Sin moves the responsibility of evil away from us to the devil, thereby making it a spiritual problem, as such, the anecdote becomes prayers. However, the term injustice makes the case for a moral and ethical problem, leaving us with opportunities for reflection, with a view to change our perspective (repent if you like), thereby … Continue reading The Problem of Evil: Sin or Injustice?
Prisoner of Conscience. Last week we opened up with Yusuf Mohamed Ismail, a Somali politician, and Ambassador to the UN Human Rights Office in Geneva. A Muslim who used his office to fight tirelessly for justice for ‘prisoners of conscience’; some of them Christians suffering persecution in Africa. In this lecture I examined his life … Continue reading This Sunday @ Healingsprings fellowship!
Last Sunday we looked at aspects of Jesus’ life through Gramsci’s concept of the Organic Intellectual. Tomorrow we build upon that foundation, bringing it home, and reflecting on our lives as believers in the 21st century. In 1944, while Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s was in prison by the Nazi regime, he wrote a letter a friend. In … Continue reading This Sunday’s lecture | The parable of the talents: a lesson in praxis