Thanks for your post, Chriž Feel free to share your views on the subject.
I am curious to what you find "intimidating" or a "burden"?
Are you referring to living one's life with thought to how one's words and actions may harm others? That is all I am referencing here. It's the essence of G-d's Message to humanity: "Love your fellow as yourself"--Vayikrah (Lev) 19:18
It seems, by your example, you have learned this and responded with appropriate contrition.
It is uplifting and freeing to know what G-d desires of us (see: Micah 6:8), and to live a life of purpose and blessing.
the "intimidating" or a "burden!" is the difficulty I shared with you about the Roman Catholic tradition of my grandmother and uncle. I have tried to examine myself to see if I am trying to take the... more