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A Developing Philosophy

Near the beginning of my first academic year at university (studying Theology) I took a quiz online called “which philosopher are you?” I took the quiz again today, having finished my first year and due to start my second later … Continue reading

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A Thankyou

THANKYOU to all the people that have written to me over the last week. I can’t believe how many emails and comments both here and on facebook I have received after last week’s post. And to all those who haven’t … 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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And In Thy Presence Rest

Last week I enjoyed relaxing in Langdale in a lodge by the river I ended up swimming in. Had a good rest, and some really quality time with friends too. Back in time to see my dear friend Paul David … 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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“Poetry is the gift of priestly attention”

“Poetry is the gift of priestly attention.” – Richard Holloway, Doubts and Loves: What Is Left of Christianity, 2nd ed (Edinburgh: Canongate Books Ltd, 2001; 2005), p.241 Flicking back through my previous blog posts I found my preamble to an essay I … 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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