03. தெரிந்துகொள்ளுதல்

3. njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy;

Kjw; gFjp - gphpj;jwpAk; fpUig

flTs; G+uzuha; ,Uf;fpwgbahy; xg;gw;w kfpikaha; tpsq;FfpwhH. mtH nra;tnjy;yhk; G+uzkhdJ. vdNt ehk; thOk; ,g;G+TyfKk; mjpYs;s kf;fSk; ghtj;jpdhy; rgpf;fg;gl;bUe;jhYk; VNjh xU tifapy; flTspd; kfpik mjpy; epiyehl;lg;glNtz;Lkd;Nwh? ghtk; epiwe;j cyfpy; flTs; kfpikg;gl KbahJ vdf;$WNthkhapd; flTs; nraypd; G+uzj;Jtj;ij ehk; kWf;fpwtHfshfTk;> ,t;Tyfk; jPikapd; ngUfptUtij mtuhy; jLf;f ,ayhJ vdj; jPHf;fpwtHfshfTk; ,Ug;Nghk;.

flTs; Mjhik cUthf;fpj; njhpe;Jnfhs;Sk; RahjPdj;ijAk; mtDf;F mspj;jhH. mtd; ,r;RahjPdj;ijj; jtwhfg; gad;gLj;jp jd; ghtj;jpdhy; kDFyk; KOtijANk Njt rhgj;jpw;Fs;shf;Fthd; vd;gjid mwpe;jpUe;Jk; mt;tpjNk mtH nra;jhH. Njtnray;fs; ahTNk G+uzj;Jtk; tha;e;jnjd;why; ,k;khngUk; ght tPo;r;rpia mDkjpj;jJk;$l mtUila G+uzj;Jtj;ijAk; kfpikiaAk; ntspg;gLj;Jk;gbjhdh? Mjhkpd; tpOe;JNghd re;jjpapypUe;J khngUk; FLk;gnkhd;iw ,ul;rpf;ff; fpUig$He;J NjHe;njLj;Jf; nfhz;ljpdhy; flTs; jkJ vy;iyaw;w G+uzj;Jtj;ij ntspg;gLj;JfpwhH vd jpUkiw $WfpwJ. flTsJ ,f;fpUigapd; nraNy njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy; my;yJ gpupj;njLf;Fk; fpUig vd;wiof;fg;gLfpwJ.

njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy; rj;jpak; ,f;fhyj;jpy; gykhf vjpHf;fg;gLfpwJ. Mdhy; goq;fhyj;jpy; rpwg;ghf rPHjpUj;j fhyj;jpy; rPHjpUj;jj; jiytHfshy; ,J Nghw;wg;gl;L typAWj;jg;gl;l rj;jpakhFk;. Mdhy; ,g;nghONjh (,e;E}yhrpupaH Mgpufhk; G+j; mtHfsJ fhyj;ij ,J Fwpg;gpLfpwJ) ,J gFj;jwptpw;F Kuz;gl;ljhfTk; fpwp];jt xOf;fj;ijAk; nka;g;gf;jpiaAk; CWgLj;JtjhfTk; kDFykidj;jpw;Fk; ghjfkhfTk; jtwhf fUjg;gl;L tUfpwJ. vdNt ,k;Nkd;ikahd ,r;rj;jpak; nghJthf Gwf;fzpf;fg;gLtjpy; tpag;gpy;iy.

,r;rj;jpak; njhlHe;J jhf;fg;gLtjpd; fhuzk; ahJ? ,J kdpjDila ngUikia Kw;wpYk; mopg;gjhNyNa vd ehd; fUJfpNwd;. flTspd; fpUig kpFe;j jPHjhdj;jpdhNyNa ,ul;rpg;G Vw;gLfpwJ. vdNt njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy; kdpjhpy; tpj;jpahrj;ij Vw;gLj;Jtjpy;iy. xUtH ,ul;rpf;fg;gLtJk;> kw;wtH ,ul;rpf;fg;glhjJk; mj;jPHkhdj;ijg; nghWj;jNj MFk;. kdpjHfs; ,ul;rpf;fg;gLtjpdhy; NjtNd kfpikailfpwhH. ,t;Tz;ikia kdpj jw;ngUikapd; Rje;jpuk; ,e;jr; rj;jpaj;ij Vw;Wf;nfhs;s kWf;fpwJ. ,d;Dk; gy fhuzq;fs; ,Uf;fpd;wd.

MapDk; ,r;rj;jpak; vd;d vd;gijAk; mJ ekf;F vt;thW gad;gLfpwJ vd;gijAk; RUf;fkha;f; fhz;Nghk;. Ntjk; 'njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfs;" vdf; $Wk;NghJ kDf;Fyk; KOtijAk; ,r;nrhy; Fwpg;gpltpy;iy vd mwpayhk;. vq;Fk; rpyH njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gLk;NghJ kw;wtHfs; tpl;Ltplg;gLtJ ,aw;ifNa. 'njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy;"> 'gpupj;njLj;jy;" vd;w nrhw;fs; ,e;j cl;fUj;ijNa nfhz;Ls;sd my;yth?

