The modern tendency toward inwardness makes it more difficult to grasp the substance of biblical repentance, which does insist upon actions.
Repentance in the Torah involved restitution for the wronged, responsibility from and grace for the wrongdoer, and justice within the whole community.
The recent murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd have left many Americans wondering how to respond to…
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