Christ-Impulse has become
    • Christianity in words of truth: ‘Children, love one another.’
    • essence of Christianity and of all truth for men. Before the Apostle
    • essence of Christianity, but the same words from the mouth of another
    • understanding of Christianity from far a field, so that we may apply
    • towards understanding the nature of Christianity. But if we are to
    • take up a question which is central to the whole Christian cosmic
    • conception; a question which lies at the very core of Christianity:
    • How it is with the Resurrection of Christ? Must we not assume that
    • for the understanding of Christianity it is essential to reach an
    • If Christ has not
    • testified of God that he raised Christ, whom he did not raise if it
    • then Christ has not been raised. If Christ has not been raised, your
    • have fallen asleep in Christ have perished. If in this life we who
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture VII: The Mystery of Golgotha, Greek, Hebrew and Buddhist Thought
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    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • we saw that in a certain respect the question of Christianity is the
    • question of the Resurrection of Christ Jesus. In particular, we spoke
    • of Paul, the proclaimer of Christianity, who from his knowledge of
    • the essential nature of the Christ-Impulse recognised immediately
    • that after and since the Event of Golgotha, Christ lives. We saw that
    • went on to build up a picture of what Christ Jesus was directly after
    • human Ego but by a Cosmic Being, the Christ-Being. Through years of
    • endeavour we have tried by means of words to bring the Christ-Being
    • nature of Christ Jesus, it is obvious that for Him one must rule out
    • about Christ having
    • Christ-Jesus-Being was completely independent of the human Ego from
    • comprehend Christianity unless we understand that at the time when
    • of the Christ, had gone through such a death that after three days
    • body of Christ that rose out of the grave. Just as from the body of
    • grave. And it is possible to establish a relationship with Christ
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture VIII: The Two Jesus Children, Zoroaster and Buddha
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    • rediscovering the esoteric path to Christ and of awakening to the new
    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • really happened to that Being whom we designate as Christ Jesus from
    • his thirtieth year became the bearer of the Christ. The essential
    • lectures that the words we still have today as a Christmas message —
    • unthinkable without the specific influence of Christianity. All those
    • currents, are permeated by the Christ-Impulse, but the Buddha has
    • Buddha gave to men about 500 years before the Christian era, but on
    • into itself the Christ-extract of the Macrocosm. If this bodily
    • substance of the Christ from the thirtieth year up to the Mystery of
    • with the substance of the Christ in the thirtieth year. To be able to
    • receive the Christ, this bodily nature had to be prepared, expanded,
    • Christ-Individuality entered into him, we have to do neither with an
    • Christ-Individuality. But now, through the union of the
    • Christ-Individuality with this bodily nature, by necessity the
    • in Jesus of Nazareth no human Ego, but solely the Christ
    • with the Baptism in Jordan and the entry of the Christ Individuality
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture IX: The Exoteric Path to Christ
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    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • relates to the objective event connected with the name, Christ Jesus;
    • to the nature of that impulse which as the Christ-Impulse entered
    • establish his connection with the Christ-Impulse? In other words, how
    • can the Christ-Impulse become effective for the individual? The
    • have seen that the Christ-Event is an objective fact of human
    • forth to meet us in the Resurrection. With Christ there rose out of
    • Christ-Impulse.
    • Christ-Impulse. Today we wish to add the subjective side. We will try
    • forth through the Resurrection of Christ?’
    • Christianity entered into the world as a religion, it was not merely
    • a religion for those who wished to approach Christ by one or other of
    • was not necessary for finding the way to Christ. We must therefore
    • fix our attention first on that path to Christ, the exoteric path,
    • seek the Christ by gaining access to occult powers. We must
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  • Title: From Jesus to Christ: Lecture X: The Esoteric Path to Christ
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    • revelation breaking through in our time: Christ as the Lord of Karma.
    • This book contains many of Steiner's fundamental ideas concerning Christ
    • Steiner's Christology.
    • we tried to characterise the path to Christ that can still be taken
    • leads to Christ in such a way that he can be found within the
    • note that this esoteric path to Christ Jesus was also the way of the
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact
    • of the Christ-Event had to go through the stages which you will find
    • Christian Initiation: The Washing of the Feet; The Scourging; The
    • can attain by going through this Christian Initiation.
    • lectures on this subject, Christian Initiation is very different from
    • this course. In Christian Initiation certain feelings which belong to
    • John Gospel as the Washing of the Feet, where Christ Jesus, who is
    • according to the example of Christ Jesus. In line with this example
    • making in all seven stages of Christian Initiation? From the
    • every act of devoted love. In Christian Initiation, this ought in a
    • cycles, and so have met with Christian Initiation in its seven
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  • Title: Deed of Christ: Lecture 2: The Deed of Christ and the Opposing Spiritual Powers. Lucifer, Ahriman, Asuras.
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    • blessing of karma? From a Power none other than Christ.
    • Although Christ appeared only later, He was always present in the
    • Sun”, of Christ. In the old Indian epoch of civilization the Holy
    • I AM) as the harbinger of Christ. All spoke of the Christ; but where was He
    • Christ-Spirit appeared in the underworld, flooding the whole world of
    • Christ on the earth is the event of supreme importance also for the
    • The impulse going forth from Christ is in the fullest sense reality.
    • Christ not appeared. Precisely from the opposite picture — an earth
    • without Christ — you can apprehend the significance of Christ's
    • coming. Let us suppose that Christ had not come, that the Mystery of
    • Before Christ's Coming, the condition in the spiritual world of human
    • That is what would have happened to an earth without Christ. That the
    • — this is due to Christ's Coming, to the Event of Golgotha. Therefore
    • Christ is the Power who has enabled man to turn earth-existence
    • owes to the working of the Christ Event, to the presence of Christ in
    • evolution of humanity. Had Christ not come upon the earth, man would
    • Christ is verily the Light which leads out of error and sin, the Light
    • of Christ's Deed only by realizing with full clarity of understanding,
    • the significance of Christ. The Christ-Power is there in very truth —
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    • of supreme importance for the evolution of the world. The Christ
    • Christ appeared in yonder world, in the realm of the Shades, and cast
    • From what has been said you can gather that through Christ's Coming,
    • the Christ-Mystery. And outside the forces streaming from the
    • Christ-Mystery, protection in the world against the influence of
  • Title: Lecture: (On) Apocalyptic Writings - I
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    • Christianity was born in the fourth sub-race. This sub-race was
    • Man. Christianity arose in the fourth sub-race. The fifth sub-race,
    • include everything into which the stream of Christianity flowed and
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    • work, and of how Christianity too worked at the beginning, that is to
    • say, what forces made it possible for Christianity, like the other
    • Christianity, too, in the early centuries, had Mystery Centers, places
    • of the first Christian centuries found popular, simple words through
    • the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle that is
    • Christ. I was in the Spirit on the Lord's Day ...” He says that
    • Christian, from the Christian standpoint. Therefore anyone who desires
    • and feeling of a deeply initiated Christian who has himself
    • experienced the full power of the Christian revelation.
    • to the theosophist as Atma, Buddhi and Manas. The Christian calls the
    • A Christian of the first centuries would have refrained from speaking
    • Me.” These words were uttered by the great Christian Master
    • Himself, by Him through Whom Christianity itself came into the world.
    • Christian of the first period of Christianity would have spoken. He
    • non-initiate a feeble idea of what an initiated Christian of the first
    • religions, and also for Christianity in its earliest form, the
    • world-creative Will. And when the Christian says anything at all about
    • announcer of the Spirit through the Will. And so the early Christian
    • the power of will. And so the Christian said, “The Father brought
    • Spirit descends in the Cosmic Word. If the Christian wanted to picture
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    • Christ and about the relation of the writer of the Apocalypse to Jesus
    • The keystone for a true understanding of the place of Christianity in
    • Mystery-Temples was carried through Christianity on to the great arena
    • things will far rather be that the familiar Christian tradition is
    • at every point with what Christians believe. But the historic fact at
    • is related to its own fulfilment, to Christianity. In Christianity,
    • everything that pointed to Christ before His actual appearance is
    • to the Christian Mystery. Light will then be thrown on many a passage.
    • appearance of Christ as compared with other appearances. (If you have
    • Spirit, or since Christian esotericism calls the Spirit
    • “Angel.” This is Christian esotericism. First, the Word or
    • the successive stages. The Christian Initiates have always understood
    • Paul, one of the greatest Christian Initiates, could only hint at
    • in them. Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made
    • through Jesus Christ; that we might receive the promise of the Spirit
    • which is Christ. And this I say, that the covenant, that was confirmed
    • before of God in Christ, the law which was four hundred and thirty
    • hidden from them at the time when Christ, their Master, was on earth.
