Posts tagged ‘sacrifice’

Pandemic Love

Every encounter these days includes COVID-19. Read more…

“We Will Remember Them”

Remembrance Day has meant something to me since I was a child. The town I grew up in all came to the cenotaph, no matter what the weather.

But it means even more now. Read more…

Hard Lessons from a Strange Place

People tend to avoid the book of Leviticus. If you read it only as strange or different from your worship practice you surely miss much. Much in the first chapters of Leviticus is devoted to sacrifices dealing with sin.

God set out that sin requires some “sacrifice”, some act to complete forgiveness. Today religion has reduced confession to a set prayer spoken every Sunday, and forgiveness as words by the priest after the prescribed prayer finishes.

What’s missing? Read more…