Naturally, many tears have been shed in the last few days since Pope Benedict XVI announced his retirement from the papacy. These tears are different than the tears of joy shed in April 2005, when he was elected our Holy Father.
Tears of both joy and sorrow come together in a song called Room of Tears.
It was written shortly after Benedict was inaugurated as pope, but now the song looks like it had a bit of the prophetic in its title.
Room of Tears is moving to watch as well as listen to. The visuals that the song’s composer and singer, Russ Rentler, put into the video add poignancy to the song. It’s as if you’re flipping through a family album for a brief moment. Some pictures make...READ MORE