Help us then, now, Lord, to work for that day when nation shall not lift up sword against nation, when tanks will be beaten into tractors, when every man and every woman shall sit under his or her own vine and fig tree, and none shall be afraid; when justice will roll down like waters and righteousness as a mighty stream.
- Civil rights veteran Rev. Joseph Lowery
Thursday, January 22, 2009
Quote of the week
It was selected by Sojourners and is taken from, of course, the Inauguration benediction: