Jones is the Dean of Grace Cathedral (Episcopal), San Francisco, and
a most respected orator of the Gospel and social concerns that hunger
for the gifts of the Gospel.
"Truth is a matter of trust. Trust holds human beings together."
By exploring trust we are brought closer to the gifts of covenant,
the opportunities in covenant, and the responsibilities of those in
covenant with one another and with God.
We are given the traditional view, and also forced to consider ways
that we compromise that truth, those definitions, through our biases,
heritage, misgivings and filters. We become more Gospel aware and
This understanding of truth leads us to claim our pilgrim, not
"there" yet, but well along the way.
This book would serve so well as a small group process, as well as
for individual study and as the basis for a preaching or teaching
The Rev. Dr. Richard B. Gilbert, The World Pastoral Care Center