Donald Macleod

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Blessed art thou among women

‘Greetings!’ said the angel Gabriel one day to a young girl from the undistinguished Israeli town of Nazareth. Read more about 'Blessed art thou among women'...

Life in New Jerusalem

The Bible and the End-time (5): A new heaven and a new earth

The last posting looked at what the Bible has to say about the resurrection of believers.  It speaks of an unimaginable transformation, but one wholly within Christ’s power as the... Read more about 'The Bible and the End-time (5): A new heaven and a new earth'...

The Bible and the End-time (4): The Day of Judgement

The return of Christ will be the end-point of human history, but it will not be a stand-alone event. Read more about 'The Bible and the End-time (4): The Day of Judgement'...

The Bible and the End-time (3): the Resurrection Body

Two thousand years after the death of Christ, it’s safe to say that for many Christians their own death is their furthest horizon, illuminated by the hope that, though the... Read more about 'The Bible and the End-time (3): the Resurrection Body'...

The Bible and the End-time (2): 'Come, Lord Jesus'

In the last posting we noted that we are already living in the ‘last days’, the age of fulfilment.  Yet, paradoxically, the age of fulfilment is also the age of... Read more about 'The Bible and the End-time (2): 'Come, Lord Jesus''...

The Bible and the End-time (1): The kingdom has come!

Christian hope, by definition, is focused on the future or, as many would put it, on ‘the last days.’  It is something of a paradox, then, that 2,000 years ago... Read more about 'The Bible and the End-time (1): The kingdom has come!'...

'Send back the money'

In the summer of 1845 a former American slave, Frederick Douglass, set sail for Britain, arriving in Liverpool on 16th August.  Born in February 1818 (he didn’t know the exact... Read more about ''Send back the money''...

Blessed assurance

One of the most striking features of the lives of the believers we meet in the Scriptures is that they were so confident about their relationship with God.  Moses could... Read more about 'Blessed assurance'...

Life-expectancy in Glasgow’s East End

Not all the daily statistics on Covid-19 fall into the depressing category, but some of them certainly do, and foremost among them is the daily reminder that the poorer areas... Read more about 'Life-expectancy in Glasgow’s East End'...

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