SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
October 13, 2021
October 13, 2021
Leaders The Synod needs you Mass appeal should be for everyone Vocations need not be consigned to the past Diary – Adam Dant Columns Long Division – In an age of medical apartheid, it’s time for some acts of love, Constance Watson Reading runes – Revelling in the theology of George Mackay Brown, Serenhedd James Compulsory Church
October 13, 2021
The remarkable story of Dom Joseph Coombe-Tennant, a gifted child who became a maverick war hero before settling into priesthood
October 13, 2021
Elisa Segrave looks at how the past 18 months has affected children with learning difficulties and the lives of their parents, teachers and carers
October 13, 2021
Good chaplaincy should help pupils navigate their school days, says Ferdie Rous
October 13, 2021
Despite implacable opposition to emancipation, the king held his Roman Catholic subjects in high esteem
October 13, 2021
Anna Somers Cocks on the plight of those left behind in Afghanistan, the apps offering a window on that country, and the challenges of her Italian garden
October 13, 2021
Adam Dant on the EU's art collection
October 13, 2021
St Birinus, probably a monk of St Andrew’s Benedictine Monastery on the Caelian Hill in Rome, was ordered by Pope Honorius I to England in 634 AD to convert the West Saxons. A year later he landed at Southampton. He succeeded in converting Cynegils, the West Saxon king. The latter gave St Birinus Dorchester-upon-Thames, as
October 13, 2021
In April, massive demonstrations exploded in Cali and in several Colombian cities. A combination of rising poverty, political dissatisfaction, and the Covid-19 pandemic led many people, especially the youth, to demand President Iván Duque’s impeachment.  After a few months, the mobilization lost momentum, even though a political solution has never emerged. But now many hope
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