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


[Spacing]
Searching Rudolf Steiner Lectures by GA number (GA0140)
Matches

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


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


   Query type: 
    Query was: cause
  

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

  • Title: Life Between ... I: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
    Matching lines:
    • place before entering that realm, because once we have passed the
    • cut off from him because of our feelings or affection or dislike that
    • fall into such a sleeping consciousness because then he would not
    • argument will not hold because, with such a dimming of consciousness
    • Golgotha. Because during the period of Greek civilization
    • this event, and so the Christ event had to occur because of the
    • the divine exclusively in man. Because of this, ever greater
    • that we have been able to save our consciousness because of our
    • evolution of humanity because other religions would not be able to
    • not to teach the Copernican theory because it is not contained in the
    • teaching of the Mystery of Golgotha because it is not to be found in
  • Title: Life Between ... II: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
    Matching lines:
    • may cause a shock. It is imperative not only to understand our
    • accompany us, our recollection of earthly life would vanish because
    • another factor. Because all feelings and the capacity to form ideas
    • enlarged because what the human being undergoes in ten lunar months
    • Many people say that they cannot believe in reincarnation because
    • Moreover, I have only described an average case because I have
    • cosmic sleep. Yet this objection is not valid. It is not so because
    • causes, and further development can take place just because the soul
  • Title: Life Between ... III: Mans Journey Through the Planetary Spheres
    Matching lines:
    • his physical and etheric bodies every time he wakes. Because of this,
    • we have caused in our astral body repaired?” We need a proper
    • starry heavens? It is because without our knowing it the feeling of
    • but the Being who utters them. Why is it so? It is because
    • soul of man because what it can bestow need not remain alien to any
    • justified? Is it because a Hindu might also demand that veneration be
    • 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
    • because it is able to find human beings into whose souls it is
  • Title: Life Between ... IV: Recent Results of Occult Investigation Into Life
    Matching lines:
    • difficult to accept because it strikes so deeply against our vanity.
    • do something. One should not love something because one has done it
    • oneself, but love it because it is in the world irrespective of
    • too, have to be present. They are essential because they enable us to
    • forgive because by doing so one would not express the facts more
    • to him previously because after death we do in fact encounter all the
    • course of centuries will not fade because of the spreading of our
    • any of them for outer reasons. Because we place the Mystery of
    • brother of Christ. Lucifer changed only in the course of time because
    • survive once its adherents have reached the Sun sphere because, as
    • people, because it will be understood that often the smallest things
    • because the light falls on the rose we can see it as it really is. So
    • when I had to resist a certain piece of knowledge because it was too
  • Title: Life Between ... V: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
    Matching lines:
    • Something can be communicated about these matters because, as you
    • physical world. In addition, something else may cause great pain to
    • depression caused by many a reproach is due to the fact that one is
    • in general to the groupings of people here on earth because racial
    • quite correspond because there they are brought together according to
    • Because all religions have sprung from a common source, when the
    • themselves to satisfy the longing that arose there. Because without
    • because community does not arise there of itself. This is also an
    • Christianity. Because of it human beings in the present cycle of
    • that is advanced because in our Anthroposophical Movement in Central
    • to say, “You place Christianity above Buddhism because you
    • Copernican view of the universe cannot be accepted because it, too,
    • because even now two aspects have still not been clearly
    • beliefs?” Because man must increasingly acquire consciousness
    • because the old legacy of the common source of all religions was
    • cases because I do not wish to state thereby a general law. When a
    • further life of soul because it remains there as an imprint. In his
    • Lucifer for the Christ because both use the same language, as it
    • the doctrinal content because it is the real forces pulsing through
    • my recent occult investigations. They astonished me because they
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Life Between ... VI: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
    Matching lines:
    • Gradually he is weaned from them precisely because they cannot be
    • come close to them but may not notice them because perception there
    • about spiritual science. Now because spiritual science is in his
    • the period after death this wish cannot be satisfied because what we
    • really most deceptive because on the physical plane he knows no more
    • remember Schopenhauer's words that truth must blush because it
    • over and killed, and he was not killed because he was three minutes
    • is now alive. His karma saved him from death because he started three
