Monthly Archives: February 2012

Christianity is for losers. Sermon for Lent

And so Lent begins, in it’s normal way, with Jesus being tempted in the wilderness for forty days – hence our forty days of fasting and abstinence. Although we ought to note, that those forty days don’t include Sundays. Sundays … Continue reading

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I am a faithful catholic

I was just doing a little research for my sermon this Sunday (will be posted later) and I came across, as you do, a little memory gem from my youth. I was brought up a catholic (I suppose I ought … Continue reading

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Silence can be boring. Trying to pray like Jesus.

Sermon from Septuagesima Sunday, Mark 1:29-39 Today is the feast of Septuagesima, which in the old days was the beginning of Lent – the lesser lent as it was called before Ash Wednesday. You lucky folk have it well off … Continue reading

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