By Dion Fortune
In brief, during this detailed collaboration of 2 magical practitioners and lecturers we're awarded with a useful and up to date textual content at the perform of formality magic "as it is". that's to assert, as a realistic, non secular, and psychic self-discipline, faraway from the lurid superstition and hypothesis which are the hallmark of its remedy in sensational journalism.
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To the same effect he says to the King of Naples: "All that is in our stone is essential to it, nor does it need any foreign ingredient. " Again, Scites in "The Crowd" says: "The essence of this Art is in like manner a certain one thing which is stronger and more exalted than all other things, and is called the most powerful acid, because it changes gold into a clear spirit, without which there is neither whiteness, nor blackness, nor redness. When the spirit is joined to the body it becomes one with it; and yet again becomes a spirit, and is saturated with the spiritual and unchangeable tincture, and thus again by combination receives a bodily tincture which cannot be annihilated.
That the tincture is prepared out of a conjunction of Mars and Venus. Again (Triumph. ), he uses these words: "After this tincture of the Sun and Moon comes the tincture of Venus and Mars, which two make up the tincture of the Sun, when they have been thoroughly perfected and condensed. " But the searcher of Nature must know that there can be no contradiction of opinion between Geber or Basil, for it is impossible that the true philosophers should ever lie, and so these words should be parabolically understood.
Only let them go forward along the Royal Road which Nature prescribes in all her operations. As to the rest, I heartily beg the friends of this Art to give a kindly reception to the present volume, and when, through the Will of God, by constant labour, they have put ashore in the desired haven of philosophy, after the manner of philosophers to exclude all that are unworthy from the knowledge thereof, and, being mindful of charity towards their needy neighbour in the fear of God (without any vain ostentation), to sing eternal praises to the Good and Thrice Great God for this Wonderful and Divine Gift (without any abuse thereof) in a silent and devoutly joyful heart.
An Introduction to Ritual Magic by Dion Fortune