Remembering all the victims of war
Each week my church includes a prayer for the families of American soldiers
who have died. As the names are read, I try to hold them in prayer. But I have wrestled with these prayers.
Working with Available Light: A Family's World after Violence, by Jamie Kalven
Christ's death to end sacrifice
On every Lenten journey many people stumble over the paradox of the Christian story. Jesus’s death saves the world, and it ought not to have happened. It fulfills prophecy, but it was the work of sinners.