At home I have an icon of Christ surrounded by six saints and martyrs of Britain, the men and women who first brought the Gospel to this country. It reminds me of those who went before me in this country …

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I was going to blog this afternoon on Jade Goody, but Cranmer has beaten me to it with this brilliant piece: Nothing has become Jade Goody more than the manner in which she is leaving the world. Cranmer has known …

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I’m sure many of you have seen this already, but here’s today’s amazing story from the Telegraph. Emphasis added. Mrs Cain sent a private email to close friends to ask for prayers for her daughter after she was called into …

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Gracious Father, who gave the first martyr Stephen    grace to pray for those who took up stones against him: grant that in all our sufferings for the truth we may learn to love even our enemies and to seek forgiveness …

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Let me interrupt my holiday just to bring you this quote (which may very likely have read elsewhere) “In the United States, although someone may be charged with an offence, they have a presumption of innocence until proven guilty. Any …

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