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Translating the Tradition: Activism/Activity and the Heart of the Way

How do we engage in activism/activity without judgement? Mary shows us the way…

Jesus, Mary, Martha and Lazarus, St Botolph without Aldersgate - photo by Andrewrabbott


Translating the Tradition: Eucatastrophe = Pascha Peeking Through

Three apologies are in order for this episode:

  1. You will notice that this is a relatively “old” sermon, from Holy Saturday. I will be “catching up” a bit over the next few episodes, and, while I am, episodes will not always be posted in chronological order.
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Translating the Tradition: The Importance of the Ascension

Two¬†reasons why Christ’s Ascension is important to us

One of the earliest surviving icons of the Ascension: an illustration from the 6th Century Syriac Rabbula Gospels


God has gone up with a shout!

Vesperal Liturgy for the feast of the Ascension will be held at St. John’s tonight at 6:30pm.

One of the earliest surviving images of the Ascension: an illustration from the 6th Century Syriac Rabbula Gospels

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Translating the Tradition: The Ultimate Revolution

On Palm Sunday, as we stand, palm-branches in-hand, we do not just remember or re-enact, but, as we reflect on what went wrong in the light of the cross, we embody, as we¬†follow in our Leader’s footsteps, the Ultimate Revolution.… Read on

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