The Pathwork Guide Lectures in Print Format (pdf)

For viewing and printing the PDF files you need Acrobat Reader which you can download and install for free here. Mozilla Firefox and Netscape Navigator users: you can NOT use the 'contents' link in the PDF-lecture to return to this overview of all lectures. You can click the back button instead.

001 The Sea of Life
002 Decisions and Tests
003 Choosing Your Destiny -- The Will to Change
004 World Weariness
005 Happiness for Yourself or Happiness as a Link in the Chain of Life
006 The Human Role in the Spiritual and Material Universes
007 Asking for Help and Helping Others
008 Mediumship -- How to Contact God's Spirit World
009 Prayer and Meditation -- The Lord's Prayer
010 Male and Female Incarnations: Their Rhythms and Causes
011 Self-Knowledge -- The Great Plan -- The Spirit World
012 The Order and Diversity of the Spiritual Worlds -- The Process of Reincarnation
013 Positive Thinking: the Right and the Wrong Kind
014 The Higher Self, the Lower Self, and the Mask
015 Influence Between the Spiritual World and the Material World
016 Spiritual Nourishment -- Willpower
017 The Call -- Daily Review
018 Free Will
019 Jesus Christ
020 God: The Creation
021 The Fall
022 Salvation
023 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
024 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
025 The Path: Initial Steps, Preparation, and Decisions
026 Finding One's Faults
027 Escape Possible Also on the Path
028 Communication with God -- Daily Review
029 The Forces of Activity and Passivity -- Finding God's Will
030 Self-Will, Pride and Fear
031 Shame
032 Decision-Making
033 Occupation with Self -- Right and Wrong Faith
034 Preparation for Reincarnation
035 Turning to God
036 Prayer
037 Acceptance, Right and Wrong Way -- Dignity in Humility
038 Images
039 Image-Finding
040 More on Image-Finding: A Summary
041 Images: The Damage They Do
042 Christmas Blessings -- Objectivity and Subjectivity
043 Three Basic Personality Types: Reason, Will, Emotion
044 The Forces of Love, Eros, and Sex
045 The Conflict Between Conscious and Unconscious Desires
046 Authority
047 The Wall Within
048 The Life Force in the Universe
049 Obstacles on the Path: Old Stuff, Wrong Guilt, and Who, Me?
050 The Vicious Circle
051 Importance of Forming Independent Opinions
052 The God-Image
053 Self-Love
054 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
055 Three Cosmic Principles: the Expanding, the Restricting, and the Static Principles
056 Capacity to Wish -- Healthy and Unhealthy Motives in Desire
057 The Mass Image of Self-Importance
058 The Desire for Happiness and the Desire for Unhappiness
059 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
060 The Abyss of Illusion -- Freedom and Self-Responsibility
061 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
062 Man and Woman
063 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
064 Outer Will and Inner Will -- Misconception About Selfishness
065 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
066 Shame of the Higher Self
067 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
068 Suppression of Positive and Creative Tendencies -- Thought Processes
069 The Folly of Watching for Results While on the Path; Fulfillment or Suppression of the Valid Desire to be Loved
070 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
071 Reality and Illusion -- Concentration Exercises
072 The Fear of Loving
073 Compulsion to Recreate and Overcome Childhood Hurts
074 Confusions and Hazy Motivations
075 The Great Transition in Human Development From Isolation to Union
076 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
077 Self-Confidence: Its True Origin and What Prohibits It
078 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
079 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
080 Cooperation, Communication, Union
081 Conflicts in the World of Duality
082 The Conquest of Duality Symbolized in the Life and Death of Jesus
083 The Idealized Self-Image
084 Love, Power, Serenity as Divine Attributes and as Distortions
085 Distortions of the Instincts of Self-Preservation and Procreation
086 The Instincts of Self-Preservation and Procreation in Conflict
087 The Next Phase on the Path: Questions and Answers
088 Religion: True and False
089 Emotional Growth and Its Function
090 Moralizing -- Disproportionate Reactions -- Needs
091 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
092 Repressed Needs -- Relinquishing Blind Needs -- Primary and Secondary Reactions
093 The Link Between the Main Image, Repressed Needs, and Defenses
