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VE Day 8th May 2020

VE Day 2020 The silence that says it all… The lives lost, the lives changed, the lives that would never be the same again. Seventy-five years on we remain united in isolation, glorious in survival, and thankful for all that … Continue reading

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The Upper Room

The Upper Room is to this day, an inconspicuous space along a quiet street in Jerusalem. The windows  are hardly noticeable on the first floor next to some dangling electric cables. Jerusalem normally bustles with people, but in these days … Continue reading

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On this day…

Six weeks ago I was one of a number of pilgrims from Norwich Diocese on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. We stopped in the Garden of Gethsemane and looked over the valley to Jerusalem. We visited the house of … Continue reading

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Have we locked God in the church?

Have we really locked God in the church along with the pews? Did we firmly turn the key and slide the bolt so we can’t get in and He can’t get out? Over the last week , or is it … Continue reading

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So long as we…

Above all else in this time of social distancing, isolation and world wide pandemic a little prayer to remind us of life in this world. So long as we enjoy the light of day May we greet one another with … Continue reading

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Places and travels

At the end of my travels to the Holy Land we found these beautiful anemones at Abu Gosh, the site of Emmaus. But lets start with the travels of Jesus. His own pilgrimage, in a sense, places he walked to, … Continue reading

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Holy Land Pilgrimage 2020 – Thoughts and Experiences

We arrived back in the UK from the pilgrimage with the Norwich Diocese on March 2nd, pilgrims together, full of thoughts and experiences that would stay with us forever. For many it was the first and possibly only visit to … Continue reading

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Visit to The Holy Land in Lent 2020

As the winter continues I am delighted that I am about to embark on my second visit to the Holy Land. We arrive at the Sea of Galilee on February 24th and  have a full itinerary for the week including;  … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas

When the song of the angels is stilled, When the star in the sky is gone, When the kings and the princes are home, When the shepherds are back with their flocks, The work of Christmas begins: To find the … Continue reading

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Carol Service in Deepest Norfolk

On a dark and dreary night one week before Christmas, in deepest West Norfolk, I walked along the lane, covered with mud from the fields. As I turned into the church entrance the windows were lit up with a warm … Continue reading

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