Reflections 8th August 2010
Recently, for me, it seems that our gospel readings keep focusing my attention on relationships… my/our relationship with God and my/our relationship with others. An important ingredient in any relationship is communication… two-way communication! In our relationship with God, that conversation is called “prayer’. Too often we end up...
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Reflections 25th July 2010
Many of recent gospel readings speak of relationships within the family of God. Last week Mary and Martha were seen in relationship with Jesus. (Luke 10:38-42) At a time when women were treated as possessions and had little autonomy, Jesus treated both as real human beings, visiting with them in Read...
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Rector’s Reflections 5th July 2009
The coming of the light, celebrated on July 1st by Torres Strait Islanders, and now included in the Anglican Church of Australia calendar, remembers the arrival of the first Christian missionaries in 1871. Among that population it is a great festival. I remember several years ago joining in with them Read...
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