Newsletter Archive

Date
Title
Scripture
06-10-2017 History (repeatedly) foretold (4) (AD 30) “And if those days had... Matth. 25, 22 view
29-09-2017 History (then and today) foretold (3) (AD 30) “So when you see the d... Matth. 24, 16 view
22-09-2017 History (Christian) foretold (2) (AD 30) “Then they will delive... Matth. 24, 7 view
15-09-2017 History (global) foretold (1) (AD 30) Jesus left the temple ... Matth. 24, 1 view
08-09-2017 Choices and consequences “O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the c... Matth. 23, 37 view
01-09-2017 the Jersey way This was why the Jews were see... John. 5, 18 view
25-08-2017 Judgment and how to escape it This was why the Jews were see... John. 5, 18 view
18-08-2017 Why does the LORD God let the wicked thrive (3)? “Shall not all these take up t... Habak. 2, 6 view
11-08-2017 Why does the LORD God let the wicked thrive (2)? “You who are of purer eyes tha... Habak. 1, 13 view
04-08-2017 Why does the LORD God let the wicked thrive (1)? “Look among the nations, and s... Habak. 1, 5 view
28-07-2017 Why doesn’t the LORD God do something? The burden that Habakkuk the p... Habak. 1, 1 view
21-07-2017 Love in darkness vs. love of darkness “God so loved the world, that ... John. 3, 16 view
14-07-2017 “Until then have the house you’re making” “O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the c... Matth. 23, 37 view
07-07-2017 blame culture “Woe to you, scribes and Phari... Matth. 23, 29 view
30-06-2017 Tragedies and the greatest tragedy “(1) Woe to you, scribes and P... Matth. 23, 23 view
23-06-2017 Religious blindness- then and now “But (1) woe to you, scribes a... Matth. 23, 13 view
16-06-2017 “We’re absolutely clear about this...” Then Jesus said to the crowds ... Matth. 23, 1 view
09-06-2017 The worries of national leaders Many of the Jews therefore, wh... John. 11, 45 view
02-06-2017 Manchester’s tragedies – and me He also said to the crowds …. ... Luke. 12, 54 view
26-05-2017 Happy indeed ... Happy indeed is the one whose ... Psalm. 32, 1 view
19-05-2017 The King’s prayer Save, O LORD, for the godly on... Psalm. 12, 1 view
12-05-2017 Liber-ation And he [Jesus of Nazareth c. A... Luke. 4, 16 view
05-05-2017 Happy is the man who..... Blessed is the man who (1a) wa... Psalm. 1, 1 view
28-04-2017 the aim above all other aims When the Pharisees heard that ... Matth. 22, 34 view
21-04-2017 life after death The same day Sadducees came to... Matth. 22, 23 view
14-04-2017 they know and they know they know Now while the Pharisees were g... Matth. 22, 42 view
07-04-2017 the autocracy of the skies And again Jesus spoke to them ... Matth. 22, 1 view
31-03-2017 Would you be good on a jury? When day came, the assembly of... Luke. 22, 66 view
24-03-2017 A little brief authority He (Jesus of Nazareth AD 30, J... Luke. 19, 45 view
17-03-2017 This divided world (A) Zacchaeus (Chief taxation ... Luke. 19, 8 view
10-03-2017 I’ve made my bed, now what (3) Two others, who were criminals... Luke. 23, 32 view
03-03-2017 I’ve made my bed, now what (2) (A) And since they did not see... Roman. 1, 28 view
24-02-2017 I’ve made my bed, now what (1) And since they did not see fit... Roman. 1, 28 view
17-02-2017 rational logic (2) (9.) Therefore God gave them u... Roman. 1, 24 view
10-02-2017 rational logic (1) (1.) I am not ashamed of the g... Roman. 1, 16 view
03-02-2017 the world leader And when evening had come, sin... Mark. 15, 42 view
27-01-2017 “Who owns my body?” The scribes and the chief prie... Luke. 20, 19 view
20-01-2017 “I’m in charge here” He [Jesus of Nazareth c. AD 30... Luke. 20, 9 view
13-01-2017 “I’m the meat in the sandwich” In the hearing of all the peop... Luke. 20, 45 view
06-01-2017 bread and circuses There came to him [Jesus of Na... Luke. 20, 27 view
30-12-2016 ideologies + wars + persecutions While some were speaking of th... Luke. 21, 5 view
23-12-2016 The vineyard He [Jesus of Nazareth, Jerusal... Luke. 20, 9 view
16-12-2016 Truth and the offer of Mercy He [Jesus of Nazareth, Jerusal... Luke. 20, 9 view
09-12-2016 How old is today’s post-truth era? One day [c. AD 30, Jerusalem],... Luke. 20, 1 view
02-12-2016 “the stones would cry out” When he [Jesus c. AD 30] drew ... Luke. 19, 29 view
18-11-2016 In the whatever – ABIDE with me He entered Jericho and was pas... Luke. 19, 10 view
11-11-2016 What’s a real Christian really like? He entered Jericho and was pas... Luke. 19, 1 view
04-11-2016 Vice-Presidential ambitions As Jesus was going up to Jerus... Matth. 20, 17 view
28-10-2016 Is God’s kingdom in church? (2) Being asked by the Pharisees w... Luke. 17, 20 view
21-10-2016 Is God’s kingdom in church? (1) Being asked by the Pharisees w... Luke. 17, 20 view
14-10-2016 For (some) lepers only On the way to Jerusalem he was... Luke. 17, 11 view
07-10-2016 For top Christians only The apostles said to the Lord ... Luke. 17, 5 view
30-09-2016 Take care of others He [Jesus of Nazareth c. AD 30... Luke. 17, 1 view
23-09-2016 “Pearly gate” anecdotes  “There was a rich man wh... Luke. 16, 20 view
16-09-2016 God and Mammon He [Jesus of Nazareth, c. AD 3... Luke. 16, 1 view
09-09-2016 Deceit precedes death So Pilate entered his headquar... John. 18, 33 view
02-09-2016 First: last. Last: first. Why? “Many who are first will be la... Matth. 19, 26 view
26-08-2016 “Whatever it takes” (2) Jesus said to him [a rich youn... Matth. 19, 16 view
19-08-2016 “Whatever it takes” Look and see: a man came up to... Matth. 19, 16 view
