‘Two sides of the same coin’ is a common enough saying. So, it came to mind as I was reading the temptation of Jesus in the desert followed by his preaching in the synagogue. In the wilderness, he was sustained by reading scripture. He developed faith in the sustaining goodness of God. He re-affirmed [...]
Podcast looking at the baptism and temptation of Jesus.
A new series of reflections on the Gospel of Mark. Today we are thinking of Mark 1.1-8 (The Proclamation of John the Baptist).
Luke 7.18-35 Maybe today I should tell you a little of my past. Well, as you know, after receiving a Nobel Prize in physics, I flew up to the International Space Station before founding a billion -dollar business empire which allowed me to sail round the world single-handed. Of course, all of [...]