ESMR President Jill Aul will read an abridged version of the last address given by former New York Society for Ethical Culture leader Dr. Matthew Ies Spetter.
Here is a brief excerpt:
Whatever the complexities of the burdens and joys, we can learn that beyond all the dangers and perils we pass through, we can help each other grow. To remain open to 'the adventure of one’s soul,' as Abraham Heschel of the Jewish Theological Seminary, called it. None of us is excluded from that 'adventure.'