Jesus Played Cricket!?

 It is possible that cricket, a game venerated all over the Commonwealth, is older than currently thought. In fact, Jesus may very well have played the game (or a similar bat and ball contraption) as a child himself, according to an ancient Armenian manuscript. Long before the English launched cricket some 300 years ago, similarContinue reading “Jesus Played Cricket!?”

Melbourne Laneway Cricket Carnival ’08 Week 3

March 26, 2008 Greetings Cricket Lovers, we hope you have had a happy and blessed Easter. Footy season is upon us and unfortunately the Victorian Bushrangers may need most of it to chase down the total NSW set for them in the PURA CUP Final! The weather remains ‘cricket like’ however and Round 3 ofContinue reading “Melbourne Laneway Cricket Carnival ’08 Week 3”

“It’s Just Not Cricket: Spirituality of Sport and Mission”

“It’s Just Not Cricket: Spirituality of Sport and Mission” Marcus Curnow’s Forge Festival Workshop Blurb:  March 2008 In the midst of the ‘monkey business’ of a Kentucky Fried Cricket world, Urban Seed has committed itself to ‘Credo Cricket’; public expressions of sport you can believe in. (www.myspace.com/credocricket) Sport plays a huge role in shaping community,Continue reading ““It’s Just Not Cricket: Spirituality of Sport and Mission””