 Ntjj;jpy; 'njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfs;" vd;w nrhy; nghJthf xU ehl;bdj;ijNah my;yJ rKjhaj;ijNah Fwpg;gplhky;> jdpg;gl;l Ms;fisNa Fwpf;fpwJ. ,t;thW njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfsJ ngaHfs; guNyhfj;jpy; vOjg;gl;bUg;gjhfTk; (Y}f;fh 10:20)> [Pt Gj;jfj;jpy; vOjg;gl;bUg;gjhfTk; (ntsp 20:15) Ntjj;jpy; fhz;fpNwhk;. mtHfNs 'epj;jpa [PtDf;F epakpf;fg;gl;ltHfs;" vd;wiof;fg;gLfpd;wdH (mg;. 13:48). MfNt Fwpg;gplg;gl;l egHfNs 'njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfs;" vd;gJ njspthfpwJ.

,t;Tz;ik ,g;ghtpfspd; gjpyhshf ehk; khpj;J> ghpe;Jiug;gtuhf ,Uf;fpwgbapdhNyNa mtHfsJ ,ul;rpg;ig mtH rk;ghjpj;jhH vd;gjpy; cWjpg;gLj;jg;gLfpwJ. jhk; mwpahj xUtUf;fhf kw;nwhUtH ghLgLtNjh my;yJ mtH nghUl;lhfg; ghpe;Jiug;gNjh Kbahjy;yth? gpwUila flDf;fhfr; rl;lgpufhukhf cj;jputhjk; vLf;Fk; xUtH me;egiug;gw;wpa Jy;ypakhd mwpitg; ngw;wpUg;ghH my;yth? mt;tpjNk flTshy; KOikahf mwpag;gl;l egUf;Nf ,ul;rpg;G cWjpahdJ. kdpjH (jhq;fshfNt) ,NaRtpy; ,ul;rpg;G itf;fNtz;Lk;. ,e;epiyapy; (flTs; ght kdpjdpy; tpRthrj;ijf; fhz;gJkpy;iy. vjpHg;ghHg;gJkpy; ,y;iy. tpRthrj;ij ,ul;rpg;Gf;F epge;jidahf flTs; itf;ftpy;iy. mtuhy; ,ul;rpf;fg;gLgtHfSf;F tpRthrj;ij <thf mspf;fpwhH.

rpyuhtJ epr;rakhf tpRthrpg;ghHfs; vdf;$w ePH Kw;gLtPuhdhy; me;j epr;rak; flTspd; khwhj Nehf;fj;jpypUe;Nj gpwf;fNtz;Lk; vd;gJ cWjpad;Nwh? Njt rpj;jj;jpd;gbNa ekJ vjpHfhyk; mikfpwJ. tpRthrpg;gtHfs; ahtH vd;gij mtH jpl;lk; nra;Js;shH. mtHfis mtH mwpthH. mtNu tpRthrj;ij mtHfSf;F mspj;jhH. Vnddpy; 'tpRthrk; vd;gJ NjtDila <T" (vNgrp.2:8). NkYk; vtH ,ul;rpf;fg;gLtH vd;gijAk; flTs; vg;nghOJk; mwpe;jpUf;fpwhH . Vnddpy; tpRthrpfs; 'cyfj;Njhw;wj;jpw;F Kd;Ng njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;lhHfs;" (vNgrp.1:4) vd;W gy trdq;fs; Fwpg;gpLfpd;wJ.

xU $l;lj;jpdH njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gLtjw;Fk; VidNahH tplg;gLtjw;Fk; fhuzk; fhz ,aYkh? jdpg;gl;ltHfspilNa fhuzk; fhz ,ayh. Vnddpy; kDf;Fyk; midj;JNk NjtDila MrPHthjj;ijg; ngwj; jFjpaw;wjha; tpsq;FfpwJ! kf;fspilNa gphpj;njLg;gjw;F jpUkiw jUk; fhuzk; ahnjdpy; 'vtd;Nky; ,uf;fkhapUf;fr; rpj;jkhapUg;NgNdh mtd;Nky; ,uf;fkhapUg;Ngd;> vtd;Nky; cUf;fkhapUf;fr; rpj;jkhapUg;NgNdh mtd;Nky; cUf;FkhapUg;Ngd;" vd flTNs $wpAs;shH (NuhkH 9:15).

MjpapNy kf;fspilNa ahnjhU NtWghLk; ,y;yhjpUe;Jk; tpRthrpg;gtH vtH vd flTs; mwpe;jjpdhy; mtHfisNa Njtd; njhpe;njLj;jhH vd ehk; $wyhkh? my;yNt my;y! mt;thwhapy; fpUigahdJ kf;fSila tpRthrj;ijr; rhHe;jpUf;Fkhdhy; mJ Ml;rpGhpa ,yahjpUf;FNk. xUtH tpRthrpg;gjhdhy; mtH njhpe;Jnfhs;Sg;gLtjpy;iy. mtH njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ljpd; tpisthfNt tpRthrpf;fpwhH vd jpUkiw $WfpwJ. 'epj;jpa [PtDf;F epakpf;fg;gl;ltHfs; vtHfNsh mtHfs; tpRthrpj;jhHfs;" (NuhkH 13:48). 'ehk; md;gpy; ghpRj;jKs;stHfSk; Fw;wkpy;yhjtHfSkhapUg;gjw;F> mtH cyfj;Njhw;wj;Jf;F Kd;Nd fpwp];JTf;Fs; ek;ikj; njhpe;Jnfhz;lhH" (vNgrp.1:4). 'vtHfis Kd; Fwpj;jhNuh mtHfis mioj;JkpUf;fpwhH" (NuhkH 8:30). 'ePq;fs; vd; ke;ijapd; MLfshapuhjgbapdhy; tpRthrpahkypUf;fpwPHfs;" (Nahthd; 10:26). 'Njtd; ek;Kila fphpiafspd;gb ek;ik ,ul;rpf;fhky;> jk;Kila jPHkhdj;jpd;gbAk;> Mjpfhy Kjy; fpwp];J ,NaRTf;Fs; ekf;F mUsg;gl;l fpUigapd;gbAk;> ek;ik ,ul;rpj;J> ghpRj;j miog;gpdhNy mioj;jhH" (2.jPNkh.1:9).

