Saturday, July 04, 2009

Jesus, the ark of God

From one of my favorite internet Pastors: Ray Ortland, Immanuel Church, Nashville, Tennessee in Christ is deeper still (his blog).

"[John's gospel] speaks in the clearest voice we have that sentence all humankind craves . . . : the Maker of all things loves and wants me. In no other book our culture possesses can we see a clearer graph of that need, that tall enormous radiant arc -- fragile creatures made by the Father's hand, hurled into space, then caught at last by a man in some ways like ourselves, though the ark of God."

Reynolds Price, Three Gospels, page 177.

3 John 8
Bill H.

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