Saturday, 20 September 2014

Facts of Being

There is no breach or break in the continuity of individual experience.

Lower Consolation Lake in Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada — Chuck Szmurlo — GFDL / CC-by-3.0

Death is a transition rather than a transformation, and although the transition is very important, it in no way destroys the life of the soul.

Panoramic view of Crater Lake in Crater Lake National Park, Oregon — WolfmanSF CC-by-SA-3.0

We go on living a conscious existence. There is, no doubt, a change, but it is of circumstance rather than of character.

Panorama of the Forggensee, Bavaria, Germany — Simon Koopmann — CC-by-SA-3.0

The mind sees clearly, and memory appears to be quickened.

A shelf cloud (a type of arcus cloud) seen over Swifts Creek, Victoria (Australia) fir0002 | — Non-commercial Unported 3.0

Spirit alone is  whether in the body or out of the body. And the soul lives, lives on.

Seascape at Bicheno, Australia — J. J. Harrison ( — CC-by-SA-3.0