    • the presence of Christ. Then, at the end of the Fifth Root Race, the
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    • intellectual discussion about the nature of Christ will cease, for
    • through Inspiration it will be known in truth that the Christ was the
    • can be no understanding of the Christ. If Christianity is again to be
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    • this free religious teaching, which is Christian in the deepest
    • sense, parents who wish their children to be educated in a Christian
    • to us. As I say, the teaching is Christian through and through, and
    • Christian atmosphere. Our religious instruction makes the children
    • realize the significance of all the great Christian Festivals, of the
    • Christmas and Easter Festivals, for instance, much more deeply than
    • educate in the sense of true Christianity must realize that before the age
    • Christ Jesus. The child is exposed to great dangers if we have failed
    • tenth years onwards the glory of Christ Jesus if before this age he
    • blind rationalistic Christianity, but towards promoting a true
    • understanding of the Christ Impulse in the evolution of
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    • the Christian Church in the conversation between the people
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    • nothing was known of Christ. And it is possible to paint a
    • the surface on those occasions when, in the arena, a Christian
    • his notes to the coming into being of Christianity, while his
    • the Christian civilisation has risen to the surface of the
    • earth and Christianity is beginning to expand in Europe where
    • today as the Romans knew about Christianity find all this very
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    • “Jesus Christ” and “God” in every
    • does about Christianity.” This attitude, even in
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    • the same to say about the Christ as you, only somewhat more. He is,
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    • calls his God; if he is a Christian he calls him Christ; he confuses
    • his Angelos with Christ. This may be difficult to understand, but it
    • the one Being, Christ — whatever they may preach concerning
    • Christ, the truth is that what they say has only to do with the
    • Mystery of Golgotha, of the Coming of Christ, for the whole evolution
    • of humanity. Many there are who speak of Christ Jesus. Modern
    • — in order that this might be, Christ Jesus fulfilled the Mystery
    • of Golgotha. And when man understands Christ Jesus in the light of
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    • Christianity with particular reference to the Gospel of St. John and
    • More than once it has been emphasized that the very depths of Christianity
    • the deepest depths of Christianity are to be found in the Gospel of
    • St. John, is it still necessary to study Christianity as presented in
    • The scope of Christianity itself is infinite and light can be shed
    • recognize as among the most profound in Christianity, do not by any
    • with the Christ Event, about which all three forms of cognition
    • super-sensible world, and who therefore describes the Christ Event as
    • Gospel the messenger of everything relating to the Christ Event that
    • Christ's Kingdom as receiving their character through the inner
    • penetrate into the world of pictures and there behold the Christ
    • all times discover about the Christ Event without the help of any
    • we speak of the Christ Event, a source for us is also that great
    • John or as Christ after the Baptism — that Being stands before
    • Being who was Christ Jesus, we must trace the paths traversed by the
    • Christ Event given by modern spiritual-scientific investigation, for
    • the Creator of Christianity was announced beforehand, how the birth
    • accounts of Jesus of Nazareth before the Christ descended into him.
    • of the Christ into the three bodies of Jesus of Nazareth. Many
    • riddles of vital significance concerning the essence of Christianity
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    • Christian era the Gospel of St. John was the text that made the
    • understanding of the cosmic mysteries of Christianity. This was the
    • Gospel used by all the Christian mystics who were striving to mould
    • and nature of Christ Jesus.
    • centuries a somewhat different attitude was adopted by Christian
    • enabled them to rise into the sphere of truly Christian feeling. The
    • who longed to be filled with Christian love turned their hearts and
    • Gospel than in any other Christian document. Those who were in any
    • They could say to themselves: Christ Jesus came not
    • representations of Christian truths and what art has acquired from
    • connection between Christ Jesus and John the Baptist have their
    • in harmony with what you have previously heard from me about Christ
    • an aspect of the Christian truths that may seem not to tally exactly
    • unusual aspect of Christian truths.
    • the Christmas message. Rightly rendered, these words would be as
    • mysteries of Christianity are embodied in these words, provided only
    • must contemplate the epoch when Christ Jesus came to humanity, and
    • Christ, spread far and wide in the form of Buddhism. An investigator
    • era because we shall neither understand the path of Christianity nor
    • 2:26 And it was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see death, before he had seen the Lord\'s Christ. \
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    • Christianity — Buddhism raised to a higher level — could be
    • to portray Christ Jesus as the Healer of body and soul because having
    • to say about Christ Jesus from the standpoint of a physician will
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    • conceptions that flowed into Christianity were thereby given to the
    • the great Spirit who later appeared as Christ; it was he who proclaimed:
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    • revelations vouchsafed to humanity through Christianity are not of a
    • once and for ever as a complete record. Christ's words are true: ‘I
    • perceived by those whose spiritual eyes are opened. Christianity is a
    • — Ahura Mazdao, later called the Christ — it was
    • place, the Christ was received into the inmost nature of this Being.
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    • civilization must fertilize each other. The Christ Event was to come
    • arrived — the time of the advent of the Christ-principle of which we
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    • two Jesus-children. The Incarnation of the Christ in Jesus of Nazareth.
    • development of the central Being of our Earth — Christ Jesus
    • To begin with it will be necessary to recall that Christ Jesus, as He
    • direction to the spiritual stream of Christianity. He is the Inspirer
    • of those who strive to understand Christianity in its living growth
    • perpetual duty it was to cultivate the teachings of Christianity. He
    • stands behind the great spiritual figures of Christianity, ever
    • moment the sublime Being we call the Christ descended into his
    • the Christ Being as is indicated in the words contained in the
    • Heaven, the Christ, is now begotten — begotten of the
    • The Christ Being cannot be understood if we think of Earth evolution
    • alone. The Christ is the Leader of those spiritual Beings who left
    • Earth from outside. If we think back to the pre-Christian period of
    • appearance of Christ, we must say: When men looked up to the Sun
    • the Sun to the Earth is He who was later called Christ. In
    • pre-Christian times, therefore, this Being was not to be sought on
    • Moses, the great forerunner of Christ Jesus.
    • Christ Being, while approaching the Earth, was revealing Himself
    • beheld the Christ! But just as the sunlight is not seen directly but
    • reflected from the Moon, so did Moses see the Christ in reflection. And
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    • Christ-Ego.
    • kind of historical prelude to the great Christ Event. But we now know
    • received the Christ-principle into himself.
    • the deeds of Christ Jesus — that is, of the Individuality who
    • worked in the world for three years as ‘Christ’ in a human
    • accept narratives of a past epoch such as that during which Christ
    • Luke tells us of the deeds of Christ Jesus on the Earth in such a way
    • Christ Jesus as related in the Gospel of St. Luke?
    • Sower given by Christ Jesus to His disciples is applicable to the
    • people in regard to the words of Christ Jesus; it also frequently
    • into the soil. Then again, the words of Christ Jesus or the words of
    • it cannot thrive. The meaning, as Christ Jesus indicates, is that
    • that Christ Jesus appeared. Had He come in our epoch He would not
    • to Christ Jesus but to others as well, and the evolution of humanity
    • Christ came to the Earth. Had He come later, none of the things that
    • of Christ into the world signify?
    • when a man rightly understands Christ he learns to exercise his
    • coming of Christ signifies. The self-conscious Ego will reconquer
    • expiration of the old era. If the entry of the Christ-principle into
    • in order to be able to understand the Christ, and through this
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    • Buddha's Teaching of Compassion and Love. The Wheel of the Law. Christ
    • about in humanity at the time of Christ Jesus — and this it
    • Christ Jesus appeared on Earth was so decisive that within a
    • was in this milieu that Christ Jesus was to work. The new impulse
    • He listens to a lecture let us say on the nature of Christianity,
    • right way of presenting Christianity overlooks one essential, namely
    • that you are presenting the truths of Christianity in a form suitable
    • relatively unimportant compared with what took place when Christ
    • rôle. Until the coming of Christ Jesus the fully self-conscious Ego
    • Christ Jesus had not come to the Earth. What would have happened? As
    • When Christ Jesus
    • should stream from it — that was the Deed of Christ Jesus on the
    • with love. To those around Him Christ could speak to the following
    • In memorable words Christ Jesus said to those around Him that whether or
    • not an individual will become Christian does not depend upon his personal
    • time’, Christ Jesus wished to make it understood that the old leaven
    • the times. Hence Christ Jesus called what the Scribes and Pharisees
    • the present age what Christ Jesus said of the Scribes and Pharisees?
    • in the sense of true Christianity, are very often the holders of
    • kind of action consistent with discipleship of Christ Jesus would be
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    • Christianity
    • of two modes of Initiation in olden Times. The Christ-principle and the
    • the time when for three years Christ was on Earth, and the preceding
    • a wonderful account of the mission of Christ Jesus on the Earth, as
    • woven into Christian teachings, how is it that in the latter there is
    • even in the Christian era, and have undergone the available
    • teaching been proclaimed in the early centuries of Christendom in the
    • Christianity. In a certain respect the Gospel message was entrusted
    • absolutely necessary that what was proclaimed by Christ Jesus should
    • Did Christ Jesus and
    • within itself the all-embracing Christ-principle.
    • must now, in imitation of Christ, gradually develop what was present
    • only the impulse, as it were the seed, that Christ Jesus was able to
    • Being who appeared on Earth as Christ had to take care that His
    • In what manner Christ
    • Lazarus, Christ Himself ‘raised’, ‘awakened’,
    • But Christ had also to provide for the appearance, in later times,
    • How an Individuality was ‘awakened’ by Christ for this
    • of Nain lies the mystery of the progress of Christianity. Whereas in
    • so profound that Christ admitted only a few to witness the act and
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    • Christ” to a group which called itself Die Kommenden.
    • from Buddha to Christ and to present Christ as the culmination of
    • Christianity As Mystical Fact,
    • “From Buddha to Christ”.
    • addressed the lectures “From Buddha to Christ”.
    • Christianity. Nevertheless, his is not really the appropriate way to
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    • what might well be called an anti-christian one. In her
    • Christianity, and that she had a deep antipathy towards Judaism and
    • Christianity. Blavatsky depicts everything which comes from the
    • religions: in other words, an expressly anti-christian perspective,
    • salvation of mankind in this anti-christian perspective. And second,
    • exerted by such an anti-christian perspective specifically on people
    • with a Christian outlook — less so perhaps on those with a
    • In respect of Blavatsky's anti-christian perspective, I want only
    • anti-christian perspective. That was Nietzsche.
    • It is difficult to be more anti-christian than the author of
    • The Anti-Christ.
    • for the anti-christian outlook of these two personalities. But to
    • Try to imagine for a moment what it was like in Christian countries
    • speak through what was accessible to the senses. Christianity and its
    • something pictorial. And this Christian teaching remained
    • religious life through Christianity but alongside that to modern
    • learning also. As a consequence, the two — Christianity and
    • education cannot be used to prove Christian truths. So from childhood
    • Christianity.
    • Christ, are no longer able to speak to the broad spectrum of people
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    • anthroposophical movement for Christianity to be asserted,
    • guidance of H.P. Blavatsky had adopted an expressly anti-christian
    • anti-christian attitude, a perspective which I also mentioned in
    • Christianity As Mystical Fact,
    • is impossible, above all, to discover the nature of Christ on this
    • Christ ever more closely, has scattered and lost it.
