I have just got back from holiday and have quickly prepared something for the morning service about the terrible horrors that have unfolded in Norway. I will not offer commentary on the events themselves as there are people much better qualified to do that than myself. However, I will offer the response I am going
When my blog first moved here from myspace in 2007 I was not a priest in the church of England, I was part way through my ordination training and temporarily back in my previous role as an RE teacher. I graduated from Newcastle University in 2000 with a degree in Religious Studies, looking at religion from a
Last year I had the privilege of meeting Archbishop Desmond Tutu when he came to bless the foundation stone of the new monastery at The Community of the Resurrection. I followed him around for the day taking photo’s of the occasion for both the community and college. It is rare to meet a person who can captivate
Here’s hoping that he says some of the things he is quoted as saying in the above video. I suggest we all watch BBC1 tonight and find out.
It would seem that the ongoing saga of Nick Griffin’s appearance on BBC’s question time this week is going to be a hot talking point all week. In a week where I have witnessed first hand a reasoned debate get thrown out of the window in favour of name calling and petty squabling, it would seem
News article from ekklesia.
The elections are looming. Church Mouse has posted a blog about the BNP. I’m not sure how I feel about this video response to the BNP but it does highlight the issue in quite an uncomfortable way. Don’t let the BNP try to claim Jesus as one of their own. It is time to stand
Have a good one! Don’t let the Middle Eastern martyr of AD303 be marred by this. Use your cross!
Further to my earlier post, it would seem that the BNP are determined to keep implying that we are supportive of their racism and far right policies. Fortunately following on from the CofE’s insistence at synod that BNP support is incompatible with the priesthood, the clergy are actively getting involved.  Should have checked my