To understand Jesus as the Forgiving Victim, Father Mark Dean, OMI, uses the work of René Girard and James Alison to look at how we, as humans, are shaped according to the desires of others. Join us as we journey from Garden to Vineyard and ...
... Explore the nature of God - a God who is neither violent nor in rivalry with us.
... Travel to the Garden of Eden to experience the plucking of the "forbidden" fruit to better understand this Forgiving Victim.
... Look to Jesus' parables to transform their understanding of how the Victim always chooses forgiveness and nonviolence to transform our hearts and souls.