Join GuyFinleyNow and get access to hundreds of hours of Guy Finley's best talks. Connect your self to the greatest minds of all time at OneJourney.net
Notes from grateful readers.

“Just popping in to say I have been listening to your talks for several years and have several of your books and tapes. If you only knew how much you have helped me understand what I needed to understand. I send you a great big hug and Merry Christmas to you and yours.”

— Joanie S., Kansas city, KS

“Thank you so much for this wonderful gift! I have just made myself a nice hot cup of tea and am about to settle in to have a listen. I can't wait to hear this special message! If you can, could you please convey my great appreciation to Guy for me? I am like a sponge and just can't get enough of his wisdom! Thanks again! ”

— Janet C., Canada

See what the experts say about Guy Finley's work.

“This book is replete with wise counsel for overcoming our fears and living our day to day life in the light of the Infinite. ”

— Maria Reis Habito, PhD, International Program Director, Museum of World Religions

“This is not a little book…it is a great book with huge messages. Letting go doesn't have to be difficult or filled with fear. Letting Go: A little Bit at a Time, beautiful inspirations for giving your Self the perfect, in divine order, timing to heal.”

— Sherry Anshara, founder, QuantumPathic Center of Consciousness, host of Conscious Healing and Founder Blended Healthcare Consortium

Audio by Guy Finley
  • Item contents.
  • Explore related content.
  • Find related products.
  • Find related exercies.
  • Special Guy Finley workshops and retreats.

An Up-Close Look at Karma

Talk summary: In this podcast, Guy Finley reveals how we can forever break free from anything that compels us to relive painful moments from the past.

sorry, no file found

Send this to a Friend Share this facebook twitter

Can't Play the Audio? Our audio player uses a Flash player, and your Web browswer may require you to enable Flash manually. If you see a grey box just above, click it. Your browser will ask you whether you'd like to allow our site to run Adobe Flash. Click Allow. If you use the Google Chrome browser, follow these instructions [new window] (on that page, click Always allow Flash on trusted sites and follow the steps).

Talk notes: The only thing that we suffer from at any moment is what we have yet to understand about ourselves. We suffer the way we presently do because we live in a small world, and our actions and decisions are based solely on the context of the information available in that world. We think we are always right because we act according to the limited thoughts and feelings that are given to us in this small world, and we think that these thoughts and feelings tell us the whole story, which they do not.

There is a world outside of, and higher than, this small world. All worlds exist in you--every force, light and dark--every possibility--all at once. Real life is a continual genesis of relationship, where every action you take affects the whole of life. If you want to help the entire world, then there's no better place to start than by doing your own inner-work. You can actually help another person by not hurting yourself!

Haven't we all made mistakes in the past? Yes, we all have. But why do past mistakes cause us pain in the present? Is it because the past has some power over us in which we have no choice but to suffer over what we have done. No, the real reason that past regrets and blunders cause us pain is that "we" resurrect and relive them.

We would never deliberately, consciously resurrect a painful past, but something within us does just that, and it creates the very karma--that circumstance or that event--that we claim is being forced upon us. The only authority that any painful thought-form has over us is our resistance to it. A painful past, which is not something that is outside of you, does not exist apart from your resistance to it!