tpRthrKk;> ghpRj;jKk; xU nrbapd; fpisfSf;Fk; nfhg;GfSf;Fk; xg;ghdit. mit mr;nrbapd; NtHfSky;y> fdpfSky;y> mbAky;y> EdpAky;y. mit NtHfspd; tsHr;rpapdhy; cz;lhditfSk;> fdpfs; cUthtjw;Ff; fhuzkhAk; ,Ug;git. mJNghyNt tpRthrKk; ghpRj;jKk; fpUigapd; tpisfshfTk; kfpikailtjw;Ff; fhuzkhfTk; mikfpd;wJ. 'fpUigapdhNy tpRthrj;ijf; nfhz;L ,ul;rpf;fg;gl;BHfs;" vd gTy; mg;Ngh];jyDk; $Wfpwhuy;yth? njhpe;Jnfhs;Sg;gLtjw;F tpRthrk; fhuzkha; ,uhky; mjd; tpisthf mike;Js;sJ!

NkYk; tpRthrpg;gtHfs; ,d;dhnud Njtd; mwpe;J mtHfisj; njhpe;Jnfhz;bUg;ghnud;why; gpd; mg;gbj; njhpe;Jnfhs;tjpd; ,ul;rpf;fg;gLtH my;yth? tpRthrk; Vw;nfdNt mtHfspy; ,Ug;gpy;> njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy; mtrpak; ,y;iyNa! Mdhy; Njtd; mNef ,lq;fspy; njhpe;Jnfhs;Sk; rj;jpaj;ijj; njspthff; $WfpwJ. ,ijf; Fwpj;J gTy;> NuhkH 9:10-23 ,y; kpfj; njspthf tptupj;Js;shH. NkYk; njhpe;J nfhs;Sjy; vd;Dk; rj;jpaj;jpw;F tpNuhjkhf vOg;gg;gLk; ngha;ahd vjpHg;GfSf;F mtH gjpyspf;ifapy; flTs; rHt ty;ytuhjyhy; mtH jkJ rpj;jj;jpw;fpzq;f nray;gl G+Ht mjpfhuk; cz;L vd;Nw vLj;Jiuj;Js;shH. ,g;G+kpapy; MSk; murHfs; jk; rpj;jk; Nghy; nray;gLk; Ntisapy; midj;Jyfq;fisAk; MSfpw Njthjp NjtDf;Fj; jkJ tpUg;gk;Nghy; nray;gLk; chpik gwpf;fg;glyhkh?

flTspd; khrw;w G+uzj;Jtk; tha;e;jtuhjyhy; mtH Qhdkw;w jPHkhdq;fisr; nra;akhl;lhH. mePjpahf muRGhpaTkhl;lhH. vdNt flTspd; rHt Vfhjpgj;jpaj;jpd; khl;rpikia ca;j;JzHe;j gTy;> ';M! NjtDila IRthpak;> Qhdk;> mwpT vd;gitfspd; Mok; vt;tsthapUf;fpwJ!" vd tpae;Jiuf;fpwhH. vy;NyhUNk jFjpaw;wtHfshf ,Uf;Fk;nghOJ XU $l;lj;jpdiu kl;Lk; ,ul;rpf;fj; njhpe;Jnfhz;lJ Vd;? ek;ik cUthf;fpdtH kpFe;j ,uf;fk; cs;stuha; ,Ug;gjhy; md;Nwh? mtH rpyiu kl;Lk; njhpe;Jnfhz;L kw;wtHfis tpl;LtpLtJ Vd;? jk;khy; gilf;fg;gl;ltHfSf;Fj; jkJ jpUTsr;rpj;jk;Nghy; nra;ag;gilj;jtUf;Fg; G+uz mjpfhuk; ,Ug;gjhy; my;yth?

'gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUigapd;" %ykhf flTs; vjid epiwNtw;w tpUk;gpdhy; vd;gijf; Fwpj;J <z;Lr; rw;W Muha;Nthk;. jk;khy; njhpe;njLf;fg;gl;ltHfsJ xg;Gw;w kfpo;r;rpiaAk;> ghtpfsJ Kbtw;w NtjidiaAk; Fwpj;Nj flTs; mf;fiwnfhz;Ls;shH vd;W ehk; mtrug;gl;L KbTnra;aj; JzpfpNwhk;. ,J khngUk; jtwhFk;. md;Ng xUthd Mz;ltH ghtpfsJ Jd;gj;jpYk; NtjidapYk; fsp$UfpwhH vd $WtJ mtiug; gopj;J epe;jpg;gjhFk;.

