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The Parables of Grace

Read & Download The Parables of Grace Download Ü PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ä Robert Farrar Capon Robert Farrar Capon Ä 6 Read & Download In his highly readable manner Capon discusses Jesus' parables told between the feeding of the five thousand and the triumphal entry into Jerusalem His ability to bridge the gap between then and now makes clear both the original meaning and the modern day relevance of these parables Excellent value and read

Read & Download The Parables of Grace

Read & Download The Parables of Grace Download Ü PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ä Robert Farrar Capon Robert Farrar Capon Ä 6 Read & Download In his highly readable manner Capon discusses Jesus' parables told between the feeding of the five thousand and the triumphal entry into Jerusalem His ability to bridge the gap between then and now makes clear both the original meaning and the modern day relevance of these parables So you thought you knew and understood the parables of Jesus Take a look at Robert Farrar Capon s superb trilogy on the parables of the Kingdom Grace and Judgment and see if they don t rattle your theological bird cage just a little This volume is on the parables of Grace The author again deals with lastness leastness lostness littleness left handed images death and resurrection this time in such parables as the Lost Sheep the Prodigal Son and the Good Samaritan among others And he includes the hardest parable of all the Unjust Steward of Luke 16I ve always checked every book of Bible commentary to see what the author has to say about this parable and so far only Father Capon has come up with anything that makes sense to me He says the unjust steward was wasting diaskorpizon his Lord s money Diaskorpizon is the same word used for the Prodigal Son s wasting of his substance That s a clue according to Capon that this is a grace and not a morality parable This is also like the parable of the Unforgiving Servant except that it s reversed Forgiveness starts from the botom up instead of from the top down It s the steward who forgives the debt not the rich man or the Lord and so he is a dead ringer for Jesus Himself He dies to his bookkeeping rises others forgives their debts but most important of all the unjust steward is the Christ figure because he is a crook like JesusThe uniue contribution of this parable to our understanding of Jesus says Capon is its insistence that grace cannot come to the world through respectability Respectability regards only life success winning it will have no truck with the grace that works by death and losing which is the only kind of grace there is Jesus was not respectable He broke the sabbath He consorted with crooks And he dies as a criminal And he did all this to catch a world that respectability could only terrify and condemn He became sin for us sinners weak for us weaklings lost for us losers and dead for us deadFor my money Father Capon is the only writer since CS Lewis and Thomas Merton who has even a clue about the true dynamics of the Christian Faithpamhan99aolcom

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Read & Download The Parables of Grace Download Ü PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ä Robert Farrar Capon Robert Farrar Capon Ä 6 Read & Download In his highly readable manner Capon discusses Jesus' parables told between the feeding of the five thousand and the triumphal entry into Jerusalem His ability to bridge the gap between then and now makes clear both the original meaning and the modern day relevance of these parables awesome book get it and read it


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