Pope Francis: Lead Us Not Into Confusion
This week’s news is that Pope Francis wants to tinker with the Lord’s Prayer. He doesn’t like the translation of the phrase “Lead us not into temptation.”
He makes the point that God does not tempt us. Yes. I think I got that in my first grade Sunday School class.
But nevertheless, it is a point that can be made again.
Of course some traditionalists are getting all sniffy and worried. “If he changes the Lord’s prayer. What next?”
Linguistics experts are weighing in on Aramaic this and Greek that, Latin this and Hebrew that. Very good. We need linguistics experts.
However, everybody can agree