The quote in the post title above comes from Dylan's "In the Garden", from his vastly underappreciated 1980 album Saved. It refers, of course, to Our Lord, and asks in wonder whether after all He had done and said, that the chief priests had the audacity to speak against Him.continue at Saint Louis Catholic
Well, Bob is not Our Lord, but he has been singularly blessed by Him with the gift of poetry in the service of beauty and truth. Still, many speak out against him, how they dare I don't know.
Today it was announced that Bob Dylan is the winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature. 'Bout time.
Also check out the backhanded compliment by the Vatican press office: Catholic Dylan Doubters: I've Got You Now