‘An invitation to be’

THERE IS ONE VOCATION we all inherit.  We do not choose it; it chooses us. That vocation is living.  Paradoxically, whilst most of us possess the power to end our lives, we have no control over whether we exist or, for that matter, when and where.  Living is forced upon

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‘An invitation to be’

THERE IS ONE VOCATION we all inherit.  We do not choose it; it chooses us. That vocation is living.  Paradoxically, whilst most of us possess the power to end our lives, we have no control over whether we exist or, for that matter, when and where.  Living is forced upon

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Artistry of Faith: Pursuing Vocation

A SINGLE BIBLICAL reference informs us that Jesus was a carpenter (Mark 6.3; cf Matthew 13.55), although the Greek word, as with its Aramaic equivalent, when understood within a first-century Palestinian context, communicated a broader range of meaning than the English would suggest.  A tektõn (naggãrã) was a worker in

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