Faithful Speaking to a Reconciled World

F. Dean Lueking

Article Type: Perspective

Publication Date: 1/1/1983

Issue: The Work of Christ (Vol. 3, No 1, Winter, 1983)

The truth about Christ's message of reconciliation calls our attention to how faithful speaking in the church is faring in our word-weary, word hungry world which St. Paul declares to be the world reconciled to God. To take the proclamation of 2 Corinthians 5:19 seriously, and to pause and meditate upon it carefully, is to be penitent over any and all glibness that stands in the way of faithful speaking in and beyond the church today.

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