Fatimah was a Muslim classmate of Dumisani’s and they often did projects together in different subjects. Her brother had been quite concerned about their friendship at one time but the families had also got to know each other and sometimes visited during their special holiday celebrations. The two friends enjoyed continuing the exercise from the previous day but this time with the positive qualities. She brought along the Quran so that they could compare passages; in fact she knew her way around their holy book better than he did.
“Put on as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassion, kindness, lowliness, meekness and patience, forbearing one another and forgiving each other if one has a complaint. Over all these put on love which binds everything together in perfect harmony. Col 3:12-17.
Pope Francis: A correct relationship with the created world demands that we not weaken this social dimension of openness to others, much less the transcendental dimension of our openness to the “Thou” of God.” LS 119