I see you and me as pilgrims in a beautiful, intriguing and often perplexing world. We have inherited political, cultural, social and religious stories. How are we to make sense of them? You have a unique story to tell – a unique perspective from which to view the world. You are invited to tell your story and to share your insights at this website. I think of myself as a pilgrim in pursuit of goodness, truth, beauty and genuine insight. I hope you will engage in the discussion of my blog, books, features and articles – especially if you are on a similar pilgrimage.
"With warmth, perception and sympathy, Roger Steer describes the life long journey of John Stott."
Jeremy Vine on Inside Story
In the year 1501, 16 year-old Catherine of Aragon was en route from Spain to London where she would marry Arthur, the eldest son of King Henry VII. She stayed at the Exeter Deanery, close to St Mary Major...Continue reading this entry →
On a recent visit to France, Sheila and I visited the ancient Abbey of Landévennec, south-east of Brest. The abbey was founded late in the 5th century by Saint Guénolé who, like us, also came from Britain. He was...Continue reading this entry →
Last month I wrote that Devon hasn’t produced many well-known hymn writers. But one of the greatest arrived in Devon from Hampshire early in 1822 at the age of 29 and, with his family, moved to Bramble Torr, a...Continue reading this entry →
Inside Story: The Life of John Stott
Jeremy Vine’s verdict: “Scrupulously researched, vividly written, this book lights up the character of the man with the longest shadow in the modern church.”
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