According to the front page, yes, The Force is an underlying foundation of the universe. But what that means is not so simple when we consider modern awareness of what we know about the universe and about our own psychology. I would suggest continuing your IP progress and pay particular attention to the lesson with Alan Watts once you get there. You don't have to necessarily agree or disagree with him, but do at least try to understand as much as you can what he's getting at and why. It is all very relevant to this topic so I hope it gives you a better understanding of what is going on here with how we talk about the Force.
It seems that I know that I know.
What I would like to see is the 'I' that knows me when I know that I know that I know.
- Alan Watts
This is something most well meaning white people seem to get wrong. I understand what they're trying to say but, speaking for millions of people of color, I can tell you with a very high degree of certainty, that people of color want you to see their color. [/quote]
i think that is a misunderstanding....
Although imo morality ought to influence politics (as opposed to the other way around), I think we really need to figure out where we ought to take a stand. Freedom of expression especially in the context of religion might seem obvious, but the odd smattering of references to American constitutional...
Band and be made strong.
Curve and be made strait.
Empty and be filled.
give to get.
Die often to be made a-new.
Keep little and gain.
There is benefit to dwelling in the Force and having a personal balance. Those who try not to shine often do but in a very different way. Things change with...
..."In my own search of all my search of my books and stuff in my own library ive found- nothing on the subject." I would love a explanation of your action and pros and cons of it and see if some of that parallels my own heathenish practices. Truthfully, ive been called heathen all my life but it...
The first time I heard this, I only caught part of the speech and I thought that he was being political, which turned me off entirely. But after taking the chance and really listening to what he was saying, all I can say is, Amen, brother. Amen.