    • education provide a direct link to an explanation of Jesus Christ
    • explanations of Christ, it is necessary to lie. And so he chose
    • knew about Christianity.
    • No one has been more cutting about Christianity than Nietzsche,
    • he formulates his tremendous indictment of Christianity, which is of
    • events which happened in anticipation of Christ. Those who were
    • familiar with the impulses of the ancient Mysteries when Christianity
    • saying about Christ Jesus. She could not, of course, understand the
    • the Christian god stands on a lower level than the content of the
    • That was not the fault of the Christian god, but it was the result
    • of interpretations of the Christian god. Blavatsky simply did not
    • century AD, Rome took possession of Christianity. The empirical
    • path to the spirit. Rome forced Christianity to adopt its outer
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    • Gospels, over Genesis, the Christian tradition as a whole,
    • Christianity as such.
    • Christianity As Mystical Fact,
    • anthroposophical understanding of Christianity was essentially the
    • gave lecture cycles on the various parts of the Christian tradition
    • the time in which the Christian side of anthroposophy was worked out,
    • following on from the historical tradition of Christianity.
    • discovery of the boy who was to be brought up as Christ, or to become
    • Christ, and so on. And when people who did not want to be involved in
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    • science. Everything else is invalid. Christianity teaches that Christ
    • consequence there is no justification for Christianity. Therefore,
    • The Anti-Christ.
    • Anti-Christ;
    • penetrating the Mystery of Golgotha and Christianity. The other
    • which would once again enable the presentation of true Christianity
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    • keep to the name Gabriel, in accordance with the Christian-Judaic
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    • organology. For it was as Cosmic Man that Christ came from the Sun.
    • Christology can grow.
    • Cosmos, to the recognition of evil and to knowledge of Christ, the
    • of Christ when all that is disclosed to occult investigation and
    • of the figure of Christ, the spiritually-living figure, which I
    • give a musical expression of the Christ Impulse already existed. It
    • the introduction of the Christ Impulse into the phenomenal world where
    • it seeks to give expression to the purest Christian spirit, has been
    • fails to portray the real significance of the Christ Impulse in the Cosmos
    • able to portray this Christ Impulse musically, in tones that are
    • by Spiritual Science, it will find ways of expressing the Christ
    • the Christ Impulse in the Cosmos and the Earth can be awakened
    • Christ.
    • the “Hallelujah” of the Christ can ring out from
    • The Christ
    • depend entirely upon mankind — the true nature of the Christ
    • Anthroposophy and the Christian enigma shall be solved through
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    • organology. For it was as Cosmic Man that Christ came from the Sun.
    • Christology can grow.
    • Cosmos, to the recognition of evil and to knowledge of Christ, the
    • of Christ when all that is disclosed to occult investigation and
    • of the figure of Christ, the spiritually-living figure, which I
    • give a musical expression of the Christ Impulse already existed. It
    • the introduction of the Christ Impulse into the phenomenal world where
    • it seeks to give expression to the purest Christian spirit, has been
    • fails to portray the real significance of the Christ Impulse in the Cosmos
    • able to portray this Christ Impulse musically, in tones that are
    • by Spiritual Science, it will find ways of expressing the Christ
    • the Christ Impulse in the Cosmos and the Earth can be awakened
    • Christ.
    • the “Hallelujah” of the Christ can ring out from
    • The Christ
    • depend entirely upon mankind — the true nature of the Christ
    • Anthroposophy and the Christian enigma shall be solved through
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    • that at the approach to Christmas he fell into a kind of
    • secrets. This is why the days around Christmas were always
    • tells of these experiences Olaf Åsteson had between Christmas
    • He laid him down on Christmas
    • He laid him down on Christmas
    • ‘I laid me down on Christmas
    • At the side of Jesu Christ
    • The Lord of Judgment, Jesu Christ
    • days from Christmas over New Year until roughly the 6th of
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    • churches — you will see that the Christian churches are related
    • one will not understand how the Christian element evolved if one does
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    • into this and experiences in herself the whole life of Christ Jesus up to His
    • it can easily be despised, leads to a right understanding of the Christian
    • religion. For it is emphasised that the Christian religion shows how God came
    • promote a right understanding of the Christian religion.
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    • and that of Christianity on the other, from the standpoint of Spiritual
    • sources of every religion — including Christianity, the basis of
    • Science, so that we may then compare it with the spirit of Christianity, we
    • from Buddhism to Christianity, we could — though it has never been done
    • — rewrite Nagasena's examples in a Christian sense, somewhat as
    • Christian and that the ensuing conversation is permeated, with the spirit of
    • Christianity. Nagasena would then have to say: “Look at your hand! Is
    • Christian sense: “True, the axle is not the chariot, for with the axle
    • Christian approach sees the parts of a chariot, or of any other object, in
    • can see that both the Christian and the Buddhist approach to the outer world
    • Christian way of thinking make of all this? It regards any single part of the
    • earth-life. For Christianity, the principle that holds a man together is a
    • connected with a final difference between the Christian and Buddhist
    • obviously not be right to call Christianity a “religion of
    • Christianity in its right relationship to Buddhism from this standpoint, we
    • could call it a “religion of rebirth”. For Christianity starts
    • experienced, that we should look on Christianity — a religion for which
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    • ourselves more perfect — as many Christians did during the Middle Ages
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    • call the Christ-Impulse.
    • Christ-impulse that first made it possible for humanity to realise that God,
    • in our inward life. Only by understanding the divine humanity of Christ Jesus
    • nature in their own inner life, it was necessary for Christ to enter into the
    • evolution of humanity as an external historical-event. If the Christ, a
    • Christ Jesus, he could equally well say that we should have eyes even if
    • recognise the Christ-nature if the Christ-Impulse had not entered into
    • so the historical Christ-Jesus makes possible what we call the entry of the
    • that external understanding for the Divinity of Christ Jesus was born in the
    • Roman world, at the beginning of the Christian era, and the further westward
    • played into each other's hands. We see the sun of the Christ-nature
    • preparing the way for understanding the Christ. Hence the victorious advance
    • of Christianity is towards the West, not the East. In the East we see the
    • eastern world. Christianity takes hold of the western world, because
    • Christianity had first created the organ for receiving it. Here we see
    • Christianity brought into relation with the deepened element in western
    • culture: the concept of conscience embodied in Christianity.
    • and the greatest event in the evolution of mankind, the Christ-Event. Hence
    • human evolution, on the one hand by the light of Christ, shining from
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    • Christian era. Here we encounter the great mediaeval personality who leads us
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    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • of our [Christian] era. I will speak of the events, the forces
    • prayer the Christ Jesus' disciples attributed to him. Jesus of
    • which Christ proclaimed to his followers could
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    • Prayer, and the temptation of Christ after the Baptism.
    • life of Jesus Christ, I would like to mention some indications
    • evolution, for example about the truth of the Christ-impulse,
    • the truths of the Christ-impulse, also other thoughts about the
    • order that the Christ-impulse could stream into the earth's
    • Christ-impulse is brought about in that the suffering is
    • spiritualized by the Zarathustra-I in them, the Christ-being
    • described him. He received the Christ-being, the
    • Christ-impulse”. But we can also consider it differently,
    • up Christ to the earth than it was for humanity to receive
    • Christ.
    • happened as the Christ-being descended into the body — or
    • Popular Christianity says what I have just
    • took the Christ-being into himself he had to go into the
    • Gospel writers. It could also be said that now the Christ-being
    • think that Christ, because he belonged to a higher world from
    • The Christ-being had all possible
    • capacities of all the other people on the earth. But Christ was
    • which now served Christ to confront a being who could arouse
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    • Christmas tree, they remind themselves that all that is outside in
    • from which the Christmas tree is made should become for us a symbol
    • of love. It is commonly thought that the Christmas tree is a very old
    • made use of at Christmas time. When the Christmas plays, for example,
    • kind of Christmas tree in his hand. This was a branch of the juniper
    • that has such wonderful berries; the juniper was the Christmas tree.
    • of the earth through Christ.
    • Christmas tree. To them the juniper tree was a kind of Christmas tree
    • Christmas tree.
    • as a kind of Christmas tree, and which is the same for the birds as
    • I should like to wish you a happy, cheerful Christmas Festival, and one
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    • rather from the Roman Pope. Dear Christians! Whoever would
    • Imagine in front of you, dear Christians, there stands a
    • superior, invented the powder? None of you, dear Christians,
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    • early centuries of Christendom in Europe.
    • centuries of Christendom.
    • of things. We see the gradual spread of Christianity, but no trace of
    • Christian era. This is the decisive time in the process of the decline
    • of the Roman Empire. The headway made by Christianity was such that
    • Christians and to place Christianity on an equal footing with the old
    • reigned supreme for centuries, had been absorbed by Christianity but in
    • we find the Roman priesthood spreading Christianity among this peasant
    • Christianity. Augustine writes these Confessions in the year
    • to offer, and, to begin with, he cannot accept Christianity. He stands
    • Christianity as opposed to the Athanasian Christianity of Augustine.
    • the pagan thought of antiquity is permeated with Arian Christianity.
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    • became, so to say, christianised. The lower classes of the Roman people
    • these nomadic peoples Christianity was absorbed into the ancestral cults
    • of Arian Christianity. The dogmatic conflict in the background is not so
    • important. The important thing for this Arian Christianity, which traveled
    • by a path which did not lead through Rome, is that in it Christianity
    • Christianity that Augustine experienced had passed through the culture of
    • ideas and had turned from them towards Christianity in the way I have
    • through the adoption of Christianity, the culture of the Catholic clergy.
    • culture of Catholic Christianity.
    • they believe themselves to be entirely Christian, stress the point that
    • about forgiveness of sins. We see objections made against the Christianity
    • rejects the view that a relation to the spiritual world or to Christ can
    • Christianity lived, in contrast to the other background that originated
    • A.D. onward Christianity is propagated in the Latin
    • only the outer form of what went on in the souls of men. Christianity was
    • mixed with the Christ and His deeds, and what comes from the human being
    • the Christian element is received. We see it in ‘Der Heliand’
    • and other poems which arose out of Christianity but always we see
    • Christianity much of oriental culture, of the earlier spiritual life. And
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    • wisdom. The Christ event is a different matter. For that is an actual
    • of Golgotha were drawn during the first Christian centuries entirely
    • event of Christianity was originally understood. Everything progresses,
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    • at the Christmas Assembly,December 21, 1919
    • the festive Christmas season, I have had the privilege of being able
    • to you, “That is an especially nice Christmas gift for me!”
