Type: Prayer

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This prayer/blessing was written in 2020 for the 50th anniversary of Christopher Street Liberation Day, what we now collectively call Pride.
sun reflecting rainbow paint on stones
“And everyone has a Sea of Reeds to cross, / Everyone has a story…”
a young woman stands in a wheat field
“Please one who receives, crack me open so all I do is open…”
a person stands on a beach with arms open wide
“May the Holy Oneness hold us in the Light / so we may gaze upon the Sacred in each other’s eyes.”
a bird flies acriss a sky of clouds, some light and some dark
“May I be humbled to not to feel as though I have any true power to create meaningful, lasting change from my squares of influence…”
a woman sits on the grass looking at her phone
“To you, oh God of change, passage, flux, upheaval, and progress / be with us as the seasons turn…”
a girl holding a suitcase walks down a path surrounded by fields
“We cannot outrun / what humans have wrought…”
trees with no leaves stand in the desert with tangles limbs and roots
“If we gather around the Seder table in joy and don’t make room for tears, lo dayenu…”
the sun rises over the desert
“On this night, as we gather in our narrow places, / how can we not mourn the loss of our dear ones, those in captivity, those gone, those no longer our friends?”
a cloudy sky looms over the desert

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