Yielding To Christianity

Patricia Hofer

What does being created in God’s “image” mean?

Being created in God’s “image” means that each human being walks out into the world with a consciousness breathed into us by our Creator. The problem for us is that this inspiration of consciousness, motivated as it is by Christ’s spirit, is trying to communicate with a brain that would rather not listen!

I think Jesus is distinguishing these two motivators, the goodness of our conscious spirit and the badness of the brain’s selfishness, when… Continue reading

Now this is progressive Christianity.

“The grandeur of the poem is that Job pleads his cause with God against all the remonstrance of religious authority, recognizing no one but God, and justified therein. And the grandest of all is this, that he implies, if he does not actually say, that God ‘owes’ something to his creature. This is the beginning of the greatest discovery of all–that God owes ‘himself’ to the creature he has made in his image, for so… Continue reading

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