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Monthly Archives: April 2019

Resources for Third Sunday of Easter

Resources for Third Sunday of Easter

Let us pray (in silence) [that we may rejoice in sharing in Christ’s resurrection] pause O God,in Christ’s humiliation,you stooped down,and raised up the fallen world in the resurrection,grant to your faithful people a holy joy,so that those whom you have freedmay delight in you eternally;through Jesus Christwho is alive with you,in the unity of… Continue Reading

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Friday in Easter Week

Friday in Easter Week

Read – reflect – respond (in prayer, silence, possibly a comment) Lectio Divina – sacred reading Do you have any reflection on today’s reading and collect? Almighty Father, who gave your only Son to die for our sins and to rise for our justification: Give us grace so to put away the leaven of malice… Continue Reading

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All Religions are Fairy Tales

All Religions are Fairy Tales

New Zealand’s own Richard-Dawkins-Lite, antitheist Joe Bennet stressed in Holy Week I have been pointing out in this column for years, all religions are fairy tales [Apologies to younger readers who have never heard of Richard Dawkins – he was someone who was a good Biologist who thought that being good at Biology meant that… Continue Reading

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Wednesday in Easter Week

Wednesday in Easter Week

Read – reflect – respond (in prayer, silence, possibly a comment) Lectio Divina – sacred reading Do you have any reflection on today’s reading and collect? O God, whose blessed Son made himself known to his disciples in the breaking of bread: Open the eyes of our faith, that we may behold him in all his… Continue Reading

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Resources for Second Sunday of Easter

Resources for Second Sunday of Easter

Let us pray (in silence) [that through the fifty days of Easter, the Risen Christ will touch and transform our lives] pause Grant, we pray, O God, [or Almighty God]that we, who share in the paschal celebrations,may, through your goodness,hold fast to themin the way we live our lives;through Jesus Christwho is alive with you,in… Continue Reading

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