All of us have felt ready to give up the battle. In the book, Spiritual Wisdom: Missives of Hope, Chico Xavier writes of a young man who told others in the mediums meeting that he felt overwhelmed. His trials were too difficult, he could not find the inner strength to continue. He believed that he had signed up for an impossible task and could not decipher how he could surmount his problems. Read More.
What is Spiritism and how it affects you.
In our thoughts we do spend our time on productive matters. We wake up, get ready for work, commute, work, commute back home, eat dinner, watch TV or surf the internet (all necessary to decompress after work), and then the cycle starts all over again. We do this in order to make a living. We contribute to a company or organization; in other words we are productive. Read More.
Find out how Spiritism defines the Supreme Intelligence. How should we look at the first cause of everything? Read More.
A five-year-old child drifted off in a coma and journeyed to the spirit world. Years later the little girl grew up and wrote about her episode. What she brought back with her changed her and her family. Read More.
In the book, In the Greater World, by the spirit Andre Luiz and psychographed by Francisco C. Xavier, Andre Luiz documents some of the assistance which is provided for people who are trying to learn and evangelize Spiritism. This article summarizes what was revealed and how we can profit from this knowledge.
The question of the origin of the human spirit, our soul, the beginning of our immortality has been in the forefront of introspective questioning by humankind since the beginning of time. While some may believe that we are mere material beings who disappear forever upon physical death, many of us understand the presence of God, the Supreme Intelligence of the universe. We have faith that we have a soul. How did we arrive at being a distinct soul, a spirit is the question explored in this article. Read More.
Nothing is more important in learning to live well than to follow our conscience. Our conscience is one of the gifts we are given that ties us back to our previous lives. At its simplest, our conscience is the set of Divine Laws. Each human and human-like soul on whatever planet in the universe contains this same collection of universal behavior. Read More.
Trust – a simple word but a complex concept for an adult. As a child we had implicit trust in our parents. We literally knew no other way of thinking. As we grew older, our trust evolved, we developed to measure trust out in small increments. In full adulthood we totally abandoned the possibility of absolute trust. We always reserved that small percentage of doubt. But to grow we must learn to trust – to give whole-heartedly – to ourselves and to God. Read more.
You may ask, how does reincarnation really work? How can we know who we are in successive lives and in the spirit world? The answer is the perispirit. In the book Between Heaven and Earth, there is a quick summary of how the perispirit controls our physical body. The perispirit is the part of us that combines with our body at birth and detaches from our physical body upon death. It is the main construct of our spiritual body. Read More