AWAKEN OTHERS

To awaken others, it helps to have educational resources.

 

Here are some quotations that can be helpful:    

  • Jewish and Christian --"Let the waters teem with an abundance of living creatures" (Genesis 1:20)

  • Roman Catholic -- "Let us be protectors of creation..." (Pope Francis)

  • Nondenominational -- "The sea... holds one in its net of wonder forever." (Jacques Yves Cousteau)

  • Muslim (Qur'an) -- "We have made of water everything living" (Qur'an 21:30)

  • Buddhist -- "All life depends on our mindful steps." (Thich Nhat Hahn)

  • Native American/Indigenous -- "When the earth is sick, the animals will begin to disappear." (Chief Seattle)

  • Polynesian -- "Moana (ocean)... holds the good news that all of creation is interconnected" (Anglican Bishop Winston Halapua)

  • Hindu -- "Let there be undiluted and fulfilling peace everywhere." (Prayer from Atharva Veda)

  • Confucian -- " Just do the right and proper thing, and all will be well" (Classic of Documents, Chapter 12)

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