ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Jesus Weeps for America

A reflection on mass shootings in America

Photo by Sophia Müller on Unsplash

Jesus weeps for you, America. His tears fall, one for every bullet and gun you sell for no good reason. He shudders that His love has been warped and twisted and allowed to be the foundation for terrible violence. “Let the little children come to me,” He said. Why must you let that be taken so literally?

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Jonny Masters

Jonny Masters

I write about being Christian and gay. I also write poetry and stories. My writing is eclectic, including themes such as pets, tourism, and humour.