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A Course in Miracles: Combined Volume

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A Course in
Miracles
is a complete self-study spiritual thought system. As a
three-volume curriculum consisting of a Text, Workbook for
Students
, and Manual for Teachers, it teaches that the way
to universal love and peaceor remembering Godis by undoing
guilt through forgiving others. The Course thus focuses on the healing
of relationships and making them holy. A Cou
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Hardcover, 92 pages
Published January 1st 1992 by Foundation for Inner Peace
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Regina
Sep 19, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I've been studying A Course in Miracles for 16 years. It teaches only love. I'm only just beginning, I've only scratched the surface. It's a mediation, it's a prayer, it's a song of joy and peace. It comforts, inspires, blesses and motivates. It encourages reflection of belief and perception. One of the few books I read and refer to again and again.
Suze
Feb 09, 2012 rated it really liked it
This course was a challenge for the part of me that wants to analyze and understand, and I realize ACIM is a process. It is a spiral cycle that builds on itself, rather than linear. ACIM presents itself as a channeled reinterpretation of the bible that sees us all as One in God/spirit, as opposed to our individual egos that see all as separate. It leads us to change our mind and way of thinking, not to change the world. I feel like it’s had some influence on my way of perceiving, but it’s that t ...more
James
Jan 24, 2016 rated it really liked it
One page at a time. I have probably began reading this in the fall of 2007, certainly by the spring of 2008, and I just finished the first (main) section today (23Jan2011). During this same time period, my wife read the entire thing AND completely went through the Workbook for Students, and has started going through it again! I still have the Workbook for Students and the Manual for Teachers to go. What do I think? Well, I guess everyone needs something to believe in. Although I do not particula ...more
Suzanne Singman
Jan 25, 2016 rated it did not like it
While the ideas in the book are consistent with what I believe to be true. I had an incredibly hard time getting past the male pronoun. there is no reference anywhere in the book that women exist. There are only men, sons, brothers and fathers. there are no women, sisters, daughters or mothers. What kind of world is this? not really one i want to live in. I know the book is older, but it was still so troublesome for me. I tried to convert everything to Goddess, but it got tiring. I couldn't hear ...more
Rick Lenz
Sep 17, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Of several books that changed my life, casting into long-ago history my experience with totalitarian religion, "A Course in Miracles" is the most important part of my spiritual re-education. It's simply inspired. It's the perfect place to go to look for relief from the insanity of the world we live in, to discover a gentle approach to uncovering the love, peace, and joy life should be.
Wendy
Aug 10, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I have not completed the course yet, but I have been working on it for several months now. Already it has radically changed my perceptions. It proposes a way of saving ourselves and all those around us from the heaviness of our egos. It explains how to raise yourself out of ego perceptions, which is huge because as much as we might want to love our neighbor, we don't exactly know how to do it. This course teaches you a practical way to do that. It is truly life altering. With that said, there ar ...more
Tamra
Jan 07, 2016 marked it as to-read
Shelves: spiritual
This book is crazy long. I'll probably be reading it for the next few years.
William Freeman
May 10, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Took forever to read. Pages are super tissue-paper thin.
Serena
Jun 05, 2016 rated it liked it
This book came highly recommended, but honestly I couldn't even get through the whole thing. Maybe it's because this type of stuff doesn't really grab me. I found it to be extremely long-winded, the entire book could have been much shorter than it was. A lot of my very spiritual friends consider this their Bible, but this just wasn't the right book for me. One man's trash is another one's treasure I suppose. There are just way too many books out there for me to try and power my way through and f ...more
Heide
Dec 28, 2016 rated it really liked it
Overwhelming yet transformative. I'll be doing the course again in 2017. It's given me something to strive for that truly brings results. I had so many setbacks and learning experiences this past year, however I've gained a clarity I never knew despite my unfortunate lack of discipline in the lessons. I'm able to clearly see the ego at work and distinguish it from the higher self in my everyday thoughts and actions despite so often choosing to let it get the upper hand. It's a big step in the di ...more
Bob
Sep 02, 2013 rated it really liked it
The story of the creation of this book is as remarkable as the book itself. Although this book is at times a difficult read, it is an insightful and brilliantly written book on the subject of spirituality.

An understanding of spiritual principles and human psychology is brought together in a way that cannot easily be compared to any other book. This book has a following having literally changed lives. A 365 day course is included that can be performed along with reading the workbook section of t
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Je Di
Feb 09, 2013 rated it it was amazing
An epic text that offers tremendous insight into the false projections of our mind and the self defeating beliefs we hold about life. This particular edition includes the 365 lessons which are extremely helpful in healing the mind. If you really want to know what Jesus was trying to teach 2000 years ago, and your ready to wake up, then check this out!
Robyn Yeary
Feb 10, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is my third time through the Course and it will not be my last. Much like Buddhism, it is not a religion, but a science of the mind. It is the great undoing of the thoughts that separate us from our true self. This wondrous book helps us return to our true self and guide us back to oneness. It is a great Miracle to me.
Jack Sonntag
Nov 23, 2016 rated it really liked it
WOW!!! Wonderful!! The most complete, whole and consistent work I have ever read on spirituality. I wish I could say it was dramatically life changing, as it should be if you buy in, which I did! But not yet.....
Mina Panina
Dec 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Life changing - hard to get used to reading style and understand main concept but once u do, you will go back to it again and again.
Robert
Dec 27, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Currently reading; and my only 5 star rated book.
Pinkjuicy82
Sep 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
It's my second favorite book. I refer to it and the Bible at the same time.
Laura
Dec 03, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Belief is NOT truth!
Robin
Dec 28, 2007 rated it it was amazing
The Coolest Book of All!
V.D.
Aug 12, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Never get enough of this book. I use it as a reference book and spiritual support. God is real and everything else is unreal.
Kimberly Giles
A life changer - it's quite the project to take on - I read about a book a day and this one took most of a year to work through - but I will never be the same!!
Janice
Apr 21, 2015 rated it it was amazing
"What if you realized this world is an
hallucination? What if you really understood you made it up?" T-20.VIII.7:3-4
Danielle
really good exercises to practice for the whole 365 days of the year
Theresa Honeycheck
Aug 23, 2015 rated it it was amazing
this is a work in progress and should take me a good year to get through - its a daily effort
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