094 Sin and Neurosis -- Unifying the Inner Split
095 Self-Alienation and the Way Back to the Real Self
096 Questions and Answers -- Laziness as Symptom of Self-Alienation (1996 Edition Only)
097 Perfectionism Obstructs Happiness -- Manipulation of Emotions
098 Wishful Daydreams
099 Falsified Impressions of Parents: Their Cause and Cure
100 Meeting the Pain of Destructive Patterns
101 The Defense
102 The Seven Cardinal Sins
103 Harm of too Much Love-Giving -- Constructive and Destructive Will Forces
104 Intellect and Will as Tools or Hindrances of Self-Realization
105 Humanity's Relationship to God in Various Stages of Development
106 Sadness versus Depression -- Relationship
107 Three Aspects That Prevent Loving
108 Fundamental Guilt for Not Loving -- Obligations
109 Spiritual and Emotional Health Through Restitution for Real Guilt
110 Hope and Faith and Other Key Concepts from Answers to Questions (1996 Edition Only)
111 Soul-Substance -- Coping With Demands
112 Humanity's Relationship to Time
113 Identification with the Self
114 Struggle: Healthy and Unhealthy
115 Perception, Determination, Love as Aspects of Consciousness
116 Reaching the Spiritual Center -- Struggle Between the Lower Self and the Superimposed Conscience
117 Shame: A Legacy of Childhood Experiences, Even Favorable Ones
118 Duality Through Illusion -- Transference
119 Movement, Consciousness, Experience: Pleasure, the Essence of Life
120 The Individual and Humanity
121 Displacement, Substitution, Superimposition
122 Self-Fulfillment Through Self-Realization as Man or Woman
123 Liberation and Peace by Overcoming Fear of the Unknown
124 The Language of the Unconscious
125 Transition from the No-Current to the Yes-Current
126 Contact With the Life Force
127 Evolution's Four Stages: Automatic Reflexes, Awareness, Understanding, Knowing
128 Limitations Created Through Illusory Alternatives
129 Winner versus Loser: Interplay Between the Self and Creative Forces
130 Finding True Abundance by Going Through Your Fear
131 Interaction Between Expression and Impression
132 The Function of the Ego in Relationship to the Real Self
133 Love: Not a Commandment, But Spontaneous Soul Movement of the Inner Self
134 The Concept of Evil
135 Mobility in Relaxation -- Suffering Through Attachment of the Life Force to Negative Situations
136 The Illusory Fear of the Self
137 Balance of Inner and Outer Control
138 The Human Predicament of Desire For, and Fear of, Closeness
139 Deadening of the Live Center Through Misinterpretation of Reality
140 Conflict of Positive versus Negative Oriented Pleasure as the Origin of Pain
141 Return to the Original Level of Perfection
142 The Longing for and the Fear of Happiness -- Also, the Fear of Releasing the Little Ego
143 Unity and Duality
144 The Process and Significance of Growing
145 Responding to the Call of Life
146 The Positive Concept of Life -- Fearlessness to Love -- The Balance Between Activity and Passivity
147 The Nature of Life and Human Nature
148 Positivity and Negativity: One Energy Current
149 Cosmic Pull Toward Union -- Frustration
150 Self-Liking: The Condition for Universal State of Bliss
151 Intensity: An Obstacle to Self-Realization
152 Connection Between the Ego and the Universal Power
153 The Self-Regulating Nature of Involuntary Processes
154 Pulsation of Consciousness
155 Fear of Self -- Giving and Receiving
156 Questions and Answers (1996 Edition Only)
157 Infinite Possibilities of Experience Hindered by Emotional Dependency
158 The Ego's Cooperation With or Obstruction of the Real Self
159 Life Manifestation Reflects Dualistic Illusion
160 Conciliation of the Inner Split
161 Unconscious Negativity Endangers Surrender of Ego to Involuntary Processes
162 Three Levels of Reality for Inner Guidance
163 Mind Activity and Mind Receptivity
164 Further Aspects of Polarity -- Selfishness
165 Evolutionary Phases in the Relationship Between the Realms of Feelings, Reason, and Will
166 Perceiving, Reacting, Expressing
167 Frozen Life Center Becomes Alive
168 Two Basic Ways of Life: Toward and Away From the Center
169 The Masculine and Feminine Principles in the Creative Process
170 Fear of Bliss versus Longing for It -- The Energy Centers
171 Spiritual Laws
172 The Life Energy Centers
173 Basic Attitudes and Practices to Open the Centers -- The Right Attitude Toward Frustration
174 Self-Esteem
175 Consciousness: Fascination with Creation
176 Overcoming Negativity
177 Pleasure -- The Full Pulsation of Life
178 The Universal Principle of Growth Dynamics
179 Chain Reactions in the Dynamics of Creative Life Substance
