Come home, come home to the simple life:
Love God with all your heart,
With all your soul and with all your strength.
This is the first and greatest rule.
Come home, come home to the holy life:
Love your neighbor as yourself.
These two rules are all you need.
Everything else is explanation.
Come, pilgrim, come home to God.
Clear your mind of the cares of the world.
It does not matter how far you roam.
The road from home is the road to home.
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