Contributed by Simon Rundell on Feb 16, 2002
Exegesis of the Temptation in the Wilderness and an examination of the reality of the Devil from a non-fundamentalist perspective. "The greatest achievement of the devil was to convince people he no longer existed."
Sermon: 1st Sunday of Lent, Year A: 17th February 2002.
Text: Matthew 4:1-11
In the name of the +Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
“I can resist anything… except temptation!”
So said the great wit, Oscar Wilde. Of all things in this world, temptation is something