Karen Armstrong

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How can we respond creatively to the pain that we see everywhere in our world?

On the morning of 27 September, at the Vancouver Peace Summit, I, Desmond Tutu and His Holiness the Dalai Lama will accept the Fetzer Prize for Love and Forgiveness and that afternoon, we, Karen Armstrong and Desmond Tutu, will be calling on the world to sign up to a charter for compassion. Compassion is the principled determination to put ourselves into the place of the other and lies at the heart of all truly religious and ethical systems. Thousands of people have contributed to the charter online, it has been composed by leading thinkers in many different faiths and is a cooperative effort to restore compassion to the centre of religious, moral and political life.…  Seguir leyendo »