The Path of Repentance

A prism of light, creating a rainbow effect, gleams amid tree trunks and evergreen needles on a sunny day.

We are each, in a thousand different ways, both harmdoer and victim. Sometimes we are hurt. Sometimes we hurt others, whether intentionally or not. The path of repentance is one that can help us not only to repair what we have broken, to the fullest extent possible, but to grow in the process of doing so.

excerpt from On Repentance and Repair, pp. 49–50