Second Monday of Advent

Content for the second Sunday of Advent

‘We have seen strange things today’ [bible/reflection]

Today’s scripture. Luke 5:17-26 Some thoughts on today’s scripture Jesus is the newly arrived kingdom, personified in his very self. Not only does he have the power to cure the paralysed man, he also lays claim to forgive the man’s sins – and this requires nothing less than God’s own power. “We have seen strange …

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“I have inscribed you” [bible/meditation]

Prince of Peace “Strange peace maker,” the doubters say“He’s helpless, sound asleep in hay.Strange Prince of Peace without a throneNo title or treasure and far from home.” “Strange Lord and King,” the doubters say;“No robes, no be-jewelled signet ring,Without a crown, not lifted up,No feasting place or golden cup.” “His peace will reign,” my faith …

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Visual Commentary on Scripture [bible/art]

The Visual Commentary on Scripture are also offering a daily Advent piece which can be accessed on their website by clicking here