As we enter 2009 a question presents itself: Will it be possible to maintain any freedom of religious belief for those of us who have an absolutist understanding of Jesus as the Way, the Truth, and the Life in the “new mix of politics and religion”?
As I close this two month, once a week blog, I want to thank George Hunsberger for inviting me to share my thoughts with a larger audience. After three years as mentor of the Journey Group
Ronald Rolheiser, The Shattered Lantern: Rediscovering a Felt Presence of God suggests that “the existence of God, like the air we breathe, need not be proven. It is a question of developing good lungs to meet it correctly.” He suggests that “the way back to a lively faith is not a question of finding the right answers, but of living in a certain way.”
Living in a certain way?