Wright places considerable weight on his thesis that the Gospel is very much an anti-imperial polemic/attack/rhetoric. Does this thesis hold up to close scrutiny?
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There is a day coming when everything will be perfect. As the Prophet Isaiah said, “When the lamb and the wolf will lay down together.” The prophet Amos said, “When justice rolls down like water and righteousness like a mighty stream.” Dr. 1,549 more words
I continue to make headway through Wright’s ‘Jesus and the Victory of God’, and just finished the section ‘Symbol and Controversy’. Wright focused on Jesus’ challenge to the great symbols of Israel – the temple, Torah, food, land, and family – and his redefinition of them around himself. 160 more words