No Place for the State in Families of the Nation
by Lorna Dueck – Christianity.ca
I am one of those traumatized Canadians who actually was grounded, forbidden by my parents, from attending my class trip to the nation’s capital. This was before the days of Canada’s Senate tabling bills to affect family discipline, and before Globe editorial writers were pronouncing a Quebec court correct to overturn a dad’s decision to ground his daughter from the class trip.
I could write a book about my childhood – a lot of us could – but here’s the baffling truth: We’re born with sin in our genes and it takes a lifetime to evolve to good. [read the rest of the article here]