Randolph, Paschal Beverly - Magia Sexualis
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
Sexual union is to be thought of as a prayer.
The man who lives with his woman in perfect harmony will understand this easily and he who has had the good fortune to embrace a woman loved and loving, in all purity of sentiment and intention will recall that in no other circumstances of life did he plunge so deeply to launch himself so vigorously towards God and perfection as in that radisnt moment when all his conjoined frces touched the root of the opposite sex.
For when the sexual act is perfect, the union of the man with the woman is accomplished in all the spheres of their respective beings and their forces are then increased tenfold on high as they are here below.
The prayer – this prayer – is always heard