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Article in Transforming Ministry: ‘Readers in the Eastern Churches’

My article ‘Readers in the Eastern Churches’ has just been published in the Winter 2020 edition of Transforming Ministry, the magazine of the Church of England’s Central Readers’ Council. The … Continue reading

October 23, 2020 · 1 Comment

‘Macabre Church Lore’ for the Churches Conservation Trust

This afternoon I delivered a virtual talk for the Churches Conservation Trust on the subject of ‘Macabre Church Lore’ (you can listen to the talk here). The talk explored the … Continue reading

October 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

‘Spooky Suffolk’ on BBC Radio Suffolk

  This afternoon I was interviewed on BBC Radio Suffolk (listen from 3:17:00) as part of what will become a regular segment on ‘Spooky Suffolk’, featuring weird tales and unexplained … Continue reading

October 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

Article in British Catholic History: ‘Sir Thomas Tresham and the Christian Cabala’

My article ‘Sir Thomas Tresham and the Christian Cabala’ has just been published in the journal British Catholic History.¬†While Tresham is renowned for his interest in mystical numerology (expressed in … Continue reading

October 5, 2020 · 1 Comment