The Houston Lodge of the Theosophical Society
1525 Heights Boulevard
Houston, Texas 7700
MEETING ON MAY 20, 2017
Group Study: “The Quest for God,” Chapter 12 of the book “The Spiritual Life” by Annie Besant
Facilitator: Mrs. Linda McQuinn
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Brief Description of the Study Material
The title of Chapter 12 of the book “The Spiritual Life” is the “The Quest for God.” The chapter discusses conceptions of God from various religions and philosophers. The chapter explores: (i) the Hebrew concepts of God, (ii) the influence of Chaldean thought on the Hebrews, (iii) the modern conception of God as propounded by the Unitarian School of Christianity, (iv) Theodore Parker and Spinoza’s views of God, (v) the Trinity, and (vi) the Logos. As you read Chapter 12 of the book, please do reflect on your conceptions of God and how they affect your spiritual life. Do come to the meeting to share your insights with other members.
Short Bio of the Facilitator:
Mrs. Linda McQuinn is a past Vice President of the TS Lodge in Houston. Linda had her first spiritual experience in the Himalayan Mountains in Pakistan at the age of 16. This put her on the path of a seeker that led her to Theosophy. She worked for many years in the social service field and has been retired for the past several years.
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