Articles tagged with: exile

[5 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

(Following in an excerpt for the work-in-progress The Skeptical Believer)
“I have been away from God for a large part of my life . . . . I had gone into exile of my free will.”
Wim Wenders
You Just slip out the back, Jack
Make a new plan, Stan
You don’t need to be coy, Roy
Just get yourself free
Hop on the bus, Gus
You don’t need to discuss much
Just drop off the key, Lee
And get yourself free
Paul Simon “Fifty Ways to Leave a Lover”
Why would anyone who has ever known God choose to walk away?
That …