Frederick Buechner: Despair


English: Public domain image from Library of C...

English: Public domain image from Library of Congress http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/van.5a51769 taken by Carl Van Vechten in 1950 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

“Despair has been called the unforgivable sin–not presumably because God refuses to forgive it but because it despairs of the possibility of being forgiven.”
Frederick Buechner, Wishful Thinking, 1973

 

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