Saints are those who wake up while in this world, instead of waiting for the next one. We dare not accept any theory of salvation—much less socialization, economics, or politics—that is based on violence, exclusion, social pressure, or moral coercion. God saves by loving and including, not excluding or punishing.

Richard Rohr, Nov. 8, 2020 – God is the ultimate nonviolent one, so we dare not accept any theory of salvation—much less socialization, economics, or politics—that is based on violence,…