Many are the times, throughout his long history, when man has lost his
way, but never, until now, has he strayed so far from his destined path.
Never, before, has he been in such need of succour, and never, until
now, has that help been so readily available. For long ages, the Law has
restricted the measure of aid which might be given; manís free will is
sacrosanct and may not be infringed. Today, for the first time in
countless centuries, more aid can be freely given than ever before.
Today, at his moment of greatest need and despair, the bountiful hands
of his Elder Brothers can open, and provide the succour he longs for.
All that is required is the request from man himself. All that is needed
is the readiness to accept the advice and wisdom of the Brotherhood, and
to change direction.
Many at this time of crisis have lost hope and wait fearfully for the
end of all. They know nothing of the hope which fills their future and
languish in the midst of change. Many more are impatient with the
present and seek change at any cost. They feel the future beckoning with
they know not what, and champ at the bit in their eagerness to
experience the new. All are subject to the influence of the tensions and
stress which characterize this time of change, and, in the light of
their disposition, react accordingly.
Into this complex situation the Masters make Their approach. They must
so act that manís free will is not transgressed, yet seek to help in
every way the Law allows. Fine will be the judgement needed in many
circumstances and cases until a modus-operandi is evolved acceptable to
We, your Elder Brothers, counsel the democratic process, with full
participation, as that which brings freedom and justice to each one.
Nevertheless, there will be many times when Our age-long experience and
vantage point in evolution will be to manís advantage and betterment to
Thus shall we work together, the Teachers and the taught, in harmony and
trust; and thus will man learn the ways of the past, of his forefathers,
and so bring his aspiration into line with his preordained purpose.
Thus will it be, and thus will man begin to realize the essentials of
life, and begin to discard the multitude of useless attachments which
today distort his vision, create his unhappiness and threaten his very
Soon, Maitreya, the Master of the Masters, will begin His open mission.
Soon, men will be able to hear His teachings and assess them for
themselves. Many will find in them the Truth so simply evident that they
will quickly join His band of warriors and share His burden. May all who
read these words be among them.
[This article from Share International
magazine, July/August 2004, is by a senior member of the Hierarchy of Masters of Wisdom. His
name, well-known in esoteric circles, is not yet being revealed. Benjamin Creme, a principal
spokesman about the emergence of Maitreya, is in constant telepathic contact with this Master
who dictated his article to him.]
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