Sunday, September 19, 2010

Studdert Kennedy: the meaning of history

Sunday, September 19, 2010
    Commemoration of Theodore of Tarsus, Archbishop of Canterbury, 690
    [Jesus:] “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”
    —Mark 10:45 (NIV)
    In the Cross, God gathers up all history into a movement of time, and shows to us the meaning of it. It is the act in time which reveals to us the eternal activity of suffering and redeeming love all down the ages.
    ... G. A. Studdert Kennedy (1883-1929), The Hardest Part, London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1919, p. 62 (see the book)
Quiet time reflection:
    Lord, You have rescued me from certain destruction.
CQOD    Blog    email    RSS
BDTC    search    script    mobile
sub    fb    twt


Post a Comment

<< Home