Remembrance Sunday Sermon

Editors Note: "Each year, Remembrance Sunday calls for balanced acts of worship and remembrance – recalling the bravery and sacrifice of ordinary people alongside the horror and waste of war, and trying to represent the variety of positions towards war and pacifism held by the Christian faith. This year marks the 70th anniversary of WW2 … Continue Reading

FX, EC and the DNA of HUP: Homogeneity and heterogeneity in emerging churches: a problem explored

FX, EC and the DNA of HUP Homogeneity and heterogeneity in emerging churches: a problem explored by Tim Dean The Church of England’s 2004 report, Mission-shaped Church, is a seminal document in the multi-denominational quest to create fresh expressions of church (FX) and emerging churches (EC), as it participates in the missio Dei. The Report … Continue Reading

Christology, Messianism and Jewish-Christian Relations

Christology, Messianism and Jewish-Christian relations by Tim Dean For Christians down the ages, the foundational Christological idea that Jesus of Nazareth was the Messiah has determined the Church’s attitudes to Judaism and Jews. Jewish expectation of the coming of the Messiah proceeds unabated since the birth of Christianity. In Jewish prayer books and recited regularly … Continue Reading