fpUigapd;%ykhf mtH nray;gLtJ jhk; kfpikg; gLk; nghUl;Nl vd jpUkiw njspthf vLj;Jf;$WfpwJ. Njtd; xU ghtpiaj; jz;bf;Fk;NghJ jkJ ghpRj;jk; ghtj;jpw;F vj;jid vjpuhdJ vd;gijNa ntspg;gLj;JfpwhH. ghtpfspd; epj;jpa jz;lidapypUe;J Njtd; mtHfis ,ul;rpf;Fk;nghOJ jkJ tpaj;jF fpUigAs;s ,uf;fj;ijNa vLj;Jf;fhl;LfpwhH. flTspd; xt;nthU nraYNk mtUila kfpikapd; XH mk;rkhfj; jpfo;fpwJ. 'jk;Kila kfpikapd; IRthpaj;ijj; njhpag;gLj;jNt" Njtd; fphpia nra;fpwhH (NuhkH 9:23).

flTs; jhk; fphpia GhptJk; mtH vj;jid kfj;Jtk; nghUe;jpatH vd;gij ntspg;gLj;jNt MFk;. mJkl;Lky;y> mtH nrayhw;Wk; topKiwfSk; mtH vj;Jiz khl;rpikahdtH vd;gijANk fhl;Lfpd;wJ. epj;jpa FkhuDk; Mz;ltUkhfpa ,NaR fpwp];Jtpd; tho;f;if> kuzk;> capHj;njOjy; %ykhfTk; kw;Wk; tpRthrpfspy; ghpRj;j MtpahdtH fphpiaapdhy; mtHfs; ghpRj;jk; miltjhYk; ghtpfspd; ,ul;rpg;G VJthfpwJ. M! NjtDila ,f;fphpiafs; ahTk; vj;jid kfj;Jtk; tha;e;jit!

NjtDila fphpiafs; ahTk; khwhjit. ,JTk; NjtDila kfpikia ntspg;gLj;JfpwJ. vg;gb? mtuJ kdkhw;wk; xd;W rpwg;gpf;f VJthdhy;> mJ Kd;dH mtH G+uz QhdKs;stuhf ,y;iy vd;Wk;> rPuopf;Fkhdhy; ,g;NghJ mtH Qhdkw;wtuhf ,Uf;fpwhH vd;gijANk fhl;LfpwJ. MfNt flTs; jkJ rpj;jj;jpy; vg;nghOJk; epiykhwhjpUg;gJ mtuJ xg;gw;w G+uzj;Jtj;jpd; kfpikf;F kw;WnkhU rhd;whFk;. mtH vg;nghOJk; ePjpAk; NeHepiyahdtH. khwhjtH> khw;wg;glf;$lhjtH. mtH 'vtHfis Kd;Fwpj;jhNuh mtHfis mioj;JkpUf;fpwhH. mtHfis kfpikg;gLj;jpAkpUf;fpwhH" (NuhkH 8:30). flTs; khwf;$Lkhdhy; gTy; ,t;tsT cWjpahf $wpapUf;f KbahJ! flTs; jhk; ,ul;rpf;Fk;gb kf;fisj; njhpe;Jnfhz;lhH vd;fpw rj;jpak; Ntjj;jhy; khwhjJ vd cWjpg;gLj;jg;gl;Ls;sJ. Mifapdhy; ,r;rj;jpaKk; khl;rpik kpf;f NeHikahdJ vd ehk; mwpfpNwhk;.

,uz;lhk; gFjp

njhpe;Jnfhs;SjNy ghpRj;jj;ij tsHg;gpf;Fk;

jpUkiw flTs; jkf;nfd kf;fisj; njhpe;Jnfhs;SfpwhH vdg; Nghjpg;gjhy; ,e;jj; njhpe;Jnfhs;SjyhdJ tpRthrpapd; ghpRj;jj;jpw;Fk; Jiz Ghpe;J tsur; nra;Ak; vd ek;GfpNwhk;. jho;ikAk;> md;Gk;> ed;wp> czHTNk fpwp];jt tho;tpd; mbg;gil gz;GfshFk;. jpUkiw Nghjpf;Fk; ,j;njhpe;njLj;jyhdJ ,k;%d;wpidANk Nkk;ghlilar; nra;fpwJ.

gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUigNa cz;ikapy; jho;ikia tsur; nra;fpwJ. vy;yh kf;fSk; mopTf;Fl;gl;ltHfNs. ghtpfs; jq;fSila jFjpapdhy; ,ul;rpf;fg;gLtjpy;iy. flTs; Rj;jf; fpUigapdhy; mtHfisj; njhpe;Jnfhz;ljpd; epkpj;jNk ,ul;rpf;fpwhH. vdNt xUtUk; ngUikghuhl;l ,lkpy;iy. 'xUtUk; ngUikghuhl;lhjgbf;F ,J (,ul;rpg;G) fphpiafspdhy; cz;lhdjy;y" (vNgrp.2:9). gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUigahdJ tpRthrpfisj; jho;ikAs;stHfshf khw;WfpwJ. Vw;nfdNt eufj;jpYs;s nfhLu ghtpiaf; fhl;bYk; ,ul;rpf;fg;glj; jq;fSf;F vt;tpj chpikAk; mUfijAk; ,y;iy vd;gij ,tHfs; xg;Gf;nfhs;s 'md;wpAk; cd;id tpNr\pj;jtdhFk;gb nra;fpwtH ahH? cdf;F cz;lhapUf;fpwitfspy; eP ngw;Wf;nfhs;shjJ ahJ? eP ngw;Wf;nfhz;ltdhdhy; ngw;Wf; nfhs;shjtd; Nghy; Vd; Nkd;ikghuhl;Lfpwha;?" vd gTy; $Wfpwhuy;yth? (1.nfhhp.4:7).

