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Most world religions have their version of The Golden Rule: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”
It’s a basic societal norm and a trust upon which we build our communities.
Yet, in a city where two-thirds of the population is either Christian, Muslim, Sikh, Buddhist, Hindu or Jewish, Calgary has had to implement a face-covering bylaw for indoor public areas and public vehicles starting August 1, today.
One would think that wearing a mask for the sake of others wouldn’t be a big problem in our city.
And yet it is.
For Christians this is especially curious — given the nature of who Jesus was.