    • And it is a nice Christmas gift for
    • the holy Christ Child. It was beautiful and grand that you could speak about
    • the Christ with such love, and that you could listen with such love.
    • They get it from the Christ, whom we think about at Christmas. We
    • we remember at Christmas time, the Christ spirit, will take joy in you.
    • of the great festival that reminds us that the Christ entered our
    • Christ is helping you, you will become what you write in your souls
    • very glad. My warmest Christmas wish for you today is that this love
    • Christmas greeting from them. When I came into the school, what
    • You see, in these days a Christmas
    • and it was deeply satisfying to perceive this Christmas mood, into
    • which the revelation of Christ speaks, if I may put it like that, in
    • spirit of Christ. Here, in accordance with the wishes of the divine
    • spirit, we do not speak the name of Christ after every sentence
    • of Christ is with us in all our individual subjects and in every
    • feel it in what came to meet you out of this Christmas assembly.
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    • all of their souls. The spirit of Christ prevails throughout our
    • we do, we do it with the attitude that the Christ awakened in us:
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    • again. Basically, it is the spirit of Christianity that wafts through
    • spirit of Christ that comes from the teacher and is to enter the
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    • that enabled Christianity in its earliest form to come into
    • become of Christianity if in the souls of the first
    • Christians the Christian impulses had not been all-powerful?
    • a different culture prevailed; we know that Christianity
    • pass because Christianity became part of the hearts and souls
    • of early Christianity in Rome!
    • early Christians — they heard the Word that resounded
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    • the earliest Christian architecture. One thought in
    • Temple to the Church of Christendom. The Greek Temple stands
    • days of Christianity the feelings of men were no longer the
    • “I” arises within him, and Christendom represents
    • of Christendom comes into being. The land becomes
    • whole territory, whereas the walls of the Christian Church
    • forms of the Churches of Christendom and also of Roman
    • Christendom, man says: ‘I must leave my work and repair
    • are separated and the Christian Church more and more assumes
    • Christians afterwards felt the precincts of the Church with
    • of the God, the Church of Christendom the framework around
    • chancel and the space for the congregation in a Christian
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    • Christian art of building separated off the edifice from the
    • The Church of Christendom is no longer actually one with the
    • Church of Christendom, therefore, could no longer be what the
    • being. The Church of Christendom was in itself a duality, the
    • us.’ This is the thought behind Christian
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    • Nature. The Christian Middle Ages must appear to us in this
    • works of Christian Art came into existence. Philosophy, which
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    • said: "Dear Christians! There are apostates from God who
    • rather from the Roman Pope. Dear Christians! Whoever would
    • Imagine in front of you, dear Christians, there stands a
    • superior, invented the powder? None of you, dear Christians,
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    • Christmas Foundation Conference. Of course he will speak here
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    • establish a mood of soul appropriate for this our Christmas
    • Christmas Conference. Let us during this our Christmas
    • universe — let us make this flaming Christmas light,
    • this universal light of Christmas into a symbol for what is
    • Christmas Conference, and what lessons have we learnt from
    • if this Christmas Conference were not to agree that I should
    • gathered at the Goetheanum in Dornach at Christmas, 1923,
    • two performances of one of the Christmas Plays, the Paradise
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    • head; the force of Christ working in the circumference,
    • the force of Christ in the circumference, out of the working
    • being who had become the Christ, the spirit being who had
    • Light of Christ in the darkness of the universe. In our
    • that original consecrated night of Christmas which took place
    • consecrated night of Christmas in ancient Palestine.
    • Light Divine Christ-Sun !
    • Christmas can give us the strength for the warming of our
    • For the Christ-Will in the encircling round
    • In Christo morimur.
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    • would please ask that spectators at the Christmas Plays
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    • founded here at Christmas. These national Societies have
    • gathered at the Goetheanum in Dornach at Christmas, 1923,
    • here and now during this present Christmas Conference. I
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    • Christ-Will in the encircling round holds sway
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    • attach great value to the meeting taking place at Christmas
    • time when this Christmas Conference itself is taking
    • Christmas 1923 the constitution of the Founding Vorstand
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    • Geering-Christ explains his point of view.
    • HERR GEERING-CHRIST: Could we now proceed
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    • For the Christ-Will in the encircling round holds
    • In Christo morimur.
    • ‘Anthroposophy, a Leader towards Christ’. May I
    • ‘Anthroposophy, a Leader to Christ’. This will be
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    • ‘Anthroposophy, a Leader to Christ.’
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    • Sun of Christ shine forth so that like shining suns they can
    • and this Sun of Christ we relate especially the closing words
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    • HERR GEERING-CHRIST: That is a misunderstanding on the
    • HERR GEERING-CHRIST: Will nothing be made public?
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    • the evening lectures during this Christmas Conference I have
    • Conference, then this Christmas Conference will send a strong
    • be the right mood to bear away from this solemn Christmas
    • taken place here this Christmas. Every day we have had to
    • Christmas Conference, this Christmas Conference which is to
    • For the Christ-Will in the encircling round holds
    • In Christo morimur.
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    • Christ-Sun,
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    • Christ came to live on earth enables him to hallow elements of
    • freedom and pure concepts, must be permeated by the Christ impulse.
    • Christianity has not reached its ultimate perfection. It is great
    • gradually be saturated by the Christ impulse. Man must learn to think
    • pure thoughts with Christ, to achieve freedom with Christ, because he
    • descent of Christ, the spiritual sun enters from spiritual heights
    • the earth today only if they are irradiated by the Christ, who
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    • reincarnated Christ. Certainly no serious person could have tolerated
    • with what modern man can grasp with the help of the Christ who lives
    • that period, one held in Christiania in 1910 on the European folk
    • cycle of lectures on science given by me last Christmastide in
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    • a renewal of Christianity. It was their belief that such a renewal
    • could be achieved only by making the Christ impulse very much alive
    • was of first concern to bring the Christ impulse to life in a way
    • the fact I have so often stressed: that the Christ not only spoke to
    • human souls at the beginning of the Christian era but has carried out
    • always be heard whenever a soul desires it, that a continuing Christ
    • the written Gospels to immediately living revelation of the Christ
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    • and said: Christianity cannot be understood through the thought
    • dog is the best Christian, because it has the best knowledge of
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    • on Christianity. They stress the relationship of the Gospel of Mark to
    • Christ-problem, more especially in its connection with the Gospel of
    • to go more deeply into this Christ-problem in a course of lectures to
    • Christ-problem did not consist merely in giving explanations of the
    • importance in the accounts of the Event of Christ is not found in any
    • Christianity, we feel we are summoned by spiritual science not only
    • problem and the figure of Christ. If this satisfied present day
    • Christian circles and has been accepted for centuries, but which
    • understanding and new conclusions with regard to Christian truths are
    • means that aid us in deciphering Christian truths there is one that
    • understanding the problem of Christ, but may, if rightly received,
    • actually lead us to a true and full appreciation of Christ Jesus.
    • Therefore I believe that a study of the Christ-problem cannot be
    • the Christ has been, is, and can continue to be to mankind.
    • the term — the “Christ-Problem.” I have always said:
    • Christ-problem from four points of view, and we find in fact that the
    • to you the importance of the Event of Christ to man we returned ever
    • impulse we shall continue the work of explaining the Christ-problem
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    • when considering the Christ-problem from all possible sides must
    • mighty Event of Christ, and that they must he compared one with
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    • Christ-Impulse. The greatest spiritual Reality entered
    • evolution with the Christ Principle, with that which, like a last
    • physical plane in the Being of Christ, and that which man had
    • Christian centuries it was quite impossible for men to grasp the
    • spiritual nature of Christ with the thin thread of ideas spun from
    • first quite incapable of comprehending Christ except through faith;
    • why Christianity had at first to be a matter of faith; only later,
    • hundreds of years Christianity was only a matter of faith, and had to
    • Pre-Christian culture
    • day. The coming of the Christ-Impulse made this possible. It will
    • be able best to evolve towards the real, historic Christ, when all
    • Impulse of Christ will in future rise (ausleben) in man in the same
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    • Christianity as Mystical Fact,”
    • In studying pre-Christian ages we find that many persons passed
    • This was how it was in pre-Christian times.
    • What meaning for Christianity had these initiations into the ancient
    • Mysteries? What was their significance towards the Christ-Impulse?
    • pre-Christian times. An individual initiated in accordance with
    • kingdoms. But in the case of Christ Jesus something was present by
    • baptism in Jordan. The Spirit of Christ then entered into him. From
    • the person of Christ Jesus was initiated in so open a way — the
    • Spirit of Christ spoke to the people around Him of the Mysteries of
    • biographers in so far as they described the life of Christ by saying:
    • Nazareth, into whom the Christ entered, which we have seen happen
    • also for all it has to tell us about the Christ-Event.
