Marshall Smith, one of the founders of Delphi University Ancient Mystery School, discusses the topic of war in this post as a Guest Blogger for his former students ‘The Shift Doctors’ (Tracy Latz, M.D.,Mh.D. & Marion Ross, Ph.D.,Mh.D.). Find out more about Marshall and his ‘Spiritual Anatomy‘ books at www.patriciahayesart.com and more about Delphi University Ancient Mystery School at www.delphiu.com
Marshall Smith is a former Vice President and Corporate Officer of the Kimberly-Clark Corporation. Patricia Hayes (Marshall’s wife) founded the Patricia Hayes School of Inner Sense Development in 1964 and has educated thousands of students worldwide in the areas of Intuitive and Spiritual Development, Transpersonal Psychology, Metaphysics, and Alternative and Complementary Medical Therapies. Under the guidance and direction of ‘Spirit’, in 1974 she and Marshall founded Delphi University.
Seeds of War by Marshall Smith
When war appears as an inevitable event, voices become loud and emphatic defining the perceived wrong and the need for its correction. The forces of restraint and reason are pushed to the background by loud voices that have determined there is no other way. These voices appeal to people’s patriotic nature and religious zeal, convincing others what is true and of the need to correct the wrong. Not to do so is to be against God and country. Suggested pathways of peaceful resolution are made to appear as simple respites for the fearful.
What is war? Where does it come from? Perhaps war is the ultimate climax of unresolved grievances after all possible resolutions have failed. Many times it is simply an expression of one’s own desire for power. And, there are those who have determined for some strange reason that God must be assisted in defending beliefs that vary little from their own. [Read more…] about Seeds Of War by Marshall Smith