B122 – Pentecost (Acts 2:1-12; Ezekiel 37:1-14)

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B122 - Pentecost (Acts 2:1-12; Ezekiel 37:1-14)
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Ian Ferguson joins us for our Pentecost episode, where we talk about the creative, regenerative power of the Holy Spirit as she comes to us in Acts 2:1-21 and Ezekiel 37:1-14. Ezekiel’s vision of the dry bones shows the power of God’s Spirit to bring life from death. In the Acts passage the Spirit is…

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A155 – Reign of Christ (Ezek 34; Ps 100; Matt 25:31-46)

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A155 - Reign of Christ (Ezek 34; Ps 100; Matt 25:31-46)
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On the last week of the lectionary year, Fran and Robyn delve into the way the reign of God is described in these readings. Ezekiel 34:11-24 imagines God as a shepherd who protects the sheep, unlike the priests Ezekiel condemns as having failed as leaders. Matthew presents the Son of Man as a judge who…

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A119 – Lent 5: John 11:1-45 and Ezekiel 37:1-14

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A119 - Lent 5: John 11:1-45 and Ezekiel 37:1-14
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Dr Liz Boase brings insights from trauma studies to illuminate Ezekiel 37.  Both Ezekiel and John 11 testify to God’s power to bring life from utter hopelessness.

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