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  • Title: Life Between ... I: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • death and a new birth. If already in the Greco-Latin period man was
  • Title: Life Between ... II: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • readily recognize him. As time goes on this becomes more difficult,
    • Saturn-existence. When you read the descriptions I have given in
    • most readily understandable, namely, that after awhile we become
    • Therefore it may be said that the germ is already prepared by man
    • world already equipped with everything he has to learn during
  • Title: Life Between ... III: Mans Journey Through the Planetary Spheres
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • hearts and minds are ready for a study of this kind. In a single
    • A moral disposition of soul is therefore already of great
    • If we wish to know how a living thread runs through the different
    • thread, and study and value of each religion for its particular
  • Title: Life Between ... IV: Recent Results of Occult Investigation Into Life
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • customary on earth. There we are spread out in space, we feel
    • spread out in space, expanding after death (or as an initiate) and
    • what one has already developed.
    • course of centuries will not fade because of the spreading of our
    • religious inclination is dreadfully painful. The more religious the
  • Title: Life Between ... V: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • naturally a lofty ideal. This will become more widespread as time
    • rediscovered in what exists already in the world.
    • changed. If, bearing this in mind, one now reads the passages in
    • man. We can readily understand the once widespread legend about the
  • Title: Life Between ... VI: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • It expresses itself as it did on earth. One can readily imagine that
    • read to those who during their lives were unwilling to receive much
    • outspread picture is again taken into the soul and is brought down
  • Title: Life Between ... VII: The Working of Karma in Life After Death
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • of different places such rooms are striven for and already exist. In
    • understood in the barren, dreadful halls unfortunately so prevalent
    • the different elements spread out around him. We shall now consider
    • gate of death. In many cases such as these, reading to the dead has
    • service to him. We can actually read to the dead. That enables the
    • communication. By reading to the dead we can enter in immediate
    • world of the stars into our widespread being.
    • the same. Between death and rebirth we are spread out over the starry
  • Title: Life Between ... VIII: Between Death and a New Birth
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • than to read to them. Reading in thought to the dead can have the
    • connected with a dead person have read to him and thereby helped him.
    • given than to read to the dead because it is a strange fact that
    • intended to go to America and had already purchased his ticket. A
    • The following question may arise. When we read a spiritual-scientific
    • Fundamentally we are already within the higher worlds every time we
  • Title: Life Between ... IX: Life After Death
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • who are incarnate today were already present on the earth, the more
    • the practice of societies that seek to spread their particular aims.
    • vault spread out above us, the sun that is shining. We look out and
    • to behold the thoughts spread out in the starry realms. One acquires
    • love of ease. Love of ease and comfort are among the most widespread
    • a love of ease! Love of ease and comfort are widespread
    • spite of the first? One all too readily imagines that the findings of
    • the spirit-world. This can be understood most readily if one studies
  • Title: Life Between ... X: Anthroposophy as the Quickener of Feeling and of Life
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • consider that a man in Berlin had already got his ticked for the
    • be brought about for the whole of humanity by the spreading of
    • dead by reading to them.
