Category Archives: Talks
0 There is a mother on a hill. Her brow and back are bent like haggard wiry grass on a wild, wet moor. She stands in a dark [..]
The benefice newsletter for April 2021 is available to view or download here.
Another morning with St Cuthbert, another miracle, and another woman healed. Interesting how much the Anglo-Saxon church, and Cuthbert especially, valued women, how many stories are about them, [..]
Cuthbert is a pastoral bishop, for whom visiting ordinary people is part of the essence of his ministry. Here another woman close to death is restored to life [..]
The parish newsletter for March 2021 is now available to view or download from here.
Day 28 of morning prayer with St Cuthbert. Cuthbert travels to the west coast to visit Carlisle again on episcopal duties. While there he meets up with an [..]
While Cuthbert is taken on a tourist trip of the Roman ruins of Carlisle, he reels under the disturbance of the air rent by calamitous events elsewhere. Morning [..]
The parish newsletter for February 2021 is now available to view or download from here.
Day 26 of morning prayer with St Cuthbert. Reluctant though he may have been to take up the mantle of episcopacy, Bede is seriously impressed with the way [..]
The latest parish newsletter is now available to view or download on the House of Prayer website. However, given the lockdown announcement made by the Government earlier this [..]
Day 25 of morning prayer with St Cuthbert. On his return from a meeting with his bishop at his first monastery, Cuthbert is urgently asked to come and [..]