DEEPER SURRENDER TO THE BELOVED'S WILL
There is a certain similarity between this situation and the case of the individual who has surrendered his life to the master. The false, separative ego tries its utmost to postpone its own dissolution by resisting the divine love of the master.
It struggles in the quagmire of existence, but each act of ego-affirmation invites a reaction of deeper surrender to the beloved's will. This in turn brings with it the clearer realization of the master as being none other than the irresistible truth that is the Self of all selves, and the one reality in the apparent multiplicity of individual souls.
Truth-realization is born of such complete surrender to the engulfing love of God, of which the master is the physical symbol and the channel.
LISTEN, HUMANITY, 3rd ed, p. 125, ed Don E. Stevens
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