Wright on Jesus in Politics

In response to a question about what Jesus’ political platform would be were he to run to office, Jedi Master NT Wright says this.

Jesus was about a different sort-of kingdom, he says, and – rather than participating in the political system – he would be more concerned with exposing and unmasking its injustices and corruption.

Thus, says Wright…

…[t]he real question is, what sort of a cross would today’s system be intent on using to kill him?

Exactly.

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3 Responses to Wright on Jesus in Politics

  1. Cheryl says:

    Wow! That’s powerful.

  2. […] NT Wright: “there is life after life after death” Posted on Monday, March 24, 2008 by curtis Another fantastic article, as usual, from NT Wright (or Jedi Master NT Wright, as Matt Ritchie has been known to call him). […]

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