5 March

In the midst of our lives, of our freedom and our struggles, we have to make a radical, absolute decision. And we never know when lightening will strike us out of the blue. It may be when we least expect to be asked whether we have the absolute faith and trust to say yes.

Karl Rahner, born 5 March 1904, Sun in Pisces, Moon in Libra, German theologian, died March 30, 1984. “Childhood is not a state which only applies to the first phase of our lives in the biological sense. Rather it is a basic condition which is always appropriate to a life that is lived aright.”

Esther Hicks (12.10) born March 5, 1948, American inspirational speaker and author. She has co-written nine books with her husband Jerry Hicks, presented numerous workshops on the law of attraction with Abraham Hicks Publications and appeared in the original version of the 2006 film The Secret. The Hicks’ books, including the series The Law of Attraction, are — according to Esther Hicks — “translated from a group of non-physical entities called Abraham.” Hicks describes what she is doing as tapping into “infinite intelligence”.

David Tibet (5 March 1960 in Batu Gajah, Malaysia, British poet and artist, who founded the music group Current 93. The Gnostic poem “The Thunder, Perfect Mind” inspired companion albums by Current 93 (Thunder Perfect Mind)

Robert Bauval (born 5 March 1948 in Alexandria, Egypt) author, lecturer, and Ancient Egypt researcher, best known for his Orion Correlation Theory, which proposes a relationship between the fourth dynasty Egyptian pyramids of the Giza Plateau and the alignment of certain stars in the constellation of Orion.

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (12.1) o3 12.12 (Venice, March 5, 1696 – March 27, 1770),  Italian painter

Vasily Kirillovich Trediakovsky (12.7) (March 5, 1703 in Astrakhan – August 17 1768 in Saint Petersburg) Russian poet

Pier Paolo Pasolini  (12.2.12) Sun Pisces, Moon Leo, ascendant Pisces, Bologna, March 5, 1922 – November 2, 1975, Italian writer and film director . “If you know that I am an unbeliever, then you know me better than I do myself. I may be an unbeliever, but I am an unbeliever who has a nostalgia for a belief.”

Gerardus Mercator Flemish cartographer, (Rupelmonde, 5 March 1512 – 2 December 1594 in Duisburg).

Jan Křtitel Kuchař (12.3) Czech organist, harpsichordist, music composer and teacher (March 5, 1751, Choteč – February 18, 1829, Prague)

Frank Norris (12.1) American writer (Chicago, Illinois, March 5, 1870 – October 25, 1902)

Rosa Luxemburg (12.5) Socialist revolutionary (5 March 1871 Zamość, Vistula Land, Russia  – 15 January 1919, Berlin, Germany)

Heitor Villa-Lobos (12.4) Brazilian composer (Rio de janeiro, March 5, 1887 – November 17, 1959)

Jean-Paul Roussillon (12.6) French actor (Paris, 5 March 1931 – 31 July 2009)

Tommy Tucker (12.3) American blues singer and pianist (Springfield, Ohio, March 5, 1933 – January 22, 1982)

Mike Resnick (12.7) American science fiction author (Chicago, 5 March 1942)

Peter Brandes (12.4) Danish artist (5 March 1944 in Assens, Denmark)

Lova Moor (12.1.1) French singer and dancer (La Grève-sur-Mignon, Charente-Maritime March 5, 1946)

Elaine Paige (12.10) English singer and actress (London,  March 5, 1948)

Luca Turilli (12.8) Italian musician (Rhapsody) (Trieste,  5 March 1972)

Marco Paolini (12.9) Italian stage actor and author (Belluno,  March 5, 1956)

 

ACIM: 64. Let me not forget my function.

Saints: Feria. Ciarán of Saigir, Theophilus, bishop of Caesarea, Thietmar of Minden

Gospel of Thomas: (56) Jesus said, “Whoever has come to understand the world has found (only) a corpse, and whoever has found a corpse is superior to the world.”

Concise Epitome: 7.3 Before the introduction of the Game, most Handorians did not comprehend anything about those reservoirs or did not even know they existed. (Prima della diffusione del Gioco, la preponderanza degli Handoriani nulla intendeva di tali depositi).