Monthly Archives: April 2011

‘Believing without seeing’ doesn’t mean believing without experiencing

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 1 May 2011 Acts 2:42-47; Psalm 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24; 1 Peter 1:3-9; John 20:19-31 I can identify with Thomas. He was as committed a disciple as the rest of them, but he just wasn’t … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 24 April 2011 Acts 10:34a, 37-43; Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23; Colossians 3:1-4; John 20:1-9 This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad – hallelujah! Easter Sunday is … Continue reading

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The Fulfillment of Scripture

Reflections on the readings for Sunday 17 April 2011 Matthew 21:1-11; Isaiah 50:4-7; Psalm 22:8-9, 17-20, 23-24; Philippians 2:6-11: Matthew 26:14-27:66 Matthew’s accounts of the triumphal entry into Jerusalem and that of Jesus’ final hours with his disciples, his betrayal, … Continue reading

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Hope in Dark Times

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 10 April 2011 Psalm 130:1-8; Ezekiel 37:12-14; Romans 8:8-11; John 11:1-45 Hope is an essential part of the Christian faith, the stubborn belief that there is always a future with God. No matter how … Continue reading

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