[Chane Retirement Bump] A Message of Hope: Bishop of Washington Writes Area Homeless
Friday, February 12, 2010 • 10:15 pm
“I felt it appropriate to write this open letter not only to assure those of you suffering the throes of burdened conscience, metaphorically imprisoned by the forces of religious intolerance headquartered at the Gale School, that liberation is at hand…”
Amid the flurry of communication between bishops and dioceses these days, it’s easy to overlook the small, simple acts of kindness. This morning one of our sources inside the Diocese of Washington sent us this soon-to-be-released “Open Letter to the Homeless of Washington DC” written by Bishop John Chane. In this hard cold world of ecclesial politics, human kindness is a rare commodity and sentiments like Bishop Chane’s are precious gems.
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