Bourse, Brussels after terrorist attacks in March 2016. Photo by Romaine via Wikimedia Commons

Only mercy is the true reaction to evil

Fr. Julián Carrón's letter to the editor was published by Corriere della Sera after the attacks in Brussels.
Julián Carrón

The following letter to the editor was published in Corriere della Sera on March 24, 2016.

"Dear Editor,

Once again lacerating pain knocks on our door, creating a total upheaval. In Spain, tragedy struck through the fragility of a bus driver who fell asleep at the wheel. In Belgium, the void once again showed its violent and merciless face, its 'blind violence,' in the words of Pope Francis."


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