1.Boldness- Courage, Bravery, Standing up for what you believe in.
2.Truth- Honesty in all things both to yourself & to others.
3.Honor- To do as you say and to act upon your convictions.
4.Troth- Loyalty to the self, family, friends, & the Gods & Goddesses.
5.Self-Rule- Judgment & Self Control to govern yourself by your convictions.
6.Hospitality- To freely share your gifts with others.
7.Industriousness- To work wholeheartedly both hard & intelligently. To keep thinking & growing as a person.
8.Free-Standing- Self-Reliance. Rely on others as infrequently as you possibly can. But donít be afraid to ask for help when you need it!
9.Perseverance- Don't give up at what you do until you feel it is completed & done well.
These beliefs are the core of ASATRU they guide us through our daily lives. We have no set book such as the BIBLE but we do have the EDDAS. They are a collection of the stories of the Gods written after the people were converted to Christian faith. But they are a good source for learning about our faith. There are also other works that can help a person in there studies of our faith .So donít hesitate to look in other books for information even if they are treating our faith as a religion of the past!