"There was given me a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me.
Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from me.
But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My power is made
perfect in weakness.” — 2 Corinthians 12:7b-9
"Brother, you there, stand an upright man and Mason,
and I give it you strictly in charge ever to walk and act as such
before God and man." — Duncan's Ritual
"Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this:
to look after orphans and widows in their distress and
to keep oneself from being polluted by the world." — James 1:27