The Great Temptation Amongst Us

The great temptation amongst us as we try to articulate a gospel that speaks to the human condition is that we shall indulge once again, as Christendom has so often done, in the sin of reductionism, i.e., that we shall minimize or even trivialize the actuality of human suffering, and so end with religious “answers” that are premature and shallow.

[via God and Human Suffering]