Source of All Life, today we pray for peace, as for millennia now we have been waging wars with one another and within ourselves. We need more benevolence, kindness, decency, and more peace inside and between us. We ask for the strength to seek and to grant forgiveness from those we’ve wounded and to those […]
We live in a culture with an unhealthy relationship with death; a culture that either desperately avoids examining its implications or portrays it in grotesquely tragical and/or terrifying ways.
A teenager said to me the other day, “What’s the point? The human race is hopeless; we never learn. Look at our history: we have done horrendous acts, and we continue to do even worse.