If we believe the Bible; if we believe that St. Peter was writing the Word from God for us; if all Scripture is “God Breathed” then we need to consider what Fr. Afanasiev is proposing….So, I ask you to pray and ruminate/meditate on this, as it is a very difficult concept; at least, it was difficult for me.
There are a number of characters in this ‘adventure’. Some of them are, apparently, more knowledgeable and wiser than I am. As I write what they are saying/doing I am astounded and find that I have to do some research to make sure they are correct. They are.