    • because he realizes that things are simply there whether he be aware of
    • described, and that we avoid death because we left three minutes
    • death causes us to pass through a certain period more rapidly. We
    • objective significance because in our further existence this
    • birth. They are significant because on earth we are in fact nothing
  • Title: Life Between ... VII: The Working of Karma in Life After Death
    Matching lines:
    • so? It is because ultimately our feelings are a mirror picture of a
    • of feeling we can freely experience what speaks to our soul because,
    • acquired because it lived in a physical body, also have to be laid
    • bear the peculiar quality of a certain constancy. Because they are of
    • importance after death because then, in this respect, man becomes
    • suffering during the period of kamaloca because during the first
    • Venus sphere. There can be no question of a Monistic Union because by
    • confession to another because they are so entrenched in their own
    • language of all because the Estonians and the Lapps are deadly
    • because this indicates that it is not merely a matter of the content
    • Homer the blind poet because he was such a great seer. Homer mentions
    • which is quite characteristic. At first, I resisted it because it was
  • Title: Life Between ... VIII: Between Death and a New Birth
    Matching lines:
    • will be richly rewarding because spiritual science can permeate life
    • the answer because it only observes with the eyes, and they, too,
    • given than to read to the dead because it is a strange fact that
    • early stages and because it has only just begun to have an effect on
    • because for a cold, abstract view of life they are quite meaningless.
    • if it is to live. The earth is covered with plants because the sun
    • draw death forces within our organism. They accumulate and because of
    • of our physical and etheric bodies. We die because we live
    • through the gate of death. Because of this he is able to develop consciousness
    • This does in fact occur, not physically but spiritually. Because the Christ
    • do over into a spiritual condition again because man will have
    • between living and dying because for human consciousness everything
  • Title: Life Between ... IX: Life After Death
    Matching lines:
    • this question because those who are connected with spiritual science
    • denied because it was perceived. That man has lost the immediate
    • not existent. Why? Because the souls who remained behind on the earth
    • did not seek a spiritual content, because they were only able to
    • have been quite true, because these souls were far removed from any
    • to find each other because they shared a common spiritual language.
    • In earlier periods of human evolution souls received much because
    • because spiritually they are empty. The cry of the dead is the call
    • because otherwise humanity will increasingly enter into the other
    • following. “Something lives in me that causes me to suffer. It
    • one who causes the pain.” A human being after death may
    • other. He does not know that he himself is the cause of what comes to
    • are able to think and feel along new lines, and it is only because of
    • science is able to point to the external causes but it cannot grasp
    • to discover the physical causes of happenings, then one can always
    • causes when they are justified. Spiritual science supplies the
    • spiritual causes to the phenomena.
    • spiritual causes. “Can we not explain Napoleon's
    • live?” The materialistic might reply, “Because he
    • Thus it is possible to study the causes of illnesses on a purely
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Life Between ... X: Anthroposophy as the Quickener of Feeling and of Life
    Matching lines:
    • of which it would remain perceptible. Because there is no common
    • of a loved one cannot be found after death because in the soul of the
    • understanding under considerable difficulty, or not at all, because a
    • those he has left behind because that family has not connected itself
    • of heart and mind escape us because we have been protected unawares
    • reality. They become possible only because a vast quantity of eggs
    • because people are so little aware of the endless, fathomless realm
    • is noticeable. One suffers because this urge cannot be satisfied. But
    • language he used to speak during his lifetime, because during the
    • are of a physical nature. They are caused, however, by powers that
    • of death and disease. The cause lies in a lack of conscience in such
    • of those evil beings. As truly as cause and effect obtain in the case
    • have such souls condemned themselves to such service? Because during
    • worked on its ancestors out of the super-sensible worlds, and because
    • task because many souls are involved in this process. Picture to
    • one feels that it is a mere stammering because our language belongs
  • Title: Life Between ... XI: The Mission of Earthly Life as a Transitional Stage for the Beyond
    Matching lines:
    • he would stumble through the thickest darkness. Because he has lived
    • such talents is still limited among human beings because it is only
    • unable to establish any contact with them because they live under
    • quite different conditions and because they will in the main not have
    • communities such as the anthroposophical one because here we find to
    • anthroposophist who, because of what he has previously learned, is
    • on the physical plane because materialistic ways of thought are still
    • to do this from the earth because the communities that are formed
    • strung on a thread, as it were. Some are considered to be causes,
    • because fundamentally they only live on the surface of life.
