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required and suggested for Priesthood / Presvyter Degree

Some of these are out of print but used
copies are available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble online. So you
might want to start tracking them down if you are getting close to the
Priesthood phase.

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of the Inner Worlds: A Course in Christian Qabalistic Magic
Gareth Knight.
Needed for both the Archdiakon/issa course
and also Presvyter/a  degree.


Jesus Christ Sun of God: Ancient Cosmology & Early Christian Symbolism by


Cover of new hardback with CD's edition

Cover of old paperback version

in Magical Christianity
by Nicholas Whitehead  [Required]

One of the assignments in the Priesthood phase is to take
a few months or years to read SEVEN books from the following long list.

1.  Hidden
: A Guide to the Western Inner Traditions

Click on Cover or link below to read about or order this book

2.  The
Inner West:
An Introduction to the Hidden Wisdom of the West by Jay

Click on book cover or link to read more about the book or to order
3. The
Holy Bible from the Ancient Eastern Text
(Peshitta) George Lamsa
Be sure to tell what parts of Lamsa’s interpretations you disagree
with and what parts inspired you so much as to change your view of Christianity

4.  Idioms
in the Bible Explained
by George Lamsa

5.  A
Different Christianity

6. Putting
on the Mind of Christ: The Inner Work of Christian Spirituality

by Jim Marion.  Lots of Ken Wilber philosophy and St Teresa
and St. John of the Cross’s “dark night of the soul” in this book

Mystical Sense of the Gospels: A Handbook for Contemplatives

8.  Second
Simplicity: The Inner Shape of Christianity

Author presents his own Quaternity theory

Click on Cover of Book or link below to read more about the book or to order

9.  The
Book of Divine Magic

Click on cover or link below to read more about this book or to order

10.  The
Complete Gospels

(all 20 of them!)
by Robert J. Miller

Click on cover or link below to read more about book or to order it

11. The
Complete Jesus:
All the Sayings of Jesus Gathered in a Single Volume
for the First Time

Click on the cover or the link to read more or order

12.  Hidden
Gospel: Decoding the Spiritual Message of the Aramaic Jesus
(2 Audio
Cassettes) If you choose this item for one of your reports, answer
the question: Do you find the Aramaic or the Greek “pagan” Jesus more to
your liking? Why? Did you memorize the prayer?

13.  SourceBook
of the World’s Religions: An Interfaith Guide to Religion and Spirituality

14.  The
Lord of the Dance: An Essay in Mysticism
, by Anthony Duncan
Has Sphere of Light, Fiery Spear, Grail Cup techniques. Only 120
pages. Out of print, but Amazon has it used, and Barnes & Noble also
has copies

15.  Initiation
into the Grail Mysteries: Advanced Spiritual Teachings, Practices, and Empowerments
for Esoteric World Service
, by Timothy Storlie

16.  Messianic
17.  Holy
Blood Holy Grail

18.   DaVinci
by Dan Brown (if you haven’t read this one by now, it is time!)