What is baptism?

Uncategorized

What is baptism?

By admin / 07/07/2018 / Comments Off on What is baptism?

What is baptism? In the early Church, candidates for baptism gathered in the dark of night, naked, to wade into the deep. This was no conventional rite. They threw off their clothes to show themselves naked before God—without secrets, without shame. As one ancient writer says, ‘Casting off these fading leaves which veil our lives,…

Read More

Why go to Church?

By admin / 07/07/2018 / Comments Off on Why go to Church?

The Church is called to be “an oasis of leisure and silence and gratitude” (Timothy Radcliffe, What is the Point of Being a Christian? p. 128). We come here seeking our true home and, perhaps, the sense of enchantment we have lost. We come here with many other seekers, wayfarers on the journey to God.…

Read More

The Weekly 31 December

By admin / 31/12/2017 / Comments Off on The Weekly 31 December
Read More

Readings 24 December

By admin / 18/12/2017 / Comments Off on Readings 24 December

2 Samuel 7.1-11,16 Ps 89.1-4,19-27 Romans 16.25-27 Luke 1.26-38

Read More

Word of Life: John 11

By admin / 10/04/2017 / Comments Off on Word of Life: John 11

2 April 2017 11:25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. 1. In the beginning God spoke a Word, and the universe came to be. God’s utterance was like…

Read More