    • presents considerable difficulties today because the general lack of
  • Title: Life Between ... XII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
    Matching lines:
    • ourselves with it until we get there because when we cross the gate
    • hierarchies. Man must encounter these beings because this enables him
    • that arises because of the nature of our forefathers. Man is
    • receive the corresponding gifts from the higher hierarchies because
    • Because such souls are no longer dull but are endowed with a variety
    • Second, a life of limited ability because the soul lacks the
    • trace the path of such individuals precisely because selfish
    • incarnation, because of insufficient development, manifested a dull
    • today. Because of the particular circumstances of our time it is
    • because of an inner egoism that awaits a kind of retribution or
    • theory. One should give no religious education to children because it
    • that it is unnatural to instill such ideas into children because they
    • light on the future of the many souls who, because of love of ease
    • to a faith because they were born into it and are too easy-going to
    • forces from super-sensible realms than at present. Because of what is
    • meant here because in respect to their external occurrence they are
    • existence. Yet, although such a contemplation causes somber, painful
    • back the lives of such souls and find the causes for their condition
    • or because of illness, we find that such souls are still endowed
    • earlier from progressive evolution because they would be totally
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Life Between ... XIII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
    Matching lines:
    • his astral body all continue to exist. Because during physical
    • ordinarily imagined can also cause a soul to remain bound to the
    • this because by taking it into account we can also help the dead. If,
    • grasp. We should take account of them because they tally with
    • from the conditions of earthly existence because our language is
    • intermingled. A sense of separateness arises because consciousness is
    • the plan could have turned into reality. It was not because of
    • shortcomings but in a sense because of his greatness that Goethe was
    • from that time onwards a process of ascent has occurred because an
    • the Akasha Chronicle. Then we arrive on the earth. Because there is
    • everything, because of this our karma unfolds. Up above, however,
    • spheres.) Because Mars stands in a certain relationship to the Moon,
    • effect upon man's nature. It is because he actually passes
    • It is because he actually passes through the several planetary
    • most cases one would not take one life to be the cause of the next.
    • moon is of special importance because it is there that among other
    • evolution, either furthering or hindering his progress. Because it is
    • are inscribed because they were due to necessity and not to result of
  • Title: Life Between ... XIV: Further Facts About Life Between Death and Rebirth
    Matching lines:
    • faculty of living directly with the spiritual world because the
    • rightly. We can see this with the dead because if he were to lose
    • of these connections because our words are taken from the physical
    • this direction may indeed cause the other to hate it all the more.
    • significance of spiritual science because it bridges the gulf between
    • however, because times have changed men stand opposite one another
    • 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
    • because they have gone through a process of initiation. We do not
    • understand His death, and because this is essential the Mystery of
    • others, but it does not mean that because of this you are aware of
    • prepared is unable to make any connections and because he did not
  • Title: Life Between ... XV: Intercourse With the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • substances. Such attempts are rapidly recognized as erroneous because
    • natural scientific method a mere ideal because it is something that
    • He can enter these realms but he cannot annihilate himself because he
    • earth because of an exaggerated sense of egoism is only able to live
    • the gate of death. He is unable to gain any new experiences because
    • completely dependent on himself because as human beings on earth we
    • only what we are when we are no longer because it only knows the
    • himself. This is not meant trivially because it is truly a shattering
    • again and again because we traverse a number of stages between death
    • Because one has a connection with the departed soul he can inform him
    • man because otherwise we remain solitary in the spiritual world.
