Daily Archives: 28 March 2011

Longing For God

The line from today’s psalm is perhaps one of the ten most familiar passages in the Psalter: As the deer longs for streams of water, so my soul longs for you, O God. (Ps 42:2) But this lament, probably a … Continue reading

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GILM 80: Long or Short Texts?

Another area where ministers have “freedom of choice,” as the GILM says, is in the option of longer or shorter versions of texts: 80. A pastoral criterion must also guide the choice between the longer and shorter forms of the … Continue reading

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