Seth Hinshaw - Detraction. Whenever we discuss a person who is not present, we need to be aware of the danger of detraction. As Children of the Light, we should bear in mind that God does not expect us to repeat everything we know. Even when we are sure that what we are saying is true, it may be detraction to say it.

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Comment by Helen Bayes on 8th mo. 25, 2010 at 4:02am
Hello Seth, can you explain what is meant by detraction in this context, please?
Comment by Chronicler on 8th mo. 25, 2010 at 12:04pm
Helen - the full text may be accessed by clicking on the TAF logo.

It may be worth noting that this was originally written as a children's tract. The TAF board was considering a longer piece for adults but it never materialized.
Comment by Helen Bayes on 8th mo. 25, 2010 at 8:03pm
Thank you, have done.

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