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Kingdom Etiquette

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 28th August 2016 (Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time) Sirach 3:17-20; Psalm 68:4-7, 10-11; Hebrews 12:18-19, 22-24; Luke 14:1, 7-14 (Find the readings here) In the Gospel reading today, Jesus has been invited to dinner at … Continue reading

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Advent 2

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 8 December 2013 (Second Sunday of Advent) Isaiah 11:1-10; Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17; Romans 15:4-9; Matthew 3:1-12 (Find the readings here.) Isaiah spoke his hopeful words at a time of national crisis. The … Continue reading

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The Honour Game

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 1 September 2013 Sirach 3:17-18, 20, 28-29; Psalm 68:4-7, 10-11; Hebrews 12:18-19, 22-24a; Luke 14:1, 7-14; Ben Sira, our Old Testament sage, is concerned with being well thought of. His ethic is very much … Continue reading

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