A Course in Miracles is a channeled spiritual text that offers a unique perspective on spirituality and the nature of reality. It teaches that the world we see is an illusion, and that true reality is found in a non-dualistic state of oneness with a loving, benevolent higher power or God. The course emphasizes forgiveness, unconditional love, and the power of the mind to create our experiences. It aims to help individuals let go of their fears and limiting beliefs, and awaken to their true spiritual nature.
A Course in Miracles was not written by any individual author, but rather channeled through a process of inner dictation by a professor and research psychologist named Helen Schucman. The content of the course was presumed to originate from a higher source, which Schucman referred to as the “voice” or “inner guidance.” The course was later edited and published by Schucman’s colleague, William Thetford.
By studying the course, you can learn to let go of negative beliefs and thought patterns that cause suffering and instead cultivate forgiveness, unconditional love, and inner peace. The course provides practical tools and techniques for healing the mind and relationships, and encourages a daily practice of meditation and self-reflection. By following the principles of A Course in Miracles, you may experience a deeper sense of purpose and connection to the world around you.
See this OMA-hosted talk that gives an overview of A Course in Miracles, by two people who have integrated its lessons into their lives.