Category Archives: Religion
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
Interpretation: Everything that happen in life, even the bad things that occur, one must continue to have faith in God.
Interpretation: This refers to Kokan’s illness. God is telling the early followers to ponder their own minds to purify their minds. God wanted to return Kokan to the Residence, as she was one of the instruments at the beginning of … Continue reading
When illness or obstacles appear in our lives, we must ponder our own minds. What do we ponder? We must not ponder who to blame, but we must ponder our own minds to remove the dusts in our minds. These … Continue reading
Interpretation: God’s blessings are not worldly occurrences, but serve to help us purify our own minds. God is trying to help us attain the Original pure mind by understanding our own hearts (mune).
Interpretation: The Original mind is a mind that has no regret, covetousness, self-love, greed, and arrogance. This is a mind that was given to the first parents of human beings. This is a mind that will bring upon only joy … Continue reading
Interpretation: The truth of the mind is the Original mind. This is a pure mind without regret, covetousness, self-love, greed, and arrogance. This is a mind that will bring upon God’s blessings.
Interpretation: When illness appears on the body, it may be God guiding you, to purify your mind.
Interpretation: God’s intentions or expectations are that we purify our minds so we can live the “Joyous life”.
Interpretation: God is telling the early followers, that the path of spreading the teachings is dependent on their own minds. We must purify our own minds before we can spread it to others.