There wa neither death nor immortality then. No signs were there of night of day The ONE was breathing by its own power, in infinite peace. Only the ONE was: there was nothing beyond.
Darkness was hidden in darkness. The all was fluid and formless. Therein, in the void, by the fire of fervour arose the ONE.
And in the ONE arose love: love the first seed of the soul.
Rig Veda X. 129
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he crated him; male and female he created them.
And God saw everything that he had made and behold, it wa very good.
A gusty wind cannot last all morning, and a downpour cannot last all day. Who is it that produces these? Heaven and earth. If heaven and earth cannot go on forever, much less can man. That is why one follows the way.
Tao Te Ching XXIII
For what happens to the children of man and what happens to the beasts is the same; as one dies, so dies the other. They all have the same breath,and man has no advantage over the beasts, for all is vanity. All go to one place. all are from the dust, and to dust all return.
I have surveyed this ocean of samsara,
and I have found nothing substantial in it.
Down to the last, I saw the gnerations die,
they killed for food and drink, how pitiful!
By the yoga of meditation and contemplation the wise saw the power of God revealed in his own creation.
And behold, all things have their alikeness, and all things are created and made to bear record of me, both things which are temporal, and things which are spiritual; things which are in the heavens above, and things which are on the earth, and things which are in the earth, and things which are under the earth, both above and beneath: all things bear record of me.
And he took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, saying, "This is my body, which is given for you. Do this in remembrance of me." And likewise the cup after they had eater, saying, "this cup that is poured out for you is the new covenant in my blood."
Because I live, you also will live. In that day you will know that I am in my father, and you in me, and I in you. Whoever has my commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves me...If anyone loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him,and wee will come to him and make our home with him.
"Then they themselves also will answer, 'Lord, when did we see You hungry, or thirsty, or a stranger, or naked, or sick, or in prison, and did not take care of You?' "Then He will answer them, 'Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do it to Me.'"