12-08-2016 Downside Up Then children were brought to ... Matth. 19, 13 view
05-08-2016 Inside Out Pharisees came up to him [Jesu... Matth. 19, 3 view
29-07-2016 “I’m too busy” When one of those who reclined... Luke. 14, 15 view
22-07-2016 “I know where you’re coming from” He [Jesus of Nazareth c. AD 30... Luke. 13, 18 view
15-07-2016 Wisdom re pride Daniel, who was also called Be... Danie. 4, 19 view
08-07-2016 A father’s two sons (3) And he [Jesus of Nazareth c. A... Luke. 15, 11 view
01-07-2016 A father’s two sons (2) And he [Jesus of Nazareth c. A... Luke. 15, 11 view
24-06-2016 A father’s two sons (1) And he [Jesus of Nazareth c. A... Luke. 15, 11 view
17-06-2016 The pain of family trees The book of the genealogy of J... Matth. 1, 1 view
10-06-2016 Jersey’s barn-building industry Someone in the crowd said to h... Luke. 12, 13 view
03-06-2016 Is this repeated in Jersey today? While Jesus was speaking, a Ph... Luke. 11, 37 view
27-05-2016 What’s in a name? Now the whole earth had one la... Genes. 11, 1 view
20-05-2016 La Belle Hougue Cave “….. But concerning that day a... Matth. 24, 36 view
13-05-2016 The personal debt crisis (2) Peter came up and said to him,... Matth. 18, 21 view
06-05-2016 The personal debt crisis Peter came up and said to him,... Matth. 18, 21 view
29-04-2016 Noah, Malta and genetics These are the generations of N... Genes. 6, 9 view
22-04-2016 Listen to the argument So he said to them again, “I s... John. 8, 21 view
15-04-2016 “I am” When the people saw the sign t... John. 6, 14 view
08-04-2016 The hound of heaven In that same hour he [Jesus Ch... Luke. 10, 21 view
01-04-2016 Genocide recommended When the days drew near for hi... Luke. 9, 51 view
24-03-2016 Greatness – and how to achieve it Pilate then called together th... Luke. 23, 13 view
18-03-2016 the power of the perpendicular pronoun Now there was a man of the Pha... John. 3, 1 view
11-03-2016 Angelo: we must not make a scarecrow of the law The scribes and the Pharisees ... John. 8, 3 view
04-03-2016 The blackest black When the crowds were increasin... Luke. 11, 29 view
26-02-2016 intangible motivators Then they sailed to the countr... Luke. 8, 26 view
19-02-2016 Les Misérables He entered Jericho and was pas... Luke. 19, 1 view
12-02-2016 A peace strategy... I waited patiently for the LOR... Psalm. 40, 1 view
05-02-2016 A wealth strategy... Someone in the crowd said to h... Luke. 12, 13 view
29-01-2016 He is good (1) to ... (2) in ... (3) in ... (4) in violent seas... Oh give thanks to the LORD, fo... Psalm. 107, 1 view
22-01-2016 He is good (1) to refugees (2) in sieges (3) in plagues... Oh give thanks to the LORD, fo... Psalm. 107, 1 view
15-01-2016 He is good (1) to refugees (2) in sieges... Oh give thanks to the LORD, fo... Psalm. 107, 1 view
08-01-2016 He is good (1) to refugees Oh give thanks to the LORD, fo... Psalm. 107, 1 view
30-12-2015 “The time has come to talk...” And when the time came for the... Luke. 1, 46 view
18-12-2015 “I mean what I say...” And Mary said, “My soul magnif... Luke. 1, 46 view
11-12-2015 “One can’t believe impossible things...” In the sixth month the angel G... Luke. 1, 26 view
04-12-2015 Wish me luck as I wave you goodbye... Soon afterward he [Jesus Chris... Luke. 7, 11 view
27-11-2015 Paris - history repeats its lessons He [Jesus c. AD 30] also said ... Luke. 12, 54 view
20-11-2015 Paris – a message from the mess From that time Jesus began to ... Matth. 16, 30 view
13-11-2015 Nuclear authority Now when Jesus came into the d... Matth. 16, 13 view
06-11-2015 Mankind at large Then God said, “Let us make ma... Genes. 1, 26 view
30-10-2015 Productivity immeasurable And God said, “Let the earth s... Genes. 1, 11 view
23-10-2015 Here’s another fine mess (6) – overturned... Now among those who went up to... John. 12, 20 view
16-10-2015 Here’s another fine mess (5) – conquered... He [Jesus Christ c. 30 AD] beg... Mark. 8, 31 view
09-10-2015 Here’s another fine mess (4) - overcome... Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit... Luke. 4, 1 view
02-10-2015 Here’s another fine mess (3) disclosed... So when the woman saw that (1)... Genes. 3, 6 view
25-09-2015 Here’s another fine mess (2) you’ve gotten me into... So when the woman saw that (1)... Genes. 3, 6 view
18-09-2015 Here’s another fine mess you’ve gotten me into... And the LORD God planted a gar... Genes. 2, 8 view
11-09-2015 Monarchical example When he had washed their feet ... John. 13, 12 view
04-09-2015 Career guidance (3) Jesus went on from there and w... Matth. 15, 29 view
28-08-2015 Career guidance (2) Jesus went on from there and w... Matth. 15, 29 view
21-08-2015 Career guidance (1) Jesus went on from there and w... Matth. 15, 29 view
14-08-2015 True incurable blindness (3) This figure of speech Jesus us... John. 10, 7 view
07-08-2015 True incurable blindness (2) Some of the Pharisees near him... John. 9, 40 view
31-07-2015 True incurable blindness  As he passed by, he saw ... John. 9, 1 view
24-07-2015 What’s the problem? Now the earth was corrupt in G... Genes. 6, 11 view
17-07-2015 Religion and what to do with it He called the people to him an... Matth. 15, 10 view
10-07-2015 wilful wrongdoing He [Note 1] was despised and r... Isaia. 53, 3 view
03-07-2015 A transforming event Immediately he made the discip... Matth. 14, 22 view
26-06-2015 Post-bereavement decision Now when Jesus heard this [the... Matth. 14, 13 view