flTs; jkJ gps;isfisj; njhpe;Jnfhs;StJ mtHfspy; mtH Nghpyhd md;ig cUthf;FfpwJ. Kw;Wk; mghj;jpu epiyapy; ,ul;rpg;gpd; MrPHthjq;fis tpRthrpfs; fpUigaha;g; ngw;W mEgtpf;Fk; mtHfs; ,jak; md;ghy; nghq;fhkypUf;f KbahJ. epahakhf eufj;jpw;F mDg;gNtz;ba mtHfis flTs; guNyhfj;jpw;F caHj;jpdhH my;yth? mjdpkpj;jk; mtHfs; mtHNghpy; kpFe;j md;G nrYj;JthHfs; md;Nwh?

me;j md;G mtHfspy; ed;wpAzHthf ntspg;gLk;. ehk; jFjpaw;wtHfshf ,Uf;Fk;NghNj Mz;ltH ek; kPJ ,t;tstha; md;G$Uk;NghJ ed;wpAs;s Nritapd;%yk; ek;ik Kw;wpYkhf mtUf;F mHg;gzpf;fNtz;lhkh? gTYld; NrHe;J ehKk; 'ek;Kila fHj;juhfpa ,NaR fpwp];Jtpd; gpjhthfpa NjtDf;F ];Njhj;jpuk;. mtH fpwp];JTf;Fs; cd;djq;fspNy Mtpf;Fhpa rfy MrPHthjj;jpdhYk; ek;ik MrPHtjpj;jpUf;fpwhH. jkf;F Kd;ghf ehk; md;gpd; ghpRj;jKs;stHfSk; Fw;wkpy;yhjtHfSkhapUg;gjw;F> mtH cyfj;Njhw;wj;Jf;F Kd;Nd fpwp];JTf;Fs; ek;ikj; njhpe;Jnfhz;lgbNa" (vNgrp.1:3-4).

gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUigia ehk; Mokhf czHtjhy; tUk; gyd;fNs gpwhplj;jpy; jho;ikAk;> flTsplkhd md;Gk;> ed;wp fld;gl;l elj;ijAkhFk;. Mifapdhy; njhpe;Jnfhs;Sk; fpUig rpwe;j tpRthrpfshf Kd;Ndw cjTfpwjd;Nwh? Vw;nfdNt ,ul;rpf;fg;gl;ltHfSf;F ,r;rj;jpak; vt;tsT gaDs;sjhapUg;gpDk; fpwp];Jitj; NjbtUk; GjpatHfisj; 'njhpe;Jnfhs;Sk; rj;jpak;" NrhHtilar; nra;Akh? flTshy; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfspy; xUtdhf ehd; ,y;yhtpby; ehd; ,ul;rpg;gila vt;tsT tpUk;gpdhYk; mij mila KbahNj" vd mtHfs; tpthjpf;fyhk;.

NkNyhl;lkhf ,e;jf; jHf;fk; rhpahfj; Njhd;wpdhYk; ,J Kw;wpYk; jtwhFk;. ,jid XH vLJ;Jf; fhl;bdhy; tpsf;fyhk;. kpFe;j grpapdhy; thLk; xUtd; vjphpy; rLjpahf ey;YzT gilf;fg;gLfpwJ vd itj;Jf;nfhs;Nthk;. mtd; ',e;j cztpdhNy ehd; gykila Ntz;Lnkd flTs; tpUk;GfpwhNuh my;yth? ,jidahd; mwpNad; vd tpthjpg;gJ rupah? NkYk; vdf;F czT vt;tsT Njitahf ,Ug;gpDk; ,jid cz;zg;Nghtjpy;iy" vdf;$Wthdhapd; mJ mwpTilik MFkh? mjw;F khwhf mtd; 'M! vdf;F MNuhf;fpakhd ey;y grp cs;sJ. mg;grpiaj; jPHf;f ehd; cz;ZtNj Vw;wJ. MfNt ,t;Tzit ehd; rhg;gpLNtd;" vd;W $WtJ mwpTilajhFky;yth?

[Pt mg;gk; ehNd> vd fpwp];JthdtH mKj thf;F mUspdhH. mtNu ekJ Md;kPf czT MthH. ,j;nja;tPf czthdJ Njt fpUigapdhy; ekf;F mUsg;gLfpwJ. Md;kPfg; grpAs;stHfs; vtUf;FNk ahnjhU NtWghLkpd;wp ,ytrkha; RtpNr\j;jpd; %yk; mUsg;gLfpwJ. Mtpapd; J}z;lg;gl;l ghtpnahUtd; mtuJ mUshy; ,j;njha;tpd; czit cl;nfhz;L epj;jpa tho;T ngwyhkd;Nwh? ghtpfs; jhq;fs; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;lj;ij mwpe;jjpd; fhuzkhf ,NaRthdtHNghpy; tpRthrk; itf;fj; J}z;lg;gLtjpy;iy. jhq;fs; mopTf;Fj; jFjpahdtHfs; vd;W czHe;J eLq;Ffpw ghtpfSf;Nf ,uf;fj;jpd; ew;nra;jp mUsg;gLfpwJ. tu ,Uf;Fk; flTspd; Mf;fpidiaAk; Md;kPfj; NjitiaAk; czHe;j vtUNk jhq;fs; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;lijf; Fwpj;J mwpAKd;dNu Md;kPf MrPHthjq;fisg; ngw miof;fg;gLfpd;wdH. vdNt> njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjiyg;gw;wpa ,r;rj;jpak; jdJ ghtq;fis czHe;J NjbtUk; vg;ghtpiaAk; gaKWj;jNth jLf;fNth nra;ahJ. jdJ Md;k kPl;igf; Fwpj;J ftiyaw;wtUk; my;yJ jdJ Ra ePjpiaf; Fwpj;J ngUik ghuhl;LNthUk; ,j;njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjiy mrl;il nra;tH.

