Dashboard | Log in | Sign Up | FAQ

Page 12

The entire basis of my illumination is to see God as pitted against the world, man pitted against the world, hence God and man are isomorphic, separated by the world -- man a fraction of the Godhead which due to some primordial crisis in the Godhead fell into forgetfulness and ignorance -- fell asleep and is awakened to memory and refinding of self and final restoration to the God|Godhead by means of the savior, who comes here to this prison-trap world.

--

Salvation -- from what? From the world, which is an iron prison. Cf Schopenhauer. Salvation from what he saw happening to the turtles {{a harrowing description of the natural life of turtles, from World as Will and Representation, Vol 2, Courier Dover Pubs, 1969, p. 354}} (James-James creation) God did not design such a structure of suffering: he extricated us from it, and restored us as part of him. This is the acosmic view in all my writings: the empirical world is a fraud, counterfeit. I write about reality as illusion because it is, and I see that it is. Thus my witness is a tremendously powerful attack on the world รข?? But I am just now realizing that this view (of world as illusion) is Gnostic. My corpus of writing is an assault on the


Notes