22-12 Preparing yourself
23-12 Recognizing the inner man in yourself
24-12 Making your paths straight
25-12 Giving birth to the divine being in yourself
26-12 In this sign you will conquer
27-12 Your magic gifts
28-12 Overcoming resistances
29-12 Your assignment in life
30-12 Looking back at the past
31-12 Taking leave of your teachers
01-01 Unfolding your talents
02-01 The hidden treasures in your heart
03-01 Attention for your inner development
04-01 Awakening of the spirit-consciousness within you
05-01 Seven fundamental principles for your life
06-01 The descent of the Holy Breath
In November 2016 the book ‘Spiritual Christmas – guiding hand for inner reflection and inspiritation during the Christmas season’, was published’ by Rozekruis Pers, Haarlem, the Netherlands. It is the English translation of the Dutch book ‘Spirituele Kerst’ by André de Boer and Tanja Rozema.
The Christmas season is the perfect time to focus on the things that really matter in life. During this dark time of year we receive an ideal opportunity for inspiration and renewal. So why not take some time for reflection and
inspiration during the season of the Holy Nights and the Holy Days?
Countless people have preceded you and experienced its beneficial influence. From December 22nd to January 6th, allow yourself to strengthen the foundations of your inner development by reading a narrative from The Aquarian Gospel every eveninthe next morning, the reflection based on it.
During the autumn equinox light and darkness are precisely in balance with each other. Subsequently the influence of the darkness begins to increase more and more as the power of the light is fading. The darkness is the deepest around Christmas and we can only wait in confidence until the light is born again. That is how people of yore experienced the alternation and struggle between the light and the darkness in their own lives.
Before villages and towns were bathed in electric light, the increasing darkness was almost tangible to the inhabitants and they could not help but eagerly await the new light. They heard stories about the miraculous birth that took place in this darkness in the distant past: God’s son was born in a hidden place in order to liberate humanity from the darkness. The light that would soon become stronger again was a sign of this birth. It was not only an external light but could also be experienced as an inner light that pierced the darkness of everyday life. Continue reading →