19-06-2015 gazophylacion hieron Again Jesus spoke to them, say... John. 8, 12 view
12-06-2015 After the funeral Now when Jesus came, he found ... John. 11, 17 view
05-06-2015 Violence born of necessity Many of the Jews therefore, wh... John. 11, 45 view
29-05-2015 The Irish referendum and adultery Early in the morning he came a... John. 8, 2 view
22-05-2015 killing After this Jesus went about in... John. 7, 1 view
15-05-2015 The summum bonum – the supreme good “Again, the kingdom of heaven ... Matth. 13, 45 view
08-05-2015 Liberation for EU migrants “The kingdom of heaven is like... Matth. 13, 44 view
01-05-2015 Unreasonable reason At that time Herod the tetrarc... Matth. 14, 1 view
24-04-2015 Insecurity in the political wilderness This is the testimony of John,... John. 1, 19 view
17-04-2015 Jersey, the city When Jesus had finished instru... Matth. 11, 1 view
10-04-2015 Easter (and Passover) amnesia After this there was a feast o... John. 5, 1 view
02-04-2015 What happened tomorrow..... One of the criminals who were ... Luke. 23, 39 view
27-03-2015 Heaven on earth and what it looks like (2) He put another parable before ... Matth. 13, 31 view
20-03-2015 Heaven on earth and what it looks like He (Jesus Christ c. AD 30) put... Matth. 13, 24 view
13-03-2015 The missing facts And now, go, write it before t... Isaia. 30, 8 view
06-03-2015 Kill, kill, kill “You have heard that it was sa... Matth. 5, 21 view
27-02-2015 Put “X” right and the whole world will be right The next day Jesus decided to ... John. 1, 43 view
20-02-2015 Not understanding the word Jesus said: “Hear then the par... Matth. 13, 18 view
13-02-2015 Turning from the word Jesus said: “Hear then the par... Matth. 13, 18 view
06-02-2015 Strangling the word Jesus said: “Hear then the par... Matth. 13, 18 view
30-01-2015 My Father’s house The Passover of the Jews was a... John. 2, 13 view
23-01-2015 Portia: Then (Shylock) must be merciful... “Have mercy on me, O God, acco... Psalm. 51, 1 view
16-01-2015 Charlie Hebdo – and change within Then some of the scribes and P... Matth. 12, 38 view
09-01-2015 Life – zoe or psuche In the beginning was the Word ... John. 1, 1 view
02-01-2015 The first sign.... On the third day there was a w... John. 2, 1 view
19-12-2014 A first-century disciple of Jesus wrote.... (1) In the beginning was the W... John. 1, 1 view
12-12-2014 A letter from AD 90 That which was from the beginn... 1 Joh. 1, 1 view
05-12-2014 Religion – Jesus’ viewpoint (2) Then [AD 33 Jerusalem] Jesus s... Matth. 23, 1 view
28-11-2014 sperm, ovum and sight Jesus heard that they had cast... John. 9, 35 view
21-11-2014 Religion Therefore hear the word of the... Isaia. 28, 14 view
14-11-2014 Slaves – freed but dying From Mount Hor they [the desce... Numbe. 21, 4 view
07-11-2014 BC 2000, BC/AD 0, AD 2000 After these things the word of... Genes. 15, 1 view
31-10-2014 “History teaches us....” Kir of Moab is laid waste in a... Isaia. 15, 1 view
24-10-2014 “Power grows out of the barrel of a gun” The word of the LORD: Rejoice ... Zecha. 9, 9 view
17-10-2014 “I have in my hand a piece of paper” And when they had sung a hymn,... Mark. 14, 26 view
10-10-2014 “how to vote” – an instructive epitaph Now these are the last words o... 2 Sam. 23, 1 view
03-10-2014 I owe, I owe, so off to work I go Then Peter came up and said to... Matth. 18, 1 view
26-09-2014 “one small step for man....” When no bush of the field was ... Genes. 2, 1 view
19-09-2014 What IS money? “My people have changed their ... Jerem. 2, 11 view
12-09-2014 self-addiction "Blessed are those who mourn f... Matth. 5, 4 view
05-09-2014 accusation, counsel and destruction Again he [Jesus Christ c. AD 3... Mark. 3, 1 view
29-08-2014 decapitation or restoration When Jesus had finished instru... Matth. 11, 1 view
22-08-2014 The case of the missing sandwiches When the disciples reached the... Matth. 16, 5 view
15-08-2014 the point This is what the LORD says: "L... Jerem. 9, 23 view
08-08-2014 World War 1 The word that Isaiah the son o... Isaia. 2, 1 view
01-08-2014 Gaza, a Palestinian girl and release And he [Jesus of Nazareth AD 3... Mark. 7, 14 view
25-07-2014 THE Treasure in a field [Jesus said:] “(1) The kingdom... Matth. 13, 44 view
18-07-2014 S*d*m and rescue and prayer So Abram went up from Egypt, h... Genes. 13, 1 view
11-07-2014 “worthless” potatoes That same day Jesus went out o... Matth. 13, 1 view
04-07-2014 Situation Vacant Look and see this clearly, I a... Matth. 10, 16 view
27-06-2014 British values As they were going away, behol... Matth. 9, 32 view
20-06-2014 The strength of ISIS And he [Jesus c. AD 30] called... Matth. 10, 1 view
13-06-2014 gentleness The Pharisees went out and con... Matth. 12, 14 view
06-06-2014 All the world’s a stage.... And as he came out of the Temp... Mark. 13, 1 view
30-05-2014 Homs and Aleppo Now when John heard in prison ... Matth. 11, 1 view
23-05-2014 five separate witnesses If I alone bear witness about ... John. 5, 31 view
16-05-2014 the importance of Jersey’s reputation About that time [Ephesus AD 55... Acts. 19, 23 view
08-05-2014 the best liberation proclamation These twelve Jesus [c. AD 32] ... Matth. 10, 5 view
02-05-2014 the first victory over sins And getting into a boat he [Je... Matth. 9, 1 view
25-04-2014 the first victory over death Now there was a man of the Pha... John. 3, 1 view
11-04-2014 the first death – the first murder The Lord God took the man and ... Genes. 2, 15 view
