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Lectionary Sermon 8 September 2019 (Year C) Luke 14:25-33

The Embarrassing Side of the Ledger When Karen Armstrong, one of the most respected modern theologians and specialists in comparative religion, was speaking about her latest book “ The Lost Art of Scripture” she said “there’s a lot of bad … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon 4 September 2016 (Year C) Luke 14:25-33

THE OTHER SIDE OF THE LEDGER A great spectator sport is to watch political candidates squirm when their dodgy business dealings are exposed to the gaze of the voting public. Can we trust a certain politician who refuses to release … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon 8 September 2013 (Year C) Luke 14:25-33

The Other Side of the Ledger The catch with following through the lectionary each week, is that despite a certain amount of judicious censorship to keep us from meeting some truly appalling texts, every now and again the lectionary writers … Continue reading

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