Memory is a Prayer

Memory is a Prayer

On this Memorial Day, let us give thought to all the ways that memory is prayer. Let us remember especially all those who truly serve the cause of peace, justice, and freedom. Let us remember without judgment all those who are caught up in the fighting of  “wars...
Memory is a Prayer

The Great Law of Peace

Three Principles of the Great Law of Peace from The Iroquois Confederacy 1) Righteousness, meaning people must treat each other fairly. “Each individual must have a strong sense of justice, must treat people as equals and must enjoy equal protection under the Great...
Memory is a Prayer

TERRORISTS ON THE LOOSE

To the extent that we applaud and elect governments that regard tax-cuts and personal wealth as the ultimate objects of our political will–in place of investment in peacemaking, economic justice around the globe, and environmental health and well-being–we...
Memory is a Prayer

WHO ARE YOU LISTENING TO?

If one really wishes to know how justice is administered in a country, one does not question the policemen, the lawyers and judges or the protected members of the middle class. One goes to the unprotected – those, precisely who need the law’s protection...