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Russian diary

Stephen Grainger walks one more street to see the final church on his list in Moscow and St Petersburg   Tsar Nicolas II commented that St Petersburg was ‘of Russia but was not Russian’ and he was certainly quite correct. [...]

Secular Liturgies

Adventures in Neverland   Tom Sutcliffe reviews the Welsh National Opera production of Peter Pan   According to Nicola Shulman in the Welsh National Opera programme, J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan is an ‘impossible person’. What age is he for instance, [...]

Guest Editorial

Our opponents will doubtless have been hoping that the appointment of a former Chief Nurse as Bishop of Crediton would tempt us to joke about terminal pastoral care or reprise Kenneth Williams’ role in Carry On Matron. We are sorry [...]

Devotional

Praying the Creed   Austin Farrer   Praying the creed’ was the first chapter in a Lent Book published by Faith Press in 1955. A second edition was published in 1958. They are suggestions for turning the Creed into prayer. [...]