Who are the largest majority of USA citizens that the Government has been violating their “Purple Civil Rights” for close to one and a half centuries?
The color purple, and the Biblical word meaning of “meekness,” are related in the symbolic and allegorical meanings of both ancient and our contemporary times when related to both practical and Spiritual Wisdom.
Bible Definition of Meekness
“A personality trait of gentleness and humility, the opposite of which is pride. Meekness does not refer to weakness or passivity but to controlled power. Aristotle described meekness as the middle position between excessive anger and an excessive lack of anger.
Meekness or gentleness is exemplified by God”
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
Purple – Symbolic Use and Meanings in Ancient Times
Purple dye was rare and costly in ancient times. As a result, people who wore purple garments were considered either rich or powerful in their roles in their societies and government.
Purple Robe in the Bible
Mark 15:17, “They dressed Him (Jesus Christ) up in purple, and after twisting a crown of thorns, they put it on Him.”
Purple Use and Meaning in Our Contemporary Times
The Play title: The Color Purple, was used as a symbol of violations of human rights in the lives of a Black woman living in the USA,
Purple is the Color used in priestly garments during Advent time to symbolize the tine Crucifixion Up to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in the Bible.
Purple is in a spiritual sense was used as a symbolic allegory of civil rights violations and treatment of Blacks and other minorities. These issues are currently hot issues being reported in the news media,
Relative silence from news media and politicians about government violations of the Purple Civil Rights’ issue which discriminates against the freedom of every American First Amendment Rights regardless ‘of skin color, culture, or religious belief.
Purple Scientific Definition
Purple is a mixture of red and blue wavelengths.
Allegory of the Color Purple
“Purple combines the calm stability of blue and the fierce energy of red.
“The color purple represents all the good things in the world that God creates for men and women to enjoy
Real Meaning of Purple Rain Song Verses
He (Prince) said in an interview;
“When there’s blood in the sky – red and blue = purple… purple rain pertains to the end of the world and being with the one you love and letting your faith/God guide you through the purple rain.”
The Purpose of This Series of Posts
Is to relate an ancient wisdom verses and information of the who, what, when, where and why explanations of how the government has been violating the rights of religious members in the USA. And why now is the time to end, and how the meek must do to return their inheritance and freedom our founders provided us when they wrote the Frist Amendment Rights.
To everything there is a season,
and a time for every purpose under heaven:
………. a time to tear and a time to mend,
a time to be silent and a time to speak, (Ecclesiastes Chapter 3 Verses Excerpts)
In My Opinion
The Play, The Color Purple, has a “good” ending which is hopefully the same ending sorely needed in the USA in my opinion.
A good ending of government violations of the First Amendment civil rights of citizens of in the USA is now sorely needed, in my opinion..
Ironically, timewise, this violation began shortly after the end of the Civil War to end slavery to provide a path to remedy the civil rights of mainly Black slaves in the USA.
In My Next Posts
I will relate the history of the How how the issue began and the What, When and Where and Why now is the time to mend the government from what has evolved over time to become a violation of the First Amendment of “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion,”
Read the Source Links below of two previous posts on the issues of meekness and the color purple
Regards and goodwill blogging
What is the Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory of the color purple in relation to wisdom?
Meekness Wisdom for USA?
Real Meaning of Purple Rain Song Verses
Wikipedia = Christianity in the United States
Cornell Law School – First Amendment
Bible – Color of Jesus Christ’s” Robe During His Crucifixion