Some welcoming news from the University of Oxford researchers confidently saying one million coronavirus vaccines would be ready by September. People from all walks of life are stepping up to the plate to help, from preparing and delivering food, picking up waste, to driving needed supplies, to hosting a ‘One World Together at Home’ benefit concert, raising initially 50 million dollars for WHO’s efforts around the world supporting people on the margin -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87-ZFjLfBAQ to all the incredible healthcare workers around the world putting their lives on the line. From the bottom of our hearts we say, thank you, thank you, thank you. Compassion is rising from the ashes of disaster around the world.
The first beneficiary of compassion is oneself
The first beneficiary of compassion is always oneself. When compassion, or warm-heartedness, arises in us and our focus shifts away from our own narrow self-interest, it is as if we open an inner door. It […]
We are coming home
There is a sigh of relief. Far from over, but some confidence is building that we will get through this. Rates of increase in new cases from hot spots around the world are decreasing, except […]
In today’s interconnected and globalized world
In today’s interconnected and globalized world, it is now commonplace for people of dissimilar world views, faiths and races to live side by side. It is a matter of great urgency, therefore, that we find […]