Facing EvilwithCate Montana
May 5, 2023
Cate describes evil as an invisible antilife force that permeates the matrix all around us and how we can navigate it through embodied love.
Cate Montana, MA, has had a 30-year career in journalism and is the former editor of the Bleeping Herald, the newsletter for the film, What the Bleep Do We Know!? Cate is coauthor of The Heart of the Matter and Underground Physics and author of Unearthing Venus: My Search for the Woman Within, The E-Word: Ego, Enlightenment and Other Essentials, and Cracking the Matrix: 14 Keys to Individual and Global Freedom. Her website is catemontana.com.
Here she addresses the fundamental distinction made by all humans between self and other. She notes that this distinction breaks down in mystical states in which the self or ego dissolve. She also points out that “otherness” in sociology is often associated with fear and, therefore, the need to control. The issue of otherness is [...]
Here she describes, from her own experience, stages on the spiritual path. She points out that her greatest epiphanies tended to occur when, after long periods of struggle and effort, she was able to let go of striving. She notes that individuals who attain a state of enlightenment whereby one is simultaneously aware of everything [...]
Here she points out that our deep self, as science and mysticism both confirm, is pure awareness. In fact, we are one with the entire universe. However, our egos function to create stories about ourselves as separate individuals, each with a life history. This is a natural and necessary as we are biological creatures. However, [...]