Week Thirty-Five Reading Assignment:
Jeremiah 38 - Ezekiel 3
"In most parts of the Bible everything is implicitly or explicitly introduced with 'Thus saith the Lord'. It is, if you like to put it that way, not merely a sacred book but a book so remorselessly and continuously sacred that it does not invite, it excludes or repels, the merely aesthetic approach... It demands incessantly to be taken on its own terms."