ehd; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;bUg;gpd; vdJ elj;ij vt;thwpUe;jhYk; ehd; ,ul;rpf;fg;gLtJ epr;rak;> vd tpthjpg;gJ jtNw. Vnddpy; ,J gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUigapd; Nghjid tpRthrpiaf; ftiyaw;W thoj; J}z;Lk; vd;w Fw;wr;rhl;bw;F ,lkspf;Fk;. njhpe;njLj;jiy ek;Gtjhff; $Wk; rpyuJ tho;f;if ghpRj;jkpy;yhjpUg;gij ePH fhzyhk;. mj;jifa kf;fs; jq;fisj; jhq;fNs Vkhw;wpf;nfhs;Sfpd;wdH. njhpe;njLf;Fk; rj;jpak; xU $l;l kf;fs; guNyhfj;ij miltH vd;gij kl;Lk; $wtpy;iy. njhpe;njLj;jypd; Nehf;fkhdJ NjtDila kf;fs; 'NjtDf;F Kd;ghf ghpRj;jKs;stHfSk;> Fw;wkpy;yhjtHfSkhapUf;f" Ntz;Lnkd;gNj (vNgrp.1:4). MfNt njhpe;njLj;jyhdJ ghpRj;j $l;lj;jpdNu guNyhfj;ij miltH vd;gijNa cWjpg;gLj;JfpwJ.

njhpe;njLf;fg;gl;l kf;fs; milatpUf;Fk; Kbit (guNyhfj;ij) kl;Lky;y> mtHfs; mjid te;jilAk; topiaAk; flTs; epHzapj;Js;shH. 'MtpapdhNy ghpRj;jkhf;fg;gLfpwjpdhYk;> rj;jpaj;ij tpRthrpf;fpwjpdhYk; ,ul;rpg;gilAk;gbf;F MjpKjy; Njtd; (ek;ik) njhpe;Jnfhz;lhH" (2.njr.2:13) vd;Nw gTy; vOjpAs;shH. vdNt ghpRj;jkhf;fg;gLjYk; rj;jpaj;ij tpRthrpj;jYNk njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfSila Kf;fpa Mtpf;Fhpa mk;rq;fshFk;. ,it ,y;yhtpby; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ljw;Fr; rhd;WfNs fpilahJ.

njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy; vd;w rj;jpaj;jpw;F vjpuhf khw;nwhU thjj;ijAk; rpyH vOg;gyhk;. mjhtJ> n[gk;> RantWg;G> ew;nra;jp Copak; ,itfspd; gad; vd;d? my;yJ mtrpak; vd;d? ,ul;rpf;fg;gLgtHfs; Vw;nfdNt njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;bUe;jhy; ,it xd;Wk; Njitapy;iyNa vd;W rpyH thjplyhk;. Ke;jpa thjj;jpw;Fhpa gjpy; ,jw;Fk; gjpyhFk;. mjhtJ kPl;fg;gLgtHfspd; Kbit kl;Lky;y> kPl;fg;gLk; topKiwfisAk; flTNs jpl;lkpl;L nray;gLj;JfpwhH. flTNs n[gq;fisAk; jpahf nray;fisAk; RtpNr\ gpugy;ypaj;ijAk; jk;khy; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;l kf;fs; ghpRj;j tho;tpidg; ngWkhW gad;gLj;JfpwhH vd;gNj ,jw;Fhpa tpilahFk;. Nkw;gb thjj;jpd; mwptPdj;ij cjhuzj;jpd;%yk; tpsf;f tpiofpNwd;.

jkJ nja;tPf nrayhy; rfy kdpj fhhpaq;fisAk; MSfpw flTs; xUtH cz;L vd;w mbg;gilapy; ,g;gpur;ridia mZFNthk;. kdpj tho;tpd; rfytw;iwAk; flTs; Vw;nfdNt jpl;lkpl;bUg;gjhy; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltH ghpRj;jkhf tho mtrpakpy;iy vd;w thjk; vOkhdhy; mjpy; mDjpd tho;tpd; vy;yh mk;rq;fSk; cs;slq;Fk; my;yth? cz;ikapy; flTs; kdpj tho;tpd; Ez;zpa fhhpaq;fisAk; Jy;ypakhf tFj;jpUg;gjhy; ekJ RfNkh RftPdNkh thzpfj;jpy; ntw;wpNah Njhy;tpNah> njhopy; nra;aj;jpwikNah jpwikapd;ikNah midj;JNk mtuJ nrayhy; fl;Lg;gl;L Msg;gLfpwJ. ,e;epiyapy; ehd; cz;ZtNjh> cwq;FtNjh> gbg;gNjh> ciog;gNjh> tho;tpd; eyDf;Fk;> Nkd;ghl;bw;Fk; fhuzNkh mtrpaNkh ,y;iy vd vtuhtJ thjpl Kd;tUthuh? ,k;ikapd; tho;NthL flTspd; jPHkhdj;ij ,t;tpjk; xg;gpl;L thokWf;Fk; ehk; Vd; Md;kPf guj;jpd; tho;NthL kl;Lk; xg;gpl;L mopTw Ntz;Lk;?

