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The Rev. Dr. Eric Barreto

Eric Barreto: Love and Hope in the Wake of Boston

The Rev. Dr. Eric Barreto (CBF)

We should have stopped trying by now. We should have thrown up our hands in despair and cried, "Enough." We should have relented by now, given up any hope that our lives would cease being punctuated by random violence. We should have stopped hoping for something different.

But we haven't.

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The Rev. Dr. Kenneth L. Samuel

Dr. Kenneth Samuel: Pray for Peace

The Rev. Dr. Kenneth L. Samuel (UCC)

Psalm 122:6-7



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Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: may those who love you be secure."



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erusalem is a holy place for Jews, Christians and Muslims around the globe.  People in every corner of the world are deeply concerned and invested in the peace of Jerusalem.  Some of them are religious; some of them are not.

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Other Recent Content About Boston

Odyssey Networks Article

April 16, 2013

Odyssey Networks: Working for a Nonviolent World after Boston

Odyssey Networks

Times of tragedy are opportunities for us in the faith community to express our love and also work for nonviolent love in the world, says the Rev. Peter Hetzel, director of the Micah Institute at New York Theological Seminary, who ran the Boston Marathon in 1995.
The Rev. Dwight McCormick Article

April 16, 2013

Boston Bombings: I was a stranger and you welcomed me

Rev. Dwight McCormick (PCUSA)

The bombing yesterday at the Boston Marathon provided an opportunity for many people to rush to do good. I have heard it quoted many times and doubtless will have fellow sisters and brothers blogging on key voices and elsewhere what Rev. Fred Rogers' mother told him to do whenever disaster struck. These are Fred's words: “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, "Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” Fred Rogers.
The Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker Article

April 16, 2013

To Fight Monsters

The Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker (PCUSA)

Fairy Tales teach us that there are monsters and bad things that may want to hurt us. The great ones tell the story of a hero who fights monsters without becoming one.
Peter Wallace Article

April 15, 2013

Praying for Boston

The Rev. Peter Wallace

As the news reports continue, we pray for the dead and injured and their families and friends in Boston--and try to make some sense of it all.