The duality of the world is nested within the nonduality or oneness of Ultimate Reality. Sages have been teaching and praying this for millennia, that we are this One, despite our apparent duality.
This song is almost like a "First Vision" in itself, full of mystical allusions and symbols, suddenly realizing the Light, the Love, the One.
A translation of a non-canonical saying from Jesus about the location of the kingdom and how to find it there.
Mystical experience seems to reveal that there is no separate self. What implications does this have for free will?
The answer may be found in the question, in the identification of the "I." Who we think we are and who we really are affects how we consider life after death, and what we will thus "feel" there.
Did we live before our mortal lives? Was there a premortality? Do we bring God's children into the world? Yes, but not literally.
Harding's experience of having no head parallels Joseph Smith's First Vision experience in remarkable ways.
What masks do we wear? What roles do we play? What self do we think we are? It is probably not the true Self. Coming out goes deep within.