Anthroposophical Guidelines - 54
- 54. In the time which comprises approximately one-third of the forgoing earthly life, the soul experiences the effect that life must have in the sense of an ethically just world order. During this experience, the intention is born to form the next earthly life as compensation for the forgoing one.
- 55. A purely spiritual, long enduring epoch follows, during which the human soul prepares its coming earth-life in the sense of karma, together with other karmically conjoined human souls and with beings of the higher hierarchies.