    • At any rate, the outcome of reading to the dead, even if they were
    • In order to reach our aims it is not only a question of spreading
    • you but consider how widespread love of ease has become, you will
    • essential to bring about a new sense or orientation by spreading
    • centuries human beings descend. All these souls must already have
    • eighteenth and nineteenth centuries must already have reached a
  • Title: Life Between ... XI: The Mission of Earthly Life as a Transitional Stage for the Beyond
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • such mystery centers had already developed lofty faculties for
    • spread peace and love wherever he went, was transferred to the
    • nineteenth century there were already some personalities — and
    • already reached the stage of being able to contact beings other than
    • him considerably by reading to him, by making him familiar with what
    • surrounds him after death. A person can read an important work of
    • touch with spiritual science may be better able to read to a deceased
    • the task of reading to the souls of the dead whom they have not
    • known. Yet more often than not one is unable to read to a dead person
    • to rely entirely on being read to by people close to them. Only such
    • able in a special way, to read a spiritual content with much
    • developed anthroposophist is able to read to such a soul in a most
    • movement and what already has been achieved in this sphere can give
    • until his death with the departed soul by reading to him. Now after a
    • strung on a thread, as it were. Some are considered to be causes,
    • reading to them, so we also see how the dead can influence the
  • Title: Life Between ... XII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • gained widespread popularity. Yet, even today this phrase is still
    • do not tread in darkness through the realm of the higher hierarchies
    • intelligence is so widespread in our time. It leads us back to a
    • misfortune. It is indeed, as has already been mentioned, a shattering
    • limited, are not infinite. We discover that there are already souls
    • it is due to maya. Maya, the great illusion that spreads a veil
  • Title: Life Between ... XIII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • has already partly been described. Our concepts must be recast if we
    • will mention an instance already known to some friends. Goethe
    • inscription is a dreadful thing. In a certain sense it can be of the
    • little as the whole earth today is already Christianized, as little
    • impulses were already in Raphael when he was born. This must not be
    • Leonardo had already been working at the picture for many years. This
  • Title: Life Between ... XIV: Further Facts About Life Between Death and Rebirth
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • much on what is already known, but draw attention to what can shed
    • that he is, and this would result in the most dreadful feeling of
    • the reading to the dead.
    • To read to the dead is of untold significance.
    • died, and reading to him as we would to a living person, not with a
    • lifetime understand it all the more readily. We should not fail to
    • read to the dead or converse with them in thought. I would like to
    • we can also read to the dead in a language that he did not understand
    • spreading spiritual science on earth in ever wider circles, more and
    • Mercury sphere, determines whether he experiences a dreadful
    • that one knows oneself to be spread out over a vast space. This
  • Title: Life Between ... XV: Intercourse With the Dead
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • Those who have already shared in our aims for a longer period will
    • This is possible above all by reading to the dead.
    • picture of him in our soul and softly reading a work of spiritual
    • So if we investigate the lives of human beings spread out in the
    • Already at that time forces had to be directed in the appropriate
    • also could read to children who have died at birth or in early
    • I would say therefore that one also can practice reading to children
  • Title: Life Between ... XVI: Life After Death
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    • Reading these descriptions, it becomes clear that excarnated souls need
    • see them. I feel separated from them. Perhaps one of them has already
    • for the dead by reading spiritually to them, not aloud, but in
    • we can read to a number of dead at one and the same time, with or
    • already heard something of spiritual science by reading cycles of
    • already received the spark of the spirit here on earth. Theosophy
  • Title: Descriptive Sketches: Lecture I
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    • the spiritual beings spoken of in such writings cannot read them, it
    • is a question of much difficulty, for books cannot be read in the
    • read in our memory, but the beings of the higher Hierarchies cannot
    • read our books. When I am asked whether they do not wish to acquire
    • this art of reading, I am obliged to say that according to my
    • consider that the reading of what is produced on earth is needful or
    • useful to them. The reading of the spiritual beings first begins when
    • men on earth read what is written in books, and the content becomes
    • their thoughts, the living thoughts of men. The spirits can then read
    • depend upon the spreading of Spiritual Science. You see, if we look
    • for the so-called living, but that by spreading Spiritual Science we
    • study Anthroposophy should associate together. As I have already said,
    • mean what is known as “Reading to the Dead.” It has been
    • who have died before us by reading to them about spiritual things. The
    • easier, picture them standing or sitting in front of you. You can read
    • in this way to several at a time. You need not read out loud, but
    • mind, thinking: “He is standing before me, I am reading to
    • him.” It is not even necessary to read from a book, but you must
    • is the way to read to the dead. This can be carried so far, although
    • it is more difficult to do, that you can even read to someone with
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  • Title: Descriptive Sketches: Lecture II
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    • transmutation of what already exists. One must have already developed
    • so much and the books he wishes so much to read, with great
    • instance, a soul who, before his birth, was thus dreadfully torn in
    • dreadfully mismanaged in childhood by rough and rude parents.”
    • Should this doubt exist, it sets up a dreadful conflict within him.
