“Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.”
‘And in the Incarnation the whole human race recovers the dignity of the image of God. Henceforth any attack, even on the least of men, is an attack on Christ, who took the form of man, and in his own Person restored the image of God in all that bears a human form.
Through fellowship and communion with the Incarnate Lord, we recover our true humanity, and at the same time we are delivered from that perverse individualism which is the consequence of sin, and retrieve our solidarity with the whole human race.’
Dietrich Bonhoeffer, The Cost of Discipleship
“For what does it profit a man, to gain the whole world, but lose his soul?”
Stocks were off a bit today, while the precious metals remained steady.
The markets were perturbed a bit by the geopolitical events, as well as some new domestic disappointments with the triumph of corporatism in the form of tax relief at the expense of the working and middle class.
This post was published at Jesses Crossroads Cafe on 12 OCTOBER 2017.