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When The Scales Fall From Our Eyes

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04.01.16

When The Scales Fall From Our Eyes

When The Scales Fall From Our Eyes

Speaker: Brian Zahnd

Description:

The expression “the scales fell from my eyes” is an idiom for a sudden epiphany. Something that had blinded us is suddenly removed so that now we see the truth. This idiom has its origin in the story of Saul/Paul’s Damascus Road conversion. “Damascus Road” has also become an idiom for a sudden change. But the Damascus Road event and the scales falling from Saul’s eyes are not exactly the same thing. They’re related, but different. One is deconstruction, the other is reconstruction