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Timothy Radcliffe

English,  Clergyman
Total Quotes : 25
Violence Marked Faiths

All the Abrahamic faiths are marked by violence.

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Lord Christianity Altar

At the centre of Christianity is community; we are gathered by the Lord around the altar.

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Big Big Challenge Remain

Clearly a big challenge for Christianity is how to remain in contact with the millions of people who look for God but do not come to Church.

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Beauty Maybe Having

Celibacy is not just a matter of not having sex. It is a way of admiring a person for their humanity, maybe even for their beauty.

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Truth Claiming Does

Claiming that you have got the truth wrapped up does breed violence and intolerance.

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Role Other Christians

Christians can bring peace to multi-religious Europe because we are able to understand the role of faith in the lives of other believers better than atheists.

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Genocide Last Made

Despite all the lunacy of the last century, all the absurdity of war and genocide, we believe that humans being are rational and are made to seek the truth.

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Today Christianity Frank

To be frank, I suspect that today there is little respect for Christianity as source of moral teaching about goodness.

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Contradictory Apparently

To be a preacher requires two apparently contradictory qualities: confidence and humility.

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Deepest Needs Our

One of our deepest needs is to be at home.

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Flourish May Which

We need a place in which we may flourish and be ourselves.

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Nine Foods Trades

The trouble is that after nine years as a Jack of all trades and Master of the Dominican Order, I have no expertise on anything except airports and exotic foods.

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Own My Own I Believe That

I believe that my own Christian faith does indeed make universal claims.

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Death I Believe That His

I believe that his death and resurrection transformed humanity's relationship with God.

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Holocaust Shook Telling

The unutterable violence of the Holocaust shook our confidence in the possibility of telling any story of faith at all.

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Knowing Going Identify

We can identify with Frodo and Sam, setting off not knowing quite where they are going and what they are to do.

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Judgement Will Over

What can the Church do? If she stands by her moral teaching, then she will be seen as standing in judgement over a vast percentage of Europeans.

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Truth Next Christianity

The next challenge for Christianity is to remind Europeans that we are called to seek the truth.

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Christ Silenced Christians

Indeed if we Christians so tell our story that Judaism is silenced, then we have not spoken rightly of Christ.

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Gods Narrative Other

Most religions live from a narrative that shapes their relationship with the divine other, God or the gods, and with the human other, the stranger.

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