The Common Sanctuary
By Rev. Francis Ritchie
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Exploring spirituality and life through a Christian lens, primarily using the Sunday Gospel readings of the Revised Common Lectionary as well as relevant interviews from time to time.
||CleanThe Common Sanctuary Episode 6: Ash Wednesday||A short reflection on Ash Wednesday. This year (2018) it falls on the same day as Valentine’s Day.||13 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Common Sanctuary Episode 5: The Ethical Fashion Guide||Tearfund New Zealand has partnered with Baptist World Aid in Australia to release a New Zealand version of the Ethical Fashion Guide. For Episode 5 of The Common Sanctuary I took the opportunity to catch up with Dr Murray Sheard about the guide and the||19 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Common Sanctuary Episode 4: Cardinal John Dew||Following Resurrection Sunday, this episode of The Common Sanctuary features an interview I did with His Eminence, Cardinal John Dew, Archbishop of Wellington. I have a lot of respect for Cardinal John Dew, so it was an honour to have some time to chat||18 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Common Sanctuary Episode 3: Palm Sunday Matthew 21:1-11||A conversation about Palm Sunday; how it challenges what were looking for and how it challenges the way we listen to others. This episode includes a television/movie recommendation.||9 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Common Sanctuary Episode 2: John Chapter 11||Hitting the wall during Lent? Feel like a failure? This may help. We also examine the Gospel reading from Sunday, John 11.||2 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Common Sanctuary Episode 1: John Chapter 9||Episode 1 of The Common Sanctuary. An introductory episode and simple thoughts on the Gospel reading for the fourth Sunday in Lent.||28 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|