“Ifyou were to take the sum total of all the authoritative articles everwritten by the most qualified of psychologists and psychiatrists onthe subject of mental hygiene if you were to combine them and refinethem and cleave out the excess verbiage if you were to have theseunadulterated bits of pure scientific knowledge concisely expressedby the most capable of living poets, you would have an awkward andincomplete summation of the Sermon on the Mount.” That sermon byJesus Christ is recorded in the
On the last night of his human life, Jesus said: “You are my friends if you do what I am commanding you.” (John 15:14) He also said: “If you love me, you will observe my commandments.” (John 14:15) Clearly, there is no better way to honor Jesus Christ than to learn and follow his teachings.
Are You Ready ForMarriage?
If a young man does notknow a trade or does not have a job that is adequate to care forhimself and his wife-to-be, and perhaps a child before long, can itbe said that he is well prepared for marriage? Also, has he workedwith his father in caring for practical things around the house? Ayoung woman, too, needs to share in all the household duties with hermother, becoming proficient and always having in mind the excellentqualities of a “capable