There seems to a kind of spirit-world
maternity ward for newborn souls.
“The Divine Spark within us is alive, … we can damp it so much we are scarcely aware of it, but it is there, and … it is bursting with Divine Energy, the need to express itself.”
Is the creation of spirits always going on, or did it
only take place at the beginning of time? "It is always
going on; that is to say, God has never ceased to create."
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"We souls were all created at the beginning of time."
"There are new souls, too, always coming into the world,
and I am told much of the sin in it is due to ignorance and
inexperience; so, too, is the narrow-mindedness."
"The soul of man is a part of God himself. It lives forever,
and has lived since ere the morning stars recognized the glory
of the Godhead."
"The spirit which enters the body of the child on being born
is the principle or germ. It has not existed previously in
a sentient form, but has existed, as a principle, from the
"Every soul that was ever created was created At Once. We
are all here Now. But … when a soul reaches ultimate realization,
it has the option to `start over,' to literally `forget everything,'
so that it can remember all over again, and re-create itself
anew once more."
"It is possible for the embryonic souls
of animals so to evolve that many, making one group, eventually
become one human soul. In this matter there is no question
of good or evil, it is merely founded on the basic principle
that consciousness must find experiences in a more and more
complicated organism until it reaches the human level. "