According to this passage, the Christian narrative is nothing if it is not about restorative justice.
The time is here: do we wash our nets or cast them in deeper waters?
The Gospel takes on many forms. And many of those forms stir the pot and threaten the status quo.
But something stirred within him that day. Jesus had brought out a stubbornness in him; a stubbornness that he guessed could be the “faith” his healer had just mentioned. A stubbornness to hope in the goodness and beauty of the world despite everything that seemed to indicate otherwise.