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On the Move

March 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on On the Move · Faith and the City

Aslan is on the move. The Witch’s magic is weakening… All around them, though out of sight, there were streams chattering, bubbling, splashing and even (in the distance) roaring. And his heart gave a great leap (though he hardly knew why) when he realized that the frost was over.             –C.S. Lewis, The Lion, the […]

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Fast with Us?

February 11th, 2015 · 2 Comments · Faith and the City

Fasting begets prophets and strengthens the strong.  Fasting makes lawgivers wise; it is the soul’s safeguard,  the body’s trusted comrade, the armor of the champion,  the training of the athlete. Basil, Bishop of Caesarea (AD 330-379)   Dear Friends in Christ, Lent is nearly here, and we have an invitation for you. This Lent at […]

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