In memoriam: Simon Barrington-Ward

Following the sad news of the death of Bishop Simon Barrington-Ward on Holy Saturday 2020, formerly the Bishop of Coventry, we are pleased to publish a poem in memoriam, written by Sarah Cawdell. “Lord Jesus Christ” Berlin 1954 Post war community is found where trauma is faced, sin acknowledged, forgiveness found, poetry and friendship, love, … Continue Reading

Sounds of Easter

After the earthquake, silence in the garden, Even the birdsong hushed, And the cicadas shocked to stillness.   After the earthquake, silence in the garden, Guards like dead men lying, Whilst the risen Christ waits day’s dawning.   After the earthquake, silence in the garden, Wailing women running, Spices spilled, lying on the pathway.   … Continue Reading