kdpj tho;tpy; epfOk; midj;ijAk; flTs; G+uzkhf mwpthH. mJkl;Lky;y> kdpjDila ,Wjp KbitAk; mtH mwpthH. ,k;KbtpypUe;J kdpj tho;tpd; gpw fhhpaq;fisg; gphpf;f Kbahjd;Nwh? Mtpf;Fhpa tplhKaw;rpapdhy; vtnutH ghpRj;jkhf;fg;gLfpwhHfNsh mtHfisNa Njtd; guNyhfj;jpy; Kd; mwpfpwhH. mNjNghy jk;Kila rj;jpaj;ij mDjpdKk; tplhky; Gwf;fzpf;fpw ghtpfisNa eufj;jpy; fhz;fpwhH.

NkYk; rpyH> njhpe;njLj;jy; vd;fpw ,g;Nghjid flTis epahakw;wtuhff; fhl;LfpwNj vd KiwapLfpd;wdH. Vnddpy; kw;wtiu tpl;LtpLtJ epahakw;wJ my;yth? flTs; mePjpAs;stH Mf;fg;gLfpwhNu vd;W mtHfs; thjplyhk;. Mdhy; vdJ gjpy;. ghpirg;ngw xUtH jFjpAilatuhapUe;Jk; mJ mtUf;F kWf;fg;gLtNj mePjpahFk;. xU ePjpgjp Viofsplk; rl;lj;ijf; fLikahfg; gad;gLj;jptpl;L nry;te;jHfsplk; mNj rl;lj;ijj; jsHj;jpdhy; mJ mePjp. jk;ik mz;bAs;s ViofSf;F cjTfpw nfhilts;sy; xUtNu cyfpYs;s vy;yh ViofSf;Fk; mtH cjt flikg;gl;ltH vdf; $wKbAkh? my;yNt. mt;tpjk; ehk; $WNthkhapd; mJ Kiwaw;wjhFk;. xUtH fUiz$He;J GhpAk; cjtp vy;yhUf;FNk fpl;lhtpbDk; ehk; mjpy; mepahaj;ijf; fhz KbahJ. mt;tpjNk gilj;jtuhfpa flTs; jk; kf;fis Mz;L elj;Jtjpy; mtUf;Fg; G+uz mjpfhuKk; chpikAk; cz;L. mtH G+uz rw;Fzuhf ,Ug;gjhy; mtH nra;tJ vJTk; jtwhfhJ.

kdpjH vy;yhUNk ghtk; nra;jtHfsh ,y;iyah? midtUk; ghtk; nra;jpUg;ghHfshdhy; xt;nthUtUk; flTs; Kd;dH Fw;wthspfNs. ,e;epiyapy; midtiuANk flTs; mopj;jhYk; mtH ePjpAs;suhfNt ,Ug;ghH. MdNt ,ul;rpf;fg;gLk;gb rpyH njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gly; vt;tpjj;jpYk; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;glhjtiug; ghjpg;gjpy;iy. NkYk; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;glhikAk; mePjpahd jz;lidahfhJ. xUtiuAk; tpl;Ltplhky; midtiuAk; flTs; ,ul;rpf;fj;jhd; Ntz;Lk; vd;W $WTJ ,ul;rpg;Gk; midtuJ cupik gq;F vd;gij cs;slf;Fk;. Mdhy; cz;ikapy; xUtUf;Fk; mg;gbg;gl;l chpikapy;iyNa! ,ul;rpg;ghdJ Kw;wpYk; fpUigapd; <NtahFk;.

'rpyiu kl;Lk; njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjypdhy; flTs; mePjpAs;stH" vd;w jHf;fk; vOk;g fhuzNk ek;ikg; gw;wpa kpf cahpa vz;zj;ijAk; flTisg;gw;wpa kpfj;jho;thd fUj;jpidAk; ehk; jtwhf nfhz;bUg;gjpdhNyNa. khl;rpikAk;> rHt Vfhjpgj;jpaKk; cs;s flTSf;Fj; jk; jpUTsrpj;jg;gb nra;a cupikapy;iyah? njhpe;Jnfhs;Sjy; ek; eilKiw tho;tpy; nra;gLtijAk; mjd; Kf;fpaj;Jtj;ijAk; vLj;Jf;$w tpUk;GfpNwd;.

