Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s voice rang clearly in my ear: Grace must never be cheap.
Professor Margaret Farley: “If you do not forgive them, who will?”
“What my friend needed … isn’t ‘well, I guess he’s at peace now.’”
He was the last in line. As he shook my hand he threw his other arm around my neck and began to weep.
Review by Ephraim Radner • The monastic life of Christian community and prayer remains the richest fruit of Christian de Chergé’s witness.
By Steven R. Ford
Real unity is the fruit of persuasion and of compromise, and not simply of driving out opposition.
The Confessional is an installation meant to provoke reflection on the radical nature of forgiveness. The idea was born through artist Carole Baker’s struggle to forgive someone after she felt deeply wounded.