By Robert B. Clarke
The line of Western Spirituality started in Egypt and persevered in the course of the time of Christ. Has it develop into stalled within the years since?
Robert Clarke says sure, it has. In The 4 Gold Keys, Clarke, going via his personal spiritualization within the psychic depths, argued that the best way out of Western civilization's crucial atheism lies within the mental teachings of Swiss psychologist Carl Jung.
In An Order open air Time, Clarke reinterprets Western Spirituality, utilizing Jungian symbolism, to teach that the nice tales of old Egypt and of the previous and New testomony are tactics of what Jung known as individuation. this is often the individual's trip from lowest to maximum Self; from Osiris to Horus, from Moses to Joshua, from David to Solomon, from John the Baptist to Jesus Christ. those pairings additionally mirror what Joseph Campbell calls the Hero's trip, which can eventually spiritualize the full culture.
Clarke lines the connections among Egyptian, Jewish, and Christian mythology, andconcluding that the West's non secular lineage has turn into stalledmaintains that we will be able to reach wholeness simply by means of making feel of the clues supplied via our mythology. this can be the royal line of upper Self incarnations throughout the collective unconscious.
The final instance of individuation, Clarke says, is the Christ, who needs to now be extra understood and constructed. And, taking Christ as our image of the Self, direct adventure of the sacred, by means of each one people, can let us to accomplish our best non secular power, either as members and as an entire tradition. An Order outdoor Time indicates how that non secular trip started and the way it needs to be continued.
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An Order Outside Time: A Jungian View of the Higher Self from Egypt to Christ by Robert B. Clarke