04-04-2014 Ruth – the Bible’s true-love-story “Then the women said to Naomi,... Ruth. 4, 14 view
28-03-2014 “...their fruits...” “Beware of false prophets, who... Matth. 7, 15 view
21-03-2014 “...good things...” “Ask, and it will be given to ... Matth. 7, 7 view
14-03-2014 “It doesn’t matter...” “Do not think that I have come... Matth. 5, 17 view
07-03-2014 Fullness of life And he [Jesus of Nazareth c. A... Matth. 5, 1 view
28-02-2014 Reputation Now the passage of the Scriptu... Acts. 8, 32 view
07-02-2014 This awesome servant.... (5) He was oppressed, and he was a... Isaia. 53, 6 view
31-01-2014 This awesome servant.... (4) Surely he has borne our griefs... Isaia. 53, 4 view
24-01-2014 This awesome servant.... (3) The LORD God has given me the ... Isaia. 50, 4 view
17-01-2014 This awesome servant.... (2) (1-) Listen to me, O coastland... Isaia. 49, 1 view
10-01-2014 This awesome servant..... (1) Look and see my servant, whom ... Isaia. 42, 1 view
03-01-2014 New Year keynote address “You have heard that it was sa... Matth. 5, 21 view
27-12-2013 Jersey responds to Christmas After Jesus was born in Bethle... Matth. 2, 1 view
20-12-2013 Jersey folk meet Jesus Passing alongside the Sea of G... Mark. 1, 16 view
13-12-2013 The Golden Rule “So whatever you wish that oth... Matth. 7, 12 view
06-12-2013 his house “Everyone then who hears these... Matth. 7, 24 view
29-11-2013 Let’s all elect THE world ruler Then I looked, and I heard aro... Revel. 5, 11 view
22-11-2013 THE dinner party [Jesus speaking to his followe... Luke. 22, 21 view
15-11-2013 The logos of the stauros: folly? Jesus Christ did not send me [... 1 Cor. 1, 18 view
08-11-2013 Money talks Zacchaeus [tax farmer for Jeri... Luke. 19, 8 view
01-11-2013 What do you see when you look at you? The scribes and the chief prie... Luke. 20, 19 view
25-10-2013 The greatest compliment: you’ve changed “Simon, Simon, behold, Satan d... Luke. 22, 31 view
18-10-2013 £3 million of cannabis Can the Ethiopian change his s... Jerem. 13, 23 view
11-10-2013 Love and righteousness and mercy “But I say to you who hear, Lo... Luke. 6, 27 view
04-10-2013 “began” ..... Jesus began to say to them, “T... Luke. 3, 23 view
27-09-2013 Spendthrift trusts And he [Jesus – c. AD 32] said... Luke. 15, 11 view
20-09-2013 Oedema and the water well One Sabbath, when he went to d... Luke. 14, 1 view
13-09-2013 What is "me"? In those days Mary arose and w... Luke. 1, 39 view
30-08-2013 Jerusalem’s long history “Look and see my servant, whom... Isaia. 42, 1 view
16-08-2013 A message to examiners "Therefore you have no excuse,... Roman. 2, 1 view
09-08-2013 2013 – the best year ever Someone in the crowd said to h... Luke. 12, 13 view
02-08-2013 Security and where to find it The LORD is my shepherd; I sha... Psalm. 23, 1 view
26-07-2013 Men who weep bitterly In those days [BC 702] Hezekia... 2 Kin. 20, 1 view
19-07-2013 Go away – for ever When he [Jesus c. AD 32] came ... Matth. 8, 28 view
12-07-2013 scapegoats in Jersey He [Jesus, around AD 32] also ... Luke. 18, 9 view
05-07-2013 “I have a dream...” Then I saw a new heaven and a ... Revel. 21, 1 view
28-06-2013 Two bent people in church Now he [Jesus] was teaching in... Luke. 13, 10 view
21-06-2013 I alone know what’s on my laptop Now a centurion had a servant ... Luke. 7, 1 view
14-06-2013 paradidomi (Greek) to-beyond-give (3) Therefore God paradidomi’d the... Roman. 1, 24 view
07-06-2013 paradidomi (Greek) to-beyond-give (2) Therefore God paradidomi’d the... Roman. 1, 24 view
31-05-2013 paradidomi (Greek) to-beyond-give Therefore God paradidomi’d the... Roman. 1, 24 view
24-05-2013 What’s he really worth? Now when Jesus came [around AD... John. 11, 26 view
17-05-2013 Richard Mabon, Dean of Jersey Now after John was arrested, J... Mark. 1, 14 view
10-05-2013 Liberation and the Draft Discrimination Law “So whatever you wish that oth... Matth. 7, 12 view
03-05-2013 springtime And God said, "Let the earth s... Genes. 1, 11 view
26-04-2013 acCOUNTancy Now to the one who works, his ... Roman. 4, 4 view
19-04-2013 What’s he saying to THEM? (3) In the meantime, when so many ... Luke. 12, 8 view
12-04-2013 What’s he saying to THEM? (2) In the meantime, when so many ... Luke. 12, 4 view
05-04-2013 What’s he saying to THEM? In the meantime, when so many ... Luke. 12, 1 view
28-03-2013 Don’t go to church – go home “And when you pray, you must n... Matth. 6, 5 view
22-03-2013 What would Jesus say to Jersey today? Now after John was arrested, J... Mark. 1, 14 view
15-03-2013 What am I really worth? One of the Pharisees asked him... Luke. 7, 36 view
08-03-2013 What sort of person am I? Abram agreed to what Sarai sai... Genes. 16, 2 view
01-03-2013 evolution and epigenetics Therefore, just as sin [Greek ... Roman. 5, 12 view
22-02-2013 gone fishing Simon Peter said to them, “I a... John. 21, 3 view
15-02-2013 The Comfort of a Wealthy Man There was a man in the land of... Job. 1, 1 view
08-02-2013 Undercover Boss [Jesus Christ teaching in AD 3... Matth. 25, 41 view
01-02-2013 Justice? How? Justice is turned back, and ri... Isaia. 59, 14 view
25-01-2013 Evil by Affiliation “We know that we have passed f... 1 Joh. 3, 14 view
18-01-2013 To be candid... “Not everyone who says to me, ... Matth. 7, 21 view
11-01-2013 Desire When the woman saw that the tr... Genes. 3, 6 view
28-12-2012 Peace? On earth? The people who walked in darkn... Isaia. 9, 2 view
