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Reading conflict through the lens of the gospels

Spirituality of Conflict

Reading conflict through the lens of the gospels

This Week's Reading

Advent 3

Matthew 11:2–11
By Janet Foggie

Jesus talks this week about the link between being right and being found to be offensive. The conflict between the pious, the holy, the prophet trying to live a better life, and those they hope to inspire yet often alienate. The challenge of this week is not to think of people who find us difficult but rather to think of the places where we ourselves are challenged.

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Conflicts: some need to be solved, some are part of the human condition.

Pádraig Ó Tuama (former leader of the Corrymeela Community) speaking about conflicts and the gospels, and how some conflicts are to be resolved, whereas other conflicts inspire the human experience.

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Looking for Pastoral Support ?

We are delighted to offer resources for people of faith to explore spirituality and conflict in their own lives. If you are in need of personal support, we recommend:

Speaking with trusted friends.

Speaking with trusted faith leaders.

Contacting your denominational Mediation services for any congregational conflicts.

The Samaritans.

Contacting your local GP.

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Looking for Pastoral Support ?

We are delighted to offer resources for people of faith to explore spirituality and conflict in their own lives. If you are in need of personal support, we recommend:

Speaking with trusted friends.

Speaking with trusted faith leaders.

Contacting your denominational Mediation services for any congregational conflicts.

The Samaritans.

Contacting your local GP.

This Week's Reading

Advent 3

Matthew 11:2–11
By Janet Foggie

Jesus talks this week about the link between being right and being found to be offensive. The conflict between the pious, the holy, the prophet trying to live a better life, and those they hope to inspire yet often alienate. The challenge of this week is not to think of people who find us difficult but rather to think of the places where we ourselves are challenged.

Read More

Featured Article

by Pádraig Ó Tuama

Conflicts: some need to be solved, some are part of the human condition.

Pádraig Ó Tuama (former leader of the Corrymeela Community) speaking about conflicts and the gospels, and how some conflicts are to be resolved, whereas other conflicts inspire the human experience.

View Article