“The church’s contribution has to consist… in its showing forth of a different myth – the truth of creation’s relation … More
The financial crash of 2008 hit as I began secondary school, and I grew up under the policies of austerity … More
Cone writes about the crucifixion as a first-century lynching, and about how black people facing the state-endorsed terrorism of lynching identified with Jesus; they, “found in the cross the spiritual power to resist the violence they so often suffered” (p22).
In this post, I start from the very beginning. If you are familiar with the concepts of Creation-Fall-Redemption, then this … More