Art and prayer

At a historical art exhibit, I read that the images on display were intended for private devotion. Would it have been subversive of me to pray?

A novel about Jesus?

J. M. Coetzee reportedly wanted readers to discover the title of The Childhood of Jesus after reading it. I thought of this often as I read it.

My church loyalties

Why I am not yet a Catholic

On two occasions I decided to become Catholic. Both times I had to wait because I had been asked to preach or preside as a Methodist.

In the place of Jesus

Insights from Origen on prayer

Growing in prayer is not simply acquiring a set of special spiritual skills. It is growing into Christian humanity.

My church loyalties

Why I am not yet a Catholic

In the place of Jesus

Insights from Origen on prayer

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Reflections on the Lectionary

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