What is the point of the Resurrection?

Our homegroups are starting a new series of discussions based on the excellent book ‘Surprised by Hope’. Tom Wright is the former Bishop of Durham, and a leading N.T. Scholar and his work on the implications of the Easter story, not just for the church but for the whole world, is inspiring. You can watchContinue reading “What is the point of the Resurrection?”

Surprised by Hope

I was at a fantastic Advent lecture by Bishop Tom Wright before Christmas, based on his new book ‘Surprised by Hope’ [Amazon]. It was a thorough exposition of Christian Eschatology, and a deconstruction of lots of the crazy ideas and bad thinking that dominate popular ideas about life after death. Ultimately it is given withContinue reading “Surprised by Hope”