09/03/2017 10:03 AM
When World-leaders sin, the People suffer
The Plague of the Firstborns God hardened Pharaoh’s heart so that a massacre took place. He then proceeded to kill …

07/15/2017 07:50 AM
Ben Lomond Snow Panorama’s
After snow on Thursday and Friday, today with its clear forecast was the perfect occasion for a climb on Ben …

06/18/2017 08:13 AM
Homily: Grace and peace (Rom 5:1-2)
“Grace to you and peace” is not merely a greeting. There is a lot behind these words. Listen in to …

05/26/2017 12:22 AM
Silent Bible Revolution in the Vatican
Jerome’s Vulgate rejected by Rome after 1600 years  Rome – For more than a thousand years the Vulgate was the …

04/11/2017 09:00 AM
Animal friends in ancient zoo
Today I share some impressions from one of the oldest zoos in the Netherlands, Artis animal park.

04/10/2017 08:29 AM
Lecturing at Free University
This month I had the privilege of teaching at the Free University of Amsterdam on repentance and forgiveness in the early …

03/12/2017 04:04 AM
Nicodemus and spiritual growth
How St John’s Gospel uses Nicodemus’s encounters with Jesus to teach us about the origins of spiritual life and the …

03/12/2017 03:54 AM
Three Fur Seals in Gorge
Saturday evening I spotted three fur seals in the Cataract Gorge in Launceston. These were youngsters, because these seals can become …

02/05/2017 09:23 PM
Mark Twain’s Reflections on Religion
Towards the end of his life Mark Twain dictated his Reflections on Religion, ensuring that these would not be made …

02/02/2017 01:53 AM
The Vatican’s Vulgate never was
It is a sign of our times that theological scholarship, as far as the use of Holy texts goes, has …