The Works of Mercy v. the Works of War.

The Works of Mercy are the opposite of the works of war, feeding the hungry, sheltering the homeless, nursing the sick, visiting the prisoner. But we are destroying crops, setting fire to entire villages and to the people in them. We are not performing the works of mercy but the works of war. We cannot repeat this enough. http://www.catholicworker.org/dorothyday/articles/250.html

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