Precepts Class - GVZM

Precepts Class - GVZM
Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Sunday, September 30, 2012 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Sunday, October 14, 2012 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Sunday, October 28, 2012 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Schedule: 1:30 - 2:30
Price: Donations welcomed

 "If people honored these simple precepts, many of the world's problems would disappear. One person's taking the Five Precepts and living in accord with them benefits everyone." -- Zen Teacher Hogen Bays

Everyone is welcome to attend the classes, whether or not you are a member, or are preparing to take these vows.   You may want to listen to Hogen's talk about the first five precepts (and Jukai, all 16 precepts) by clicking here.

Class schedule:

9/16:    1. I vow not to kill, but to cherish all life.

9/30:    2. I vow not to steal, but to respect the things of others.

10/07:  3. I vow not to misuse sexual energy, but to be respectful in mind and action.

10/14:  4. I vow not to lie, but to speak the truth.

10/28:  5. I vow not to misuse drugs or alcohol, but to keep the mind clear.