Lent Reflection – Do I find myself condemning other’s faith or spiritual practice?

We’re up to the 43rd day of Lent, Holy Wednesday. I’m reading Brian Zahnd’s Lent devotional, The Unvarnished Jesus. I journal on the scripture he’s selected and his reflection, then I post daily (or near-daily) meditation. Mark 14:1-9 is the scripture today, when a woman anoints Jesus to the surprise and consternation of the other […]

Lent Reflection – Am I drawn to apocalyptic end-time teaching?

Today is the 42nd day of Lent, and Holy Tuesday. This year I’m reading Brian Zahnd’s Lent devotional, The Unvarnished Jesus. I journal on the scripture he’s selected and his reflection, then I post daily (or near-daily) meditation. Luke 21:5-33 is the scripture today, where Jesus predicts the destruction of the temple in apocalyptic terms..