Tag: Prayers

Sheffield – Bishop’s Statement

Bishop Steven Croft of Sheffield Diocese has made a further statement on the ordinations. On Sunday 10th February I received a short note informing me that Pete Jackson had been ordained in Kenya the previous day to serve the Church

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In Hospital

Folks, I’ve been admitted to hospital after another serious chest pain incident last night. I’m now staying in while they do some investigative work and get nearer to finding out what the root cause is. I’m not in any serious

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About the New Job

This afternoon I accepted a job offer with Jaywing, a credit and analytics consultancy that is one of the leaders in its field in the UK. I’ll be working based out of our home in Canterbury, consulting for some of

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Finding a Job

The hunt for a job is over. I have a very good job offer on the table and I will get another one by 5pm on Monday. I will let you know shortly after that which one I have accepted

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The Garden and our Prayer Life

A thought for Holy Week, based on an essay from a few years back. When we look at the life of Jesus, can we see anything in his prayer life that can be used as a “pattern of spirituality” for

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Antiphons- Hidden Meanings

Pure genius from Maggi Dawn. In each of the O Antiphons there has been the plea to God: Come… Does God answer our prayers? Look backwards at them in reverse order: O Emmanuel O Rex O Oriens O Clavis O

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