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Southwark Cathedral

I spent much of yesterday at Southwark Cathedral, from Evensong to Compline, praying, writing and exploring with my camera, and I’d like to share this sacred space with you.  Stained glass windows always fascinate me, especially more contemporary designs – … Continue reading

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God With Us, God For Us

In the midst of a hard few days, I give thanks for this beautiful place of welcome. God with us, and God for us.

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Not a Chance

May I just say this – in the hope that it might help all of us who have been hurt by the Anglican Primates’ decisions this week: Nothing can separate us from the love of God. Neither death nor life, neither angels … Continue reading

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Please Sign: Open Letter in Support of LGBTI members to the Archbishops of the Anglican Communion

Members of any denomination are encouraged to add their signature to an open letter to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York in support of LGBTI members of the Anglican Communion – you’ll find the letter and the opportunity to sign … Continue reading

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My Soul Looks Back and Wonders

…how I got over. I heard this sung today by the Soul Sanctuary Gospel Choir, at St James’s Piccadilly. And I wondered… St James’s has a brilliant website, an abundance of resources and a noticeably great sense of humour, a … Continue reading

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Right Brain Vs. Left-Brain Church

I found this fascinating – Leonard Sweet on left brain versus right brain, in particular in the church: I would rather go for balance than all the way for right brain, but I think he’s right in terms of the … Continue reading

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Stay With Me

One of my new years’ resolutions for 2015 was to not go to church, at all, zero, this year. Okay. I broke that one twice today. And I promised a friend I’d make an exception for her ordination as well … Continue reading

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In The Questions That Real Life Asks

“The movement of Jesus is always from the outside-in: welcoming, inviting, including. Jesus was always including people, bringing them in from the outside.  As James Alison has noted, for Jesus there was no “other.” All were welcome members of his … Continue reading

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The Sun Rises in the East – Right?

It’s 5:16am, the world is quiet. Excellent. I like it best like this… (and for a change, I’m not still awake but woke up after 9 hours of good sleep…) My mind is doing a lot of work already, and … Continue reading

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Wanting What God Wants

“What God asks of us is a will which is no longer divided between Him and any creature. It is a will pliant in His hands which neither seeks nor rejects anything, which wants without reserve whatever He wants and … Continue reading

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