Rector's Blog

How do you sleep at night?

Psalm 4:1-8 To the choirmaster: with stringed instruments. As Psalm of David. 1 Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness! You have given me relief when I was in distress. Be gracious to me and hear my prayer! 2 O men, how long shall my honor be turned into shame? How long […]

Sighs and shouts when the stakes are raised

Psalm 3 Sighs and Shouts when the Stakes are raised! A Psalm of praise sung from a seemingly impossible situation. “The enemies who appear so often in the psalter are always trying to undermine the psalmists trust in God, or more exactly the psalmist sees their political or personal hostility as a test of his […]

Psalm 2

1-3 – the unshakeable confidence of arrogant men 1 Why do the nations conspire and the peoples plot in vain? 2 The kings of the earth rise up and the rulers band together against the Lord and against his anointed, saying, 3 ‘Let us break their chains and throw off their shackles.’ A Christian will always live and work […]