Margaret Atwood

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What About the Meek?

by Margaret Atwood 12-08-2014
Margaret Atwood on the most difficult beatitude

Does “meek” mean a Uriah Heep-like unctuous humbleness? Does it mean softness or gentleness or weakness? Are “the meek” the powerless, or perhaps the poor? Is their meekness to be displayed toward God, but not toward people? How meek is meek, and do you always have to let bullies kick sand in your face at the beach?

Saving What We Love

by Margaret Atwood 01-05-2014

A hopeful encounter with real-life "God's Gardeners."