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7 February 2020.

The holiday ends this weekend, and with it normal service will resume. Despite the weather, (though we have avoided the worst). Last night Kea and I ended up discussing the local church, and we considered the following. We have a duty to confront evil, initially quietly, and then more openly if that is refused. Because […]

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Fourth Sunday after Epiphany: the presentation of Christ in the Temple

I am still on holiday, and this is the time when the traditional season of Christmas ended. Locally, it is the end of the Summer Holidays and the beginning of the really warm weather: January and December are often cool and damp, and the hay was baled after Christmas this year, when usually it is […]

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2 August 19

24 Do not be envious of evil men, Nor desire to be with them; 2 For their minds devise violence, And their lips talk of trouble. 3 By wisdom a house is built, And by understanding it is established; 4 And by knowledge the rooms are filled With all precious and pleasant riches. 5 A […]

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13 June 19

A note to those who come here I used to put commentaries on the lectionary, and do it every day. i no longer do that. However, the lectionary is the most important post of the day. For the word of God is living and active. I’m not inspired by the Spirit of God. The word […]

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25 May 19

I do not think that I am that wise, but this is not an age that likes wisdom or knowledge, Instead, everything is seen through the lens of power. This age values victims and fools: indeed manufactures them, when we should be trying with all our might to have as few unwise or damaged people […]