Last article of "Analyses"
The last Christian has now been expelled from Mosul. The light of religious freedom, along with the entire Christian presence, has been extinguished in the Bible’s “great city of Nineveh” — the centre of Christianity in Iraq for two millennia. This follows the uncompromising ultimatum by the jihadists of Isis to co...read more
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In 1978 I was a theological student in the Church of England preparing for ordination. Training with us men were women who were completing the same course. A few years earlier in the …read more
The coup removing President Morsi in July last year did not bring the Copts of Egypt the relief that many hoped for. Constitutional equality is irrelevant; unless the Egyptian government …read more
The mainstream media has caused great confusion about the topic of euthanasia and has been extremely deceptive in its portrayal of human suffering and compassion. Most people who think that …read more
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A - July 13, 2014 Roman Rite Isaiah 55:10-11; Ps 65; Romans 8:18-23; Mt 13:1 to 23 Ambrosian Rite Fifth Sunday after Pentecost Gen 11:31.32 b-12, 5b; …read more
In Matthew 7:13-14 and in Luke 13:24, we read about a person who comes to Jesus and asks, “Lord, will those who are saved be few?” The question anticipates a numerical type of answer and is …read more