“Making God a ‘Convenience’”

Good stuff from Alan Jacobs.

(There’s also a causal-arrow question here: Do people feel God’s love because they gave of themselves, rather than the other way around? “The fruit of service is peace” and all that stuff.)

Two Links About Wesley Hill's Fabulous New Book "Spiritual Friendship"
"Descending Theology: The Resurrection": Mary Karr
"You Must Change Your Life": Smiths-Influenced Rock... By Orthodox Priests
"Downwardly Mobile for Jesus": Al-Jazeera America
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