Why Did Jesus Use Animal Metaphors to Prepare His Disciples for the Mission of God?

Jesus calls us to learn about our enemies and about ourselves—and to spread the aroma of Christ through the world by the ministry of the word for the salvation of the elect. To this end, he bids us understand that we are like sheep in the midst of wolves, so that we will seek to be wise as serpents and … Continue reading Why Did Jesus Use Animal Metaphors to Prepare His Disciples for the Mission of God?