The Message (John 1:14)

While I am no fan of The Message translation of the Bible, I did find this translation of John 1:14, in its flat-footed matter-of-factness, striking (H/T Jim Brinkerhoff).  A nice turn to the thought of the season:

The Word became flesh and blood, and moved into the neighborhood.

4 responses

  1. i think i saw an episode of ‘buffy’ once where a demon did that before he started in on his mayhem.

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