Keep Awake
Date:
Sep. 21, 1958
Description:
Sep. 21, 1958. Running time: 29:45. Thurman addresses the phrase Jesus uses in the Gospel according to St. Luke to "keep awake." He asks what causes people to fall asleep, what causes their "inward eyes to close." Thurman stresses the importance to keep awake and suggests several causes for falling asleep: using one's talents as a substitute for work; failing to take care of one's body; recklessly spending energy; and retreating into private life.
Associated Personal Entities:
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Jesus Christ
Associated Subjects:
Gifts, Spiritual
Gifts, Spiritual Biblical teaching
Bible. N.T. Luke