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In Song and Picture: Lightness of Being

Listen: “I Lay My Sins on Jesus.” Words by Horatius Bonar, 1843. Music by Justin Ruddy, 2010. Performed by Castle Island Hymns (featuring Kevin Burtram), 2010.   Look: ____________ The hymn “I Lay My Sins on Jesus” by Horatius Bonar … Continue reading

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It’s Ascension Day!

Today the church celebrates the bodily ascension of Jesus into heaven, forty days after his resurrection. When he had led them out to the vicinity of Bethany, he lifted up his hands and blessed them. While he was blessing them, … Continue reading

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Jesus the Dancer, Part 8: Conclusion

Here’s a recap of the series: In part 1, we looked at three different musical interpretations of “Lord of the Dance” by Sydney Carter. “Dance . . . and I’ll lead you,” says the Jesus of these lyrics. Carter said … Continue reading

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