    • What is the fact of greatest importance in the Christ-Impulse? The
    • the Christ-Impulse was drawing near; picture a man of the earlier
    • pre-Christian centuries. If wishing to enter the spiritual world he
    • belonging to pre-Christian times. What then was the position of a man
    • up within it came first to man through the Impulse of Christ. This
    • Christ-Impulse was approaching. They might have said: —
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    • on Christianity. They stress the relationship of the Gospel of Mark to
    • indicated concerning the profundities of the Christian Mystery, an
    • persons were mainly found in olden times, that is in pre-Christian
    • Mid-Western Asia, but not among the peoples that in pre-Christian
    • you already know in connection with the Christ Event you might ask:
    • Christ came down and entered into a human being — as Divine
    • the same, only here it is carried out in its sublimest form: Christ
    • human personality was organised into which the Christ entered; the
    • Gospel according to Mark describes the nature of the Christ, tells of
    • because Mark describes the Christ who had entered into Jesus of
    • the Gospels of Matthew and Luke describe the path the Christ
    • describes the kind of temptation Christ had to pass through when He
    • Christ Jesus
    • has come down into them from above. Only in the form of Christ are
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    • on Christianity. They stress the relationship of the Gospel of Mark to
    • the Gospel of Mark. This passage tells how Jesus Christ, after He had
    • Christ Jesus. For I have already remarked that the Gospels as well as
    • we find Beings called in Christian esotericism, Angeloi or Angels;
    • those who sat in the synagogues when the Christ appeared among
    • the first to grasp the nature and Being of Christ through direct
    • the Event of Christ and in the Event of Golgotha the central point of
    • Atlantean times, and up to the time of Christ. Then came the Event of
    • with Christ, the “new Adam,” the “Adam” that
    • everyone can put on through union with the Christ.
    • see in the man of Lemurian times, and on into pre-Christian humanity,
    • receive within him the Christ-Impulse. One day he will again enter
    • Christ the true central point of the whole earthly evolution of man;
    • belongs to an age immediately preceding that of Christianity. It was
    • receive later through the Christ Event.
    • leader, of pre-Christian civilisation in Greece. They recognised
    • Christianity of St. Paul, is called the “Son of Man.” You
    • have I begotten Him!” This means: Now is the Christ
    • Nazareth. Christ was actually born in Jesus of Nazareth at the moment
    • this — Paul said, “Not I, but Christ in
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    • on Christianity. They stress the relationship of the Gospel of Mark to
    • the Christ Impulse is put before us in the story of a child.
    • Christ-Impulse in this Gospel only goes back to the origin of the
    • Christ Being as he developed out of the Hebrew people. When we pass
    • on to the Gospel of Mark we meet with the Christ-Impulse directly.
    • foretold the coming of the Christ-Impulse, it describes the baptism
    • the Christ-Impulse, but this time it goes much further back as
    • of Christ. In the course of the spiritual development we have
    • abstract spirituality of Christ — the Gospel according to
    • Christ-Impulse as this passed through the ancient Hebrew people.
    • really very silly things about it. It is where Christ Jesus came out
    • Paul: — “Not I, but Christ in me!” will become ever
    • receives into it the Impulse of Christ, we ought to feel that this
    • experienced through the events of Palestine by Jesus Christ, as a
    • wherever Christ is taught from an inward understanding of Spiritual
    • in prophetic images as the Events of Christ in the Gospel according
    • sense in which Christ spoke of it will say in the near future:
    • spirituality as Thee, that is as the Christ.” And He
    • amazed, took the Christ aside and pointed out that such things
    • should not be spoken of openly. Then the Christ turned Himself
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    • so we may call it — the Christ-idea, developed out of the
    • ancient Hebrews as the Christ-idea does to the believers in Christ.
    • essence of Christianity Jahve did not really differ very greatly from
    • the Christ Himself. We must realise far more clearly the inward
    • connection between the Christ-idea and the Jahve-idea. It is very
    • Christ with direct sunlight, then Jahve might be likened to sun-light
    • can feel the passing over of the reflection of Christ into Jehova, or
    • of Jehova into Christ, as men feel the difference between moonlight
    • and sunlight — Jahve being an indirect and Christ a direct
    • religion of Christ a “sun-religion” (and we can use this
    • preceding Christianity, we have a sun-religion prepared for by a
    • Christian religion and the symbol of the sun; but where thoughts are
    • time the Impulse of Christ entered, and that through this Impulse the
    • reached the Christ-Impulse begins to affect it and will continue to
    • Christ-Impulse. The Christ-Impulse was poured forth at the beginning
    • and in the middle of this period the Christ-Event took place. In the
    • and the fifth ages we have the Christ-Impulse. This relation-ship is
    • took place in pre-Christian times during the ancient Hebrew
    • civilisation appears again in a certain way in post-Christian times
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    • the great Beings, who in pre-Christian times instructed
    • strengthened this teaching by introducing into it the Christ so that
    • — the Christ who had now become the great leader and guide of
    • tell the world to-day concerning the Christ; you will realise how in
    • humanity did in fact further arid support the teaching of Christ in
    • the Christ. When we are aware of this connection we catch a glimpse
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    • this view of Cusanus, you get an idea of the fact that Christianity
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    • the way how true, real theosophy is to be found in the really understood Christianity,
    • Society compared with Christianity.
    • to be nothing else than a servant of Christianity. It wants to serve trying
    • to extract the deepest core, the real being from the Christian denominations.
    • Thereby it expects to take nothing away from anybody who is attached to Christianity
    • whose heart is connected with Christianity. On the contrary, those who understand
    • the theosophical movement know that just the Christian can receive a lot that
    • many disputes, which have today taken place everywhere in the Christian confessions,
    • Christianity originally following the founder of Christianity. Go back to the
    • early times of Christianity, possibly to Clement of Alexandria,
    • up with Christianity in serious work. One went to work critically above all
    • truth is, he tried to outline a picture of Christianity independently. Now this
    • the stories about the person Jesus Christ that formed in the times in which
    • Christianity came into being are nothing else than myths which the imagination
    • look in the Christian confessions — you never will find a certain word
    • in a personality, in similar way as in the first Christian century when all
    • which stands at the beginning of Christianity only as a human being and wants
    • the image of Christ to the field of the purely actual.
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    • Christianity everybody who thought and tried to explain the human being considered
    • him as consisting of body, soul and mind. Go to the first Christian church teachers,
    • Christian science and dogmatism. Later one regarded this teaching as dangerous
    • within Christianity. One thought that the human being would become too arrogant
    • of the trichotomy got lost more and more to the Christian science which cared
    • that they speak under the influence of a Christian dogma. One believes —
    • which approach from some sides — according to the Christian Middle Ages
    • only some years before Christ. Somebody who investigates the conversation sees
    • ways on which still the sages of the Christian Middle Ages looked for the soul
    • Christian researchers, about that of the Middle Ages. Nevertheless if anybody
    • which have led the first Christians and the great Christian Church Fathers to
    • a scholar centuries before Christ what has been found on quite different ways.
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    • the Christian. And now this basis of spiritual truth was removed from any human
    • Christian culture spread over the countries of the Mediterranean Sea, it appeared
    • that the cult actions and the ceremonies of Christianity and also most of Christian
    • pagan world what God revealed to the Christian church. — However, it is
    • an odd imitation which leads the way of the original! The whole Christianity
    • that of the authoritative Christian faith, as Augustine characterised it, was
    • that of the Rosicrucians, the deepest and most significant one, founded by Christian
    • like Solomon's temple, like the body of Christ and ... like something else that
    • these phenomena as a religious Christian. Because he had tendencies to be a
    • religious Christian, the whole world seemed to him to manifest nothing but the
    • truth of the Christian teaching. Because at the same time natural sciences made
    • claims, we see a mixture of the purely Christian standpoint with the standpoint
    • book he informs us that he was educated as a farmer boy like a Christian, but
    • he realised soon that the Christian faith can deliver no conviction, because
    • or Gladstone, Wallace, Crookes who assumed angelic spirits of the old Christendom
    • faced these facts tried to understand them in his way. The Christian faith found
    • Christian
    • Christoph Oetinger (1702 -1782), Swabian theologian and theosopher
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    • field was only conquered by the spirituality of the Christian time. It is the
    • Plato it begins that the moral being separates itself. Christianity conquers
    • art by imagination spiritually, Christianity conquered the physical morality,
    • and the telescope have conquered the world. As well as the Christian art conquered
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    • who stands, for example, on the Christian point of view asks himself rightly:
    • what does a religion like Buddhism mean to somebody who has a Christian confession
    • or is educated in a Christian surrounding. Is Buddhism not a religion that was
    • what was called Gnosticism during the first Christian centuries. Knowledge by
    • old Jews, also Pythagoras and Plato, and, finally, the teachers of Christianity.
    • Christianity knew this difference
    • between any kind of esotericism and exotericism. The Christian Gnostics of the
    • of these great Christian teachers know to tell how their souls were completely
    • Christianity who had turned away from Christianity because of the interesting
    • scientific facts. The theosophical movement has deepened this Christianity again,
    • it has shown the true, real form of Christianity, and it also has led many of
    • those to Christianity who had no longer been able to satisfy their souls and
    • internal core of Christianity, and to show it in its true figure. However, it
    • absolutely from our European culture, from the Christian culture without pointing
    • of life. Nirvana is exactly the same about which also Christianity speaks. But
    • only those who were initiated into the deeper secrets of Christianity can point
    • One cannot deny that the true Christians
    • we attribute such a quality to the divine being — as this Christian esotericist
    • of Cusa renewed this view in the 15th century, also the Christian mystics,
    • if we look for the European, Christian terms of it.
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  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: The Christ Impulse in Historical Development - Lecture 1
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    • Christianity, such as his influence on G.E. Lessing and Madame Blavatsky.
    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • THE CHRIST IMPULSE IN HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT
    • time after the Christ Event people did not think as intellectually as
    • the perception of the Christ in the etheric body. Just as the Christ
    • that in this twentieth century a beholding of the Christ will occur
    • be able to see the Christ in the etheric, which means that we shall
    • can see the Christ. The next three millennia on earth will be devoted
    • trained clairvoyant experienced the Christ by means of certain
    • possible to see the Christ clairvoyantly. But to meet Him, now that He
    • This places the exalted Being that we call the Christ altogether in a
    • help the world forward. But those events are different from the Christ
    • Event. Christ did not come from another human individuality, He came
    • or Buddhas we do not come near to the Christ. For Christ is a
    • Being whom we call by the name of Christ or by other names will also
    • must learn to understand the Christ Being who lived for three years on
    • you will find details about the two Jesus boys. The Christ Event was prepared
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • THE CHRIST IMPULSE IN HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT
    • Gospel, which came to significant expression in the Christmas message:
    • the great Christian truths. And if you investigate all this you find
    • human beings, in the case of the Christ Being we have a cosmic
    • here on earth, who belong to the earth. The Christ Individuality comes
    • only three years. The uniqueness of the Christ Individuality was that
    • just as the Christ Being descended through the baptism into the
    • The etheric Christ will be perceived through the development of the
    • being weaves into himself. Why was Christ here in a physical body? It
    • to perceive the Christ more and more in the etheric.
