“Before I let you in by My grace, I have a question to ensure you will quite like it here and now in paradise. I want you to be timelessly satisfied. After all, you’ve held out and I want to be sure you want to be well. By the Bye, I want you in. So, here’s the question. List as many people as you can sufficiently recall that you’d find it annoyingly unfair if you were to enter in and see them here. Who would you exclude, irrespective of your understanding of the evil you observed yet knew nothing about - particularly within yourself?”
Oh my yes! I was your age too, you know?” replied the old woman with a smile on her face. “Well yes! I know you were my age once but I wonder if things have changed since you were my age,” the girl asked with embarrassing inflection.
The Universal Christ is no threat to anything but separateness, illusion, domination, and the imperial ego. In that sense, Jesus, the Christ, is the ultimate threat, but first of all to Christians. -Richard Rohr The demand of the perfect is often the greatest enemy of the good. To live is to be slowly born.