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Letter: Heart control: We need to heal first, then society will change

Published: Saturday, Aug. 1 2015 4:37 p.m. MDT

We must heal our hearts first. Then society will change by itself. (David Goldman, AP) We must heal our hearts first. Then society will change by itself. (David Goldman, AP)

There has been yet another heartbreaking act of violence. Immediately, the dialogue turns to gun control, as if that is the answer to the problem.

Outward control cannot heal a heart filled with rage. When millions flock to the latest violent movie and contention sells on the airwaves, we have only ourselves to blame.

We must heal our hearts first. Then society will change by itself.

Kathleen Newton

Lindon

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