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Parables and the Kingdom of God

In the Synoptic Gospels Jesus is presented as often talking in parables. These are enigmatic stories and sayings, usually about what he called the Kingdom of God / Kingdom of Heaven. (more…)

Thought for the Week 21/11/2011

From Sabine Schwartz, Catholic Chaplain:

The feast of Christ the King -the last Sunday in the year of the Church- has often puzzled me, as the idea of kingship can sometimes have a triumphalist ring about it that sits uneasy with my sensitivities (and those of many others). It does seem to be very odd title in the Western world of the 21st century, where democracy is among the highest values of society and kings and queens have at most a ceremonial role. (more…)

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“If you learn to think of yourself as a temple of God then you will perceive the world as the kingdom of God.” – Sikh saying

Another Thought for the Week 17/10/2011

From Sabine Schwartz, Catholic Chaplain:

Sunday’s Gospel gives us an important hint on how we can contribute to the happiness and fruitfulness of this year. (more…)

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