Monthly Archives: March 2011

2nd Sunday in Lent

Readings: Genesis 4.12.1-4a, John 3.1-17 There are phrases we use to sum people up and poke a bit of fun at them: ‘bleeding heart liberal’, ‘Gucci socialist’, ‘tree-hugger’; and in church, ‘smells and bells’, ‘happy-clappy’. (I wonder what’s the opposite … Continue reading

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1st Sunday in Lent – St John the Divine

“Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the Wilderness to be tempted by the Devil”. It is the beginning of a very familiar passage in the life of Jesus, his temptations in the Judean desert, and one I … Continue reading

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