We Are Perplexed

The prodigal son realizes he must return home. The realization does nothing but begin a journey. The realization is not the journey. The realization is intellectual, abstract, spiritual. Then comes the physical agony of a potentially pointless journey home.

The potentially pointless nature of journey–this is what the Apostle means when he says, “We are perplexed, but not driven to despair.”

Published by Joshua Gibbs

Sophist. De-activist. Hack. Avid indoorsman.

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