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OFUDESAKI 11-51

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OFUDESAKI 11-50

Although there are many brochures and documents in our religion, and other religions, God is telling us that in the Ofudesaki, everything written is true. This is why we must study the Ofudesaki. This sacred scriptures gives us the instructions … Continue reading

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OFUDESAKI 11-49

Interpretation: The path to fear is the path of suffering. What we sow, we reap. Our negative actions will result in suffering in the future.

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We Reap What We Have Sowed Because of the Heart

The first verse of both the Ofudesaki and Mikagura-uta, God tells us that we do not understand the heart. What is the heart? Tenrikyo Church Headquarter translates it as God’s mind. Yes, we may not understand God’s intentions; but is … Continue reading

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WHAT GOD WANTS US TO UNDERSTAND

Here again God is telling us that we do not understand the heart. In the first verse of the Ofudesaki, God also tells us that we do not understand the heart. What is the heart? Most believe that it is … Continue reading

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OFUDESAKI 11-47

Interpretation: These teachings are unique to the world. God wants to save all of the people in the world.

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OFUDESAKI 11-46

In the Ofudesaki, God is telling us what will happen in the future. What will happen to Shoji and Kokan; but most important God is telling us that eventually everyone in the world will be saved. Everyone will live the … Continue reading

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OFUDESAKI 11-45

Interpretation: God is telling us what we do today, will affect us in the future. What we sow, we will reap. Most of the world does not know what path they are on. Are they on the path of suffering … Continue reading

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OFUDESAKI 11-44

Interpretation: God sees our future path, but we are not aware of what is going to happen in the future. We reap what we have sowed.

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Who Are We Praying For

When I talk to Tenrikyo church members, they believe that the Joyous Service helps them sweep evil thoughts or dusts from their mind. They say that God helps them do this. I find this puzzling, since in the Ofudesaki, God … Continue reading

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