May 2015

He gave and did not count the cost

2015-05-21 07:48

An evening newsflash on 24 March 1980 reported the shooting of Archbishop Oscar Romero in his cathedral in El Salvador, saying that he was just in the process of being transferred to hospital. A short time later, we heard that “‘El Monseñor”, had died as a result of bullet wounds received whilst he celebrated Mass

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Now that the votes are counted

2015-05-11 10:24

We have just finished a General Election. The votes are counted and the Prime Minister has paid the customary courtesy visit to the Queen to inform her of the result – which she will already know because of her own access to news sources. The leaders of three political Parties have gallantly fallen on their proverbial swords so that others might take their places. Yet I would suggest that, whatever its structure, the newly-elected Parliament would be advised to follow the words of the then Cardinal Bergoglio of Buenos Aires in 2003: “Every economic, political, social, or religious project involves the inclusion or exclusion of the wounded lying on the side of the road. Each day, each of us faces the choice of being a Good Samaritan or an indifferent bystander.”

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CRE International 2015 (19–22 May)

2015-05-08 14:33

We are delighted to be exhibiting at the Christian Resource Exhibition at Excel, London between 19th and 22nd May 2015. There will be an anticipated 300+ exhibitors offering everything from heating to healing and films, to furniture and stages, to schools resources. In addition there will be seminars, workshops and talks by top speakers, experts in their field. We are able to offer customers free entry to the event (saving you up to £7 per person on the door price) , email us for yours!

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