Perhaps I’ll be called a religious simpleton for advocating for simplicity, but that’s okay, it helps me make my point. Innocence really does invite simplicity. We can see it around us and we can make a case for it in Scripture.
For starters, the Bible has a way of boiling issues down to their essence while leaving large gaps that could be filled in with all kinds of complicated details on how something might play out in a person’s life. It was written in a way that was understood by laymen of its time. The most important issues can still be understood by laymen. The rest is probably misunderstanding by modern people of historical context.Continue reading “Innocence Invites Simplicity”