|The Purpose of the World: To Become the Church|
Paul on “good works”—and my replies to initial critiques of this series.
Let me begin this essay by responding to some critiques of the series up to this point, and especially about last week’s essay, “The Church Does Not Exist for the Sake of the World.” While most readers seem appreciative, I expected pushback for the counterintuitive emphasis I’m trying to bring to bear in the series.
Note that word—emphasis. The careful reader sees that I’m not saying that we should forget about loving our neighbor and that I’m not arguing ...
Friday, June 21, 2019
The Purpose of the World