It's a pithy proverb, but it doesn't capture Jesus' story.
It's important to note what Jesus does not say about the Roman coin.
The practice plays a big role in Christianity—and not just on the fringes.
Maybe we need to be pushed in different ways than the Romans did.
The parable of the wedding banquet is a horror story.
Incarceration is a tomb. It beats death into people.
Christ’s love binds up our broken hearts and broken ways.
The Apostle Paul shows the struggle to transcend the architecture of ego.