9/11: Are we expected to forgive?

One of the most basic foundations for any person of faith is the notion put forth by 18th century English poet Alexander Pope in that "to err is human, to forgive divine", and that we should love even our enemies. But how far does that go? Are the families and friends of those killed in the Islamofascist … Continue reading 9/11: Are we expected to forgive?

Nigger: Just a word, or something more?

In January 2006, Alison Antoine woke to find the words "Die Nigger" spray-painted on the front of the house in Stiles, Antrim A Philadelphia Police Officer is in some hot water today thanks to racially insensitive comments he made while escorting a college student journalist. It brings to the fore a legitimate question: are words … Continue reading Nigger: Just a word, or something more?