The Rabbi’s Journey

The Rabbi’s Journey

A wealthy merchant comes to the town where a Rabbi, famous for his wisdom, lives and he asks to be allowed to meet him. A meeting is arranged and the merchant is ushered into the Rabbi’s house. When he looks around he is flabbergasted. “Where is your fine...
The Flip of a Coin

The Flip of a Coin

During a momentous battle, a Japanese general decided to attack even though his army was greatly outnumbered. He was confident they would win, but his men were filled with doubt. On the way to the battle, they stopped at a religious shrine. After praying with the men,...
The Lion Beaten by a Man

The Lion Beaten by a Man

A picture once was shown, In which one man, alone, Upon the ground had thrown A lion fully grown. Much gloried at the sight the rabble. A lion thus rebuked their babble:— That you have got the victory there, There is no contradiction. But, gentles, possibly you are...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

The photo above is from #MeToo to #WeWill, a male led effort to stop interpersonal violence, held at the P.E.A.C.E. Initiative on January 6. We found it on their Facebook timeline. “The time is now to get int he game; to act and move towards a more respectful,...
Parable of the Poisoned Arrow

Parable of the Poisoned Arrow

It is as if a man had been wounded by an arrow thickly smeared with poison, and his friends and kinsmen were to get a surgeon to heal him, and he were to say, I will not have this arrow pulled out until I know by what man I was wounded, whether he is of the warrior...