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  1. The Bumper Book of Resources: Instant Youth Group (Volume 8)

    Imagine if you had in one place material from some of the most well-respected writers for young people!

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  2. This Months Featured Author - David Adam

    David Adam was born in Alnwick, Northumberland and was the Vicar of Lindisfarne where he ministered to thousands of pilgrims and other visitors for thirteen years until he retired in March 2003. He is the author of many inspiring books on spirituality and prayer, and his Celtic writings have rekindled a keen interest in our Christian heritage.

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    I find that increasingly I'm forgiven for being grumpy.  At my age it is almost as though people expect it of me. So I don't disappoint them.

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  4. A Prayer for Westminster.


    Lord God,
    we pray today for our world,
    haunted by the spectre of extremism.

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  5. Still Valued and Blessed

    When do we move from middle age into old age?  Is it when our hair begins to turn grey - or we lose it? Could it be when we hit the age of being eligible to receive our pensions?

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  6. Sponsored reading of Nicholas King's translation of the Bible

    We are delighted to announce that Nicholas King's iconic translation of the Bible will be read in its entirety between November 30 and December 3. - a 'first' we think!

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  7. First woman bishop presented with Bible translated by Jesuit Catholic priest

    On Monday 26th January Libby Lane was consecrated as the first female bishop in the Church of England in a packed service at York Minster.

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  8. Modern Language

    Many will remember the joy that greeted the introduction of Common Worship in the year 2000. At last, Anglican worshippers were able fully to participate in worship using familiar, everyday language in prayers and responses whose meaning was clear.

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  9. 'We can't sing up there'

    'We can't sing up there' is a comment made after far too many church services. And it's true: research shows that for various reasons the human singing voice has dropped over the last century.

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  10. A very personal translation...

    Review by The Rev Dr Paul Ellingworth for The Methodist Recorder

    It is probably correct to describe The Bible: A Study Bible, freshly translated by Nicholas King (Kevin Mayhew hardback edition £49.99, presentation edition £59.99), as unique. There have been other English versions of the Bible by single translators such as James Moffatt and Ronald Knox. However, for the last generation or more, these have been based on Hebrew and Aramaic texts of the Old Testament and Greek of the New.

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