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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.

Historical Necessity and Freewill
GA 179

Seven of eight lectures from the lecture series entitled, Historical Necessity and Freeness and published in German as: Geschichtliche Notwendigkeit und Freiheit. Schicksalseinwirkungen aus der Welt der Toten. Geistige Wesen und ihre Wirkungen. Band III.

First published in the Anthroposophical News Sheets of 1934, this volume is presented here with the kind permission of the Rudolf Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland.

Lecture I December 02, 1917
Lecture II December 09, 1917
Lecture III December 10, 1917
Lecture IV December 11, 1917
Lecture V December 15, 1917
Lecture VI December 16, 1917
Lecture VII December 17, 1917

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