Going on the internet gives an illusion
of unity with billions of browsers united in their encounter of scores of world views.
Even sharing life with 2000 villagers can’t hide the differences among us about what
is actually true.
Westerners working in Muslim, Hindu or Buddhist countries marvel
at the way people are united in their vision and values compared to the fragmentation
of our own culture which is so often to our disadvantage.
The figure of Jesus Christ
is respected across world views as an inclusive one so much so that he appears in
other religions. I have hope for bringing the world together as priest of the Church
of England inasmuch as the body I serve makes space for encounter with Jesus.
the world together you need to get people’s attention and commitment – is there anyone
in history with more pull, more captivating or extraordinary than Jesus and his death