Bishop: 'Always remember, my son, that this poor body is the temple of the living God.''

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#1

Bishop: ‘Always remember, my son, that this poor body is the temple of the living God.’’
(a) Who is the Bishop addressing as ‘My son’?
(b) Why does the Bishop address the listener as ‘My son’?
© What does the Bishop mean by ‘this poor body is the temple of the living God’?


#2

(a) The Bishop is addressing the convict as ‘My son’.
(b) The Bishop says so out of affection and : compassion.
© He means that the human body is sacred because God dwells in it. Hence, one should lead a pious and virtuous life.