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Christianity Poetry Theology

Sunday Sonnet Sermon.

Over this month the church season has been advent, an awaiting. The secular world has been trying to sell us things while we should be — if we follow the calendar, which is no commandment but a discipline many churches use — in a time of fasting, renunciation. In the old times, the feast started […]

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Lectionary music

22 December 19

The prophets spoke the words of God, and they are never irrelevant. Isaiah told the king of Judah that when his wife had born a child and got that lad to the age of reason the current kings who oppressed Israel would disappear. But the prophecy foretold Mary bringing Jesus into the world, and the […]