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The Cosmology Of The Essene Nation

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PART: 12    THE NOON CONTEMPLATIONS

A third group of practices was held at noon each day of the week. These were contemplations calling upon the Heavenly Father to send His Angel of Peace to harmonize the different departments of man’s life. So important was peace to the Essenes that they had a special teaching concerning it, which they called the Sevenfold Peace.

The practice of the fourteen Communions brings about an inner experience or expansion of consciousness enabling the individual to make conscious use of the invisible forces of nature and the cosmos. The Sevenfold Peace shows the practical application of this expanded consciousness in the individual’s daily life in its relationship to the different aspects of life.

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The Essene Communions

PART: 9   The Essene Communions

Their Purpose And Meaning

The symbolic Tree of Life enabled the Essenes to understand how they were surrounded by forces, or angels, from the visible world of nature and the invisible cosmic world. The Communions show how each of these forces is utilized in man’s body and consciousness.

The Communions are said to have been originated by Enoch, and were again brought forth by Moses to Esrael, the elect of the people, on the two stone tablets he first brought down from Mount Sinai.
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The Angelic Forces

PART: 7   The Angelic Forces

Man has appeared to realize as far back as records exist, that invisible forces, which are made prevalent within the spiritual dimensions of existence, surrounded him.

In ancient cultures of the past, he has used certain symbolisms to express his relationship to these forces in the midst of which he moves. The predominant mystical symbol, which has been imbedded in almost all religions and esoteric teachings, is called the Tree of Life. In outer legend and inner wisdom man’s deepest intuitions have focused upon it.
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