Isaiah 42:1-9; Psalm 29; Acts 10:34-43; Matthew 3:13-17
Why does Elijah try to spare Elisha? Does he simply prefer to die alone?
True prophets have a different bottom line than false ones, but that doesn’t make them any easier to recognize.
The Christian church was born with Simon Peter’s mother-in-law.
If it were me, I would have stayed in the fishing boat or dithered about what to do until Jesus was just a speck on the horizon.
Will the water bring death or life?
I’m less inclined that some commentators are to condemn Peter.
Light is light. And only light can bring our fragmented darkness into proper perspective and allow us to see things whole.