Charlotte Green we love you; love you, we do…

To those who are Radio 4's Today programme aficionados, Charlotte Green's voice will be as familiar as your best friend's. She has all the authority and gravitas that a Radio 4 newsreader should have... until this morning... when she completely…

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Angels no longer fear – science & religion

We shouldn't really be that surprised. But people still are. Is that because of media bias and 'a militantly atheist and secularist lobby'? According to Bishop Tom Wright it is. (See David Aaronovitch's heat-filled counterpoint in yesterday's Times).   You…

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A palpable hit: Mma Precious Ramotswe triumphant

We watched the greatly anticipated, feature-length pilot of The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency last night. Poignant because of the death of its director, Anthony Minghella this week, it was a triumph. I'd been nervous because we've loved the books…

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He is not here! He is risen!

It looked like Christmas Day this morning as All Souls was surrounded by what could only be described as a British blizzard (i.e. some relatively light snow flurries - see left!). But no matter - because it was a bright…

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Templeton Prize for Mathematical Pointers to God

His unique position as a creatively working scientist and reflective man of religion has brought to science a sense of transcendent mystery andto religion a view of the universe through the broadly open eyes of science. He has introduced a…

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Black Armbands for Jesus

We're having a week of special events this week under the banner of 3D - LIFE IN PERSPECTIVE. It's already proved to be an extraordinary time - with a couple of great preaches from Hugh & Rico on Sunday (on…

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The Phantom Prayerbooth

HT to Libby Purves' Faith Central for this fantastic item. Unfortunately it's not 'for real' but is a work of art.   This is what she said about it: In Kansas - this roadside Prayer Booth. The instructions tell you…

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