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Thursday Patristics

This is the final part of Ignatius’ Letter to Polycarp — continuing to use the Lightfoot translation. There is an Orthodox translation which is as scholarly or more so, but the entire text is given in but three chapters, which is probably more rational. Although a fair amount of this is practical — appoint a […]

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Lectionary New Zealand

24 October 19.

All scripture is God given, but when the people have ignored God, the scripture is ignored. All scripture is profitable for us, but some scripture is a warning. Do not do this. Do not go down that path. Do not assume that you can legislate evil into good. And do not think your deceit and […]