Category archives: Meditations on the Tarot

The Major Arcana and Psalm CXVIII

Represented by the letters of the Hebraic alphabet, the twenty-two Major Numbers are known in the Christian Tradition, where they are not associated with images but are systematically revealed in King David’s Psalm CXVIII –  Gnosis Volume III: Esoteric Cycle,… continue reading »

“Yes, but…”

And rising up, he rebuked the wind, and said to the sea: Peace, be still. And the wind ceased: and there was made a great calm. – Mark iv: 39 And he asked him: What is thy name? And he… continue reading »

Of Knowledge and Power

The kingdom of God cometh not with observation: Neither shall they say: Behold here, or behold there. For lo, the kingdom of God is within you – Luke xvii 20-21. The desire for certainty – and preceding that, knowledge – represents… continue reading »

Of Frithjof Schuon: Transcendent Unity of Religions

Conceptual Dimensions: Ideas, when entering the mind – even initially – presuppose some level of understanding. However, to completely grasp the meaning of such an idea, a greater understanding will necessarily entail examining the idea from several different viewpoints,  thereby… continue reading »