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,,LStace, SB. P« 73* Bucke also describes such a living presence In his own experience of cosmic consciousness. (&E* P« 8.)

forms. They are necessary but not sufficient elements.

Stace expresses external unity abstractly by the formula, "all is One." He makes this kind of unity the chief characteristic of the extrovertive type of mystical experience.^2 Underhill discusses the same kind of experience as the illuminated vision of the world or the panthe-

istic and external type of mysticism. The claim is made in both the experiences of internal and external unity that a level of reality other than the ordinary is touched. Stace identifies this reality or unity as basically the same in both kinds although the unity is perceived in a different way. He feels that the "all is One" of external unity has the same "One" which is experienced during the state called internal unity.94 Although Stace's argument is impressive, it is not crucial to our thesis.

Category II: Transcendence of Time and Space

This category refers to loss of the usual sense of time and space. Time means clock time, but may also

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