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Calendar of the Soul


Northern Hemisphere
Week 12

The radiant beauty of the world
Compels my inmost soul to free
God-given powers of my nature
That they may soar into the cosmos,
To take wing from myself
And trustingly to seek myself
In cosmic light and cosmic warmth.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 38

The spirit child within my soul
I feel freed of enchantment.
In heart-high gladness has
The holy cosmic Word engendered
The heavenly fruit of hope,
Which grows rejoicing into worlds afar
Out of my being's godly roots.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

The Three Paths of the Soul to Christ
GA 143

Privately printed for the members of the College of Spiritual Science at the Goetheanum. These two lectures are the seventh and eighth of fourteen lectures in GA 143, entitled, (Experiential Knowledge of the Supersensible). And In German, Erfahrungen des Uebersinnlichen. Die wege der Seele zu Christus.

They were given in Stockholm, Sweden in April of 1912. Printed from a stenographic report uncorrected by the lecturer with the authorization of Marie Steiner. Translated by Norman MacBeth

I.The Path through the Gospels and The Path of Inner Experience April 16, 1912
II.The Path of Initiation April 17, 1912

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