At Millennial Journal: A Spotlight on Abuse: Healing the Wounds of the World through Truth, Justice, and Solidarity

I went to see Spotlight a few weeks ago and had some Big Thoughts about it:

To embrace the Eucharist fully, we must also embrace justice and mercy. Apologies don’t fade the pain of the victims of abuse or their families, and the rifts within the Church and our communities don’t close by simply acknowledging that they exist. Spotlight reminds us that these wounds are deeper and more common than any of us would ever want to recognize or admit.

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