Pentecost – you are the joke, Father

Homily for the Feast of Pentecost

“in the death and resurrection of Jesus, the whole test-passing, brownie-point earning rigmarole of the human race has been cancelled for lack of interest on God’s part.  All he needs from us is a simple Yes or No, and off to work he goes.   Not only can he handle it, he’s already handled it:  he has all our messes fixed in Jesus, right now, before we make them’.   Fr Robert Farrar Capon, ‘The Gospel of Christ and why we don’t get it’.  

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