Justice & Mercy

Seventy-one years ago today (20th Nov 1945) the Nuremberg Trials began in Germany, bringing to justice the Nazi military figures who committed such atrocious crimes against humanity in WWII. A day of reckoning. A day of victory for millions of victims and their families. A day of justice. This morning (20th Nov 2016) Pope Francis closed the Holy door at St. Peter’s Basilica, commemorating the end of a year celebrating forgiveness, during which the door was left open as a symbol of these values. The Pope urged us as human beings not to shut the door on reconciliation in our […]