The Reality of Redemption

If you have been blessed to taste it, you know there is no deeper reality. Rich has a beautiful column about Chuck Colson. He writes: 

What seemed to be Chuck Colson’s fall from grace in the mid-1970s was really the opposite. It was the first step on an ascension to true courage and service. His life is a testament to how redemption, so often debased and abused in a 24/7 news cycle obsessed with celebrity and scandal, can be astonishingly powerful and real.

Please do read it.

Chuck most recently wrote for NRO in our “Can Religious Liberty Be Saved?” symposium on March 26.

Kathryn Jean Lopez — Kathryn Jean Lopez is a senior fellow at the National Review Institute and an editor-at-large of National Review. Sign up for her weekly NRI newsletter here. This column is based on one available through Andrews McMeel Universal’s Newspaper Enterprise Association.

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