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Rose Cross

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Number 03 - Summer  2003

ROSE CROSS is a Quarterly Rosicrucian Online Magazine dedicated to promote RosicrucianTeachings and related subjects. It is related to The Rosicrucian Fellowship but not formally affiliated with it.

Created and Supported by Students of the Rosicrucian Teachings


 
Writers of published articles are alone responsible for statements made

Web Master:

Alexandre David

 

 

 

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.

Matt 5:9

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CONCERNING THE ORIGIN OF THE
FELLOWSHIP TEACHINGS

  Although the word "Rosicrucian" is used by several organizations, The Rosicrucian Fellowship has no connection with any of them.

  In the years 1907-08, after being tested for sincerity of purpose and selfless desire to aid his fellowmen, Max Heindel was selected by the Brothers of the Rose Cross to give out publicly the Western Wisdom Teachings and thus help prepare humanity for the coming Age of Universal Brotherhood. By means of intense self-discipline and devotion to service he earned the status of Lay Brother (Initiate) in the exalted Rosicrucian Order.

  Under the direction of the Brothers of the Rose Cross, spiritual giants of the human race, Max Heindel wrote The Rosicrucian Cosmo-Conception, an epoch-making book which has now become the Western World's leading textbook on occultism. By means of his own spiritual development he was able to verify for himself much that was given in the Cosmo-Conception, as well as to gain additional knowledge that later become embodied in his numerous books.

  One of the basic conditions on which the Western Wisdom Teachings were given to Max Heindel was that no price should be set on them. This condition was faithfully observed by him to the end of his life, and has since been carefully observed by those directing the affairs of the Rosicrucian Fellowship. Although the Fellowship books are sold, the correspondence courses and the service of our Healing Department have been kept on the free will offering plan. There are no membership fees.  

 Rosicrucian Fellowship  Purposes, Aims, and Activities

  The Rosicrucian Fellowship is a Christian organization composed of men and women who are students of the Rosicrucian Philosophy as presented in The Rosicrucian Cosmo-Conception. This philosophy is known as the Western Wisdom Teaching and establishes a meeting-ground for science and religion. Its students are located throughout the world; but their International Headquarters is located at Oceanside, California, USA.

The Rosicrucian Fellowship has no connection with any other organization. It was launched during the late summer and autumn of 1909, after a course of lectures in Seattle by Mr. Max Heindel. A study center was formed and the Headquarters were temporarily located in that city. Arrangements were also made for publishing The Rosicrucian Cosmo-Conception. With the issue of this work by the Rosicrucian Fellowship, the Association was definitely started.

The General Work of
The Rosicrucian Fellowship

The work of the Fellowship is to preach the gospel (of the coming Aquarian Age) and heal the sick. This is achieved by making the Western Wisdom Teaching available to all who are ready to receive it and by conducting a Healing Department which emphasizes spiritual healing along with principles of right living. The work of the Fellowship is done through the efforts of its entire membership assisted by Headquarters. Many friends in the world work through Centers which hold classes in the Philosophy and in spiritual astrology, the study and teaching of which is an integral part of the work of the Fellowship.

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A Christian Esoteric Magazine

Established by Max Heindel

June 1913

The Rays from the Rose Cross Magazine is published by The Rosicrucian Fellowship and is devoted to a blending of Mystic Christianity and Scientific Thought.

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 THE MYSTERIES OF THE LIFE

The Rosicrucian Mysteries

by Max Heindel

THE MYSTERIES OF THE BIBLE

  The  Rosicrucian Bible Mysteries

 by Max Heindel

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THE MYSTIC ORDER OF ESSENES

by

ENID S. SMITH, Ph.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Editorial

 

At What Price by Ruth Winocur

Rosicrucian Fundamentals

 The Rosicrucian Order is an ancient Mystic Fraternity formed in the year 1313 by a high spiritual teacher having the symbolical name "Christian Rosenkreuz": Christian Rose Cross. It was his mission to prepare a new phase of the Christian religion to be used during the coming age now at hand, for as the world and man evolve so also must religion change. The system of worship suited to the spiritual needs of our forebears is unsuited to our altered intellectual condition. Therefore, the great spiritual entities in charge of evolution, change the religions of the world in harmony with the passage of the marching orbs in the heavens.

 

Rosicrucian Fundamentals in Questions and Answers

Rosicrucian Interpretation of Christianity

The Symbolism of the Rose Cross

Christian Rosenkreuz and the Order of Rosicrucians

Why I Am a Rosicrucian Student

How the Rosicrucians Heal the Sick

 

   Rosicrucian Philosopher by JAKnnap

Mystic Life

Divine Essence always lights the darkness - A Three Part Conference of Death and Dying by Alexandra B. Porter, Ph.D.

Symbolism by E.W.

Rosicrucianism and Christianity by Charles Weber

The Living God by Ruth Winocur

A Christmas Story by a Probationer

Conquering Self

The Pilgrim of the Time by Pansy E. Black

Seeing Beyond Illusion by Angela Ponce de Leon

From Max Heindel's Writings

Max Heindel (1865 -1919)

Picture by  Frater Velado

Spiritual Sight  and  Insight

The Last Hours of a Spy

Bible Study

 

The Bible: Wonder Book of the Ages

by Corinne Heline

Poetry

A Psalm of Life  by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The New Name by Dr. George W. Carey

 

Astrology

The Aquarian Age by Elsa M. Glover

Cosmodynes by Allen Edwall

Taurus Speaks by Ruth Winocur

Goethe. the Great Initiate Poet

America's Prophet of Astrology

The Astrology and The Ductless Glands by Augusta Foss Heindel with an Introduction by Manly P. Hall

Nutrition and Health

 

The Newer Hygiene of Living

The Occult Effect of Certain Foods by Charles Weber

Eating Meat: Some Esoteric Considerations by Charles Weber

Digesto-Sura by Max Heindel

Healing

 Prayer and The New Panacea by Antonio de Macedo

Book Reviews

Blavatsky and The Secret Doctrine by Max Heindel

Thomas Taylor by Manly P. Hall, PhD.

The Peshitta: A New Look at an Old Book by Charles Weber

Fama Fraternitatis by Alexandre David

Questions and Answers

 

What is the difference between Religions and Philosophy by Manly P.Hall

Give a practical definition of mysticism by Manly P. Hall

 

MIscelaneous

Where We are: the Seat of Power

Under the Shadow of the Almighty by May Milles

The Resurrection

Written on the wall of a church in Germany, attributed to St. Germain

Shakespeare -- The Lay Bible

Max Heindel As I Knew Him by Arthur Taylor

You Inherited Yourself by Ernest Crutcher, M.D., 32°

Clairvoyance

Aphorisms from Manly P. Hall's Writings

How I Found the Rosicrucian Teachings

Max Heindel , A Short Biography

The Triumph of Light by Charles Weber

Trinitarian God in the Gospel of St. John by Charles Weber

Rosicrucian Events and Activities

 

VIIth International Rosicrucian Max Heindel Meeting in Europe

 from 31 july to 3 August 2003

The Mystic Weeding:

How to be in touch with the Spirit in the XXIst century?

 To be consciously united with the triple Spirit is the main challenge of our century and is the basis of individual and collective psychology, philosophy, and modern research. We all strive towards this goal and we will be able to share our experience in the course of workshops and debates.

Program:

Workshops: (3 sessions on the Mystic Wedding). You will be able to choose: -Philosophy, Bible, Astrology, Psychology or Sciences.

 

-Lectures and debates on physics, biology and symbolic architecture.

 

-An cultural drive to the cathedral of Chartres and its sacred labyrinth.

 

-An evening of music, poetry, song, tale ...

 

-Rosicrucian services led by every european nationality.

 

2003 Friendship Meeting in Switzerland ( June 27 -June29 )

2003 Calendar of Events at Mount Ecclesia

Tribute to Elsa M. Glover

 

Dr. Elsa M. Glover 's Transition

Rosicrucian Disciple Elsa M. Glover, Ph.D , veteran Rosicrucian Fellowship  member has passed to the Superior Cosmic Planes at 26 th of June, 2003..

Elsa M. Glover graduated from the University of Rochester with a bachelor of science degree in physics and went on to study at Purdue University. She graduated from Purdue with both a master's degree and a Ph.D. in physics, and she was a professor of physics at Stillman College. Ms. Glover had also studied scientific astrology and Christian mysticism for many years. The author wrote and lectured widely on such subjects as science and religion, astrodiagnosis and Aquarian conflict resolution. Excerpts of her work are available in the following website:

CONNECTIONS - Poetry & Essays by Elsa Glover

http://elsaglover.netfirms.com/index.htm

http://elsaglover.tripod.com/index.htm


 

Cosmic Consciousness

 

One universal body contains all

       matter.

One universal nerve feels all

       pains.

One universal mind contains all

       wisdom.

One universal spirit fills all

       planes

 

In the universal body

All parts working together are

       needed.

Those in touch with Cosmic

       Consciousness

Know all viewpoints must be

       heeded.

 

In the universal feeling

The pain of one is for all a fact.

Those in touch with Cosmic

      Consciousness

By compassion are led to act.

 

In the universal mind

Is the Cosmic Plan.

Those in touch with Cosmic

      Consciousness

Know what´s good for beast and man.

 

In the universal spirit

Is all in earth or heaven.

Those in touch with Cosmic

     Consciousness

Know from It no one is riven.

 

When all gain Cosmic Consciousness

When all parts know the Whole

Then all will be united

Into one harmonious whole

- Elsa M. Glover

Science
and
Religion

by

Elsa M.Glover

 

To all who search for truth


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