21-12-2012 Eternity and the Circle “…You have been chosen to know... Isaia. 43, 10 view
14-12-2012 feet of clay “You saw, O king, and behold, ... Danie. 2, 31 view
07-12-2012 domestic violence – the escape And Pharisees came up to him a... Matth. 19, 3 view
30-11-2012 regeneration Seeing the crowds, he [Jesus C... Matth. 5, 1 view
23-11-2012 health and money And he went throughout all Gal... Matth. 4, 23 view
16-11-2012 the sea near us While walking by the Sea of Ga... Matth. 4, 8 view
09-11-2012 Dwelling in the region and shadow of ***** Now when he heard that John ha... Matth. 4, 8 view
02-11-2012 “Don’t you know who I am?” Again, the devil took him to a... Matth. 4, 8 view
26-10-2012 “In God we trust” Then the devil took him to the... Matth. 4, 5 view
19-10-2012 “After all, I’ve got to live.” Then Jesus was led up by the S... Matth. 4, 1 view
05-10-2012 hide and seek At that time Jesus declared, "... Matth. 11, 25 view
28-09-2012 Shut mouths See, my servant shall prosper;... Isaia. 52, 13 view
21-09-2012 The bad and the ugly “Do not lay up for yourselves ... Matth. 6, 18 view
14-09-2012 epiphany Then Jesus came from Galilee t... Matth. 3, 13 view
07-09-2012 Epi-demic... This is the book of the genera... Genes. 5, 1 view
31-08-2012 Epi-genetics... Now Adam knew Eve his wife, an... Genes. 4, 3 view
24-08-2012 Epi-emotions... And they heard the sound of th... Genes. 3, 8 view
17-08-2012 Epi-economics So when the woman [Eve] saw – ... Genes. 3, 6 view
10-08-2012 Plain speaking at a dinner party While Jesus was speaking, a Ph... Luke. 11, 37 view
03-08-2012 Olympic-level achievements At that time Jesus declared, “... Matth. 11, 25 view
27-07-2012 An Olympic-level loser from birth When he [Joseph, husband of Ma... Matth. 2, 22 view
20-07-2012 Macbeth: false face must hide ... false heart Justice is turned back; and ri... Isaia. 59, 14 view
13-07-2012 Hamlet: To be or not to be... And there was a woman who had ... Mark. 5, 25 view
29-06-2012 Rejection and its reversal by another He was despised and rejected b... Isaia. 53, 3 view
22-06-2012 Revelation ...... and impostors The revelation of Jesus Christ... Revel. 1, 1 view
15-06-2012 Wealth trustees and advisers Now the birth of Jesus Christ ... Matth. 1, 18 view
08-06-2012 Ancestry The book of the genealogy of J... Matth. 1, 1 view
01-06-2012 The four dimensions of knowing (5) And when the sixth hour [noon]... Mark. 15, 33 view
25-05-2012 The four dimensions of knowing (4) The man [a paraplegic for 38 y... John. 5, 15 view
18-05-2012 The four dimensions of knowing (3) Now there is in Jerusalem by t... John. 5, 2 view
11-05-2012 The four dimensions of knowing (2) So he came again to Cana in Ga... John. 4, 46 view
04-05-2012 The four dimensions of knowing And there was a woman ... Mark. 5, 24 view
27-04-2012 Zero 10 – an ancient parallel In that day you looked to the ... Isaia. 22, 8 view
20-04-2012 Evil, yes. But inside....? And he called the people to hi... Mark. 7, 14 view
13-04-2012 quid pro quo (this for that) “Do not think that I have co... Matth. 5, 17 view
06-04-2012 All power tends to corrupt..... While he was speaking, Judas c... Matth. 26, 47 view
30-03-2012 The great romance Then I saw a new heaven and a ... Revel. 21, 1 view
23-03-2012 What on earth is happening? (5) And he [Jesus, AD 30] came to ... Luke. 4, 16 view
16-03-2012 What on earth is happening? (4) We know that the righteous jud... Roman. 2, 2 view
09-03-2012 What on earth is happening? (3) Jesus began to say to them, “S... Mark. 13, 5 view
02-03-2012 What on earth is happening? (2) When the large crowd of the Je... John. 12, 9 view
24-02-2012 What on earth is happening? (1) Therefore God gave them up …. ... Roman. 1, 24 view
17-02-2012 Don’t just say prayers..... When the servant of the man of... 2 Kin. 6, 15 view
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27-01-2012 The cup of consequences Then Jesus went with them to a... Matth. 26, 36 view
20-01-2012 Dishonest, facing homelessness [Jesus Christ c. AD 32 told th... Luke. 16, 3 view
13-01-2012 Fishing with a golden fish hook “.... Or what king, going out ... Luke. 14, 31 view
06-01-2012 fear of total goodness For the thing that I fear come... Job. 3, 25 view
29-12-2011 Paying All Our Debts 2012 “Is it lawful to pay taxes to ... Matth. 22, 17 view
22-12-2011 eudemonism And the angel said to her, “Do... Luke. 1, 30 view
16-12-2011 shooting myself in the foot He said to them, “What do you ... Mark. 10, 36 view
09-12-2011 To admit or not to admit.....? Then David’s [David, King of I... 2 Sam. 12, 5 view
02-12-2011 The Christmas family tree The book of the genealogy of J... Matth. 1, 1 view
25-11-2011 “I wish I had your faith” As they passed by in the morni... Mark. 11, 20 view
18-11-2011 The King James Bible “You search the Scriptures bec... John. 5, 39 view
11-11-2011 The Poppy and the Euro Jesus [AD 33 Jerusalem] began ... Mark. 13, 5 view
04-11-2011 Descendants and Downton Abbey Jesus withdrew to the distri... Matth. 15, 21 view
28-10-2011 Active Compassion Now when Jesus heard this, he ... Matth. 14, 13 view
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14-10-2011 Inputs vs. Outcomes Jezebel his wife said to him, ... 1 Kin. 21, 7 view
07-10-2011 Suffering rejection by election I saw in the night visions, an... Danie. 7, 13 view
23-09-2011 The .xxx domain where desire rules   Let no one say when h... James. 1, 13 view
