Extravagant with Love

The scroll of this prophet [Second Isaiah] is a magnificent mother lode of insight into the liberating, merciful God who saves, not because anyone deserves this or pays something to placate an offended deity, but because it is the very character of God to be extravagant with love.

— Elizabeth A. Johnson, Creation and the Cross, p. 46

Photo: Centreville, Virginia, February 7, 2010

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