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Lectionary sermon for 25 November 2012 on John 18: 33 – 39

Lectionary sermon for 25 November 2012 on John 18: 33 – 39 Today this Sunday is called Christ the King Sunday. Christ the King – the king – yes – but what sort of king and more importantly a king … Continue reading

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Lectionary sermon for Christ the King 26 November 2012 on John 18: 33 – 39

Today this Sunday is called Christ the King Sunday. Christ the King – the king – yes – but what sort of king and more importantly, a king for whom? Can we for example find the glory of the king … Continue reading

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The Case of Abdel Hakim Belhdji – Where the Truth May Lie

UK Prime Minister David Cameron is moving quickly to put the latest embarrassment over Libya behind him.  He seems to acknowledge that Abdel Hakim Belhdji was indeed handed over to Gaddafi to be “interrogated” ie tortured, presumably because of his potential … Continue reading

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The US Debt Crisis – Constituency Madness

I am hoping I have misread the situation, but from the distant Island where I sit, it appears we have been treated to the unedifying spectacle of Washington politicians using a principle of unintended but inevitable self harm to protect … Continue reading

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