UNLESS YOU BELIEVE
"Unless you believe, wrote St. Augustine,
"you will not understand."
Down through the centuries, mankind
usually been confused regarding the
area of logical and rational reasoning.
The more educated we have become
the easier it has become to say, "Once
I understand a principle, then I will
Unfortunately, in the spiritual realm, belief
and faith almost always precedes understanding,
making it very difficult to persuade or demonstrate
to another that the spiritual tenants we call truths
actually have validity.
And, the comforts of home and travel we now take
for granted, were simply beliefs in some inventors
head before they became actual realities
(Revised on November 15, 2017 from the original article written on July 3, 1978---506)