Down the black hole of Jesus’ death

Rober Farrar Capon, explains "absolution" in the Parables of Grace, page 39: [Absolution] "is neither a response to a suitably worthy confession, nor the acceptance of a reasonable apology. Absolvere in Latin means not only to loosen, to free, to acquit; it also means to dispose of, to complete, to finish. When God pardons, therefore,... Continue Reading →

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A wide world of losers committed to salvation by winning

Rober Farrar Capon, from his book The Parables of Grace: "Jesus came to save a lost and losing world by his own lostness and defeat; but in this wide world of losers, everyone except Jesus remains firmly, if hopelessly, committed to salvation by winning. It hardly matters to us that the victories we fake for... Continue Reading →

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