deceitfully continues, "then your eyes shall be opened,"
this be the lie of esotericism? Esotericism means that special hidden knowledge
is revealed to those who are enlightened through the practice
of occultism. It is to pursue knowledge "apart from"
and "forbidden by God".
he was tempting Eve with curiousity and misleading her to believe
that something "good" could actually happen if she disobeyed
her maker. Oh how mankind in general loves to find out secrets
that others do not know!
goal is to lead as many as possible down the path of the occult.
Occult understanding is not simple but requires a lifetime of
seeking after and accomplishing many self-oriented works.
Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world:
he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have
the light of life" (John 8:12) A Christian's enlightenment is to have a personal
relationship with Jesus Christ, the true light.