Re: theos-talk Re: HPB & KH on the Christ
May 09, 2012 06:11 PM
by Cass Silva
IMO this idea is nonsense. ÂBlavatsky categorically stated that the Christos was a principle Âall men could follow regardless of race, religion or creed. ÂAt no point didd she state that the Nazarene, Âif he lived, was Âa messianic saviour for universal christianity. ÂYou are using this idea to misconstrue the teaching and to justify your claim that Blavatsky wanted christianity to be the universal religion of the world. ÂUtter falsehood.
She declares nothing about finding christ within christianity. ÂYou are using this simply as a means to christianise theosophy by lying to new enquirers. Â
> From: Anand Gholap <AnandGholap@ccgvA2zSggH0SmFOzvI5P5FfPC6Q5ZyGrBAKacT8N-WzMDwF3YcU86XigjZ3dJRhlS-BcdqKH1cfrJbrMw.yahoo.invalid>
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>--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Daniel" <danielhcaldwell@...> wrote:
>> HPB's words point toward a true mystical Christianity, a universal
>> religion. . . .
>> "...Jesus Christ, i.e., the Man-God of the Christians copied from the AvatÃras of every country, from the Hindu Krishna as well as the Egyptian Horus, was never a historical person. He is a deified personification of the glorified type of the great Hierophants of the Temples, and his story, as told in the New Testament, is an allegory, assuredly containing profound esoteric truths, but still an allegory.Â Every act of the Jesus of the New Testament, every word attributed to him, every event related of him during the three years of the mission he is said to have accomplished, rests on the programme of the Cycle of Initiation, a cycle founded on the Precession of the Equinoxes and the Signs of the Zodiac...."
>> ". . . 'the coming of Christ,' means the presence of CHRISTOS in a
>> regenerated world, and not at all the actual coming in body
>> of 'Christ' Jesus; . . . for Christ--the true esoteric SAVIOUR--
>> is no man, but the DIVINE PRINCIPLE in every human being."
>> "It hushes the 'Lo here! and lo there!' and declares the Christ, like
>> the kingdom of heaven, to be within."
>> "...let these unfortunate, deluded Christians know that the real Christ of every Christian is the Vach, the 'mystical Voice,'. . . . "
>> . . . It is in this ancient wisdom, and in the Christos of the
>> Gnostics under its various names, that the Theosophists, disciples of
>> the Mahatmas, believe. . . . "
>> . . . true Theosophists will never accept ...a Christ made
>> Flesh. . . ."
>Did Blavatsky consistently throughout all her writings stick to this view that Jesus Christ did not exist as historical person in flesh?
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