You May be the One Assisting Others – In the book, Between Heaven and Earth, psychographed by Francisco C. Xavier, there is a passage where spirits are in a home talking about a fourteen year old girl, sitting quietly in a chair in a corner embroidering initials on a linen handkerchief. A spirit pointed her out and remarked about her mission on earth. Click here to watch my YouTube video.
Why must you travel through multiple lives? What are you supposed to learn?
We see nothing good in many adverse situations of our life, is actually a force pulling us off our easy path and onto a rougher, but more edifying road. Where we see a life cut down prematurely, is actually but a course correction at the proper time. All planned out in advance to make ready the soul for their next earthly episode.
This is one of many videos on different aspects of Spiritism, which I hope will be helpful for people interested in learning about the spirit realm and its relationship to us on earth. Below are links to my blog and books.
Camilo Branco was a famous Portuguese author who lived in Portugal in the 19th century, he committed suicide in 1890. Communicating with the medium Yvonne Pereira, Camilo told his story. Part of his narrative is the history of his past lives. Camilo was one of the hecklers as Jesus struggled by, carrying the cross, on the way to be crucified. Read More.
The Earth will not always be your home. You have lived on other planets before and shall do so in the future. This is not an astounding fact. It is normal – it is the same as attending a school for a few years, then moving on to the next level. After all, the purpose of living multiple lives is to continuously improve ourselves, and each school will change us for the better in a particular manner. Click here to watch my YouTube video.
What is our goal? In Spiritism, the Doctrine states that we live through multiple lives to become a higher or pure spirit. What does it mean to be a pure spirit? Leon Denis, who has communicated with the spirit world, tells us, as well, as hints into the realm of a pure spirit from other books psychographed by Francisco C. Xavier. Read More.
William H had an NDE in 2003 and he found himself in surrounded by beings made of light, who could communicate by thought. What does this mean to us and how it should change your thinking is explained.
The knowledge that some children are born with congenital ailments and / or physical injuries that will restrict the new life that begins for those newcomers to the planet usually bothers and distresses people.
The obstacles that those creatures and their parents will have to face later are immediately visualized. In fact, some limitations end up affecting the whole family. Caring for children with Down’s syndrome, paralysis, deafness, dumbness or blindness, among others, requires not only sublimation from their caregivers who need to be vigilant about the child, but also – and especially – with a huge dose of Love and Patience.
What we want to stress here is that nobody, absolutely nobody, analyzes the fact from the spiritual point of view. Why don’t we? Once we know that with bad choices made with our free will everyone can contract debts that are not always redeemed in the present life, it is understood that there are
The disincarnations in which the Spirit carries with it needs of future redemptions that will certainly be projected into future returns to next life.
Knowing also that the return to material life is always programmed, inclusive with the presence of reincarnating spirit (see MISSIONARIES OF THE LIGHT – Spirit André Luiz, FEB), it is impossible to
attribute to the Creator or to fate, the existence of (re) births with limiting problems. This even brings new insight and reflection on the biblical quotation from Exodus 21:24 “eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot“.
Yes, no one returns to material life bearing stigmata that represent vengeance from whoever it is. All congenital evils brought to Earth are no more than intrinsic needs to those who bring them, and who, for reasons beyond our understanding, will also be necessary purges for parents and others involved with those who bring such deficiencies. To clarify the subject, it is also suggested to read The Spirits Book (Allan Kardec, FEB), questions 171 (Justice of Reincarnation) and 258 to 273 (Choice of Trials).
Someone will ask “— But what to think when the child is born normal, without any anomaly and then, due to some misfortune, suffers an accident that consequently also limits his life? A quadriplegic, for example? “. The likely answer is that the limitation now presented will be of benefit to that Spirit who someway, by any chance, became the passive agent of the occurrence. Also beneficial are all inhibitory diseases. The recognition of the benefits of this purgatory aspect to the Spirit does not mean that one is here apologizing to suffering.
Organically healthy people – everyone knows – have the free will to decide what to ingest. Then they ingest everything that compromises their organic equilibrium. They smoke, drink, vitiate and overeat themselves in food and, at the end of their existence, they return to the Spiritual Plane as “suicidal” because, with so many abuses against themselves the time that had been granted to them to cross their last passage through the orb due to the imbalances caused to the material body. Possibly, they did not know the quotation from Paul: ” All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient.” – 1 Corinthians 6:12″
On the other hand, people who are born with limitations, because they have their free will partially curtailed due to congenital limitations, cannot advance in actions that could be harmful and organically compromising to them. Simply because they cannot even initiate innumerable actions, however much they wish to perform such acts. That is why it is said that his/her physical deficiency is a protective injury.
Down syndrome, for example, because of the difficulties it imposes on the intellectual development of those who suffer from it, inhibits the birth of negative and self-destructive feelings that harm many normal people, intellectualized or not. A birth injury, which characterizes limb paralysis, and even a dystrophy, does not allow the individual to perform any physical actions that may reach themselves and / or their fellows. Spirits who bring deficiencies in the physical body are protected because they are incapable, due to their limitations.
Protective ills have two specific functions in the lives of those who are subjugated to them: 1) it does not allow them to aggravate the role of past needs due to untimely attitudes; and, 2) they collaborate so that the sufferers develop patience throughout the time in which they had to live under such condition. Those who suffer such ills understand at some point that the revolt will not change their situation. They then submit, rescuing mistakes from the past without increasing his burden with undue new actions.
The conformed submission ends up being a palliative that tends to lessen inner distress. The person understands – and it is true – that the rebellion generated by the inconformity only increases the suffering, bringing with it the feeling that all that will afflict him for eternity.
In most reincarnations, the Spirit himself – looking at his past – asks for his trials to reduce the burden of debts generated in inconsequential attitudes. Often, the wise spirits that accompany the person planning a future reincarnation, advise them to review the size and intensity of the factors chosen to avoid succumbing with new commitments along the new journey.
In truth, protective injuries are unfolding acts in previous lives, because, still and always, with each action, a reaction corresponds.
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By Geraldo Goulart
A member of our Spiritist Facebook group, Spiritism and the Spirit World Around Us, (please join!) pointed us to where there is one of Leon Denis’s books in PDF format.
First a little bit about Leon Denis, straight from Wikipedia:
Léon Denis (January 1, 1846 – March 12, 1927) was a notable spiritist philosopher, and with Gabriel Delanne and Camille Flammarion, one of the principal exponents of spiritism after the death of Allan Kardec. He lectured throughout Europe at international conferences of spiritism and spiritualism, promoting the idea of survival of the soul after death and the implications of this for human relations. He is known as the apostle of French spiritism.
Also, if you read the book, Memoirs of a Suicide, by Yvonne A. Pereira, you will read in the preface that the spirit of Leon Denis assisted her in organizing the book. The book was published in 1955 and Denis died in 1927. Hence, once more proving that if you are a Spiritist, after you die, you are put to work right away!
Here is the link to the PDF: denis-life-and-destiny
Many religions believe in reincarnation, but why does Spiritism believe in it? Spiritism considers the early Christians also professed knowledge about our souls reincarnating, but this belief dissipated over the centuries after Christ. Spiritism renews the teachings of Christ and supplements them with the revelations promised to us. Read More.
Keeping the Same Gender over Multiple Lives. As we travel through life after life, we are supposed to learn to respect and love the opposite sex. We begin to understand the passive and aggressive forms of each – male and female. Sometimes, either as a valuable experience or via a required trial brought upon us by past actions, we come back to the physical world in the gender that we are not accustomed to. Click here to watch my YouTube video.