Ernest Shurtleff Holmes (January 21, 1887 – April 7, 1960) was an American New Thought writer, teacher, and leader. He was the founder of a Spiritual movement known as Religious Science, a part of the greater New Thought movement, whose spiritual philosophy is known as "The Science of Mind."
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The Apostle John said, " Beloved, now we are the sons of God.
" He didn't say by and by we are going to become sons of God. He said we are that now, today, this moment.
" Now we are the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shallsee him as he is"
The greatest good that can come to anyone is forming within them an absolute certainty of themselves, and of their relationship to the Universe, forever removing the sense of heaven as being outside of them.
Life externalizes at the level of our thought.
There is One Infinite Spirit and every time man says, "I am" he proclaims it.
You can be on the cusp of something. Appreciate the cusp, not the something. Appreciate this moment now.
Since the only life you can have is the life of the Spirit within you, you need but permit Its radiance to flow through your thought into self-expression. You are surrounded by a dynamic force, a great surge of living power. You are immersed in and saturated with the vital essence of Life. Its presence permeates everything, binding all together in one complete whole.
Joy has come to live with me. How can I be sad? I do so love Thy presence, which is joy within me.
The truth is true wherever you find it.
Remember, sugar is sweet whether you find it in a sugar bowl or a dust pan.
Every thought has a consequence. And every experience has a causative thought behind it.
It is impossible for a man to conceal himself.
In every act, word or gesture he stands revealed as he is, and not as he would have himself appear to be. From the Universe, nothing is or an be hidden.
The whole thing resolves itself into our mental ability to control our thought.
The man who can do this can have what he wants, can do what he wishes and becomes what he wills.
We must have a spiritual rebirth. We must be born out of the belief in externalities into the belief of inner realities, out of the belief that we are separated from God, into the belief that we are part of a Unitary Wholeness.
Since each soul is some part of the Whole, it is impossible that any soul can be lost.
You are an eternal being now on the pathway of endless unfoldment, never less but always more yourself. Life is not static. It is forever dynamic, forever creatingnot something done and finished, but something alive, awake and aware. There is something within you that sings the song of eternity. Listen to it.
We are born to create, and we can't help it. Why is that? Because God, the great Creator, is in us.
Love is within us. It cannot be destroyed. It can be ignored. To the extent that we abandon love we will feel it has abandoned us.
Denying love is our only problem, and embracing it is the only answer.
Through the power of love, we can let go of past history and begin again.
Love heals, forgives, and makes whole.
With every pill we have prescribed for us we should also be given a creative prayer, a suggested way to correct our destructive patterns of thought.
Love is the victor in every case. Love breaks down the iron bars of thought, and sets the captive free.
There is a Power around you that knows and that understands all things.
This Power works like the soil; it receives the seed of your thought and at once begins to operate upon it. It will receive whatever you give to it and will create for you and throw back at you whatever you think into it.
Where the mind goes energy flows.
A constant realization of the presence of Spirit will provide a sense of Divine Companionship that no other attitude could produce.
You are to have implicit confidence in your own ability, knowing that it is the nature of thought to externalize itself in your health and affairs, knowing that you are the thinker.
The abundance you desire to experience must first be an experience in your mind.
Trust in your own self more than in all else.
The thought of judgment, criticism and condemnation must, in time, operate against the one who sets it into motion.
The manifest universe is the body of God ... all people are incarnations of the One Spirit.
To the soul that knows its own divinity, all else must gravitate
We are to look for God in each other and love this God, forgetting all else.
The intellect is a cold thing and a merely intellectual idea will never stimulate thought in the same manner that a spiritual idea does.
I live in the faith that there is a Presence and Power greater than I am that nurtures and supports me in ways I could not even imagine. I know that this Presence is All knowing and All Power and is Always right where I am
You are more than you appear to be - Life is greater than you have ever known it - The best is yet to come.
Blessing: Constructive thought directed toward anyone or condition.
You bless a man when you recognize the divinity in him.
The person who is to succeed will never let his mind dwell on past mistakes.
He will forgive the past in his life and in the lives of other people. If he makes a mistake he will at once forgive it.
But we are born to be happy, to be abundantly supplied with every good thing, to have fun in living, to consciously unite with the Divine Power that is around us and within us, and to grow and expand forever.