First you have to die

March 25, 2009 — Leave a comment

As Robert Farrar Capon says, the reconciliation that God has in mind for us is dependent on our death.
“Jesus came to raise the dead. He did not come to teach the teachable; He did not come to improve the improvable; He did not come to reform the reformable….Jesus came to raise the dead — meaning by deadness, you in your deadness..”

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