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Michael Curry & the Royal Wedding. A star-turn offers the world 'Christianity-lite'.

The world is rightly talking about Michael Curry’s wedding sermon. It was a ‘tour-de-force’. He is very good at preaching. But it also offers us all an insight into the dramatic difference between the two kinds of Christianity that are at odds with each other in the Anglican Communion. 1,980 more words

Gavin Ashenden

The Four Loves ~ C.S. Lewis ~ Quote


 This quote is from The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis. My friend Jan sent it to Jody and I as it describes what happens in close friendships between 3 or more people. 367 more words


Ellen reblogged this on The Happy Wonderer ~ ellen b. and commented:

I'm reblogging this from May 16th, 2007, my first year of blogging. As I'm going through all my posts I'll reblog some along the way.

Inklings forum celebrates literacy forefathers

By Morgan Smith, Assistant Faith Editor

Many OBU students are familiar with the writings of J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis, but what some students may not know is the two were a part of a literary group known as the Oxford Inklings. 759 more words


Tomorrow We Honor the Ringbearers & their great burden

Hail Fellowship,
Tomorrow we honor the Ringbearers and their great burden at our first Conference event of 2018 with Guest Presenter Professor Nicholas Birns.  The doors open at 12pm, and our program  294 more words


Tolkien and the Secret Life of Trees

I read a fascinating article recently about the German forest ranger and ecologist Peter Wohlleben in The New York Times. Wohlleben is the author of a book,  417 more words


Of Ringbearers, Wardrobes & The Maker of Middle-earth

Hail Friends!

Today has been quite exciting regarding Tolkien related events being discussed on social media.  We are currently finalizing plans for our March 2018 Tolkien Reading Day event with guest speaker  577 more words


A Toast to the Professor

“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo.
“So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. 310 more words

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