John Claypool draws on a medieval fable to illustrate, amongst other things, how circumstances often subvert our sense of self.
Issachar shows us that nothing about anyone’s life is sealed except one decides to seal it one’s self.
There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear. He that feareth is not made perfect in love.
God used the felon on the cross to challenge us to review the value system we bring into our search for meaning.
However badly we betray our divine heritage, we do not lose that which makes us children of God.