Criss Jami - "Self-righteousness is much like a spiritual egocentricity. It constitutes a secular...". true-love, spirituality, unconditional, condemnation, conditional-love, holy, secular, undeserving, love
Define yourself. Don't let someone else try to do it for you, especially when they are rude, condescending and cruel....it's a control and manipulation tactic used in emotional abuse. No one has the right to point fingers, when we all have insecurities, flaws and make mistakes. Anyone who acts superior and self righteous needs professional help,.......
Contention often begins with faultfinding. The Prophet Joseph Smith http://facebook.com/217921178254609 taught that “the devil flatters us that we are very righteous, when we are feeding on the faults of others.” When you think about it, self-righteousness is just a counterfeit for real righteousness. http://lds.org/ensign/2017/04/the-war-goes-on #sharegoodness
I'm working on this. Normally I just let the person vent. But I'm learning I have enough going on in my own life, listing to others drama just drains me. And I can't stand negative/ hurtful/ self righteous people. A.N