Category: scripture

Eating the Word of God

A meditation on the collect for Proper 28, which sets before us the purpose and beauty of scripture. This reflection is from a set of meditations I gave at a retreat at Calvary, Pittsburgh some years ago.


Keep these words in your heart: scripture engagement, part 1

To get a congregation reading the scriptures will surely lead to transformation of individual lives and of the church itself. To learn the language of scripture is to find new ways to praise and to thank God, and that helps us live out our purpose, to glorify God.

Angels: setting the record straight

Our culture has an angel problem. Lots of people talk about angels. Guardian angel this, Hallmark card that. Angels appear on TV shows. Angels are regular features in all manner of popular culture, high...

Article VII: Of the Old Testament

This post is part of a Lenten series on the 39 Articles. Article VII: Of the Old Testament The Old Testament is not contrary to the New; for both in the Old and New...