Lighten Up: The Wisdom of Forgiveness
Let’s do this.
Image from Manna and Mercy by Daniel Erlander
To no one’s surprise, yet to the sadness of many of us, several Christian spokespeople, including James Dobson, Mike Huckabee and Bryan Fischer, are blaming the shootings in Newtown, Conn, on abortion and gay marriage. This is sadly reminiscent of Jerry Falwell’s hurtful response to 9/11 when he divined that “the pagans,” “abortionists,” “feminists,” “gays,” “lesbians,”…
We love it when preachers have a well-developed sense of their own silliness.