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Lectionary Sermon for Lent 3 b March 4, 2018 (John Ch 2 : 13-22 Clearing the Temple)

Would our chosen trappings of religion pass the Jesus test? How much of our religion really matters and how much would be what the philosopher A.N. Whitehead dismissed as trappings? Reflect on what Whitehead saw when he looked at the … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon for March 8, 2015 Lent 3 B (on John Ch 2 : 13-22 Clearing the Temple)

STRIPPING OUR TRAPPINGS How much of our religion really matters and how much are what the philosopher A.N. Whitehead dismissed as trappings? Perhaps we could reflect on his list: Whitehead said and I quote: “Collective enthusiasms, revivals, institutions, churches, rituals, … Continue reading

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