Tag Archives: prayer

New directions for the church 1: whose kingdom come?

You may or may not have noticed, but we are now in the middle of a ‘global wave of prayer’ initiated by the Archbishops of Canterbury and York, under the name ‘Thy Kingdom Come’. This is the first of a … Continue reading

Posted in Churches, Theology | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments

Why pray for the poor at Christmas?

And because this of all things would rejoice his heart, let us at this time remember in his name the poor and the helpless, the cold, the hungry and the oppressed… So prayed the congregation at King’s College Cambridge as … Continue reading

Posted in Churches, Economics, Ethics, Theology | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Why pray for the poor at Christmas?