Weekly Reflection - Looking Back, Looking Forward
24 September 2021
In 1845 Sir John Franklin undertook an expedition with two ships to the Canadian Arctic. He was attempting to cross the final unnavigated section of the Northwest passage in order to understand more fully the challenges involved for future seafarers. The expedition ended in disaster...Read More
Weekly Reflection - Swifter, Higher, Stronger?
30 July 2021
Last week some old friends, now living in Japan, visited us briefly while they were in the UK. Inevitably conversation turned to the Olympics. Our friends were desperately hoping that the Tokyo Games would not be cancelled at the last minute...Read More
Weekly Reflection - Don't doubt it...
2 July 2021
The Very Revd Simon Cowling
Tomorrow is 03 July, the date on which the Church remembers St Thomas the Apostle. Thomas will forever be known as ‘doubting Thomas’ – the disciple who was not present when the risen Jesus first appeared to the disciples in St John’s Gospel, and who refused to believe unless he had physical proof...Read More
Weekly Reflection - 26 February 2021
26 February 2021
Nearly twenty-five years after the Macpherson Report confronted our nation with the truth of institutional racism much has changed but much remains to be done across our institutions.Read More