- Catholic Edward Hays offers "A Prayer for Zeal."
- Spiritual teacher Eknath Easwaran salutes the zeal of Gandhi in a life of service to others.
- Jesuit theologian Jon Sobrino praises the primordial saintliness of poor women whose lives incarnate the spiritual practice of zeal.
- Rabbi Harold Kushner acknowledges the zeal for life that is inherent in the traditional Jewish toast over a glass of wine.
- Robert Ellsberg honors and cherishes those saints who live out of the deepest part of themselves.
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