Crossquotes (4): Cruciform Hope

Cruciform hope implies a mission, not an eschatological daydream.

3 Responses to “Crossquotes (4): Cruciform Hope”

  1. Luke says:

    “God does not rule creation through coercion, but through a cross” – Stanley Hauerwas (“The Peaceable Kingdom,” 104).

    “The cross is not just a symbol of God’s kingdom; it is that kingdom come” – ibid., 87.

  2. MJG says:

    Thanks, Luke. I just saw Stanley yesterday, so it’s good to hear his voice here.

  3. Luke says:

    Here’s another one I just stumbled upon:

    “The logic of the cross demands a life lived for others” (Moyer Hubbard, ‘Christianity in the Greco-Roman World,’ 235).

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