Tag Archives: Holocaust survivor

Risking it all to save strangers—remembering Gisella Perl

Jacquline Musgrave Peoria, Arizona, United States   Dr. Gisella Perl after World War II. Source. Her hands were cracked and covered in mud and dirt as she delivered the baby, broke its little neck, closed its eyes, and buried it in a hole outside. No one would know about this baby, or the others who […]

Love, cancer, and the caregiver’s faith of C.S. Lewis

Joshua Niforatos Cleveland, Ohio, United States   Poi se torno all’ eternal fontana. Dante Alighieri, Paradiso, Canto XXXI Author C.S. Lewis wears a bathrobe in his house. Photo by © Norman Parkinson C.S. Lewis, the medieval and Renaissance scholar of Oxford and Cambridge Universities, wrote prolifically on myriad topics and won international recognition early in life. […]