Ms. Tippett: Dwelling aided by the pictures, once more, is extremely different from memorizing Bible verses. Plus it’s also distinctive from reading the Bible.
Mr. Brueggemann: That’s right. We occur to think memorizing Bible verses is an excellent thing because you then have actually the writing available feet cam that will produce this stuff — because just what a metaphor or image does would be to ask you to definitely keep walking at it another way and noticing something else around it and looking. It’s a present that keeps on giving.
Music: “Keymaster” by Janus
Ms. Tippett: I’m Krista Tippett, and also this is On Being. Today, the prophetic imagination of Walter Brueggemann.
Ms. Tippett: If I inquired you because of this: with regards to your image of Jesus, is there metaphors that have actually talked for you across time or that talk to you given that didn’t before? (daha&helliip;)