Category Archives: Curate’s Blog


What was Judas up to? The Gospels really aren’t that clear. Mark makes no claims, just says it like it is (Mark 14:10-11): off he goes and tells the chief priests. Matthew suggests avarice was at the root of his betrayal. Luke brings Satan into the fray, along with a bit of avarice, and John […]

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The foolish mystery of the cross

A sermon delivered to the boarders of Wells Cathedral School I want to talk to you today about the most dangerous thing in the world. Common Sense. We use the term with such unthinking regularity: mostly to justify something we’ve done, and mostly to imply that the person who is questioning us is somehow wrong […]

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