source In 2007, the crime-riddled nation of Ecuador did something surprising: It legalized the gangs that had been the source of much of the violence. Then something even more surprising happened over the next decade: Murder rates plummeted. Ecuador’s approach to violence reduction is about as far away as you can get from America’s, which
Today is the right time to forgive. This day is the proper time to love. And now is the appropriate time to do good, to “love enemies and pray for those who persecute [us].” Heaven is ready. It begins here and now, and becomes a reality when we begin to love and forgive. ~ Fr.
Sunday, February 24, 2019 “Stop judging and you will not be judged. Stop condemning and you will not be condemned. Forgive and you will be forgiven.” Luke 6:37 Do you judge others? Judging another is an easy thing to do. Sometimes we can meet a person and immediately arrive at some form of judgment. Perhaps