Wow, so praying is as hard a job as fighting for justice - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark B.
    • 07.10.09 | 00:27 (IST)

    or becoming a spiritual warrior in the tradition of Buddha and/or Ghandi. No rewards, no recognition or gratefullness beyond and afterward. Only distrust, suspicision, treason, deception and hostileness while keeping faith and fighting despair. Thank you Bradley Burston for showing me I am prejudist, wrong and arrogant in thought and feeling about praying people, always thinking they pray for the downfall and destruction of their enemies and/or holy war, whether called Jihad, Armaggedon or Mog and the other opposite Mog. As a lesson for meself I will try very very hard a true prayer with open heart for peace in the ME and the holy land, adressing maybe the universe or the collective human sexual energy field or gravity itself or the green ants dreaming somewhere in the Australian dessert. It does not matter, because it ain't not what you do but the way that you do it. That's what makes results. Thanks again.

    from the article: Working for peace is a form of prayer
    First published 07:11 06.10.09 | Last updated 20:16 14.10.09
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