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Responding to Hampson’s “After Christianity”, Chapter 3

Responding to Chapter 3: Feminist Ethics Daphne Hampson, After Christianity (London: SCM Press, 1996) Favourite sentence: “Rigid ego boundaries are, as we have said, the mark of a fragile, not of an integrated self” (p.116) Summary and Commentary: This chapter includes a discussion … Continue reading

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Tradition

It’s often annoyed me when someone has argued that someone needs something to be maintained because of tradition. I recognise that we all have roots, we all have culture, we all have our traditions. They don’t just have to be … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Thirty

John 10:38 But if I do them, even though you do not believe me, believe the works, so that you may know and understand that the Father is in me and I am in the Father. I’ve read lots of passages … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Twenty-Nine

John 10.19 Again the Jews were divided because of these words. (A suitable Bible verse I think, because of the diversity of opinion in the world, and in the lecture room. We can get along…) A morning of two theology … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Twenty-Five

John 9:17 So they said again to the blind man, ‘What do you say about him? It was your eyes he opened.’ He said, ‘He is a prophet.’ Tonight’s passage is that of Jesus healing the blind man. And of Jesus … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Eleven

Matthew 5:44 But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you Jesus told us to love our enemies as well as our friends. To love equally. To in fact, drop the label of enemy altogether … Continue reading

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