By Robert B. Clarke
The line of Western Spirituality begun in Egypt and persevered throughout the time of Christ. Has it develop into stalled within the years since?
Robert Clarke says sure, it has. In The 4 Gold Keys, Clarke, going through his personal spiritualization within the psychic depths, argued that the best way out of Western civilization's crucial atheism lies within the mental teachings of Swiss psychologist Carl Jung.
In An Order outdoor Time, Clarke reinterprets Western Spirituality, utilizing Jungian symbolism, to teach that the good tales of old Egypt and of the previous and New testomony are tactics of what Jung known as individuation. this is often the individual's trip from lowest to optimum Self; from Osiris to Horus, from Moses to Joshua, from David to Solomon, from John the Baptist to Jesus Christ. those pairings additionally replicate what Joseph Campbell calls the Hero's trip, which could finally spiritualize the entire culture.
Clarke lines the connections among Egyptian, Jewish, and Christian mythology, andconcluding that the West's religious lineage has turn into stalledmaintains that we will be able to reach wholeness simply through making feel of the clues supplied by means of our mythology. this is often the royal line of upper Self incarnations throughout the collective unconscious.
The final instance of individuation, Clarke says, is the Christ, who needs to now be additional understood and built. And, taking Christ as our image of the Self, direct adventure of the sacred, by means of every one people, can allow us to accomplish our best non secular capability, either as participants and as a complete tradition. An Order open air Time indicates how that non secular trip started and the way it needs to be continued.
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