What is the Relation Between God to Man

"Know thyself, then, to be as a corpuscle, as a facet, as a characteristic, as a love, in the body of God." Cayce (2533-7)

"Those who would attain to a more perfect understanding of the true relationships of an individual to creative forces and using of same constructively, recognize the unfoldment of the mind through the experiences." Cayce (5242-1)

"God seeks all to be one with Him. And as all things were made by Him, that which is the creative influence in every herb, mineral, vegetable, or individual activity is that same force ye call God - and seeks expression! Even as when God said, "Let there be light," and there was light. For, this is law; this is love." Cayce (294-202)

"For a man is a little lower than the angels, yet was made that he might become the companion of the Creative Forces; and thus was given - in the breath of life - the individual soul, the stamp of approval as it were of the Creator; with the ability to know itself to be itself, and to make itself, as one with the Creative Forces - irrespective of other influences." Cayce (1456-1)

"In the manner, the way ye attend, ye treat or ye hold - in thy mental self - thy brother's position, or thy neighbor's or thy friend's as thy own, that is the manner, the concept ye hold of thy Creator!" Cayce (1603-1)

What Is the Relation of God to Man?
from Quimby, Complete Writings, Volume I

What proof is there of a God according to the popular opinion of the day? Is there one single quality of wisdom in the God that man worships? Is not all the worship confined to an intellect far inferior to the natural man? And is not the true wisdom of justice, sympathy, love, good order and intelligence set aside or looked upon as a secondary thing? Are we not told that religion is something independent of man? It is true there is a wisdom higher than the natural man. For the natural man is superstitious, bigoted, overbearing, proud, vain, full of cunning deceit and all the passions of the beast. He is very religious under some circumstances: fear of death for instance; bold when there is no danger and only kept in check by fear. This is the religious man, but this is not the religion or wisdom of the wise. All religion is of man and the trouble lies not in the religion or belief, but in the separation of opinions from the truth.

I will not quarrel with any man's religion or opinions, but only see if his religion or wisdom is of this world of opinions or of the wisdom of God or Science. I will try to separate these two religions and to do this, it is necessary to show to the religious man the absurdity of his religion. This cannot be done except by a knowledge of the religion that these vain men worship. They, being ignorant of the true wisdom, set up a standard of worship and bow down and worship an unknown God or wisdom. Now this unknown God or wisdom is not in their worship at all. He is not in houses made with hands, nor in temples made of stone, nor is he in the field of battle directing the opinions of man. He requires no offering of silver or prayers and has no laws outside of wisdom. In fact he is no man's God but the God of all who admit him.

I will now try to explain to the natural or superstitious man the living and true God whom he ignorantly worships. All admit this God is not a part of themselves nor is his kingdom of this world of opinions. But it is in the skies or clouds of their ignorance. They admit that his coming must be in the clouds of their ignorance. They admit that his coming must be in the clouds, so of course he is not with them but is to come. The God of wisdom says, You need not look for him in the clouds of your ignorance nor in the foundations of your temples for he is near you, even in your own hearts. But you know him not and crucify him every day by your vain worship. Therefore I say, Repent of your vain worship and worship the true and living God that is not made in the image of man's identity of matter but in wisdom that can be shown by his acts. I will give you the true God that I worship and thousands of others who know him not and yet are a God to themselves, who do not know that they worship any God, when they are the very children and heirs of God. But being strangers in the world of opinions, they are wandering alone in the world, like sheep without a shepherd, subject to this world of opinion.

Let man become aware of these two principles of truth, based on mathematical fact and the other based on an opinion. Then he is ready to test the Gods to see whether they are from man's opinions or wisdom. Each has its God and its world, but the natural man not knowing how to account for the phenomena that often occur makes to himself a God like himself. As the wisdom of truth progresses, it has no identity independent of Science. As it contains no superstition, it contains no religion, for it has no identity of God or man; it is either admitted as a science or one of the laws of this God of opinions. This the scientific man will not admit. So a warfare is kept up by the opinions of man trying to convince the scientific man that all his wisdom is from their God of opinions. This he will not believe, so he is an infidel to the man of opinions. For he disbelieves in his God and knows it is the invention of heathen superstition and has no wisdom above the natural man.

