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|Numinous Treasure Without Measure Salvation Highest Grade Wonderful-Scripture
||Plate 4 Scroll 22
Dù Rén Wú Liáng Wéi Wàn Dào Zhī Zōng Wēi Wēi Dà Fàn Dé Nán Ké Shèng
Salvation Boundless and Immeasurable (Du Ren Wu Liang) for the thousand Paths (Dao)
that lead to the School where towers the Great Law of Virtue (Da Fan De)
difficulty and hardship can be overcome and victory achieved.
Dào Yán Fán Sòng Shì Jīng Shí Guò Zhū Tiān Qí Dào Yì Zēng Wàn Zŭ Zhī Lián
Shŭ Jí Jiē Jí Shòu Dù Shàng Shēng Zhū Gōng Gé Jiē Jiŭ Niàn Shòu Huà Gèng
Shēng Dé Wéi Zhēn Rén
Daoist Doctrine states that ordinarily upon the recitation of the Scriptures
of the Ten Deviations (Shi Guo),
in the Heavens there are altogether up to a hundred million (Yi)
Fourth-Generation Relationships (Zeng) with a thousand Ancestors (Zu)
to be connected to their family registry (Shu Ji),
everyone was inspired to endure the time [needed in training]
for ascending to the Cinnabar Palace using the normal pattern of
[once in] every nine years to receive the Transformation of Regeneration (Geng Sheng),
the result of which is a Perfected One (Zhen Ren).
Ér Hǎo Xúe Zhì Jīng Gōng Mǎn Dé Jiú Jiē Dé Shén Xiān Fēi Shēng Jīn Què Yóu
Yàn Yù Jīng Yĕ
Also being studious to the extreme until [mastery] of the Scriptures is [fully] achieved,
the result is being filled with virtue and kindness,
and move towards the accomplishment that all can use
to gain the status of achieving Celestial-Being Fairyhood,
and so fly up into Heaven to the Golden Palace (Jin Que).
To ramble about entertaining at the banquets at the Jade Capital as well.
Shàng Xúe Zhī Shì Xiū Sòng
Having gone to school and become a scholar who has studied and can read aloud
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