The glory which You have given Me I have given to them, that they may be one, just as We are one; I in them and You in Me, that they may be perfected in unity, so that the world may know that You sent Me, and loved them, even as You have loved Me.
(John 17:22-23 NASB)
“If you’re not outraged, you’re not paying attention.” These words apply to this passage better than any contemporary political circumstance. What Jesus is praying for is so outrageous, it’s possible that we might simply gloss over it! Let’s try to understand, first of all, what Jesus is really asking.