To which of these classes did Jesus belong? Let us examine the writings of the New Testament and see if they will give any light on the subject. Jesus called these two characters Law and Gospel. The law is the natural man or opinions. The true science or wisdom is the gospel; there was where he differed from the world. The new birth was to search into that Science that would destroy opinions, so he called upon all men everywhere to repent of their sins or belief and prove all things by Science. For their false science or beliefs had deceived the people and bound burdens on them that their mode of reasoning could not remove. So it was said that which the law or their opinions had failed to explain, this truth in the form of a science took upon itself that the errors might be explained. Opinions knew not this Science, so it was a stranger and they said, Crucify it. So they spit upon it, stoned it and finally made it so unpopular that it ran out. Then the men of opinions stole the body or truth, parted it among them and reported it was all a humbug. To this day, it is looked upon as a humbug by the Jews. So Christ's wisdom lost its identity at the crucifixion of Jesus and has never been acknowledged by man's opinion since.

False Christs have sprung up and deceived many and at this day all mankind are worshipping these false gods who can never take away the sins of their ignorance. But the true Christ or Science will come in the clouds of their ignorance. Every eye shall see him. He shall sit on the throne of wisdom and judge the world of opinions; then he will reward everyone according to his truth. There are some standing in the high places, who shall not see nor even believe till it comes. Then they will hide themselves in the rocks of their opinions and creep into their beliefs or dens to hide themselves from the great truth of scientific progression. Then Science will take a God to itself and man shall worship it day and night. There will be no darkness. For the light of wisdom will light up the dark dens of superstition. The evil or ignorance will be cast out and the truth will prevail. Then the truth will bind this old serpent, the opinions or devil, and chain him to the earth or superstition, so that he shall not deceive the child of wisdom by his smooth tongue and false doctrines. Quimby, August 1861

"The true study of the Deity by man being in the observation of His marvelous works, the discovery of a fundamental, creative law of as wide and comprehensive grasp as would make this etheric vapour a tangible link between God and man would enable us to realize, in a measure, the actual existing working qualities of God Himself (speaking most reverentially) as he would those of a fellow-man. Such a link would constitute a base or superstructure of recognition, praise, worship and imitation, such as seems to underlie the whole Biblical structure as a foundation." Keely underline added

See Also

1.1 - Mind is deemed a force
1.13 - The Word of God
1.19 - Matter Evolves from Mind
1.2 - Molecular Brain Permeated by Interetheric Mind
1.4 - Etheric Mind Force in Healing
14.26 - Dominant is Light of Mind
14.27 - Mind being Dominant is Creative
15.19 - All forces in nature are mind forces
18.00 - Mind as Cause
18.13 - Mind is the Active Force
18.20 - Mind - the focus of Christianity
7B.12 - Mind Force
Celestial Radiation
Celestial Sympathetic Radiation
Christ Consciousness
Compound Interetheric
Cosmic Consciousness
Creative Force
Etheric Elements
Father Forces
Figure 1.6 - From One Mind comes all. All goes back to One Mind
Figure 2.15 - Adam reaching for God while God reaches for Adam
Figure 2.16 - Alchemical Graphics showing Celestial and Terrestrial Realms
Figure 3.25 - Celestial Seeks and Condenses at Center
Figure 6.12 - Spheres and Cubes are Gods Only Tools
Figure 11.02 - Infinite Neutral Mind Centers and Controls All Motion
Figure 11.04 - Celestial and Terrestrial Forces Come Together to Manifest as All That Is
Figure 14.02 - Thoth the Sun God giving Life Force implying this force comes from the Sun
Figure 18.08 - One Still Mind of Cause before Differentiation
Figure 18.13 - Scalar or Undifferentiated Mind Force
Figure 18.15 - From One Still Mind comes all Force and Motion by Differentiation
Law of Cycles
Life Force
Mind Force
Mind Force is a pre-existing Natural Force
Mind of God
Neutral Center
Awakening Your Genius
Sympathetic Celestial Streams
Undifferentiated Mind
What is the Relation Between God to Man

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