The Power of Suffering Love: James Nayler and Robert Rich

A 2014 revision of my 1996 essay on James Nayler and Robert Rich. “Nayler was engaging in a bit of ‘street theater’ to demonstrate … that the same Spirit which was in Jesus and his disciples is available to us today — that, in other words, ‘sacred history’ is not so much the story of a golden age in the past but what we do here and now.”