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When Frailty Hits Home(0)

April 1, 2020

We do enjoy our own and each other’s high achievements. In sport, artistic endeavours, economic benchmarks, scientific breakthroughs, newly-married love all provide us with delight, awe and wonder, and give us a sense that all is right with the world.

We’d love to think that these times of achievement and joy are available to everyone.… More

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The Death of Jesus…

… and how the Resurrection Changes the Way We See the World

The disbelief

One of the objections devout Muslims have with Christianity is that the All-Holy and All-Powerful One could die as a man. Others, who lean towards conspiracy theories, believe that Jesus's disciples rescued him from the cross, then hid him, while spreading abroad the story that he had risen.… More

We Are Adopted, Yet Truly God’s Children

As long as God has been God – eternally – God has desired that his human creatures should also be genuinely his children. And Jesus, the incarnate Word of God, came for that very reason: "I have come so that they may have life, and have it to the full" (John 10:10).… More

What’s This Stuff Called Grace?

 

 

Grace is offered to us by God – it is the help offered with which we are meant to co-operate to ensure our salvation.
God has not given all of us an equal share of grace – in fact the grace of God manifests itself in many and varied ways.More


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