REV. BADEN STANLEY

REV. BADEN STANLEY

Each week we hope to post a blog on a Monday or Tuesday. These blogs will hopefully stimulate thought, discussion and even debate around key topics that are affecting our society at this time of great change and challenge.

See the Person, not the Meme

Some of you reading this blog may struggle to understand much of its content; if so please refer any questions to a teenager!! As most of you are aware, I am something of a techno-dinosaur,

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Lean on Me!

Yesterday’s Leaving Cert. results has drawn to a conclusion (for most at least) , one of the strangest and most challenging exam years ever. I say ‘one of the most challenging’ because many of us

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Laethanta Saoire (Holidays)

I am a huge fan of the Vicar of Dibley, we as a family have enjoyed belly-aching laughs at the antics of the slightly (ir)Reverend Geraldine Grainger as she struggles to adapt to and support

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A Reflection from Baden

Being Church: A new Model In a time of such dramatic change to our daily lives it might seem like madness to even consider changing how we ‘are’ and ‘do’ church. Surely it would be

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The Place of Peace

Those of you who know me well know that I am a ‘water’ person.  I love walking beside water (haven’t quite worked out how to walk on it yet!). I particularly enjoy walking along a

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While we were sleeping

One of the all too many horrendous school shootings of recent years took place in Dunblane Primary School in Scotland on the 13th March 1996 : killing 16 children, and one of the teachers, and

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The Voice – Part 6

She watched the lone figure make his way through the scrub and low-lying shrubs that spread out below her. Her daily visits to the place where they had parted months before grew more frequent and

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