1. A Promise of Transcendence
A Play on Dissatisfaction
A Disassociation with Humanity
A Disillusion of Meaning
2. For, as I have often told you before and now say
again even with tears, many live as enemies of
the cross of Christ. Their destiny is destruction,
their god is their stomach, and their glory is in
Their mind is on earthly things. But our
citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await
a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ,
who, by the power that enables him to bring
everything under his control, will transform
our lowly bodies so that they will be like his
3. Again, the devil took him to a very high
mountain and showed him all the kingdoms
of the world and their splendor.
"All this I will give you," he said,
"if you will bow down and worship me."
Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan!
For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God,
and serve him only.'"
4. Yet a time is coming and has now come when
the true worshipers will worship the Father
in spirit and truth, for they are the kind of
worshipers the Father seeks.
God is spirit, and his worshipers
must worship in spirit and in truth."