Reflections on History

Patrick was a Missionary

Patrick (Patricius) was a 5th century British missionary and disciple-maker. He was one of the first great missionaries who took the gospel beyond the…

Romans, Martin Luther and 1515

Close up of a stone statue of Martin Luther
In two years from now, many Christians will be commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.  Already there are signs of this significant date…

The Magna Carta and the Bible

A close up of the Magna Carta of King John.
Why is the obvious so unobvious?  This year we should all be celebrating the 800thanniversary of the Magna Carta.  But sadly, the Christian influences on…