16-09-2011 Switch on - the good news written by Mark After six days Jesus took with... Mark. 9, 2 view
09-09-2011 A thirsty island On the last day of the feast [... John. 7, 37 view
02-09-2011 Jersey’s rate of exchange riots Jesus [around AD 33, Jerusalem... Luke. 21, 1 view
26-08-2011 Election Candidates - a check-list Give the king your justice, O ... Psalm. 72, 1 view
19-08-2011 murder But they all cried out togethe... Luke. 23, 18 view
12-08-2011 Jersey’s tax riots Zacchaeus [a rich chief tax co... Luke. 19, 8 view
05-08-2011 the invisible man And Jesus [AD 33] said, "What ... Mark. 7, 20 view
29-07-2011 Anger management [Jesus speaking at the beginni... Matth. 5, 21 view
22-07-2011 Obadiah and Jersey folk For the day of the LORD is nea... Obadi. 1, 15 view
15-07-2011 significance "Are not two sparrows sold for... Matth. 10, 29 view
08-07-2011 selfish goal or selfish gaol or both? And he [Jesus Christ] came to ... Luke. 4, 18 view
01-07-2011 Dominus meus et deus meus Then he said to Thomas, “Put y... John. 20, 27 view
24-06-2011 closure After this, Jesus, knowing tha... John. 19, 28 view
17-06-2011 old news With great power the apostles ... Acts. 4, 22 view
10-06-2011 Rollo AD 911 Jesus answered, “My kingdom is... John. 16, 7 view
03-06-2011 The Lamb Wins (abc) [Jesus Christ speaking to his ... John. 16, 11 view
27-05-2011 The Lamb Wins (c) [Jesus Christ speaking to his ... John. 16, 7 view
20-05-2011 The Lamb Wins (b) [Jesus Christ speaking to his ... John. 16, 7 view
13-05-2011 The Lamb Wins [Jesus Christ speaking to his ... John. 16, 7 view
06-05-2011 Shakespeare’s Jersey Now he [Judas Iscariot] that b... Matth. 26, 49 view
22-04-2011 Covenants and Treaties Enter his gates with thanksgiv... Psalm. 100, 4 view
15-04-2011 This can’t be right.... Can it? A woman of the city, who was a... Luke. 7, 37 view
08-04-2011 Absentee landlords and zero ten [Jesus] began to speak to them... Mark. 12, 1 view
01-04-2011 What are we after in Libya? Abram gave him [Melchizedek, k... Genes. 14, 20 view
25-03-2011 Gentleness v. Battle The oracle of David, the son o... 2 Sam. 23, 1 view
18-03-2011 Multiple catastrophes in Japan Now when Mary came to where Je... John. 11, 32 view
11-03-2011 Generosity v. Investment The Samaritan woman said to hi... John. 4, 9 view
04-03-2011 The King’s Speech Jesus answered him, “If I do n... John. 13, 8 view
25-02-2011 Death in Tripoli, Christchurch, Jersey and Cana On the third day there was a w... John. 2, 1 view
18-02-2011 Jersey sanctions harm to families [Jesus continued the parallel ... Luke. 18, 13 view
11-02-2011 Funeral speak Jesus said to her, “I am the r... John. 11, 25 view
04-02-2011 “Finance” during the recession Then the eyes of both were ope... Genes. 3, 7 view
28-01-2011 Morality v. Hedonism v. What on earth? And Jesus answering said to hi... Luke. 7, 40 view
21-01-2011 Is there a true meta-narrative? They said to the woman, “It is... John. 4, 42 view
07-01-2011 Impossible things Jesus [AD 30] looked at them [... Matth. 19, 26 view
31-12-2010 Life (bread) without work Jesus [AD 30] answered them [t... John. 6, 26 view
24-12-2010 The twelve days of Christmas “....unto you is born....this ... Luke. 2, 11 view
17-12-2010 Christmas and WikiLeaks In the beginning was the Word,... John. 1, 1 view
10-12-2010 ETFs - Jersey’s big freezers One gives freely, yet grows al... Prove. 11, 24 view
26-11-2010 the weak one and the one who works Afterwards Jesus found him [a ... John. 5, 14 view
19-11-2010 happiness “rights” There came a woman of Samaria ... John. 4, 7 view
12-11-2010 Birth “rights” Now there was a man of the P... John. 3, 1 view
05-11-2010 abundant good wine ... there was a wedding (aroun... John. 2, 1 view
29-10-2010 the only explanation (2) So when the woman saw that the... Genes. 3, 8 view
22-10-2010 the only explanation ... and they heard the sound o... Genes. 3, 8 view
08-10-2010 debt " ... and forgive us our debts... Matth. 6, 12 view
01-10-2010 life and death Since therefore the children [... Hebre. 2, 14 view
24-09-2010 the chosen exclusion When one of those who reclined... Luke. 14, 15 view
17-09-2010 punching above our weight Again, the diabolos [Greek = t... Matth. 4, 8 view
10-09-2010 beyond reasonable doubt The Pharisees came and began t... Mark. 8, 11 view
03-09-2010 the power illusion But God chose what is foolish ... 1 Cor. 1, 27 view
27-08-2010 regime change and religion And the scribe said to him [Je... Mark. 12, 32 view
20-08-2010 regime change and work (A) Moreover, I saw under the ... Eccle. 3, 16 view
13-08-2010 regime change and the lottery And he [Jesus c. AD 33] sat do... Mark. 12, 41 view
06-08-2010 regime change “The kingdom of heaven is like... Matth. 13, 44 view
30-07-2010 WikiLeaks In the meantime, when so many ... Matth. 12, 1 view
23-07-2010 the trustworthy saying The saying is trustworthy and ... 1 Tim. 1, 15 view
16-07-2010 Suicide and attempted suicide Jesus asked [the boy’s] father... Mark. 9, 21 view
09-07-2010 The church no one dared to join Now many signs and wonders wer... Acts. 5, 12 view
02-07-2010 THE vote of no confidence Now after John was arrested, J... Mark. 1, 14 view
25-06-2010 The Senatorial by-election Thus says the LORD: (1) do not... Jerem. 9, 23 view
18-06-2010 the great exchange (or the bad bargain) Claiming to be wise, they beca... Roman. 1, 22 view
11-06-2010 Truth carried out Jesus answered, “You say that ... John. 18, 37 view
