Tag: Peace

Let there Be Peace this Weekend

On this day in 1885, the Statue of Liberty, a gift to the United States from the people of France, arrived in New York Harbor. I was going to riff on freedom, as in the price of, the loss of, etc., but it’s Friday and I’m using my freedom to think on other things. It’s …

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  Centuries ago, the world was awaiting a Savior. Mary and Joseph were awaiting the birth of a child. Herod was waiting for news of what he saw to be a threat to his power. Today, children all over the world are awaiting the arrival of a large, rotund, man in a furry red suit. …

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