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The Abbey community practices the debates they wrote with each other.
When we can listen to others and open our mind to the fact that others have different views and ideas we can move toward harmony.
Helping the class practice different answers that the defender can give in response to statements made by the challenger.
Discussing how to relate to prayer and ritual in Buddhist practice, and the three-step method of hearing, reflecting and meditating on the teachings.
Leading short debates going through the five answers a defender can give to a challenger.
How doing even small positive things can make a difference in the lives of others and make our life more meaningful.
Continuing the teaching from Chapter 9, ‘Tools for the Path’, exploring the ideas of faith, purification and merit.
Covering the various responses a challenger can make to the defender.
Beginning teaching Chapter 9, Tools for the Path, covering general advice to help practitioners overcome hindrances in their practice.