180 The Spiritual Significance of Human Relationship
181 The Meaning of the Human Struggle
182 The Process of Meditation (Meditation for Three Voices: Ego, Lower Self, Higher Self)
183 The Spiritual Meaning of Crisis
184 The Meaning of Evil and its Transcendence
185 Mutuality: A Cosmic Principle and Law
186 Venture in Mutuality: Healing Force to Change Negative Inner Will
187 (The Way to Handle) Alternation of Expansive and Contracting States
188 Affecting and Being Affected
189 Self-Identification Determined Through Stages of Consciousness
190 Importance of Experiencing All Feelings, Including Fear -- The Dynamic State of Laziness
191 Inner and Outer Experience
192 Real and False Needs
193 Resume of the Basic Principles of the Pathwork: Its Aim and Process
194 Meditation: Laws and Approaches -- A Summary (Meditation as Positive Life Creation)
195 Identification with the Spiritual Self to Overcome Negative Intentionality
196 Commitment: Cause and Effect
197 Energy and Consciousness in Distortion: Evil
198 Transition to Positive Intentionality
199 The Meaning of the Ego and its Transcendence
200 The Cosmic Feeling
201 Demagnetizing Negative Force Fields -- Pain of Guilt
202 Psychic Interaction of Negativity
203 Interpenetration of the Divine Light Spark into the Outer Regions -- Mind Exercises
204 What is the Path?
205 Order as a Universal Principle
206 Desire: Creative or Destructive
207 The Spiritual Symbolism and Significance of Sexuality
208 The Innate Human Capacity to Create
209 The Roscoe Lecture: Inspiration for the Pathwork Center
210 Visualization Process for Growing Into the Unitive State
211 Outer Events Reflect Self-Creation -- Three Stages
212 Claiming the Total Capacity for Greatness
213 The Spiritual and Practical Meaning of "Let Go, Let God"
214 Psychic Nuclear Points
215 Psychic Nuclear Points Continued -- Process in the Now
216 Connection Between the Incarnatory Process and the Life Task
217 The Phenomenon of Consciousness
218 The Evolutionary Process
219 Christmas Message -- Message to the Children
220 Reawakening from Pre-Incarnatory Anesthesia
221 Faith and Doubt in Truth or Distortion
222 Transformation of the Lower Self
223 The Era of the New Age and New Consciousness
224 Creative Emptiness
225 Evolutionary Stages of Individual and Group Consciousness
226 Approach to Self -- Self-Forgiveness Without Condoning the Lower Self
227 Change from Outer to Inner Laws in the New Age
228 Balance
229 Woman and Man in the New Age
230 The Universality of Change -- Reincarnative Process in the Same Life Span
231 New Age Education
232 Being Values versus Appearance Values -- Self-Identification
233 The Power of the Word
234 Perfection, Immortality, Omnipotence
235 The Anatomy of Contraction
236 The Superstition of Pessimism
237 Leadership -- The Art of Transcending Frustration
238 The Pulse of Life on all Levels of Manifestation
239 Christmas Lecture 1975
240 Aspects of the Anatomy of Love: Self-Love, Structure, Freedom
241 Dynamics of Movement and Resistance to its Nature
242 The Spiritual Meaning of Political Systems
243 The Great Existential Fear and Longing
244 "Be in the World but Not of the World" -- The Evil of Inertia
245 Cause and Effect on Various Levels of Consciousness
246 Tradition: Its Divine and Distorted Aspects
247 The Mass Images of Judaism and Christianity
248 Three Principles of the Forces of Evil -- Personification of Evil
249 The Pain of Injustice -- Cosmic Records of All Personal and Collective Events, Deeds, Expressions
250 Inner Awareness of Grace -- Exposing the Deficit
251 The Evolution and Spiritual Meaning of Marriage -- New Age Marriage
252 Privacy and Secrecy
253 Continue Your Struggle and Cease all Struggle
254 Surrender
255 The Birthing Process -- Cosmic Pulse
256 Inner Space, Focused Emptiness
257 Aspects of the New Divine Influx: Communication, Group Consciousness, Exposure
258 Personal Contact with Jesus Christ -- Positive Aggression -- The Real Meaning of Salvation

Additional Material

01 Questions to be answered by helpers and workers
02 Question and answer session for the various committees at the Center
03 Guide session for the Washington group
04 The Guide's message for the training classes
05 Message from the Guide to training groups
06 Stages and questions -- Excerpt from the Guide's message -- Initial interview and various stages on the path
07 The message
08 Helper laws; laws in regard to being a helper in the Pathwork
09 The voice within
10 Training group session
11 Arosa lecture
12 A wedding ceremony
13 Metaphysical/philosophical concepts -- Mental illness (from Eva Pierrakos session notes)