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“Paying Close Attention to What You Have Heard”

“Remaining calm in all situations, enduring wrongs brought against you, and not being quick to anger, this, my beloved children, is the eighth virtue: Patience.” (Apostolic Letter of Mar Mani Khaila on the Twelve Virtues)

All adherents of the Religion of Light, regardless of their particular spiritual community, have great respect and deep reverence for the teachings of the Divine Messengers. The words of the blessed Messengers are not like those of ordinary human beings among the philosophers or religious leaders. Their words are like precious jewels that are priceless in value. For this reason we must pay close attention to their words, apply their teaching to every aspect of our lives, be patient in understanding and open to correction.
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