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The Joy of forgiveness

Violence answered with violence always begets more violence. Last week our nation was shocked when Adam Lanza walked into an elementary school, bringing violence and hurt with him. Adam’s violence ended in minutes,  but did not die with him. His … Continue reading

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When joy lines the casket

Our advent calendar calls us to shift our focus this week to joy. But nothing seems more incompatible with the news from Newtown than joy. Joy seems far more compatible with babies in mangers than babies in caskets. When I was a … Continue reading

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