Notre Dame in Paris on fire.

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Old 04-18-2019, 01:14 PM
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Yes. Yes. And yes.
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Old 04-18-2019, 02:32 PM
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Merci, à toi aussi.
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Old 04-18-2019, 03:05 PM
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This cathedral welcomed people from all over the world. It’s great beauty was available for anyone who was interested in history.

As a person who has formally studied religion for over a decade, has relatives from every great faith, I am continually surprised by the emphasis on our divisions and not our similarities.

It is as if evil is snarling, waiting at the gates.

Hello, Velvet,

I have never been to Paris, but my daughter said when she saw Notre Dame, she was suddenly brought to tears by its beauty and history.

And thank you for the rest of your post, too.

There is an old saying in the teaching of writing that says, “Don’t tell. Show.”

I have never seen you, but I can see the voice in your writing. Your inner beauty shows through in your words.

I humbly thank you.

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Old 04-18-2019, 05:49 PM
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This cathedral welcomed people from all over the world. It’s great beauty was available for anyone who was interested in history.

As a person who has formally studied religion for over a decade, has relatives from every great faith, I am continually surprised by the emphasis on our divisions and not our similarities.

It is as if evil is snarling, waiting at the gates
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Very well stated.

My concern is that there is currently a large crack in the gate...and evil has already started oozing through.

Let's just hope we can repair the gate...very soon.

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Fire-ravaged Notre Dame now stabilized, firefighters leave - ABC News

A computer glitch might be the cause of the Cathedral of Notre Dame fire?
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