The Orally Transmitted Teachings says,
“Something that was not worked for,
that was not improved upon, but that
exists just as it always has.”(*)
Let’s maintain pure faith to the very end,
naturally, without affectation!
From such faith emanates boundless strength!

(*)”The Orally Transmitted Teachings,” p. 141

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