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The Book of the Law

The Book of the Law Liber AL vel Legis sub figura CCXX as delivered by XCIII = 418 to DCLXVI. Chapter I. 1. Had! The manifestation of Nuit. 2. The unveiling of the company of heaven. 3. Every man and every woman is a star. 4. Every number is infinite; there is no difference. 5. Help me, o warrior lord of Thebes, in my unveiling before the

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The Edinburgh Lectures on Mental Science: VI.—The Law of

(8 days ago) The law is always the same, that our Thought forms a spiritual prototype which, if left undisturbed, will reproduce itself in external circumstances; the only difference is in the sort of prototype we form, and thus evil is brought to us by precisely the same law as good. …

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The Law and the Word: Chapter IV. The Law of Wholeness

(Just Now) The Law of Unity is the basic law of Life, and it is our ignorant or wilful infraction of this Law that is the root of all our troubles. If we take this Law of Unity as the basis of our Thought we shall be surprised to find how far it will carry us. Each part is a complete whole in itself.

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The Minor Law Books (SBE33): Introduction: I. Legal Procedure

(7 days ago) The law-book dictates the judgment, i.e. the victory of the one party, and the fine imposed on the other party. Gold and silver serve the purpose of administering ordeals. Water is used for relieving thirst or appeasing hunger. The accountant has to compute the sums. The scribe has to record the proceedings.

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The Code of Hammurabi: Babylonian Law--The Code of

(2 days ago) The law in Assyria was derived from Babylonia but conserved early features long after they had disappeared elsewhere. When the Semitic tribes settled in the cities of Babylonia, their tribal custom passed over into city law. The early history of the country is the story of a struggle for supremacy between the cities. A metropolis demanded

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 5: Harmony of the Law, Part

(6 days ago) “all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself,” (Ga 5:14;) that is to say, because our piety cannot otherwise make itself clear by certain proof, unless we behave justly and harmlessly towards men.

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The Code of Hammurabi: Hammurabi's Code of Laws

(2 days ago) If his father-in-law do not pay back to him the amount of the "purchase price" he may subtract the amount of the "Purchase price" from the dowry, and then pay the remainder to her father's house. 165. If a man give to one of his sons whom he prefers a field, garden, and house, and a deed therefor: if later the father die, and the brothers

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Hawaiian Historical Legends: XVII. The Law of the

(6 days ago) The law with the name Ma-mala-hoa is still on the statute books of Hawaii. It has been greatly modified and enlarged, but the decree against robbery by any man, and especially the plunder of the. p. 175. weak by the powerful, had its beginning for Hawaii in the days of Ka-meha-meha.

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The Code of Hammurabi: Hammurabi's Code of Laws: The Epilogue

(6 days ago) A righteous law, and pious statute did he teach the land. Hammurabi, the protecting king am I. I have not withdrawn myself from the men, whom Bel gave to me, the rule over whom Marduk gave to me, I was not negligent, but I made them a peaceful abiding-place.

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The Code of Hammurabi: Introduction

(6 days ago) Even a law code was in those days regarded as a subject for prayer, though the prayers here are chiefly cursings of whoever shall neglect or destroy the law. The code then regulates in clear and definite strokes the organization of society. The judge who blunders in a law case is to be expelled from his judgeship forever, and heavily fined.

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The Minor Law Books (SBE33): Introduction to Nârada

(6 days ago) Forensic law is alleged to have formed the subject of the ninth chapter of the original composition of Manu. In the Code of Manu, law and judicature are discussed in the eighth and ninth chapters. The twenty-four chapters, divided into one thousand and eighty, i.e. 45 × 24 sections, of the original Code, seem to represent double the twelve

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List Of The Principal Prophets And Law-Givers

(6 days ago) like Ka'yu and Sakaya, was a law giver of sub-cycle rank. He was of Jewish birth, and also an i-e-su, born near Jerusalem, something less than two thousand years ago. His predecessors were of the tribe called Esseneans, or non-resistants. He laboured to bring the Jews back to their pristine purity.

