At the recent Ho’onko Service, our guest speaker introduced us to to the three principles for “How to listen to to a Dharma message.”
• I listen as if I am listening for the first time.
• I listen as if the message is for myself alone.
• I listen as if this is the last chance to listen to the Dharma.
This Sunday, Rev. Adams will share his appreciation for how these principles can guide us in a variety of everyday situations.
From The Letters of Rennyo Shonin (Gobunsho) Fascicle 3, Letter 5:
Now, listen carefully, with the ears of one aspiring to emancipation and with your heads lowered in reverence. You may realize the thought of faith and joy.
8:30 a.m. Shoshinge Sofu Chanting (click here for chanting text)
9:00 a.m. Sangha Social Hour
9:30 a.m. Dharma Service
10:30 a.m. Dharma Discussion (Dharma Room)
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