I have started my doctoral research, and had my first supervision last week. I am so conscious of my brain having atrophied for the last decade or so…
This is something I wrote way back in February 2006, but the more I watch the world descend into polarised righteous anarchy, the more I feel it needs…
This is just me musing out loud… I'm pretty sure the image wasn't original to me but it was nearly 12 years ago that I started to think in terms of…
I enjoyed Paul Hackwood's two articles in the Church Times critiquing the centralising tendencies of the Church of England, but amidst much agreement…
I am hoping to start a PhD at the University of Bristol from January. This is the research plan that I have submitted, which I thought might be of…
Like most of the world around it, the Church of England is so caught up in busyness and anxious make-work that it has ceased to attend to what is truly…
At the heart of our modern predicament lies a way of seeing the world that is characterised by carelessness – a carelessness that is systematically…
Just a quickie
Just so people have some idea of what might be coming through their in-box… I expect to write regularly about: the state of the Church of England, and…
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