“Let there be peace, welfare and righteousness”

Reflecting on Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s contribution to peace ¬†thought I’d share a blessing by Hagen Hasselbalch which I found in Earth Prayers. It so beautifully captures the open-armed ambitions of the peace movement¬†inspired by folks like Dr. King: the desire for justice, for access, for respect for each other and the earth. Let …