It's at times like this leading up to the major Christian events and feasts that I am beginning to realise how important the concept of tradition and liturgy really is.I became a Christian in 1994, being baptised at an Anglican church in Farnborough, Hants. The church was an evangelical Anglican church which was 'traditionally' evangelical … Continue reading In My Own Strength
Just spotted that the Christmas Tree in the staff canteen where I work has an angel on top. The single, sole reminder of that momentous event two millenia ago.I wonder how long it will be before this smack-in-the-face for the militant atheists is detected by one of their acolytes. I mean, how dare anyone display … Continue reading The Subversive Christmas Tree
I've lived in Farnborough for over 20 years and have never really been aware of the presence of St Michael's Abbey , let alone visited it.So yesterday I decided to set things right and paid them a visit. The Abbey does public visits every Saturday at 3pm so I availed myself of the tour to … Continue reading St Michael’s Abbey, Farnborough
I've been tinkering again and it seems some recent comments have gone awol. You can still see them in the recent comments box though.Apologies.
So we have the UN Climate Change Conference being hosted in Copenhagen.We also have George Soros present who is going to form and fund an organization to advise policy makers on environmental issues and look after public interest as policies and programs are created to address climate change.And then we have the Executive Vice Chairman … Continue reading Copenhagen
I've already posted over at my other blog Lansbury's Lido the first of these videos but it's so good that I can't resist posting it again! There is something about that Orthodox chant in the Slavic languages!To make things different I've added in a few other Beatitudes videos.Any of these your favourites?** just noticed the … Continue reading The Beatitudes X5