Good Friday is not about us trying to “get right with God.”

Good Friday is not about us trying to “get right with God.” It is about us entering the difference between God and humanity and just touching it for a moment. Touching the shimmering sadness of humanity’s insistence that we can be our own gods, that we can be pure and all-powerful.

~Nadia Bolz-Weber, “Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People”

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