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Really Dirty Money: Europe's Largest #Academic Endowment 'Stuck in Pre-History'!

The University of #Cambridge's £6.3bn/€6.989bn #endowment fund is coming under renewed pressure to abandon fossil fuel investment #education

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Education

Our Desire for Innocence

“Reflection requires that the plain opposition of positive and negative be left behind. Thinking is not content with the abstraction of mutual exclusivities, but struggles to conceive of a structured wholeness nuanced enough to contain what appeared to be contradictories.” 119 more words

Gillian Rose

Reflections on Oscar Romero's Centenary

Yesterday I attended a commemorative evensong at Westminster Abbey marking the centenary of the birth of Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, who was assassinated in 1980 while serving Mass in a hospital chapel. 330 more words

The Lord’s Prayer —Our Prayer

Daily Devotion Monday August 18, 2017

“Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. 1,761 more words

Daily Devotion

Weaned

Last year I had the joy of hearing Rowan Williams speak at my seminary. My partner had introduced me to his work years ago, and it was incredible to hear him in person, lecturing on Bonhoeffer’s Christology. 543 more words

Sri Lanka - birdwatching and contemplative awareness #mindful

Contemplative awareness and prayer is like being a birdwatchers says Roman Williams (and many others). You watch patiently and then ‘something extraordinary bursts into view.’ ((Being Disciples, chapter One) 224 more words

Mindfulness

Getting into a muddle about sex: lifelong virginity and the Louden amendment

For various reasons, I’ve been going through some of the papers I kept from my stint on General Synod; eight complicated years which included the Higton debate, the AIDS debate, and the various stages of the legislation to permit women deacons and women priests. 989 more words

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