Archives January 30, 2012

Interesting reflection

The Parish Communion Movement arose from the work of the then ascendant Catholic wing of the Church of England; now with the ascendency of the evangelical wing in the Church, holy communion in church is (slowly) diminishing from use in the wider Church. Look around you and you see this happening. If it succeeds then […]

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Fotoshop by Adobé

One of the things that I find most distressing with working with teenagers, and especially teenage girls, and even having teenage daughters is the awareness of their submission to the whole body-image hegemony: that the unreality of magazines and tv body image just messes with their minds and their self-esteem. This spoof advert captures the ludicrous […]

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Coffee!

I suspect this animated gif won’t show in RSS readers, so you’ll have to click through to the blog to see it in its insane glory. Matthew Innman, twisted mastermind behind The Oatmeal webcomic, made this splendid beast. More espresso please!

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Hands-only CPR from Vinnie Jones

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ILxjxfB4zNk My clinical speciality was ITU and Coronary Care, but it was now so long ago that the daily-honed skills I had on someone’s chest are now as rusty as the next person’s, but I welcome this move to make CPR far more widely known. I am also pleased that they have insisted on the […]

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Scriptural Basis of the Anglican Covenant

The forced-through proposed Anglican Covenant should be based upon Scripture. No question about that. Maybe then it should be based upon these: Matthew 7:1 suggests no-one can presume to sit in judgement on anyone else Hebrews 8:13 and Romans 7:6 require that there should be no dependence whatsoever on Old Testament Law Matthew 22:37-39 requires that […]

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