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"Who am I?"


How do you go about answering a question such as this? Do you consider your physical appearance or your personality? Do you consider your chemical composition – 70% water, enough iron in your body to make a 3 inch nail etc? Do you define yourself... Read more...

Sunday - a Day of Rest


Have you ever wondered where the idea of “a week” comes from? Why is it defined as a period of 7 days? There is no astronomical reason for this as there is for a “day” (the time it takes our planet to rotate once about its axis... Read more...

"To end all wars"

"To end all wars"


At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918 formal hostilities of World War I ended. It was known as the “Great War” because of the loss of life – 20 million killed and 20 million injured. It was also the “War to... Read more...

"Fallout" - the consequenses of our decisions

"Fallout" - the consequenses of our decisions


17/10/18 “Your mission, should you choose to accept it. I wonder, did you ever choose not to? The end you've always feared is coming. And the blood will be on your hands. The fallout of all your good intentions.”So begins the trailer... Read more...

St George and the Fiery Furnace


OK, it’s not the usual title for the story of St George, but allow me to explain.George was a soldier in the Roman army in the latter years of the 3rd and on into the start of the 4th century AD. He rose to the rank of Tribune. In 303AD the Emperor... Read more...