KjyhtJ> jd; ghtj;ijf; Fwpj;J ftiyapd;wp myl;rpakhf thOk; ghtpf;F ,r;rj;jpak; XH vr;rhpg;G MFk;. vt;thnwdpy; vy;yhUNk NjtDila ghHitapy; ghtpfshapUf;ifapy; mtH xU $l;lj;jpdiu kl;Lk; ,ul;rpf;fj; njhpe;Jnfhz;L kw;wtHfis mtHfsJ ghtj;jpd; epahakhd tpisTfis mEgtpf;f tpl;LtpLfpwhH. ePUk; iftplg;gl;l $l;lj;jpy; xUtdhf ,Uf;fyhkd;Nwh? ,g;gbg; Gwf;fzpf;fg;gLtJ epj;jpakhf mopTWtjhFk;. ,e;epiyapy; eP ,d;Dk; cd; ghtj;ijf; Fwpj;J ftiyaw;W ,Uf;fpwhah? Nfhg%l;ba flTSf;F Kd;dH tpyq;fplg;gl;l Fw;wthspahfNt eP epw;fpwha;. cd; kPjhd jPHg;G vd;dthapUf;Fk; vd;W eP mwpahjpUf;fpwha;. euf Mf;fpidiaf; Fwpj;J mQ;rp eLq;Ffpwha;. Vnddpy; mJNt cdf;F chpj;jhd jz;lid. eP gae;J mq;fyha;f;f fhuzKz;L. ,t;Tz;ikfis Mokhf rpe;jid nra;! tUq;Nfhgj;Jf;Fj; jg;gpj;Jf;nfhs;s (kj;.3:7) Mz;ltH cdf;F mUs;Ghpthuhf. vy;yhiuANk Njtd; nghJthf Nerpf;fpwhH vd;Wk; midj;J kf;fSf;fhfTNk fpwp];J khpj;jhH vd;Wk; Nghjpg;gJ kf;fsJ khl;rpiaj; jhyhl;b cwq;f itj;JtpLk;. vt;thnwdpy; vy;yhUNk rkkhf Nerpf;fg;gl;L ,ul;rpg;GilthHfnsdpy; ehd; Vd; ftiyg;glNtz;Lk; vd ,Uf;fyhk; my;yth? MfNt gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUig kw;Wk; fpwp];J jkJ kf;fSf;fhf kl;LNk khpj;jhH vd;w Ntjrj;jpaNk epHtprhug;ghtpia tpopj;njor; nra;Ak;.

,uz;lhtjhf> gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUig vd;Dk; rj;jpak; tpRthrpf;Fr; rpwg;ghd nra;jpiaf; nfhz;bUf;fpwJ. eP cz;ikahd tpRthrpah? eP tpRthrpahdjw;Ff; fhuzj;ijAk;> mjdpkpj;jk; Jjpf;fg;gl Ntz;batH ahH vd;Wk; ,r;rj;jpak; fhl;LfpwJ. ,JNt flTs; Kd;dpiyapy; cd;idj; jho;j;Jk;. NkYk; Njt fpUigiag; ngw;w midtUNk epj;jpa tho;Tf;Fs; gpuNtrpf;fpwhHfs; vd;w epr;raj;ijAk; mJ jUfpwJ. Vnddpy; mJ Ml;rpGhpfpwJ! vdNt '(ekJ) miog;gigAk;> njhpe;Jnfhs;SjiyAk; cWjpahf;Fk;gb [hf;fpuijahf ,Ug;gJ" vj;jid mtrpak;! (2.NgJU 1:10).

njhpe;Jnfhs;Sk; Nfhl;ghL Ntjj;jpd; mbg;gil rj;jpak; vd;W mwptPuh? ,r;rj;jpaj;jpd; njspthf kl;Lky;y. mjd; ew;gad;fisAk; mEgtpj;J kfpoj; jtwhNj. NjtDila kf;fSf;F Ntjj;jpy; #l;lg;gLk; ehkq;fspy; 'Njtdhy; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;ltHfs;" vd;w ehkNk kpfr; rpwe;jjhFk;. mJ fpUigapdhy; tUk; mstw;w MrPHthjq;fSf;Fr; Rje;jputhsp vd;gij cWjpg;gLj;JfpwJ. 'ePq;fNsh> cq;fis me;jfhuj;jpdpd;W jk;Kila Mr;rhpakhd xspapdplj;jpw;F tutioj;jtUila Gz;zpaq;fis mwptf;Fk;gbf;Fj; njhpe;Jnfhs;sg;gl;l re;jjpahAk;> uh[hPfkhd Mrhhpaf; $l;lkhAk;> ghpRj;j [hjpahAk; mtUf;Fr; nrhe;jkhd [dkhAk; ,Uf;fpwPHfs;" (1.NgJU 2:9).

%d;whtjhf> gphpj;njLf;Fk; fpUigapd; rj;jpak; ngaH fpwp];jtDf;F (guk;giu> ghuk;ghpa fpwp];jtd;) vr;rhpf;if tpLf;fpwJ. mtd; Ntjj;ijf; Fwpj;Jk; nfhs;iffisg;gw;wpAk; tphpthd mwpT ,Ue;Jk; rhl;rpaw;w tho;f;if tho;gtd;. mtd; ,Ujaj;jpy; mtgf;jpAk;> ngUikAk;> gifikANk Fbnfhz;bUf;fpd;wd. ePAk; mg;gbg;gl;ltdh? Nfhl;ghLfisg;gw;wp vj;jid tphpthf vLj;Jiuj;jhYk; mJ cdf;Fg; gad; mspf;fhJ. cdJ tho;f;if Njt fpUigf;F vjpuhdtd; vd;gijNa ntspg;gLj;JfpwJ. cd; ght ,r;irfSf;Nf eP mbikaha; ,Uf;fpwha;. flTis cz;ikahf eP Nerpg;gjpy;iy. mEgtj;jpy; mwpahky; ntWk; thHj;ijfspdhy; NgRfpw mj; NjtfpUig cd;id tpLtpf;fl;Lk;. jd; tho;tpy; fpUig Urpahky; mjid mwpe;jtd;Nghy; ghtid nra;Ak; cdJ epiyik kpfg; ghpjhgkhdJ.

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