p2: See Behzad (Robert) Sarmast’s study on Magisterial Missions.
Section 1: The Morontia Temple
p0: Morontia etymology: In general (m) material substance (mor) is like (on) this thing (-tia).
By Chris Halvorson: “that which is (-tia) akin to (on) matter (mor)”
Note also: mor–Danish origin 1930’s, refering to humus formed under acidic conditions.
p1: Lanonandek etymology by Chris Halvorson: “the no-longer (lan) one (an) – like (on) expression (-dek), referring to the diverse and nonunity nature of Lanonandeks, in descending comparison to Vorondadeks” “-dek < Heb., -dheq = noun-forming suffix (cf., -ness)”
Section 2: Death and Translation
p10: Urantia etymology by Chris Halvorson: “specific: Urantia = (y)our heavenly place (i.e., in the cosmos)” “-tia = noun-forming suffix < -t- of L. past participle stem + -ia (cf., -tion and -ion)” “U.B.: “-tia” is indicative of impersonal, while “-ia” is more personal”
Section 3: The Golden Ages
72:7.13 (Government on a Neighboring Planet, Taxation) 5. Natural resources. The income from natural resources, when not fully required for the specific purposes designated in the charter of federal statehood, is turned into the national treasury.
Section 4: Administrative Readjustments
p17: Havona etymology by Chris Halvorson: “the “new heaven” (Rev:21.1).” “-a = L. noun suffix (first declension, nominative) = U.B., general noun suffix, used to indicate the additional specific meanings of the coined name”
p23: Melchizedek etymology by Chris Halvorson: “Heb., the king (malki) of righteousness (tsedheq) = U.B., the primary righteous expression (of a local universe descending Son)”
Section 5: The Acme of Material Development
p2: idleness is mention eleven times: (55:5.2), (69:2.5), (69:8.11), (69:9.2), (71:3.8), (72:5.12), (84:5.10), (113:6.4), (159:3.4), (165:4.7), (181:1.2).
insanity/insane is discussed in nine paragraphs: (55:5.2), (67:1.4), (72:10.1,3), (77:7.6,7), (88:1.9), (141:4.8), (151:6.3).
feeble-minded(ness) is found in six paragraphs: (55:5.2), (72:4.2), (77:7.7), (82:6.4), (85:6.2), (146:7.1).
p6: cosmology appears in fourteen paragraphs: (12:9.3), (55:5.6), (56:10.2,3,8), (94:11.12), (94:12.1), (98:7.6), (99:4.13), (101:1.5), (101:4.1,2,5), (111:4.4).
Section 6: The Individual Mortal
p5: Mota etymology by Chris Halvorson: “[inherent] motion (Mota–the transcendent harmonization of science, philosophy, and religion–is innately dynamic, moving.)”
Section 7: The First or Planetary Stage
p3: With the help of a few other Urantia Book readers, your editor put together some quotes on the “signs of the times” and their possible relationship to the two eclipses we have crisscrossing the US over the next seven years on Aug. 21st, 2017 (Jesus birthday) and April 8, 2024 (the day between crucifixion and resurrection).
The research above have also been considered in connection to a document that has become known as the “Unity Treatise.”
Jerusem etymology by Chris Halvorson: “the “new Jerusalem” (Rev:21.2).
Edentia etymology: The specific, original and/or archetypal (E) edenic (eden) place (-tia).
By Chris Halvorson: “the (eden)ic place (-tia)”
Norlatiadek etymology by Chris Halvorson: “the northern (nor) law (la) place (-tia) with Melchize(dek) identification, referring to the legislative activities at the constellation level and the presence of the special Melchizedek schools in this constellation, and implying that this constellation is in the northern regions of the local universe of Nebadon.”
Section 8: The Second or System Stage
p5: Nebadon etymology by Chris Halvorson: “the first (a) nebular (neb-) upland (don) (The local universe level is the local upland relative to the lowlands where mortals begin their ascension careers in the Milky Way spiral nebula.).” “don < O.E., dun = n., down = upland”
Section 9: The Third or Constellation Stage
p5: univitatia (37:9.8) Each of the one hundred constellation headquarters clusters of architectural spheres enjoys the continuous ministry of a residential order of beings known as the univitatia. See also (19:6.5), (30:1.46), (30:2.19), (37:9.3,12), (39:3.7), (43), (55:10).
Section 10: The Fourth or Local Universe Stage
p10: susatia (37:9.7) “These marvelous beings reside and function as permanent citizens on Salvington, the headquarters of this local universe. . . . and are closely associated with the ascendant citizens of the local universe, the Spirit-fused mortals of the Nebadon Corps of Perfection.” See also: (30:1.45), (30:2.120), (37:9.2,8,12), (40:10.4).
Section 11: The Minor and Major Sector Stages
Section 12: The Seventh or Superuniverse Stage
p6: Seven Papers were sponsored by a Mighty Messenger: 28, 30, 52, 115, 116, 117, and 118. Seven Papers were presented by a Mighty Messenger: 32, 34, 40, 42, 54, 55, and 56. One Paper is said to be narrated by a Mighty Messenger: 22.