Symbols are important. They have meaning … and the meaning is more important than the symbol itself. Kathleen, a spirit, tells us how a low spirit managed to lead a group of poor soils from the dark regions into the light – all by the use of a symbol. Read More.
beyond the veil
In the land surrounding the fortress of Shonar, the Blacksmith cruelly reigned over his companions. He bullied the men and terrorized the women. He died and found himself in the spirit world the same as he left it. A man without pity, who scoffed at the weakness of others and took advantage of his strength and domineering personality to lord over those who couldn’t or wouldn’t fight back. Yet, the spirit realm tells us that there is no such thing as all bad or all good, everyone is a mixture.
The Blacksmith too had good lurking deep within him. It had not yet found a way to emerge. But the process of shedding the rough exterior and allowing the soft and beautiful to reveal itself is one that is not rushed. The timing is up to each individual. Free will means that no one is forced, only presented opportunities, to be picked up or left on the floor. Read More.
We are told in Spiritist literature, that a spirit enters a body almost at the same time a sperm fertilizes an egg. We tend to think that a still-born child, while a tragedy for the parents, as an attempt at life gone wrong. A failure for some biological reason, where the soul of the little one finds a new home at some future date. Read More.
When you return to life as a spirit you will enter a realm in which thought is action. Where succeeding levels of heaven confer increasing capabilities. In the Reverend Owen’s book, which is a collection of four of his books, Life Beyond the Veil, in The Lowlands of Heaven section, his mother tells him what to expect on the first level of heaven: Read More.
Our prayers receive more attention than many of us believe. One of the recurring themes in Spiritist literature is the care and consideration of our prayers. We are listened to in the spirit world. No matter how small or inconsiderable we think ourselves to be, our requests are analyzed. Read More.
In the Lower Zone, lies the fortress of Shonar. A high spirit, but one who chose to remain in the region of hard and unrepentant souls. In the castle, with walls, and a barrier at the gate, a woman awaits. She was murdered. She was killed by her brother. She knew too much and was a risk. For that she was disposed of. Now, alive as a spirit on the other side, she prays she may be of aid to her sibling, who she has forgiven and wishes to help rise above petty plots and desires for power. He was killed and has resided for some time amongst brigands and plotters like himself. Read More.
There was a colony in the fourth level of heaven. It had grown and now it was ready to take on more responsibilities. The spirit realm decided to make it a hub of newly arriving souls from inferior levels so they could learn how to thrive on stage four and continue to ascend. Read More.
Spirits talk, they gesture, they write books – everything we do … except more. They can link mind to mind, not only when they are near, but from afar. And they have various methods to send messages – it all depends on their respective environment and spiritual level. Read More.
A colony on the third level of heaven had grown in wisdom and spirituality. The leaders and citizens were to be ushered into a superior sphere, where their learning would take on new heights. But they didn’t travel to a new location … the entire colony and surrounding area was altered – transformed from one dimension to another. Read More.
“So we went without delay and came upon them where they were gathered about the bed of a little girl-child. She was of some six summers. I could see that she was about to come hitherwards. The home was that of a man of moderate wealth. He was not rich but worked to earn his bread. The room when I arrived there was full of lights of many colors.” Read More.