Uncovering Hope

Something from our Friend Hye Sung, and a small reflection to help bind some deep wounds:

“That is why faith, wherever it develops into hope, causes not rest but unrest, not patience but impatience. It does not calm the unquiet heart, but is itself this unquiet heart in man. Those who hope in Christ can no longer put up with reality as it is, but begin to suffer under it, to contradict it. Peace with God means conflict with the world, for the goad of the promised future stabs inexorably into the flesh of every unfulfilled present.”
Jürgen Moltmann, Theology of Hope

Not long before Donald Trump announced victory, early on the morning of Wednesday, November 9, my brother Kento died. I was in Italy, meeting him for the first time just days before he passe…

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