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“Seeing” the Kingdom of God, when you have no “power”.

Introduction. Undoubtedly, how we see life, is shaped (in so many instances) by the “perspective” we take… on life, the world we live in, in understanding and making sense of life’s “happenings”. And, I do wonder, if there is often a lot more to it than just being someone who sees their glass as in…

“And, you. Who do you say I am”?

Introduction. For some, this week’s Gospel reading will be quite familiar or “familiarish” (if such a word might be allowed to enter the lexicon). But. Might we take this Gospel reading too lightly…for our own and others’ spiritual well being? Maybe? Have a wee read to yourself… The Gospel reading. The Messiah 27 Jesus and his…

When Jesus is, umm…, (almost) unpalatable.

Introduction. Follow the Church of Ireland Lectionary as I do (in terms of an attempt at maintaining a weekly blog) and one soon realises that the Gospel of John Chapter 6 with its focus on the feeding of the 5,000 (note men, not women and children were included in this figure) and Christ revealing Himself…