Mercy for the city

Mercy is a core Christian impulse; it’s part of the heartbeat of the gospel.  I wondered last week how mercy might play out in Toronto’s mayoral misadventures.  And while mercy may feel like folly, it is not at all incompatible with wisdom. That got me thinking about another angle into this Toronto train wreck, now… Continue reading Mercy for the city

Mercy for the mayor?

Toronto mayor Rob Ford promised to end the gravy train at city hall but no one imagined a train wreck like this. It’s been a scandal like nothing seen before in Toronto the good.   This past week there’s been a snickering snort in our noses and a condescending smirk on our faces as we… Continue reading Mercy for the mayor?