Quote and Word of the Week

solomon-northupQuote of the Week 
““There’s a sin, a fearful sin, resting on this nation, that will not go unpunished forever. There will be reckoning yet … it may be sooner or it may be later, but it’s a coming as sure as the Lord is just”.”   – Samuel Northup, Twelve Years A Slave

Word of the Week:
retributive justice  –  retributive justice is a theory of justice that considers punishment, if proportionate, to be the best response to crime.  When an offender breaks the law, justice requires that they forfeit something in return.

The Last Quarter Moon is Tuesday, December 20, 2016.

Happy Winter Solstice