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July 02, 2015

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Equality, Honesty and Dignity: Our Week in Wisdom

Posted July 2, 2015 @ 01:58 pm Categories: Wisdom Warehouse

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On The Wisdom Daily this week (June 29 - July 3), we looked at the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling to strike down all bans on same-sex marriages, the need for all Americans to actively participate in the fight against racism, the extraordinary day for dignity as a leadi...

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Brad Hirschfield Brad Hirschfield

Illuminating and Upholding Our Self-Evident Truths

Posted July 2, 2015 @ 01:49 pm Categories: Daily Life, Videos, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

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From Odyssey Networks' Faith on the Record series: Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. These rights endowed by our creator - equally, in all of us - are fundamental in America. And while we hold these truths to be self-evident, as our Declaration of Independ...

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Brad Hirschfield Brad Hirschfield

An American Struggle: Rebuilding Trust

Posted July 2, 2015 @ 10:06 am Categories: News & Politics, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

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Our money may bear the words "In God We Trust," and almost 90% of Americans may claim belief in God (or a higher power). But when it comes to government, organized religions or most other large institutions, a very different picture emerges. According to new polling...

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Brad Hirschfield Brad Hirschfield

South Carolina’s Race to Erase the Past

Posted July 1, 2015 @ 10:33 am Categories: Videos, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

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From Odyssey Networks' Faith on the Record series: In Biblical times, the ritual of scapegoating involved sending a symbol of sin over a cliff, to help the community heal. But as I wrote about last year on The Wisdom Daily, the process requires looking inward before...

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Humility and Grace in a Profound Visit to Charleston

Posted June 30, 2015 @ 11:32 am Categories: Spirituality & Faith, Videos, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , ,

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About ten days ago, I traveled to Charleston to hold hands and hearts, to listen and learn, to comfort and console. I am still trying to metabolize the profound sacred mixture of anger, sadness, forgiveness, wisdom and grace I experienced. My tradition teaches that ...

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Dignity Above All

Posted June 29, 2015 @ 10:26 am Categories: News & Politics, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , ,

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That morning, they lined up outside the College of Charleston's arena, a diverse crowd taking time to be present, knowing the emotions they felt transcended the moment and were inseparable from a greater historical struggle, far from over. The gathering took shape a...

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