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The Scottish Colourists: 1900-1930
The Scottish Colourists: 1900-1930
by Philip Long
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £10.47

5.0 out of 5 stars A LOVELY BOOK, 22 Feb 2013
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I got this for my wife as a presnet last year -- she loves it, as do I. It depicts some wonderful paintings by Scottish artists.


World-Shaped Mission: Exploring New Frameworks for the Church of England in World Mission
World-Shaped Mission: Exploring New Frameworks for the Church of England in World Mission
by Janice Price
Edition: Paperback
Price: £12.99

4.0 out of 5 stars A VALUABLE DOCUMENT, 22 Feb 2013
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This was required reading for a conference I recently attended. It met the need quite well. It describes an Anglicanism that has come of age in its commitment to world mission.


Daylight Floorstanding Reading, Art & Craft Lamp D23030-01
Daylight Floorstanding Reading, Art & Craft Lamp D23030-01
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Price: £99.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A VERY GOOD CHOICE, 22 Feb 2013
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My wife needed am adequate light with a magnifying glass for her sewing projects. This one is just the job!


Nordlux Gu10 Bali Metal Dimmable Touch Control Plug In Wall Light, White
Nordlux Gu10 Bali Metal Dimmable Touch Control Plug In Wall Light, White
Price: £39.98

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A GOOD PURCHASE, 22 Feb 2013
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I got this for my wife for her birthday. She loves it and it has fully met her need for a proper bedside light.


Western Digital MyBook Studio Edition II 2TB Firewire 400 / 800 & eSata External Hard Drive (discontinued by manufacturer)
Western Digital MyBook Studio Edition II 2TB Firewire 400 / 800 & eSata External Hard Drive (discontinued by manufacturer)

5.0 out of 5 stars A GOOD ITEM, 22 Feb 2013
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This was recommended to me by one of my sons (who works for Apple). It has performed perfectly and is fully up to expectations.


Leaving Alexandria: A Memoir of Faith and Doubt
Leaving Alexandria: A Memoir of Faith and Doubt
by Richard Holloway
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £12.59

12 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars I COULDN'T PUT IT DOWN, 21 Mar 2012
This is easily the best autobiography I have read since 'Some Day I'll Find You', by H.A. Williams, CR (1982).

Like Williams before him, Holloway has 'not yet found', but I doubt if anyone's quest for God has ever been described with such intelligence and elegance.

Richard Holloway could no doubt easily embrace the pithy maxim attributed to Martin Buber and employed by Williams as his frontispiece quotation: "Nothing is more likely to mask the face of God than religion."

This book will not please everyone, but the fact that an Anglican of such prominence has written it is bound to a help the cause of intelligent enquiry that needs to happen in the Church before we can move on from Christianity to "the truth as it is in Jesus".
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Hot Fives and Sevens
Hot Fives and Sevens
Price: £13.25

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars THE GREATEST JAZZ RECORDINGS EVER MADE, 27 Feb 2012
This review is from: Hot Fives and Sevens (Audio CD)
I have been listening to these sides for over 60 years. In my view they are, quite simply, the greatest jazz recordings ever made.


Tyvek C4 Air Mail Pocket P&S Envelopes White 229x324 mm 555074
Tyvek C4 Air Mail Pocket P&S Envelopes White 229x324 mm 555074

5.0 out of 5 stars Glad to find this item, 18 Nov 2011
I looked all over the place for this product. Where it was available at all (which was rare in itself) the prices were outrageous. Thanks to you I was able to find what I needed at reasonable cost.


God at 2000
God at 2000
by Marcus Borg
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.99

5.0 out of 5 stars MUST READING FOR ANYONE WHO WANTS TO MOVE ON FROM PRIMITIVE CONCEPTS OF GOD, 17 May 2010
This review is from: God at 2000 (Paperback)
This book will be helpful to those who, while not denying the idea of God, would like to discard the anthropomorphic baggage that has been attached to this concept over the centuries.

It also makes a valuable contribution to the current theological task of moving beyond Theism to a more abstract understanding of the nature of God.

The speakers who took part in this symposium, which was designed to coincide with the 2000th anniversary of the birth of Jesus, came to the subject from a variety of backgrounds, including Judaism and Islam. Their contributions are readable, informative and compelling.

Speaking for myself (as an Anglican priest), I found this book quite enlightening and I commend it anyone who wants to experience theological and personal liberation.

Such liberation is surely needed in a world where anthropomorphic conceptions of God have led to repeated disaster.


Daily Meditations for Practicing the Course
Daily Meditations for Practicing the Course
by Karen Casey
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars A wonderful entry-level introduction to the Course, 12 Mar 2010
A number of people I know have found the Course overwhelming at first sight. Several of them have found this wonderful book a means of easing their way gently into the Course's formidable thought system. What's remarkable about this unique contribition to the vast body of literature about the Course is the fact that Karen Casey, while making the Course "user-friendly", has remained faithful to its radical teachings. Course students, new and old, have reason to be grateful to her.


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