Faith answers need for peace and serenity in a troubled world, says Roméo Dallaire
Dallaire temporarily lost his faith after witnessing the 1994 Rwandan genocide of nearly a million people. Dallaire now says “There is a God fighting evil, and sometimes he wins and sometimes he loses, but that belief in God is going to sustain you. That is absolutely essential to be able to survive and sustain in these incredible challenges.”Lincoln Ho, Grandin Media
In military terms, ‘covering your 6 o’clock’ means watching someone’s back while they’re in combat. For retired lieutenant-general Roméo Dallaire, his Catholic faith is how he covers his 6 o’clock.
And it is faith, says Dallaire, that is sorely needed in