Tag Archives: Religion

Contemplations over a big mug of tea

It’s about a year since I last posted.  Ooops. So I’m a university student, a sister and a reader in training.  It’s a bit of a juggle, and there are days when it’s not easy, but most of the time … Continue reading

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Compline is the last “hour” prayed at the end of the day.  Greater Silence now begins.

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So what am I doing, anyway?

A catch-up post, not a rehtorical question or one of those existential ones. The assignment I’ve been talking about is part of my Reader training.  A Reader is also called a Licenced Lay Minister in other parts of the Church … Continue reading

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Bonfires and fireworks!

It’s Bonfire Night.  I’m trying to finish my assignment so that I can have a guilt-free evening watching the firework display which will take place in the grounds of the social club which is next door to our house. It’s … Continue reading

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All Saints Day

Halloween comes from “All Hallows Eve”.  Something which is hallowed his holy.  Therefore All Hallows means All Saints. History/grammar lesson over. We did have two little skellingtons ring our doorbell last night (their parents were lurking at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Saw this on Facebook

  And I happen to heartily disagree.  What a person chooses to wear should be their own choice, and if they choose to follow a certain style due to their faith (eg covering one’s head) then fine, but I heartily … Continue reading

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John & Charles Wesley

Both famous for preaching, for hymn writing and accidentally creating the Wesley Methodist strain of Methodism. But sticking entirely in my memory because of this article from Anglican Memes!

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