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Thursday, December 13, 2018

December 13, 2018

The powers of imagining consist in calling on the sensuous imagination with great intensity – exercising the sensuous powers – in order to reenact, as it were, in one’s own life the symbolic narratives of the past, so as to feel the effects of one’s imagined present participation in the lives and events…of the founder of Christianity and of his disciples.
–Patrick Heelan

1.What do you see in this image? Be concrete and descriptive, as if you were explaining the picture to someone who can’t see it.
2.What are your feelings after gazing at this image?
3.What does this image say to you about Jesus?
4.Do you like this image? Would you want it in your home where you would see it every day? Why or why not?
5. What difference does this make in your life?

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If you would like to share these with me for possible inclusion of your comments or insights in the postings on Saturdays in Advent, please email your thoughts to me at bayathread(at)gmail(dot)com.

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