My thoughts* on ACIM Urtext Lesson 161, for June 9, 2024. Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.

Debra (Debi) Yvonne Simmons
11 min readJun 13, 2024

Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.

* You are the Son of God he is speaking to.

1. Today we practice differently, and take a stand against our anger, that our fears may disappear and offer room to love.

* Anger is a response to fear. It is seen more easily in some but we each have it.

²Here is salvation in the simple words in which we practice with today’s idea.

* “Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.”

³Here is the answer to temptation which can never fail to welcome in the Christ where fear and anger had prevailed before.

* “Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.”

⁴Here is Atonement made complete, the world passed safely by and Heaven now restored.

* “Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.”

* Could it get any clearer OR easier? Accepting the Atonement offers you the baptism that begins a whole new existence as Christ along with Jesus.

⁵Here is the answer of the Voice for God.

* “Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.”

2. Complete abstraction is the natural condition of the mind.

* ab·strac·tion **I suggest that this is the definition that Jesus was pointing to for abstraction, “the quality of dealing with…

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Debra (Debi) Yvonne Simmons

Atonement, His (Christ’s) Story, Three Temptations: Addiction, Power-Hunger, and Depression, “Seeing” Truth in the “Unseen”, Living Above the Chaos C U there :)