Source: (2007) In Emmanuel Clapsis, ed., Violence and Christian Spirituality An Ecumenical Conversation. Geneva, Switzerland: World Council of Churches. Pp. 277-286.

"...This renewal is called reconciliation and goes hand in hand with the working force of forgiveness. In the following paragraphs I will try to elucidate these two notions of Christian spirituality by recalling the relevant data from the New Testament and elaborating them on the basis of the patristic tradition." (abstract)