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Sarum Graduate Publishes The Spirituality of Jane Austen

Congratulations are in order for Sarum graduate The Rev Prebendary Paula Hollingsworth, who has just published The Spirituality of Jane Austen: Her Faith Through her Life, Letters and Literature. Paula completed her MA in Christian Spirituality in 2007, and wrote … Read more

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Book of the Month: April 2014

Journey to the Empty Tomb: Exploring the Final Week of Jesus’ Life by Paula Gooder (2014) “maybe the poet… shows you new ways to see” Paula Gooder’s Biblical Exploration might well have been titled ‘the Subversive Jesus’. From Jesus’ entry … Read more

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The Art of Worship CD Now in stock

A companion CD to Nicholas Holtam’s ‘The Art of Worship’ this recording features arrangements of many of the prayers included in the book, sung by the Choir of St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square. Read more

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Simply Jesus

Simply Jesus We begin with a thought experiment. Modern critical biblical scholarship often points out how the church’s teachings about Jesus have become encrusted with tradition so that it is hard to see what the core documents—the New Testament—really say about him. Read more

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The Nail

The Nail This Lent book offers imaginative reflections on Christ’s crucifixion. Each of the seven chapters is focused on a different key character, who describes his or her experience of the Passion. The nails used to crucify Christ are used as a jumping off point for their reflections. Read more

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The Heart’s Time

The Heart's Time A day by day Lent book aimed at the individual reader, in which a poem appropriate to the themes of the season is read, along with a short reflection from the editor and a couple of questions to ponder. The purpose is to use a poetic text as the basis for ‘slow reflection’ during Lent and Eastertide. Read more

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Evensong

Evensong Kenneth Steven’s poems are inspired first and foremost by wildscape, by the places and people of Highland Perthshire and of the Celtic west – Iona and the Hebrides. But they are inspired by faith too, by the struggle to see God in the complexities of this world’s turmoil and find light in the darkness. Read more

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The Philosopher and the Gospels

Philosopher and the Gospels The teachings of Jesus Christ, as presented in the Bible, are familiar to millions around the world. But do we really understand what he said and did? Read more

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Speaking Christian

Speaking Christian In Speaking Christian, Marcus Borg takes some of the key words in the Christian dictionary and exposes the negative and unhelpful connotations they still carry today. At the same time, he goes back to the Bible and unpacks their meaning in a way that is both more faithful to the teaching of Jesus and more relevant to his followers today. Read more

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Making the most of your Child’s Baptism

Making the most of your child's Baptism A short, full-colour gift book which explains the baptism service for parents. Aimed at those not familiar with church, this book explains what baptism is and is structured around the service itself. It includes questions to think about and follow-up activities for parents and children. It is ideal for baptism preparation. Read more

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