Soddy, Frederick – The Order of Creation – Creation of Time and the Elements
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
F. Soddy, Radioactivity: An Elementary Treatise from the Standpoint of the Disintegration Theory (London, 1904)
…. a sudden beginning of the universe--the time when present laws began to operate--is also fixed . . . . It is necessary to suppose that the universe as a thing in being had its origin in some initial creative act, in which a certain amount of energy was conferred upon it, sufficient to keep it in being for some period of years.