By Oswald Sobrino, J.D.; M.A. (Econ.); M.A. (Theo.); M.L. (Master of Latin), doctoral student, University of Florida.

Monday, May 16, 2011

A Quote to Consider

A dispute with the pharisees. Passeri. In the ...Image via Wikipedia
A friend shared this quote:

"I dislike religion in an extreme amount...but I LOVE JESUS."

Of course, she is using "religion" in a special sense as referring to those who put external practices and external, public image above the motives and passions of the heart.  After recently teaching a semester on the Synoptic Gospels, it is abundantly clear to me that the Master also disliked that type of religion.