Tag Archives: soul
Interpretation: God is preparing the early followers to help save the world. This process involves the purification of the mind by understanding our own hearts (digging the root). This also requires that we spread the teachings of the heart to … Continue reading
Interpretation: If one purifies the mind, the heart will only bring upon joy or if one purifies the mind, the path of bringing in new members will be promising.
Interpretation: There is no one who understands the heart. This is why people do not know how to purify their minds of the dusts of greed, arrogance, self-love, regret, and covetousness.
Interpretation: God is telling us to understand the heart to purify our minds. Digging up the root is a process of understanding the fate which our own heart brings upon. When we ponder each fate, and ponder our minds and … Continue reading
God is hastening the salvation of everyone; but we are still not aware of the importance of the heart, in purifying our minds. In the first verse of the Ofudesaki, God reminds us that we do not understand the heart.
Interpretation: No one knows the truth of the heart, and how to purify their minds. This is why God descended from heaven to save everyone.
INTERPRETATION: Worldly matters refer to a path where there is no reasoning for what happens in our lives. Our actions or behaviors do not influence our own future. We do not reap what we sow. In the worldly path, one … Continue reading
Interpretation: God may be preparing us to save others. It may be God’s intention that we are yoboku now in our religion.
Interpretation: God is telling the early followers that God is preparing them to help save the world. This requires them to understand the heart to purify their own minds, and requires them to spread the truth of the heart to … Continue reading
Interpretation: God is telling us most people do not know what God is going to do to save everyone. God is telling us that our prayer (Joyous Service) will save others (the high mountains).