26. The black magic of Simon the Magician is that he remained looking towards the past, and he did not want to accept Christ or the new Christic current.
39. However, he fell into black magic because he continued to look into the past, and he did not want to accept Christ.
How does it become black magic when one looks towards the past?
What was the “looking into the past” of Simon?
Is it not helpful to look back into the past in an effort to learn from our mistakes?
Don’t we do this in our daily retrospective?