Day: December 22, 2006

The day everything changed

I just finished reading Jesus and Community by Gerhard Lohfink.  Professor Lohfink reminded me of what Christmas is about, although that wasn’t his intent.   Speaking of conditions in Jesus’ day, he says, “The world has structured itself in such a way that God no longer figures in its interpretation of reality.  The moment that Christ and the community of disciples which follows him lives the true, God-given construction of reality, the deceit of the world collapses.”  Continue reading “The day everything changed”