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Excerpt from Seers of the Ages:
Embracing Spiritualism Past and Present (1903)
By J.M. Peebles, M.D.
(page 79) The world of spirits is the world of causes; this, of shadows and effects. All broad humanitarian plans, for redemptive purposes, are first conceived in the higher realms of spiritual existence; then inflowed by the natural law of influx to the sensitive earth, to take form, be enunciated, and ultimately outworked into practical life.
(page 287) Beautiful, truly, is a calm, abiding faith—faith in the measureless possibilities of humanity—faith in the governing guidance of the spiritual heavens—faith in the unchangeability of the divine laws, and faith in the ceaseless, outflowing love of the Infinite.