God’s consistency

"We have to deny or disown everything within us which is false to our true humanity... It is in order to be our true selves that we have to deny ourselves; it is because God is never other than his true Self that He cannot and will not deny Himself... He cannot repudiate any part … Continue reading God’s consistency

The Cross and our shame

It is impossible for us to face Christ’s cross with integrity and not to feel ashamed of ourselves. Apathy, selfishness and complacency blossom everywhere in the world except at the cross. There these noxious weeds shrivel and die. They are seen for the tatty, poisonous things they are. For if there was no way by … Continue reading The Cross and our shame

The Cross

"The Missionary among Moslems (to whom the Cross of Christ is a stumbling block and the atonement foolishness) is driven daily to deeper meditation on the mystery of redemption, and to a stronger conviction that here is the very heart of our message and our mission ... The more unbelievers deny its crucial character, the … Continue reading The Cross