    • who have always been able to find the Christ, but human beings through
    • their natural development — will be able to see the Christ as an
    • around the future Christ event. And if we look at the whole of
    • that there will be a kind of chemistry pervaded by the Christ Impulse,
    • and a kind of botany pervaded by the Christ Impulse, and so on. The
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  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: Rosicrucian Christianity - Lecture 1
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    • Christianity, such as his influence on G.E. Lessing and Madame Blavatsky.
    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • ROSICRUCIAN CHRISTIANITY
    • founded group bearing the great name of Christian Rosenkreutz,
    • about Christian Rosenkreutz at greater length. What is contained in
    • the mystery of Christian Rosenkreutz? I cannot tell you all about this
    • personality in one evening, so we shall speak about Christian
    • To speak about Christian Rosenkreutz presupposes great confidence in
    • Christian Rosenkreutz is an individual who is active both when he is
    • Great forces emanating from the etheric body of Christian Rosenkreutz
    • and a Christian Rosenkreutz stream has been active in spiritual life
    • seen now in the theosophical movement. Christian Rosenkreutz gave an
    • with Christianity, were conscious that the external Christianity of
    • the Church was only a caricature of the real Christianity. They were
    • permeated with the greatness of Christianity, although in the outside
    • way into just one aspect of Christianity. Their endeavour was to unite
    • twelve, but in a new form. This new form was as though given by Christ
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • ROSICRUCIAN CHRISTIANITY
    • Christian Rosenkreutz. This work began in the thirteenth century, is
    • Christian Rosenkreutz, and all that took place between the council of
    • the twelve and the thirteenth. When Christian Rosenkreutz was born
    • At that time hardly anyone else came to know Christian Rosenkreutz
    • apart from these twelve. This is not to be understood as if Christian
    • the same until today. However, the etheric body of Christian
    • Christian Rosenkreutz selects those whom he wants to have as his
    • kind: Christian Rosenkreutz chooses people so that, for instance,
    • a follower of Christian Rosenkreutz. For that is his way of calling
    • experience can tell himself: Christian Rosenkreutz has given me a sign
    • from the spiritual world that I belong to his stream. Christian
    • karma. That is the way in which Christian Rosenkreutz makes his choice
    • having met Christian Rosenkreutz in the spiritual world between his
    • last death and his last birth. Christian Rosenkreutz chose us then,
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  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: Jeshu ben Pandira - Lecture 1
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    • CHRIST IMPULSE
    • During this epoch Christ worked on earth in a physical body. Since the
    • the forces existing in the physical world, Christ had to appear on the
    • refer to philosophers of the pre-Christian era; at most, to a
    • Whereas at an earlier period, when Christ came down to the earth in a
    • through which we will see the Christ, not in His physical body, but in
    • the century, a great number of human beings will behold the Christ as
    • thus. This is what is meant by the saying that Christ will appear in
    • the etheric body. Anyone who believes that Christ will appear again in
    • is a mistake to suppose that such an event as the appearance of Christ
    • The next event, then, is that human beings will see Christ on the
    • except that the appearance of the Christ will be a rebuke and a
    • beings. This will be the epoch when the Christ will manifest Himself
    • beings who have passed through the other stages will behold the Christ
    • Thus the succession is as follows: in the Greco-Roman epoch Christ
    • impulses to develop a right relationship with the Christ.
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • upward to Christ, Who will appear even in this century on the astral
    • that human beings gradually work their way upward to Christ, so must
    • lived as Jeshu ben Pandira, herald of the Christ, a hundred years
    • before Christ. Five thousand years are needed for his ascent to the
    • entered: the Ego of the Christ, the Leader of the Sun Beings.
    • differently. The Bodhisattva patterns his life on that of Christ, and
    • in the case of Christ. The ‘ego’ which has until then given life to
    • another, as was true of the Christ.
    • which, in the case of Christ, the Mystery of Golgotha occurred. And
    • who will prepare the true teaching of Christ and the true wisdom of
    • Christ in a manner entirely different from what is possible today.
    • human beings, individualities, Bodhisattvas, Buddhas, Christ. I must
  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: The Christ Impulse as Living Reality - Lecture 1
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • THE CHRIST IMPULSE AS LIVING REALITY
    • etherically visible Christ more and more clearly in the course of the
    • mainly connected with the physical plane, Christ could only appear in
    • our intellectual age the Christ will be seen clairvoyantly in His
    • conscious way. Christ will appear as a form of light to a number of
    • Christ revealing Himself from higher Devachan in His true Ego that
    • necessary above all that man learns to understand what this Christ
    • Christ Impulse is a living reality that is streaming into mankind, and
    • that Christ did not give the world a doctrine or a theory but the
    • then develop further under the nurturing influence of the Christ
    • Impulse because Christ is macrocosmically what our ego is to us
    • beyond man himself. On the other hand Christ is a macrocosmic being at
    • through their teaching, whereas Christ, working as a macrocosmic
    • Bodhisattvas who already in the pre-Christian era pointed to Christ in
    • His full reality of being; again in the Christian era they point to
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • THE CHRIST IMPULSE AS LIVING REALITY
    • of mankind by the Christ that its waves surge onwards into future
    • impulse was manifested in the incarnation of Christ in a human,
    • will manifest in such a way that human beings will behold the Christ
    • way of the Christ Impulse we are concerned with ideas which will be
    • resolutely opposed above all by the churches of Christendom. Great and
    • Christ Impulse. Hitherto, indeed, such understanding has been lacking.
    • futility of the attitude maintained by the opponents of Christianity,
    • understanding for Christianity in the modern age, but such endeavours
    • It is important to understand the real sources of Christianity, but
    • Christian Rosenkreutz has been an integral part of the spiritual life
    • rosicrucian Christianity lived in the twelve men.
    • give the name Christian Rosenkreutz to this individuality. But it was
    • influencing the development of Christianity in its true form as the
    • a pupil chosen by Christian Rosenkreutz. Already today it is possible
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  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: The Dawn of Occultism in the Modern Age - Lecture 1
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • born who had lived in Palestine at the time of Christ and had been
    • this individuality from whom this impulse originated was Christian
    • the presence of Christ Jesus the demons were ill at ease.
    • to describe to them the true nature of the Christ. But our conviction
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • be accounted a follower of Christian Rosenkreutz. For this is how
    • Christian Rosenkreutz calls the souls whom he has chosen. A man who
    • enough — has the right to say to himself: Christian Rosenkreutz
    • stream. Christian Rosenkreutz has added such an experience to my
    • karma. This is the way in which Christian Rosenkreutz chooses his
    • his last death and his present birth he was in contact with Christian
    • Rosenkreutz in the spiritual world. It was then that Christian
    • drawn from this is that the whole of Christianity is based upon an
    • whole of subsequent Christianity. And if this foundation stone itself
  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: The True Attitude To Karma
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    • The True Attitude to Karma, lecture III in The Mission of Christian Rosenkreutz
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • Intimate Workings of Karma, lecture IV in The Mission of Christian Rosenkreutz
    • I have been describing to you the first school of Christian
    • the rosicrucian stream of spiritual life. And Christian Rosenkreutz
    • the ether body of Christian Rosenkreutz works far and wide in the
    • Christian Rosenkreutz has always made use of the short intervals of
    • Christian Rosenkreutz gives them a sign showing them that they may
    • regarded as an indication that between death and a new birth Christian
    • Christian Rosenkreutz on the physical plane, however. This event may
    • be called the mark of Christian Rosenkreutz. Let us suppose a man is
    • — are not accidental. A beckoning call has come from Christian
    • that Christian Rosenkreutz bestows the life he may claim. I say
    • we may have met Christian Rosenkreutz in the spiritual world. I have
    • understand the beckoning call of Christian Rosenkreutz. To make this
    • Christian Rosenkreutz has created this sign in order to rouse the
  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: The Mission of Christian Rosenkreutz
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    • and the living etheric reality of Christ today and the future stages of
    • THE MISSION OF CHRISTIAN ROSENKREUTZ ITS CHARACTER AND PURPOSE THE
    • initiation of Christian Rosenkreutz took place in very special
    • we shall hear more about the character and the person of Christian
    • Christian Rosenkreutz, has to reckon with the conditions peculiar to
    • And so Christian Rosenkreutz, confronted by a world conception which
    • is itself a maya, an illusion, had to come to grips with it. Christian
    • initiation of Christian Rosenkreutz himself in the thirteenth century.
    • and Anthroposophic Press, N.Y., 1940.] united Christian Rosenkreutz
    • individuality who in the sixth century before Christ had been
    • an integral part of Buddha's contribution to Christianity. But later
    • It was a significant moment, therefore, when Christian Rosenkreutz, in
    • present them with this weighty fact. Christian Rosenkreutz held this
    • develop an inner life only. Christian Rosenkreutz made it clear to his
    • into the depths of materialism, and the Christ Impulse had signified
    • significant question facing Christian Rosenkreutz and his pupils; how
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    • Humanity understands Christ in His universal unfolding when the
    • actual essence of what the Christ death implied. In the night
    • riddle of the Christ. This was it, which this extraordinary
    • lives — what the Christ, what the event of Golgotha signified
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    • and one of the most difficult to understand. For Christian
    • belonging later to Judaism and even to Christianity contains a little
    • attended by Jesus. The founder of Christianity there speaks of the
    • Christ's
    • lies what is truly Christian, and it also embodies the deeper mystery
    • Christianity. Health and healing are connected with holy. A spirit
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    • human desires until the time when Christ incarnated in Jesus of
    • Christ descended into the forecourts of Hell.’ It was
    • on the other hand there was Christ Himself who was a purely spiritual
    • Christianity. Something occurred at that time in occult spheres; it
    • the Saga of the Antichrist, who was put in chains but will make his
    • appearance again, if not opposed once more by the Christian principle
    • Jesus Christ remained on the earth for ten years after His death.
