“Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. And behold an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid. Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Saviour, who is Christ the Lord. And this will be the sig
As I write, we await on Saturday, the funeral at Windsor, of HRH the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Partly through his own choice, and partly because of on-going Covid restrictions, the funeral will be a much simpler affair that it might otherwise have been. We will know by the time you read this, what the actual order will have been. I pray and trust that it will be truly Christian funeral. More and more often these days, funerals are described not as just that a funeral,
Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia Its amazing the pastoral work a priest can do in Sainsbury’s! Helen has been working away for a few days. This means I have been shopping in Sainsbury’s for all the foods I am not normally allowed to eat! Vestments are, thank goodness, very forgiving!
But on my visits, I have had a chance to meet albeit briefly, and at a distance, some people I haven’t seen for ages, which has been lovely. But on the way back to