New Thought Library is an online public library with free eBook and audio downloads.
Links to downloads for Bible Mystery and Meaning by Thomas Troward are at the bottom of this web page
Blessings abound for the spiritually aware.
Help connect like minded seekers with the Spiritual Resources
produced by the NewThought.NET/work
atoms is a stage, and by no means the earliest, in the process of Evolution.
Movement ~ Spirit
We are next told that the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. Here we have two factors, "Spirit" and "Water", and the initial movement is attributed to Spirit. This verse introduces us to that particular mode of manifestation of the Universal Substance which we may denominate the Psychic. This psychic mode of the Universal Substance may best be described as Cosmic Soul-Essence --- not, indeed, universal in the strictest sense otherwise than as always included in the original Primordial Essence, but universal to the particular world-system under formation, and as yet undifferentiated into any individual forms.
This is what the medieval writers spoke of as "the Soul of the Universe", or Anima Mundi, as distinguished from the Divine Self, or Animus Dei, and it is the universal psychic medium in which the nuclei of the forms hereafter to become consolidated on the plane of the concrete and material take their inception in obedience to the movement of the Spirit, or Thought. This is the realm of Potential Forms, and is the connecting link between Spirit, or pure Thought, and Matter, or concrete Form, and as such plays a most important part in the constitution of the Cosmos and of Man.
Distributive Medium ~ Water
In our reading of the Bible as well as in our practical application of Mental
Links to Additional Media for Bible Mystery and Meaning by Thomas Troward such as audio and ebooks are located at the bottom of this web page.