We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
There are many good reasons to die. Money, nationalism, politics, and elections are not any of those reasons.
The church has always been physically connected in some way.
This is the night in which, imperceptibly, almost silently, the world shifted just a fraction, just enough, just barely enough, for God to do something new.
It has been a long time since I asked myself that question.