B121 – Easter 7

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Psalm 1, Acts 1:15-26, John 17:6-19 are the focus this week. Acts 1 narrates the choosing of a new leader to replace Judas, raising questions about how we choose leaders and what we look for in our leaders. The Psalm invites us to “mediate on God’s Torah (instruction)”. In many ways it frames and introduces…

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B118 – Easter 4 (Good Shepherd)

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B118 - Easter 4 (Good Shepherd)
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Robyn and Fran unpack the good shepherd imagery used for God in Psalm 23 and Jesus in ┬áJohn 10:11-18. We discuss the complexity of “laying down one’s life” and its afterlife in the way we talk about veterans and self-sacrifice (noting it is Anzac Day in Australia this Sunday). We refer to a discussion of…

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