s embattled citadel more heavily defended than the idea that sin T 19 C 8 T(701)525
different. ONE illusion cherished and defended AGAINST the truth, makes ALLT 22 C 4 T(802)622
Holy Spirit offers must be DEFENDED AGAINST, and SACRIFICED. For sin T 22 F 2 T(811)630
illusion of immovability be long defended for what is quietly PAST T 22 F 5 T(812)631
believe that peace can BE defended, and that attack is JUSTIFIED T 23 D 5 T(834)653
a hidden belief, to be defended though unrecognized, is FAITH IN T 24 B 3 T(839)658
WORTH preserving. SPECIALNESS MUST BE DEFENDED. Illusions CAN attack it, andT 24 B 5 T(840)659
sin. Inviolate it stands, strongly defended with all your puny might T 24 D 2 T(847)666
inconsistent, and who remain heavily defended against learning. W 95 W 95 L 6 W(186)
thought that you must be defended from release. Heaven asks nothing W 135 L 25 W(290)
sickness can conceal and keep defended from the light of truth W 136 L 16 W(294)
form of specialness must be defended, and will be. The defenseless P 4 B 10 P(24)
s weapon, and the great defender of all illusions from the T 24 C 12 T(845)664
separate from Him as its defender. YOU would protect what God T 24 D 2 T(847)666
your Guide, your Savior and Defender, strong in hope and certain W 220 W1 5 W(462)
is ALWAYS because man is defending his misplaced and misdirected love T 1 B 30q T(20)20
quite often, he responded by defending his theory more and more T 2 E 39 T(110)109
defend true perception, instead of defending themselves AGAINST it. Understanding theT 3 C 14 T(135)134
Right-Mindedness is better. This device defends the RIGHT MIND, and gives T 2 B 25 T(77)77
2 B 37. Everyone defends his own treasure. You do T 2 B 37 T(78)78
makes it look impenetrable, and DEFENDS the illusion of its immovability T 22 F 6 T(812)631
up. Further, he cherishes it, defends it, and is sometimes even P 2 A 3 P(2)
human terms, is a strong defense because it entails two levels T 1 C 2 T(55)55
error is a very powerful defense of truth. We have slowly T 2 B 14 T(75)75
from error, but only in defense of integration. T 2 T 2 B 27 T(77)77
The Atonement is the ONLY defense which cannot be used destructively T 2 B 41 T(80) 80
after the Separation that the defense of Atonement, and the necessary T 2 B 42 T(80) 80
decided that he needed a defense which was so splendid that T 2 B 42 T(80) 80
Atonement thus becomes the only defense which was NOT a two-edged T 2 B 42 T(80) 80
They cannot believe that a defense which CANNOT attack also IS T 2 B 49 T(81) 81
attack also IS the best defense. Except for this misperception, the T 2 B 49 T(81) 81
of their strength. A two-way defense is inherently weak, precisely BECAUSET 2 B 49 T(82) 82
The miracle turns the defense of Atonement to the protection T 2 B 50 T(82) 82
places within man the one defense against all Separation-mind errors which T 2 B 67 T(86)85
Perfectly aware of the RIGHT defense, it passes over all others T 2 B 70 T(87)86
looking beyond it to the defense of Atonement. There is no T 2 C 19 T(94)93
Mental retardation is a defense which, like the others EXCEPT T 3 A 6 T(120) 119
this appropriate use of the defense BE considered real, because otherwise T 3 A 7 T(120) 119
be used as a maladaptive defense, if the wrong (or attack T 3 A 8 T(121)120
still persist in misusing the defense of mental retardation. Please rememberT 3 A 10 T(121)120
It is a particularly inappropriate defense as you use it, and T 3 A 10 T(121)120
are times when) The best defense, as always, is NOT to T 3 C 5 T(132)131
dangerous because once a two-edged defense is used, its direction cannot T 3 C 23 T(137)136
It is not a real defense UNTIL it is total. When T 3 D 3 T(144)143
efficacy as a weapon of defense for your own authority. T 3 H 8 T(176)C 3
of attack on truth and defense of error, which characterizes ALL T 4 B 7 T(189)C 16
mechanism in your own ego defense, and that is why you T 4 C 10 T(201)C 28
judgment. Judgment , like any other defense, can be used to attack T 4 E 14 T(216)C 43
involve it in a strong defense system because he perceived it T 5 I 7 T(266)C 93
is the egos last-ditch defense of its own existence. It T 5 I 14 T(268)C 95
occurred, projection became its main defense, or the device which KEEPS T 6 C 2 T(277)C 104
ego believes that the best defense is attack, and WANTS YOU T 6 E 4 T(285)C 112
the argument that underlies the DEFENSE of freedom is perfectly valid T 7 C 4 T(307)C 134
world. But denial is a defense, and so it is as T 7 H 2 T(330)C 157
T 7 I. The Defense of Conflict (N 733 7 T 7 I 0 T(335)C 162
value, and it needs no defense. NOTHING can attack it, or T 9 G 12 T(404)231
and as strong an ego defense as blaming others. YOU CANNOT T 10 E 6 T(431)258
than to recognize, in every defense AGAINST it, the underlying appeal T 11 C 3 T(453)- 280
protection, does not defend itself. Defense was of YOUR making. God T 14 D 5 T(548)- 375
E 4. The whole defense system that the ego evolved T 17 E 4 T(641)468
relationship, which is its chief defense, MUST therefore be insane. You T 17 E 6 T(641)468
BRING IT TO YOU. Every defense operates BY GIVING GIFTS, and T 17 E 7 T(642)469
miniature of the thought-system the defense protects, set in a golden T 17 E 7 T(642)469
is so important in the defense of truth. The truth itself T 17 E 10 T(643)470
The truth itself NEEDS no defense, but YOU DO need defense T 17 E 10 T(643)470
