Prayer and Spirituality

Peace Walker, Paul Haines, shares his thoughts on two aspects of pilgrimage – Prayer and Spirituality – which he shared, with two other pilgrims,  at a service Celebrating Pilgrimage with the Archbishop of Cantebury a couple of years ago. Prayer and Spirituality are an intrinsic part of Pilgrimage for all faith traditions. Satish Kumar says, […]

Week of 15th May – Prayer for World Peace

This week we have a Prayer for World Peace: Lord, we pray for the power to be gentle; the strength to be forgiving; the patience to be understanding; and the endurance to accept the consequences of holding to what we believe to be right. May we put our trust in the power of good to […]

Week of 8th May – Green Haze

Spring is well truly out and with us, but Valerie Ward from the Muslim faith community, takes us back to Good Friday when those green buds were just beginning to appear: “Good Friday was a beautiful sunny day in Cornwall and gave me a chance to get out for an extra long walk on the […]

Week of 1st May – Great and Holy Pascha

It’s the 1st May – May Day, but surprisingly this week’s Thought of the Week relates to Easter and comes from the Orthdox Church – ‘Christos anesté’ – Christ is Risen!  Read more from David Hampshire: Today is Great and Holy Pascha when we in the Orthodox Church celebrate the resurrection of Jesus after being […]

Week of 24th April – Sing-Song Sunday

We really are now well into Spring and we start another week.  Andrew Keast from the Christian Faith Community shares his thought on, well read more, and you’ll find out …. Something I never knew before preparing this thought for the week was that in some Christian calendars the fifth Sunday of Easter (24 April […]

Week of 17th April – An Ordinary Tree

Spring has definitely arrived and this week’s thought we hear from Eve Salthouse about ‘An ordinary tree’ (or is it?) This is a very ordinary week. When I was asked to write a thought for this week from a pagan perspective, I wondered what I could say about this oh-so-ordinary week. The moon is not […]