A family resurrection and 'Kingdom Come'

Thursday, April 19, 2001 at 1:00am

Two weeks before Easter I got a call. A counselor at a middle school in upstate New York intercepted my 11-year-old nephew's plan of suicide. I was stunned. As a child of a broken home with two parents who barely speak civilly to one another, my young nephew opted for a way out of his lonely pain.

Some 25 years earlier my own family

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