On the traditional feast of the Epiphany — a solemnity of peace and love — men and women rejected God-given reason and revelation and disgraced a nation.
What advice can the Curé of Ars offer to the reluctant penitent today?
May his soul, and souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
God does not assess our guilt as it compares to others; God is not a college professor who grades “on the curve.”
Whether it is self-evident or not, it is the philosophical belief in the rights of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness that helped make America both great and good.