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Turning the Diamond: George Herbert on Prayer, Day 11

Prayer the Church’s banquet, angels’ age,God’s breath in man returning to his birth,The soul in paraphrase, heart in pilgrimage,The Christian plummet sounding...

Turning the diamond: George Herbert on Prayer, Day 10

Softness, and peace, and joy, and love, and bliss,Exalted manna, gladness of the best,Heaven in ordinary, man well dressed,The Milky Way, the...

South Carolina Supreme Court Rebuffs ECUSA Again

On Tuesday, March 31, the South Carolina Supreme Court entered an order that denied without comment the petition filed the previous month by ECUSA and its...

A policeman’s job is only easy in a police state

In Orson Welles’s film noir masterpiece, Touch of Evil, Charlton Heston’s character, Miguel Vargas, tells the corrupt American policeman Hank Quinlan: ‘In...

Turning the diamond: George Herbert on Prayer, Day 9

Engine against the Almighty, sinner’s tower,Reversed thunder, Christ-side-piercing spear,The six-days world transposing in an hour,A kind of tune, which all things hear...

A note on COVID-19 from the Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome

Italy has been particularly badly hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. On Tuesday morning (31 March) the death toll stood at 11,591 and is continuing...

Turning the Diamond: George Herbert on Prayer, Day 8

Engine against the Almighty, sinner’s tower,Reversed thunder, Christ-side-piercing spear,The six-days world transposing in an hour,A kind of tune, which all things hear...

Turning the Diamond: George Herbert on Prayer, Day Seven

Engine against the Almighty, sinner’s tower,Reversed thunder, Christ-side-piercing spear,The six-days world transposing in an hour,A kind of tune, which all things hear...

Sri Lankan government formally withdraws from UNHRC Resolution a week before Special Rapporteur report

In September 2015 after a landmark investigation the United Nations released a major report on serious human rights violations committed during the...

Turning the Diamond: George Herbert on Prayer, Day Six

Note: For anyone joining this series in Week 2 (you can find the consolidated Week 1 here), we are continuing the verse-by-verse exposition...

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