This is a course in miracles. It is a required course. Only the time you take it is voluntary. Free will does not mean that you can establish the curriculum. It means only that you can elect what you want to take at a given time. The course does not aim at teaching the meaning of love, for that is beyond what can be taught. It does aim, however, at removing the blocks to the awareness of love’s presence, which is your natural inheritance. The opposite of love is fear, but what is all-encompassing can have no opposite.
This course can therefore be summed up very simply in this way:
Nothing real can be threatened.
Nothing unreal exists.
Herein lies the peace of God.
I am doing lesson #6 today, I am upset because I see something that is not there.
I am angry at ____ because I see something that is not there.
I am worried about ____ because I see something that is not there.
After having heard about A Course in Miracles for a while, this seems the time to explore it. The lessons and background info is online, and I also got the e-versions of A Course in Miracles: Combined Volume and An Introduction to A Course in Miracles.
What I have read and the lessons I have done so far all seem very good. It’s very much aligned with, for instance, Byron Katie and Adyashanti.