Priest's Perspective

Lent as a time of Preparation for Baptism

Baptism a participation in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Traditionally Lent has been a time of intense preparation for Baptism. In the Early Church there were many converts from other religions to Christianity and they needed to learn about the Doctrine and Theology of the Christian faith which was in stark contrast to… Continue reading Lent as a time of Preparation for Baptism

From The Rector's Desk

From the Rector’s Desk – 23 February 2020

“If you desire wisdom, keep the commandments and the Lord will bestow it on you. For fear of the Lord is wisdom and instruction, and what pleases Him is faithfulness and gentleness.”(Ecclesiasticus (Ben Sira) 1:26&27). On Wednesday Lent begins, and we enter a time of preparation for Easter. This is a critical season in our… Continue reading From the Rector’s Desk – 23 February 2020