Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Two kingdoms?

Jesus calls us as whole persons because there is no other type of person but the whole person. Obedience to Jesus, then cannot divide reality into two contradictory zones, one operating in obedience to Jesus and the other operating independent of Jesus’s influence. All of reality is the legitimate place for holistic obedience to Jesus Christ.—Bonhoeffer the Assassin?, page 156

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And that is precisely where the two-kingdom model of Luther falls apart...
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