Sunday, September 8, 2013
WHAT AWAKES HUMANITY
Architect Luigi Salemi shared with me this testimony of Claire Ly, Journalist and Writer, Professor at the Institute of Science and Theology of Religions (ISTR) in Marseille.
Ly, a Buddhist, was a victim of the Khmer Rouge, who murdered most of her family. In this moving talk, she tells of raging at "the Western God" for the better part of two years. Then she had an encounter with Christ: like her, a refugee, in exile, the suffering servant. She was "seduced by his humanity"...