What will it mean to “thirst” for Jesus? The “thirst” spoken of in John 7 is much more passionate than we have been trained to imagine. Thirst brings about fantasy. Fantasy takes me out of my everyday existence and opens me to the possibility that things are not as they appear to be.
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Fredrickson, David E. “Living as Gods on Our Skin: The Vigil of Pentecost and Pentecost Sunday (John 7:37-39).” Word & World 23, no. 2 (2003): 210–15. https://luthersem.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=rfh&AN=ATLA0001407892&site=ehost-live&scope=site.
Fredrickson, David E., "Living as Gods on Our Skin: The Vigil of Pentecost and Pentecost Sunday (John 7:37-39)" (2003). Faculty Publications. 87.