Book Excerpt: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Ursula King | Depth Psych |

" 'Blessed be you, harsh matter, barren soil, stubborn rock: you who yield only to violence, you who force us to work if we would eat.


" 'Blessed be you, perilous matter, violent sea, untamable passion: you who unless we fetter you will devour us.


" 'Blessed be you, mighty matter, irresistible march of evolution, reality ever newborn; you who, by constantly shattering our mental categories, force us to go ever further and further in our pursuit of the truth.


" 'Blessed be you, universal matter, immeasurable time, boundless ether, triple abyss of stars and atoms and generations: you who by overflowing and dissolving our... (click title for more)