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She Let Go

by Ernest Holmes: She let go. Without a thought or a word, she let go. She let go of the fear. She let go of the judgments. She let go of the confluence of opinions swarming around her head. She let go of the committee of indecision within her. She let go of all the […]

How to Use the Science of Mind

by Danea Horn:  Pro: How to Use the Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes has a large focus on connecting with the Universal Power that resides within each individual. This keeps the book tuned toward increasing the reader’s belief in the power that they already possess to change their life.

Ernest Holmes

Ernest Shurtleff Holmes, founder of Religious Science (a New Thought religious movement), was born in Lincoln, Maine, the son of William Nelson Holmes, a farmer and laborer, and Anna Heath.

Excerpt: It’s Up to You

By Ernest Holmes: Chapter 1 ESCAPE TO LIFE It appears that every individual is afraid of something. Maybe it is only a fear of having people believe we have a fear. Maybe it is only a subjective holdover tendency from our religious forebears who devoutly believed that God must be feared. Maybe it is only […]

Excerpt: The Science of Mind

by Ernest Holmes: Part I: INTRODUCTION
An Overview of the Evolution of Humanity’s Thought  If we traced humanity’s history back into the dim past we would come to a place where humankind did not consciously know itself. We would come to a point where only Instinctive Lifeexisted. 

Past Thinker-Ernest Holmes

“There is a power for good in the universe greater than you are and you can use it.” “The Science of Mind is the study of Life and the nature of the laws of thought; the conception that we live in a spiritual Universe; that God is in, through, around and for us.” – Ernest […]

We believe

By Ernest Holmes: We believe in God, the Living Spirit Almighty; one, indestructible, absolute and self-existent Cause. This One manifests itself in and through all creation but is not absorbed by its creation. The manifest universe is the body of God; it is the logical and necessary outcome of the infinite self – knowingness of […]