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Discussion -> Other topics -> 只有廟外才尊禮,廟內只習俗。

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2015-11-24 11:56:00只有廟外才尊禮,廟內只習俗。
Posted by: deqingli (Paul)子入大廟,每事問。或曰:「孰謂鄹人之子知禮乎?入大廟,每事問。」子聞之曰:「是禮也。」孔子入大廟,每事都問清楚。有人說:「誰說鄹人之子知禮乎?入大廟,每事問。」孔子聞之曰:「每事問才是禮。這裏的事都是習俗,不是尊禮。」言外之意是,「廟裏只有(習)俗,沒有禮」。所謂世俗是兩個概念,世是世,俗是俗,廟之外是世,廟之內是俗。只有廟外才尊禮,廟內只習俗。由世入廟,則改尊禮爲從俗。孔子知禮但不知俗,故每事問。鄉黨:「入太廟,每事問。」可見,每事問是廟裏的習俗,很多人卻以爲那是(周)禮、孔子應該知道的,不該問。

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