Theology

  • Cross

    The Meaning of the Cross

    By on October 12, 2014

    “God forbid it, Lord! This must never happen to you” (Matthew 16:22) Peter’s response to Jesus’ prediction of his...

  • St-Dismas

    St Dismas

    By on September 12, 2014

    ‘Dismas’ is the name attributed to the dying thief who asked Jesus to remember him when he came into...

  • Bible

    What Is Hermeneutics?

    By on July 21, 2014

    The word ‘hermeneutics’ is derived from the Greek word hermeneia, which means ‘interpretation’ or ‘translation’. In Greek mythology the...

  • Smiling

    Smiling

    By on June 25, 2014

    Does anybody smile in the New Testament? Does Jesus? Does God? Do angels? Did Paul or any of the...

  • Jetty

    Certainty

    By on May 28, 2014

    If faith is the opposite of ‘certainty’ does this not suggest that religious ‘beliefs’ are somehow based on weaker,…

  • Mountains

    Humility

    By on April 22, 2014

    An early fifth century monk known to history as ‘Mark the Hermit’ penned the following: “Humility consists, not in…

  • Life will change your theology – not the other way round

    By on March 25, 2014

    Throughout his life he had been an ardent Evangelical Christian. He now found himself terminally ill in a Catholic…

  • Was Jesus An Anarchist?

    By on December 9, 2013

    Anarchist (noun) a person who person who promotes disorder or excites revolt against any established rule, law, or custom....

  • street

    Loving God Means Loving Others

    By on April 19, 2013

    I have long believed that loving God is a deep mystical experience – something which might be occasioned by…