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“At its most basic level, the everyday practice of being with other people is the practice of loving the neighbor as the self.  More intricately, it is the practice of coming face-to-face with another human being, preferably someone different enough to qualify as a capital
“O” ~ Other ~ and at least entertaining the possibility that this is one of the faces of God.”

~Barbara Brown Taylor, from An Altar in the World