Can Mankind Find The Christ Again?
8 lectures, Dornach, Dec. 1918 - Jan. 1919, GA 187
examines the inner history of Christianity, explaining its
relationship to ancient Judaism, Hellenism, Romanism,
Gnosticism, and Egypto-Chaldean initiation.
describes the hidden spiritual battle raging today and the
need for a renewal of the mysteries in a modern form. Today's
road to Christ must involve a new formative thinking, whose
Christian character is shown in the advent of selflessness,
moral health, and a sense for truth.
179 pages, paperback
ISBN 0 88010 079 6
Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925) called his spiritual philosophy
'anthroposophy', which he defined as 'the consciousness of one's
humanity', and the disciplined methods of studying this he termed
‘spiritual science’. As a highly developed clairvoyant and spiritual initiate, he spoke from
his direct cognition of the spiritual world. However, he did not see
his work as religious or sectarian, but rather sought to found a
universal 'science of the spirit'.
many published works (written books and lectures) - which include
his research into the spiritual nature of the human being, the
evolution of the world and humanity, and methods of personal
development - invite readers to develop their own spiritual
faculties. He also provided indications for the renewal of many
human activities, including education - both general and special -
agriculture, medicine, economics, architecture, science, philosophy,
religion and the arts. He wrote some 30 books and delivered over
6000 lectures across Europe, and in 1924 founded the General
Anthroposophical Society which today has branches throughout the