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The Matrix: Morpheus and Neo meet

John Eldredge features these words in the book, Waking the Dead.

I like it!!!  Morpheus, responding to Neo’s sense that he is not in control of his life: You feel it.  You’ve felt it your entire life.  There’s something wrong with the world.  You don’t know what it is But it’s there, like a splinter in your mind, driving you mad.

This is a characterization of spiritual reality.  Things are not what they seem.  We can’t put our finger on it but we feel it–it’s real.  As Eldredge says: “Peter, James, and John follow Jesus up to the Mount of Transfiguration.  And all of them discover that there is far more going on here than meets the eye.”

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2 responses to “The Matrix: Morpheus and Neo meet

  1. Pingback: Deep Restoration, Part 3 | The Good News

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