to the Old Sloop, the First Congregational Church of Rockport
On the Horizon
Award-winning Albertan singer-songwriter Scott Cook brings his stories and songs to the Old Sloop.
Mary, the mother of Jesus, poetically intuits God's ultimate reversals of unfairness into justice. Luke the implied author of the Gospel of Luke understood hearts and minds. It has even been suggested by biblical scholar, Mark Reasoner, that Luke could read minds. Therefore Luke's ability to understand Mary's thoughts and write for her anchors her poem/song, the Magnificat in history as well as in theological story telling..