Category Archives: Anglican

#Posada2018 Journeying with people of differing faith

The Holy Land at the time of Jesus’ birth was a land of many faiths. The Roman occupying powers had their religion and their gods. There was considerable Greek influence in the area Jesus knew, and that too had its … Continue reading

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#Posada2018 Journeys

Fr Chris writes: Today we gathered at Richmond Court today to receive Holy Communion as we do each month, and our Posada figures joined us. Richmond Court provides sheltered accommodation for the elderly. Christmas is getting closer and as we … Continue reading

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#Posada2018 Lord, that we may see

“We look expectantly for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Our Advent #Posada2018 theme of looking and seeing was  underlined in today’s evening visit, which included this quotation from the Letter to the Philippians. 5pm Vespers transferred from St … Continue reading

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#Posada2018 Love, Respect and Care

“We care for the elderly poor in the spirit of  humble service which we have received from Jeanne Jugan. We welcome the elderly  as we would Jesus Christ Himself and serve them with love and respect until  death.” The Little … Continue reading

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Andrew: Called in the workplace

Andrew (feast day November 30th) was one of the first apostles Jesus recruited. He abandoned his net immediately when Jesus called him and his brother Simon Peter. Andrew was the apostle who told Jesus about the boy with the loaves … Continue reading

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#Posada2018 Seeing God

At the beginning of their Gospels Matthew and Luke tell us through simple beautiful words of the coming of God into the confusion and muddle of our world in Jesus Christ, born in Bethlehem. The stories of Jesus’ birth in … Continue reading

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The Presentation of Mary

  The Holy Scripture tells us nothing about Mary’s childhood, not even her parents name, nor her ancestry. In the apocryphal work, The Gospel of James, we are told her parents are Anne and Joachim, and that they were childless … Continue reading

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