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Off to Austria


I’m off to Austria first thing tomorrow morning for my Aunt’s funeral. Please behave whilst I’m away.

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The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe

Matt Smith is the Doctor

Reminds me of something. Can’t quite put my finger on it…

Posted in Christmas, Doctor Who, Featured

Proverbs 21:3 – False Dichotomies


Some great stuff from Dan Phillips on trying to twist what the Bible is actually saying. To expand on that a little, I have heard this same idea expressed by Christians in many false dichotomies. For instance: It is more important

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Chartres and the Roman Rites

Richard Chartres, BIshop of London

Just in case anybody in London Diocese was in any doubt, Chartres has made it very clear. The Pope has recently issued an invitation to Anglicans to move into full communion with the See of Rome in the Ordinariate where

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Women Bishops – The Numbers

Bishop's Mitre

All 44 dioceses have voted and the results are in. The Women Bishops legislation will return to Synod in the new year and will see the critical decision. Which way will the vote go? At first, looking at the results

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On the BBC on Sunday

On the Radio

Those nice people at the BBC have asked me to talk about Chris Bryant’s Sex Education Bill on BBC Local Radio on Sunday morning. I guess Stephen Green was busy or something. Of course, if Chris could get round to

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Eternal Father, whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven that he might rule over all things as Lord and King: keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit and in the bond of peace, and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet; who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

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Aber mit der Heimat
geht man immer herum,
durch die Welt,
dort und dort
Peter Handke

No one could describe
the Word of the Father;
but when He took flesh from you, O Theotokos,
He consented to be described, and restored the fallen image to its former beauty.
We confess and proclaim our salvation in word and image.
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