Jesus and Our World

Posted: January 12, 2012 by abestratton in Words from the Wise

Helpful words from John Piper in Seeing and Savoring Jesus Christ
“The glory of Jesus Christ is that he is always out of sync with the world and therefore always relevant for the world. If he fit nicely, he would be of little use. The effort to remake the Jesus of the Bible so that he fits the spirit of one generation makes him feeble in another. Better to let him be what he is, because it is often the offensive side of Jesus that we need most.”

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