What Modern Self-Atonement Looks Like

“Very few, if any, of us have ever tried to atone for our sins by shedding the blood of an animal. We view that system of sacrifice as unthinkable, archaic. But that doesn’t mean that we don’t try to atone for our sins in other ways. When we see that we’ve failed again we make resolutions.” -Elyse Fitzpatrick, Comforts from the Cross

 

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