Lecture for Degree XXVIII
Consciousness, Laws, and Influences
Man's Place in the World
2. "To those ancient peoples, this Earth was the centre of the Universe."
Meditate on the question: "What is the centre of the Universe for me?" Could the ancient peoples have been subjectively, if not objectively, correct in their view?
3. In the light of present-day cosmology and your answer to the previous question, do you see the Universe as a great machine or as a living Creation?
4. To what extent does the Law of Three described in Hermetic System Lectures 5 and 19 help you to recognise the central theme of all the great world religions?