Results 1 – 12 of 61 Meditation: Letters on the Guidance of the Inner Life Oct 15, by Friedrich Rittelmeyer and M. L. Mitchell. The Holy Year: Meditative Contemplations of Seasons and Festivals. Friedrich Rittelmeyer; Translated by Margaret Mitchell and Alan Stott; Edited by Neil. By Friedrich Rittelmeyer. A Southern Cross Review E-book. http:// 56 pages. Born of October 5, , in Germany, Dr. Friedrich.
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The truth of reincarnation is a word of Christ to our time. Those scientists who claimed to be studying the spiritual world were mostly interested in table-tipping, seances with the dead, and such forms of spiritism which Steiner abjured.
The many hundreds of sermons I had heard about Christ came up in the background of my mind. Then I did not see him any more. I had to pass through all those other phases. Never once in Rudolf Steiner’s life, so far as I know, did it happen that a recognized scientist went to him saying: But the request for the former was clearly enough stated in his books.
At most they expected Rudolf Steiner to come forward on his own account rittelmeeyr ask for investigation and recognition.
When, later on, this state of things altered for a time, again the cause was not due to Rudolf Steiner but to the after-effects of a fall in the mountains, which injured the membranes of the brain and made all mental exertion, and the exercises, impossible for many months.
But all such phenomena only lead into the dim, unconscious regions of the life of soul, and in any case the right methods of investigations are not there. Most widely held works by Friedrich Rittelmeyer. Rittelmeyer asked Steiner specifically about this issue.
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Such is the tragedy that is bound up with greatness, a tragedy that will always be there when a great man appears. This made him particularly susceptible to supersensible influences, and they flowed into him under the most unfortunate conditions. I knew where Heaven was, the structure of God through the spiritual hierarchies, how they played and continue to play their role in our daily lives, how the Bible contains in terse metaphoric language in Genesis and Revelations descriptions of the beginning and ending of time in our local section of the cosmos which meshes perfectly into Steiner’s more detailed and comprehensive description, and how Steiner knew the facts of the material he presented before he read them in the Bible and other ancient mystery school literature, where he found ample correlation for his personal findings.
Under National Socialismhe carried out a permanent balancing act: Excessive grief and mourning will cause them pain, as will the simple thought that they are gone forever and you will never see friedich again, etc. One need only study and work at it friedeich the truth will reveal itself in time.
In the Christ figure, we find an Aryan head and Semitic features around the mouth. Rudolf Steiner was a natural clairvoyant since birth.
Rudolf Steiner Enters my Life. Apparently there was a similar interest in things Eastern during the s as well. Retrieved from ” https: And now read Kuhlmann’s speech.
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It comes at the right hour, just when the path to the christianizing of the East is to be made free. The Lord’s prayer by Friedrich Rittelmeyer Book 4 editions published between and in English and German and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. Rudolf Steiner was a sparkling diamond during his lifetime and the light which shone upon him has been reflected in the many brilliant hues of his work: It is Christian to bear within one the consciousness which once brought Christ from Heaven to earth, to find one’s joy in being like unto Him and to work with Him wherever He may need us.
Scientists were going to faraway places and looking into telescopes and microscopes to find the truth about the world, all the while they were ignoring the revelations provided close at hand in Middle Europe by Rudolf Steiner.
Rittelmeyer was one of the founders of the Christian Community and yet he openly avers that reincarnation is not a dogma of his church. Of the first private lecture Rittelmeyer attended, given by Rudolf Steiner in Berlin, he writes on page 79 that he realized “how a man in the very Presence of Christ speaks of Christ.
Anyone who witnessed this could doubt no longer but that friedricj fully authorized servant of Christ was standing before him. Any organization attracts people rittelmeywr are joiners and not leaders. Rittelmeyer knew what it meant to be a Christian and he gives rittelmeyfr three wishes that an authentic Christian would make upon passing into the spiritual world:.
My own desire was rjttelmeyer hold to what I knew of Christ in my inner being and to regard everything else as secondary. Many people yet today, almost a century later, still hold that reincarnation and karma are not Christian.
When I completed my intense study of An Outline of Occult Science, I was in awe of the robustness of the image Steiner had laid out for the evolution of humankind and the cosmos. What kind rittelmeyeg faces would they have pulled if they had suddenly seen what was happening? He often saw dead people walking around, but found it better not to mention those occurrences to anyone.
I personally felt that the natural thing to do was to form as accurate a judgment as possible of the man who was bringing the teaching. Most people, yet today, seem more interested in what so-called important minds have to say about new writers than in the writer’s writings. Unfortunately, some minds are unable to stretch without snapping. Again and again he quotes the old Moltke. Growing up in Frankish Schweinfurt — his father was a Lutheran minister — it was already clear to him as a child that he wanted to go into a religious profession.
Men would not let themselves be attracted by his other work nor be compromised by contact with something unfamiliar and unrecognized. Christus by Friedrich Rittelmeyer Book 7 editions published between and friedricj German and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. At first gripped by nationalist enthusiasm, he soon came to oppose the First World War and with 4 other Berlin theologians signed a proclamation of peace and understanding on the occasion of Reformation Day October I did not let a single opportunity for judging Rudolf Friedgich as a man slip by.
And so one word came to one, another to another, each according to his particular preparation.
rittelmeyeg I assiduously avoid speaking inwardly or openly about grieving for someone being lost forever from me something which greatly pains the living spirit when someone does thatrather I speak of their life and the love I felt for them.
That is what actually happened.