    • Prior to the Mystery of Golgotha this was not necessary because the
    • because otherwise the Christ cannot be found after death. As we
    • Why was he a hydrocephalic? Because the council of higher powers
  • Title: Life Between ... XVI: Life After Death
    Matching lines:
    • cannot be our world after death because we lack the physical-sensory
    • together because togetherness after death depends upon something
    • of one another because after death a feeling for the spirit
    • spiritual world is in store for such people. Because souls who go
    • after death?” Not even himself as he is after death because he
    • and caused pain. We are emotionally involved with him and we would
    • because he feels he is severed from the soul he has dealt with
    • so forth has no sense because these laws are meaningless in the
    • spiritual science after death because spiritual science after all
  • Title: Descriptive Sketches: Lecture I
    Matching lines:
    • will be days for storing up memories, more especially because we can
    • in writing, not only because, on account of the prejudices existing in
    • difficult to do so because spiritual truths really can be better given
    • more widely known, because the change in man's soul-life, which is so
    • justifiable, will die out because of the shame it entails after the
    • spiritual facts which are the cause of these feelings. Just as on
    • dead feel relief because of the love that flows up from the earth, or
    • can find no harvest-fields after death because his whole family are
    • existence when he came home after a hard day's work; yet because she
    • behind, being unable to contact them because of their materialism.
    • This case is all the more remarkable because the dead man had been a
    • more and rages against it because he has joined it. There is often an
    • becomes really difficult because of the attitude of these good friends
    • him things connected with the earth, and cause them to shine forth so
    • patient; they do not cause their letters to vanish into the paper
    • deceased human soul with whom, because it knew much, I have been able
    • this picture. Because you yourself felt the need of investigating the
    • either do it or not accordingly. Just as we pluck a flower because it
    • a thing because it pleases some being, or refrain from doing it
    • because we cannot stand the glance that is turned on such an action.
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Descriptive Sketches: Lecture II
    Matching lines:
    • world, but this was because the said forces were not all used in
    • occupation dear to him (this applies to external matters, because
    • special clairvoyant forces in this direction!” That is because of
    • in my Occult Science could not be developed by him, because he
    • because the forces of temptation are connected with it; but, on the
    • because the forces used as clairvoyant forces for the purpose of
    • reason why a little child is so enchanting and satisfying because it
    • mistrust such persons, because in this domain forces may be drawn upon
    • occult nonsense, because these, more than any others, are subject to
    • particular forces so frequently unreliable? Because among these arise
    • The spirit-land proper, which is specially interesting because there
    • aphoristic way, because we have met here for the first time, and
    • because you will know most of the systematic presentations from my
    • First, because when we consider the life around us and observe the
    • how much he needs it, just because this outer life makes him so
    • materialistic. Just because the great facts of external life must make
  • Title: Esoteric Studies: Lecture I: Cosmic Aspect of Life Between Death and New Birth
    Matching lines:
    • has to occur for man because it is what really must happen to
    • life. And they are not merely the effect of physical causes,
    • attitude which causes his soul to look toward the spiritual
    • of movement, and because they have found themselves united here
    • mankind which cause the souls after death to go through the
    • matter confronts the Rosicrucian Mysteries because one had to
    • cause of all this? The cause of all this is the fact that
    • children no longer believe in the stork — because those
    • being. We carry the heavens within us because we experience
  • Title: Esoteric Studies: Lecture II: Establishment of Mutual Relations Between the Living and the So-called Dead
    Matching lines:
    • soul be instructed immediately by souls in the beyond, because
    • understand because these sciences are of value only for life on
    • circle — and, because of special circumstances, his
    • because we shall understand what the dead are doing. Many
    • is lost; he learns that the ship has been wrecked; because of
    • humanity may not be able to keep up with evolution, because
