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The place of doubt

I ran across this wonderful quote from Rowan Williams:

If you are forbidden to voice the hard questions, this might suggest that faith survives only by never being challenged.

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Spiritual Formation


last saturday evening (25th july), 8.44-8.48pm, on bbc radio 4
shhh (about silence, presented by lucy powell) (in the archive on 4 series) includes … 57 more words

Proper 12 (B) – 26 July 2015

sermon preached at St Margaret’s Newlands

2 Kings 4: 42-44
Ephesians 3: 14-21
John 6: 1 -21.

In the Name of God, who creates, redeems and sanctifies us. 1,910 more words

Theological Reflection

Letter of support for Greece

Letter of support for Greece

Over the past five years, the EU and the IMF have imposed unprecedented austerity on Greece. It has failed badly. The economy has shrunk by 26%, unemployment has risen to 27%, youth unemployment to 60% and, the debt-to-GDP ratio jumped from 120% to 180%. 246 more words

Crisis Of Now 现实的危机

The language of liturgy

“One of the reasons we are so bad these days at the language of scriptural translation and the language of liturgy is, I suspect, the terrible and false universalism of global culture and atomised humanitarianism, our peculiarities smoothed out by the promises of a universal distributive justice and (what in fact sits very awkwardly with the former) a universal set of consumerist goals, homogenised objects of desire the world over. 14 more words


teresa conference - 2

My favourite talks in pictorial form (photos pinched from teresaofavila.org):

and an entirely self-promoting photo of this blogger in full flow: 12 more words