William Patrick Patterson was a leading exponent and teacher of The Fourth Way. He was in the direct lineage from Mr. Gurdjieff to Lord John Pentland, the remarkable man Gurdjieff appointed to lead the Work in America. Mr. Patterson founded The Gurdjieff Legacy Foundation, The Online Fourth Way School, and The Gurdjieff Journal (est. 1992), the first and only domestic and international Fourth Way journal. He led study groups and seminars at various locations in the United States. He wrote ten books, directed, wrote and narrated the award-winning film trilogy The Life & Significance of George Ivanovitch Gurdjieff as well as the film, Spiritual Pilgrimage to Mr. Gurdjieff’s Father’s Grave. He has also completed the DVD series Introduction to Gurdjieff’s Fourth Way which includes From Selves to Individual Self to The SelfThe Movement From Sex To Love, and What Is the Meaning of Human Life on the Planet Earth?

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