Can you say middle ages?
This account is humiliating. A story that makes you wonder how humanity can get to this level and makes you hope for redemption and grace.
In reading Romans, I think I finally get chapter 5. Evil can never increase to the amount that grace will not be able to surmount it. Grace always goes beyond evil. From the beginning, love created the world and remakes the world, while evil can only destroy. As Rob Bell says, "love wins."
Let's pray for that in this story...
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