Posts Categorized: Minister’s Blog

Reflections: Beloved Community – a home for outsiders?

The American philosopher Josiah Royce was one of the first to use the term ‘beloved community’ to describe the kind of human society that honours both individual identity and its collective context. Royce once said ‘My life means nothing, either theoretically or practically, unless I am a member of a community.’ Later, the great 20th […]

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Published 05/10/2017


Reflections: ‘Back to School’

Although the Chapel services have been quieter, as is usual during the summer, it has been fantastic to welcome visitors and neighbours in August for Open Chapel. It was a great opportunity to let newcomers know what’s different about a Unitarian Chapel and to give them a chance to see inside our beautiful building. Our […]

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Published 05/09/2017