Posts for Tag : love

How then shall we live?: Empire and advent  0

O come, O come, Emmanuel
And ransom captive Israel
That mourns in lonely exile here
Until the Son of God appear

 

In a previous post I began to write about the Northumbria Community’s concept of ‘living the questions’, in particular how the question ‘Who is it that you seek?’ leads to a worldview built on taking Christ as the clue to understanding the world.

This advent I have been thinking of the Northumbria Community’s second question, ‘how then shall we live?’ It is a question that applies to my personal life, but also to bigger issues, such as the response to current events like the attacks in Paris. Read more