In this post, you will find great Francis Spufford Quotes. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
In a hundred years, Christianity will have mutated into something utterly unpredictable which, nevertheless, we’d recognize immediately. And same-sex marriage will be one of the fine old God-given traditions that conservatives leap to defend.
Anyone can be self-educated if they find the loose end of something to care about passionately.
Emotions can certainly be misleading: they can fool you into believing stuff that is definitely, demonstrably untrue.
Belief demands that you dispense with illusion after illusion, while contemporary common sense requires continual, fluffy pretending – pretending that might as well be systematic, it’s so thoroughly incentivised by our culture.
There have been low moments before, but Christianity is an incredibly adaptable organism, using different parts of its repertoire to mutate into new ecological niches, yet preserving intact its story of grace, of love improbably triumphant.
Despite the best efforts of apologists like William Lane Craig, the ‘evidence‘ for Christianity’s truth is, in truth, not the kind that science will or should ever admit. We believers mean something different by the word: something that puts faith permanently in the category of irreproducible results.