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."
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The Prime Minister called on people across the UK to speak out in favour of the UK and against Scottish independence. I want to thank Glasgow Caledonian for co-hosting this event. This is a fantastic, forward-looking university – and we are very...Continue reading this entry →
I took this picture of my home town of Exeter on 22 January this year. You will see the sun shining on Colleton Crescent, perhaps the finest group of late Georgian houses in Exeter. It was built above the...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 →