A Spiritual Enrichment Education (SEE) Course with Dr. Aileen Curtin PhD
Become a Metaphysician and gain a deeper understanding of how to read the ancient texts, bible or other religious texts from a Unity perspective.
If you are new to Unity, or have been coming for a while and desire to gain a deeper understanding of how to read the ancient texts, bible or other religious texts from the unity perspective, then this course is for you. Learn to read ancient texts as a Metaphysician. Did you know the Bible was never meant to be taken literally and is in fact the combined works of many different writers and many different translations and interpretations?
Learn how to raise your own consciousness and awaken your heart centered metaphysician within you. Learn more about the foundational principles and the highest form of Mind Action. In this course learn to awaken and grow your spiritual awareness and consciousness by integrating your head, heart, intellect and compassion as a Metaphysician. Learn to see beyond the literal readings in the bible and other ancient texts and experience the metaphysical truths for yourself. Metaphysics is the branch of philosophy that studies that which is beyond the physical realm. We will explore many questions like the following: what is the nature of being? What is the nature of spirit? How so we know what we know? What is the nature of God? What I the nature of humankind?
The course will be guided by excerpts and readings from the texts, including Bible and Revealing Word by Charles Fillmore, and the book “Heart-centered Metaphysics” by Paul Hasselbeck will be utilized for daily practice and application. This course will be taught in a seminar fashion with lots of opportunity for practice and application and open discussion. Students who are completing the course for SEE credit will be required to attend all modules, complete some assignments outside of classes.
Week 1: what is metaphysics and truth? What are the absolute and relative? What is cause and what is the difference between first cause and second cause?
Week 2: life is consciousness. What is the purpose and evolution of consciousness? What is Mind, Conscious Mind and mind?
Week 3: Self-knowledge. Why knowledge is within. How to live in two worlds as a metaphysician.
Week 4: metaphysical meanings of following: spiritual evolution; Building consciousness; Nonresistance; chemicalization; ; resurrection; regeneration; Trinity and many other concepts you may have been raised with that you can explore with the eyes of a metaphysician
Week 5: From a metaphysical perspective: our purpose;God-will, Divine Plan, Divine Guidance,
Week 6: The Silence-Meditation/prayer as a Metaphysician. Explore about the importance of Silence to gain metaphysical insights. The “how to” basics of entering the Silence and the experiences; How Charles Fillmore, Ernest Holmes, and other Science of Mind Practitioners went into the Silence and used meditation techniques to gain a deeper metaphysical understanding of ancient text (especially the bible).