Returning Home: Christian Faith in Encounter with Other Faiths
The 2017 Lent resource explores how Christian faith has been deepened and enriched by encounters with people of different religions. This is not a resource that necessarily emphases common ground or that is about dialogue but how Christian faith has burned brightly following an encounter with the religious other. You will find familiar Lenten themes in this material but with, what we hope, is a different approach.
Week 1 (Thursday 9 March): A journey into the Wilderness
Week 2 (Thursday 16 March): Remembrance of God’s name
Week 3 (Thursday 23 March): Fasting
Week 4 (Thursday 30 March): Greed, Suffering and Attachment
Week 5 (Thursday 6 April): The Crucified Jew