    • Christ, the first Christian teachers, all adhered to reincarnation.
    • For that reason Christianity had no knowledge of reincarnation for 1,500
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    • origin? We must look to a time before the spread of Christianity.
    • Into Christianity was blended what had lived in Ireland, Scotland ...
    • of Europe, had provided the soil on which Christianity could build.
    • highest, the holiest of things. At the time when Christianity was
    • so that Christianity came as a redemption.
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    • Peter is the ‘rock’ upon which Christ founded His Church.
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    • secrets in the East. This was Christian Rosenkreutz.
    • Christian Rosenkreutz had come to an end, he had initiated about ten
    • Christian
    • Christian Rosenkreutz could not be imparted to many people, but it
    • the founding of Christianity. Through it, the earlier piety, which
    • through Christ — Christ, who is not only the incarnation of wisdom,
    • kind of piety can also develop enthusiasm. It is Christian piety,
    • Cain, however; they remain adversaries. Were Christianity to take
    • Christ would not be born within man as his brother, but only as
    • to the War of All against All. Even though Christianity had come into
    • equal in the sight of God. That is a basic principle of Christianity,
    • Revolution drew its conclusion from this Christian doctrine in a worldly
    • all tranquillity from a worldly view of life to a truly Christian
    • themselves by material violent means. Christian Rosenkreutz foresaw
    • against it. He, Christian Rosenkreutz, in his incarnation in the
    • It remains the possession of a few initiated Christians. It is sealed
    • the same as the secret belonging to Christian Rosenkreutz, who was
    • Christ, and who gave utterance to a remarkable saying at that
    • describe in a few words how this Christian Rosenkreutz came to repeat
    • Christian Rosenkreutz.
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    • by Christ. We should understand by this that he saw himself as one
    • Faustus is, in Augustine's conception, the opponent of Christianity. Here
    • distinguished from western Christianity by its different
    • interpretation of evil. Whereas Catholic Christianity regards evil as
    • unchristian and quite incomprehensible.
    • voiced the opinion: ‘I would not accept the teachings of Christ
    • century was the Christian life. The life therein is Christianity.
    • into form, to the later Christianity; even its capital city, Rome,
    • been in preparation since the founding of Christianity. It is just at
    • the time of the sixth Root Race that Christianity will be expressed
    • Christian life, as such, overcomes every form, it is propagated by
    • external Christianity and lives in all forms of the various
    • confessions. Whoever seeks Christian life will always find it. It
    • That must be created beforehand, it has to be there so that Christian
    • beings who create an Organisation, a form, so that the true Christian
    • spark of Christianity will first be truly kindled.
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    • among us has no roast meat at Christmas, and I feel the need to give
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    • expression later, in Christianity. The temple leaders guarded this
    • Christianity has a future, a new task. And we have the task of
    • generally, for a future in which Christianity will emerge into a new
    • Christianity rise in the fourth cultural epoch; it will develop
    • human souls in such a way that a genuine, true and pure Christianity
    • relationship of man to the Christ should stream out all over the
    • expounded the development of Christianity throughout the world, and
    • Christ on earth. It is always so with such teachings. For a time what
    • Jason and the search for the Golden Fleece). And Christ Himself was,
    • later on in early Christian times, represented by the Lamb. He called
    • excluded. It was made clear to those who remained that Christianity,
    • [the Baptist] who scatters Christianity as a seed, as if with a grain
    • receive the Christian baptism of fire. The coming of a
    • announce a Christ who would renew the Temple, once the great point of
    • time should have arrived when Christ will again speak to humanity —
    • [and Jesus]. While the one name J.N.R.I. denotes Christ himself.
    • ‘Earth’ is the place where Christianity itself must at first
    • again, when he has learnt to understand Christ, when the Water
    • three bodies, when the ego discovers in Christ its greatest
    • struggle to raise oneself up to a proper understanding of Christ,
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  • Title: Temple Legend: Lecture 13: Concerning the Lost Temple and How It Is To Be Restored - 3
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    • have spoken several times about Christianity and its present and
    • the Cross has had for Christianity; and today I would like just to
    • particular Cross of which Christ speaks, the very Cross on which
    • Christ Jesus was crucified. Now you know too that the Cross is a
    • symbol for all men, and it is found not only in Christianity, but in
    • basic significance for Christianity.
    • Christian legend about the Cross
    • the appearance of Christ Jesus on earth, there were two tendencies:
    • to earth through the Christ Jesus, could be received. A dwelling had
    • could be united with each other, Christ Jesus united these two
    • until, in the shape of Christ Jesus, He should arrive Who was able to
    • building wood later used for Christ's Cross. It was first given to
    • the Sons of God, the sons of Abel and Seth. Through Christianity,
    • should unite together. And it is basically a Christian attitude today
    • symbol of Christianity. What is the Cross? There are three Kingdoms
    • flow into each other, the Christ, is Himself joined to the living
    • the Christian sense he now lives in higher nature, and the Cross —
    • Christianity brought about, and which must fulfil itself more and
    • more as time goes on by Christianising the world. We have seen how
    • why the Christian churches have the symbol of the Cross in their
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    • found again. But with it we touch on Christian mysteries of a real
    • Christian truths.
    • present in early Christianity, but which has been gradually lost in
    • Christianity as it has survived in the various western Churches.
    • Christian esotericism calls this the ‘Son’ or ‘Logos,’ and calls the
    • Sub-Race and continued into the fourth. From them Christianity
    • Christ Himself, the Word made Flesh, who points to the future Word,
    • proceeded from the Christ incarnated in the Flesh. When man, through
    • mankind gradually attains to what was achieved by Christ's appearance
    • point in the sixth epoch when the Christ Principle, which is only
    • hinted at in Christianity today, finds its fulfilment. ‘No man cometh
    • prepare humanity to receive the Logos. The great initiate, Christ
    • bodies immortal. Once this has happened, then the Christ Principle
    • etheric body has still not attained immortality. Christianity
    • festival is connected with the other two Christian
  • Title: Temple Legend: Lecture 15: Atoms and the Logos in the Light of Occultism
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  • Title: Temple Legend: Lecture 16: The Relationship of Occultism to the Theosophical Movement
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    • that, through the appearance of Christ, things happened on the
    • and fourth Sub-Races. The fourth Sub-Race adopted Christianity. Then,
    • which used to live in Christianity, and as it still lives as a
    • longing in the best Christian souls, and can be won back again, then
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    • same epoch in which Christianity later began.
    • a few hundred years before the birth of Christ.
    • male counterpart. Already, in pre-Christian times, what the man [male
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    • the sexes. But the way of achieving this aim varied. The Christian
  • Title: Temple Legend: Lecture 19: The Relationship Between Occult Knowledge and Everyday Life
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    • mission of Christianity from an ethnic standpoint. The thought
    • [inspiring] this Race was to spread Christianity in its first stage
    • had its effect directly on the physical plane. Finally, Christianity
    • Christianity, carrying it to Northern Europe, whereby the Germanic
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    • adopted in the organisation of the Christian Church. And the Middle
    • Michaelangelo conceivable without the power of Christian concepts?
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    • this joyful event; the christening, and care for my wife
  • Title: Spiritual Science, History, Reincarnation, Culture, Examples
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    • Christian decades. The world is however complicated and by
    • the first Christian decades, in the manner we imagine the
    • common history of the first Christian decades to have been.
    • the so-called Christian development. What European Christianity
    • experienced the Christ impulse but in essence carried a kind of
    • these people outwardly adopt Christianity and then from outside
    • to those who had spread Christianity from the south to the
    • Christianizing impulse. These souls who accepted Christianity
    • quite different to those living with Christianity today —
    • now. However, these souls who incarnated in the first Christian
    • of Christianity from the south to the north, these incarnated
    • Japanese population; that the kind of Christianising a soul had
    • undergone through Europe's Christianizing, who now hear no
    • sound of Christianity from infancy, who only through the
    • result of the then Christianising impulse which they still
    • Christian impulses, how they originated when Christianity in
    • Christian centuries more towards the south. These are now right
    • before the founding of Christianity in Asia, in the near East,
    • way one may not identify the teachings of the first Christians
    • with the reality of Christianity. These teachings of the first
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    • Christianity,” and only stems from a particularly
    • of the holy Magdalene or Christ, or whatever. If it doesn't
    • Christianity as Mystical Fact” which had been
    • rank, Rittelmeyer, will contrast his own serious Christ
    • Michel's article: “Anthroposophy and Christianity”
    • and Christianity.” I have often indicated, also in the
    • entitled “Anthroposophy and Christianity” is
    • Roman Catholic Christianity is here puffed out to its readers
    • Ernst Michel noticed a basic truth of Christianity: “It
    • is a basic Christian truth that a person with original sin
    • the same with the description of the Christ experience and so
    • Anthroposophy has to say about Christ will not enter into such
    • covers the Christ problem in relation to what Anthroposophy has
    • “Speech is the mystery, the Son of Man Jesus Christ is
  • Title: Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 8: The Social Question
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    • will not be speaking of a Christ other than the Christ who has gone
    • in the 20th century, also where the Christ event is concerned. People
    • that the truths of Christianity may be diminished really someone who
    • truly professes Christianity? Or is it the person who knows that however
    • the soul or the spirit, these can only make the genuine truths of Christianity
    • enthusiasm will come which we need if we are to make progress as Christians
    • 6. Christoph Schrempf wrote a letter
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  • Title: Et Incarnatus Est
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    • Rudolf Steiner at Basel, in the Christmas Season of 1917. The
    • Mystery Truths and the Christmas Impulse,
    • festival whose modern symbol is the Christmas tree, is
    • Christianity, the resurrection from the dead, appears to modern
    • spiritual world, just as incredible as the Christmas mystery,
    • myrrh to the babe lying in the manger knew of the Christmas
    • proceeding from the Christ Who is to be incarnated in that
    • the impulse of the Christ. When the cosmic symbol of world
    • Christian words, “incarnatus de spiritu sancto ex Maria
    • Christmas?” Does there exist today a real consciousness
    • the Christmas tree should light up in our hearts an
    • Christ Jesus has lived in modern humanity in such a way as to
    • give rise to the thought: the Christmas mystery has its
    • eternal in the light of the Christmas candles.
