Category Archives: Deep Thinking

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Prozac Nation, the Magdalene Sisters, and the Necessary End of the Church?

Prozac Nation is a memoir about a teenager who finds herself suffering from depression, struggling for help in what you could call a “dark night of a decade” in her life. Of the book itself, I felt that it was … Continue reading

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Responding to Hampson’s “After Christianity”, Chapter 4

Responding to Chapter 4: Christian Idolatry Daphne Hampson, After Christianity (London: SCM Press, 1996) Tip: If you do not have a basic understanding of Freudian psychology I recommend that you research the Id, Ego and Superego before reading this chapter. Only an understanding … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage

I loved watching the first episode of Simon Reeve’s Pilgrimage tonight on recommendation by friends and tutors. I don’t normally find myself enjoying and being able to stay focused on documentaries, but this one was special. There were times when I … Continue reading

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I’m Scared

The title of this post is taken from Charlie McDonnell’s video above with the same title and a story I can relate to I’m scared. I’ve spent the last four years developing and growing in the Anglican Church, and identified … Continue reading

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Is it Normal to Try to Connect with All of Humanity?

Let he who is without sin cast the first stone. – John 8:7 I’ve been trying to figure out what to write for the last few days, and had begun slowly drafting a piece on the various distractions of the … Continue reading

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Rising out of Darkness into Great Light

Be still for the power of the Lord is moving in this place. He comes to cleanse and heal, to minister his grace. No work too hard for him, in faith, receive from him. Be still for the power of … Continue reading

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We Want to be Understood

I have lived in Britain all of my life, and am sad that Oprah Winfrey is not a more dominant part of our lives and television as she is in America. Today I was pointed to her inspirational Harvard Commencement … Continue reading

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