The keyword/phrase "outside of ourselves" relates to, and is part of, the classification(s) listed below, as used in the text or auxiliary documents of the QUFD website and in Father Jerome's scientific writings.
philosophy of mind
theology of reality
Veil of Separation
Veil of Unknowing
The GENERAL CONTEXT of such use is:
The term refers to the fact that most people of today (and of the current human civilization) do seek knowledge outside of themselves, from others and from the various educational mechanisms of society, instead of looking within themselves and finding that KNOWING which they do seek inside of themselves, in and through the actualization of their innate maturity of mind. It is to be noted further herewith, that even in the media of today, that KNOWING which comes from within oneself, is certainly given due respect; i.e., as the Jedi said to Luke Skywalker, "Look within...".
Father Jerome's DICTIONARY of KEYWORDS/PHRASES used in his scientific writings and at his QUFD website
Father Jerome's PSYCHOSOCIOLOGICAL DICTIONARY of Terms/Phrases used in Monograph III of his QUALIA Series
Father Jerome's SPECIALIZED DICTIONARY of KEYWORDS/PHRASES pertaining to Bose-Einstein Condensates of Non-Matter and Incorporeality, as used in his Works, in QUFD Physics and in the 'QUFD Textbook' Website
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"God, Lucifer and You! A ScienceBook of Quantum Physics and Reality, for 5 year old Kids and Adults!"