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Summa Theologica: TREATISE ON LAW (QQ 90-108): Question

(7 days ago) On the contrary, Isidore says (Etym. v, 10): "A law is an ordinance of the people, whereby something is sanctioned by the Elders together with the Commonalty." I answer that, A law, properly speaking, regards first and foremost the order to the common good. Now to order anything to the common good, belongs either to the whole people, or to

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 5: Harmony of the Law, Part

(6 days ago) Footnotes. 26. See margin of A.V.. 27. Lat., “quia praecepto respondet quasi ἀντίςροφος.”. 28. This is the earliest account we have of the Lex Talionis, or law of like for like, which afterwards prevailed among the Greeks and Romans.Among the latter it constituted a part of the Twelve Tables, so famous in antiquity; but the punishment was afterwards changed to a pecuniary fine

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The Game of Life and How to Play It: The Law of Nonresistance

(8 days ago) THE LAW OF NONRESISTANCE "Resist not evil. Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good." Nothing on earth can resist an absolutely nonresistant person. The Chinese say that water is the most powerful element, because it is perfectly nonresistant. It can wear away a rock, and sweep all before it.

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At the Back of the Black Man's Mind: Chapter 5. Law

(8 days ago) CHAPTER V LAW. The Family. - Marriage.-Contracts. -Property. -Crimes and Punishments.-Judicial Procedure. NATIVE LAW. THE subject of African Law is a fascinating one and I am tempted to enlarge on it, the more so as it is but little understood in England, although a knowledge of it is clearly essential to the right governance of our black fellow subjects.

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The Game of Life and How to Play It: The Law of Karma and

(8 days ago) THE LAW OF KARMA and THE LAW OF FORGIVENESS. Man receives only that which he gives. The Game of Life is a game of boomerangs. Man's thoughts, deeds and words, return to him sooner or later, with astounding accuracy.

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CHAPTER IV.—OF THE DIVINE LAW.

(6 days ago) (21) Law, then, being a plan of living which men have for a certain object laid down for themselves or others, may, as it seems, be divided into human law and Divine law. But both are opposite sides of the same coin. (22) By human law I mean a plan of living which serves only to …

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Oriental Mysticism: Part I: Chapter II. Of Law, Doctrine

(2 days ago) THE Law is the word of the Prophet, the Doctrine Definition of Law, Doctrine and Truth. is the example of the Prophet, and the Truth is the vision of the Prophet. This follows from the Hadís 1, "My words are Law, my example is Doctrine, my state is Truth." The Traveller must first learn the theory of the Law, and act up to the practice of the

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The Secret of the Ages: Volume Four: XI. The Law of Attraction

(8 days ago) Law never fails—and it will be easy for you to discover what is or is not law. And if law is worth using part of the time, it is worth using all the time. p. 326 "Look around you first, with an eye to seeing the truth, and then put the thing to the test. Through both methods of investigation you …

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 5: Harmony of the Law, Part

(4 days ago) The Law: The Ninth Commandment Exodus 20:16;Deuteronomy 5:20 Exposition of the Commandment Supplement to the Commandment The Law: The Tenth Commandment Exodus 20:17;Deuteronomy 5:21 The Law: A Summary The Law: A Summary Deuteronomy 10:12,13; Deuteronomy 6:5 Leviticus 19:18 The Use of the Law The Use of the Law Sanctions of the Law Sanctions of

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Internet Book of Shadows: New Laws (Lady Galadriel, Grove

(9 days ago) THE NEW BOOK OF THE LAW [sources: The Book of The Law, The Old Laws for the Old Religion, The Great Book of the Law, The Dragon Law] Preface: In my years of teaching and running a group, I have always had a dissatisfaction with the popular "Book of the Law" available to most Seekers.

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The Laws of Manu I

(4 days ago) (The law concerning) the behaviour of Vaisyas and Sudras, the origin of the mixed castes, the law for all castes in times of distress and the law of penances, 117. The threefold course of transmigrations, the result of (good or bad) actions, (the manner of attaining) supreme bliss and the examination of the good and bad qualities of actions,

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Summa Theologica: TREATISE ON LAW (QQ 90-108): Question

(7 days ago) Whether the Old Law comprises ceremonial, besides moral, precepts? Objection 1: It would seem that the Old Law does not comprise ceremonial, besides moral, precepts. For every law that is given to man is for the purpose of directing human actions. Now human …

