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Golden Rule: Taking the Initiative

Golden Rule IitiativeIn The King James Bible Matthew 7:12 says “Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.” (KJV).  The verse  suggests that you should do to others as you would like them to do you and the Message bible takes the verse a great deal more literally “Here is a simple, rule-of-thumb guide for behavior: Ask yourself what you want people to do for you, then grab the initiative and do it for them. Add up God’s Law and Prophets and this is what you get.”