A Course in Miracles: Lesson 36

My holiness envelopes everything I see. Having reestablished the identity of the perceiver in the previous lesson, Lesson 36 shifts our focus back to what is perceived, with the caveat that how we see has shifted because of how we understand our identity. You are holy because your mind is part of God’s. And becauseContinue reading “A Course in Miracles: Lesson 36”

A Course in Miracles Lesson 35

My mind is part of God’s. I am very holy. Lesson 35 is a powerful lesson because it deepens the conceptual framework of healing through vision (rather than dying through seeing), and because it invites us to adopt this renewed framework for our daily ACIM practice going forward. Through projection and denial, ego makes aContinue reading “A Course in Miracles Lesson 35”

A Course in Miracles Lesson 34

I could see peace instead of this. This is one of my favorite lessons in the ACIM workbook. I truly believe that it encapsulates several core ideas that are essential to practicing A Course in Miracles. We are the one with Love. We remember and extend Love by choosing to think differently. Changing our thoughtsContinue reading “A Course in Miracles Lesson 34”

A Course in Miracles Lesson 31

Lesson 31 is the first time A Course in Miracles uses the word “victim” in the Workbook. It’s a heavy word, a loaded word. We tend to resist it because we associate victimhood with with passivity. And  we are the opposite of passive. We are constantly checking out new self-improvement regimes, fine-tuning our spiritual practices,Continue reading “A Course in Miracles Lesson 31”