Rumor of the future

Posted: April 24, 2013 by doulos tou Theou in Christianity, Discipleship

At present we are on the outside of the world, the wrong side of the door. We discern the freshness and purity of the morning, but they do not make us fresh and pure. We cannot mingle with the splendours we see. But all the leaves of the New Testament are rustling with the rumor that it will not always be so. Some day, God willing, we shall get in.

— C. S. LewisThe Weight of Glory(New York, NY: HarperOne, 2001), 43

 

HT:OFI

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