I showed you this, were you impressed? I was when young Daniel Henderson showed me all those years ago. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPyfwtUecNk Now, to reveal all and to know that I will never be able to use this outside of School Assemblies ever again! Two bowls of water – one clean water and one filled with water […]
Via the Changing Attitude Blog The Times commissioned a poll, conducted by Populus, to commemorate the Stonewall riots 40 years ago. The riots took place on 27 and 28 July 1969 were a spontaneous resistance to repeated police raids on the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, New York and it was the drag queens who […]
Commemorating the feast day of S. Gregory of Nyssa and his work on the mystery and majesty of the Trinity. All welcome.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPyfwtUecNk Homily preached at the Feast of Title of S. John the Baptist, Winchester on the 24th June 2009. If you ask nicely, I’ll even give away the secret of how it’s done!
fabulous night, and a powerful worship: so many positive comments from a diverse parish community. The whole church is sanctuary Sins confessed are disolved in the font Washed Clean – a graphic illustration of the power of baptism Above: Renewal of Baptismal Vows Typical comment: “Brilliant” High points: Eucharistic Prayer working. Low point: dropping the […]
Celebrating God’s Forgiveness part of the Admission to Holy Communion preparation Equipment: Balti Dish, Flash Paper and Lighter, Felt Pens Hymn: Seek Ye First Introduction by Fr Simon: Dear Friends, we are all happy that you are nearing the time when you will meet Jesus in the receiving of Holy Communion. Before you take that […]
Hearing two better sermons than my own called for a complete rewrite this morning. With credit to Mother Margaret and Mother Kathryn, who set me on a new direction for this homily Mark 4:35-41 In the name of the +Father, Son and Holy Spirit, Amen The Sea of Galilee is, I understand, like Scotland, and […]
preached by Mother Margaret Text: Mark 4:35-41 In the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, Amen The Sea of Galilee is, I understand, like Scotland, and the weather can change in an instant from benign to frightening. There are many ravines to the north and east of the lake which create wind tunnels. […]
The Diocese of Chichester have been permitted to announce the replacement for Bishop Lindsay, now at Walsingham. His name is Fr. Mark Sowerby who trained at the College of the Resurrection, Mirfield. The release says: An opera-loving Yorkshireman with significant experience in the field of vocations and ministry has been named as the next Bishop […]