“Light is most beautiful when it makes a path in the darkness.”
I don’t trust “good” people. The terrorists who murdered 147 people in Kenya last year called themselves al-Shabaab, “the good people.”
So, no, I don’t trust “good” people.
But forgiven people—those I can relate to.
Now he confronts his own darkness (dramatization based on biblical/historical research) en route to forgiveness:
“Jesus sent us out in twos,” Simon (now called Peter) writes in his journal. “He anointed us to preach and do miracles in his name. Did we believe it? We hoped. When an old rabbi in Gerazim said that people are made righteous by following ‘every jot of the Law,’ I shouted, ‘No! The righteous live by faith.’
‘What proof do you have that God accepts your faith?’ he asked…
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