04-06-2010 The seventh day And he [Jesus Christ AD 30] sa... Mark. 2, 27 view
28-05-2010 Consequences For in the hand of the Lord th... Psalm. 75, 8 view
21-05-2010 Dreams of striving to no avail Oh, the depth of the riches an... Roman. 11, 33 view
14-05-2010 On getting rid of leaders So the chief priests and the P... John. 11, 47 view
07-05-2010 bread during the Occupation Jesus then said to them, “Trul... John. 6, 32 view
30-04-2010 a man like a sheep Now the passage of Scripture t... Acts. 8, 22 view
23-04-2010 the disease political parties cannot cure Naaman, commander of the army ... 2 Kin. 5, 1 view
16-04-2010 the god delusion delusion ‘To whom then will you compare... Isaia. 40, 25 view
09-04-2010 Lex Talionis and Easter 4 Then Jesus cried again with a ... Matth. 27, 50 view
02-04-2010 Lex Talionis and Easter 3 … the judges shall make carefu... Deute. 19, 18 view
26-03-2010 Lex Talionis and Easter 2 Whoever takes a human life sha... Levit. 24, 17 view
19-03-2010 Lex Talionis and Easter Pray like this: “Our Father in... Matth. 6, 9 view
12-03-2010 Gordon Brown – disingenuous? David … was much afraid of Ach... 1 Sam. 21, 12 view
05-03-2010 Unreal solutions to deep human need And Elkanah, her husband, said... 1 Sam. 1, 8 view
26-02-2010 Who goes there?Friend or Foe? When Joshua was by Jericho, he... Joshu. 5, 13 view
19-02-2010 Tutankhamun and Moses Jesus answered him [Nicodemus]... John. 3, 10 view
12-02-2010 Accountancy and intangibles David also speaks of the bless... Roman. 4, 6 view
05-02-2010 philanthropy So, summoning his master’s deb... Luke. 16, 5 view
29-01-2010 Barack Obama and the banks …he came to Nazareth, where he... Luke. 4, 16 view
22-01-2010 gambling and competition Then the Lord said to Cain, “W... Genes. 4, 9 view
27-12-2009 an intelligent and beautiful woman ...there was a man in Maon who... 1 Sam. 25, 2 view
18-12-2009 Why Christmas is SO VERY important.... But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah... Micah. 5, 2 view
11-12-2009 Change of domicile to Bethlehem But Ruth said, “Do not urge me... Ruth. 1, 16 view
04-12-2009 Unelected authority Therefore, since we have been ... Roman. 5, 1 view
27-11-2009 It’s too early to think about Christmas When one rules justly over men... 2 Sam. 23, 4 view
20-11-2009 forces at work in Jersey For his [Almighty God’s] invis... Roman. 1, 20 view
13-11-2009 lights at midnight Then the kingdom of heaven wil... Matth. 25, 1 view
06-11-2009 why a man cried ... Jesus wept.   &... John. 11, 35 view
30-10-2009 Jersey’s Depositors Compensation Scheme (DCS) Come to terms quickly with you... Matth. 5, 26 view
23-10-2009 THE problem and THE response So they are without excuse; fo... Roman. 1, 20 view
16-10-2009 One World Week – what’s the problem? Ever since the creation of the... Roman. 1, 20 view
09-10-2009 words that last for millennia The just shall live by faith... Habak. 2, 4 view
02-10-2009 the benefits of being prodigal And he [Jesus of Nazareth, AD ... Luke. 15, 13 view
25-09-2009 RSVP(acceptances only) I am a debtor ..... both to th... Roman. 1, 14 view
18-09-2009 I want, you want, they want (3) And James and John, the sons o... Mark. 10, 35 view
11-09-2009 I want, you want, they want (2) And a leper came to him [Jesus... Mark. 1, 40 view
04-09-2009 I want, you want, they want And he [Jesus of Nazareth, aro... Mark. 8, 34 view
28-08-2009 the idol delusion Those who pay regard to vain... Jonah. 2, 8 view
21-08-2009 one Ukrainian asylum seeker And he [Jesus of Nazareth, aro... Mark. 9, 36 view
14-08-2009 Powers of Attorney Do not labour for the food tha... John. 6, 27 view
07-08-2009 American consumption ... And if your eye causes you... Mark. 9, 47 view
31-07-2009 circus ringmasters ... my heart’s desire and pray... Roman. 10, 1 view
24-07-2009 1066 and all that If you, O LORD, should mark in... Psalm. 130, 3 view
17-07-2009 aetiology: the study of causation (2) Therefore, just as ho hamartia... Roman. 5, 12 view
10-07-2009 aetiology: the study of causation ... some people came, bringing... Mark. 2, 3 view
03-07-2009 beauty parades After these things, when the a... Esthe. 2, 1 view
26-06-2009 earthly things; heavenly things “If I have told you earthly th... John. 3, 12 view
19-06-2009 Jersey’s Everyday Court (JevCourt) Now the chief priests and the ... Mark. 14, 55 view
12-06-2009 no signs, no wonders – that’s good “And then, if anyone says to y... Mark. 13, 21 view
05-06-2009 Freedom of Information Laws In the meantime, when so many ... Luke. 12, 1 view
29-05-2009 the Pentecost Jubilee When the day of Pentecost arri... Mark. 13, 21 view
22-05-2009 Quantitative easing He [Jesus of Nazareth, AD 33... Mark. 12, 15 view
15-05-2009 “liberation” days Ha! You a.   ... Isaia. 29, 15 view
08-05-2009 Liberation Day and locks “And when you hear of wars and... Mark. 13, 7 view
01-05-2009 Labour Day ... He [Jesus, AD 30, in the S... Luke. 4, 16 view
24-04-2009 known knowns, known unknowns, unknown unknowns (4) Then he [Jesus, AD 33, Galilee... Mark. 8, 31 view
17-04-2009 known knowns, known unknowns, unknown unknowns (3) And Jesus said to them, “you w... Mark. 14, 26 view
10-04-2009 known knowns, known unknowns, unknown unknowns (2) He [Jesus, AD 33, Galilee] too... Mark. 10, 32 view
02-04-2009 known knowns, known unknowns, unknown unknowns Then he [Jesus, AD 33, Galilee... Mark. 8, 31 view
27-03-2009 Use your nous! Jesus [Jesus, AD 30, Galilee] ... Luke. 5, 31 view
