With Truth Comes Freedom

“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” - John 8:32


I once read that this is the most powerful verse in the Bible. But I believe the power of this statement goes beyond any Biblical teaching; it’s not specific to Christianity or any religion.


I believe that knowing the truth does indeed free us – it frees us to think openly, hear clearly, see broadly, and feel wholly.


To explain, I need to turn to another movie – The Matrix.



Morpheus - The Matrix is everywhere…It is the world that has been pulled over your eyes to blind you from the truth.
Neo - What truth?

In these previous two posts, I talked about seeing and accepting the truth. That we all have dark sides; that we are all, at times, racist (the adjective, not the noun). This truth is hard to face, and I share some