Feb 26, 2024: Symbols Speak and Act

Robert E. Webber

Language and symbols perform. They say, they do, they act, they communicate, they express the language of the heart. . . . Baptism says what it does, and it does what it says. It discloses our union with Jesus Christ, an embrace that establishes a new identity and opens the window on God’s vision for our life in God’s world. — Robert Webber, The Divine Embrace: Recovering the Passionate Spiritual Life (Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2006), 155.

About the author

Alumni Director, Practicum Professor, and DWS graduate.

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