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John Stott RIP – 1921 to 2011

I once sat in the space just vacated by him in a Blackpool Indian Restaurant during NEAC 4. I still feel the vibes. Utter Legend. That is all.  

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New Study on Lesbian Parenting

Fresh from Warren Throckmorton. Adolescents of the U.S. National Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study: Sexual Orientation, Sexual Behavior, and Sexual Risk Exposure. Gartrell NK, Bos HM, Goldberg NG. Department of Psychiatry and Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, University of California,

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Speaker’s Chaplain

It would be remiss of me, would it not, if I didn’t pass a teensy bit of comment on this story. John Bercow, the Speaker, reportedly stepped in to prevent Canon Andrew Tremlett being promoted to the position of Commons

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The Thing that Thrills Me

As for man, his days are like grass; he flourishes like a flower of the field; for the wind passes over it, and it is gone, and its place knows it no more. But the steadfast love of the LORD

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More on Hillsborough

If you haven’t seen it yet, you must read Alastair Cutting’s amazing personal story of his Hillsborough experience. So, back to the house quickly to find some of my spare ‘clergy shirts’ (with dog-collars). Pam was swamped in hers; broad-chested

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Why Charles and why a martyr?

The more observant of you today (30th January) will notice that the site has up a picture of Charles I and the collect for today. It reads: King of kings and Lord of lords, whose faithful servant Charles prayed for

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