Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Spiritual Lessons: Priests in Prison

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I just finished reading Father Gordon MacRae's recent post. It involves a recurring dream he has and a priest who was his good friend. I found it very powerful

These Stone Walls: Empty Chairs at Empty Tables

Father Sean Coyle wrote a wonderful post about another priest in prison, one who was imprisoned for his faith, François-Xavier Cardinal Nguyên Van Thuán.

Association of Catholic Women Bloggers: Preaching Hope from Prison: François-Xavier Cardinal Nguyên Van Thuán

Both priests were falsely imprisoned. Both priests are/were imprisoned for a very long time. Both priests never gave up hope.  Both priests showed the power of forgiveness at work.

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