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. . . is a grassroots movement that promotes, supports and celebrates San Antonio’s commitment to be a world-class compassionate city: one where the civic government, the religious and volunteer organizations, the businesses, the community and its educational institutions come together to recognize the importance and value of compassion in the life of a city and by doing so create an ethos of compassion and a safety net for its most vulnerable citizens. #compassionateSA

Mayor Nirenberg has kicked off the
COMPASSIONATE SAN ANTONIAN
program to honor San Antonio-area residents who demonstrate San Antonio’s #CompassionateSA values, recognizing individuals who serve our community through acts of kindness and compassion, making a difference in the lives of others.

Mayor Nirenberg has kicked off the
COMPASSIONATE SAN ANTONIAN
program to honor San Antonio-area residents who demonstrate San Antonio’s #CompassionateSA values, recognizing individuals who serve our community through acts of kindness and compassion, making a difference in the lives of others.

Mayor Nirenberg has kicked off the
COMPASSIONATE SAN ANTONIAN
program to honor San Antonio-area residents who demonstrate San Antonio’s #CompassionateSA values, recognizing individuals who serve our community through acts of kindness and compassion, making a difference in the lives of others.

The City of San Antonio is standing up against domestic violence as it launched its new month-long campaign “Love Is…” on October 2, 2019.

If you or someone you know needs help, resources can be found dialing 211 or CLICK HERE.

The City will also launch a 5-year comprehensive plan to end abuse later this month with a new commission involving six areas – judiciary, persecution, health care, non profits, community law enforcement and education.

THE CHARTER FOR COMPASSION

. . is an international initiative to restore compassionate action to the center of religious, moral and political life. Compassion is the principled determination to put ourselves in the shoes of the other, and lies at the heart of all religious and ethical systems.

Happy Birthday To . . . Morihei & Margaret

Happy Birthday To . . . Morihei & Margaret

December 14, 1883 Morihei Ueshiba "As soon as you concern yourself with the 'good' and 'bad' of your fellows, you create an opening in your heart for maliciousness to enter. Testing, competing with, and criticizing others weaken and defeat you." December 14, 1897...

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Happy Birthday To . . . John & Tip

Happy Birthday To . . . John & Tip

December 9, 1608 John Milton "He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well." December 9, 1912 Tip O'Neill "All politics is local."

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Poem: “Making Life Worth While,”  by George Eliot

Poem: “Making Life Worth While,” by George Eliot

Every soul that touches yours - Be it the slightest contact - Get there from some good; Some little grace; one kindly thought; One aspiration yet unfelt; One bit of courage For the darkening sky; One gleam of faith To brave the thickening ills of life; One glimpse of...

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Happy Birthday To . . . Abbie & David

Happy Birthday To . . . Abbie & David

November 30, 1936 Abbie Hoffman "You measure a democracy by the freedom it gives its dissidents, not the freedom it gives its assimilated conformists." November 30, 1947 David Mamet "Every reiteration of the idea that nothing matters debases the human...

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Two Farming Brothers

Two Farming Brothers

This story is passed down in both Hebrew & Arab versions. In the Hebrew version, King Solomon is believed to have built the first temple on the ground where the two brothers met and embraced. In the Arab version, at the end of the story: "In the morning, each brother...

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Interfaith Calendar, December, 2019

December 1-24: Advent – Christian
December 6: Saint Nicholas Day – Christian
December 8: Bodhi Day (Rohatsu) – Buddhism
December 8: Immaculate Conception of Mary – Catholic Christian
December 12: Feast day – Our Lady of Guadalupe – Catholic Christian
December 16-25: Posadas Navidenas – Hispanic Christian
December 21: Solstice / Yule – Wicca/Pagan
December 23-30: Hanukkah – Jewish
December 24: Christmas Eve – Christian
December 25: Christmas – Christian
December 26: Zarathosht Diso (Death of Prophet Zarathushtra) – Zoroastrian
December 26: St Stephen’s Day – Christian
December 27: Saint John – Apostle and Evangelist – Christian
December 28: Holy Innocents – Christian
December 29: Holy Family – Catholic Christian
December 31: Watch Night – Christian

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  1. DreamWeek2020 Opening Ceremony Breakfast with Keynote Speaker Paul Rusesabagina

    January 10, 2020 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  2. Religion and Violence: It’s Complicated

    January 12, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Human Trafficking Town Hall Meeting

    January 13, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Vigil for Interfaith Justice

    January 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. MLK: His Legacy of Resistance

    January 14, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  6. 33rd Annual MLK Interfaith Worship Service

    January 19, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  7. MLK March

    January 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  8. SA 2020 Impact Report Luncheon

    January 22, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  9. Our Shared Humanity: The Geneva Conventions in 2020

    January 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  10. The Beatitudes of Matthew Chapter 5 & the Final Judgment in Matthew 25: Changing the Trajectory of Human History with Ramon Duran

    February 4, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm