Sunday, June 19, 2011

pearls before swine

In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus is said to have made reference to the foolishness of offering ideas or things to those who have no capacity to appreciate them -- pearls before swine.

But the more I think about the "pearls before swine" admonition, the more I find that the only useful response I can muster is:


1 comment:

  1. I'd hope he was speaking more to intention than capacity. But after forty years of a shrinking education dollar in america, there is a mistrust of intellectuality. I prefer the scientific method to religious lore for problem solving, but the intention to misuse either for nefarious purposes is difficult to weed out.