A Course
In Miracles

Authorized Online Edition
Workbook For Students



I am forever an Effect of God.

1. 1Father, I was created in Your Mind, a holy Thought that never left its home. 2I am forever Your Effect, and You forever and forever are my Cause. 3As You created me I have remained. 4Where You established me I still abide. 5And all Your attributes abide in me, because it is Your Will to have a Son so like his Cause that Cause and Its Effect are indistin­guishable. 6Let me know that I am an Effect of God, and so I have the power to create like You. 7And as it is in Heaven, so on earth. 8Your plan I follow here, and at the end I know that You will gather Your effects into the tranquil Heaven of Your Love, where earth will vanish, and all separate thoughts unite in glory as the Son of God.

2. 1Let us today behold earth disappear, at first transformed, and then, forgiven, fade entirely into God’s holy Will.