What is it to truly “respect” another? (An Excerpt)

The Princeton Prize in Race relations has as its Mission Statement to promote harmony, understanding, and RESPECT among people of different races. Similarly, in my own faith tradition, the baptismal vow asks us to RESPECT the dignity of every human being.Respect. From the Latin root word “Specere” to look. Re-spect literally means to look again.…

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Madiba!…Let your greatness bloom!

On December 6, 2013 after a life of 95 years, Nelson Mandela left this earth and now rests in God’s bosom.  His body is gone but his light endures.  And what a light it is!  There have been so many powerful and wonderful things said about Madiba’s life and his contributions to his native South…

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