This video seems to be doing to rounds again. A polite and humerus debate between human beings. A rare and beautiful think. When I was an RE teacher in giant letters across the whole front of the classroom it said “Key Skill: To be able to disagree with each other respectfully”.
In the last year or so there has been a changing in the way information (or misinformation) is presented on the internet. The internet used to be so slow that we used Usenet because it was text based and therefore “fast” ie “still really slow”. Then mp3 allowed us to compress audio and pass it
One of the things we are struck by in Schwarzwald it the sheer volume of public religious art. Whilst there is a crucifix every few of miles along most roads, there are some much more extravagant pieces as well. This is a larger than life depiction of Gethsemane, complete with snoozing disciples. To give you
I awoke this morning to the twittersphere talking about Corpus Christi. We wandered down the river for an hour to Freiburg with the intention of seeing the sights and then spending the next three days touring the Schwarzwald on the bike. When we arrived in the town everything was notably shut. Perhaps I should have
In the UK we’re so reserved and unsure of ourselves. Walking down the streets of Freiburg we happened upon this. I think I may have to have a go on the side of Holy Nativity. Where’s my brushes?!
Walking down the road in Freiburg we can across this roadside shrine. I had to use wordlens on the phone to find out who he is. I hope to be symbolic for something else. I’m going to have to google him as this can’t be right.