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An Examination of Liber CI
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rinciples and the other is that the Order needs some serious numbers if it is ever going to fulfill the more institutional goals outlined within this... e the one hand, there is an Order of great height filled with influential people, laboring to induce civil government to adopt the Law and the principles of O.T.O. O... ast would be initiates, so that the pool of Order members would have to be quite large to be able to fill all such positions with qualified teachers. <WRA... ial principles. Moreover, although the Order welcomes all people who have the ability to fulfill the duties outlined in CI, members should labor t
The Paris Working
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a dull routine, though applying herself to advancement in her profession by the skill of her embraces. However, by the age of 20 or the... e him tell her the secret of the Temple; she then killed him the same night, so that he should never betray the fact th... ent, but couldn't be brutal. And so at the last moment L.T. spared O.S.V. and was thrust out of the Temple; but neither killed nor castrated. She was also expelled. </p><p>L.... n. </p><p>O.S.V. did up L.T's sandals which had come undone. </p><p>L.T. despised O.S.V. for ruining h
The Djeridensis Working
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hich is false. </dd></dl> </dd></dl> <p><b>12. Come forth, o children, under the stars, &amp; take your fill of love!</b><br/> </p> <dl><dd><i>The Nature of a... not. He insists that I am ‘chosen’ and grants me my heart’s highest wish, assures me that my will shall be fulfilled, that those on whom I look with gladness shall ... hen taught me how to prepare myself for such supreme events. I should mention that this trance fulfilled the promise which I had asked of the Secret Chi... agreed to accept the task they wished to lay upon me. “If I am to fill my office as I should, I must have first attained
De Lege Libellum
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ld me to it, though habit itself now constraineth me in the right direction, yet I have not fulfilled my Will: I turn aside daily from the appointed ... in brother, the practice of mortal love as a sacrament symbolical of that great Death: as it is written &ldquo;Kill thyself&rdquo;: and again &ldquo;Die daily.&rdquo... cond of these lesser modes is the practice of the mental apprehension and analysis of ideas, mainly as... ulsive, in particular, death itself, and its phenomena ancillary. Thus the Buddha bade his disciples t
The Book of the Law
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ore; both their Gods & their men are fools. - Come forth, o children, under the stars, & take your fill of love! - I am above you and in you. My ecstas... am the strength, force, vigour, of your arms. - Mercy let be off; damn them who pity! Kill and torture; spare not; be upon them! - That st... .. To stir me or still me! .. \_\_ Aum! let it fill me! -- So that thy light is in me; & its red flame... ut let her raise herself in pride! Let her follow me in my way! Let her work the work of wickedness! Let her kill her heart! Let her be loud and adulterous! Let he
The Soldier and the Hunchback
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ever that may be, here is the point; it takes a moment for a hunchback to kill his man, and the farther we get from our base the... ious !'s whatever, for all its ? form. And the name of that Question is Nibbana. Take this matter of... the Street why he believes in a soul, the Man stammers out that he has always heard so; naturally McCa... has no difficulty in proving to him by biological methods that he has no soul; and with a sunny smile
The Gnostic Mass
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tholicæ Canon Missæ\\ Edited from the Ancient Documents in\\ Assyrian and Greek by The Master Therion ... ot been approved for public performance. This document is copyright © O.T.O.// --- Other potentially... east of Foyers, is a shrine or High Altar. Its dimensions should be 7 feet in length, 3 feet in bread... , the other a censer of fire and a casket of perfume. ==== III. Of the Ceremony of the Introit ====
Concerning the Law of Thelema
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of Anarchy; and you ask, “How is the Law to be fulfilled in the case of two boys who want to eat the same orange?” But since only one boy (at most) can eat... rally slaves, who have no stomach to fight, who tamely yield all to any one strong enough to take it. ... given fair play. You may now ask how such arrangements are possible. There is only one solution to th... always been admitted that the ideal form of government is that of a “benevolent despot,” and despotism
Getting to Fifth
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on refers to explicit knowledge, not necessarily skill or experience (don't worry, we'll get to that). By Fifth degree, a member should be able to address each of these areas... no less import is one's character. The essential measure of excellent personal character within OTO is the faithful fulfillment and embodiment of one's initiatory oaths, obl... er, to get to Fifth, we will want to see that the member is willing to apply her leadership skills within the context of the Order. As a quick asi... ings. Some leaders have no formal authority and some with authority have little leadership skill. Authority-seeking (i.e. power over others) has g
Of Eden and the Sacred Oak
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aken upon himself the burdern of flesh for the fulfillment of his Will. You know well that which is spoke,... unvarying determination to discover beauty man comes to the heaven of the artist. By beauty, moreover, We mean not any conventional type of sensuous beauty: i... elasquez and the monsters of Rabelais as in the women of Titian and the heroes of Homer; nor shall one
Duty
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“Love is the law, love under will.” AL I:57 “Come forth, o children, under the stars, & take your fill of love!” AL I:12 === 2. “As brothers fight ye!”... case dangerous, and demands the exercise of extreme skill and good judgement, fortified by experience. To i... ation of the Law should be simplified by training men of uprightness and discretion whose will is to fulfill this function in the community to decide all comp... rinciple of the Law of Thelema, and to award judgement on the basis of the actual restriction caused b
Occultism and Apophenia
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able percentage of people look to occultism to fulfill their need for meaning, and for many years I was included in this n... em with this—it feels good and can, for a short time, fulfill the need for meaning. However, things get sticky when occultists begin assuming that what they've experienced connotes some kind of objective, external reality or change in