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faith of our fathers

Arthur Middleton on Neville Figgis CR, a latterday prophet who saw the dangers of treating Christianity as one cult among many Popular culture 1900–25 was antipathetic to Christian values, following a false utopianism that repudiated supernatural religion in general and [...]

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Devotional

The death of Dietrich Bonhoeffer Mary Bosanquet Meanwhile, in the schoolhouse at Schonberg, Low Sunday had dawned. It occurred to Piinder to ask Bonhoeffer to hold a small service. Bonhoeffer hesitated; most of his companions were Roman Catholic, and there [...]

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HEARING THE WORD

The truth of hope An essential element of the Gospel proclamation Patrick Henry Reardon, senior editor of Touchstone: A Journal of Mere Christianity I submit that the Gospel is first directed to man’s native hope, that social hope attendant on [...]

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Devotional

The death of Dietrich Bonhoeffer Mary Bosanquet Meanwhile, in the schoolhouse at Schonberg, Low Sunday had dawned. It occurred to Piinder to ask Bonhoeffer to hold a small service. Bonhoeffer hesitated; most of his companions were Roman Catholic, and there [...]

2017-10-04T20:40:45+00:00April 2010 Articles|

Ghostly Counsel

Hope is a duty Andy Hawes is Warden of Edenham Regional Retreat House Hope is a duty’ was one of the oft-repeated maxims of Blessed Edward King, whose centenary of his natalis or birth into heaven my home Diocese of [...]

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views, reviews and previews

HENRY MOORE Giant of Twentieth Century Sculpture Tate Britain 24 February–8 August 2010 Admission £12.50; concessions £11 You could say it was all the fault of Dean Hussey. His commission of a ‘Madonna and Child’ for St Matthew’s, Northampton was [...]

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from elsewhere

Nigeria Nigerian leaders protest Two Christian groups have called on Nigeria’s federal and state authorities to make sure those in charge in the northern part of the country investigate attacks they say are carried out by Islamic extremists, on Christians [...]

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A plea for openness

If plans to consecrate a group of Conservative Evangelical bishops come to fruition, openness and sensitivity will be needed, writes Julian Mann The voices calling for a group of Conservative Evangelical bishops to be consecrated for the UK are undeniably [...]

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Taking the Devil seriously

Nicholas Turner explains why discretion is important when called upon to combat the forces of demonic evil The Devil is at work inside the Vatican.’ What a delicious headlinefor a non-story that was. Even more exciting was the assurance (from [...]

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