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April 23, 2014 12:00 AM

MEEKS: Easter Day and death row

Though I always enjoy Holy Week and the wonderful rituals of our church which are re-enacted during this time, this year was more powerful than in past years. Of course, as is true for most people, there is a lot going on in my life and with my family and friends. But one fairly new part of my journey is my friendship with a person who is on death row. I began this journey with much thoughtful reflection because I know that it is very important not to reach out to people in such circumstances if the offer of hospitality will not be ongoing.

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