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 4: Harmony of the Law, Part II

(2 days ago) Some think Constantine settled them by law upon the Church, but there is no law of Constantine’s now extant that makes express mention of any such thing. — Before the end of the fourth century, as Mr. Selden not only confesses but proves out of Cassian, Eugippius, and others, tithes were paid to …

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Summa Theologica: TREATISE ON LAW (QQ 90-108): Question

(3 days ago) For law is a kind of precept, as stated above (Q[92], A[2]). If therefore there were many precepts of the natural law, it would follow that there are also many natural laws. Objection 2: Further, the natural law is consequent to human nature. But human nature, as a whole, is one; though, as to its parts, it is manifold.

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The Secret Doctrine of the Rosicrucians: Part XIII. The

(2 days ago) The Law of Cyclicity manifests in the universal tendency of things to swing in circles. Cyclicity is the outgrowth, or more complex form, of Rhythm. The primal manifestation of Rhythm is action to-and-fro in. a straight line or path—a movement backward and forward between two extremes or poles of action.

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The Aborigines of Western Australia: Law

(2 days ago) Law. Death from natural causes is scarcely recognized by the savages of Western Australia. Murderers, by violent means, and sorcerers, by causing diseases, are held to alone prevent the poor people from living for ever. Someone is therefore always to blame; and this belief naturally keeps the survivors pretty busy in seeking out. p. 21

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The Secret of the Ages: Volume Three: VIII. The Law of Supply

(4 days ago) The law of the universe is the law of supply. You see it on every hand. Nature is lavish in everything she does. Look at the heavens at night. There are millions of stars there—millions of worlds—millions of suns among them. Surely there is no lack of wealth or profusion in the Mind that could image all.

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The Wisdom of the Talmud: The Jurisprudence of the Talmud

(8 days ago) The law governing man's relation to God often serves also as a precautionary measure to prevent the transgression of more fundamental principles or doctrines. The rabbis pictured the basic elements of religion and morality which they wanted their people to maintain as a kind of vineyard that must be fenced in against violators.

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Chronicles of Jerahmeel: LXXXIV. The Throne of Solomon

(3 days ago) (3) Thus at every step he had to read some portion of the law of judgment. All the steps were set with precious stones and pearls, red, white and green. Kinds of trees and species of the palm-trees were fixed on both sides of each step, and upon their branches there nestled all kinds of eagles, peacocks and birds.

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The Game of Life and How to Play It: The Law of Prosperity

(8 days ago) THE LAW OF PROSPERITY "Yea, the Almighty shall be thy defense and thou shalt have plenty of silver." One of the greatest messages given to the race through the scriptures is that God is man's supply and that man can release, through his spoken word, all that belongs to him by divine right.

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The Kybalion: Chapter XV. Hermetic Axioms

(2 days ago) The Law of Use is dwelt upon in the Teachings, as you may see by reference to the above quotation from The Kybalion, which states it forcibly. Knowledge without Use and Expression is a vain thing, bringing no good to its possessor, or to the race. Beware of Mental Miserliness, and express into Action that which you have learned.

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The Babylonian Talmud in Selection: Nezikin (Law): Civil

(4 days ago) THE law, here, is more severe for man than for the ox. A man must pay for injury, pain, medical treatment, loss of time, indignity and the value of the unborn child, but in the case of an ox there is no payment but only for damage caused, and there is also exemption for the value of the unborn child.

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Book of Jubilees: The Book of Jubilees: Reuben's Sin with

(6 days ago) 16. For until that time there had not been revealed the ordinance and judgment and law in its completeness for all, but in thy days (it hath been revealed) as a law of seasons and of days, and an everlasting law for the everlasting generations. 1 17. And for this law there is no consummation of days, and no atonement for it, but they must both

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The Teachings of Zoroaster: Extracts

(2 days ago) The law of Mazda cleanses the faithful from every evil thought, word, and deed, as a swift-rushing, mighty wind cleanses the plain. "So let all deeds thou doest be henceforth good. . . . A full atonement for thy sin is effected by means of the law of Mazda."

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Chapter III. Canon Law.

