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The Mountain: Promises to God

Jesus gave another example of the spirit of God’s word (40):

It has also been said, ‘Do not break your promise to God.’

But I say, do not even make promises to God. 87 more words

Holy Sh*t! It's a Book Review!

Towards the beginning of Melissa Mohr’s Holy Shit: A Brief History of Swearing, something clicked for me. “People swear about what the care about,” Mohr writes.  456 more words


Oath: The Candle Song

Candle, candle, warmth and light
Banish darkness, banish fright
Thy glow bless with joy and calm
Golden light become my balm
Only life is my concern… 20 more words


Oath: Cleansing Through Fire

“I purify with fire and in doing so I burn away the pain in my soul.

I ask for good tidings from the dragons, those spirits of fire; so I may be energetic and strong in my work, 6 more words


ADF: First Oath

Working through the ADF Dedicant Path study program in the Wheel of the Year format is going pretty well for me, although in reality I just started. 789 more words


LBC1689 - Ch. 23 Lawful Oaths and Vows

Chapter 23

23.1 A lawful oath is an act of worship in which the person swearing in truth, righteousness and judgement, solemnly calls God to witness what he swears, and to judge him according to the truth or falsity of it.1… 273 more words

The Exchange

How can we control what comes out of our mouths?

Have you ever said something that you regretted? Something came out of your mouth that embarrassed you? Maybe you said something inappropriate? Or possibly, you had broken a confidence and revealed something personal about another individual? 863 more words