Sunday, November 09, 2008

quote of the week - N. T. Wright on knowing

All knowing is a gift from God, historical and scientific knowing no less than that of faith, hope, and love; but the greatest of these is love.

N.T. Wright, Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church, p 74

5 comments:

NaNcY said...

yes, Love.

greatest, strongest and everlasting.

thank you for a wonderful quote.

Maalie said...

Thank you for your kind comment Ted.

I wish you and your family a happy Sabbath. Ours is almost over now.
I am off to Austria in the morning for a week.

Ted M. Gossard said...

Nancy,
Yes. Amen.

Ted M. Gossard said...

Maalie,
Thank you and thanks for your comment. Hope you have a good time in Austria. We look forward to whatever posts you may do from your time there.

L.L. Barkat said...

Just stopping in to say that I extended an invitation to you…

http://seedlingsinstone.blogspot.com/2008/11/bite-of-pie-and-thanks.html