Even When Our Hearts Are Broken

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Even when our hearts are broken
by our own failure
or the failure of others
cutting into our lives,
even when we have done all we can
and life is still broken,
there is a Universal Love
that has never broken faith with us
and never will.

Reading #184 in Lifting Our Voices: Readings in the Living Tradition

About the Author

Rebecca Parker

The Rev. Dr. Rebecca Ann Parker is a theologian who served as president of the Unitarian Universalist Starr King School for the Ministry in Berkeley, California, from 1999 to 2014. She is the co-author with Rita Nakashima Brock of Prover… of Ashes: Violence, Redemptive Suffering, and the Search...

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