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trust in mysterious corporations characterises a definite interval within the non secular improvement of each state. Even the Jews, amazing one of the Semites via their soberness, consulted Yahveh in the course of the Urim and Thummim, an oracle the character of that's not certainly recognized. Kindred associations between such a lot international locations are established upon primitive animism, or a trust in spirits, yet in China we have now a really abnormal mix of logical clearness with fanciful superstitions. chinese language occultism relies upon a rational, nay a philosophical, or maybe mathematical, belief of life. An unique rationalism has the following engendered a most opulent development of mysticism, and so the impact of occultism upon the folk of the center nation has been lengthy past measure.

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