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GK Chesterton, says it brilliantly in Orthodoxy. “Buddhism is centripetal, but Christianity is centrifugal: it breaks out. For the circle is perfect and infinite in its nature; but it is fixed for ever in its size; it can never be larger or smaller. But the cross, though it has at its heart a collision and […]

front & centre

….is it possible to forget the gospel of grace?….. … the cross of Jesus, less than front & centre? “It is impossible to overestimate the importance of Christ’s Cross. For whether we are thinking about the necessity of the Cross, the meaning of the Cross, the preaching of the Cross, the offense of the Cross, […]


Dallas Willard once said something on a podcast that cuts against the grain of a popular understanding of what Christianity is all about. He said this: Jesus didn’t go to the cross so we wouldn’t have to. He went to the cross so we could join him there. Following Jesus isn’t a matter of escaping […]

at the foot of the cross

I had the privilege of leading a last hour,… the foot of the cross. Good Friday 2012 I led a journey in a company of Mary Magdelene, Salome, Mary the mother of Jesus and John, the beloved disciple. Different format, different space altogether at the foot of the cross. 
At the foot of the cross, 
where I kneel […]

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