Editor’s Note: This post comes from Pastor Prayers, the blog of the Rev. Parisa Parsa, who describes herself as a mother and a minister serving a wonderful congregation in Milton, MA. Parisa writes:
This is the text I wrote as the basis for my homily at the UU Vespers service at Occupy Boston on October 16, 2011. I spoke without notes, so the homily delivered was ‘adapted.’
Isn’t it great to be here?
It is a thing of beauty to see people coming together across political persuasions and ages and ethnicity and just about everything else in order to say: we are all in the same boat.
In order to say: we are all in the same boat and we are not about to let it sink! It is ours to repair and restore together. (more…)