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A Triumphal Blog

Lent 6c – Sunday 24th March 2013 – Palm Sunday Luke 19: 28-40 Two years ago I had the idea of beginning a weekly blog which would try and focus my mind on the forthcoming lectionary readings in readiness for … Continue reading

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What have the Romans done for us?

Advent 4c – Sunday 23rd December 2012 Luke 1: 39-56 As Reg said to the meeting of the People’s Front of Judea: “All right… all right… but apart from better sanitation and medicine and education and irrigation and public health … Continue reading

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We are top of the league

Pentecost +22b – Sunday 28th October 2012 Mark 10: 46-52 I need to get this in. It might not last long. What am I saying??? Of course it will last. Continue believing. Have confidence. As Michael Jackson would say, “Keep … Continue reading

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Confused and disturbed

Advent 4b – Sunday 18th December 2011 Luke 1:26-38 I never thought I’d hear myself say it, but, I’m smitten by Mary (The Virgin, God’s mum, the highly favoured lady – just in case you wondered who I was talking … Continue reading

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A Radical Love

Easter 4a – Sunday 15th May 2011 John 10: 1-10 “I tell you the truth, anyone who sneaks over the wall of a sheepfold, rather than going through the gate, must surely be a thief and a robber! But the … Continue reading

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Just like that

Lent 5A – Sunday 10th April 2011 John 11: 1-45. I went up into the attic and found a Stradivarius and a Rembrandt. Unfortunately Stradivarius was a terrible painter and Rembrandt made lousy violins. The late, great Tommy Cooper. One … Continue reading

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