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The Presence and Eloquence of God

God speaks as in the Spirit Jesus Christ speaks. The eternal Word made flesh, now enthroned at the right hand of the Father, is present and eloquent. His state of exaltation does not entail his absence from or silence within … Continue reading

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To Whom You Owe the Fact

Recognise to whom you owe the fact that you exist, that you breathe, that you understand, that you are wise, and, above all, that you know God and hope for the kingdom of heaven and the vision of glory, now … Continue reading

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Null on the Laudian Reforms

In his 2014 Assumptiontide lecture for Forward in Faith, Colin Podmore said of the English reformation: If we date the English Reformation as beginning with the summoning of the Reformation Parliament in 1529, then it took over 130 years to … Continue reading

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Nativity Homily of St. Isaac of Nineveh

This Christmas night [Christ] bestowed peace on the whole world; So let no one threaten; This is the night of the Most Gentle One – Let no one be cruel; This is the night of the Humble One – Let … Continue reading

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Liturgy in Early Jesus Worship

A series of proto-credal or liturgical formulae can be discerned cerned in the text which suggest that it is natural to speak twice or thrice over when speaking of God. On the basis of the claim that the text is … Continue reading

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Unity and Regula in Anglicanism

But if Anglicanism cannot decide what the Office is, tradition is quite firm upon the point: it is the daily, objective, corporate offering of praise to God the Father through Jesus Christ, it is a partaking in the eternal praise … Continue reading

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The Classic High Churchman

A High Churchman in the Church of England tended to uphold in some form the doctrine of apostolical succession as a manifestation of his strong commitment to the Church’s catholicity and apostolicity as a branch of the universal church catholic, … Continue reading

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