/May 2013 Articles

Putting on

the breastplate of righteousness John Mueller offers a practical guide to the heraldry of Anglican clergy ith baited breath heraldic enthusiasts across the world were waiting not to hear who the new pontiff would be, but what arms he would [...]

2017-10-09T20:51:03+00:00 May 2013 Articles|

views, reviews and previews

MURILLO AND JUSTIN DE NEVE The Art of Friendship Dulwich Picture Gallery Until 19 May Admission £10, concessions available THE BRIDE AND THE BACHELORS Duchamp with Cage, Cunningham, Rauschenberg and Johns Barbican Centre Until 9 June Admission £12, concessions available [...]

2017-10-09T20:50:25+00:00 May 2013 Articles|

C.H. Sisson (1914–2003)

Sisson is dead He looked out over the ferrous rocks, The tributaries like sorrow descending, Trailing off into the far end of the afternoon. He would reject such personalisation. There are no moods, sensations, similes, But this husk of bread, [...]

2017-10-09T20:49:48+00:00 May 2013 Articles|

Vierges noires – 4

long with ND de Rocamadour, one of the very oldest Vierges Noires is ND de Bon Espoir (Our Lady of Good Hope) in the church of ND de Dijon (1: Côte-d’Or), much venerated and credited with saving the city from [...]

2017-10-09T20:46:40+00:00 May 2013 Articles|

Edward the Confessor

The Bishop of Richborough on the Saint’s legacy of Christian faithfulness ‘When Edward Confessor ruled over the land The Faverches’ Manor stood here close at hand.’ Some days, especially in the late autumn, the early morning mist lingers in Stiffkey’s [...]

2017-10-09T20:44:33+00:00 May 2013 Articles|

All power and authority

Digby Anderson on the oft-denounced virtues of humility and submission, and authority What were the virtues of Our Lord Jesus Christ? We must know what they were for we are bound to embrace and exhibit the virtues we find in [...]

2017-10-09T20:42:41+00:00 May 2013 Articles|

A traveller’s tale

Bishop Peter Ramsden on his visit to England to attend the enthronement of the new Archbishop of Canterbury The temperature was 33°C when I left Port Moresby and –2°C on arrival at Heathrow. I was in England to represent the [...]

2017-10-09T20:41:42+00:00 May 2013 Articles|