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STATIONS OF THE CROSS: First Station — Jesus Christ Is Condemned To Death, by Evelyn Underhill

March 5, 2014

From The Path of Eternal Wisdom, written under the pseudonym, John Cordelier The Eternal Wisdom Judged by His Creatures The Eternal Wisdom, since he comes in one disguise or another before each one of us, is judged by each one of us: for in his presence it is beyond our power to remain indifferent. Where the living Christ is concerned, our very assumption of apathy is really a taking of sides.  “He that is not with me, is against me.”  Sooner or later, in one form or another, this forced option confronts us.  Our will inclines – be it ever so little – this way or that, towards the self or the non-self, the unreal or the real: and, hardly aware perhaps of the awfulness of the moment, we have delivered our verdict upon God. It [...]