Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Exclusion and Embrace: Theological Exploration of Identity, Otherness and Reconciliation,
Miroslav Volf, Abingdon Press, 1996, page 145
After listing four acts or actions - what he calls 'structural elements' - of embrace, Volf moves on to consider ...
the four notable features of a successful embrace, some of which are implied in the logic of the embrace itself, and some of which are inscribed in G-d's embrace of humanity on the cross and should characterise our desire for embrace under the conditions of enmity.