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From the December 1, 2008 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

'WORDS TO PRAY BY' Reading Liz Mata's article "Prayerful steps to end the evils of modern-day slavery," I found myself with pen in hand, circling many good ideas [October 13, "Prayer guards the door of thought"]. Whether one is enslaved by others or feels enslaved by their jobs, the economy, their bodies or personal fears, her words invoke a powerful healing response: "Not even one of God's sons and daughters can ever be resigned to a state of poverty.