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Religious Endeavour: Metaphors… Stuart France

* “The meta-language of religion is story. * The meta-language of Christianity is history. * Continue reading at Stuart France

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Entomology… Stuart France

* The Kingdom… * * is like the smallest of seeds… * * which if it falls on receptive soil… * Continue reading at Stuart France

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God-Man… Stuart France

* …“But the Angles were a British tribe, right? And the Saxons were German?” We are back in Wen’s study after the half triumph of the first of our Glastonbury talks, which aside from a few timing problems, went as … Continue reading

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In-and-Out of Time… Stuart France

* ‘Joseph of Arimathea a wealthy Metal Merchant first traded here for lead and copper from Priddy and Greenore in the Mendips, and for tin from Cornwall. The two former would ship from Pilton’s Harbour which was situated just below … Continue reading

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Time Before Time… Stuart France

* ALL-HAIL EVE Anu’s Folk studied in the North-Isles. Four seats there And four sages who taught them; A plentiful sowing… A dutiful flowing… A beautiful glowing… An artful knowing… * Wen catches a brief sight of the poem I … Continue reading

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Nick of Time… Stuart France

* …On our way back through Little Kimble, we pass St. Nicks of Ellesborough. There are banners and notices outside the churchyard proclaiming that tomorrow the church and its tower will be open to the public and that for a … Continue reading

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Drawing a dark veil…

“Tell Augustine that he should be no means destroy the temples of the gods but rather the idols within those temples. Let him, after he has purified them with holy water, place altars and relics of the saints in them. … Continue reading

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Arch – Sisyphus #writephoto

For centuries the great abbaye had stood, in its majesty and glory, in the peaceful landscape. It was then a centre of faith and science, where wise men worked, and kept the flame of civilisation burning. They were frugal, up … Continue reading

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‘So this is paradise’… Stuart France

* “‘No man is an island’, yet your richest, most successful ‘sons’, have all bought islands to live on?” Count Jack Black * Source: ‘So this is paradise’… | Stuart France

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Spirit of ‘what-not’… Stuart France

* We can, perhaps, now understand, a little of where this diagram is coming from. It may be that this figure is supposed to represent a tetrahedron, yet because of its overt Patriarchy it is tempting to see a hidden … Continue reading

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