Monthly Archives: February 2016

Lectionary Reading Blog for 13 March: 5th Sunday of Lent

It is such a shame that the monsters in the bible (whether you translate as: dragon, dinosaur, sea monster, or venomous serpent) sometimes get translated out. In my translation it has become a jackal. This image of the monsters here … Read more

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Sarum College Bookshop Shortlisted for Independent Bookshop of the Year

Congratulations to Sarum College Bookshop who have be shortlisted for the British Book Industry Awards Independent Bookshop of the Year 2016. Read more

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Next Stage of Make-over for Common Room

The next stage in the Common Room make-over has begun. Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 6 March: Mothering Sunday

Every single one of these readings for Mothering Sunday are about mothers who “let go”. Whether it is the mother of Moses leaving her baby on the river to be found by a princess, or Hannah giving her little boy … Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 28 February: 3rd Sunday of Lent

Pascho is the Greek verb for ‘to suffer’ not to be confused with pascha which is the Greek noun for ‘pass-over’ the Jewish feast that celebrates the Exodus. This word pascho (not pascha) is used in Luke only for the … Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 21 February: 2nd Sunday of Lent

In Exodus 19:10-11 we read: “the Lord said to Moses: ’Go to the people and consecrate them today and tomorrow. Have them wash their clothes and prepare for the third day, because on the third day the Lord will come … Read more

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Relationships by Sophie Ryder

The monumental wire and bronze sculptures of artist Sophie Ryder will be exhibited in Salisbury’s Cathedral Close from February 12th. The sculpture display is part of a city-wide exhibition of Ryder’s work led by Salisbury Cathedral.  Sarum College is among the participating venues, … Read more

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Bookshop Bestsellers: February 2016

1. Another Story Must Begin, by Johathan Meyer SPCK £7.99 2. Hymns Ancient & Modern (words edition) Canterbury Press,£12.50 3. Common Worship Morning and Evening Prayer on Sunday, Church House Publishing £2.95 4.  The Gospel in the Willows by Leslie … Read more

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Book of the Month: February 2016

Life in the Psalms by Patrick Woodhouse Do not be caught out by the early start of Lent! Most of us will seek support for our journey towards Easter. This will often take the shape of a trusted writer, guide … Read more

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Better Together: Sarum Celebrates Anniversary of Merger

A year ago today, Sarum College and the Southern Theological Education and Training Scheme (STETS) merged. It’s been an incredible year of growth and change. There’s shared teaching and expertise across all our education programmes. Alongside our suite of Theology … Read more

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