No. 1. The Major Premise.
A Universal Intelligence is in all matter and continually
gives to it all its properties and actions, thus maintaining it
No. 2. The Chiropractic Meaning of Life.
The expression of this intelligence through matter is the
Chiropractic meaning of life.
No. 3. The Union of Intelligence and Matter.
Life is necessarily the union of intelligence and matter.
No. 4. The Triune of Life.
Life is a triunity having three necessary united factors,
namely, Intelligence, Force and Matter.
No. 5. The Perfection of the Triune.
In order to have 100% Life, there must be 100%
Intelligence, 100% Force, 100% Matter.
No. 6. The Principle of Time.
There is no process that does not require time.
No. 7. The Amount of Intelligence in Matter.
The amount of intelligence for any given amount of matter
is 100%, and is always proportional to its requirements.
No. 8. The Function of Intelligence.
The function of intelligence is to create force.
No. 9. The Amount of Force Created by Intelligence.
The amount of force created by intelligence is always
No. 10. The Function of Force.
The function of force is to unite intelligence and matter.
No. 11. The Character of Universal Forces.
The forces of Universal Intelligence are manifested by
physical laws; are unswerving and unadapted, and have no
solicitude for the structures in which they work.
No. 12. Interference with Transmission of Universal Forces.
There can be interference with transmission of universal
No. 13. The Function of Matter.
The function of matter is to express force.
No. 14. Universal Life.
Force is manifested by motion in matter; all matter has
motion, therefore there is universal life in all matter.
No. 15. No Motion without the Effort of Force.
Matter can have no motion without the application of force
No. 16. Intelligence in both Organic and Inorganic Matter.
Universal Intelligence gives force to both organic and
No. 17. Cause and Effect.
Every effect has a cause and every cause has effects.
No. 18. Evidence of Life.
The signs of life are evidence of the intelligence of life.
No. 19. Organic Matter.
The material of the body of a “living thing” is organized
No. 20. Innate Intelligence.
A “living thing” has an inborn intelligence within its
body, called Innate Intelligence.
No. 21. The Mission of Innate Intelligence.
The mission of Innate Intelligence is to maintain the
material of the body of a “living thing” in active
No. 22. The Amount of Innate Intelligence.
There is 100% of Innate Intelligence in every “living
thing,” the requisite amount, proportional to its
No. 23. The Function of Innate Intelligence.
The function of Innate Intelligence is to adapt universal
forces and matter for use in the body, so that all parts of
the body will have co-ordinated action for mutual benefit.
No. 24. The Limits of Adaptation.
Innate Intelligence adapts forces and matter for the body as
long as it can do so without breaking a universal law, or
Innate Intelligence is limited by the limitations of matter.
No. 25. The Character of Innate Forces.
The forces of Innate Intelligence never injure or destroy
the structures in which they work.
No. 26. Comparison of Universal and Innate Forces.
In order to carry on the universal cycle of life, Universal
forces are destructive, and Innate forces constructive, as
No. 27. The Normality of Innate Intelligence.
Innate Intelligence is always normal and its function is
No. 28. The Conductors of Innate Forces.
The forces of Innate Intelligence operate through or over
the nervous system in animal bodies.
No. 29. Interference with Transmission of Innate Forces.
There can be interference with the transmission of Innate
No. 30. The Causes of Dis-ease.
Interference with the transmission of Innate forces causes
incoordination of dis-ease.
No. 31. Subluxations.
Interference with transmission in the body is always
directly or indirectly due to subluxations in the spinal
No. 32. The Principle of Coordination.
Coordination is the principle of harmonious action of all
the parts of an organism, in fulfilling their offices and
No. 33. The Law of Demand and Supply.
The Law of Demand and Supply is existent in the body in
its ideal state; wherein the “clearing house,” is the brain,
Innate the virtuous “banker,” brain cells “clerks,” and
nerve cells “messengers.”