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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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“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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DDO and Driving

Yesterday I headed over to Chester for my first meeting with the DDO (Diocesan Director of Ordinands) of Chester. It went very well, and I enjoyed talking with him about many things such as priesthood, vocation, prayer… and I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Rev Rach

Leavers party at college today. Brilliant. Over the last couple of weeks as me and my friends discussed what fancy dress costumes we could wear, it was immediately obvious as to what I would be looking like. Rev Rach… I … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Forty-Three – Holy Wednesday

Revelation 15:4 Lord, who will not fear and glorify your name? For you alone are holy. All nations will come and worship before you, for your judgements have been revealed.’ I haven’t chosen today’s verse from the Book of Revelation because I like it, I’ve chosen … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Twenty-Five

John 9:17 So they said again to the blind man, ‘What do you say about him? It was your eyes he opened.’ He said, ‘He is a prophet.’ Tonight’s passage is that of Jesus healing the blind man. And of Jesus … Continue reading

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