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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Words For Eternity

This earth is littered with skeletons— we find them everywhere— Of dinosaurs, whales, bats and people. We know their bones, but not their souls. The few old souls...

Letter to the Editor: An Important Distinction at St. Peter’s

To the editor: Thank you for the lovely article in your September issue on the Bicentennial of St. Peter’s Church on Capitol Hill. We are...

Sing With Me

I always wanted to sing! As a boy, I sang for them, But I always wanted to sing for me. Now time is gone, Not much left... and I...

Opinion: Zero Vision DDOT?

The District's Department of Transportation (DDOT) is showing itself to be short-sighted, arrogant, and inequitable in the well-being of the whole of the community...

It’s Time to Stop Fighting Safer Streets

In the wake of yet another dire warning on climate change from global scientists, it is jarring to be caught up in debates about...

A Chipped Stone

From creature, to animal, to Man, to Artificial Intelligence---to God? It all started, perhaps, with a chipped stone, a stone, that was sharp, that became a knife, A...

The Three Pillars Of Grace

The operative word is If! If humanity is capable of­ Able to-imbue intelligence with the three pillars of Grace: Love, mercy and forgiveness, then all things are possible, And Grace...

Love, Mercy And Forgiveness

I have spent my entire life accumulating barter, Yet find here at the end, that I have nothing With which to pay my passage across the river, Styx. It turns...

Forgiveness

Forgiveness is the last and, perhaps, the greatest gift given by Jesus. To the very men who tortured and crucified him on the cross. And, incidentally, to all...

Mercy, Part Two

Does mercy apply to any species other than humans, Or any thing, other than humans? If Man is to be bound by mercy, Then, what is the purpose,...
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