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Lent 2012: Day Forty-Six – Easter Eve

John 19:38 After these things, Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus, though a secret one because of his fear of the Jews, asked Pilate to let him take away the body of Jesus. Pilate gave him permission; … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Forty-Four – Maundy Thursday

John 13:5 Then he poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples’ feet and to wipe them with the towel that was tied around him. An upper room did our Lord prepare for those he loved until … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Forty-Two – Holy Tuesday

Luke 22:51 But Jesus said, ‘No more of this!’ And he touched his ear and healed him. I haven’t read today’s quite long passage (Luke 22:24-53) for some time, and I realised something I haven’t before. I remembered clearly and was moved … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Thirty-Three

Hebrews 5:8 Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered. Walked home with a friend after church this morning and he said something that’s stuck in my mind: Jesus died because we needed it, not because the … Continue reading

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A Great Vision

On Monday I decided to pull down the Lectionary and read the readings for this Sunday. I reflected on them and meditated on them for several days, and then wrote a sermon on Friday. I’ve loved it. It’s the first … Continue reading

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Electronics and the Natural World

Three electronic problems I’ve faced in the last couple of months: 1. I recently replaced my phone. 2. My camera has broken. 3. My iPod now rarely functions when connected to speakers, docks or laptops and keeps resetting itself… in … Continue reading

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Transfiguration

Today’s Gospel reading is Matthew 17:1-9: Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like … Continue reading

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