Take away from Me the noise of your songs; for I will not hear the melody of your harps. But let judgment run down as waters and righteousness (tzedakah) as a mighty stream. Amos 5:24.
This sums up, what is the difference between ‘deed or creed’ by serving spiritual life by just words rites and routines or with full engagement with the heart. Worship God (Spirit) with the lips but not with the heart-forgetting religion like life is a feeling experience. Words with lips are no words.
Taking Spirit into account–innate natural conscience leads to deed–deed over creed–give body-built it a temple-deeds over words-words with the lips are no words. Give spirit / the archetypes a body in the action of life. Live by innate Spirit -follow and develop one’s natural innate conscience
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In regard to mysticism and meditation. One can tweak one’s ego -centred conscious life (attitude to life- in collective life and its conditioning – one’s-perception and thinking etc ) endlessly, but when it comes to the transformation of personality by spirit, it will be pure ‘mindless’ goodness and a capacity for love and truth that brings transformation about. Mysticism always includes a good degree of classic saintliness. Hence a tzaddik or any ‘mystic’ is recognized by being a Personality. Ein Mensch.
The spirit of righteousness; Love Truth Wisdom– Jesus and Christ; Jesus Christ and Krishna; Bakthi love means care and worries for others; Sikhism and the Bahai faith