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In the beginning……..

The Beginning… ‘In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth….’ So starts the Judeo/Christian narrative describing the creation of existence. The complex processes which govern the physics of universal existence have been around since the foundation of the … Continue reading

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The Bible – Sole Arbiter Of The Christian Faith

That Holy Scripture is central to the tenets of the Christian faith is not disputed; that it is the sole arbiter of the Christian faith is. Sola Scriptura is a cornerstone of Protestant theology, but it is, in my opinion, … Continue reading

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The Reality of Faith

This is the third in a series of Alpha lectures, titled “How can we have Faith?” I wrote about faith in a recent blog entitled “Faith and Contemporary Society”, but I think it serves a purpose to make some additional … Continue reading

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There is a Greenhill …

Contemplation I stood in awe at the foot of that tree – Looking down He whispered softly to me. All is not lost my child; I have set you free – For the ransom is paid, loves power you see. … Continue reading

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The Tunnel Vision of Sola Scriptura

I was surfing around the net, as I am wont to do now and then, and I came across a piece of anti-Catholic rhetoric which struck me as being particularly ignorant and totally blinkered. The site was a Baptist blog … Continue reading

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An Opinion – Osama bin Laden

‘He who lives by the sword, dies by the sword’, or so the saying goes. On September the 11th, 2001 an unparalleled incident of terror was launched when a number of commercial jet liners were hijacked, two of which were … Continue reading

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Is Christian Persecution on the Increase?

In a recent address, Pope Benedict XVI described Christians as the religious group which suffers most from persecution on account of its faith. He cited atrocities in the Middle East and elsewhere but Iraq in particular, where the Syrio-Catholic Cathedral … Continue reading

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