Theology

An Expectant Lent: Your Kingdom Come, Your Will Be Done

‘Your Kingdom come, your will be done’ is a radical line in the Lord’s Prayer. To choose God’s will over our own, to ask for that foretaste of heaven – you can’t pray these words without boldness and expectation of the living God! In the musical Jesus Christ Superstar, the character of Judas doesn’t like… Continue reading An Expectant Lent: Your Kingdom Come, Your Will Be Done

Theology

‘I’ll Stand Before The Lord Of Song:’ The Reception History of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’

One year since the legendary singer, songwriter, poet, author, and ladies man died, Leonard Cohen's words are still as haunting and poignant and beautiful as ever. His most famous work, 'Hallelujah,' from whose lyrics this blog has stolen its title from, is a theological masterpiece. Let me explain... My songs have come to me. I’ve… Continue reading ‘I’ll Stand Before The Lord Of Song:’ The Reception History of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’