I’m thinking…

…about 7

7 Deadly Sins

Proverbs 6:16-19

  1. A proud look
  2. A lying tongue
  3. Hands that shed innocent blood
  4. A heart that devises wicked plots
  5. Feet that are swift to run into mischief
  6. A deceitful witness that uttereth lies
  7. Him that soweth discord among brethren

 The currently recognized version:

  1. Wrath
  2. Greed
  3. Sloth
  4. Pride
  5. Lust
  6. Envy
  7. Gluttony

Mahatma Gandhi

  1. Wealth without work
  2. Pleasure without conscience
  3. Science without humanity
  4. Knowledge without character
  5. Politics without principle
  6. Commerce without morality
  7. Worship without sacrifice

The Seven Deadly Needs

  1. To be right
  2. To control
  3. To judge
  4. To look good
  5. To know all
  6. To keep score
  7. To get even

Wow! 2 thoughts in one day! And such thoughts!

Why did I think of 7?

Ah well, guess I have some character building to do…

…but then there is wonderful 7:

NUMBER 7

The Ruler  –  Neptune

Relates to:

Saturn

The Chariot

Saturday

Violet

7 is a ‘magical’ number…the number of the occultist and the esoteric.  7’s are secretive, mysterious, stand-offish, intuitive and introspective. An unworldly attitude means most 7’s need to be ‘protected’.

Keywords for the Number 7:

The Analyst, Thinker, Science, Learning, Education, Study, The Written Word, Logic, Alchemy, Secrets, Myth, Religion, Ritual, Understanding, Knowledge, Isolation, Chastity, Dignity, The Collective Consciousness, Genius.

Positive Character Traits:

Specialist, inventor, loner, eccentric, thoughtful, spiritual, psychic, natural healer, inner-strength, quick-witted, wise, discerning, understanding of others, philosophical, endurance, deep contemplation, solitary, independent, mystic, psychic, keen mind, determination, individualist, knowledge-seeking, non-conformist, persistence of purpose, perfection, the analyst, thinker, science, learning, education, study, the written word, logic, alchemy, secrets, myth, religion, ritual, understanding, knowledge, isolation, chastity, dignity, the ‘Collective Consciousness’, genius.

Negative Character Traits:

Morbid, hypercritical, inactive, anti-social, pessimistic, silent, dependency, depression, stagnant, lack of persistence, pride, narrowness, distance, rigidity, argumentative, temper, morbid, misanthropic, resentful, self-righteous, unwilling and/or unable to share ideas.

The Thinker, wise, discerning, the philosopher, writer, ascetic, rigorous, long-sighted, ahead of his/her time (therefore is often in conflict with the present), deep-thinking, able to bear hardships, deep-seeing, love of knowledge, limitations, manifestation in time and space, stability, endurance, ability to set limits, good fortune, balance, completion, evolution.

The 7 energy has very strong psychic tendencies and are natural healers, with a core of inner-strength.  They are known to be quick-witted, sometimes with a dry sense of humour.

Number 7 is considered a masculine energy as well as an introvert.  The related planet is Mercury and it is related to the star sign Libra.  The associated Tarot card is the Chariot.

The 7 vibration represents rest, contemplation, spirituality, sensitivity, sympathy and mastery.

7 is the sacred spiritual number – ‘the energy of the mystics’.

The 7 vibration represents a special function of human life.  It indicates the amount of learning one must amass, in the form of personal experiences known as ‘sacrifices’.

The first cycle of 7 deals with the physical process.

The second cycle from ages 7 to 14 is marked by the development of feelings and emotions.

The third cycle from ages 14 to 21 focuses on the spiritual energy.  This is with the ‘light of spirit’ begins to dawn into a maturing consciousness.
After all is said and done, awareness is the key.

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