ALL ARE PRESENT HERE:
Father, Mother, Son, Children
FATHER-MOTHER (FATHER: THE SOURCE, THE UNSEEN HEAD; MOTHER: THE OVERSPREADING ARMS)
SON: VERY IMAGE OF THE FATHER, THE CHRIST, THE FULL-GROWN
CHILDREN: THE DISCIPLED, GROWING FRUIT
FATHER: That which is FIRST
MOTHER: That which feeds, nourishes, nurtures, disciplines, "goes-between" for
CHILD: That which is the result of the Father-Mother union
SON: That which is the very image of; The grown-up Child
FATHER: ORIGIN OF ALL (in any realm, situation, i.e., Thought)
MOTHER: FEEDER, NURTURER, DISCIPLINER (in any realm, situation, i.e., Meditation, reflecting upon )
CHILD: THE FIRST, IMMATURE OUTGROWTH (in any realm, situation, i.e., Conclusion)
SON: THE FINISHED PRODUCT - (in any realm, situation, i.e., Behaviour or Action resulting from the thought, reflection, conclusion)
In the Physical Realm of The World
Father - Breadwinner
Mother - Homemaker, caretaker
Child - Fruit of the womb (infant, young child, adolescent, young adult)
Son - Adult Male or Female
In the Spiritual Life in The World
Father - Whoever planted the seed of the current truth now being followed
Mother - Whoever is nourishing the current truth being followed
Child - the growing recipient of the current truth being followed
Son - the whole-hearted follower
In the realm of the thought-life, "Whoever planted the seed" - a
thought, idea - is the Father (the ORIGIN of the thought) and could be
any spirit, including the human spirit.
In the realm of the thought-life, "Whoever nourishes, nurtures the thought is the Mother: more likely the human spirit harbouring a thought, meditating upon the thought, thinking about the thought, turning it over [and over and over] which causes it to grow or stops [disciplines] the thought by renewing the mind if unwilling to harbour.
In the realm of the thought-life, whatever conclusion that initially crystallizes out of the thinking is the "child": the growing conclusion one should believe or chooses to believe, or is LED to believe.
In the realm of the thought-life, whatever is the FINAL conclusion - LOCKED IN BELIEF - IS THE SON...RIGHT OR WRONG, HOLY OR UNHOLY.
IN ALL THESE THINGS, SPIRIT HOLY HOVERS, BROODS - AWAITING RECEPTIVITY TO HOLY "GUIDANCE".
IN ALL THESE THINGS, SPIRITS HOVER, BROODING - AWAITING RECEPTIVITY
"Finally, brethren, whatsoever
things are true,
whatsoever things are honest,
whatsoever things are just,
whatsoever things are pure,
whatsoever things are lovely,
whatsoever things are of good report;
if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise,
think on these things.