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I do not seek to understand that I may believe, but I believe in order to understand. For this also I believe, –that unless I believed, I should not understand.-- St. Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)
Saturday, November 03, 2012
Leader: Either Barack Obama or Mitt Romney will be our next President of the United States.
People: And Jesus will still be Lord over all earthly rulers.
Leader: Regardless of which individual wins, the world will not end.
People: And Jesus will still be Lord and will determine the climax of history.
Leader: No matter who is elected the next President, utopia will not arrive.
People: And Jesus will still be Lord. New creation is in God's hands.
Leader: Regardless of who is inaugurated in January, Armageddon will not be upon us.
People: And Jesus will still be Lord. He is our peace through life's turmoil.
Leader: One side will accuse the other of voter suppression and the other will point to voter fraud.
People: And Jesus will still be Lord. Only Jesus is trustworthy and true.
Leader: No matter who the American people elect next week, the church will still be God's only true politic and the only true reflection of Jesus' Kingdom ethic in this world.
People: And Jesus will indeed be Lord!