"My response is to get down on my knees before the Father, this magnificent Father who parcels out all heaven and earth. I ask him to strengthen you by his Spirit – not brute strength but glorious inner strength – that Christ will live in you as you open the door and invite him in. And I ask him that with both feet planted on love, you'll be able to take in with all followers of Jesus the extravagant dimensions of Christ's
love. Reach out and experience the breadth! Test its length! Plumb the depths! Rise to the heights! Live full lives, full in the fullness of God." [Ephesians 3:14-19.Translation from The Message – The Bible in Contemporary Language by Eugene Peterson.]

Mary McAleese: Mandela Lecture in South Australia 2014

JMaryMcAleese04The former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, gave the Nelson Mandela Lecture at the University of South Australia on September 3 2014. It is available as a podcast on ABC Radio National. Listen