Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law
It is with great pleasure that we announce another inter-continental visitor to Calix Sanctus Oasis, Brother David Shoemaker of US Grand Lodge!
Br Shoemaker will be presenting on the topic of True Will, as follows:
"The concept of the True Will is central to Aleister Crowley's spiritual system of Thelema. In this workshop, David Shoemaker will explain the often misunderstood topic of True Will, in down-to-earth and understandable terms. Attendees will be given useful tools to aid in their own quest for knowledge of the True Will, with ample time for questions and discussion."
This will be preceded by a book signing of his latest work, Living Thelema - and a selection of books on Thelema and the Occult will be available in the venue from Labyrinth Books!
We will then hold a special Celebration of Liber XV: The Gnostic Mass, to which all will be most welcome.
"Dr. David Shoemaker is a clinical psychologist in private practice, specializing in Jungian and cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy. David is the Chancellor of the International College of Thelema (formerly the College of Thelema of Northern California), and the Prolocutor of its initiatory Order, the Temple of the Silver Star. He has been a member of O.T.O. and A∴A∴ since 1993, and he has many years of experience supervising students in these traditions.
He is Past Master of 418 Lodge, O.T.O. in Sacramento, having succeeded Soror Meral (Phyllis Seckler), his friend and teacher. He also serves as the M.W.S. of Alpha Chapter, and as a Sovereign Grand Inspector General of the Order. David is the founding President of the O.T.O. Psychology Guild, and a frequent speaker at NOTOCON. He is also a member of the U.S. Grand Lodge Initiation Training, Clergy Training, and Planning committees, and he serves as an Advanced Initiator Trainer.
For more information about David's work, please visit www.livingthelema.com "
There will be no admission or fee for this event, it has been arranged to give an opportunity for those new to the concept of Thelema and O.T.O. to learn from one of its most accomplished initiates. We hope you'll take us up on it.
Love is the Law, love under will.