Truth is thus a form of value: So currently, some dominant paradigms are relativity, quantum mechanics, evolution, etc Thus these vibrations of consciousness are ever shaking out one kind of matter and building in another. No one can accuse them of having a low view of Scripture. But the Soul considered as apart from the Intellectual-Principle has no vision of what it thus contains, for it is not the producer but, like the Reason-Principles also, an image of its source: What is important for the typical evangelical is not so much to fit the surface words of biblical texts together but abstracted principles behind the words.
Both theory and history demonstrate that it is possible, indeed almost certain, that different individuals and groups will claim to find unified meanings to Scripture that differ from one another. Problem verses are then ingeniously reinterpreted to fit.
Something, then, in the building and evolution of our minds may be done from outside, but most must result from the activities of our own consciousness; and if we would have mental bodies which should be strong, well-vitalised, active, able to grasp the loftier thoughts presented to us, then we must steadily work at right thinking; for we are our own builders, and fashion our minds for ourselves.
As in wireless telegraphy, a series of vibrations composing a message may be caught by any suitable receiver—i. Others affect it occasionally, but he always.
A judgment therefore, is true, when the relation which is one of the objects relates the other objects, otherwise it is false " loc. My point is not to resolve these issues, just to show how complicated the question of meaning quickly becomes when we read these texts reflective of original context.
Why should I judge him, since I cannot even know him until I modify myself sufficiently to be able to receive him? Agnosticism constitutes either ignorance of this demand, or a redundant restatement of the principle that synthetic propositions are subject to doubt. Seeing "through a glass" and "in a dark manner" is far from the vision "face to face" of which our limited mind is incapable without a special light from God Himself.
If thoughts have their beginnings in sensations, and those sensations are caused by impacts from without, then it is most important that when the sensation arises, the nature and extent of that sensation shall be accurately observed.
Is not the church a safer forum to test the spirits than as isolated individualists? Public opinion, once formed, exercises a dominant way over the minds of the great majority, beating 35 unceasingly on all brains and awakening in them responsive undulations.
Simon called "the sciences of the artificial" these new sciences cybernetics, cognitive sciences, decision and organisation sciences that, because of the abstraction of their object information, communication, decisioncannot match with the classical epistemology and its experimental method and refutability.
It is crucial for us to specify carefully which meaning of the Bible is authoritative for Christians. The bulk of scientists operate under the basic assumptions of these paradigms.
If changes themselves can change, these hyper-changes are hyper-events that can be ordered into hypertime. It is due to lack of attention, to lack of accurate observation, and therefore to confused thought.
If a person visualises easily, he will aid a bad memory by constructing a picture, and attaching to points in that picture the things he wants to remember; then the calling up of the picture brings up also the things that were to be remembered.INTRODUCTION.
THE value of knowledge is tested by its power to purify and ennoble the life, and all earnest students desire to apply the theoretical knowledge acquired in their study of Theosophy to the evolution of their own character and to the helping of their fellow-men.
number 17 and its' spiritual significance. and. number 36 and its spiritual significance. number 17 and muhammed. the 'knowing' compiled by dee finney. Truth (Anglo-Saxon tréow, tryw, truth, preservation of a compact, from a Teutonic base Trau, to believe) is a relation which holds (1) between the knower and the known — Logical Truth; (2) between the knower and the outward expression which he gives to his knowledge — Moral Truth; and (3) between the thing itself, as it exists, and the idea of it, as conceived by God — Ontological Truth.
Nature of knowing In English there is one word ―know‖, while French and Spanish, for example, each has two (savoir/connaître and saber/conocer).
In what ways do various languages classify the concepts associated with ―to know‖? The TOK ways of knowing are how we acquire knowledge about the world around us, and figure out our relationship with it.
TOK identifies 8 different ways of knowing, each one involving a different method of gaining knowledge, but just like with the areas of knowledge, they. Seeing Looking, Watching, Seeing, Sight Vision, Perspective, Observing Quotes for Gardeners and Lovers of the Green Way Compiled by Karen and Mike Garofalo.Download