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
Malcolm Muggeridge (1903-90), one of the first celebrities of the television age, who came to despise the media, died 24 years ago today on 14 November 1990. Writing in the New Statesman on 10 March 1967 he said that 'books like Resurrection...Continue reading this entry →
My wife, Sheila, and I are looking forward to attending the opening of Mary Jones World at Llanycil, Bala, north Wales, on Sunday 5 October 2014 – the bicentenary of the death of Thomas Charles from whom...Continue reading this entry →
Sheila and I are to see Anna Karenina at the Exeter Picture House this Friday. We wonder how close to the book the film will stick. For example on p 54 of the Penguin Classic edition of the book, Tolstoy says that Levin has 'scowling eyebrows'. How scowling are...Continue reading this entry →