Chaplain News

What's in a name?

What's in a name?

19/07/21

A couple of weeks ago, the Bishop of Chester visited our school as we officially opened our new school building with a small ceremony. The building was named VERITAS (TRUTH- Jesus said ‘I am the truth’ John 14:6) and as you know, our other... Read more...

Timeless

Timeless

27/05/21

“To everything there is a season; a time for every purpose under heaven.”Ecclesiastes 3:1 This week marks a change of season as our Year 11 students, say goodbye and move on to the next chapter in their lives. It is with great sadness that... Read more...

The Look of Love

The Look of Love

21/04/21

If I were to ask you to paint/draw a picture of ‘love’, I wonder what it would look like? Hearts and flowers? A mother with her new-born baby? A young couple staring adoringly into each other’s eyes? The truth is that we have an image... Read more...

Laughter is the best medicine

Laughter is the best medicine

19/03/21

Today is Comic Relief Day 2021, or as it has been nicknamed, Red Nose Day. It began in 1985 when two comedians, Lenny Henry and Richard Curtis decided to use the gift of comedy and fun to tackle poverty and injustice, and in particular, the Ethiopian... Read more...

The Window and The Mirror

The Window and The Mirror

26/02/21

Throughout lockdown, many of us have been unable to see our loved ones, and others have been able to see them, but only through a window, as with care homes.Seeing others is a strange phenomenon. Many of us look but do not really see, whilst others of... Read more...

Finding Joy

Finding Joy

22/01/21

Saying Happy New Year to people seems quite ironic. Firstly, we are barely seeing anyone to say it to, and secondly, it feels far from happy. We are in the middle of a global pandemic with all the worries, fears and consequences that brings: grief, illness... Read more...