In All Things, reading, context, Zacchaeus, salvation
"One way to go about shaking ourselves from the interpretive grooves (ruts!) formed by our Western assumptions is to encounter a reading of a well-known text that seems shocking at first, until the 'new' reading focuses our eyes upon the biblical words themselves."
Posting about Zacchaeus' salvation story from In All Things - an online journal for critical reflection on faith, culture, art, and every ordinary-yet-graced square inch of God’s creation.
Lappenga, Benjamin J., "Reading in Context: Zacchaeus and the Economics of Salvation" (2018). Faculty Work Comprehensive List. 885.