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Hector Black Forgives The Man Who Murdered His Daughter

Hector Black Forgives The Man Who Murdered His Daughter

I recently learned about Transom.org through This American Life. If you like TAL, you might enjoy listening to the Transom podcast, which produced an amazing (and relatively brief) interview with Hector Black, an elderly organic farmer, whose adopted daughter was killed by a crack-addicted burglar. Black describes this terrible incident and the ensuing relationship he […]

The Green River Killer and the Bearded Old Man

The Green River Killer and the Bearded Old Man

Word of warning: this is grisly and definitely not for the faint of heart. But as an episode of tangible forgiveness – initiated in response to sin and only sin (of the most heinous kind) rather than some outward display of repentance or even remorse (or any kind of merit) – it’s simply too powerful […]