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  • Chapter 1 THE MEANING OF MIRACLES
    • Principles of Miracles
    • Revelation, Time and Miracles
    • Atonement and Miracles
    • The Escape from Darkness
    • Wholeness and Spirit
    • The Illusion of Needs
    • Distortions of Miracle Impulses
  • Chapter 2 THE SEPARATION AND THE ATONEMENT
    • The Origins of Separation
    • The Atonement as Defense
    • The Altar of God
    • Healing as Release from Fear
    • The Function of the Miracle Worker
    • Special Principles of Miracle Workers
    • Fear and Conflict
    • Cause and Effect
    • The Meaning of the Last Judgment
  • Chapter 3 THE INNOCENT PERCEPTION
    • Atonement Without Sacrifice
    • Miracles as True Perception
    • Perception versus Knowledge
    • Error and the Ego
    • Beyond Perception
    • Judgment and the Authority Problem
    • Creating versus the Self-Image
  • Chapter 4 THE ILLUSIONS OF THE EGO
    • Right Teaching and Right
    • The Ego and False Autonomy
    • Love Without Conflict
    • This Need Not Be
    • The Ego-Body Illusion
    • The Rewards of God
    • Creation and Communication
  • Chapter 5 HEALING AND WHOLENESS
    • The Invitation to the Holy Spirit
    • The Voice for God
    • The Guide to Salvation
    • Teaching and Healing
    • The Ego's Use of Guilt
    • Time and Eternity
    • The Decision for God
  • Chapter 6 THE LESSONS OF LOVE
    • The Message of the Crucifixion
    • The Alternative to Projection
    • The Relinquishment of Attack
    • The Only Answer
    • The Lessons of the Holy SpirR
    • I "To Have, Give All to All"
    • II "To Have Peace, Teach Peace to Learn It"
    • III "Be Vigilant Only for God and His Kingdom"
  • Chapter 7 THE GIFTS OF THE KINGDOM
    • The Last Step
    • The Law of the Kingdom
    • The Reality of the Kingdom
    • Healing as the Recognition of Truth
    • Healing and the Changelessness of Mind
    • From Vigilance to Peace
    • The Totality of the Kingdom
    • The Unbelievable Belief
    • The Extension of the Kingdom
    • The Confusion of Pain and Joy
    • The State of Grace
  • Chapter 8 THE JOURNEY BACK
    • The Direction of the Curriculum
    • The Difference Between Imprisonment and Freedom
    • The Holy Encounter
    • The Gift of Freedom
    • The Undivided Will of the Sonship
    • The Treasure of God
    • The Body as a Means of Communtcation
    • The Body as Means or End
    • Healing as Corrected Perception
  • Chapter 9 THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE ATONEMENT
    • The Acceptance of Reality
    • The Answer to Prayer
    • The Correction of Error
    • The Holy Spirit's Plan of Forgiveness
    • The Unhealed Healer
    • The Acceptance of Your Brother
    • The Two Evaluations
    • Grandeur versus Grandiosity
  • Chapter 10 THE IDOLS OF SICKNESS
    • At Home in God
    • The Decision to Forget
    • The God of Sickness
    • The End of Sickness
    • The Denial of Goid
  • Chapter 11 GOD OR THE EGO
    • The Gifts of Fatherhood
    • The Invitation to Healing
    • From Darkness to Light
    • The Inheritance of God's Son
    • The "Dynamics" of the Ego
    • Waking to Redemption
    • The Condition of Reality
    • The Problem and the Answer
  • Chapter 12 THE HOLY SPIRIT'S CURRICULUM
    • The Judgment of the Holy Spirit
    • The Way to Remember God
    • The Investment in Reality
    • Seeking and Finding
    • The Sane Curriculum
    • The Vision of Christ
    • Looking Within
    • The Attraction of Love for Love
  • Chapter 13 THE GUILTLESS WORLD
    • Guiltlessness and Invulnerability
    • The Guiltless Son of God
    • The Fear of Redemption
    • The Function of Time
    • The Two Emotions
    • Finding the Present
    • Attainment of the Real World
    • From Perception to Knowledge
    • The Cloud of Guilt
    • Release from Guilt
    • The Peace of Heaven
  • Chapter 14 TEACHING FOR TRUTH
    • The Conditions of Learning
    • The Happy Learner
    • The Decision for Guiltlessness
    • Your Function in the Atonement
    • The Circle of Atonement
    • The Light of Communication
    • Sharing Perception with the Holy Spirit
    • The Holy Meeting Place
    • The Reflection of Holiness
    • The Equality of Miracles
    • The Test of Truth
  • Chapter 15 THE HOLY INSTANT
    • The Two Uses of Time
    • The End of Doubt
    • Littleness versus Magnitude
    • Practicing the Holy Instart
    • The Holy Instant and Special Relationships
