If you open the door to allegory in Scripture, you open the door to your own agenda.
Historical truth is necessary to unpacking a tradition.
Propositional theology is a 19th century phenomenon; prior generations focused on theology as wisdom.
The Kingdom of God is in our presence - midst, not within us.
History is about survival of insight... how we adjust to what is happening around us.
Friday, October 12, 2007
Sifting through old notes
and stumbled on a 3x5 card of highlights from a lecture I heard at Xavier. Thought I'd throw them out for comment in no particular order: