Monthly Archives: March 2012

Our Peripatetic Life

Ephesians 2.1-10 Ephesians 2.8-9 is much beloved of Lutherans because of its emphasis on grace that is given by God and not earned by people. Unfortunately, we stop short of verse 10 and so miss the peripatetic part of Paul’s … Continue reading

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En-Moron

1 Corinthians 1.18-25 There is a certain point beyond which wisdom cannot go, a place where the map ends and you need to go further. This does not make wisdom worthless and you certainly shouldn’t go throwing out your maps. … Continue reading

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Save your own Psyche

Mark 8.31-38 Jesus is about to be Transfigured on the mountain [Mark 9.1-9], and Peter has just proclaimed “you [Jesus] are the Messiah” [Mark 8.27-30]. A reasonable person would expect the bit between those two great high points to be … Continue reading

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