Honorable Mentions: How Have the World Religions Contributed to the Good, the True and the Beautiful? January 24, 2021

Honorable Mentions: How Have the World Religions Contributed to the Good, the True and the Beautiful? January 24, 2021

What are Honorable Mentions?  They are the quotes, book references, videos, etc that may have been brought up during Sunday’s sermon and are posted here in case somebody would like to check them out.  Please remember that all references occurred within the context of the sermon.  Sermon delivered by Pastor Bryan Hackett.

Link To the Sermon Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOhC_hKL0O8&feature=youtu.be

Golden Rule Quotes

Christianity: Matthew 7:12:  In everything, do unto others what you would have them do to you. For this sums up the law and the prophets.

Buddhism: Udanavarga 5:18 Do not offend others as you would not want to be offended.

Islam: Prophet Muhammad None of you are true believers until you love for your brother what you love for yourself.

Judaism: Hillel, Talmud, Shabbat 31a What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor. This is the whole Torah; all the rest is commentary.

Confucianism: Analects 15:23  Tzu-kung asked, “Is there one word which can serve as the guiding principle for conduct throughout life?” Confucius said, “It is the word altruism (shu). Do not do to others what you do not want them to do to you.”

Sikhism: Guru Granth Sahib, pg. 1299  I am a stranger to no one; and no one is a stranger to me. Indeed, I am a friend to all.

Taoism: T’ai Shang Kan Ying P’ien, 213–218 Regard your neighbor’s gain as your own gain and your neighbor’s loss as your own loss.

Jainism: Mahavira, Sutrakritanga  One should treat all creatures in the world as one would like to be treated.

Aboriginal Spirituality: Chief Dan George  We are as much alive as we keep the Earth alive.

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