Mar 30, 2020
Vincent van Gogh painted “Lentetuin,” or “Spring Garden,” in 1884. The painting is estimated to be worth between one million and six million euros.
This morning, the director of the Netherlands museum where the painting was on loan announced that it had been stolen overnight.
The theft is just one example of the pandemic’s ever-widening consequences. Here’s another: isolation and anxiety regarding COVID-19 may be acting as triggers for those in recovery.
And another: according to Time, “As the physical coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, an emotional pandemic is following fast in its wake.”
In response, let’s consider a biblical meditation that may help us respond to fear with faith.
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