Has our pursuit of freedom at all costs enslaved us to hyper-individualism?
Has American Christianity lost sight of what its real hope is supposed to be in?
Jesus’ destruction of property when he drove the money changers from the temple was nothing less than an act of political and economic solidarity with the victims of oppression in his society.
In trying to rationalize resurrection, maybe we're trying too hard to look past reality instead of looking deeply into it.
It was so easy to condemn the imperfect and unclean. To protect comfortable traditions, strict legalism, cozy doctrine. Anyone can cling to those things that benefit oneself and exclude those who don’t measure up. Anyone can call others to conform to their self-interest.