(2 days ago) Common Law as it exists to-day is the outgrowth of Ecclesiastical or Canon Law touching upon all the relations of life but falling with heaviest weight upon woman, as Blackstone so frankly admits. 40 From the X. to the XVI. centuries is the period when the features of the Canon Law most derogatory to woman became thoroughly incorporated into

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 4: Harmony of the Law, Part II

(6 days ago) Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 4: Harmony of the Law, Part II, tr. by John King, [1847-50], at sacred-texts.com. Leviticus 25. Leviticus 25:8-13. 8. And thou shalt number seven sabbaths of years unto thee, seven times seven years; and the space of the seven sabbaths of years shall be …

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The Minor Law Books (SBE33): Fragments of B ri haspati: IX

(Just Now) The law concerning the acquisition of immovable property and possession will be proclaimed next. 2. Immovable property may be acquired in seven different ways, viz. by learning, by purchase, by mortgaging, by valour, with a wife (as her dowry), by inheritance (from an ancestor), and by succession to the property of a kinsman who has no issue. 3.

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The Kybalion: Chapter XII. Causation

(2 days ago) But, on higher and on lower, the Law is always in operation. There is no such thing as Chance. The blind goddess has been abolished by Reason. We are able to see now, with eyes made clear by knowledge, that everything is governed by Universal Law-that the infinite number of laws are but manifestations of the One Great Law-the LAW which is THE ALL.

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The Science of Mind: Lesson Four: The Control of

(2 days ago) The Law is a blind force, and lest we misuse It, we should be very careful to FOLLOW ONLY A CONSTRUCTIVE COURSE. But the Law is Absolute, and we should trust Its impersonal action implicitly. It can do anything for us that we can conceive of Its doing. It is the law

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Internet Book of Shadows: Magickal Laws (after P.E.I

(3 days ago) LAW OF CONTAGION This is the principle behind doll-sticking and such in "primitive" magick. This directly relates to Bell's theorem and states that things once in physical contact continue to influence one another after they have been separated. This relates more to our consciousness than to things as they are in the physical world, but

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 4: Harmony of the Law, Part II

(2 days ago) Leviticus 25. Leviticus 25:1-7, 20-22. 1. And the LORD spake unto Moses in mount Sinai, saying, 1. Loquntus est Jehova ad Mosen in monte Sinai, dicendo: 2. Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye come into the land which I give you, …

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Calvin's Commentaries, Vol. 4: Harmony of the Law, Part II

(6 days ago) The Law consequently prohibits that either a sojourner, or a hired servant, should eat of them; and only gives this permission to their slaves, and those who were incorporated into their families. Moreover, He counts the priests’ daughters who had married into another tribe as aliens. The sum has this tendency, that whatsoever depends on the

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Institutes of the Christian Religion: INSTITUTES OF THE

(6 days ago) THE PROMISES OF THE LAW AND THE GOSPEL RECONCILED. In the following chapter, the arguments of Sophists, who would destroy or impair the doctrine of Justification by Faith, are reduced to two classes. The former is general, the latter special, and contains some arguments peculiar to itself. I.

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Book of Jubilees: The Book of Jubilees: Judah's Incest

(2 days ago) 6. And Judah said unto Tamar, his daughter-in-law: "Remain in thy father's house as a widow till Shelah my son be grown up, and I shall give thee to him to wife." 7. And he grew up; but Bêdsû’êl, 2 the wife of Judah, did not permit her son Shelah to marry. And Bêdsû’êl, the wife of Judah, died in the fifth year of this week. 8. And

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The Holy Piby: The Second Book of Athlyi Called

(4 days ago) p. 35. CHAPTER 3 GOD'S HOLY LAW TO THE CHILDREN OF ETHIOPIA. Great and manifold are the blessings bestowed upon us the oppressed children of Ethiopia, by His Divine Majesty, Lord God Almighty, King of all mercies, when by his most holy command His divine highness, Christ, Prince of the Heavenly Kingdom, descended and anointed us that we may be prepared to receive these noble men, …

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Secret Teachings of All Ages: The Pythagorean Theory of

(6 days ago) The most satisfactory system is that based upon the law of the octave. The sense of hearing has a much wider scope than that of sight, for whereas the ear can register from nine to eleven octaves of sound the eye is restricted to the cognition of but seven fundamental color tones, or one tone short of the octave.

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