Tag Archives: humility

A doubtful reputation

Lent 4c – Sunday 10th March 2013 Luke 15: 1-3, 11-32 The credibility and moral authority of the Catholic Church in Scotland has been damaged, according to the man who has replaced Cardinal Keith O’Brien. Archbishop Philip Tartaglia took over … Continue reading

Posted in Church, Lectionary | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sixty Million Dollar Question

Pentecost +20b – Sunday 14th October 2012 Mark 10: 17-31 The Conservative Party Autumn Conference begins today. Exciting stuff, I know. But just imagine how much more exciting it would be if the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osbourne, stood … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Sermon | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Exactly what it says on the tin

Epiphany 4b – Sunday 29th January 2012 Mark 1: 21-28 There’s a phrase that has become an almost ordinary, everyday expression of life. It has found its place in the vocabulary of many because of the popularity of a television … Continue reading

Posted in Church, Lectionary | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments