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The week that is in reaction

Well, after Australia crashed out of the Rugby world cup,┬áthis weekend it was New Zealand’s turn. I had a certain sense of relief. The news had been taken over by rugby: life is more than that. When the game did happen (and we were losing) the one time there was a counter attack we could […]


2 November 19

I’m writing this on All Saint’s Day (Nov 1) and Kea asked how many saints are there. The correct answer is in Christ we are all saints. Of those who are examples to us, there are often two to three per day in the Anglican list, and hundreds per century on the Catholic lists. Those […]