Bishop: Now don’t forget, don’t ever forget. You’ve promised to become a new man.
Jean Valjean: promise? Wha...why are you doing this?
Bishop: Jean Valjean, my brother, you no longer belong to evil. With this silver, I’ve bought your soul. I’ve ransomed you from fear and hatred, and now I give you back to God.
What the bishop does for the thief who stole bread is worth 4 and 1/2 stars by its lonesome!
One act of big love, Jesus love, transforms one man’s wretched life...thus changing, for the good, the hundreds and perhaps thousands of people he later encounters! Beautiful and deeply touching beyond words!
The first act is flawless and drags you into its world kicking and screaming.…