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New Year brings an opportunity for a new beginning: hence the tradition of New Year’s resolutions.
The thought of new beginnings is particularly on my mind this New Year since, less than two weeks into it, on 12 January, I shall be married.
A marriage is, as much as anything, a new beginning: the beginning of a new life for two people joining together. It’s also, of course, a new start in love when two people pledge their love for one another. HJ and I shall do this before God in a Church.
We shall also do so in the light of the greatest love story ever told; that between God and humanity. We have just marked Christmas when we celebrated the coming of God into our world to show the depths of His love for us.
Love is a beautiful thing but unrequited love is a terrible tragedy. Read on…