I look away because I have a story in my head that this person, experiencing homelessness, has failed. I hold a story in my head like some great library in my body – old, elegant, dusty, silent, and full of secrets and lots and lots of lies.
In the meantime, you and I will encounter a lot of things we don’t understand. There will be miracles which challenge our scientific world views, and statements that leave us aghast that Jesus would say such a thing.
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