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Poetry

Sunday Sonnet.

Today we have the last of Anne Locke’s sonnet sequence: it begins with a five sonnet introduction. In this sonnet, as in the psalm, the writer turns from their plea for absolution to praise. The text today is the final verse: then will you delight in right sacrifices, in burnt offerings and whole burnt offerings; […]

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Christianity Lectionary Theology

Sunday, 8 Sept 19

One of the difficulties that the evanjellyfish, particularly the prosperity version (not always Pentecostal: most Pentecostals are not prosperity gospelites) have is that they see God having a wonderful plan for your life. True. But it comes at a cost. Being of Christ could cost you your life, fortune and honour among men. In some […]