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Friday, October 4th, 2019

 

"I don't know if it's possible, but can I give her a hug please, please?"

Man forgives brother’s killer, offers her Christ

Brother shows he wants to forgive Amber Guyger.

by Diana Chandler DALLAS, Oct. 3, 2019 (BP) — Sobbing erupted in a Dallas courtroom Wednesday (Oct. 2) as 18-year-old Brandt Jean offered forgiveness and Christ to Amber Guyger, the woman convicted the day before of murdering his older brother Botham in 2018. “I forgive you. And I know if you go to God and ask Him, He will forgive you,” Jean said during the sentencing hearing. “I love you just like anyone else. I’m not going to say I hope you rot and die just like my brother did,Read More


American Jewish life

American Jewry’s very bad, terrible year

by: Jeffrey Salkin Oct. 2, 2019 (RNS) — There is a Jewish saying that no one uses anymore. It is the Nehru jacket of American Jewish life. Good for the Jews. Bad for the Jews. That was how my late parents evaluated the world. Barbra Streisand – good for the Jews. Lenny Bruce – bad for the Jews. Sandy Koufax – good for the Jews. Bernie Madoff – bad for the Jews. This past year has not been good for the Jews. It was the worst, most perplexing, and mostRead More