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Insights and Heresies Pertaining to the Evolution of the Soul

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Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 39,806 / 122 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 52.2
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 421
Added to site: 2006.05.09
mnybks.net#: 13357
Genre: Religion
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ire-mist" and the mephitic vapors were finally swept away; another era was preparing. Incorporate in the world substance of which the planet was made were the seeds and germs of all life. Its crude material was made manifest in the prodigious vegetable growths, and the awful corresponding animal life. Birds and beasts and reptiles, each one more hideously terrible than the others, filled the air, the earth and the waters of the earth with the abounding life of these horrible creatures. Into this unaccountable menagerie came also the foreshadowing of man--a huge hairy creature possessing size and power to do battle with his animal compeers for supremacy in the seething, upgrowing land.

This was only the differentiation of the animal-man from the animal per se--the beginning of the form which stood upon its hind legs. From such rudimentary forms was evolved intelligence which finally begot the human soul. This, after vast ages, grew into a state and condition through which spirit could manifest, and the

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