Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable——think about such things.
Well. This week has been on that I allowed myself to be pushed off my serene perch arguing for the arming of teachers as one positive step we can take to mitigate the death toll of logic impaired megalomaniacs shooting up schools.
The world is what it is. Strip it of all the interpretations and commentaries, and it is still the same. There is someone out there who will delight in killing you for any number of reasons. Fortunately, most killers hate getting killed back, so some sort of equilibrium has been achieved.
But the Shabbat is here. God rested from his labors, and so shall I.