    • in council. Because men must be free, they are given the
    • the souls left behind, whom they cannot perceive, because in
    • sacred feeling that comes to us because we know that Spiritual
    • future, it has entered into the world today because it must
    • because some people are afraid of losing their foothold when
    • but they want to stifle this fear, sometimes because they are
    • future, because it is well that we remind ourselves in our time
  • Title: Lecture: Links Between the Living and the Dead
    Matching lines:
    • remembrance because of their majestic background. These days will be
    • enshrined in the memory especially because outer, physical evidence
    • writing. This is not only because the prejudices existing in the world
    • but it is also difficult because spiritual truths lend themselves
    • because writing and printing cannot be read by the spiritual Beings of
    • no desire at present to do so because they find that the reading of
    • future, because upon this spread of Spiritual Science will depend a
    • one, because for long now men have ceased to be clairvoyant. In even
    • practises a little self-contemplation: the hatred dies because a
    • famine prevails because our fields yield no crops. Especially at the
    • hearts and souls with thoughts of the spiritual world because we know
    • communities, in groups, because this is of real value.
    • harvest-field because all his family are materialists, finds it among
    • and a new birth suffering because they have known, including their
    • home after heavy and arduous work, cannot see into her soul because
    • to whom he was dear on earth because owing to their materialism they
    • This case is noteworthy because the soul concerned was that of a
    • such a family and life becomes very difficult for many people because
    • the opportunity of reading. I am obliged to say this because the
    • because Anthroposophy can be grounded only on the earth and must be
    • Maximum number of matches per file exceeded.
  • Title: Lecture: The Transformation of Earthly Forces into Clairvoyant Faculties
    Matching lines:
    • connected with external matters because it is through this kind of
    • because anyone who has a favourite pursuit will seldom have sufficient
    • this direction. This is because a definite spiritual law prevails,
    • because he has undergone no preparation for it. These forces must be
    • the souls of these individuals on earth because some being is looking
    • development of pure morality in his own being. Because morality in its
    • forces fraught with danger because they lead to deception, to
    • A clairvoyant of this type must be distrusted because in this domain
    • malpractice, because they, more than any others, contribute to the
    • temptations so often false? It is because when the forces saved from
    • because at this age — after the twenty-first until the
    • aphoristic way because it is the first time we have been together in
    • and also because I wanted to give certain supplementary information.
    • Because the most brilliant achievements of external life have this
    • sterility and to gradual death, caused precisely by the highest
    • world than they have done hitherto. Because up to now we could not be
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy as a Substance of Life and Feeling
    Matching lines:
    • You see, if we investigate what may be the cause of all this we obtain
    • substance which would continue to render it perceptible. Because a
    • found beyond death by the soul, because nothing of what can be
    • because they have no language in common. Clairvoyance reveals the
    • upon the earth, but unable to see it because its family has not
    • and feelings escape our attention because we are unable to perceive
    • but they are possible only because an infinite quantity of eggs has
    • recognise who is speaking to them. Only because to-day men pass by so
    • depth of what is possible, only because of this they do not hear what
    • torments because this longing cannot be satisfied. A person who is
    • during life, this is a fact which should be borne in mind, because
    • caused by forces coming from the super-sensible worlds. The deeds of
    • servants of the spirits of illness and death. The cause lies in the
    • the servants of these evil beings. Just as cause and effect are
    • spiritual causes of everything which occurs here in the form of
    • are these souls compelled to perform these services? Because they were
    • truths, because the old form of knowledge no longer exists. The
    • behind is always, to a small extent, a cause of death. If these
    • capacity. The source and cause of spiritual capacities are therefore
    • makes us feel that it is like a stammering, because our language is



The Rudolf Steiner Archive is maintained by:
The e.Librarian: elibrarian@elib.com