Carl Llewellyn Weschcke (Minnesota) is the owner and chairman of Llewellyn Worldwide, the world's oldest and largest metaphysical publisher. He played a seminal role in the rise of Wicca and Neo-Paganism in the 1960s and 1970s and has been called "the father of New Age" for his public sponsorship of occult subjects.
“Psychic Empowerment” is more than a simple two-word phrase of even a subject category. Rather . . .
Psychic Empowerment is the Next Step in Human Evolution
Note! I did not say that Psychic Empowerment is the “Next Phase” in Human Evolution but the Next Step! An evolutionary “phase” would be something that will happen without personal conscious interaction, just as in the past. That’s not the case with the needs and opportunities in this “New Age.” Individually, we must undertake intelligent actions in response to expanding perceptions of physical and non-physical challenges at personal, global, planetary and even cosmic levels, and become consciously empowered to
POWER TO THE PEOPLE has been a revolutionary call heard many times in history, and even now it remains a revolutionary challenge with new political implications and—even more—for Personal Empowerment by means of New Technologies for Personal Growth, New Opportunities for Personal Development and Self-Sufficiency, and New Awareness and Understanding of your Innate Powers—and the easy techniques for their development and the realization of what those Empowering Skills will mean for your Life, Happiness, and Spiritual Fulfillment.
POWER TO THE PEOPLE embodies the ideal of personal freedom and personal responsibility—including that of citizen-based democracy and entrepreneurial
“Live for Today” seems like good advice, for today is where we are—but tomorrow’s energies are already a factor in today’s realities. “Had I only known” might be a familiar refrain after the unanticipated event that did happen. It’s not the BIG predictable things that affect everyone like tomorrow’s weather (and next week’s, too), not the mostly unavoidable things like major foreign conflicts, not the predictable things like comets and asteroids or disease pandemics, but the unpredictable LITTLE things that may directly endanger (or benefit) you individually, like fire, robbery, winning the lottery, a car accident, a new job opportunity, a sudden tornado, etc. that you
“Ya Gotta Believe!” thunders the preacher as he leans into your face. “Follow the Lord!” intones the priest as he swing his incense censer your way. “Support your Leader!” chant the amplified voices of the cheer-leading Advance Guard over the beating drums. “Defeat the Enemy!” yells the politician. “Buy this Now!” shouts the headline. “Place your Order within the next Ten Minutes for Double the Benefit!” promises the fast-talking sales person. “Do it! Do IT! DO IT!” sings the swaying dance chorus.
These are all examples of mass hypnosis—used just as it was practiced by Hitler, Stalin, and other “popular” (to their targeted audiences) dictators, and as is