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Dangerous Beginnings

The Gospel of Mark’s beguiling beginning bids us to consider the dangers of beginnings. John the Baptist’s heralding of Jesus’s coming was not the finality of salvation, but merely a herald to its coming. In this light should we consider our works of bringing God’s salvation and liberation to the world. The work of justice and liberation is long and hard, and many of us will be called to herald it, to lay the groundwork for its eventual manifestation.

Apocalyptic Witness: Johann Baptist Metz (1928–2019)

Let us remember Metz’s apocalyptic witness dangerously, in our texts and in our embodied acts of solidarity.