THE DAWN OF OCCULTISM IN THE MODERN AGE I
Spiritual Science in historical evolution and its pivot in
Rosicrucianism Mention of 3rd April, 33 A.D.
The period of darkness in the thirteenth century and its ending
The occult mission of the Twelve Wise Men and their work in connection
with the youth who in Initiation became Christian Rosenkreutz
The crisis in the world of the demons Salvation through
cultivation of the powers of the I.
Kassel, 27th January, 1912
THE DAWN OF OCCULTISM IN THE MODERN AGE II.
Three categories of experiences in the life of soul Chance and
Necessity Blows of fate and intimate occurrences in life
Fading memories in the life of thought and ideation; permanent
memories in the life of feeling; these are transformed into impulses
of will through such impulses of will we can recognise the
beckoning sign given by Christian Rosenkreutz to those chosen by him.
Kassel, 29th January, 1912
THE TRUE ATTITUDE TO KARMA
The nature of karma as destiny The wiser being
within us Study of karma and how karma is experienced in the
world Happiness and joy are experiences bestowed by Grace.
INTIMATE WORKINGS OF KARMA
Exercises for the development of memory belonging to the life of
feeling The consequences of experiences in the spiritual world
The condition of darkness in the twelfth-thirteenth century
The resurrection of the ancient forms of sacred wisdom in the
souls of the Twelve in the thirteenth century A.D. Into this
College of the Twelve, a Thirteenth is taken.
THE CHRIST IMPULSE AS LIVING REALITY
The work of the Bodhisattvas The office and rank of Buddha-hood
The successor of Gautama Buddha Prophetic anticipation
of the Christ Mystery in the Schools of the Essenes The Christ
Mystery presented in the form of pictorial enactment's in the ancient
rituals Jeshu ben Pandira and Matthew The Matthew Gospel
describes the stages of the old Initiation up to the point where Jesus
becomes the bearer of Christ The content and substance of the
Mysteries are enacted on the physical plane as a reality of
world-history During the middle years of life a great
transformation takes place in the soul of one who is destined to
receive the Bodhisattva into himself In about 3,000 years from
now the Bodhisattva will become the Maitreya Buddha, the Bringer of
the Good through the power of the word Vision in the astral
sphere of the Christ in His Ether-Form; later on, this Form is
revealed in the aesthetic and then in the moral spheres The
sources of Christianity and the spiritual preparations made by the
twelve wise men in the thirteenth century The manuscript of the
Matthew Gospel translated by Jerome.
München, 18th and 19th November, 1911
THE STARRY HEAVEN ABOVE ME THE MORAL LAW WITHIN ME
The Akasha Chronicle of the Sun Journey through the heavens of
the fixed stars; thence the return through the planetary spheres to
the next birth.
St. Gallen, 19th December, 1912
THE MISSION OF CHRISTIAN ROSENKREUTZ
Copernicanism and the revolutionary change in human thinking
The illusory character of this new form of knowledge The
relation of Christian Rosenkreutz to Gautama Buddha The
Mystery-Centre by the Black Sea where Buddha taught, in his
spirit-form His work is subsequently continued by his pupil,
St. Francis of Assisi The anxiety among occultists as to the
threatened separation of men into two categories Christian
Rosenkreutz sends Buddha, his closest pupil, to Mars The
purification of Mars through Buddha's deed of sacrifice The
Mars-forces, now radiating peace, work into the souls of men between
death and a new birth.
A potent and effective Meditation is to picture the deeds of Christian
Rosenkreutz in the thirteenth and sixteenth centuries Christian
Rosenkreutz in the midst of the Twelve Buddha is sent by him to
perform a cosmic deed of sacrifice on Mars Reference to the
Sermon at Benares.
Neuchatel, 18th December, 1912