Quote of the Day

“The telos (end or goal) of human being is best expressed as the resurrection of the body, the ultimate divine loving of the dust we are. Human being is thus a being confronted with a telos for which it has no natural capacity” – p. 7 in Beloved Dust: Tides of the Spirit in the Christian Life by Robert Davis Hughes, III.

Αυτω η δοξα,



1 thought on “Quote of the Day”

  1. I would modify that to say that the resurrection of the body is the means to the end of eternal communion with God. When God created Adam and Eve, the telos was accomplished in Gen 1:31 and Gen 2:25. Sin destroyed this perfect state, and the resurrection through Christ restores it. Just a thought…

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