Feb 19, 2011

Romans 12:1-21

Today’s Reading is Romans 12:1-21.
Paul once again uses the image of the church as the body of Christ but also proves to be a real judoka: He asks the Romans to endure the most horrible of persecutions and still keep smiling. The last verse reveals his intention though: “conquer evil with good”.
Or in Judo terms: “Pull when your opponent pushes”.
Here is a fantastic example of how that works:

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