Acts of the Apostles
meet Paul

meet Paul

In today's first reading we meet Saul of Tarsus on his way to Damascus to persecute Christians. These verses from the Acts of the Apostles (which makes up our daily...

haircut

haircut

Getting a haircut is not one of my favourite things to do, but last week the need was pressing and the opportunity presented. Always the hairdresser begins by asking...

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another way

Surely the real mortality in our sin is not any particular action or omission itself, but what we do after we realise our sin