Monday, 24 March 2008

Easter Greetings!

Make no mistake: If He rose at all
it was as His body...
Let us not mock God with metaphor
analogy, sidestepping, transcendence;
making of the event a parable,
a sign painted in the faded credulity of earlier ages:
let us walk through the door.

John Updike

(Posted in protest against feeble reinterpretations of the Easter Gospel by unbelieving clergy - Acroamaticus)