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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: An instance or a place of suffering.
In the New Testament, Gethsemane was a garden near the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem, and the scene of Jesus’s agony and betrayal. Via Latin and Greek from Aramaic gat samne (oil press). Earliest documented use: 1901.
“She shared their troubles, and her courage and devotion provided a shield for them in the dark hours of their Gethsemane.”
Maude D. Petre; Alfred Loisy; Cambridge University Press; 2014.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions. -Adlai Stevenson, governor, ambassador (5 Feb 1900-1965)