“Just recognize that everything you hold dear right now is a mixture of reason and faith…Don’t look at Christianity as radically different than believing in human rights or believing in your particular understanding of racial justice and that sort of thing.”
I am embarrassed to be loved so deeply, so well, so thoroughly, so fully, and so spiritually. And ultimately, it is because I struggle to believe that God loves me far more particularly than does my husband.
“But that’s just your interpretation”: well, yes, it is my interpretation. Whose else could it possibly be? But in today’s climate, the question is not designed to offer a superior or better-warranted interpretation, but to relativize all interpretations. And that plea for imperious ignorance must not be allowed to stand.