“Thanks, Jack”

How many people do you suppose have had their eyes and hearts opened to progressive Christianity because of John Shelby Spong?  With the easy cadence of a born preacher, he has taken the academic work of the quest for the historical Jesus and brought it into the consciousness of seekers all over the world.  For all that he has done, and continues to do, to share the truth as he understands it, we can only say, with poet Mary Feagan, “Thanks, Jack.”