11. April 2021

‘Seeing Jesus from the East’: A Much-Needed Perspective for Western Eyes

In Seeing Jesus from the East, Ravi Zacharias and Abdu Murray explain how certain underlying norms of Eastern culture, including the role and purpose of stories and symbols, the power of the “honor and shame” mentality that pervades the East, the meaning and rewards of sacrifice, the role of teachers and prophets within a wisdom-oriented culture, and – my favorite – the use of parables, are all critical to understand if we are to comprehend the full biblical witness about Jesus Christ.

Source:: https://www.christianheadlines.com/columnists/breakpoint/seeing-jesus-from-the-east-a-much-needed-perspective-for-western-eyes.html

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