defense, but YOU DO need defense against your own ACCEPTANCE of T 17 E 10 T(643)470
TRUTH WITH DESTRUCTION. And YOUR defense must now be undertaken, TO T 17 E 10 T(643)470
and substitution is the strongest defense the ego has for separation T 18 A 1 T(659)486
18 B. Substitution as a Defense (N 1456 10:16) T 18 B 0 T(660)487
and NECESSARILY protected with every defense at its disposal. For here T 19 C 5 T(700)524
For here lies its best defense, which all the others serve T 19 C 5 T(700)524
Son of God is the defense of those who do NOT T 21 H 1 T(788)609
What merely is, NEEDS no defense, and offers none. Only illusions T 22 F 1 T(811)630
offers none. Only illusions need defense, BECAUSE OF WEAKNESS. And how T 22 F 1 T(811)630
conflict. And you need NO defense. Everything that needs defense YOU T 22 F 1 T(811)630
NO defense. Everything that needs defense YOU DO NOT WANT. For T 22 F 1 T(811)630
WANT. For anything that needs defense will WEAKEN you. T T 22 F 1 T(811)630
Belief in sin needs GREAT defense, and at ENORMOUS cost. All T 22 F 2 T(811)630
sins he held in its defense AGAINST himself, will vanish as T 24 C 6 T(843)662
and helpless in its own defense. It was CONCEIVED to make T 24 E 2 T(850)669
an insane picture, an insane defense can be expected, but can T 26 H 6 T(919)745
IS. And truth needs NO defense to make it true. Illusions T 26 H 6 T(919)745
and vacant, will not need defense of ANY kind. For you T 27 D 6 T(945)771
Gods Son needs NO defense against his dreams. His idols T 30 E 6 T(1028)842
but is attacked could NEED defense?

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for the truth needs no defense, and therefore no attack is W 107 L 5 W(217)
real, and that his own defense can save himself? And herein W 135 L 1 W(285)
herein lies the folly of defense; it gives illusions full reality W 135 L 1 W(285)
on you to make appropriate defense. W 135 L 3 W 135 L 2 W(285)
W 135 L 4. Defense is frightening. It stems from W 135 L 4 W(285)
fear, increasing fear as each defense is made. You think it W 135 L 4 W(285)
protect itself, and needing your defense. What but the body has W 135 L 5 W(285)
needs no complicated structures of defense, no health-inducing medicine, no careW 135 L 6 W(286)
and water. Who would make defense of something that he recognized W 135 L 7 W(286)
is in need of no defense. This cannot be too often W 135 L 8 W(286)
and hardly worth the least defense, need merely be perceived as W 135 L 9 W(286)
the bodys only real defense. Yet is this where you W 135 L 11 W(287)
where you look for its defense? You offer it protection of W 135 L 11 W(287)
not often recognized as a defense. W 135 L 16 W 135 L 15 W(288)
trust in Him is the defense which promises a future undisturbed W 135 L 20 W(289)
for now you come without defense to learn the part for W 135 L 26 W(290)
Son of God needs no defense Against the truth of his W 135 L 27 W(290)
Lesson 136. Sickness is a defense against the truth. W 136 L 0 W(291)
136 L 6. Every defense takes fragments of the whole W 136 L 6 W(292)
your planning for your own defense. And you believe that Heaven W 136 L 10 W(293)
time is but another meaningless defense you made against the truth W 136 L 13 W(293)
has a power far beyond defense, for no illusions can remain W 136 L 14 W(294)
always been: Sickness is a defense against the truth. I will W 136 L 15 W(294)
for myself. Sickness is a defense against the truth, But I W 136 L 19 W(295)
136) Sickness is a defense against the truth. > Lesson W 148 L 2 W(315)
would conceal. It needs irrational defense because it is irrational. And W 151 L 1 W(316)
it is irrational. And its defense seems strong, convincing, and without W 151 L 1 W(316)
sets up a system of defense which cannot work. Now are W 153 L 2 W(324)
hoped for nor obtained. Attack, defense; defense, attack, become the circlesW 153 L 3 W(324)
for nor obtained. Attack, defense; defense, attack, become the circles ofW 153 L 3 W(324)
their presence, needful only of defense by still more fantasies and W 153 L 5 W(325)
recognize that we need no defense because we are created unassailable W 153 L 9 W(325)
be more mightily protected? What defense could possibly be needed by W 153 L 10 W(326)
all his hopes, his pitiful defense against a vengeance he can W 153 L 14 W(327)
against, and by your own defense against it is it real W 170 L 2 W(377)
that you attack. Yet your defense sets up an enemy within W 170 L 3 W(377)
the alien, now needs your defense against the threat of what W 170 L 3 W(377)
ask you lay down all defense as merely foolish. And your W 170 L 5 W(378)
your arms and come without defense into the quiet place where W 190 L 9 W(421)
have no dreams that need defense against the truth. They do M 5 G 1 M(14)
does what God created need defense? No one can become an M 5 G 1 M(14)
taken it again as your defense. Stop for a moment now M 21 A 4 M(51)
recognizing that it is a defense against truth in the form U 1 A 2 U(1)
is the egos last defense. Resistance is its way of P 3 B 2 P(4)
thus in need of constant defense. Yet if such were really P 3 E 6 P(10)
such were really the self, defense would be impossible. Therefore, the P 3 E 6 P(10)
without attack, and therefore without defense. It is his task to P 3 E 10 P(11)
its loving protection and alert defense, -- all this is but P 3 G 1 P(14)
they need no idols, and defense no longer has a purpose S 1 F 2 S(11)