MYSTICISM: Mystical Knowledge And Rational Knowledge, by Peggy Wilkinson

This is an exquisite, eclectic collection of wisdom quotes! Kia Ora, Julia!

The Value of Sparrows

From: Finding the Mystic Within You

“I prayed, and understanding was given me. . . .  Wisdom is quicker to move than any motion: she is so pure, she pervades and permeates all things.  She is a breath of the power of God, pure emanation of the glory of the Almighty, a reflection of the eternal light, untarnished mirror of God’s active power, image of his goodness.  Although alone, she can do all: herself unchanging, she makes all things new.  In each generation she passes into holy souls, she makes them friends of God and prophets.” (Wisdom 7:7, 24)

“Mysticism – doctrine that knowledge of spiritual truth may be attained intuitively.”

“Intuition – the immediate knowing or learning of something without the conscious use of reasoning.”

There are two kinds of knowledge – “rational” knowledge and “mystical” knowledge.  “Rational” knowledge is gained through our conscious effort; it is the work…

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