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Program of Spiritual Formation for Candidates to the Priesthood
The Lay Monastic
Community of Caryana
RULE 1 - That before we can have faith, we must
first do penance according to the preaching of John and of our Lord Jesus Christ.
RULE 12 - You must obey God's commands.
RULE 13 - Our zeal for God's work must be intense.
RULE 14 - There is a proper time for each word and deed.
RULE 15 - To be saved, we must perform OUR duties.
RULE 16 - Those who live with holy persons are in no
way benefited by this fact unless they, also, perfect their own souls.
RULE 17 - That, recognizing the nearness of the end of
the world from the signs of the times, we should accordingly live our lives.
RULE 18 - The commands of God should be carried out
as the Lord enjoins.
RULE 30 - Whosoever and whatsoever is consecrated
to God should be honored as holy as long as the will of God is fulfilled in them.
RULE 31 - There are things that should be set aside
for those consecrated to God.
RULE 32 - We must render to everyone what is fairly
and reasonably due him.
RULE 33 - We should not give scandal.
RULE 34 - All men,
in their own degree, should be
a pattern of good to others, each one exhibiting in some degree the humility and meekness of Christ.
RULE 35 - He who beholds a man,
who is living with
consistency a life of piety and who exhibits the holiness of the Holy Spirit, and attributes this all to
...Satan, instead of to God...commits blasphemy against the Holy Spirit.
RULE 36 - Those who obey all the commands
of Christ should be accorded honors as though rendered to Christ Himself.
RULE 37 - Service, according to our ability,
even in very small things, is acceptable to God.
RULE 38 - The Christian should offer his brethren
simple and unpretentious hospitality.
RULE 39 - We must persevere in clinging to the
good things which are in the Lord.
RULE 40 - Those who introduce erroneous doctrines
to delude or confound the unstable should not be tolerated.
RULE 41 - Whoever gives scandal must be eradicated:
"If your hand scandalizes, you cut it off."
RULE 42 - Christ came not to abolish the Old
Testament laws but to improve and perfect them, thus making them more difficult.
RULE 43 - The Old Testament precepts prohibit
wicked deeds; the New Testament commands forbid even the harboring of
RULE 44 - The commands of Christ are sweet and
light unto refreshment for those who submit to them.
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