Monthly Archives: November 2014

Advent 1

On the morning of October 2 – it was a Thursday, cool, the leaves had begun to fall – my slumber was disturbed at 3am – 3am – by an uninvited guest to the church. He was big, a bit … Continue reading

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Christ the King

So a young couple invited their elderly pastor over for Sunday dinner. While they were in the kitchen preparing the meal, the minister asked the couple’s son what they were having. “Goat,” the little boy replied. “Goat?” replied the startled … Continue reading

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Pentecost +23

“The talent (Latin: talentum, from Ancient Greek: τάλαντον, talanton ‘scale, balance, sum’) was one of several ancient units of mass, a commercial weight, as well as corresponding units of value equivalent to these masses of a precious metal. The talent … Continue reading

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Pentecost +22

In about 50 A.D., about 16 years after the Pharisee Saul was knocked off his horse and became the Blessed Apostle Paul, Paul found himself in Corinth. He stopped there for a year and a half during what we call … Continue reading

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