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Sam Wells speaking from the legilium at St Martin-in-the-Fields

Having it Both Ways

By: The Revd Dr Sam Wells

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“If you want to become known as a sage, the simplest way is to coin your own version of the observation, ‘You can’t have it both ways.’ Thus the memorable remark, ‘If you didn’t fight for what you want, don’t cry for what you’ve lost’: in other words you can’t be both idealistic and lazy at the same time.”

A sermon from Revd Dr Sam Wells, delivered on the Fourth Sunday of Advent.

Readings for this service: Matthew 1.18-25


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