No, this isn’t another forum for the ubiquitous Professor Brian Cox.
Just listening to the news this morning and there is a raft of serious ethical issues treated as ‘items of (practical) interest’, but…Continue
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Among all the work stuff I have to read (like the report issued yesterday – funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation – on the 2012 Bradford West by-election) I have just read…Continue
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Here is the text of the Lent Lecture I was asked to do on BBC Radio 4. It was broadcast on Wednesday 29 February and repeated on Sunday 4 March (twice).
Nearly three thousand years ago a wise man…Continue
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I have just done this morning’s Pause for Thought on the BBC Radio 2 Chris Evans Show. I probably should have done something on ‘leap year’, but I did it on ‘stories’ instead.
Having been reading the Bible for a very long time now, I often wondered why Jesus chose to talk in images and…Continue
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I was doing Pause for Thought on BBC Radio 2′s Chris Evans Showthis morning and arrived while some fun was being had at the expense of ITV. I caught the last half an hour or so of the Brits last night and was…Continue
Lent is often associated with giving up and being miserable. So, I was amused to read that one of my clergy has found a typically positive and creative way to use this reflective time of year.
City Centre Priest, the Revd Chris Howson, who is committed to seeing the city of Bradford thrive…Continue
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Life is a bit full-on this week because of a deluge of speaking engagements and my final working weekend in Croydon. So, there hasn’t been much time for blogging.
The work I have been doing in my study has been accompanied by the most hauntingly beautiful music that helps make sense of some of the contradictions of life, yet also makes me feel guilty for being moved by it.…Continue
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