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1 "If you look to heaven, the Lord is there; if you take thought of the sea's deep and all the under-earth, the Lord is there." Psalms of Solomon, ch. LXVI, v. 5 The Lost Books of The Bible and The Forgotten Books of Eden (various)

2 "Creation is the extension of God. Creation is God encountered in time and space. Creation is the infinite in the garb of the finite. To attend to creation is to attend to God. To attend to the moment is to attend to eternity. To attend to the part is to attend to the whole." 'Pirke Avot', 6:2 (Rabbinic sayings, ca. 250-275), The Essential Mystics (Andrew Harvey)

3 "There is nothing but God's grace. We walk upon it, we breathe it, we live and die by it; it makes the nails and axles of the universe." Robert Louis Stevenson Living Quotations for Christians (Sherwood Eliot Wirt and Kersten Beckstrom, editors)

4 "All the living sparks are rays of His splendour, just as the rays of the sun proceed from the sun itself." Hildegard of Bingen, Mystical Writings (Fiona Bowie and Oliver Davies, editors)

5 "God in time is grounded in the eternal now of the modeless Godhead. It is in the Godhead that things, lives and minds have their being; it is through God that they have their becoming." The Perennial Philosophy (Aldous Huxley)

6 "God is indivisibly whole, seamless in his Godhood." 'Symeon the New Theologian' (translated by Stephen Mitchell), Son of Man, The Mystical Path to Christ (Andrew Harvey)

7 "Every single part of reality is an aspect of the greater glory of God." Everyday Grace, Having Hope, Finding Forgiveness, and Making Miracles (Marianne Williamson)

8 "Let the OM be heard right at the center of the group, proclaiming God is All." The Rays and The Initiations (Alice A. Bailey)

9 "This Life – the divine elan vital – is an energetic spirit, thrusting itself to expression in and through the world." The Mystic Way - A Psychological Study in Christian Origins (Evelyn Underhill)

10 "God is contained in the individual creature." Collected Works (Carl Jung)

11 "All is God in manifestation; it is all energy in different categories." The Labours of Hercules (Alice A. Bailey)

12 "The mystery which we call God gives himself in his divine existence, gives himself to us for our own in a genuine act of self-bestowal. He himself is the grace of our existence." Theological Investigations, Volume VII (Karl Rahner)

13 "Everything that exists is, at least potentially, sacramental. Because God is mirrored in the world, all human life, activity, and speech, as well as events and history, are capable of disclosing the presence and action of God whose very nature is to express and communicate love in an through the world." Introduction to Theology (Thomas P. Rausch, editor)

14 "It is only God that operates all and in all." Robert Fludd, Western Esoteric Masters Series (William Huffman, editor)

15 "The first name of creation is Mother of Us All." Turning Toward the Mystery: A Seeker's Journey (Stephen Levine)

16 "In mystical philosophy the true cause of all existence is held to be God, the Supreme Being and the Creator, the First and Last Cause from which nothing can be excluded, and to which nothing can be added." The Flowering Tree (Gladys V. Jones)

17 "The Power of God exceeds and fills all." St. Angela of Foligno Mysticism (Evelyn Underhill)

18 "God is giving herself, wholly and completely, in and as the incomprehensible stature of a single breath." Christian Meditation: Experiencing the Presence of God (James Finley)

19 "We feel instinctively that there must be Divinity at the back of all things and all events." Reincarnation: A Hope of the World (Irving S. Cooper)

20 "Out of Him we all come; in Him we are all enclosed." Revelations of Divine Love (Juliana of Norwich)

21 "All beings and all things are filled with the indwelling Life or Fire of God." Geoffrey Hodson, 'The Greater Gods' Angels and Mortals, Their Co-Creative Power (Maria Parisen, compiler)

22 "Evolution, with all its meandering, unfolds a luminous existence hidden or involved in this universe since its inception." The Future of the Body, Explorations Into the Further Evolution of Human Nature (Michael Murphy)

23 "God is the immanent cause of all things." Proposition 18 Ethics (Benedict Spinoza)

24 "Nature, or God, does nothing without a logical reason, and the further we search the more apparent it becomes to us that Nature is a wise mother, always using the best means to accomplish her ends." Rosicrucian Cosmo-Conception, or Christian Occult Science (Max Heindel)

25 “God is one and he dispenses his oneness to every part of the universe as well as to its totality, to the single as well as to the multiple. He is one in an unchanging and transcendent way.” Pseudo-Dionysius, The Complete Works (John Farina, Editor-in-Chief)

This body of quotes compiled by JoAnn Kite