Back to the Future

First Lenten lecture Summary 10.3.2014 – SS Anselm and Cecilia, London437px-Christ_anв_Samaritan_woman_(Monreale)

Back to the Future

No Temples no Altars

Writing at the beginning of the first century, St Justin delighted in boasting, “We have no temples, we have no altars,”  for Jesus had introduced a new form of worship that needed none of them. For now, as he had promised to the Samaritan woman, the only form of worship that would be acceptable to God would be the new worship ‘in spirit and in truth’ that Jesus himself had practised at every moment of his life on earth…… more

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