Less Ideology, More Love
Jesus’ kind of love conquers the world, not Pilate’s violence & injustice.
Here's "Ozymandias" by Percy Bysshe Shelley, as mentioned in the sermon.
Love God & Love Neighbor
Loving God and loving neighbor reforms the world
Study & Share Insert:
...# 1. & 2. Compare & contrast these readings with those of the Festival of the Our Lord’s Epiphany. Consider themes, actions, language, grammar, plot, similarities, opposites/inversions, parallel ideas, extensions, reversals, metaphors/symbols, etc. Make a list of at least 12 similarities, 12 dissimilarities, 12 “morals of the story” or lessons learned, & 12 questions you still have. See Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14; Ephesians 3:1-12; Matthew 2:1-12
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