The Rev. Liz Walker on the Red Sox World Series victory:
It is a magical time when an entire community can share a mountain top experience, the stuff of bible stories, legends and song. The Red Sox story has always been about much more than sports, but now, more than ever, it is the ultimate story about the ascension of the human spirit and the great capacity of a collective heart. It doesn’t matter if we were dancing in the smoke of the fireworks at Fenway or celebrating with pizza in front of the TV… the Red Sox victory has given us all a moment on the heights where we can truly see the promise and possibilities of community. The Marathon bombing robbed us of lives and innocence and left us with a sense of despair. Recovery has not been easy. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.