Trinity 15 2019 ~ The (dis)honest Steward

An etching by Jan Luykenillustrating Luke 16:1-9 in the Bowyer Bible, Bolton, England. Trinity 15 2019 ~ The (dis)honest Steward The parable of the Dishonest Steward, as we might call him, is one of the most unusual: but this story of a debt collector who, seeing the writing on the wall, is generous to those who owe money in order … Read More

Trinity 13 2019 – Rage and Loss

Trinity 13 2019 – Rage and Loss Did you recognize what Jonathan played just now? Sometime between 1795-98 Ludwig van Beethoven write a whimsical piano piece called “The rage over a lost penny”. Or, in eurospeaek: Die Wut über den verlorenen Groschen, ausgetobt in einer Caprice. It’s a bit of a showpiece, and perhaps uncharacteristically of its composer, it is … Read More