The Throne Room

Peter Rollins tells a parable similar to this one:  Imagine yourself as a pious Christian person who has gone to church every Sunday, Bible Study on Wednesdays, occasionally volunteered in the food pantry now dead and in heaven. You are looking forward to seeing St. Peter at the gate with his grand big Book of … Continue reading The Throne Room

Burning Bibles

Imagine with me a pastor walking through the city on an azure winter day, clear skies with a wind that is chilling enough to appreciate the coziness of your clothing. On his walk he sees a homeless man sitting in an alley with a small makeshift cardboard shelter, a blanket, a pillow, and a shopping … Continue reading Burning Bibles