Author Archives: aah

13th May

Death Song Since we believe that Jesus died and rose again, so will it be for those who have died: God will bring them to life with Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 4:14 A certain brother one night, hearing that Fintan was … Continue reading

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12th May

A Home In Heaven For we know that if the ‘ earthly tent’ we live in is destroyed, we have a ‘building’ from God, an eternal home not made with hands. 2 Corinthians 5:1 I have not many friends of … Continue reading

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11th May

Soul Friends At Death Saul and Jonathan – in life they were loved and gracious, and in death they were not parted. They were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions. 2 Samuel 1: 23 Ciaran was young, handsome, … Continue reading

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10th May

A Door In Paradise Jesus said to the robber: This day you will be with me in paradise. Luke 23:43 How often have we known Christians pray mutually exclusive things for a person who is near death? This happened with … Continue reading

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9th May

Bonfires Build houses and settle down. Jeremiah 29: 5 This is the time of year when the cold and the dark seem set to take over, a time when our instinct is to withdraw. It is the Celtic season of … Continue reading

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8th May

Praise In Icy Conditions Lord, you raised me up from the gates of death so that I may recount your praises before your people. and tell of your deliverance. Psalm 9: 13,14. The radical new lifestyle that Drithelm adopted after … Continue reading

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7th May

Life After Death I know a man who was snatched up to Paradise (I do not know whether this actually happened or whether it was a vision), and there he heard things that cannot be put into words…. I will … Continue reading

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6th May

All Souls Are Loved They are yours, O Lord, you lover of souls. Wisdom 2:26 God has put within us a need to recollect, from time to time, those people who, though now dead, have loved or influenced us: to … Continue reading

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5th May

Forgive Their Iniquity Yet he, because he is full of compassion, forgave their sin and did not destroy; many times he turned away his anger and didn’t rouse all his wrath. So he remembered that they were but flesh, a … Continue reading

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4th May

The Fear Of Death Death is swallowed up in victory. l Corinthians 15: 54. Soon you and I will die. We do not know the day or the hour of death; God alone has such knowledge. But we can be … Continue reading

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