The gospels record seven sayings, or ‘words’, that Jesus uttered from the cross, and they are beautiful. They are measured and deep, giving us incalculable insights into the very heart and purposes of God Himself. For the past few years at Christ Church London we have spent Good Friday reflecting on these seven words, and…
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The Day God Became an Atheist
A Good Friday quote from G.K. Chesterton.
The Substitute Son
A Good Friday reflection on Barabbas and the substitute son.
Quest for the perfect hot cross bun…
My quest for the perfect hot cross bun culminates with this recipe.
Next week I will be blogging a series of reflections on the story of Easter. Find out more about what to expect.
What is Jesus Worth?
Reflections on the betrayal of Jesus and the 30 pieces of silver.
The Seed, The Serpent and Chekhov’s Rifle
“If you say in the first chapter that there is a rifle hanging on the wall, in the second or third chapter it absolutely must go off. If it’s not going to be fired, it shouldn’t be hanging there.” (Anton Chekov)
Darkness covered the land for three hours. What was that all about?