I’ve serious problems with very modern theologians who view all of scripture literally. My problem is that the Bible is not so simple of a book, and to understand it literally is to simplify it. It’s a con game for people who don’t like the fact they can’t understand it all. Richard Rohr asks, “What if the Bible is authoritative and alive and transformative but not full of simple thoughts that are easy to categorize?” Essentially he’s asking, “Does the Bible have authority and it controls me, or I have authority and I control it?” […]
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What if the biggest thing getting in the way of the life you want to live, and maybe even the life you were made to live, is the sense that what you have is “good enough”? What if being “content” is ruining your story?
About five years ago, I started feeling restless.
I had been out of grad school for almost two years, and was working a full-time job that paid well. I lived in a great apartment with a dear friend who loved to run and cook and entertain as much as I did, and our co-existence was […]