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Re: Theos-World "Outdated Theosophical propaganda material"??

Nov 14, 2002 12:11 PM
by Bart Lidofsky

"Daniel H. Caldwell" wrote:
> Brigitte Muehlegger comments in her well-known style:
> "People like Dallas the Broek (Dalval) or Daniel Caldwell do is
> shower people with outdated Theosophical propaganda material. It is
> like with Jehovas Witnesses (have you ever seen someone try to get
> you to 'look' at The Watchtower ?), well they know that once reading
> the stuff many people often do join."

Actually, I happen to read both Watchtower and Awake! magazines on a
regular basis. In matters of fact, they tend to be well researched, and
the writing is quite clear. In order to get value out of it, you must be
able to discern their point of view, and read with proper

Similarly, when I read the 19th century material, I apply
discrimination for the language and points of view of the time, in order
to extract that which is of value. 


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