Tag: Mark

For the abused and mistreated: What does forgiveness require of you?

The talk show guest didn’t intend to question the sincerity of those offering the Charleston gunman forgiveness, but his words spilled out that way.  What he said was, “Just saying that you forgive someone doesn’t mean that you’ve actually forgiven them.” The anchorwoman sitting… Continue Reading “For the abused and mistreated: What does forgiveness require of you?”

Perpetual Outsiders – Here is your patron saint

St. Francis’s life was “that of a perpetual outsider.” – James Cowan, from Francis: A Saint’s Way St. Francis is remembered by the general population as the kind man who loved nature.  But he was so much more.  James Cowan calls him the “perpetual… Continue Reading “Perpetual Outsiders – Here is your patron saint”