In other words, "How Might I Live Simply (Sustainably) So That Others Might Simply Live?"
Word Made Flesh
Bernie Glassman 1: Not Knowing, Bearing Witness, Loving Action
Dangerous Harvests: Are Bearing Witness Retreats Sugar for the Privile...: Over at one of her blogs, Buddhist blogger Nella Lou writes: There’s a lot of these witnessing retreats going on where the bourgeoisie p...
It's incredibly oxymoronic to think that I and/or we can fully "Bear Witness" to what those who died at Auschwitz experienced during WWII at a "retreat," and yet is it not worth my or your while to strive to experience their suffering in some small sense, whether it's reading an auto-biography of a survivor or going to the site and sitting amongst the ashes so to speak?
I DON'T KNOW YOU TELL ME? I really am interested in ALL of your thoughts and feelings on this so feel free to comment whenever and however. No Condemnation nor Criticism. ALL Comments are Welcome...??? All I ask is that you read the above articles and/or posts and think about them before commenting.
Peace and Love,