A Passionate Commitment to the Christian Vision: John Dominic Crossan

Advice to preachers from the best New Testament scholar I’ve ever met!!! What a preacher needs to have, at a bare minimum, is a “passionate commitment to the Christian vision!” If you don’t have that, stick to worrying about the church’s leaky roof and stay out of the pulpit! Perhaps, it’s his Irish lilt that allows him to make inflammatory statements sound like ordinary common sense.  Dom’s passion for the Christian vision comes through in his articulation of the Jesus’  vision of peace through justice.  Enjoy this interview recorded on Dec. 16, 2013