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Poetry

Sunday Sonnet.

We are approaching the end of Anne Locke’s sonnet sequence. Why did I bother? Well, it is good, the first use of the Shakespearean Sonnet form in Englisht (predating the Bard) and it is an example of how we should react to our own wrongdoing. Today’s paraphrase is The sacrifices of God are xa broken […]

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Lectionary

25 August 19

It is Sunday morning here. The shops and movie theatres open at about the same time our church service will start. No one reads Isaiah, or considers that loosening a woman form oppression is not the same as selling shoes. The Lord should be our master, not the corporations and the requirements of the (dying) […]