Thanks, But No Thanks Words for the First Sunday of Lent – 21 February 2021 – A cyber sermon from the Vicarage Text: And the Spirit immediately drove him out into the wilderness. (Mark 1v12) God give you peace my Sisters and Brothers. Teresa of Avila, a 16th Century Spanish noble woman turned Mother Superior… Continue reading Thanks, But No Thanks
If it’s not Good News for the wealthy as well as for the poor it’s not Good News for anyone. It is the task of the wealthy to be Good News for the poor themselves.
‘The hands of the Almighty are so often to be found at the ends of our own arms’
The Year of the Lord’s favour is about more than a good sermon.
Mark’s Gospel can be frustrating as it seems ‘empty’ of any key teaching by Jesus. But it is out of the emptiness that a multitude is fed.