Who is left out?

A reflection on Mark 7:24-37.  What story do we tell? And what or whom do we include or leave out in order to tell that story? News articles referred to: 1; 2; 3; 4. View concluding video here. Photo by Ji Zhang.

By |2018-09-09T07:52:10+00:00September 9th, 2018|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments

Clean Eating

Mark 7:1-23 A reflection on the dispute between Jesus and the Pharisees about religious purity around eating, with reference to our society's attitude to diet.

By |2018-09-03T23:15:35+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments

Wisdom: Combining Wisdom and Knowledge in the Post-truth Age

Taking cues from Solomon's wisdom and the summons in Ephesians to 'be wise' the sermon looks at the theology of wisdom in the context of the 'post-truth' ideologies of the contemporary world. with thanks to Geoff Thompson, Co-ordinator of Studies - Systematic Theology, Pilgrim College Geoff has also offered the text of his sermon here. [...]

By |2018-08-20T09:38:04+00:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: Sermon|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharistic Protest

A reflection on the Bread of Life - John 6:24-35  I refer to this video, the first 4 minutes of this video (warning graphic scenes of violence come after 4 minutes), and the following images.

By |2018-08-05T04:25:10+00:00August 5th, 2018|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments