Remembering to Forget

Stephen White of Catholic University reflects on memory:

“Forgetfulness, too, is part of God’s Providence. Forgetfulness can even be liberating, as when mercy drowns out regret. Maybe our culture, in which everything is cataloged and stored forever in ‘The Cloud’ and which seems to forget nothing except what is important, could stand to forget a few things. Maybe that would allow us to remember the more important things, or even ponder some new things.”

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