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Prayer for a “drug infested den”

God bless this Granite state, White Mountain state, state of lakes and seacoast, this lollapalooza of the first presidential primary, this state our current president calls a drug-infested den. Some of us know little or don’t even want to know … Continue reading

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Praying hands

I have prayers on my hands – one hand is Syria and the other is heroin. I wake up in the morning and look at my hands, left and right, hoping I will not see — the Syrian child standing … Continue reading

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Prayer for heroin addiction – a gloss on Isaiah 53

Who has believed what we refuse to see or hear or understand – those who were beautiful children have grown up with tracks under their long sleeves, long pants, with dry mouths, short breath, constricted pupils. Surely, you, O Christ, … Continue reading

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