“I died as a mineral and became a plant,
I died as a plant and rose to animal,
I died as animal and I was man.
Why should I fear?
When was I less by dying?
Yet once more I shall die as man,
To soar with angels blest;
But even from angelhood I must pass on …”
When Did You Ever Become Less By Dying? AFTERLIFE: The Evidence by Stafford Betty
In his most compelling work to date, Stafford Betty provides eleven chapters of evidence that include deathbed visions, near-death experiences, apparitions, reincarnation, terminal lucidity, poltergeist phenomena, spirit communication, spirit attachment, and instrumental transcommunication, all which suggest consciousness continues in the post physical state. Paying homage to the 13th century poet, Rumi, he asks, When Did You Ever Become Less By Dying?Read more...
The Inner Spirit Body by Edward C. Randall "There is a natural body, and there is a spiritual body.” Those words have fallen from the lips of priests, over the bodies of the so-called dead, for thousands of years, yet not a single minister who uttered them, nor one among the millions of mourners, who for centuries past heard them, ever formed any rational conception of what they meant and for ages the world has been ﬁlled with sorrow."
The Celestial Hierarchy by Judge Patterson-Hatch via Elsa Barker I am about to say something which may shock certain persons; but those who are too fond of their own ideas, without being willing to grant others their ideas in turn, should not seek to open the jealously guarded doors which separate the land of the so-called living from the land of the certainly not dead.
This is the statement which I have to make: that there are many gods, and that the One God is the sum total of all of them.
The Near Death Experience: Evidence of an Afterlife An interesting interview with Dutch Cardiologist, Pim Van Lommel about his research into Near Death Experiences. Van Lommel’s research has been published in the Lancet and he is one of the many credible scientists and physicians whose work has led them to the conclusion that consciousness is primary and not a product of the brain.
An Interview with Judge John W. Edmonds by Michael Tymn: John W. Edmonds, who served as Chief Justice of the New York State Supreme Court, is believed to have been the first true psychical researcher. Following the advent of the spirit communication epidemic… Read more