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Daily Archives: October 13, 2005

Brother’s 70th birthday present

When I rang my Tasmanian brother on October 3, the day of his birthday, I promised some DVDs, which I have just sent. Black Hawk Down and The Colour of War: Anzacs, narrated by Russell Crowe, “a groundbreaking television series about Anzacs, which explores the bond between Australian and New Zealand soldiers during war.”

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Posted by on October 13, 2005 in Australia and Australian, dvd, events, local, personal, Surry Hills

 

sydneyanglicans.net – Here I Stand: John Shelby Spong

I have been reading Here I Stand: My Struggle for a Christianity of Integrity, Love & Equality, the autobiography of Bishop John Shelby Spong (Harper Collins pb 2001). I find it fascinating and inspiring, though not without its faults. The review named above, however, is quite revealing about Sydney Anglican attitudes.
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Posted by on October 13, 2005 in Australia and Australian, Bible, book reviews, Christianity, culture wars, faith and philosophy, fundamentalism and extremism, Gay and Lesbian, interfaith, personal, Political, Pomo, racism, Top read, writers