    • consists in reading what is therein inscribed about their lives on the
    • what I have already given out. It seemed to me that this would be more
  • Title: Esoteric Studies: Lecture I: Cosmic Aspect of Life Between Death and New Birth
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    • is true, already described what has to be considered there, but
    • Something else happens when a trait which is very widespread on
    • equal validity of all religions. Read theosophical periodicals
    • narrow-mindedness, if one wants to spread Christian dogma
    • radiate into the essence of his soul, forces which already have
    • you may read that wonderful poem into which
    • everything that was to spread out on earth, which was to lead
    • Whether you read Haeckel's sparkling discussions of this
  • Title: Esoteric Studies: Lecture II: Establishment of Mutual Relations Between the Living and the So-called Dead
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    • been said that when Spiritual Science will spread, it should
    • spiritual bread of life she was for me, and longing for her has
    • one who has already passed the portals of death.
    • Reading to the Dead.” And such “Reading to
    • book and in thought, not aloud, read to the dead whose
    • still living anthroposophists read of their departed relatives.
    • human beings, if we have not already established them before
    • death. Connections that have been already established here are
    • effective for a long time. It does not occur readily that a
    • bring him spiritual wisdom by reading to him and thus bring
    • helped if we read them external, materialistic science, perhaps
    • do the dead become independent of language; then one may read
    • spreads. And it will surely accomplish this, for its effect
    • soon as his father, already very old, dies. He goes abroad;
    • supersensible world, are in fact already in this our era
    • from progressive development. And in a certain way already in
    • already cut off in a certain way from progressive evolution.
    • This mood will spread farther and farther in the present, for
  • Title: Lecture: Links Between the Living and the Dead
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    • because writing and printing cannot be read by the spiritual Beings of
    • whom one is speaking. Books cannot be read in the spiritual world.
    • True, for a short period after death books can still be read through
    • remembrance, but the Beings of the higher Hierarchies cannot read our
    • read? — I must tell you that according to my experience they show
    • no desire at present to do so because they find that the reading of
    • The spiritual Beings begin to read only when human beings on the earth
    • read books — that is to say, when what is contained in the books
    • read in these thoughts; but what is written or printed is like
    • spiritual world shall spread more and more widely during the immediate
    • future, because upon this spread of Spiritual Science will depend a
    • worlds, for materialism is already very widespread. Many people regard
    • anthroposophical activity, the spread of anthroposophical life, is
    • to spread Anthroposophy by the ordinary means of communication, but
    • reading to the dead. It has been proved in our own Movement
    • died before us by reading to them about spiritual things. This can be
    • sitting before you. In this way you can read to more than one soul at
    • a time. You do not read aloud, but you follow the ideas with alert
    • That is what is meant by reading to the dead. It is not always
    • must think each thought to the end. In this way you are able to read
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  • Title: Lecture: The Transformation of Earthly Forces into Clairvoyant Faculties
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    • originate from nothingness but from the transformation of what already
    • exists. Forces must already have been developed in a certain
    • culture must already have been there. The exercise of these forces
    • be said that we have already made a beginning with the summoning of
    • has particular admiration, whose writings he perhaps longs to read.
    • When we think about these conditions, it will readily occur to us why
    • experienced teachers will not readily countenance any systematic
    • this city, and most of you will already be familiar with the
    • Anthroposophy will spread — for it is a sheer necessity.
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy as a Substance of Life and Feeling
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    • induce him to consider it as an urgent task to spread the knowledge of
    • enable them to find the thread which links up souls. This is the
    • humanity through the spreading of Anthroposophy. A bridge will be
    • anthroposophist has read to a departed friend, particularly to one
    • services of love. We do not merely wish to spread Anthroposophy as a
    • super-sensible beings lie at the foundation of illnesses which spread
    • render this new knowledge accessible to men by spreading spiritual
    • there are already quite a number of books dealing with Goethe's
    • soul. Long, long before it is born, it already exercises an influence
    • upon its' ancestors from the super-sensible worlds, and it is already
    • already during the 16th century in order to arrange the whole net of



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