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Bruce Westerdahl, Parable Scribe
“The Lord is my helper, and therefore shall I never fear. The Lord is my high tower. In Him will I be confident. The Lord is the strength of my life. Of whom shall I be afraid?”
The mortality rate from famine and undernourishment is down.
Childhood illnesses of all kinds have dropped dramatically.
The number of electoral democracies is at an historic high.
The world is better-educated, better-fed, healthier and freer.
Violent crime in America is down.
Female literacy reached new heights.
“Blessed are the broken hearts, betrayed by pain and loss.”
“I was once forsaken and alone upon a cross.”