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You know what an IDOL is?

by Dhani on November 16, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I love this answer to the question stumbled upon in "A Course in Miracles":

"An IDOL is an image of your brother that you would VALUE more that what he is."

....IDOLS: "Be it a BODY or a thing, a place, a situation or a circumstance, an OBJECT owned or wanted, or a RIGHT demanded or achieved, it is the same."


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