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  • Seek Not to Change the World? The Course famously says, "Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world" (T-21.In.1:7). Course students generally take this to mean that changing things in the external world, including behaviorally extending help to others, is not part of the Course's path. But is that really what this line means?
  • Why I Am a Course Purist The term "Course purist" may sound like rigid fundamentalism, but for Robert being a Course purist is reasonable, healthy, freeing, and life-giving. In this article, Robert explains why he is a Course purist and describes the many benefits this approach to the Course has given him.
  • What Is a Miracle? What student of ACIM hasn't been puzzled about how the Course defines the word "miracle"? In this article from the mid-90's, Robert attempts to clear up the confusion, as well as set straight some misconceptions.
  • Difficult Passages: Think Not You Made the World? There is a very puzzling passage in the Course which says, "Think not you made the world"—puzzling because the rest of the Course so clearly says that we did make the world. What does this passage mean?
  • A Course in Miracles Revisited You may have heard about A Course in Miracles, or even "done" it and moved on, but perhaps it is time to revisit it.
  • The Course's Nondualism: Love Is a Law Without an Opposite A Course in Miracles is often described as "nondualistic." But is it saying the exact same thing as other nondualistic philosophies like Advaita Vedanta, or does it present us with a different kind of nondualism? In this article, Greg presents his view that the Course's version of nondualism is indeed different than the conventional understanding, and explores the benefits of this view—the primary one being that it gives us a totally loving God.
  • How Is Our Brother Our Savior? As Course students, we probably all know that our brother is actually our savior. But how is he our savior? Is it by pushing our buttons and flushing out our ego, or does the Course have something else in mind? In this article, Robert says that the Course does indeed have something else in mind: our brother is our savior not because he is a great button pusher, but because he is the Christ, whose holiness sets us free.
  • Getting Started with A Course in Miracles You're an absolute newbie to A Course in Miracles who has just acquired a copy of the book (or has just opened that Course book that has been gathering dust on your bookshelf). You want to begin working with it, to try it out and see if it's something that you want to pursue further. How do you get started?
  • The World as a Dream This is commentary on “The 'Hero' of the Dream” (T-27.VIII), a powerful section which explains that the world we see around us is really just a dream, dreamt out of disowned elements in our own mind. It is only that disowning that makes the figures in this dream seem external.
  • Excerpt from reading and commentary for 5.VI "Time and Eternity" This is commentary on the section of the Text which includes Jesus' explanation of "the ego always speaks first," along with his reinterpretation of several Bible verses, and his discussion of the "Higher Court" reversing the ego's decisions—all of these woven together into one discussion.

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