Love and knowledge embrace one another

Sam Wells suggests that it is very hard to believe “that if someone truly knows you, they will truly understand and love you.” That is because of the sense of shame that we feel. Sam Wells is reflecting on Psalm 139 which begins with the words “You have searched me and known me.” He points […]

Landlords from hell

The Nativity by Korean artist Woonbo Kim Ki-chang raises question of “where was Jesus born?” Coronation Street has a story line about the politics of casting for the local Nativity. (Hopefully Simon will get the role of the innkeeper). The innkeeper is always cast in a good light. He is the one who found room […]