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Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 13

And when I live in senses' heights,
There flames up deep within my soul
Out of the spirit's fiery worlds
The gods' own word of truth:
In spirit sources seek expectantly
To find your spirit kinship.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 39

Surrendering to spirit revelation
I gain the light of cosmic being;
The power of thinking, growing clearer,
Gains strength to give myself to me,
And quickening there frees itself
From thinker's energy my sense of self.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Occult Science and Occult Development
GA 152

These lectures reveal the Christocentric nature of Steiner's teachings and show the Incarnation of Christ as the pivot of cosmic and human evolution.

Translated from a shorthand report unrevised by the lecturer. This printing says:

The German text is published in the book Okkulte Wissenschaft und Okkulte Entwickelung. Christus zur Zeit des Mysteriums von Golgotha und Christus im zwanzigsten Jahrhundert (Vol. No. 233 in the Bibliographical Survey, 1961).

In actuality, these lectures are nos. 1 and 2 of 10 from, Background of the Mystery of Golgotha, Published in German as, Vorstufen zum Mysterium von Golgotha (Vol. No. 152 in the Bibliographical Survey, 1961), formerly Bn 150.2.

I.Occult Science and Occult Development May 1, 1913
II.Christ at the Time of the Mystery of Golgotha and Christ in the Twentieth Century May 2, 1913

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