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The other view #pisky

I visited CATH (Churches Action for the Homeless) in Perth today to meet Ron Hogg and get a copy of their Calendar 2017. This is special – Ron sent a group of their service users out to photograph Perth and … Continue reading

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First Confirmation Selfie #pisky

I’ve been going through a period when there haven’t been many Confirmation Services – so I was glad to be able to take part in this baptism and confirmation at St Paul’s, Kinross. The selfie tells the story of something … Continue reading

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Washington #pisky

It’s been a very concentrated trip.  We are just about over the jet lag – and it’s time to do it all again in the other direction. So we took a day in Washington.  It turned into a sort of … Continue reading

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Virginia Theological Seminary. #pisky #anglican

The third element in this visit to the US has been a brief stay at Virginia Theological College which is just to the south of Washington.  The purpose of the visit was to follow up on some preliminary work done … Continue reading

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More from Ohio – about the Anglican Communion #pisky #Anglican

In the Diocesan Convention, we had a session on the Anglican Communion in which I shared with Bishop Mark Hollingsworth and Revd Gay Clark Jennings, President of the House of Deputies of the General Convention of The Episcopal  Church.  When … Continue reading

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Sermon at Convention – Diocese of Ohio #pisky

It’s the beginning of their bicentenary year – and a nod to Samuel Seabury.   So this is the sermon which I preached at the Convention Eucharist this evening OHIO SERMON It is an honour and a delight for Alison … Continue reading

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Coming to terms with Trump?  #pisky #anglican

Flying into Newark yesterday on our way to Cleveland, Ohio, you get a great view of the Manhattan skyline.  The new Freedom Tower, the Empire State Building and all the others are still there.  But when you get your feet … Continue reading

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Off to the US on pisky business.  #pisky

We are off this morning to Cleveland, Ohio, where I am going to preach their Diocesan Convention and do one or two other things.  Interesting time to be there, of course – particularly in Ohio.  It’s rust belt and a … Continue reading

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Faith for turbulent times #pisky

Another Thought for the Day for BBC Scotland this morning

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In the migrant queue. #pisky

It’s a while since I have been in Glasgow.  And I realise I should go more often – it’s like Belfast with bits of Donegal attached. The traffic was terrible – which allowed time for a proper conversation with the … Continue reading

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