Monthly Archives: November 2012

Methodist leaders welcome appointment of Justin Welby as Archbishop of Canterbury

In a press release from the Methodist Media Service, British Methodism’s top brass look forward to working with Archbishop Justin Welby: “Bishop Justin has demonstrated himself to be a man of spiritual depth and wisdom. He has shown great passion … Continue reading

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Remember, remember: a talk for Guy Fawkes Night

Remember, remember the Fifth of November, The Gunpowder Treason and Plot, I see no reason Why the Gunpowder Treason Should ever be forgot. (Traditional rhyme) Remember, remember… how can we not remember, with the fireworks going off around us? I … Continue reading

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Hymn of the Week: I’ll praise my Maker while I’ve breath

Today’s hymn of the week is Isaac Watts’ metrical adaptation of Psalm 146, the lectionary psalm for Ordinary 31B. First published in Psalms of David (1719) in six stanzas, the version  usually sung today is John Wesley’s revision, which omits … Continue reading

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