March 31, 2010: What I Am Reading This Week

“Do you realize that the hand of the one who is betraying me is at this moment on this table? It’s true that the Son of Man is going down a path already marked out-no surprises there. But for the one who turns him in, turns traitor to the Son of Man, this is doomsday.

Immediately they became suspicious of each other and began quizzing one another, wondering who might be about to do this.

Within minutes they were bickering over who of them would end up the greatest.

Luke 22:21-24 (The Message, italics mine.)

“Tell me the landscape in which you live,” wrote Jose Ortega y Gasset, “and I will tell you who are.”

From The Sacred Journey by Charles Foster

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