LIKE THE AIR I breathe, dignity is essential to my living, Lord. You have made me in your image and given me worth. Forgive me when I fail to respect others. Help me to diligently guard against words and deeds that strip away the dignity of those I encounter. Amen.
– Missy Buchanan
Voices of Aging
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And they said to him, “Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your glory.”
Mark 10:37, NRSV
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This week we remember: Ignatius of Antioch (October 17).
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