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Lent 2012: Day Forty-Three – Holy Wednesday

Revelation 15:4 Lord, who will not fear and glorify your name? For you alone are holy. All nations will come and worship before you, for your judgements have been revealed.’ I haven’t chosen today’s verse from the Book of Revelation because I like it, I’ve chosen … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Thirty-Seven

Hebrews 12:14 Pursue peace with everyone, and the holiness without which no one will see the Lord. Looking for a good image to illustrate the passage from Hebrews, I came across Narcie’s What Makes for Peace. Worth a look… Hebrews 12:14 Pursue … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Five

Luke 13:34 Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather your children together as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you were not … Continue reading

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The Value of Silence

A friend of mine from London sent me a book in October called Amazing Grace: A Vocabulary of Faith by Kathleen Norris. I’ve been dipping in and out of it since, and remembered this afternoon that she had written a … Continue reading

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Communion

Glanced to the back cover of “A Margin of Silence” to see a description of the Anglican Communion: …one of the ‘instruments of communion’ which holds Anglicans in ‘bonds of affection’… I’m afraid we haven’t seen a lot of that … Continue reading

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Reclaiming Holiness

“The Church must be merciful. Jesus occupied the temple, and chased out the robbers and the thieves, and reclaimed the holiness of the Church.” It’s not Santa Clause’s shopping day. It’s the celebration of Jesus’ birth. May we remember the … Continue reading

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