    • The Holy Instant and the Laws of God
    • The Needless Sacrifice
    • The Only Real Relationship
    • The Holy Instant and the Attraction of God
    • The Time of Rebirth
    • Christmas as the End of Sacrifice
  • Chapter 16 THE FORGIVENESS OF ILLUSIONS
    • True Empathy
    • The Power of Holiness
    • The Reward of Teaching
    • The Illusion and the Reality of Love
    • The Choice for Completion
    • The Bridge to the Real World
    • The End of Illusions
  • Chapter 17 FORGIVENESS AND THE HOLY RELATIONSHIP
    • Bringing Fantasy to Truth
    • The Forgiven World
    • Shadows of the Past
    • The Two Pictures
    • The Healed Relationship
    • Setting the Goal
    • The Call for Faiih
    • The Conditions of Peace
  • Chapter 18 THE PASSING OF THE DREAM
    • The Substitute Reality
    • The Basis of the Dream
    • Light in the Dream
    • The Little Willingness
    • The Happy Dream
    • Beyond the Body
    • I Need Do Nothing
    • The Little Garden
    • The Two Worlds
  • Chapter 19 THE ATTAINMENT OF PEACE
    • Healing and Faiih
    • Sin versus Error
    • The Unreality of Sin
    • The Obstacles to Peace
    • The Desire to Get Rid of It
    • The Attraction of Guilt
    • The Belief the Body is Valuable for What It Offers
    • The Attraction of Pain
    • The Attraction of Death
    • The Incorruptible Body
    • IV The Fear of God
    • The Lifting of the Veil
  • Chapter 20 THE VISION OF HOLINESS
    • Holy Week
    • The Gift of Lilies
    • Sin as an Adjustment
    • Entering the Ark
    • Heralds of Eternity
    • The Temple of the Holy Spirit
    • The Consistency of Means and End
    • The Vision of Sinlessness
  • Chapter 21 REASON AND PERCEPTION
    • The Forgotten Song
    • The Responsibility for Sight
    • Faith, Belief and Vision
    • The Fear to Look Within
    • The Function of Reason
    • Reason versus Madness
    • The Last Unanswered Question
    • The Inner Shift
  • Chapter 22 SALVATION AND THE HOLY RELATIONSHIP
    • The Message of the Holy Reeationship
    • Your Brother's Sinlessness
    • Reason and the Forms of Error
    • The Branching of the Road
    • Weakness and Defensiveness
    • The Light of the Holy Reiationship
  • Chapter 23 THE WAR AGAINST YOURSELF
    • The Irreconcilable Beliefs
    • The Laws of Chaos
    • Salvation Without Compromise
    • Above the Battleground
  • Chapter 24 THE GOAL OF SPECIALNESS
    • Specialness as a Substitute for Love
    • The Treachery of Specialness
    • The Forgiveness of Specialness
    • Specialness versus Sinlessness
    • The Christ in You
    • Salvation from Fear
    • The Meeting Place
  • Chapter 25 THE JUSTICE OF GOD
    • The Link to Truth
    • The Savior from the Dark
    • Perception and Choice
    • The Light You Bring
    • The State of Sinlessness
    • The Special Function
    • The Rock of Salvation
    • Justice Returned to Love
    • The Justice of Heaven
  • Chapter 26 THE TRANSITION
    • The "Sacrifice" of Oneness
    • Many Forms; One Correction
    • The Borderland
    • Where Sin Has Left
    • The Little Hinderance
    • The Appointed Friend
    • The Laws of Healing
    • The Immediacy of Salvation
    • For They Have Come
    • The End of Injustice
  • Chapter 27 THE HEALING OF THE DREAM
    • The Picture of Crucifixion
    • The Fear of Heallng
    • Beyond All Symbols
    • The Quiet Answer
    • The Healing Example
    • The Witnesses to Sin
    • The Dreamer of the Dream
    • The "Hero" of the Dream
  • Chapter 28 THE UNDOING OF FEAR
    • The Present Memory
    • Reversing Effect and Cause
    • The Agreement to Join
    • The Greater Joining
    • The Alternate to Dreams of Fear
    • The Secret Vows
    • The Ark of Safety
  • CHAPTER 29 THE AWAKENING
    • The Closing of the Gap
    • The Coming of the Guest
    • God's Witnesses
    • Dream Roles
    • The Changeless Dwelling Place
    • Forgiveness and the End of Time
    • Seek Not Outside Yousef
    • The Anti-Chriss
    • The Forgiving Dream
  • CHAPTER 30 THE NEW BEGINNING
    • Rules for Decision
    • Freedom of Will
    • Beyond All Idols
    • The Truth Behind Illusions
    • The Only Purpose
    • The Justification for Forgiveness
    • The New Interpretation
    • Changeless Reality
  • CHAPTER 31 THE FINAL VISION
    • The Simplicity of SalvaHon
    • Walking with Christ
    • The Self-Accused
    • The Real Alternative
    • Self Concept versus Self
    • Recognizing the Spirt
    • The Savior's Vision
    • Choose Once Again