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A Verse: Virtue and Purity

Updated on August 21, 2012
"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.


(c) 2011 Demas W. Jasper All rights reserved.

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      Demas W Jasper 5 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

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

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      Sueswan 5 years ago

      "Slander has no painful sting."

      With virtue this is so true.

      Voted up and beautiful.

      Happy New Year

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      Mary Hyatt 5 years ago from Florida

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

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      picklesandrufus 5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      simple and powerful! nice

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      Linda Bilyeu 5 years ago from Orlando, FL

      Awesome and to the point.

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

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