Archives November 29, 2009

Tweetcloud

I am always fascinated by analysis of large amounts of writing. These clouds are an analysis of my own tweeting over the past year: I notice the top words are: youth, mass and church. Are you surprised? Pilgrimage, Walsingham and coffee/espresso come up close behind. It really has captured me hasn’t it?  

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Walsingham 2009

This was our first ever parish pilgrimage. After 5 years as priest, I managed to persuade the parish that this was the right move at the right time, and Wow! Was I ever right? A phenomenal 30 people came with us, travelling by car to keep the costs down and staying half-board. The results were […]

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Writing Sabattical

This is going to be a different, although very busy week. From tonight, I am off to Devon for three days to get a whole load of writing done on my book. I have probably oversaid this now a few times, so I apologise if I bore you, but the lovely people at SCM-Canterbury have […]

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Bravo: Supporting Gay Young People

There is hope out there. Hope and support for people (and especially young people) who strive to deal with their sexuality. On a recent Boing Boing Post there was: a rather amusing video created by a Canadian high-school student titled “Hiding Your Sexual Orientation From Your Parents 101.” One of the many people who commented on […]

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Remembrance Day Meditation

https://www.vimeo.com/7516715 During this meditation, the people are invited to come forward and place a poppy on a cross made out of oasis to pay their respects to those ho gave their lives, not only in the past, but in the present. I feel sorry for that poor woman, goaded by the press into complaining about […]

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