20-03-2009 G20 – London – 2 April And he [Jesus, AD 30, Galilee]... Mark. 7, 20 view
13-03-2009 Court sentencing decisions Jesus said, “For judgment [Gre... John. 9, 39 view
06-03-2009 sisters “What therefore you worship as... Acts. 17, 24 view
27-02-2009 The Oscars But woe to you, scribes and Ph... Matth. 23, 13 view
20-02-2009 Jade Goody and the recession And he [John, a preacher in Is... Mark. 1, 7 view
13-02-2009 hoist with one’s own petard Again the high priest [Caiphas... Mark. 14, 61 view
06-02-2009 Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life Now the chief priests and the ... Mark. 14, 55 view
23-01-2009 making the banks lend And to him [Gordon Brown? Alas... Danie. 7, 14 view
16-01-2009 food freezers and the credit crunch Celui qui a pitié du pa... Prove. 19, 17 view
09-01-2009 conflict of interest And he [Jesus of Nazareth, cir... Mark. 7, 14 view
02-01-2009 photosynthesis And out of the ground the LORD... Genes. 2, 9 view
26-12-2008 KYC post-Christmas (4) Jesus went on … to Caesarea Ph... Mark. 8, 27 view
19-12-2008 KYC this Christmas (3) Now it happened that as he [Je... Luke. 9, 18 view
12-12-2008 KYC this Christmas (2) Comfort, comfort my people, sa... Isaia. 40, 1 view
05-12-2008 KYC this Christmas At that time [AD 30, Galilee, ... Matth. 11, 25 view
28-11-2008 It’s the economy, stupid They came to the other side of... Mark. 5, 1 view
21-11-2008 A light aircraft is missing... [Jesus Christ, AD 31, Galilee,... Luke. 13, 4 view
14-11-2008 interpretation He [Jesus Christ, AD 31, Galil... Matth. 16, 2 view
07-11-2008 brakes but no accelerator (2) And he [Jesus Christ, AD 31, G... Matth. 13, 3 view
31-10-2008 brakes but no accelerator They said to him [Jesus Christ... Matth. 14, 17 view
24-10-2008 dominion, democracy and debt Pray then like this: “Our Fath... Matth. 26, 27 view
17-10-2008 Deposit protection – covenant or proposal? And he [Jesus Christ, AD 33, J... Matth. 26, 27 view
10-10-2008 Senators and children And they [folk in Judea, Israe... Mark. 10, 13 view
03-10-2008 help me please And someone from the crowd ans... Mark. 9, 22 view
26-09-2008 global financial turmoil He makes a pit, digging it out... Psalm. 7, 15 view
19-09-2008 constructive knowledge For the wrath of God is reveal... Roman. 1, 18 view
12-09-2008 discrimination So Peter opened his mouth and ... Acts. 10, 34 view
05-09-2008 suffering As he [Jesus Christ, Jerusalem... John. 9, 1 view
29-08-2008 good causes evil “Is your eye evil because I am... Matth. 20, 15 view
22-08-2008 nazism “But when you see the abominat... Mark. 14, 26 view
15-08-2008 u-turns from unanimity “…… And [very early on Friday ... Mark. 14, 65 view
08-08-2008 short-term-ism “But when I thought how to und... Psalm. 73, 16 view
01-08-2008 legal tender “ … Bring me a denarius ᥿... Mark. 12, 15 view
25-07-2008 bride and groom All glorious is the princess i... Psalm. 45, 13 view
18-07-2008 enough is enough   And he [Jesus Christ,... Mark. 12, 1 view
10-07-2008 the national interest   And the angel of the ... Genes. 22, 15 view
02-07-2008 population problems   And he [Pilate, Roman... Mark. 15, 9 view
20-06-2008 gold bullion and coins   “......Therefore the ... Matth. 18, 23 view
13-06-2008 trust   Jesus answered, ... .... John. 12, 30 view
06-06-2008 post-war tuberculosis   So when the woman saw ... Genes. 3, 6 view
23-05-2008 deciding on good and evil And the Lord God commanded the... Genes. 2, 16 view
09-05-2008 Liberation Day Now at the feast [Passover Day... Mark. 15, 6 view
02-05-2008 revocable trusts And he [Jesus] said to them [t... Mark. 7, 6 view
18-04-2008 the big picture And the Word became flesh and ... John. 1, 14 view
11-04-2008 invincible intangibles [Jesus said to an unnamed woma... John. 4, 24 view
04-04-2008 misspeak [Jesus said to his followers i... Matth. 5, 9 view
27-03-2008 corruption For David [King David, King of... Acts. 2, 25 view
20-03-2008 a priori And they led Jesus to the high... Mark. 14, 53 view
07-03-2008 reward Rise up, O Lord, confront ... Psalm. 17, 13 view
29-02-2008 children ... on the way they [Jesus C... Mark. 9, 34 view
22-02-2008 clarity ... [Jesus Christ circa AD 30]... Mark. 4, 11 view
15-02-2008 resident but not domiciled These [that is, certain no... Hebre. 11, 22 view
08-02-2008 desire or deny Jesus, full of the Holy Sp... Luke. 4, 1 view
01-02-2008 blame ... the LORD God called to... Genes. 3, 9 view
25-01-2008 I AM Then Moses [circa 1350 BC]... Exodu. 3, 13 view
11-01-2008 sub-prime woes ... ... ... deceiving and ... 2 Tim. 3, 13 view
04-01-2008 the substitute ... the Son of Man came no... Matth. 20, 28 view
28-12-2007 power’s proper purposes The people who walked in d... Isaia. 9, 2 view
21-12-2007 a doctor writes … And Mary said to the a... Luke. 1, 34 view
14-12-2007 confidential advice Then Isaiah said, "Hear no... Isaia. 7, 13 view
07-12-2007 guilt When you build a new house, ... Deute. 22, 8 view
30-11-2007 parallels After these things God tested ... Genes. 22, 1 view
16-11-2007 petitions contracts and covenants ...... he [Jesus] said to ... Mark. 14, 24 view
09-11-2007 competitiveness The LORD God said, "......... Genes. 3, 11 view
02-11-2007 books and bibles Hilkiah the high priest said... 2 Kin. 22, 8 view
26-10-2007 works as evidence He [Almighty God] will ren... Roman. 2, 6 view
19-10-2007 human rights One of the teachers of the law... Mark. 12, 28 view
31-08-2007 prayer In those days John the Bap... Matth. 3, 1 view