Century Path; A Magazine Devoted to the Brotherhood of Humanity, the Promulgation of Theosophy and the Study of Ancient and Modern Ethics, Philosophy,

Century Path; A Magazine Devoted to the Brotherhood of Humanity, the Promulgation of Theosophy and the Study of Ancient and Modern Ethics, Philosophy,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...fate of Helena Petrovna Blavatsky was none other than had been meted out to soul-heroes before her; for though the cross, the rack and the fagot were no longer available, yet the more subtle weapon of outrageous calumny was too well proven no less effective. But the banner of "Truth, Light and Liberation " was not allowed to be trailed in the dust when she was obliged to relinquish it. though the one who took it from her hand in a few short years was forced to make the same sad sacrifice as the price of his heroic devotion. As if, however, the great cause of humanity were in especial jeopardy, or perchance because the present were an unusually auspicious time for a decisive struggle between the two great factors of good and evil, Wra. Q. Judge was not obliged to abandon, but merely to pass on his.sacred trust, and under" the succeeding Leadership of Katherine Tingley the effort of ages to restore to men's minds and hearts the knowledge of soulhood and a life of brotherhood is being at last accomplished. The tribute we would pay to such hero-souls is almost impossible to express; for it would entail not only a knowledge of the overcoming of seemingly insuperable obstacles, but also a realization of the dire need of their service, with a comprehension of the selfless love that prompted it. We who reap the benefit can only dimly understand the cost of it all, the heroism with its utter giving of self, in the face of not only unappreciation, but of ingratitude, calumny of the most atrocious sort, and of opposition so virulent that it counted no measure too vile if only promising of success. But as we dwell upn the endless record of awful persecution, and feel in our hearts the glow of mingled compassion and indignation, the thought...show more

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  • Paperback | 574 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 29mm | 1,012g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236646800
  • 9781236646804