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Full Text of Obama’s Healing Our City Speech

President Obama.

 

The following is the full text of President Barack Obama’s remarks at the interfaith service held at Cathedral of The Holy Cross in the South End of Boston on April 18, 2013, as provided by the White House’s press office:

 

Hello, Boston! 

Scripture tells us to “run with endurance the race that is set before us.” Run with endurance the race that is set before us. 

On Monday morning, the sun rose over Boston. The sunlight glistened off the Statehouse dome. In the Common and the Public Garden, spring was in bloom. On this Patriot’s Day, like so many before, fans jumped onto the T to see the Sox at Fenway. In Hopkinton, runners laced up their shoes and set out on a 26.2-mile test of dedication and grit and the human spirit. And across this city, hundreds of thousands of Bostonians lined the streets — to hand the runners cups of water and to cheer them on.

It was a beautiful day to be in Boston — a day that explains why a poet once wrote that this town is not just a capital, not just a place. Boston, he said, “is the perfect state of grace.”   read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 19, 2013 at 4:10 am

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Tickets Are First Come, First Served to Obama’s Interfaith Service Thursday

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 18, 2013 at 9:55 am

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