The Sovereign Lord thrust upon us the challenge of life, and He is beautiful for it, because He also provided us with the tools to rise to the challenge, regardless of the physical outcome, which is as He ordained, while the spiritual outcome also depends on our own will, in harmony with the will of God.

Jesus was not just a sayer, but a doer. And that is why the miracles and the crucifixion are just as important as the parables and other teachings. Moreover, what is and how to do the right thing are the very essence of His teaching: being is faith, faith in action.