Where there is prayer,
hope is born and spreads.
As the Daishonin advises,
“Regard both suffering and joy
as facts of life”(*), continue chanting
the Mystic Law and advance one
step with an indomitable spirit!

(*)’Happiness in This World,” WND I, p. 681

Tentative translation of “Words of the Week” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.