Posts tagged "humanity"

Our Amazing Ability to Forget

In the Name of the Compassionate and Infinitely Merciful Beloved Lord I have always marveled at the ability of human beings – in the midst of terrible tragedy – to find a way to smile and even laugh. I see this time and again in the ICU: despite the fact that a loved one just... Read more »

Friday Sermon: The Test of the Beautiful

In the Name of the Compassionate and Infinitely Merciful Precious Beloved This was the sermon I gave in Friday prayer services today: In the seventh verse of the eighteenth chapter of the Quran, it states: Behold, We have willed that all beauty on earth be a means by which we put humanity to a test,... Read more »