Good Morning and Welcome to VOXHERMES! In our previous issue we asked you to take a few minutes to reflect upon the nature of your spiritual practices over the years and to assess if you have derived the results from them which either they promised or you were expecting. Three points were provided. These were: […]

I am often asked what qualities make for the best students of esotericism. By this it is meant, practitioners, those who seek to apply the ideas in the real world and to measure their effects. To this I always say, “Someone who likes to be happy.”  This is an important and often overlooked quality, the […]

Good Morning and Welcome to VOXHERMES! Many of you are familiar with VOXHERMES – or “The Voice of Hermes,” the newsletter for the Institute for Hermetic Studies – and have been reading it since its inception twenty years ago. We have gone through several permutations over the past two decades, always seeking to provide useful […]

Helpful Hint # 2 – A Plan Support Our Transcriptions Project. Just a few weeks remaining!   After we have set our sights on a particular goal we desire to achieve, we then need to formulate a plan to follow. This plan is usually a guide rather than something carved in stone, and keeps […]

Helpful Hint # 1 – A Clear and Distinct Goal   IHS Audio Programs Transcription Project   To achieve anything in life requires a clear and distinct goal, an objective that can be realized and recognized at the same time. That may sound strange, but often people set goals for themselves and become so […]

Oral tradition and the printed word are the foundation stones of Western esotericism and its related practices. With your support, these two cornerstones become a bridge for yourself and others to cross on the spiritual journey. Click on the link below to keep reading and find out why this project is important and how you […]

Dear Friends, Several days ago we posted an essay entitled, Finis Gloria Mundi – The Alchemical Apocalypse and You which examined several of the themes which have dominated modern esoteric thought in the area of prophecy and prediction.  While prophecies have always been an important part of psychic studies, in themselves they are of no […]