The vulnerabilities of illness do not define the person, but require that they receive extra care.
Right now we are living with communal grief, if not also personal grief. It is hard to see our holiness, but it is there.
I kept waking up at night with the image of field hospitals in my head and thinking, “We’re going to have to build field hospitals.” My only experience with field hospitals was watching M*A*S*H* and seeing news reports from other countries in crisis.
Answering difficult questions about the world and comforting people in a time of need requires the best wisdom from both religion and science.