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  • Not of This Worldview: Poetry for the Kingdom Among Us - product image

    Not of This Worldview: Poetry for the Kingdom Among Us

    by Richard S. Briggs

    Paperback £9.99
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-78959-158-3

    In poems that range from loose informality to tight structure, and from the humorous to the sombre, Richard Briggs seeks to let poetry open our eyes and ears to the strange and elusive work of God among us.

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  • A New Heaven and a New Earth: St Cuthbert and the Conquest of the North - product image

    A New Heaven and a New Earth: St Cuthbert and the Conquest of the North

    by Katharine Tiernan

    Paperback £12.99
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-78959-125-5

    Caught between the Northumbrian rebels and their brutal new Norman masters, the Community of St Cuthbert at Durham is struggling to survive. The final novel in the Cuthbert trilogy, set at the time of the Harrying of the North, tells the story of the survival of the shrine and the foundation of Durham Cathedral.

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  • Place of Repose: St Cuthbert’s Last Journey - product image

    Place of Repose: St Cuthbert’s Last Journey

    by Katharine Tiernan

    Paperback £12.99
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-78959-078-4

    A tale of violence and intrigue, revenge and reconciliation – and of true love lost and found. Set in the ninth century at the time of the Viking invasions, Place of Repose follows the flight of St Cuthbert's monks from Lindisfarne and their turbulent journey in search of a new home for the saint.

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Hanging Pictures on the Wall

GUEST BLOG: A good poem is like a picture on a wall, says Richard Briggs. Now I love art galleries. But I have never been good at hanging pictures around the house. I am not speaking of my practical difficulties with that most complex of tools—a hammer—or the intricacies of banging …

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March #BookOfTheMonth: The Geese Flew Over My Heart

Poems for prayer and reflection: our March #BookOfTheMonth is Lyn McCrave’s deeply personal and at times haunting collection, The Geese Flew Over My Heart. This beautiful collection reflects the search for God in the pain and vulnerability of life, in human relationships, in nat…

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Book Launch: Christian and Sikh

The Sikh Christian Forum invites you to the (virtual) book launch for Christian and Sikh: A Practical Theology of Multiple Religious Participation by John Barnett. Thursday 4 March 2021 at 7pm (please arrive a few minutes early) Watch Now on YouTube Note: The discount code mentioned …

Added about 3 weeks ago.

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