Let Your Kingdom Come, As We Forgive

The genocide in Rwanda had gradual, underlying causes but the eruption of violence was nevertheless sudden and unexpected. But the nation's journey since then is arguably the most successful post-genocide story in global history. John Steward was one of many individuals involved in grassroots healing and reconciliation projects that were crucial in this success. Forgiveness is critical in these contexts and central to the teaching of Jesus, famously in the Lord's Prayer which John Steward explores in this article.