Hidden Wisdom in the Holy Bible, Vol. 1

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Quest Books, 1993 M06 1 - 230 pages
This first of a two-volume abridgement of a Theosophical classic explains how a literal reading of the Bible misses rich concealed meaning, how Biblical symbols encode esoteric truths, and how Christ's life can be seen as an initiatory journey.

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Contents

The Symbolic Language
3
The Interpretation of Allegories
17
The Sun Stands Still upon Gibeon
25
The Ageless Wisdom
32
The Reality Behind the Shadow
51
Four Keys of Interpretation
59
Part Four
65
A Rosetta Stone for
71
The Symbolism of Numbers
111
Introduction to the Parable of
119
The Path of Return
142
The Life of Christ
148
The Way of Holiness
185
Index
199
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Geoffrey Hodson was an occultist, Theosophist, mystic, Liberal Catholic priest, philosopher and esotericist, and a leading light for over 70 years in the Theosophical Society.nbsp;

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