Monthly Archives: May 2012

Ascension, Transformation and Power Games

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 20 May 2012 Acts 1:1-11; Psalm 47:2-3, 6-9; Ephesians 4:1-13; Mark 16:15-20 The resurrection is in many ways the central truth of the Christian faith, but the story is incomplete without the Ascension and … Continue reading

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Love begets love

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 13 May 2012 Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48; Psalm 98:1-4; 1 John 4:7-10; John 15:9-17 The readings from the epistle and letters of John over the last few weeks have been so saturated with the … Continue reading

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A fruitful life

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 6 May 2012 Acts 9:26-31; Psalm 22:26-28, 30-32; 1 John 3:18-24; John 15:1-8 The prophets sometimes spoke of the people of God as a vine planted and tended by God (e.g. Isaiah 5). But … Continue reading

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