Steve Reich – An Intersection

https://youtu.be/e4JVz5dsHpY https://youtu.be/e_pR1sHHeQU https://youtu.be/q0DQRfm0uL8 https://youtu.be/p-13iz_9Cdk https://youtu.be/pjhEV3665lo https://youtu.be/BhQfggqNuYM This is simply a gesture of inspiration and appreciation for the music of someone who has been a journey partner throughout my life as a student and preacher. When I was young I was drawn to music and played around with a few instruments - piano, drums, trumpet, guitar,… Continue reading Steve Reich – An Intersection

Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Lent: Food – Evelyn Underhill

THE symbolism of food plays a large part in all religions, and especially in Christianity.  As within the mysteries of the created order we must all take food and give food – more, must take life and give life – we are here already in touch with the “life-giving and terrible mysteries of Christ,” who… Continue reading Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Lent: Food – Evelyn Underhill

Monday of the Fifth Week in Lent: The Kingdom – -Evelyn Underhill

It is a great thing for any soul to say without reserve in respect of its own life, “Thy Kingdom come!” for this means not only the acknowledgement of our present alienation, our fundamental egoism and impurity, but the casting down of the will, the destruction of our small natural sovereignty; the risk and adventure… Continue reading Monday of the Fifth Week in Lent: The Kingdom – -Evelyn Underhill

St Mark’s Compline Services with Father Thomas and Father Drew and Dean Johnson

https://videopress.com/v/8lu6k80Q?preloadContent=metadata https://videopress.com/v/q8jJVunr?preloadContent=metadata https://videopress.com/v/9ho7fGSJ?preloadContent=metadata https://videopress.com/v/6tMVui1l?preloadContent=metadata In my life and work at the Church I am blessed to share time and space with The Reverend Thomas Nsubuga, and The Reverend Andrew Christiansen. During our quarantine we have been given the opportunity for a lateral move into the Ether of the Internet. We are making a leap of… Continue reading St Mark’s Compline Services with Father Thomas and Father Drew and Dean Johnson

Fifth Sunday In Lent – Cross and Sacrament – Evelyn Underhill

It costs God nothing, so far as we know, to create nice things: but to convert rebellious wills cost Him crucifixion. -CS Lewis To look at the Crucifix – “the supreme symbol of our august religion” – and then to look at our own hearts; to test by the Cross the quality of our love… Continue reading Fifth Sunday In Lent – Cross and Sacrament – Evelyn Underhill

Saturday of the Fourth Week in Lent: A Fish In The Sea – Evelyn Underhill

MYSTICS, trying to tell us of their condition, often feel that they feel “sunk in God like a fish in the sea.”  We pass over these phrases very easily, and forget that they are the final result of a long struggle to find the best image for an admittedly imageless truth.  Yet prayer is above… Continue reading Saturday of the Fourth Week in Lent: A Fish In The Sea – Evelyn Underhill