My rendition: The highly respected
“Furthermore, Subhuti, wherever one mentions this Sutra, for example any four-line verse, the place, on that moment, will be protected and venerated as a Buddha-shrine by all Buddhist protector Asuras in this physical world. How much more so is the case where one recites and takes vows upon this Sutra! You should know that such a person has taken vows upon the highest and rarest Dharma. Wherever there is this Sutra, there will be Buddha and His revered disciples.”
Paul's comment: The Buddha stressed the importance of this Sutra. Simply put, this Sutra is equivalent to the Buddha.