    • tried to give a picture of Christ Jesus out of the
    • Christianity has become in this manner a delightful pastorale.
    • destroy of Christianity, Christ remains, a unique figure as
    • Christ of the Gospels is not historical, for we are not in a
    • inclination are of quite another kind, nor the early Christian
    • accept Christ as the model for our way of living. If, finally,
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  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture II: Goethe's Secret Revelation - Exoteric
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    • on the wall above the not too high doors. At the table, Christ
    • the prior and Christ, as two counter-images, looked at each
    • Christ should take his supper with the Dominicans in
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture IV: Bible and Wisdom I
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  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture V: Bible and Wisdom II
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    • brilliant Ferdinand Christian Baur (1792–1860) led. Baur's view
    • already appeared in the Christian communities, it were written,
    • so that John created a picture of Christ Jesus, which could
    • like a Christian up to the second century, however, it was no
    • viewpoint. If one must say on the other side that Christian
    • figure of Christ Jesus survived which prevailed for centuries,
    • ourselves, is it yet possible to speak about Christianity as
    • Christianity if we understand the documents, which tell about
    • this Christianity, purely materialistically? Is it possible to
    • answered in outlines. Let us assume that Christian Baur's view
    • word of Christianity, of the Bible as such a work which reports
    • Christian worldview based on, an effect that nobody can deny?
    • that Christ has risen, and that in the Mystery of Golgotha the
    • Christ Jesus? He does not take it, as for example the others
    • who were round Christ Jesus, from an immediate instruction. He
    • — Paul means nothing but that he has seen Christ in
    • Christ lives. He announces Christ, whom he got to know in his
    • other phenomena, because he says to us, after death, Christ
    • that time that Christ lives for someone who rises in the
    • is, you can say, what he said is set aglow by “Christ was
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  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture IX: Tolstoy and Carnegie
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    • Christianity. He strove in such a way, as if he had wanted to
    • comprise, to penetrate the liveliness of Christ's soul with his
    • own soul. With this spirit of Christ's soul, he wanted to
    • believes now to feel in his soul, what Christ had thought and
    • the spirit of Christ prevail and to get out a renewal of all
    • human life out of the spirit of Christ. With it, we have
    • putting as its next goal the renewal of the spirit of Christ
    • the renewal of Christ's life which it nowhere finds in reality.
    • affirms what he calls the spirit of Christ, which he could not
    • Christianity. He had to go back to the historical sources,
    • thinking, a Gospel that follows Christ. However, Carnegie
    • takes Christ in such a way as it is not suitable at all to our
    • understand Christ in such a way that one transfers Him to the
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture X: The Practical Development of Thinking
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  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture XIII: The Riddles in Goethe's Faust - Exoteric
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    • shows, he attained literary significance by Christopher Marlowe
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture XIV: Riddles in Goethe's Faust - Esoteric
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    • Christ, where the tempter promises all kingdoms of the world
    • Christian-ecclesiastical figures and images.” Who has
    • listened to the talks on the Christian initiation here
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture XV: Nietzsche in the Light of Spiritual Science
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    • criticises Christianity in his
    • Antichrist
    • (1895). For Christianity is that what he says a harsh but comprehensible
    • Antichrist
    • this spirit in the modern form of Christianity. It will turn
    • the whole deepness of Christianity only by spiritual science,
    • so that one can say, Christianity has been recognised up to now
    • consciousness; he did not recognise Christianity properly. Why
    • About 600 years before Christ, Buddha appeared whom one cannot
    • look at Christ now. We reincarnate in the substances of the
    • blessed, because Christ walked about it, because his body was
    • Christians spoke that way. The human being absorbs something of
    • the Christ principle in every life, purifies himself thereby
    • Christ impulse again, the illnesses would be overcome. On
    • inspired by the Christ principle. One learns bit by bit to
    • experience this union as reality. The Christ principle
    • Nietzsche regards Christianity just as the opposite of that,
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture XVI: Isis and Madonna
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    • Christian centuries in the catacombs where we find the Madonna,
    • on her knees, the Madonna of that age, because Christ has
    • highest ideal, the highest humaneness that is just Christ? In
    • appearance of Christ Jesus on earth. For Christ Jesus was the
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture XVII: Old European Clairvoyance
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    • Europe, the ground was thereby prepared for Christianity that
    • the deepest and most intensely, who appeared in Christ Jesus.
    • the personal god in Christ.
    • mysteries, long before the appearance of Christianity. We hear
    • a self-conscious ego-filled clairvoyance. A quotation by Christ
    • Jesus applies to it best of all. While Christ Jesus pointed to
  • Title: Where/How/Spirit: Lecture XVIII: The European Mysteries and Their Initiates
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    • must go back to ancient times, which preceded Christianity, and
    • culture has originated in the pre-Christian age.
    • strong Christ impulse occurred that could work stronger here
    • the Christ principle, has lived in an earthly body among human
    • that what one can experience in the figure of Christ, in this
    • biggest impulse, who finds a relationship to Christ can know:
    • the Christ impulse can flow into the human soul. Thereby it
    • Because the soul gets a right understanding of Christ, it is
    • about Christ, the search of the soul, Ceridwen, for Hu or
    • did by the Christ impulse. Let us go again back to the old
    • Christ says, Before Father Abraham was, the “I-am”
    • arrival of Christ, the world was not yet ripe and it is not yet
    • even today. Paul beheld the living Christ in the spiritual
    • Christian mysteries.
    • the Christ mystery impregnated and interspersed the druidic and
    • Christ. However, one said to oneself that the human beings were
    • not ripe in general to accept consciously what Christ brought:
    • holy Christian mystery. Who was initiated, however, into this
    • outside world. However, when the initiates of the Christian
    • nothing else than an expression of the Christ mystery. The
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  • Title: Chance/Necessity/Providence: Lecture 1: Probability and Chance
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  • Title: Chance/Necessity/Providence: Lecture 4: Necessity as Past Subjectivity
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  • Title: Chance/Necessity/Providence: Lecture 5: Necessity and Past, Chance and Present
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    • is no end to the carry-over from Christianity to western peoples of
    • such actual borrowings. The migration of the real facts of the Christian
    • ritual and of Christian thinking may be studied in this book (cf. the
    • article on Christianity).”
    • thing only in regard to the development of Christianity as the creation
    • vocabulary and concerns. That is, that Christianity as a whole represents
    • What, then, is Christianity, according to
    • Mauthner? A collection of borrowings! There were words at the time Christianity
    • began. And if we want to find Christianity in Europe today, we'll have
    • Christianity is nothing but a collection of such borrowings. The whole
    • all of Christianity means nothing more to them than a collection of
    • It is true that Mauthner didn't indicate that Christianity had to be
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    • one would have to show how the contents of the Christian
    • impulse had to come. We call it the Christ impulse, which
    • of the Christ being in the world would arise. Then one would
    • those sayings in them as Christ appeared like out of uncertain
    • Christianity. Christianity loses
  • Title: Spiritual Science/Treasure for Life: Lecture IV: On Death
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  • Title: Spiritual Science/Treasure for Life: Lecture VI: The Evil
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    • establishment of Christianity in Greece, namely to the stoics,
    • 270), the Neoplatonist, who lived in the post-Christian
    • beings repeatedly: does the old Christianity not satisfy the
  • Title: Spiritual Science/Treasure for Life: Lecture VIII: Voltaire
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    • fourteenth century. From the eighth, tenth pre-Christian
    • post-Christian centuries the development of the intellectual or
    • Since hagiography was only a collection of legends, and Christ
    • The fiend, with rage, Christ's meck
    • By Christian priests, in yearly triumph
    • Christ by Thomas à Kempis
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    • ambitions are concerned — negate myself. And Christ make
    • true in me the Pauline words, “Not I, but the Christ in
    • This prayer, addressed to God in general and to Christ in
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    • a fundamental religious impulse, with an intensely Christian
    • deeply rooted in human evolution, in the Christian development
    • religious or Christian. For instance, the main theme during a
    • power of the words: Not I, but the Christ in me. When
    • because one realizes that the divine forces of Christ are
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    • main figure of this sculpture shows the features of Christ in
  • Title: Colour and the Human Races: Lecture I: The Nature of Color
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  • Title: Colour and the Human Races: Lecture II: Color and the Human Races
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    • of Christ are true, that a cosmos originates from morality,
    • ideally orientated Christians with pathological traits strongly
  • Title: Cosmic Prehistory: Lecture I: The Threefoldness of Space and the Unity of Time
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    • not go back so extremely far; in the 6th, 7th, 8th pre-Christian centuries
    • fully in existence in the 6th, 7th, 8th pre-Christian centuries. It
    • of time was lost still earlier than those pre-Christian centuries. It
  • Title: Cosmic Prehistory: Lecture III: Romanism and Freemasonry
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    • give a beautiful understanding of Christ-Jesus, or something like that,
    • in true Christianity. It is a naiveté to suppose one can win
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    • or fourth century after Christ, in which she had acquired certain
    • with the thought of the Christ Whom we have learnt to know through
    • really live according to the Pauline saying ‘Not I, but Christ in
    • Rosicrucian Christian thoughts flowed into the later poems of this
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    • This is what St. Paul's words mean: ‘Not I, but Christ in
    • Christ-Impulse has flowed into the spiritual substance of the earth,
    • Christ-Impulse, which is to be found in the human soul. Humanity has
    • without, must now spring up within. For this reason Christ came to
    • earth. Greater and greater must our understanding of this Christ
    • at the last to understand more and more the Christ-Impulse which is
    • ultimately realizes is a gift to him through the Christ-Impu