A Verse: Virtue and Purity

"Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this.... ." (James 1:27)
"Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this.... ." (James 1:27) | Source

The reward is peace of conscience...


With virtue pure,

I lie at rest in peace.

Slander has no painful sting.


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Deborah Brooks 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

Just beautiful..I lie at rest in peace. simply wonderful


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Sunshine625 4 years ago from Orlando, FL

Awesome and to the point.


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picklesandrufus 4 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

simple and powerful! nice


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mary615 4 years ago from Florida

Beautiful: wish I could write these. I'm working on it! Thanks for sharing.


Sueswan 4 years ago

"Slander has no painful sting."

With virtue this is so true.

Voted up and beautiful.

Happy New Year


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Perspycacious 4 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond Author

Someone, I forget who (perhaps in Proverbs) said "Virtue is its own reward."

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