EC: In giving that as might be significant in the
The life, the death, the resurrection
of Jesus are as facts,
Then, in a material world, - a world of hate, of divided
Is it the course outlined by the tenets, the principles
We know, and only need to be reminded, that the
whole law is
of the intent and desire and purpose which should prompt our
activity, so we in our own world, - as we live, as we speak, as
we pray, - are to let it be in that tempo, in that way and manner
which was prompted by Him, as He taught His disciples how
Then, as we analyze this prayer in our experience, we see what
the life, the death, the resurrection of Jesus, the Christ, - who
is the way, the truth, the light, - must mean in this period in the
experience of man.
Think not that He, God, will be mocked. For,
in the life of the Man of Galilee. For, in Him we all live, we all
move, we all die. So, in Him we are all made alive.
Put away hate, malice, jealousy, or the taking sides
Be ye rather on the Lord's side, - knowing that no man
that there may be fulfilled that which has been promised of
Him, by Him, and through that advent of the man Jesus into
a material world.
Then, as ye meditate upon the meaning of the resurrection
hope for a sin-sick world.
Each individual, then, may act, may live, may pray - in
Let not thy heart be troubled, then. Ye believe in God; believe
also in Him, - who came to bring peace, and the way to the
Father, exemplifying same in the ability to take away death -
that is as sin in the experience of man.
And thus may he (man) indeed love the Lord with all his
And as ye saw in those intents and purposes when thy
not as that YE understand in thy present surroundings as an
elder, a teacher, a minister. For how has it just been given? He,
thy brother James, was exalted to the position of the leader
because the HONOR was to Jesus, the Christ, to Him to whom
all honor and all glory are due; to whom all patience, all suffering,
all humbleness became so much a portion of His demonstration
in Life - and for which He only asked that we as His be a part of,
that He may be strengthened in the earth. For to those of the
earth hath He given the message, "Lo, I am with thee always -
ALWAYS!" To YOU, to ALL who have named and do name
His Name is given that charge, "Feed my sheep, care for my
lambs." And even as in thy activities when in the face of those in
authority and with the changing scenes in Rome with the death of
that one who had given and made it possible for the
came the checking up on those that had become imbued
bushel, but the quietness, the gentleness, the patience that was
shown by thine activities even in the courts of Bacchus and those
revelries that were brought to bear that there might be a satisfying
and a gratifying of the material appetites of men and women
during those periods that to thee were debaucheries. As ye
looked on these and saw not the vileness but the flow of those
influences of wine and strong drink that excited the passions of
men, rather did ye see the blood of thy Brother SPILLED in a
wanton manner that the earth might know that He lived not in
vain! For those that honor, those that love Him even as He loved
the world, would give, do give their own heart's blood that the
world may know that He LIVES and is at the right
hand of the
in the shadows of death." For death hath no sting, it hath no
power over those that know the Resurrection, even as thou hast
seen and as thou hast known, as thou hast heard, how the
Resurrection brought to the consciousness of man that power
that God hath given to man, that may reconstruct, resuscitate, even
every atom of a physically sick body, that may resurrect even
every atom of a sin-sick soul, may resurrect the soul that it lives
on and on in the glory of a resurrected, a regenerated Christ in the
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For it has ever been and is, even in materiality, a reciprocal world.
"If ye will be my people, I will be thy God." If ye would know
GOOD, do Good. If ye would have life, give life. If ye would
know Jesus, the Christ, then be like Him; who died for a Cause,
without shame, without fault yet dying; and through that able to
make what this Season represents - RESURRECTION!
means what? It is reciprocal of that which has
know transition by that as comes into the experience by those
very activities, that "With what measure ye mete it shall be
measured to thee again." That was His life, that is thy life, that
is each one's life. Then how near, how dear has grown in the
hearts, in the minds of all, those who put away self that they
may know Him the better?
HE put away self, letting it be nailed to the Cross; that the NEW,
the renewing, the fulfilling, the BEING the Law, becomes the
For it is the Law to BE the Law, and the LAW is
as of old - desire, honest desire (not because faults did not arise
in the material world but they were meted to Abraham, even as
he said) - as FAITH!
Faith is manifested by that evidence of things not seen,
thine own soul, as it seeks expression, hopes for in the life, yea
in the blood of the Lamb which is the Life that lights the whole
Ready for questions.
(Q) Was I an eye witness of any of the miracles of
experienced those things from what even the world today calls
fevers as the periods when He was the closer to thee? Is it
strange? Is it not a reciprocal world? What ye sow, ye reap.
What ye ARE, ye are by purpose of the will given thee that
makes for seeking a way, yea seeking the city without
foundations whose builder and maker is God, and whose
(Q) Can you give me more details of my personal
The closest personal contacts come only at deaths.
there was the aloofness of self, owing to the variations in age, in
the times, in the periods). But the personal contacts were at
death, at deaths. The death of the father, when in thine own
physical purposes there was the reasoning, "If He healed, why
did He let Father die? If He is such as so many proclaim, WHY
hath He been so long away? WHY does He continue to go here,
there? Why do those that are in authority appear against Him?"
These are questions then, they are questions ever.
Is it not
(Q) Did I see Jesus after the Resurrection?
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