Monthly Archives: September 2013

Urban Bible: Storybook or Manual

I have just spent a happy couple of hours with a couple of clergy, diocesan officers and a PhD student at Chester Diocesan Church House discussing how the Bible can be used in urban areas. I have become a fan … Continue reading

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Bookless Bible

Bookless Bibles[1] I wonder whether one of the ways that we can reintroduce the biblical narrative to people on urban estates is by taking seriously a method called Remembering the Bible.[2] Janet Lees opens her book with the following words: … Continue reading

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Broken Lives, Healing Stories (Draft 2 – still a beginning)

Broken Lives, Healing Stories: Encounters with Bible in Urban Situations People have asked me where I got my love for reading, and in particular wrestling with the Scriptures from. Often the question is asked because of the working class background … Continue reading

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Broken Lives, Healing Stories

This is a beginning, very tentative. Comments are very welcome. It will be turned into a bigger manuscript…..possibly book…. So over to you. People have asked me where I got my love for reading, and in particular wrestling with the … Continue reading

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