Tag Archives: Church of England Waifs and Strays

Remembering History’s Overlooked Children

Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future. … Continue reading

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Apology as Public Ritual: Why It’s Still Important

The Evolution of Apology “Confession is good for the soul.” Though we in the 21st century West are living in a post-religious age, the role of ritual is no less important to human nature than it ever was. This is … Continue reading

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The Home Child Interviews

Part One: Perry Snow: INTRODUCTION Perry Snow is the son of a British Home Child, Frederick George Snow. His father was sent to Canada in 1925 by the Church of England Waifs and Strays Society at the age of 15. Fred … Continue reading

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