I’m very sorry Lord I said, I’d like to follow you,
But I don’t think religion is a manly thing to do.
To understand Jesus and his mission and deeds, the Incarnation, we need to ‘stand under’ Him (under His cross). Then, we may see more clearly, or we may still see only dimly as in a mirror but in this mirror we can at least see the perfect man – the reflection of God, the Incarnate God.
Philip Yancey in his book ‘The Jesus I never knew’ refers to speculation by John Howard Yoder on what might have happened if God had intervened to grant the request “take this … Continue reading