Christ the King


This Sunday is “Christ the King” Sunday or “Reign of Christ” Sunday, depending on your church, and in today’s episode, we are talking about the “king” and “Lord” language used throughout the Christian scriptures and tradition to talk about Jesus. Why do we do that? What is it’s significant? And what are the political implications of that language?

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Two of the passages for this week’s lectionary are Revelation 1:4b-8 and John 18:33-37

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Photo by Joshua Eckstein 

This article was published by Brian & Shay, Queer Theology